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Headlines: Buhari Sends Message To All Muslims Concerning Fasting, Another Top Personality Dies

Another Top Personality Dies

Nollywood actress Ashabi Ayantunde, also known as Iya Ife, has passed away.

He died on Sunday evening, April 11, after a brief illness in Ile Ife, Osun. He is said to have fallen ill and was rushed to Ile-Efe, Osun, where he died.

The late Iya Ife starred in several films including Oro Aye, Terror, Atidade Kinihun, Afefe, Onibara Aje, Olori, Old Soja, and Ogbologbo.

May her soul rest in peace, amen.

Ramadan: Exercise patience, tolerance, reject divisive voices, Buhari urges Nigerians 

President Muhammadu Buhari welcomed the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan on Monday, which marks the start of the 30-day fast.

In a message to the nation on this occasion, President Buhari prayed to God to accept our sacrifice and to strengthen the nation's unity, solidarity, peace and prosperity.

He appealed to Muslims in the country to show patience and tolerance and reject voices that want to divide the nation.

He also urged all citizens to show compassion to the millions of less talented people and to remember those displaced by the conflict in their charities and prayers at this important time.

Garba Shehu

Senior Special Assistant to the President

(Media & Publicity)

April 12, 2021

Lagos Police Dismiss Officer For Attempting To Kill Lover

On Monday, the Lagos State Police Command announced that it had dismissed one of its officers, Eze Aiwansoba, a sergeant at the Special Protection Unit, Base 16, Ikeja, on charges of the shooting and attempted murder of his girlfriend identified as Joy Ndubueze in Lagos.

A spokesman for the command, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, said in a statement made available to journalists that the incident had been forwarded to the Lagos State Police Command, where it became known that the former officer had to respond.

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