Obituaries

Crescent Varsity Proprietor Mourns Alumnus Monarch

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 ...

Another Kebbi Pilgrim Dies In Makkah

Monday, June 10, 2024
The Kebbi State Pilgrims Welfare Board has announced the death of another pilgrim from the state in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. This was disclosed in a statement released by the Kebbi Hajj 2024 Media Team on Sunday. The Executive Chairman of the board, Alhaji Faruku Aliyu-Enabo, identified the decea ...

Minister Mourns The Passage Of The President Of The National Council Of Women So

Thursday, June 6, 2024
Minister of Women Affairs, Hon. Uju Kennedy-Ohanenye, visited the NCWS Headquarters in Abuja on Wednesday to pay her respects and offer condolences after the sudden passing of Hajia Lami Lau, the National President of the National Council of Women Societies (Nigeria). The Minister praised Lau as ...

Deputy Commissioner Of Police Dies Inside Office In Force Headquarters

Tuesday, June 4, 2024
A Deputy Commissioner of Police, DCP Abubakar Muhammad Guri of the Police Mobile Force has reportedly been found dead in his office. Guri reportedly slumped and died shortly after entering his office at the Louis Edet House, Force Headquarters, Abuja, on Monday, without showing any signs of ailme ...

Bauchi State Commissioner Dies In Road Accident

Sunday, June 2, 2024
The Commissioner for Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs in Bauchi State, Ahmad Aliyu Jalam, has reportedly died in a fatal motor accident. It was learnt that the accident occurred on Saturday at Misau-Darazo Expressway in the state. Governor Bala Mohammed of the State disclosed the sad d ...

Fresh Abia Varsity Graduate Found Dead In Apartment 

Saturday, June 1, 2024
A recent graduate of Abia State University, Uturu (ABSU) simply identified as Arthur has reportedly been found dead in his apartment at Mercy of God lodge, located near Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) on Saturday morning. Confirming the incident, Ezekiel Chitumogu, the S ...

Popular Islamic Scholar, Mufti Yaks, Dies At 20

Saturday, June 1, 2024
A popular Islamic scholar and motivational speaker, Abdullateef Aliyu Maiyaki, has reportedly passed away on Saturday, June 1, 2024. The 20-year-old man, known as Mufti Yaks, reportedly died after a brief illness at the National Hospital in Abuja. Former Minister of Communications and Digital ...

Former EFCC Chairman Dies At 61

Sunday, May 26, 2024
Ibrahim Lamorde, former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), is dead. Lamorde passed on in Egypt on Sunday morning at the age of 61. The former head of the anti-corruption agency had travelled to Egypt for medical treatment. Lamorde joined the Nigeria Police Forc ...

Ex- UI Vice Chancellor, Ayo Banjo, Passes Away At 90

Friday, May 24, 2024
The former Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Professor Ayo Banjo, has passed away. Professor Banjo, who served as Vice Chancellor of the university from 1984 to 1991, died in the early hours of Friday at the age of 90. It was learnt that he was the longest-serving VC of the Universi ...
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