Sad! Canada-based Nigerian Man Dies on His 47th Birthday

Man Dies on 47th Birthday

Sad! Canada-based Nigerian Man Dies on His 47th Birthday         A 47-year-old Nigerian man based in Canada, Nafike Malafa Bala, has died on his birthday. According to the flyer announcing his passing and signed by Mathew Malafa on behalf of the family, the University of Jos graduate died on Tuesday, January 5, which happened to be his birthday. The circumstances surrounding his death were not mentioned. He is survived by his wife, children, mother, and siblings. Meanwhile, his friends have taken to Facebook to mourn his death.…

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Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun

Offering Box

Police Arrest Former Security Guard For Stealing Church Offering Box in Ogun       A former security guard of the Grace Nations Church, aka Liberation City, Mela Samaila, has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly stealing the offering box. The Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, in a statement issued on Friday said the suspect who worked for the church as a security official, broke into the auditorium. According to the police spokesman, Samaila, reportedly stole the offering box containing an undisclosed amount of money…

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FRSC Records 10, 522 Crashes Nationwide in 2020

Crashes Nationwide

FRSC Records 10, 522 Crashes Nationwide in 2020         The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says no fewer than 10, 522 Road Traffic Crashes (RTCs) were recorded nationwide in 2020 involving 17,614 vehicles. The Corps Public Education Officer (CPEO) Assistant Corps Marshal (ACM) Bisi Kazeem, disclosed this in an interview with the Newsmen on Thursday in Abuja. Kazeem said 4, 794 persons were recorded dead and 28,449 persons got various degrees of injury within the period under review, while 29,808 had minor injuries and survived. He said…

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10-Year-Old Akubuisi Okonkwo Crowned King in Anambra

Akubuisi Okonkwo Crowned King

10-Year-Old Akubuisi Okonkwo Crowned King in Anambra       A 10-year-old boy, Akubuisi Okonkwo, has become the youngest king in Igboland and Nigeria after he was crowned following his father’s death. Akubuisi Okonkwo was crowned the Igwe Olanme II of Iyiora Anam kingdom in Anambra West Local Government Area of Anambra State. His father also, when emerged the king was the youngest at the time and ruled till he passed on. His father, Igwe Akuebisi, the Olame 1 Of Iyiora Anam Anambra state was buried in December 2020 and…

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I Will Not Attend Biden’s Inauguration – Tweets President Trump

Inauguration

I Will Not Attend Biden’s Inauguration – Tweets President Trump       US President, Donald Trump, has said he will not attend the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden on January 20. Trump stated this a day after Biden’s Electoral College win was certified by a joint session of the US Congress. “To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th,” Trump tweeted on Friday. He had earlier issued a broadcast saying he is now focused on delivering a smooth, orderly…

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COVID-19: Postpone NIN Registration, Ali Baba Tells FG

Postpone NIN Registration

COVID-19: Postpone NIN Registration, Ali Baba Tells FG       Comedian Ali Baba, on Friday, urged the Federal Government to postpone the National Identification Number (NIN) registration exercise in order to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus infection amid the second wave of the pandemic. According to him, whatever purpose the government wants to achieve with the exercise could be achieved later after the pandemic had subsided. Ali Baba said this while on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme. The comedian, who said he recovered from COVID-19 recently, added…

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