TRAGEDY

Three People Narrowly Escape Tragic Death As Building Collapses In Lagos

According to a NewTelegraph report, three people yesterday narrowly escaped death following the collapse of a storeybuilding at Shangisha, Magodo area of Lagos. The building, which is located at Kayode Aluko Olokun Close, was under construction when it caved in with three people trapped. The building was said to have collapsed about 3p.m., while workers were working on the structure. It was learnt that operatives of the Rapid Response Squad (RRS) and other emergency responders, who rushed to the scene, rescued the trapped victims. A police source disclosed that the three people trapped in the building were rescued and taken to hospital. Between January and June, the state has recorded [Read]

Dreaded Herdsman Beheads Teenager in Ekiti

Ilasa Ekiti community in Ekiti State has been thrown into turmoil following the beheading of a teenage Fulani girl by a herdsman to whom she had reportedly been betrothed. The herder, whose identity is yet to be made public, allegedly ambushed the girl at a stream in the community on Tuesday and cut off her head. The police in Ekiti State on Wednesday confirmed the incident, saying the suspect had been arrested following information provided by the deceased’s younger sister who witnessed the murder. The suspect reportedly fled the scene of the crime as soon as he carried out the act, but he was later arrested. The victim had reportedly [Read]

Veteran Yoruba Actor, Fasasi Bankewin “Dagunro” Is Dead

Fasasi Olabanke, one of the respected veteran Yoruba movie stars, has died. The actor who was popularly known as Dagunro reportedly passed away today, the 13th day of June, 2019. Dagunro, an Osogbo-born actor, was known and hailed for his traditional roles in several epic Yoruba movies. Over the years, he won over a lot of fans who admired his work. Confirming news of Dagunro’s demise, popular actor Adekola Tijani took to Instagram to make the announcement, He wrote, ‘Gone too soon boss! May your soul rest in peace. Love you boss but God loves you most. Dagunro Alajiga Ogun. RIP’. [Read]

SO SAD!!! Bayero University First Class Graduate Dies,Day After Graduation

A Bayero university first class graduate identified as Al-Ameen, reportedly died a day after his graduation from the institution. Twitter user @Baffah16 who the story of the Bayero university first class graduate who died a day after his graduation, tweeted; Rest In Peace Champ!!! [Read]

SHOCKING! South African Singer, Nichume Siwundla Commits Suicide

Popular South African, singer Nichume Siwundla has died after an apparent suicide a statement sent on behalf of her record label, Top Chap Media, has confirmed. The singer, well known for featuring on Mobi Dixon’s track Buthiza, hailed from the Eastern Cape and was also a qualified ophthalmologist. “Nichume was found at a friend’s place last night following an apparent suicide,” the statement reads. Following the success of Buthiza in 2017, Nichume was signed to Top Chap Media which was founded by Mobi Dixon. The pair recently released their single Thobela. “I’m distraught. I will remember Nichume as a bright light at Top Chap Media where we signed her. She [Read]

SHOCKING!! 49-Year-Old Sugar Mummy Dies During Sex With 29-Year-Old Lover Boy

A 49-year old woman has met her untimely after having bouts of sex with her relatively younger partner who was said to be 29-years old in the Ashanti Region. The sad incident reportedly happened at Manso Nwiniso in the Amansie West District of the Ashanti Region. Details of the incident, as narrated by Abusua FM, said the late woman, Yaa Boamah was a mother of six who lost her husband the previous year. On Wednesday May 29, she brought home her bonking partner and later when the intercourse started, the children of the deceased said they heard their mother moaning after which they heard saying, ‘You are piercing me.’ Out [Read]

Trailer crushes, kills OAU final year student

NEWSFLAKES NG gathers that a final year accounting student of the Obafemi Awolowo University,Ile Ife, Osun At,has died after being hit by a trailer due to a brake failure According to reports, Ebenezer Chiwendu Linda also known as Wendy was hit at the busy Mayfair bus-stop,on Monday evening. The student,who was at the last stage of ICAN,was later confirmed dead at the OAUTH [Read]

