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Breaking: Joy Chico Ejiro loses last son, Viano, less than a year after her husband’s death

Joy Chico Ejiro loses last son, Viano, less than a year after her husband’s death. Joy Chico Ejiro has lost her last son, Viano Chico-Ejiro, less than a year after her husband died suddenly. Viano had been battling cancer for years and his father had devoted his life and resources to his treatment.

Viano’s mother, Joy Chico Ejiro, had also been playing her part. She moved to the US to get the best health care for her son who was diagnosed with cancer related ailments while still a toddler.

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Kidnapped RCCG Pastor and teacher regain freedom in Calabar – Police

A pastor with the Redeemed Christian Church of God in Calabar, Sunday Adediran, who was kidnapped on Nov. 13 at Ikot Eneobong area in Calabar has been released.
Police Public Relations Officer in the state, DSP Irene Ugbo, confirmed their release in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Calabar.

Ugbo, who did not mention the name of the teacher that was also released, urged the public to always avail the command with useful and timely information to help them respond to such cases appropriately.

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Pastor Taiwo Odukoya Loses Second Wife To Cancer

Nomthi, who is the second wife of the pastor, died of cancer after battling with it for two years.
Taiwo wrote, “With deep regret and gratitude to God, I have to announce the passing of my wife, Pastor Nomthi Odukoya.

”She battled cancer for the better part of two years, she stood on the Word of God, and she fought.
“She gave me 11 beautiful years of marriage and two wonderful boys, who I know will be very significant in life.

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Court Adjourns Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial To January 19 and 20

The trial of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu has been adjourned to the 19th and 20th of January 2022. Nnamdi had protested the refusal of the DSS to allow some of his lawyers access into the Court.

DSS brought Kanu into the courtroom at 9:52am.
The IPOB leader made his third court appearance since June when the security agents repatriated him to Nigeria.
Meanwhile, some groups were seen outside the court protesting the death of Ahmed Gulak.
Recall that in May, Gulak who was a former Special Adviser on Politics to the then President, Goodluck Jonathan, was killed by gunmen in Owerri, Imo State.

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Breaking: Former agric minister Abba Ruma dies

A former minister of Agriculture and Water Resources, Dr Abba Sayyadi Ruma, is dead. NAN gathered that Ruma died in a London hospital.


Aged 59, the late Ruma is survived by two wives and nine children.
Born on March 13, 1962, late Ruma was an influential minister during the administration of late President Umaru Musa Yar’adua.

Confirming the demise of Ruma, his uncle and Danwairen Katsina, Alhaji Sada Salisu Ruma, said late Sayyadi had battled diabetes for a long time before he eventually passed away this morning.

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SAD: Cross River Assembly Member, Representing Akpabuyo Is Dead

Cross River Assembly Member, Representing Akpabuyo Is Dead. She is known for her Cross River State Disability Commission bill.

Representative of Akpabuyo Constituency in the Cross River House of Assembly, Mrs. Elizabeth Ironbar, is dead.
She died in the early hours of Wednesday after a protracted illness according to family sources.

Elizabeth Ironbar died after a protracted illness.
She died in the early hours of Wednesday after a protracted illness according to family sources.
The second term lawmaker was elected under the platform of the People’s Democratic Party(PDP).

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Revealed: Senator Dino Melaye Did Not Graduate With A First-Class Degree From Baze University – Sources

Former Kogi West Senator in the eighth National Assembly, Dino Melaye, graduated with Second Class Lower Division and grappled with several “carry-overs” while studying Law at the Baze University in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, SaharaReporters has learnt.

SaharaReporters obtained the Baze University convocation booklet which showed, contrary to trending reports that Melaye finished top of his class, that the senator finished with a second class division degree.
Sources told SaharaReporters that Melaye, with Matriculation Number, BU/18B/LAW/3226, also had “carry-overs” during his degree.

“Contrary to trending stories that Dino graduated on top of his class with a First Class Degree, he never did and actually had several carry-overs for the period he studied law at Baze. He barely managed to graduate,” one of the sources told SaharaReporters.

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Gunmen Attack Oyo Correctional Facility With Explosives, Set Prisoners Free

Suspected gunmen have attacked one of the facilities of the Nigeria Correctional Service (NCS), in Oyo State.

According to Daily Post, the facility, christened Abolongo correctional facility, was attacked by the gunmen on Friday evening.

It was gathered that the gunmen set all the prisoners at the facility free during the attack.

Daily Post gathered on Saturday that the attackers stormed the facility at about 10pm on Friday.