Posts Tagged ‘dead’

Police nab man in connection with lover’s death

by Seun Adeuyion March 7, 2020
A 34-year-old welder, Tunde Kasali, has been arrested by the police in connection with the death of his girlfriend, one Victoria Nwogu, said to be a polytechnic student. Nwogu was reportedly found dead in Kasali’s apartment at Igbobi Sabe Square, Jibowu area of Lagos and was foaming from the mouth. It was gathered that a […]

Pregnant secretary of Pope Francis found dead in her Rome apartment

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 23, 2020
The Pope’s pregnant receptionist has been found dead in her apartment on the outskirts of the city. Miriam Wuolou, a 34-year-old of Eritrean origin, was seven-months pregnant when her body was discovered. She had worked at Pope Francis’ home and a priests’ guesthouse called Santa Marta for years. The Italian press reports she worked as […]

Larry Tesler: Computer scientist behind “cut, copy and paste” dies aged 74

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 20, 2020
Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has died at the age of 74. Mr Tesler started working in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s, at a time when computers were inaccessible to the vast majority of people. It was thanks to his innovations – which included the “cut”, “copy” and “paste” commands – that […]

BREAKING| Victor Olaiya Is Dead

by Ikokwu Ikembaon February 12, 2020
Veteran highlife singer Victor Olaiya has died at the age of 89 at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). His death was confirmed to Channels Television by Michael Odiong of Premiere Music, the record label that holds his music repertoire. According to Odion, the Baby Jowocrooner died around noon on Wednesday. More to follow…

UPDATE on Kobe Bryant: Those on board helicopter identified

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 27, 2020
Those on board the ill fated helicopter, that crashed killing NBA icon Kobe Bryant and other onboard have been identified according to local official. The list as it stands is: • Kobe Bryant• his daughter GiGi• one of GiGi’s friends- a teammate• the teammate’s parent• Pilot

Tragedy Hits Nollywood, Veteran actor, Toyosi Arigbabuwo is dead

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 16, 2020
The Yoruba genre of Nollywood has again been thrown into mourning following the death of talented thespian, Toyosi Arigbabuwo. Our correspondents gathered that Arigbabuwo died in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Monday after a brief illness. His death was painful and shocking to many stakeholders particularly as the movie industry genre not long ago lost thespians […]