Friday July 31 is Eid-el-Kabir -Sultan

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar, has declared Friday 31st July 2020, as the 10th day of Zulhijia 1441 and the day of Eid-el-Kabir. Abubakar, also advised on how to observe prayers across the country amid the Covid-19 pandemic. This is contained in a statement issued signed by the Chairman, Sultanate Council Advisory Committee on Religious Affairs, Sambo Junaidu. “In view of the current situation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, the Sultan hereby advises all the District Heads and…

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Funtua, Buhari’s ‘man-friday’ is dead

Mallam Isa Funtua, one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s closest ally and Chairman, Bullet International Construction is dead He  reportedly died on Monday after suffering cardiac arrest. Buhari’s spokesmen, Bashir Ahmed confirmed the development on Twitter He wrote, “Inna lillahi wa inna ilaihi raji’un! Just heard about Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua’s sudden death. “This life! May Allah accept his soul, forgive his shortcomings and grant him Jannah al-Firdaus.

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Why I broke away from RCCG after 30yrs -Odutola, Baltimore Parish Pastor

One of the most prominent pastors of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Tola Odutola, has resigned from the Church. Pastor Odutola, who is the Senior Pastor of Jesus House Baltimore, USA, cited lack of care from the church in his 30 years of service. In a viral video, Pastor Odutola refused to divulge direct details of his reason for his decision but revealed he had served RCCG for 30 years without receiving anything in return. Odutola announced on Sunday that his church would run independently, attracting applause…

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Lamentations of a bereaved father: “That I am devastated is an understatement” – Tolu Arotile’s father

Akintunde Arotile, father of Tolulope, the late first female combat helicopter pilot of the Nigerian Air Force, has revealed some shocking revelations about the death of his daughter. Speaking with NAN on Wednesday, Arotile said being devastated “is an understatement,” recalling how the late Tolulope aspired to have an air service career as a child. The late NAF officer died in a freak accident at the Kaduna air force base on Tuesday. A former classmate of hers was said to have unknowingly knocked her down during which she sustained head injuries. Arotile recalled how he had told…

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CAS, Abubakar, Kogi Gov., Bello mourn first female combat helicopter pilot

The Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar, and Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello, have extolled the virtues of the late Flying Officer Tolulope Arotile, who died in a car accident on Tuesday. The CAS said he was heartbroken by the incident which occurred in Kaduna State. Abubakar described the first female combat helicopter pilot in the history of the Nigerian Air Force as “one of our shining young stars”. In a statement on Wednesday, Abubakar said Arotile was “a very intelligent, disciplined, confident and courageous young officer who…

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Lagos Assembly spokesman, Tunde Braimoh dies

Hon. Tunde Buraimoh, the lawmaker representing Kosofe Constituency II in the Lagos State House of Assembly, is dead. The 60 year old lawmaker died around 4 am on Friday. The two-term lawmaker died two weeks after the death of Lagos East Senator, Bayo Osinowo, who died of complications from COVID-19. The two politicians are from the same senatorial district Buraimoh, who was the Assembly’s spokesperson, had been absent from the Assembly’s Complex for about two weeks and sources to him said he died of an undisclosed illness. The lawmaker representing…

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Fadairo Descendants Bid Chairman Farewell

The Fadairo Royal family of Owu-Abeokuta will be celebrating the life of its Chairman, Pa Adebowale Fadairo on Thursday at Grailland Iju Hills, Lagos where his body will be interred. Pa Fadairo, who would have been 78 years old on July 21, passed on last Saturday in Lagos after a brief illness. He was Head of Chemicals Marketing at National Oil and Chemical Marketing Company (now ConOil Plc), a subsidiary of Shell Petroleum Development Company, where he retired in 1998 after 18 years of meritorious service in the oil sector.…

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Young Nigerian hero, Adjwoa Awe receives Princess Diana award

