• Coco Austin Mourns the Death of Her Bulldog Spartacus

    Coco Austin Mourns the Death of Her Bulldog Spartacus

    Anyone familiar with Ice T and Coco’s reality show on E! would know how Coco loved her first bulldog, Spartacus.

    In a post shared via Instagram, she mourned her pet, writing:

    “My heart is hurting tremendously. Today Sparty died after knee surgery complications.He was my 1st baby with Ice.There’ll never be another dog like him. Everybody that knew him thought he was very human like and so lovable.. His full name was Spartacus The Supermodel.. He was only 6.. I have been […]

  • Buhari mourns human right lawyer, Fred Agbaje, says Nigeria has lost a principled man

    Buhari mourns human right lawyer, Fred Agbaje, says Nigeria has lost a principled man

    President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the family, friends and professional colleagues of erudite human rights lawyer, Fred Agbaje, who died on Saturday.

    The President, according to a statement issued by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, received the news of the sad development with shock.

    He described the constitutional lawyer as “an ardent advocate against corruption and canvasser for internal democracy in political parties, who also believed strongly in the sanctity of the ballot box.”

    Buhari commended the fearlessness […]

  • Buhari mourns Cuban leader, Fidel Castro

    Buhari mourns Cuban leader, Fidel Castro

    President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness at the passing on of former Cuban revolutionary leader, Fidel Castro.

    The president said he received the news of Mr. Castro with profound sadness.

    Mr. Castro died Saturday at age 90.

    “On behalf of the Federal Government, President Buhari offers deepest condolences to Cuban President Raul Castro, and the people of Cuba on the passing early Saturday of the legendary leader, who passionately served his people for almost half a century,” Mr. Buhari said in a statement […]

  • Nollywood Actor Bob-Manuel Udokwu Mourns as He Loses His Father

    Nollywood Actor Bob-Manuel Udokwu Mourns as He Loses His Father

    Nigerian actor, Bob-Manuel is in serious tears as he has lost a very loved one to death.

    Veteran Nollywood actor Bob-Manuel Udokwu is not a happy man now. The actor is mourning the loss of his dad.

    The veteran actor lost his father Pa Geoffrey Nwafor Udokwu (Ononenyi) on Tuesday, November 22. Pa Udokwu died in his home country in Nkwelle Ogidi in Anambra state.

    Condolence messages have been pouring in from friends and colleagues to console Bob-Manuel and his wife Cassandra who […]

  • Jonathan visits Sultan, mourns Dasuki

    Jonathan visits Sultan, mourns Dasuki

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described the late Sultan Ibrahim Dasuki as a nationalist and a patriot par excellence.

    Mr. Jonathan made the remark in Sokoto on Thursday when he paid a condolence visit to the Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar III.

    He said the late Mr. Dasuki worked and died as a peace maker and a bridge builder.

    “He worked tirelessly to ensure lasting peace and unity in Nigeria, while without peace and unity there will be no development,” he said.

    The former […]

  • President Buhari mourns former Sultan Dasuki

    President Buhari mourns former Sultan Dasuki

    President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the Dasuki family, the government and people of Sokoto State on the death of the 18th Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Ibrahim Dasuki.

    Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday.

    Buhari also commiserated with the Jama’atul Nasril Islam (JNI) and the Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs over the demise of the remarkable traditional ruler.

    The president noted that the deceased devoted his life […]

  • Boko Haram: Defence Minister mourns gallant army commander

    Boko Haram: Defence Minister mourns gallant army commander

    According to reports, the Minister of Defence, retired Brig.-Gen. Mansur Dan-Ali, has described the death of Lt-Col. Muhammad Abu-Ali as tragic and unfortunate development in the theatre of operations in the North East.

    Abu-Ali was killed by the Boko Haram terrorists in their failed attack to capture Malam Fatori in northern Borno on Friday.

    The minister in a statement issued by his Public Relations Officer, Col. Tukur Gusau, on Sunday also described the late Abu-Ali as a major pillar in the war […]

  • Nigerian Army mourns ‘gallant, patriotic’ lieutenant colonel killed by Boko Haram

    Nigerian Army mourns ‘gallant, patriotic’ lieutenant colonel killed by Boko Haram

    Soldiers confronting Boko Haram terrorists in the North East are mourning the death of Lt. Col. Muhammad Abu Ali, described as a gallant, battle tested and trusted patriotic soldier of the Nigerian Army.

    The Theatre Command Centre of Operation Lafiya Dole in Maiduguri, said Ali, nicknamed, Sarkin Yaki [Chief Warrior], was the Commanding Officer, 272 Task Force Battalion at Mallam Fatori in Northern Borno.

    He died in confrontation with suspected Boko Haram terrorists who attacked 119 Battalion, Nigerian Army location at Mallam […]

  • President Buhari mourns Olaniwun Ajayi

    President Buhari mourns Olaniwun Ajayi

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday extended his condolences to the family of Ajayi and the  Pan-Yoruba socio-political organisation, Afenifere, on the death of one of its oldest surviving members, Sir Olaniwun Ajayi, at 91.

    In a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President also commiserated with the government and people of Ogun State on the death of their “illustrious son, author, legal practitioner, elder statesman and nationalist.”

    Buhari recalled Ajayi’s inspirational and dedicated work to […]

  • Buhari mourns Ken Saro-Wiwa Jnr

    Buhari mourns Ken Saro-Wiwa Jnr

    President Muhammadu Buhari has extended condolences to the Saro-Wiwa family, the government and people of Rivers State on the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa Jnr.

    The President, in a statement by the Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, also commiserated with the people of Ogoni Kingdom over the passage of their illustrious son, author and environmental activist, who was an ardent believer in the unity, progress and stability of his community.

    He joined them in mourning the sudden and painful passing […]

  • Buhari mourns Catholic priest, Fr. Willie Ojukwu

    Buhari mourns Catholic priest, Fr. Willie Ojukwu

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday commiserated with the entire Catholic family in Nigeria, particularly those in Abuja, over the passing away of Rev. Fr. Willie Ojukwu.

    According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, the President sent condolences to the family, friends and close associates of the priest who died on Sunday in Abeokuta, Ogun State.

    The statement read, “The President believes the late clergy was a humble and dedicated servant of the Lord, who […]