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Again, Kaduna Catholic Priest murdered, brother, cousin kidnapped

…Family friend sources reveal why the Catholic Priest was killed. …Bandits demand N20m ransom and motorbikes on those kidnapped. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Rev. Fr, Vitus Borogo The murder of Catholic, Priest, Rev. Fr, Vitus Borogo, by bandits has been confirmed by the church in Kaduna State. The incident was confirmed in

Bishop Kukah confirms, condemn murder of Deborah Yakubu in Sokoto

…Urges govt to fish out culprits.  by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Miss Deborah Yakubu The Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Rev. Dr. Matthew Hassan Kukah, has condemned in strongest terms the gruesome murder of a female student of Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto State. Report revealed that the 200-level female victim, Miss

Terrorists slaughter Kaduna Catholic Priest in captivity

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Rev. Fr. Joseph Aketeh Bako The Parish Priest of St John’s Catholic Church Kudenda, Kaduna, Rev. Fr. Joseph Aketeh Bako, who was kidnapped eight weeks ago, has been reportedly slaughtered by his abductors. Rev Fr Bako was reportedly kidnapped from his residence on the 8th of

Mangu LGA Traditional Ruler, HRH Da Nelson Bakfur dies at 73

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Death has been announced of a First-class Traditional Ruler (Mishkaham Mwagavul) in Mangu local government area, HRH Da Nelson Bakfur, who joined his ancestors at the age of 73. While speaking at a Funeral Service for the deceased traditional ruler held at the Church of Christ in Nations

Ex-Governor Alao Akala slips-off, dies in bathroom

by Acahdu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Governor Adebayo Akala Ex-Governor of Oyo State, late Chief Alao Akala, reportedly died in bathroom in the midst of luxury of slippery floor tiles where he fell off, while taking his bath, family sources have revealed.  A statement released recently by members of the family revealed

Fmr CBN Dep Gov. Dr. Mailafia Obadiah is dead

…“He was a powerful voice for social justice, hounded by DSS” – Activist Sowore by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Dr. Mailafia Obadiah The former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Mailafia Obadiah, is dead. He died at the age of 64. A Rights Activist and Publisher of Saharareporters online media,

Plateau former Speaker’s Wife passes on

…Govt commiserates with deceased family. by Christiana Gokyo, Jos The late wife of the former Speaker of the Plateau State House Assembly, late Ann George Edward Daika. The Plateau Governor, Simon Bako Lalong, has commiserated with former Speaker of the Plateau State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. George Edward Daika, over the demise

Capt. Abdulkarim Na-Allah was assassinated, his Lexus SUV stolen

…As Kaduna CP directs full investigation into his death. by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna The Commissioner of Police, Kaduna Command, Abdullahi Mudassiru, has directed that a full scale investigation be carried out with a view to unravel the identities of killers of Captain Abdulkarim Na-Allah and bring the culprits to book. Captain Na-Allah, the first son of Senator Bala Ibn Na-Allah, representing Kebbi, was allegedly

Senator Jonah Jang sorrows over death of Mantu

by Christiana Gokyo, Jos Late Senator (Dr) Ibrahim N. Mantu Former Governor and Senator representing Plateau’s Northern Senatorial District, Senator Jonah David Jang, has expressed deep sense of sorrow on the passing way of former Deputy Senate President, Senator (Dr) Ibrahim N. Mantu. While making his speech on the demise of the late Senator Mantu,

Fmr Nigeria’s First Lady, Hadiza Shagari, dies of Covid-19

by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna Late Hadiza Shagari Nigeria’s former First Lady – wife of late President Shehu Shagari – is dead. She died in the earlier hours of Thursday in hospital in Abuja. In a statement issued and signed by Muhammad Bala Shagari, Sarkin Mafaran Shagari, and made available to journalists in Kaduna, it indicated that, “We regret

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