A 15-year-old Nigerian girl, Adjwoa Awe, has been honoured with The Diana Award for going above and beyond in their daily life to create and sustain positive change. The award was announced on Wednesday 1 July; during the 2020 Diana Awards Virtual Ceremony held to celebrate all the awardees amazing achievements and introduce them to the rest of the world. Awe is being recognized with the highest accolade a young person can achieve for social action or humanitarian efforts – The Diana Award. Established in memory of Diana, Princess of…

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Video: Requiem for Abiola Ajimobi

I WILL NOT DIE I will not die because you wish so.I will not die because you do not wish I live.I will not die because you hate and despise meI will not die because it is your prayer that I do. So, I will not die, but shall live to declare the glory of GodThe glory of God is a kind of supernatural gloryIt is an everlasting gloryGlory that is eternal; unending, endless, unparalleled glory. The glory of God,The glory of eternity;Glory that is above all,The glory that came…

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More details emerge on how Ibidun Ighodalo really died

More details have emerged on how Ibidun Ighodalo, a former beauty queen and wife of Ituah Ighodalo, Senior Pastor of Trinity House Church, Lagos, died. It will be recalled that the former Miss Lux died in the early hours of Sunday, June 14, 2020, in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.The woman, who would have clocked 40 years of age on July 19, reportedly died of a heart attack in her sleep. A seasoned event planner, Ibidun was said to have been in Bayelsa and Rivers states to help with the building…

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Photos: Tears, tight security as ex-Gov, Ajimobi is buried in Ibadan

The remains of the late acting National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress and immediate past governor of Oyo State, Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi was this morning laid to rest amid tears and tight security at his residence in Ibadan. Ajimobi was buried according to Islamic rites at his 6th Avenue, Yemoja Street, Oluyole Estate residence in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital at 10.05 am. The Agodi GRA, which was the preferred choice by the Ajimobi family, was reportedly not approved by the Oyo State Government on the ground that there is litigation…

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Ex-Gov, Ajimobi is dead

Sen. Abiola Ajimobi, the immediate past Governor of Oyo State, is dead. Aged 70, the former Oyo State governor passed on after battling coronavirus-related symptoms for about a month. Ajimobi, was a senator from 1999 to 2003 and was governor from 2011 to 2019. He was named the Acting National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress last week but never resumed. Details later…

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Tears, Tributes as Ibidun Ighodalo is laid to rest

Tears and emotions flowed as the remains of Ibidunni, the late wife of preacher and founder of Trinity House, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, was buried on Saturday afternoon in Lagos. It has been widely reported that the late ex-beauty queen will be laid to rest today in Lagos. At the Funeral Service aired live via the church’s social media platforms and monitored Arise TV was Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State, who represented Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State. Also present was Pastor Idowu Oluyomade, Personal Assistant to the General Overseer of…

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Ibidunni Ighodalo to be buried on Saturday

The remains of Ibidunni, the deceased wife of Lagos-based pastor and founder of Trinity House, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo, will be laid to rest on Saturday, June 20, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the funeral would be attended by a few family members and friends. However, the service would be streamed live on various social media platforms. On Wednesday, the church streamed live service of songs and candlelight in honour of Ibidunni. Ibidunni died on Sunday of suspected cardiac arrest while in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, where she had gone to…

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Death sentence, not too much for rapists -Adeboye

Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, the general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), says he and his prayer warriors will not rest in prayers until the perpetrators of rape are given severe punishments. Adeboye said during a live programme on DOVE TV on Sunday, that the issue of rape had become rampant in the society. He described rape as bad and unbiblical that it could leave a permanent scare on the victim for the rest of her life. According to him, there is no pain that can be compared to the pain on…

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Video: Ibidun Ighodalo accompanied by aged aunt visited late dad’s grave days before her sudden death,

Pastor Ituah Ighodalo’s late wife, Ibidun, visited her late father’s grave some few days before her sudden death. The pretty mother of two shared the video on Instagram three days before her death. According to her, she decided to visit the cemetery in Sango, Ibadan, Oyo State because she missed her dad, Chief Olaleye Ajayi. Not only that Ibidun went with her aunt who also insisted on seeing her brother’s grave again. Ibidun described the visit to the cemetery as “quite an emotional moment” and revealed that she cried profusely.…

