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Pedestrian crushed to death by tipper in Osun

A yet-to-be-identified middle-aged man was crushed to death by a tipper at Owode-Ede on Friday. According to information obtained by newsmen, the accident occurred as the pedestrian attempted to cross the busy Gbongan-Osogbo road at Owode-Ede when the incoming tipper ran him over and dismembered him. Eyewitnesses disclosed that there was a traffic jam for […]

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Lekan Balogun gets staff of office as 42nd Olubadan

The Governor of Oyo State, Seyi Makinde, has handed the staff of office to Oba Lekan Balogun as the 42nd Olubadan of Ibadan. This was during the new monarch’s coronation ceremony held in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The ceremony was graced by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and former Vice President Atiku Abubarkar. Other dignitaries […]

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16-year-old girl drowns in Kano

A 16-year-old teenager, Hamida Bawale, has drowned in a well at Kofar Fada Gidan Sarki in Karaye Local Government Area of Kano State. This is contained in a statement issued to newsmen by the Public Relations Officer of Kano State Fire Service, Alhaji Saminu Abdullahi, on Tuesday in Kano. The incident occurred on Tuesday evening. […]

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