A National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, member is believed to have drowned in a boat accident on Thursday in Okpotuwari Community, Southern Ijaw Local Government Area of Bayelsa.
Sources in the community told the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday that the corps member, who hailed from Anambra drowned when the canoe he boarded capsized.
Tontiemote Yeiyei, a resident, said the deceased, who was serving at Okpotuwari Community, had gone to Ondewari with two of his friends across the Osiana creek by […]
A 31-year-old man, identified as Gafar Ajibola, has reportedly jumped into a river in Oniyanrin town in Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, and drowned, as he tried to escape from policemen during a raid.
According to newsmen, the victim was washing his clothes at the bank of the river, when he heard gunshots from policemen, who were allegedly raiding the community.
It was reported that he jumped into the river out of fear.
The police had entered Oniyanrin community close to Agbeloba in […]
A man has been caught on camera doing the unbelievable to his own stepdaughter in broad daylight at a swimming pool.
A video which has since gone viral online, shows the man repeatedly throwing the 3-year-old girl into in a swimming pool, causing her to drown.
According to reports, the man has however been caught and jailed for 100 years.
The man, identified as Jose David N., was spotted in the horrifying surveillance footage, throwing the child into the water at a hotel […]
A two-year-old boy, Eniola Ajakaye, has drowned inside a drum of water while holidaying with his grandmother in Aboru, in the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos State.
Officers from Oke Odo Police Division arrested the victim’s father, Sunday Ajakaye, a mechanic, and Sunday’s 65-year-old mother, after the boy’s mother, Mary, accused them of complicity in the death.
A resident, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Eniola drowned around 2pm on Foursquare Street, Ago 40 Estate, where his grandma lived.
He said, “The […]
A popular TV Star has tragically passed away in the line of duty while filming for highly acclaimed soap opera.
Domingos Montagner who happens to be one of Brazil’s best-loved television actors, has died.
Montagner drowned in a river where the crew had been recording scenes for the country’s most popular soap opera.
According to reports, Montagner played the leading role in Velho Chico, a soap opera named after the Sao Francisco river where he died.
The 54-year-old, taking alittle brak, had gone for […]
A serving member of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Dayo, has been found dead in a river in Isaka, Port Harcourt.
His body was reportedly found floating in the river two days after he was reported to have accidentally slipped off a boat while boarding a jetty to the community where he was serving.
The deceased was laid to rest on Friday, September 2nd.
A facebook user who shared a picture with a tribute to the deceased wrote: “Corper Dayo was someone […]
In this shocking news, a father has done the most unthinkable thing after a quarrel with the baby’s mama.
A man has been arrested after he allegedly drowned his 3-month-old son in a pond after fighting with the son’s mother.
It was reported that 25 year-old Sean A. Flowers Jr. was taken into custody on Saturday after he reportedly held his son underwater, in what police say was a deliberate murder. There were witnesses to the killing who told police exactly what […]
A footballer has tragically died after a simple decision to hang out with friends and enjoy swimming went horribly wrong.
Fikayo Idowu, a footballer of Nigerian descent, has died.
According to reports, Idowu hung out with friends on Thursday night and heard that they had planned to go swimming in a lake 40 miles northeast of Columbus on Friday. That was the last his friend Jensen, a fellow Ohio State University player, heard of him.
The following day, a Saturday, Jensen, while picking […]