Tag: river

AzeezFebruary 17, 2017

3 dead, 23 injured as luxury bus plunges into river

by Azeez Adeniyi A luxury bus with registration number Anambra GDD 386 YE plunged into a lagoon in Mile 12 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 9, 2016

Rivers re-run: APC has declared war on Rivers people – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared war on the people of Rivers. In ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 20, 2016

The Explainer: What the government wants you to know about the ‘Ogun River’

Last weekend, an unusual thing happened to the Ogun river – which left residents of the area baffled, stunned and ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 14, 2016

10 MASSOB members arrested, detained for unknown reasons

10 members of the Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB), were reportedly arrested by security forces ...

Ada IgboanugoMay 13, 2015

25-year-old man rapes 10-year-old girl to death in Ogun

by Chinwe Okafor Ishau Arowolo has been arrested by the Ogun State Police Command for allegedly raping a 10-year-old girl, Sofiatu ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 20, 2015

What would you do? This man was forced to pick between his drowning ex and current girlfriend

by Chinwe Okafor After being dumped by her long-term boyfriend, 20-year-old Jun Tang decided to try a newer effective method ...

June 4, 2014

Terrifying moment a woman jumps into the river to save her drowning baby strapped in a pram (See photos)

by Zara Mustapha   The dramatic photo shows the moment a terrified mother and some brave passers-by jumped into a ...

November 8, 2013

Tragic: Man drowns in Bayelsa while trying to escape police stray bullets

by Oge Okonkwo In an attempt to escape from the men of the Nigeria Police Force, a 35-year-old man identified ...

October 15, 2013

Tragedy: 3 people killed as vehicle plunges into river in Ibadan (PHOTO)

by Adeola Balogun Tragedy struck along the Soka bridge axis of the Lagos-Ibadan expressway yesterday when a vehicle plunged into ...

October 12, 2013

Terrible: Woman arrested for strangling her son and dumping him in a river

by ‘Jola Sotubo A woman who brought a child into the world allegedly decided to take it out again after ...

September 17, 2013

Tragic news: 9 people die in Taraba boat mishap

by ‘Jola Sotubo At least nine persons have lost their lives in Taraba State after a boat they were in ...

September 16, 2013

Sad news: 2 girls die while swimming in Enugu river, one body recovered (Viewer Discretion)

by ‘Jola Sotubo An innocent swimming exercise turned deadly for two girls in Enugu state as they reportedly drowned after ...

July 24, 2013

Tragic news: Bodies of 2 teenage girls found after daring jump into river

Two teenage girls died yesterday after jumping into a notoriously dangerous river. They are thought to have leapt up to ...

July 22, 2013

Opinion: Rotimi Amaechi and the presidential mathematical council

by Muhammed Ibrahim This ‘punishment’ being meted out to Amaechi can only be traced to his victory in the NGF ...

July 6, 2013

Dele Momodu: A coup by the River Nile

by Dele Momodu The major lesson to learn from Egypt is that stubbornness of leaders can easily derail democracy. Fellow ...

July 5, 2013

Little hero: Boy, 8, swims to shore, gets help to save dad after their car flips over into river (PHOTOS)

CBS BOSTON Joshua Garcia demonstrated grace under pressure rarely seen in 8-year-old children. The car smashes through a guardrail, soars ...

April 13, 2013

Just In: 4 missing as vehicle plunges into river in Lagos (Report)

by Akan Ido There are unconfirmed reports that a Hilux truck with registration number KS 918 AU, has plunged into ...

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