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Family members announce new date for Late Senator Ajimobi’s burial | Details

Ajimobi's burial date announced
Ajimobi's burial date announced

Family member of Late Senator Ajimobi have announced a new date for his burial. The remains of late former governor Abiola Ajimobi will be interred on Sunday, 28th June, at his Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Central Mosque, Oke AdoBurial arrangements for His Excellency Senator Abiola Ajimobi .

In close consultation with the governments of Lagos and Oyo States, the date for the burial ceremony has been announced. Barring any changes, his body will be interred at the Senator Ishaq Abiola Ajimobi Central Mosque at Oke Ado, Ibadan at 12noon on Sunday the 28th of June 2020 after the traditional Muslim prayers. .

To ensure that strict COVID-19 protocols are adhered to and in light of the current circumstances of our national health challenges, the family appeals to the public to observe strict adherence to COVID-19 protocols in their participation. Furthermore, details of the live media coverage of the funeral ceremony will be made public by tomorrow. In the near future, details of a larger funeral gathering will be announced where a lot more of his well wishers will have the opportunity to pay him their respect.

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Suspected herdsmen kidnap nine travelers in Ondo; demand N100 million ransom from their families

Nine persons traveling from Lagos to Abuja have been abducted by suspected herdsmen along lsua highway in Akoko South East area of Ondo State.

A family member of one of the victims, Bamidele Ojo, who confirmed this to Vanguard, said the victims were on board a Toyota Sienna space bus when they were ambushed by the suspected herdsmen.  The victims were allegedly marched into the forest by their abductors after their vehicle was stopped on the highway.

Bamidele said the abductors have reached out to the families of the abducted travelers and are demanding N100 million ransom.

Spokesperson of the Ondo state police command, Tee-Leo Ikoro, confirmed the incident and said one of the victims has been rescued. Ikoro said police detectives in the state were working with hunters, local vigilante, and other agencies to...

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Top Nollywood stars sympathize with Uche Nnanna who is presently in sorrow

Uche Nnanna loses mum

Popular actress, Uche Nnanna is presently in sorrow due to the sudden death of her mum. The mother of two took to social media to announce that her mother had passed on.

Sharing a beautiful picture of her mum, Uche Nnanna wrote;

"Lost for words. My dearest Mother Iyom Jesus, Lolo Ezinne Romana Nnanna ( AKA Daylight) has taken a bow at the early hours of this morning the 25/06/2020. May her sweet, gentle, loving soul rest in the bossom of our LORD AMEN."

Top Nollywood stars, Ngozi Ezeonu, Racheal Okonkwo, Mary Lazarus and others, shared their condolence messages in the comments...

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Mavins’ Rema finally picks up his Next Rated Award car from Headies

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Fast rising Nigerian singer and Mavins’ golden boy, Divine Ikubor, popularly known as Rema, has finally gone to pick up his award plaque along with his brand new car, a 2020 GAC .

This is coming after he won the next rated award for Headies 2019.

The 20 years old singer was able to beat  artistes like; Zlatan, Joeboy, FireBoy, Victor AD and Lyta to win the distinguished award.

The ‘Dumebi’ crooner revealed that his busy schedule delayed pick up of the prize.

While receiving his prize, Rema said:

“Due to the problems in the country and my busy schedule, I have not been able to come pick up the car.
But right now, I am really...

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