Here Are More Photos Of The Man Who Buried His Daughter Alive

Will wonder ever end? A Nigerian man identified as Sunday Anthony ogbuaguaka Smart Onye ogene has buried his 4months old daughter alive in Abaechemugo. It is unclear what led to the incident but he said he is not happy with his wife. What a world! More photos below:- [Read]

Picture Pose Gone Wrong!!! Trader Jailed For Posing With Stolen Vehicle On Facebook

A trader, Ekene Mbonu, on Thursday appeared in an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly buying a stolen car, valued at N3 million and flaunting it on Facebook as his own, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports. Mbonu, 31, whose residential address was not provided, is facing a two-count charge of conspiracy and stealing to which he pleaded not guilty. According to the Police Prosecutor, Sgt. Michael Unah, Mbonu allegedly purchased a Toyota Camry 2008 with registration number, KSR 665 CB, worth N3 million, property of one Alex Ewuzie. The car was suspected to have been stolen by Ewuzie’s house keeper, one Peter, now at large. Unah told the [Read]

Shocking! Lightning Strikes Herbalist To Death In Ekiti

According to a report by The Nation, a middle-aged herbalist has been struck to death by a thunderstorm at Aramoko-Ekiti in Ekiti West Local Government Area of Ekiti State. It was gathered that the incident took place on Sunday during a downpour at the herbalist’s rented apartment located at Oke-Oja area of the town. A community source, who craved anonymity, identified the victim as Babatunde Sule, a staff of Ekiti State House of Assembly Commission. It was gathered that the rain, which started at about 4:30p.m, accompanied by a heavy thunderstorm, caused panic in the town. The late Sule, until his untimely death, was a renowned traditionalist and chieftain of [Read]

7 Killed In Road Accident In Plateau

A fatal accident has occurred on the Hawan – Kibo – Jos road involving a truck with registration number BSA214XA, and a Toyota Hiace bus marked BSA453XJ. The accident, which occurred on Tuesday evening, claimed seven lives, leaving six persons severely injured. According to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the truck belongs to Dangote Company while the bus was from God’s Time is the Best Transport company in Jos. An eyewitness, who prefered anonymity, said that the brake of the truck failed and the driver lost control, crashing into the oncoming bus. The eyewitness also said that the truck was speeding when the brake failed, resulting in the fatal [Read]

A young girl has died an unfortunate death after falling into a well in Kano state.

A young girl has died an unfortunate death after falling into a well in Kano state. The Kano State Fire Service on Tuesday confirmed the death of an 11-year-old girl, Fatima Abdullahi, in a well in Zaura Ganduje, Dawakin Tofa Local Government Area of the state. The Spokesman of the service, Alhaji Saidu Mohammed, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kano that the accident happened on Tuesday morning. Mohammed told NAN that the service received a distress call from Dawanawu Fire Station that a girl had fallen into a well and responded immediately. He said that firemen could only retrieve the body of the girl from the well [Read]

Man’s Legs Cuts Off After Jumping Off A Train

A middle-aged man has lost his two legs after jumping down from the top of a moving train, today, at Ikeja along, Lagos. According to reports, the victim was trying to escape from some Nigerian Railway Corporation task force officers – who arrest people who climb the top of trains or board without a ticket – when the train chopped his legs off. [Read]

Children’s Day: Eleven Children Died In Ogun Road Crashes – FRSC

Mr Clement Oladele, the Ogun State Sector Commander of Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), said on Monday that 11 children had so far died in different road crashes in the state in 2019. The News Agency of Nigeria, NAN reports that Oladele made the disclosure during the 2019 Children’s Day celebration and Road Safety Club session held at the FRSC headquarters in Abeokuta. The sector commander disclosed that six of the children, a boy and five girls, died in a road crash at Olorunsogo in Abeokuta on Jan. 25. He added that the FRSC had over the past 31 years of its existence placed special premium on the protection of [Read]