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November, 2019

October, 2019

  • 27 October

    Burial Pictures Of Professor Pius Adesanmi 

    The remains of Pius Adesanmi, Kogi State-born Canadian professor, who died in a Boeing Max 737 plane crash in March this year, has been buried in Ottawa, Canada.   He is survived by his wife and a young daughter, who were both present at the burial.    Friends and contingent …

  • 12 October

    My Mother’s Burial Will Be Like Carnival, Says Charly Boy 

    Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy, has said his mother’s burial will be like a carnival despite her wish for a quiet and peaceful burial. In a recent interview, the maverick entertainer and activist, said his mother, Margaret Oputa, who passed on during the week, lived a fulfilled life, …

September, 2019

  • 10 September

    Mugabe’s Burial Postponed Indefinitely


    The burial of the late former president of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, has been postponed indefinitely. The burial was earlier scheduled to hold on Sunday in Zimbabwe but is not likely to hold again, according to ZimLive. Family members of the deceased ex-president confirmed the development to Zimlive. According to Mugabe’s nephew, Leo Mugabe, …

April, 2019

  • 10 April

    Anambra Assembly Passes Bill To Ban Extravagant Funerals

    The Anambra State House of Assembly has passed a bill to ban the staging of extravagant funerals in the state. The state assembly made the move after it passed a bill entitled: “a Law To Control Burial/Funeral Ceremonial Activities in the State”, at plenary on Wednesday. Charles Ezeani, the lawmaker …

January, 2019

  • 27 January

    Agege Residents Exhume Relatives’ Corpses Over Railway Station Construction

    Agege residents, whose houses were affected by the demolition to make way for the construction of a railway station, have started exhume corpses of their relatives buried in the houses.  Sunday Punch reports that some of the corpses had been buried for over 30 years. Their remains, said to be mainly …

  • 18 January

    Former CDS, Badeh To Be Buried Next Week – Defence Headquarters

    Alex Badeh, a former Chief of Defence and Naval Staff, who was recently murdered, will be buried on Wednesday next week, the Defence Headquarters (DHQ) has announced. Brigadier General John Agim, the acting Director of Defence Information, made this known in a statement issued on Friday. Read Also: Ex-chief Of Defence Staff …

  • 11 January

    Army Buries 14 Soldiers Killed By Boko Haram Terrorists

    The Nigerian Army on Friday buried 14 soldiers who were killed by Boko Haram terrorists on December 24, 2018. The deceased soldiers were said to have been killed on Damaturu-Maiduguri road while on escort duty on their way back to Kaduna.   Major General Mohammed Mohammed, the General Officer Commanding …

  • 5 January

    Remains Of Former Governor, Hamza Abdullahi Buried In Kano

    ‎The remains of former Military Governor of old Kano state, late AVM Hamza Abdullahi, has been laid to rest in Kano on Friday. Abdullahi’s corpse was flown into the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport from Germany by a jet.‎ Late Abdullahi’s corpse was received by Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi …

  • 1 January

    PDP Condemns Buhari’s Absence At Shagari’s Burial

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s absence at the burial of the former Nigerian President, Shehu Shagari, on December 29, 2018. Kola Ologbondiyan, the National Publicity Secretary of the party, in a statement on Monday, said Buhari’s absence at the funeral of the first executive president …

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