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How Pastor Ighodalo’s wife, Ibidun died

Celebrity event planner and wife of the founder and pastor of Trinity House church Ibidun Itua-Ighodalo has passed on. The ex-beauty queen died in the early hours of Sunday, according to his aide. She would have been 40 on July 19, 2020. The cause of her death is yet to be known as at the time of filing this report. Ibidun was in Bayelsa and Rivers State to work on COVID-19 Isolation Centres. Her husband’s church, Trinity House, in apparent confirmation of Ibidun’s death, posted a picture of burning candle…

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Nigeria’s oldest Monarch dies at 141

Onilua of Ilua, Samuel Durodola Afolabi, whose age was recorded as Nigeria’s oldest king at 141 years of age has joined his ancestors. The death of the centenarian threw residents of the community situated in Kajola Local Government Area of Oyo State into mourning. The monarch, who is believed to be the oldest in the inland state of Oyo in south-western Nigeria, joined his ancestors on the morning of Saturday, May 23. Born in 1879 during the reign of Adeyemi 1 of Alowolodu, who was the last independent Alaafin to…

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Beware! Using Chloroquine to treat COVID-19 may lead to cardiac arrest -Study

Administering chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine to treat Covid-19 may be harming patients more than it is helping them, a large-scale study has found. The study, published in the journal Lancet analysed data of patients admitted for Covid-19 in 671 hospitals across six continents. The patients positively diagnosed for Covid-19 were hospitalised between December last year and April 2020. Researchers behind the study were “unable to confirm a benefit” of hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine when used alone or with an antibiotic for Covid-19, they reported in the Lancet. Instead, they found the regimens…

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Updated: Gen. Diya’s wife, dies of COVID-19

One of the wives of Gen. Oladipupo Diya, (rtd) a former Chief of General Staff and ex-Ogun State governor, Sade is dead. National Infinity reports that Sade Diya was reportedly confirmed dead yesterday as a result of complications from coronavirus. A very reliable source told National Infinity that “she died yesterday and unfortunately, most members of the General’s household are infected. The house at Ikeja is now vacant and undergoing fumigation. May God rest her gentle soul.” NB: Earlier report mentioned Mrs. Josephine Diya as the woman who died. Sources…

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Medical Experts warns about dangers of prolonged use of facemasks

Medical professionals have warned that people with chronic asthma who use face masks, especially the surgical and clothing type, are exposing themselves to hypoxia. Hypoxia is a condition in which the body or a region of the body is deprived of adequate oxygen supply at the tissue level. The World Health Organisation described asthma as a common lung condition that causes sporadic breathing difficulties, adding that its strongest risk factors are inhaled substances and particles that may provoke allergic reactions or irritate the airways. Speaking exclusively with PUNCH HealthWise, Senior Registrar,…

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OGD mourns as media aide dies

Former Governor of Ogun State, Gbenga Daniel, has lost his Chief Press Secretary, Ayo Giwa. Giwa was reported to have died on Sunday night following a brief illness. The former governor confirmed the news to The PUNCH in a text message on Monday. He said, “I  received the very shocking news of the sudden death of our own Ayo Giwa last night after a brief illness. “Ayo Giwa was one of the original Gateway Front Media team since 2001. “After the election in 2003, he emerged as the Chief Press Secretary of…

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Ewedu can stop coronavirus -Arabian Scientist confirms

As the world is frantically searching for a cure for rampaging global pandemic; Coronavirus, hope is coming from the Middle East as a consultant for Internal Medicine and Digestive system at the Thunyan Al-Ghanem Centre at the Amiri Hospital, in Kuwait, Dr. Fahd Al-Najjar confirmed that scientific studies have proven that Moloikhia leaves scientifically known as Corchorus Olitorius contains a substance known as Flavnoid that can stop the spread of coronavirus. Corchorus Olitorius is Jute leaves, otherwise known as Ewedu in Yoruba and a Nigerian Don, Prof Jesse Otegbayo, the…

