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Nigeria: Hashidu, First Civilian Governor Of Gombe State is Dead

Nigeria: Hashidu, First Civilian Governor Of Gombe State is Dead

The first civilian governor of Gombe State, North East of the country, Abubakar Habu Hashidu passed away on Friday at the age of 74. His daughter, Hajiya Zariyatu Hashidu, who confirmed his death to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), said her father died at his residence in Gombe. She said he left behind, one […]

Former Nigerian Leader IBB, Mourns Coomassie ,Katsina-Alu

  Former Nigerian Military President, General Ibrahim Babangida, has extended his condolences to the families of former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Aloysius Katsina-Alu and former Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Ahmadu Coomasie.   In a statement General Babangida said, “I received with shock the death of two eminent Personalities whom I knew closely and worked […]

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Nigeria – Adamu Ciroma: We Have Lost A Patriot, Leader Par Excellence – Speaker Dogara

Speaker of the House of Reps, Yakubu Dogara has expressed sadness over the demise of foremost elder statesman, Malam Adamu Ciroma who died at the age of 84 describing him as “epitome of integrity” The Speaker, in a statement issued by his Special Adviser, Media and Public Affairs, Turaki Hassan noted that the late elder […]

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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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Nigeria: Kaduna Deputy Gov. Condoles With Evagenlical Reformed Church of Christ (ERCC) Over Death Of Its President

The Kaduna State Deputy Governor, North West Nigeria, Barnabas Yusuf Bala has expressed his condolence to the Evangelical Reformed Church of Christ (ERCC) over the death of its president, Very Reverend Jerry Modibo, who died in the early hours of Tuesday, 12th June 2018. The Deputy Governor described the death as sudden and shocking, saying […]

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Nigeria – Minister Mourns Ras Kimono, Calls Him Unforgettable Reggae Giant

By Peter Usman: Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has expressed shock and sadness at the passing of the globally-acclaimed reggae star, Ras Kimono, saying his contribution to that genre of music can never be forgotten. The Minister extended his condolences to the family, friends and fans of the late artiste, and indeed […]

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Elephant Tramples 35-year-old Farmer To Death in Southern Tanzania

A 35-year-old farmer was trampled to death by an elephant in Southern Tanzania’s District of Tunduru, local leaders said on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Zuberi Maocha of Mishaje village in Tunduru District, Ruvuma Region, about 1,205 km from Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam. Wema Waziri, Mishaje village chairperson, said that the […]

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Gombe State North East Nigeria Loses Commissioner

By Auwa Umar Gombe State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice northeast Nigeria, Abdulhameed Ibrahim is dead. Aged 58 years. Personal Assistant to the Late Commissioner, Auwal Kala said in Gombe that the deceased died on Tuesday in India where he went for a medical check up Before his appointment as the state attorney general […]

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