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Fatai Rolling Dollar Biography

Fatai Rolling Dollar a Guitarist. Singer and Exponent of the Native Thumb Piano (Agidigbo) is the Veteran of West African Folk Music and the greatest ... Full story

Sele Eradiri Dies, Nigeria Television Authority Broadcaster Dead At 57

Sele Eradiri, the Nigeria Television Authority broadcaster who featured on a weekly popular program "Newsline" is dead. Ms. Eradiri died at the Lagos University Teaching ... Full story

Godwin Daboh Adzuana controversial politician, dead

The death of controversial politician, Godwin Daboh Adzuana has been described as a lose to the nation.The Senate President, Senator David Mark, Thursday made this ... Full story

Monday Oluwafemi John, Nigerian Juju musician is dead!

MONDAY Oluwafemi John, one of the pioneer members of Chief Commander Ebenezer Obey’s band, Inter-reformers band  is dead. He died at the General ... Full story

James Iroha aka Gringory Akabogu of New Masquerade, dead at 69

Long standing Nigerian actor and cast in the now rested soap opera New Masquerade, James Iroha aka Gringory Akabogu has died at 69. The ... Full story

Alhaji Abdulkadir Dantata Dies In Germany

The heir of the famous Dantata family of Kano, and chairman of Dantata & Sawoe company, Alhaji Abdulkadir Dantata is dead. He died on Tuesday ... Full story

Ambassador Matthew Taiwo Mbu dies in a London hospital at the age of 82

ELDER STATESMAN, Dr. Matthew Tawo Mbu, CFR, is dead. He died, yesterday, in a London hospital at the age of 82. The family in a ... Full story

Nigeria’s Foremost economist, Prof Sam Aluko is dead at 83

Nigeria’s foremost economist, Prof. Sam Aluko is dead. He died ,Tuesday, at the age of 83 in a London hospital, in the United Kingdom. His ... Full story

Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, Biafran Republic Leader, Dead

Ailing leader of the defunct Biafran Republic and  leader of the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu is deadChukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu  ... Full story

Alex Uruemu Ibru, Chairman and Publisher of The Guardian newspaper, dead at 66

NIGERIANS, yesterday, mourned the death of the Chairman and Publisher of The Guardian newspaper, Alexander Uruemu Ibru. Chief Ibru who died at about ... Full story

Steve Jobs Dies At Age 56

  Forget about the turnaround. Forget about the Macintosh, and the iPod, and the iPhone, and the iPad. And whatever Apple is about to announce next. ... Full story

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Ihuoma Mambo  Atanga

Ihuoma Mambo Atanga

Filmmaker of Nigerian/Cameroonian descent, Ihuoma Mambo Atanga, T

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Danger at the Door

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Danger at the Door

Fear of religious war looms as Boko Haram sect targets churches and Christians for attacks T he   ordination   ceremony of Matthew Hassan Kukah as the Catholic ...

Christians Have a Right to Defend Themselves

Gabriel Osu, monsignor and director of communications, Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, speaks to Anthony Akaeze, assistant editor, on a number of issues relating to the ...

It’s Not a War Against Christians

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