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COVID-19: Another prominent Emir dies

The Emir of Kaura-Namoda in Zamfara State, Alhaji Mohammed Ahmad Asha. He was said to have died of suspected coronavirus-related complications in the early hours of Sunday. The Emir, according to the Publicity Secretary for the Control and Prevention of COVID-19 in the state, Alhaji Mustafa Jafaru Kaura, went into isolation at the Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau three days ago. Mustafa stressed that his blood sample had been sent to Abuja for the COVID-19 test, explaining, however, that “the result is still being awaited”. He said the remains of…

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Emir joins Kano high profile deaths

The Emir of Rano in Kano State, Dr Tafida Abubakar Ila ll, is dead. He died on Saturday at a hospital in Kano at the age of 74. Turakin Rano and the lawmaker representing Rano, Kibiya, and Bunkure Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Alhaji Kabir Alhassan-Rururm, confirmed the death of the monarch to The PUNCH. He said the late emir is survived by 17 children and two wives, adding that the deceased would be buried Saturday evening in the emirate. The Rano Emirate Council earlier confirmed that the Emir…

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COVID-19: AIT founder, Dokpesi, 7 other family members test positive

DAAR Communications’ founding chairman, High Chief Raymond Aleogho Dokpesi, his daughter-in-law, and six other members of his family have reportedly tested positive for coronavirus. This came three days after his son and Chairman of the board of the company, Raymond Dokpesi Jnr, also tested positive for the virus and has since gone into isolation. Dokpesi Jnr had tested positive for COVID-19 after having symptoms of malaria. However, after persistent bouts of cough, Dokpesi jnr. was said to have contacted the NCDC, which later confirmed that he had the infectious virus.…

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Dele Giwa’s Doctor, Tosin Ajayi is dead

Dr. Tosin Ajayi, late Dele Giwa’s doctor and husband of ex-beauty queen, Helen Prest Ajayi, is dead. Ajayi, in whose hospital, First Foundation Medical Centre, Dele Giwa, the late Editor-in-chief of Newswatch magazine, died in 1986 after he was parcel-bombed in his Adeniyi Jones residence, died today, Tuesday, April 28, 2020, after a protracted illness. Though details of his death is not yet public as at the time of writing this report, the late medical practitioner, who also founded the Africa Future, had been ill for some time. The Elites…

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Relax, no coronavirus for Tinubu

National Infinity reports that National leader of the All Progressives Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, and his wife, Remi, have tested negative to COVID-19 Virus. According to a statement on Monday by the spokesperson to Tinubu, Tunde Rahman, the late CSO, Lateef Raheem whose death was announced last Friday died of the virus and this necessitated Tinubu, his wife and aides going for the mandatory test. The statement reads, “Following the death of our well-respected and beloved Chief Security Officer, Alhaji Lateef Raheem, NCDC medics took the wise precaution of taking samples from…

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Covid-19 Palliatives In Ososa: A Community Social Responsibility

The novel Coronavirus which started in China but now become a global pandemic had made it glaringly clear that governments worldwide alone, can not meet all the requirements of citizens hence the need of an individual community to come together and forge a way ahead. The COVID -19 pandemic that locks down the whole world socially, economically, emotionally and what not had actually exposed our weaknesses and lack of social cohesion. President Muhammad Buhari of the Federal Republic of Nigeria announced Total Lockdown in some parts of the country (Lagos,…

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How COVID-19 Patient attempted to escape from Isolation Centre

A COVID-19 positive patient reportedly attempts to escape from the isolation centre in Kaduna in the early hours of this morning. Narrating the development, Corps Assistant Joshua Philip who was posted to Infectious Disease Control Center, Down Quarters, Kaduna South to provide security services in and around the isolation centre.  The suspected COVlD-l9 patient tried to leave the Center for morning prayers without the permission of doctors.  A confrontation ensued between our personnel and the patient who forcefully picked the keys of the gate of the Center and tried to…

