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Nigeria: Fire Guts Governor Aregbesola’s Office

Nigeria: Fire Guts Governor Aregbesola’s Office

  A section of Gov. Rauf Aregbesola’s office in Osun, Southwest. Nigeria popular known as Bola Ige House, was on Monday gutted by fire.   The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) gathered the fire started from an air conditioner, which was inside the governor’s office but the governor was not around as at that time. […]

Nigeria : 10 Dead In Accident On Kaduna-Kano Expressway

No fewer than 10 people died in an accident that occurred on Kaduna-Kano expressway on Saturday. The News agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the accident occurred around Nuhu Bamalli Polytechnic, Zaria, at about 5:30 a.m. A statement issued by the Head of Public Enlightenment, Zaria Unit Command of the Federal Road Safety Commission, Mr […]

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Nigeria: 500 Children Died Of Lead Poisoning In Zamfara In 2010 — Yari

  Gov. AbdulAziz Yari of Zafara State, northwest Nigeria, said no fewer than 500 children died as a result of lead poisoning in eight villages in 2010, as against 400 reported. Lead is a toxic metal found in the earth’s crust. Yari made this at the two-day event on the 2nd International Conference on Lead […]

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Sallah: 11 Youths Die In Road Accident In Katsina Northern Nigeria

Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) in Katsina State has confirmed that 11 youths lost their lives in a road accident Sunday night while celebrating Sallah. Mr Godwin Ngueku, the Katsina Sector Commander of the corps, confirmed the incident to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Katsina. Ngueku said that the accident occurred […]

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Plane Clash: South Africa Sends Condolences To Cuba

President Cyril Ramaphosa has sent his condolences State people of Cuba following the plane crash that occurred in Havana on Friday. It has been reported that the Boeing 737, flying domestically, burst into flames shortly after take-off from the Havana’s Jose Marti International Airport on Friday. The crash claimed the lives of 110 people. Of […]

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Nigeria: Auto Crash Claims 4 Police Cadets, 2 Others on Kano-Kaduna Expressway, Northwest Nigeria

At least six people including four police cadets have been killed in a ghastly motor accident on Kano-Kaduna Expressway on Sunday. Confirming the incident in Zaria, Kaduna State, the Unit Commander, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Zaria, Mr Muktar Zubairu described the incident as unfortunate and pathetic. He said the accident involving two vehicles; a […]

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7 Killed In South African Railway Level Crossing Crash

The Railway Safety Regulator (RSR) is investigating the collision at Buttskop Level Crossing in Blackheath, which claimed the lives of seven people this morning. The regulator dispatched inspectors to the scene of the railway level crossing accident in the Western Cape, where a train collided with a bakkie at 05:46 this morning. “The RSR inspectors […]

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Nigeria: Zamfara Lawmaker Loses 10 Family Members In Accident

Members of the Zamfara State House of Assembly, Northwest Nigeria on Monday, paid a condolence visit to Sa’idu Dambala, who lost 10 members of his family in a ghastly road accident on Gusau-Sokoto road on Sunday. Dambala, who represents Bakura state constituency lost four biological children, a male and three females. The other deceased persons […]

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