Saraki Becomes Waziri Garin of Ilorin

The Emir of Ilorin and chairman, Kwara state traditional council,  Alh Ibrahim Sulu – Gambari has elevated the Senate President,  Dr.  Abubakar Bukola Saraki to the position of Waziri Garin  of Ilorin which is the traditional Prime Minister of the emirate. The elevation which came as a surprise package to the Senate President was announced at…

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Gunmen Killed 11 Taxi Drivers in South Africa

South African Police has confirmed the killing of 11 taxi drivers by unknown gunmen in an ambush around Gauteng province. The men from Gauteng province were travelling to Johannesburg on Saturday night when their minibus was fired on. The victims, and four others critically injured, were returning from a colleague’s funeral in the coastal region…

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Sports Minister Escapes Death, As 20 Injured in Motor Accident

An accident involving the convoy of the Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has led to the death of one person while 20 others sustained various degrees of injury. Our correspondent reports that the Officer-in-Charge of a local security outfit, Gombe State Marshal, Mr. Sunday Jika, who was on the minister’s entourage, confirmed the…

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