Obituaries

Labour Party House Of Reps Member Dies At 39 

Tuesday, July 16, 2024
The House of Representatives has lost yet another member representing Chikun/Kajuru federal constituency of Kaduna State, Hon. Ekene Abubakar Adams. Until his death on Tuesday morning after a brief illness, Adams was chairman, House Committee on Sports. It was learnt that the deceased who was ...

Body Of Ex-Senate President, Joseph Wayas Arrives Nigeria For Burial 

Wednesday, July 10, 2024
The remains of Nigeria rsquo;s Second Republic Senate President, Senator Dr. Joseph Wayas, have arrived Nigeria 33 months after his death in the United Kingdom. The body of the elder statesman arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Wednesday morning, and was received by his ...

House Of Reps Mourns As Oyo Federal Lawmaker, Jagaban, Dies At 51

Wednesday, July 10, 2024
The House of Representatives has expressed sadness over the passing of Rep. Olaide Adewale Akinremi, also known as Jagaban, who represented Ibadan North Federal Constituency under the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC). It was learnt that the lawmaker, who, until his death, served as ...

Wife Of Niger Deputy Governor Is Dead

Tuesday, July 2, 2024
Hajiya Zainab Garba, the wife of Niger State Deputy Governor, Yakubu Garba, has reportedly passed on. The deceased was said to have died at a hospital in Minna on Tuesday after a brief illness. Governor Mohammed Umaru Bago of the State, in a condolence message through his Chief Press Secretary ...

Former Konga Chief Executive, Nick Imudia Takes Own Life

Thursday, June 27, 2024
The former Chief Executive of Konga, Nick Imudia has allegedly taken his own life. The CEO of D.light, a leading innovator in residential solar energy solutions, has died by suicide in his apartment. Imudia who was a former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of one of Nigeria rsquo;s e-commerce giants, K ...

Customs Senior Officer Slumps, Dies During National Assembly Sitting

Tuesday, June 25, 2024
A senior officer of the Nigeria Customs Service has reportedly slumped and died after developing a complication during a hearing at the House of Representatives. The name of the deceased officer could not be immediately ascertained nor the underlining health issue that resulted in his death. T ...

Former Benue State Governor Is Dead

Monday, June 24, 2024
A former Minister of Youth and Sports and one-time Military Administrator of Benue State, Air Vice Marshal Bayo Lawal (rtd) is dead. AVM Lawal, NAF/156 died in his sleep in the early hours of Sunday, June 23 at his home. Air Commodore Sani Zakari (rtd), the Sergeant At Arms at the National Ass ...

Vice-President Shettima, Ganduje Lose Mothers -In-Law

Monday, June 24, 2024
Vice-President Kashim Shettima and Abdullahi Ganduje, National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), have respectively lost their mothers-in-law. While Hajiya Maryam Abubakar Albishir, mother-in-law of the vice president died in Kano, on Sunday, the location of the death of Haji ...

Crescent Varsity Proprietor Mourns Alumnus Monarch, Oba Olufemi Ogunleye

Saturday, June 22, 2024
Proprietor of Crescent University, Abeokuta, Prince Adesegun Ajibola, SAN has described the exit of Oba Ogunleye as the loss of a worthy and exemplary Ambassador of Crescent University. In statement by the Public Relations Office, Barrister Ajibola highlighted the sterling qualities and achieve ...

Bukola Saraki’s Mother Dies At 89

Tuesday, June 18, 2024
Madam Florence Morenike Saraki, mother of former Senate President Bukola Saraki, has reportedly passed away. It was learnt that she was 89 years old before passing on. According to reports, the late Octogenarian went into a coma before she was rushed to an undisclosed hospital in Lagos State o ...
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