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Here Are 14 Eminent Nigerians That Died In The Last Seven Days

Here are some prominent Nigerians that died in the last seven days. Some of them passed away through natural deaths while other cases were Covid-19 related. 1.Hon Zakawanu Garuba A former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon Zakawanu Garuba died at the age of 54.He reportedly died in Abuja in the early hours of yesterday, July 18 after a brief undisclosed illness. He was a member of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and was speaker between 2007 and 2009 2. Dr. Peter Sarki Late Dr. Peter Saleh

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Here Are 14 Eminent Nigerians That Died In The Last Seven Days

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Kidnappers told me that they have taken over the whole of a forest, Man who delivered Ransom Claims.

A family member who took ransom money to kidnappers who abducted the wife of late Edo State Ex-Speaker, Zakawanu Garuba, has narrated his painful ordeal to Vanguard during an interview. The family member who withheld his name shared his experience in the hands of the criminals who claimed he provoked them by raising his voice on them in the process of delivering the ransom they requested. The family member who described the experience with the word "Terrible" added that the abductors carted away jewelleries

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Kidnappers told me that they have taken over the whole of a forest, Man who delivered Ransom Claims.

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Welcome Rally: How Oshiomhole Disrespected The Culture and Tradition Of Etsako People.(Opinion)

I specifically commiserate with the people of Edo state, particularly the Etsako people, over the passing on to glory of our illustrious son, Hon. (Barr.) Zakawanu Garuba, a former speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP), while also praying fervently for the swift release of his abducted wife and other family members, who were on their way to attend the funeral in Auchi, his ancestral home. Garuba In what appears like a Bollywood movie last night, few

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Welcome Rally: How Oshiomhole Disrespected The Culture and Tradition Of Etsako People.(Opinion)

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RIP: Do you know the Former Speaker that Passed on in Edo State? Checkout his Pictures and Facts.

RIP: Do you know the Former speaker that passed on in Edo state?Checkout his Pictures and Facts. A few hours ago, the sad report of the death of another prominent man in the country reaches us. He was a politician, very humble, and Hardworking. The former speaker's friends and family members were shocked at the sad development. He has indeed served Edo state and Nigeria at large. In his article, we will show you his Pictures and some facts about him. But let's first take a look at some of his photos before going

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RIP: Do you know the Former Speaker that Passed on in Edo State? Checkout his Pictures and Facts.

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Kidnappers Release Wife of late Edo state Speaker, Her Driver was not released.

Hassana Garuba, wife of the former speaker of Edo State house of Assembly, Zakawanu Garuba was kidnapped earlier today on her way to bury her husband, she has however been released by the abductors. Hassana who works as a magistrate, was travelling with her late husband's body in a separate car driven by her driver when they were both kidnapped. Travelling with Hassaana were her three children and Zakawanu's other. The Kidnappers were however said to have dropped off the grandmother and her grandkids while the

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Kidnappers Release Wife of late Edo state Speaker, Her Driver was not released.

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Ex-Edo speaker, Garuba dies of Covid-19

By Obe Eleme The death has occurred of a former Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Zakawanu Garuba. Garuba who was the spekaer of Edo State House of Assembly between 2007 and 2009 died of Covid-19 complications in Abuja on Saturday. Family sources said Garuba, who was diabetic took ill and was diagnosed of Covid-19 about a week ago. But he could not survive the illness. the news of his death threw his hometown into mourning mood. Many markets in the Edo north city were closed on the announcement of the

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Ex-Edo speaker, Garuba dies of Covid-19

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Top Major News In Nigeria, Sunday 19th July 2020

Same day news broke that a former speaker of Edo state House of Assembly Zakawanu Garuba died, his wife and driver have been kidnapped. They were said to have been abducted on Saturday along the Lokoja-Abuja highway. According to reports, they were said to be on their way to Auchi, Edo state for burial of the former Speaker. THE Ekiti State Ministry of Justice on Friday published the details of a convicted rapist, 66-year-old Bayo Akintewe who has just bagged a five-year prison term for defiling a 16-year-old

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Top Major News In Nigeria, Sunday 19th July 2020

