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South African World Press Freedom Hero, Veteran Journalist, Raymond Louw Dies @91

South African World Press Freedom Hero, Veteran Journalist, Raymond Louw Dies @91

  South African Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has extended her condolences to family and friends of veteran journalist and editor, Raymond Louw. “Throughout his life, Oom Ray fought for a better South Africa and an unrestricted media. As we commemorate 25 Years of Freedom, government will continue to support a free and vibrant media,” the […]

Nigeria: Governor Yahaya Bello Condoles ThisDay MD Over Wife’s Death

  Kogi State Governor, North Central Nigeria, Yahaya  Bello has condoled the Managing Director of ThisDay Newspapers, Eniola Bello over the loss of  his wife, Helen Olufunke Eniola-Olaitan, who died at 50 years of age. The condolence is contained in a statement made available to newsmen in Lokoja, the Kogi State Capital by his Chief […]

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Nigeria: Kogi Gov. Condoles Ahile Family … says NYSC Coordinator’s Death A Loss To The Nation

  By Joseph Edegbo: Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has commiserated with the family of Mr. Michael Ahile and the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC over the passing of the State NYSC Coordinator, Mrs Oludolapo Ahile who died in an auto crash early hours of Friday along Makurdi-Lafia road, North Central Nigeria Gov Bello […]

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Nigeria: Speaker Dogara Mourns Justice Nasir

  Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara has described the death of Justice Mamman Nasir, the Galadima of Katsina and former President of the Court of Appeals as a monumental loss. In a condolence, Dogara noted that Justice Nasir was a legal icon and courageous jurist who served the country meritoriously and contributed […]

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Nigeria: Last Respect To Late Hon. Bethel Amadi At The National Assembly
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Kajuru Killings: Nigerian Lawmaker Decries Govt Non-committance To Provide Relief

A Federal Lawmaker from Kaduna State, Northwest Nigeria, Yakubu Barde has accused security agents of harassing Kajuru community, just as he also joined the Federal Government of not coming to the aid of the victims of the Crises. Barde was speaking under matter of importance at the National Assembly on Tuesday when he moved the […]

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Nigeria: Likora, A Forgotten Kaduna Community Where Account Officer Turns Health Attendant, Takes Delivery of Pregnant Women…How I Lost 8 Children to Childbirth – Man Narrates Ordeal

  By Alex Uangbaoje: “It’s so painful and I don’t want to talk about it. Each time I remember them, I feel traumatized, that is not a good experience for a father or any parents, death of 8 children is enough to frustrate any family for life.” That was how Nuhu Kassim, a farmer and […]

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South African Jazz Musician Dorothy Masuka Passes Away At 83

  Jazz performer, composer and recipient of the National Order of Ikhamanga, Dorothy Masuka has passed away at the age of 83. Mama Masuka passed away on Saturday after more than 50 years of being feted globally as an artist whose performances directed the spotlight at the injustices of apartheid, said the Presidency in a […]

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