TRAGEDY: How pregnant woman, her two kids perished in Anambra community inferno Umuoffor village Okija, Ihiala local government area of Anambra state, has been thrown into great mourning following the fire incident that consumed a pregnant woman and her two children. The deceased, Nwazuru Okeke, and her kids, Chidi Ebube and Makuochukwu, aged two and one year old respectively, were said to be...... read more
TRAGEDY: Community in anguish, as generator fumes kill four children of one family Aghoro II community in Ekeremor Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, has been thrown into anguish and mourning following the death of four people from fumes of a newly-acquired generator. The ugly incident which took place on Saturday, was said to have left the community in deep shock, after the discovery...... read more
No words can describe my pain – Olumuyiwa, Prof. Adesanmi’s widow Emotions, like a burst pipe, gushed out, on Sunday, as Olumuyiwa, widow of Nigeria’s foremost writer and academic, Pius Adesanmi, who died in the ill-fated Ethiopian Airlines flight that killed all its passengers on a trip to Nairobi, Kenya, poured her hearts out. In a statement, where she recalled the thrilling...... read more
TRAGEDY: Childless rich couple, die after chairing a wedding reception in Aba Tragedy was said to have struck in Aba, the commercial city of Abia State, where an unidentified couple, reportedly lost their lives 24 hours after attending a wedding at Umuozu, Uratta community in Osisioma Ngwa Local Government Area. A source disclosed that only the maid of the couple who hails from...... read more
PAINFUL: Woman kills herself after losing two children in Lagos collapsed school building More tragedies are trailing Wednesday's Lagos Island school building collapse, with reports coming in that a mother, who lost her two children in the incident, has committed suicide on learning about the sad news.  The woman who reportedly lives with her in Gambari area of the Island, it was learnt, gave...... read more
BREAKING: Succour at last for Emma, homeless Mbaise man abandoned in US streets Succour has finally come to the Nigerian man, forced into the streets in the US due to extreme poverty, after his shocking story made the rounds on the social media, eliciting various emotions both home and abroad. The plight of the man, a native of Mbaise, Imo State, whose name was...... read more
REVEALED: Mother loses five children in Lagos school building collapse A woman was said to have lost five children in the collapsed school building in Lagos, on Wednesday morning, where rescue workers are still battling to free some of the victims still trapped in the rubbles at the scene of the incident. The school situated at Itafaji Street, near Adeniji Adele...... read more
BREAKING: Over 100 students killed, as school building collapses in Lagos A three-storeyed building, housing Baden School in Lagos Island, Wednesday morning collapsed, leaving more than 100 school pupils on the last floor feared dead, reports, The Nation. The school situated at Itafaji Street, near Adeniji Adele was said to have caved in around 10:20am on Wednesday. The cause of the sad incident...... read more
BREAKING: Nigeria loses Adesanmi, Bashua in ill-fated Ethiopian Airline’s crash Nigeria is a partaker in the ill-fated Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday morning, with two Nigerians, now confirmed to be among the 157 passengers and crew on board that perished. The two Nigerians were Professor Pius Adesanmi, a popular columnist and activist...... read more
BREAKING: Woman gives birth at polling station Just as a woman delivered a baby girl at the campaign ground of Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, another election birth took place on Saturday, when a woman was delivered of a baby boy at her polling unit in Rivers state. A video from the scene which was shared online, showed...... read more
44 policemen on election duty land in hospital in Abuja fatal accident The Nigeria Police Force has confirmed 44 of its operatives were involved in autocrash on Friday while they were on their way for election duties. According to the Police, the accident occurred in Gwagwalada Area Council of Abuja. The injured personnel attached to the Operations department of the FCT Police Command...... read more
Rivers gvt to Amaechi: Your hands soaked with blood of our people Rivers State Government, on Tuesday, warned former governor of the state, Rotimi Amaechi that he would pay for the blood of the people of the state, that had been spilled on his behalf through the regime of violence and carnage the state had witnessed in recent times. Reeling out a list...... read more
BREAKING: Deaths, injuries, as building collapses in Aba Residents of Old Express off Sameck junction by Faulks road in Aba, the commercial nerve of Abia State were on Wednesday thrown into mourning following the collapse of a three- storey building that killed one of its occupants. The incident followed the collapse of another uncompleted three- storey building at Park...... read more
BREAKING: PDP candidate collapses at Lagos collation centre after election loss *Rushed to hospital There was pandemonium and high drama at Ikeja Local Government, the Collation Centre for Lagos West Senatorial District when the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) candidate for House of Representatives,  Kunle Okunola, collapsed after protesting the result of Saturday’s election. Okunola, had stormed the centre in annoyance, to protest the victory of the incumbent...... read more
Lucky woman gets N2million for delivering a baby at Okowo’s campaign rally A lucky woman, Odiri Benjamin, whom fate rewarded for delivering a baby girl at the campaign rally of the Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa, has earned an extra joy of N2million in addition to her baby. This happened on Tuesday, at the campaign ground of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)...... read more
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