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President Buhari appoints media aide Lauretta Onochie and three others as INEC Commissioners

President Buhari has sent a letter to the Nigerian Senate asking for the lawmakers to confirm the appointment of one of his media aides, Lauretta Onochie, as a National Commissioner of the Independent National Electoral Commission representing Delta State. Others are Prof. Mohammed Sani Katsina), Prof. Kunle Ajayi (Ekiti), and Seidu Ahmed (Jigawa). Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, […]

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Protest in Osogbo as SARS officers allegedly chase three suspected internet fraudsters to their death (photos)

Young men in Osogbo, Osun state took to the streets to protest after three suspected internet fraudsters were allegedly chased to their death by SARS officers today September 15. According to eyewitnesses, the young men were riding in their car when the SARS officers attempted to stop them. They refused to stop and the SARS officers […]

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Groom dies in a car accident, three days after tying the knot in Delta .

A Nigerian man, Rex Ebube Amatu, has died in a fatal accident, just three days after he tied the knot in Delta State. According to reports, Rex who got married on Saturday, September 5, 2020, died on his way back to Lagos State on Tuesday, September 8. It was gathered that the deceased was trying […]

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Medical tribunal sanctions doctors over death of three-month-old baby

Two Nigerian medical doctors, Joseph Iyoha and Mukaila Oladipo, have been sanctioned by the Medical and Dental Practitioners Disciplinary Tribunal for their negligence that reportedly caused the death of a three-month-old baby named Peace Oluwole. Peace had developed symptoms of malaria and was rushed to the hospital where the doctors worked. She died and the family petitioned the […]

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Three children killed as flood sweeps through Gwagwalada community in Abuja (photos))

Three children have died in the flash flood that swept through the Gwagalada area of Abuja, the nation’s capital yesterday July 25. The heavy rainfall washed away cars, pulled down buildings, and several soakaways were left open and completely damaged. See more photos from the flood scenes below

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Three kidnappers killed and two of their informants arrested in Kogi (photos)

Three alleged kidnappers were gunned down in a battle and two of their informants arrested early Saturday morning along Lokoja-Okene highway by a team of hunters and neighborhood watch from Okehi and Adavi LGAs of the state. According to reports, the alleged kidnappers who were planning to stage an attack on road users on the […]

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Communications Minister, Isa Pantami, denies reports of purchasing three new houses for his wives

Minister of Communications and Digital Economics, has denied reports he recently purchased three new houses for his three wives in Abuja. Sahara Reporters had published photos of three houses the Minister allegedly purchased for his wives. However, in a statement released by his media aide, Pantami denied the allegation. Describing the report as false, the […]

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Lightning strikes three FRSC officials dead in Ogun

Three FRSC officials have died after they were struck by lightning in Ogun State. The tragedy occured early on Wednesday, June 17, in the ancient town of Ilese, near Ijebu -Ode, in Ijebu North-East local government area of Ogun State. The lightning struck at about 10am while officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) […]

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Lagos accredits three private hospitals for COVID-19 treatment

The Lagos state government has accredited three private hospitals for treatment and management of Coronavirus cases. Lagos Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi who made the announcement during a press briefing, said the accredited hospitals passed a biosecurity compliance test which was designed to reduce the risk of transmission of infectious diseases. He added that the […]

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17-year-old girl gang-raped by three street urchins in Ekiti

A 17-year-old girl was ambushed and gang-raped by three armed boys suspected to be street urchins, in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital on Monday, June 1. According to reports, the victim sells sachet water and soft drinks at the popular Oja’ba market in Ado-Ekiti. At about 7pm on Monday, three young men wielding broken bottles […]

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Three brothers allegedly kill their sibling over proceeds they gathered from their mother’s funeral in Imo

Men of the Imo State Police Command are currently on the trail of three brothers, Patrick Obieshieke, Chinonso Obieshieke and John Erieka for allegedly killing their blood brother, Remigius Obieshieke, over money realized from the burial of their 75-year-old mother. A statement released by the state police command spokesperson, Orlando Ikeokwu today May 25, said […]

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Family of three killed by thunder strike in Benue

An entire community in Tarau Gwer local government area in Benue state was thrown into mourning on Saturday night, as a family of three were killed by thunder strike. A man, his wife and their five (5) year old son died on the spot after the thatch house they were sleeping in was struck by […]

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Angry mob kills three members of notorious gang in Adamawa after they snatched a resident’s phone (graphic photos)

Three suspected members of a notorous gang, Shila boys, were on Saturday night killed by angry mobs in Yola, capital of Adamawa State. The boys, who allegedly specialized in dispossessing people of their belongings in streets, had operated successfully in the Jimeta area of the capital city. However, the boys met their waterloo on Saturday […]

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Doctors in Ogun to embark on three-days warning strike amidst COVID19 pandemic

Resident doctors at the Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, are set to embark on a three-day warning strike starting from on Monday May 4th. In a letter jointly signed by the President and General Secretary of the Association, Popoola Mutiua and Osundara Tope, respectively, the doctors said they decided to embark on […]

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Three more COVID19 related deaths recorded in Lagos

Three more COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded in Lagos. The state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, disclosed this via his Twitter handle this afternoon. ”3 more #COVID19 related deaths were recorded, bringing total of such deaths in Lagos to 28” he tweeted. The Commissioner also gave an update on the COVID-19 pandemic in […]

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Three more COVID19 deaths recorded in Kano

Three Coronavirus related deaths have been recorded in Kano state. The state Ministry of Health disclosed this via its Twitter handle this morning, Saturday May 2nd. The Ministry also confirmed 92 new cases of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the total of COVID-19 cases in the state to 311.

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Woman and three of her sons die eight days apart after contracting Coronavirus

An African American woman and three of her sons who contracted all Coronavirus have died. The woman, Antoinette Franklin, a lifelong New Orleans resident, died March 23. Her sons, Herman Franklin Jr., 71, Anthony Franklin Sr., 58, and Timothy Franklin, 61, died from March 20 to March 30, according to their obituaries. The brothers and […]

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Covid-19: Single Mother of three jumps into the river over lockdown

A woman who defied the coronavirus stay-at-home order in Osun State, was on Wednesday rescued by some residents after she jumped into the Osun River at Ogo-Oluwa area of Osogbo. The woman, identified as Kafayat Alake, could have drowned but was lucky as some concerned residents who had seen her walking on the bridge promptly […]

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Three new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Lagos

Three new cases of Coronavirus have been reported in Lagos state. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC. two of the fresh cases are returning travellers while the third one had a contact with a confirmed case. This brings to 30 the number of confirmed cases of the disease in Nigeria  

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Man sets three churches on fire because he is still poor despite church preaching prosperity

Police have on Monday arrested a 21-year-old man who allegedly set three churches ablaze in Kasokoso Kira Municipality in Wakiso District, Uganda, because they preach prosperity gospel and yet have failed to get him out of poverty. According to a police statement issued shortly after his arrest, the suspect John Reagan Ngobi, told them that […]