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Last moments of Sosoliso Airline’s boss, Victor Ikwuemesi

Founder And CEO Of Sosoliso Airlines, Victor Ikwuemesi died in a London earlier after testing Positive for COVID-19. He was admitted to the hospital on Saturday. The Chairman of the defunct airline died a few days after he was admitted and diagnosed with Coronavirus. A source close to the family told newsmen that Ikwuemesi was admitted to an unnamed London hospital after a brief illness. He later tested positive for COVID-19 in the result that was released on Tuesday. Founder of Sosoliso was in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) on oxygen since he arrived at the hospital. The source added; When the oxygen was removed for…

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COVID19: Nigeria’s cases rise to 254 as two states get first cases

Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 254. Of the 16 cases, 10 were recorded in Lagos State, two in Oyo, one in Delta, one in Katsina and two in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The new cases were announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control at 09.31pm on Tuesday. The NCDC also said Nigeria recorded one new death while nine more patients recovered. It tweeted, “Sixteen new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in…

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What I passed through to survive Coronavirus, SER boss, Osowobi

The Executive Director of Stand to End Rape, Oluwaseun Osowobi, who recently recovered from coronavirus, has narrated her experience in the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. She also gave an account of how she lost a job and a contract worth millions on Twitter after being discharged on Monday. According to the survivor, she thought she would not survive the disease. Osowobi was the only female among the recently discharged five patients quarantined and treated at the isolation centre for two weeks after testing positive for the coronavirus, The PUNCH reports. The Governor…

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Coronavirus: 4 new cases confirmed in Abuja

Four cases of the dreaded Coronavirus pandemic have been reported in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Some of the patients, who were said to have tested positive to the disease, were about to be moved to the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital as at press time and according to reports. With this, it is confirmed that Covid 19 is now in Abuja. One of the patients of the ailment is said to be working at the Headquarters of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) in Zone 5, Abuja and he…

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Coronavirus: First index case cured, Italian now negative

The Italian who brought Coronavirus to Nigeria has been discharged after testing negative to the disease. The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known in a series of tweets on Friday. In a picture accompanying his tweets, the Italian was seen with the Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, and other health officials. He tweeted, “As the COVID-19 Incident Commander for Lagos State, I am glad to inform you that the index case the Italian gentleman is now negative. “Through a combined effort of Lagos State,…

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Stop cooking with paracetamol, NAFDAC warns

The National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has warned food vendors and others against the use of paracetamol as a tenderiser in cooking meat and beans. Mrs Roseline Ajayi, the Kwara Coordinator of NAFDAC, gave the warning recently in Ilorin during sensitisation programme for fast food operators and food vendors on dangers of using the drug to cook. The NAFDAC coordinator noted that the use of paracetamol for cooking can cause kidney and liver failure. Ajayi said, “the use of paracetamol to tenderise meat and beans…

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Coronavirus: US President, Trump declares national day of prayer

US President Donald Trump has declared Sunday, March 15, 2020, as a ‘National Day of Prayer’ to seek God’s face and strength in the face of the Coronavirus pandemic. The POTUS encouraged all citizens of the United States to pray, believing that the nation and by extension, the world, would overcome the ravaging COVID-19. He said, “It is my great honour to declare Sunday, March 15th as a National Day of Prayer. We are a country that, throughout our history, has looked to God for protection and strength in times…

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Gbajabiamila hails Osinbajo at 63

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has extolled the virtues of Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo as he marks his 63rd birthday on earth. Gbajabiamila said Osinbajo, who became a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) through the dint of hard work, is a very courageous and patriotic human being whose services to the nation would always be remembered. Gbajabiamila recalls with delight how Osinbajo served as the Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice in Lagos State for eight years to the satisfaction of all. In a…

