• How four World Bank officials drowned in Ekiti boat mishap

    How four World Bank officials drowned in Ekiti boat mishap

    Tragedy struck yesterday in Ekiti as four World Bank officials drowned in Egbe River in Egbe community in Gbonyin Local Government Area of Ekiti State.

    It was gathered that the deceased officials were on a World Bank assessment mission to the river and had commenced work on Tuesday night.

    They were said to have come from Development Dams and Irrigation Schemes, Kaduna State and had died when the boat in which seven of them and their equipment were sailing, capsized.

    Further checks revealed […]

  • Elegushi family shuts beach over drowned UNILAG students

    Elegushi family shuts beach over drowned UNILAG students

    In honour of the two drowned students of the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Akoka, and towards improving the safety and management standards at the beach, the Elegushi Royal family of Ikate Land, owner of the facility, has announced the official closure of the beach.

    Addressing a briefing on behalf of the family at the Elegushi Palace in Lekki yesterday, the Asiwaju of Ikate Land, Prince Olanrewaju Elegushi, while condoling with the family of the late students, noted that apart from the […]

  • SAD!!! UNILAG students that got drowned at Elegushi beach buried amidst tears … See photos

    SAD!!! UNILAG students that got drowned at Elegushi beach buried amidst tears … See photos

    Hmm… But we do not want you to be uninformed brothers about those who are asleep, that you may not grieve as others do who have no hope. Therefore, mourn not, cry not, grieve not; but rather give thanks to God for the life lived,” these were the soothing words of Pastor Biodun Alimi, the officiating minister during the funeral programme for Adesola Olubola Ogunmefun and Funmilayo Odusina, the two students of the University of Lagos who drowned at the […]

  • Mum drowned her young daughter in front of her son as punishment for misbehaving … more photos

    Mum drowned her young daughter in front of her son as punishment for misbehaving … more photos

    Amanda Lewis murdered seven-year-old Adrianna Hutto after she sprayed window cleaner over the TV in the living room. She had claimed her tragic daughter had been cleaning bugs out of the pool when she slipped and fell in.

    Her younger brother AJ, then five, desperately tried to save her but it was too late. Her terrified son AJ, the key witness in the case, told cops Adrianna made ‘momma mad’ after spraying cleaning fluid over the tele  ITV.

    She had claimed her […]