Just In: Tunisia President Beji Caid Essebsi Dies

92-year-old Tunisian President Beji Caid Essebsi, the North African country’s first democratically elected leader, died after been hospitalised with a severe illness in late June and was returned to intensive care on Thursday in a military hospital. Hafedh Caid Essebsi the president’s son said that Essebsi was hospitalized on Wednesday after he suffered the effects […]

UNIJOS VC Loses Son, Female Student Found Dead In Hostel

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Jos, Professor Sebastine Maimako has lost his son Shitnaan Maimako, while the body of a 200 Level student at the university has been found. Abdullahi Abdullahi, spokesman of UNIJOS, confirmed the demise of the VC’s son, saying, “All I can tell you is that the son of the VC […]

Drug Trafficking: China Sentence Canadian To Death

A Chinese court sentenced a second Canadian man to death for drug trafficking on Tuesday, eliciting a rebuke from Canada’s foreign minister, amid diplomatic tensions between Ottawa and Beijing. The court in southern Guangdong province said the Canadian, Fan Wei, and 10 others — including an American and four Mexicans — were part of an […]

Ex-Lecturer’s Death Not Suicide – UI Management Insists

The management of the University of Ibadan has dismissed insinuations that a former lecturer, Mr Aminu Zubair, who died in his residence on the institution’s campus, committed suicide. The university’s Director of Communication, Mr Olatunji Oladejo, told the News Agency of Nigeria in Ibadan on Saturday that Zubair died in a fire outbreak that occurred […]

Presidency Speaks On Reported Death Of Buhari’s Son, Says He Is Alive

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has reacted to report claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari’s only son, Yusuf, is dead Recall that Yusuf suffered brain injury after he was involved in a bike accident on Tuesday December 26,2017 . The last that was heard of Buhari’s only son was […]