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Makinde Mourns Lawmaker

Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde has expressed shock over the death of the member representing Ibadan South-East Constituency II, Ademola Olusegun Popoola. Governor Makinde who described the lawmaker’s death as sad, painful and a huge loss to the state, commiserated with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state, on whose platform Popoola was […]Continue Reading

Defunct Third Eye Publisher Passes On

Publisher of the defunct Third Eye newspapers, Chief Akanni Aluko is dead. His wife , Kofoworola Aluko broke the news to one of Akanni Aluko’s closest friends, Sir Folu Olamiti . She said her husband passed on to glory on Friday morning 1 July 2022 at the University College Hospital Ibadan UCH during a long […]Continue Reading

Family, Friends Mourn BBC Reporter

Family, friends and colleagues of late BBC reporter in Ondo State, Shola Ilesanmi, gathered in Akure, the Ondo state capital on Friday for a candlelight procession and an evening of tributes to celebrate his short but well-spent life. His friends also announced the launch of ‘The Shola Ilesanmi Solutions Journalism Prize for Campus Reporters’ instituted […]Continue Reading

Strange Elephant Dies

The strange elephant that reportedly wandered into some areas of Oyo and Kwara states last month is dead. Our correspondent who has been monitoring development on the elephant reports that a team from the University of Ibadan made efforts to translocate the animal today after sedating it. One of the sources who pleaded anonymity said […]Continue Reading
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Tinubu Losses Political Ally

He was the pioneer Provost of the Lagos State College of Primary Education which has just been upgraded to the Lagos State University of Education. He was aged 74. He celebrated his birthday in November,2021 amidst pomps and ceremony. However, today,he is no more. He is Professor Tunde Samuel, a member of the Governance Advisory […]Continue Reading

Oyo SWAN Mourns Death Of 3SC GM, Rasheed Balogun, Says He Left Vacuum That Will Be Difficult To Fill

Members of Sports Writers Association of Nigeria, SWAN, Oyo state chapter condole with the family, players and management of Shooting Stars Sports Club of Ibadan over the demise of the club’s General Manager, Alhaji Rasheed Balogun.  A condolence statement signed by Chairman, Oyo SWAN, Olaolu Fawole, says the demise of Alhaji Balogun came as a rude […]Continue Reading

Itunnu Babalola Finally Laid To Rest

Human sojourn on earth is transient, hence the need for people to make their lives worthwhile. The Most Superior Evangelist, Celestial Church of Christ,  Agbowo, Ibadan, Daniel Otakoya gave the admonition in Ibadan at the burial service  of a Nigerian lady, Miss Itunu Babalola, at Sango cementery. Most Superior Evangelist Otakoya explained that since death was […]Continue Reading

Justice Bola Babalakin Dies At 94

The family of Babalakin has announced the death of a great Nigerian and pious Muslim and retired Justice of the Supreme Court Jusice Tijani Bolarinwa Babalakin  who died this morning  in Lagos  at the ripe age of 94. Baba was an active member of the Muslim Association Of Nigeria, Ansarudeen society and former president of […]Continue Reading

Chief Imam Of Ogbomoso Is Dead

Chief Imam of Ogbomoso land , Alhaji Abdul – Yekini Adegboyega Asafa Sanusi  is dead He died in the early hours of today Confirming the passage,acting chief Imam of Ogbomoso land,Alhaji Alim Abdul-Wahab described the death of the religious leader as a rude shock. Aged eighty-seven,the cleric is expected to be buried today at four […]Continue Reading