Labor Rights Groups In Taiwan Protest Over Death Of Nigerian Man At Construction Site

Protests were held outside Taiwan's Taipei City Hall by a coalition of labor rights groups on Wednesday, August 15, over the death of a 55-year-old Nigerian man Nwagbo John Ugochukwu, at a Hwang Chang General Contractor Co construction site. Though the construction group denied hiring Ugochukwu who was found dead at a construction site for … Continue reading Labor Rights Groups In Taiwan Protest Over Death Of Nigerian Man At Construction Site

Tragic: Four Killed As Petrol Tanker Rams Into Beer Parlour In Rivers State

Four persons were on Saturday crushed to death by a tanker in Rumuapara community in the Obio/Akpor Local Government Area of Rivers State. The tanker rammed into a bar where the four persons were drinking, killing all of them on the spot. The vehicle was headed to Eleme Refinery to load petroleum product, skidded off … Continue reading Tragic: Four Killed As Petrol Tanker Rams Into Beer Parlour In Rivers State

Nine Taraba Corpers Drown During Riverside Picnic

Nine members of the National Youth Service Corps who are currently serving in Taraba State on Saturday drowned in River Mayo-Selbe in Gashaka Local government Area. Taraba State Police Command Police Public Relations Officer, ASP David Missal, who confirmed the death of nine out of the 22 corps members who were swimming in River Mayo-Selbe … Continue reading Nine Taraba Corpers Drown During Riverside Picnic

Ise Ekiti Council Chief Commits Suicide

Tragedy struck on Monday as a senior local government official, Michael Kayode Bamisaye, alleged committed suicide at his residence in Ado-Ekiti, the state capital. Bamisaye, who was the Director of Finance in Ise/Orun Local Government Council, Ise-Ekiti, jumped into the well in his compound behind Tinuola Maximum School, off Afao Road, Ado-Ekiti. The deceased had … Continue reading Ise Ekiti Council Chief Commits Suicide

Woman Loses Husband, 3 Kids And 5 Relatives In Boat Accident In US

At least 17 people nine from the same family have died after an amphibious “duck boat” capsized in stormy weather on a lake in Missouri. Divers had been searching for four people who were missing after the sightseeing vessel sank in Table Rock Lake, police in the US state said and as Governor Mike Parson … Continue reading Woman Loses Husband, 3 Kids And 5 Relatives In Boat Accident In US

Heavy Rainfall, Flood In Jibia, Katsina State, Many People Feared Dead

Many people have been feared dead as heavy rainfall hits Katsina and swept away homes and properties in the Jibia area of the State. Unconfirmed reports puts the death so far at 25 with many people still missing and unaccounted for. About 80 homes and many animals are equally lost. The rainfall accompanied with heavy … Continue reading Heavy Rainfall, Flood In Jibia, Katsina State, Many People Feared Dead

SARS Chases Ambrose Alli University Student, He Falls Inside Well, Dies

A final year Business Administration student of the Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State, has been found dead inside an abandoned well, four days after going missing while being chased by SARS operatives. According to reports, the hostel of Saliu Alli Haruna was invaded by the officers on Friday night. Scared by the sudden invasion, … Continue reading SARS Chases Ambrose Alli University Student, He Falls Inside Well, Dies