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Yusuf returns after his medical trip – Buhari’s wife

President Muhammadu Buhari’s son Yusuf has returned to Nigeria after spending nearly two months receiving medical treatment in Germany. Sahara Reporters learnt that “Yusuf received treatment at the St. Joseph Hospital in Wiesbaden as well as further treatment to fix a broken arm at another hospital in Munich. Yusuf left …

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1,306 Nigerians died in road accidents in Q4 2017 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says no fewer than 1,306 Nigerians died in road accidents in the fourth quarter of 2017. The NBS stated this in its, “ Road Transport Data for Fourth Quarter 2017’’ posted on its website. The NBS said that 1,200 of the 1,306 Nigerians who …

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All 66 people on board Killed in Iran plane crash

An Iranian passenger plane on a domestic flight crashed into the country’s Zagros mountains on Sunday killing all 66 people on board, officials said. The Aseman Airlines flight left Tehran’s Mehrabad airport around 0800 (0430 GMT) for the city of Yasuj in Isfahan province, said Mohammad Tabatabai, director of public …

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Ten Killed in Ondo road accident

No fewer than 10 persons on Wednesday lost their lives while five were critically injured in a fatal road accident that occurred on Akure/Owo Expressway at the Agbogbo area of Akure, the Ondo State capital. According to an eyewitness, the crash involved a Toyota 14-passenger commercial bus with registration number, …

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House fire kills triplets, brother in Jigawa

A fire outbreak has killed triplets and their brother in Hadejia town, Jigawa, according to the spokesman of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps in the state, Adamu Shehu. Mr. Shehu told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday that the fire was caused by a spark from …

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10 dead in Lagos station gas explosion

Gas tanks at the Second Coming gas station in the Magodo area of Lagos exploded on Monday resulting in an inferno. At least 10 persons died in the inferno, according to Channels Television. The inferno, which was triggered by a spark from a car at the station, has already spread …

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