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Fuji Musician Kwam 1’s daughter dies in Canada

Fuji musician Wasiu Ayinde Marshal also known as Kwam 1 has lost his 34-year-old daughter Wasilat Anifowose. Wasilat reportedly died in the early hours of Tuesday from complications arising from diabetes in Canada. Kwa‎m 1’s manager, Esther has confirmed the death in a statement without much details.

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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is dead

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee died early Tuesday at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital, city officials have reported. He was 65. His cause of death was not immediately released. “It is with profound sadness and terrible grief that we confirm that Mayor Edwin M. Lee passed away on Tuesday, December …

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Traditional ruler arrested for crushing wife to death with Jeep

Traditional ruler arrested for crushing wife to death with Jeep

A traditional ruler in Ise Town, Ibeju Lekki, Lagos State, Taibu Ogunbanjo, is currently cooling his heels in police custody for allegedly crushing his wife to death. The baale runs a block-moulding factory at Folu, a community in Ibeju Lekki. Taibu and his wife, Rotimi Ogunbanjo, got married three years …

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Seven dead in crash on Ogun highway

Seven persons were on Saturday killed in an accident at area J4 along Sagamu-Ijebu-Ode Expressway. The multiple crash occurred at about 5.30a.m. and involved 28 persons and three vehicles. The Ogun State Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, Clement Oladele, who confirmed this, said eight persons were also …

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Yemen Former President Saleh killed by Rebels

Yemen’s former president Ali Abdullah Saleh, who ruled the country for more than three decades and played a pivotal role in the country’s ongoing civil war, has been killed, the country’s Houthi rebels have said. The Houthi-run Masirah TV announced the death of the “leader of the traitors” on Monday, …

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FG inaugurates burial committee for Alex Ekwueme

Nigerian govt inaugurates burial committee for Alex Ekwueme

The federal government has inaugurated a national burial committee headed by Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) for the burial of late former Vice President Alex Ekwueme. Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President made this known when he …

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AIT Staff, Wife, Three Children Die In Kogi Auto Crash

Journalists in Kogi State have been thrown into mourning as they have lost one of their colleagues, Mr Abdullahi Ibrahim who was a reporter with the African Independent Television, AIT. Abdullahi, a senior journalist was said to be going to his hometown, Okaba, in Ankpa local government area of Kogi …

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Governor Obiano mourns Alex Ekwueme

The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Maduaburochukwu Obiano has described the demise of the former Vice President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme as a huge loss to Nigeria. Reacting to the news of the death from his Aguleri country home where he had gone …

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