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Ex-Egyptian leader, Mubarak dies at 91

Hosni Mubarak, former Egyptian President, ousted by the military in 2011, has died in hospital in Cairo aged 91. Mubarak spent three decades in office before the popular Arab spring that swept into Egypt. He was found guilty of complicity in the killing of protesters during the revolution. That conviction was overturned and was freed in March 2017. His death was confirmed by Egyptian state news on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, the Al-Watan website reported that he died at a military hospital. Mubarak underwent surgery in late January. His…

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Oniru Stool: Ogunyemi ruling house lay claim, seek respect for the throne

The raging crisis rocking the Oniru of Iru land, Lagos, took another dimension as one of the royal families, the Ogunyemi ruling lineage, earlier side-lined in the succession struggle has come out to challenge for the Oniru stool. The Ogunyemi Ruling House, led by its elders including Chief Abayomi Daramola, Arobadade of Iru Land, is laying claim to the throne, saying it is the turn of the House, whose last candidate on the throne joined his ancestors in 1927, to produce the next Oniru of Iruland. The Oniru throne became…

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Another senator is dead

Barely two months after the Senate lost a member; Benjamin Uwajumogu, from  Imo State, in December last year, the red chamber has once again been depleted with the death of yet another member. He is the Senator representing Plateau South Senatorial District,  Ignatius Longjan, whose demise was announced Monday morning. One of his colleagues in the Senate confirmed his demise to our correspondent on condition of anonymity on Monday Morning. The senator said. “Yes,  the man is dead but it is either his family, the Plateau State Government or the…

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Sanwo-olu’s commissioner, Jibola Ponle’s marriage collapses

Ajibola Ponnle, Lagos State Commissioner for Establishment, Training, and Pensions, has filed for divorce from her estranged husband, Michael Ponnle, CEO of defunct Origin Oil & Gas. They have been married for 22 years. Ajibola filed the petition at a Lagos High Court, Igbosere, seeking an end to the marriage  . In her evidence before the trial judge, Justice Lateefah Okunnu, on February 4, 2020, Ajibola, a chartered accountant admitted that she had left her matrimonial home. In the amended petition she filed before the court, she stated that eight…

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Real reason Pastor Adeboye asked son to sack secretary

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, says he asked his son to sack his secretary in order for his son to avoid falling into the sin of adultery. Adeboye said this in a series of tweets on his official Twitter handle on last week. The cleric said in a message titled, “Crush that crush,” that it was important for married couples to keep their bodies holy like the temple of God. He said, “One of my sons once told me that he was…

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15 dead as truck plunges into river in Ogun

About 15  passengers have been killed and over 30 injured in an accident at the Omi River in Ogun State. The accident involving a white truck from Sokoto State with registration number XE331MKA overloaded with passengers was said to have occurred at the early hours of Tuesday by the Ajegunle Bridge, along Ibadan-Ijebu Ode highway. At the time of this report, rescue operation led by the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) was still ongoing. Ogun Sector Commander Clement Oladele confirmed the incident, adding that the recovered bodies were recovered from…

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Coronavirus lands in Europe

Two cases of the coronavirus have been “confirmed” in France, the first in Europe, French Health Minister Agnes Buzyn said on Friday. The first case involved a patient in a hospital in the southwestern city of Bordeaux while the other was in Paris, the minister told reporters. The SARS-like virus has claimed 26 lives since it emerged on December 31 in a market in the Chinese city of Wuhan. As of Friday, more than 800 people have been infected across China, with 177 in serious condition. Authorities were also examining…

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Family releases Akinyele’s burial programme

The remains of former Minister of Information and Culture, Sir Alexander Opeyemi Akinyele will be buried on January 31.According to a burial programme released by the family, a service of songs will hold at the Ekimogun court residence of the Akinyeles in Ondo town on January 30 while a burial service will take place at the All Saints Anglican church, Ogbonkowo, Ondo on January 31.Sir Akinyele passed on on November 14 2019. He was aged 81 years.

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