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Late Super Eagles Coach, Ahmadu Shuaibu’s 12 Year-Old Son Dies

by ovoko

Posted on May 17, 2017 at 12:09 pm

Another tragedy has befallen the family of the late Nigerian coach, Amodu Shaibu as one of his children has reportedly died last Sunday. According to Segun Oguns, a former national...

Son of Ex-pdp Bot Chairman, Anenih, Slumps, Dies At Lagos Club

by ovoko

Posted on May 14, 2017 at 8:44 pm

Son of Peoples’ Democratic Party ( PDP) chieftain, Chief Tony Anenih, Eugene slumped and died on Sunday at the Ikoyi Club in Lagos. Eugene who recently lost his mother is...

29 year old lecturer of Bowen University dies 2 days after giving birth to her first child (Pictures)

by ovoko

Posted on May 14, 2017 at 11:16 am

A 29 year old Mass Communication lecturer at Bowen University, Osun State, dies, 2 days after giving birth to her first child.

Student dies after ignoring warning not to retweet a tweet (Pictured)

by ovoko

Posted on May 4, 2017 at 8:03 pm

A 300 level student of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Jerry Ashiru, dies in a car crash, 4 days after ignoring a death threat not to retweet a tweet.

Aregbesola poisoned Senator Adeleke – Osun People tell Senator Bukola saraki

by ovoko

Posted on April 25, 2017 at 1:58 pm

Since the death of the senator from Ede in osun state, indegenes of the area have been visibly angry with what they suspect to be a fowl play by rival...

Man narrates his near-death encounter with Nigerian policemen (Pictured)

by ovoko

Posted on April 20, 2017 at 5:02 pm

I’m not a proud Nigerian, man declares, as he narrates his near-death encounter with some policemen. It’s a long read. Just be patient.

A Herbalist in Kogi sentenced to death for poisoning 2 siblings (Picture)

by ovoko

Posted on March 21, 2017 at 6:15 am

A High Court on Monday, sitting in Koton-Karfi in Kogi sentenced a herbalist named Ibrahim Muhammed, to death by hanging for killing two brothers. In his judgement, the Presiding Judge...

Ghanian Man arrested for stabbing a Nigerian prostitute to death in Ghana (pictured)

by ovoko

Posted on March 10, 2017 at 11:04 am

A 34-year-old man has been arrested by the police in Ghana for allegedly killing a Nigerian commercial sex worker, who he claimed stole his money after he had had sex...

Lady dies because her church does not allow blood transfusion (pic)

by ovoko

Posted on February 4, 2017 at 9:34 am

A lady by the name of Peace Eudia reportedly died of excessive bleeding during child birth because her church, Jehovah Witness does not allow blood transfusion. The deceased us a...