Obituary

Breaking News: Former Lagos governor, dies at 77

Breaking News: Former Lagos governor, dies at 77

By Elohor Igbru A former Military Governor of Lagos and Imo states, Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu rtd has died at the age of 77. This was confirmed by his associate, Mrs. Joe Okei-Odumakin. Odumakin said: “I can confirm that...

Former Ghanaian President, Rawlings, dies of COVID-19

Former Ghanaian President, Rawlings, dies of COVID-19

Former President Jerry Rawlings of Ghana has died of coronavirus-related complications at the age of 73, according to multiple reports from Ghanaian media. The development comes less than a month after he buried his mother. Rawlings, who is one...

Couple

Couple married for 72 years die same day

In what seemed a myth but a reality occurred at Abeokauta, Ogun, as Pa Israel Akojede and his wife, Mama Esther both died few hours apart having lived together in marriage for 72 years. The News Agency of Nigeria...

Day Kashamu escape NDLEA’s net

Day Kashamu escape NDLEA’s net

By Seun Akioye Assistant Editor, Seun Akioye yesterday kept duty with the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Special Weapons And Tactics (SWAT) team at the residence of Buruji Kashamu while awaiting extradition order and reports that it was...

Buruji Kashamu:  A Cat with nine lives bows out

Buruji Kashamu: A Cat with nine lives bows out

By Taiwo Ajala Buruji Kashamu’s invincibility finally came to an end on August 8th 2020, on a life support machine inside the intensive care unit of First Cardiologist Consultants in Obalende Lagos. Kashamu, a politician of no mean repute...