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Late Edo Speaker’s wife, Driver Kidnapped While Taking Corpse For Burial

The wife of late Speaker of Edo State, Hassana Garuba, and her driver have been kidnapped by unknown gunmen while taking the remains of her late husband, Zakawanu Garuba for burial. The late Edo speaker died yesterday. His dead body was being taken to Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo state for burial. According to reports, Hassana Garuba was on a car with her children and the mother of the late speaker. Their car was behind the ambulance which was carrying the deseased person's body. The family

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Late Edo Speaker’s wife, Driver Kidnapped While Taking Corpse For Burial

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Sad: A Two-time member of Edo State House of Assembly is dead [Photos and Details]

Sad: A Two-time member of Edo House of Assembly is dead Photos and Details Report reaching us recently has it that, a lawmaker in Edo sate passed on early hours of Saturday. He was indeed a servant in Edo sate and has served his State and Nigeria from different angles. This politician held so many offices before he passed on. He died in Abuja and we've gathered that he passed on of undisclosed sickness. In this article, we will show you his photos and details. Let's look at details before looking at his photos.

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Sad: A Two-time member of Edo State House of Assembly is dead [Photos and Details]

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Late Edo Speaker’s wife, Driver Kidnapped While Taking Corpse For Burial

The spouse generally Speaker of Edo State, Hassana Garuba, and her driver have been hijacked by obscure shooters while taking the remaining parts of her late husband, Zakawanu Garuba for internment. The late Edo speaker kicked the bucket yesterday. His dead body was being taken to Auchi, Etsako West Local Government Area of Edo state for burial.According to reports, Hassana Garuba was on a vehicle with her kids and the mother of the late speaker. Their vehicle was behind the emergency vehicle which was conveying

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Late Edo Speaker’s wife, Driver Kidnapped While Taking Corpse For Burial

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Edo Crisis: How Oshiomhole attacked House of Assembly 8 times in 8 years

To the initiated, Nigerian politics is toxic and Edo State is one of the major theatres of drama especially during election years. Adams Oshiomhole, a former Governor and the ousted National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) is notorious when it comes to attacks on the Edo State House of Assembly (EDHA). The writer of this article is not Godwin Obaseki's fan but it is necessary to set the record straight that Mr. Adams in eight years of his reign as the Governor of Edo State, meted out injustice,

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Edo Crisis: How Oshiomhole attacked House of Assembly 8 times in 8 years

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Trouble, as wife and son of 'late' Edo speaker got kidnapped In Kogi (Details).

Its was sad for the ears that the immediate family of late Edo State speaker, Honorable Zakawanu Garuba we're attacked in their vehicle recently and abducted. The Kidnappers attacked them when they were traveling on Okene-Lokoja road trip to the burial of late Speaker. They were traveling from Abuja to Auchi for the burial rites with relations. Such wouldn't have happened if Hon. Garuba hadn't died to some mysterious illness on Saturday. Now his family members are in grave danger as their whereabout is yet to

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Trouble, as wife and son of 'late' Edo speaker got kidnapped In Kogi (Details).

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Ex-Edo Speaker's Wife & Driver Abducted In Kogi On Their Way To His Burial

The spouse and driver of previous Edo Speaker, Late Zakawanu Garuba, were on Saturday seized along the Lokoja-Abuja thruway, The Nation reports. They were supposed to be headed to Auchi, Edo State for entombment of the previous Speaker when the episode occurred. When reached, Kogi Commissioner of Police Ayuba Ede said he got data of the episode around Okene. The Commissioner of Police revealed to The Nation he has just dispatched his men to the region. "Indeed, I knew about an abduct episode around Okene and,

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Ex-Edo Speaker's Wife & Driver Abducted In Kogi On Their Way To His Burial

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Wife of late Edo politician and her driver kidnapped on their way to husband's burial

Hassana, wife of former Speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly, Zakawanu Garuba, and her driver has been kidnapped by some unknown persons on their way to his burial ceremony. Garuba was the speaker of the Edo State House of Assembly between 2007 and 2009. He died on Friday 17th July, in Abuja after a brief illness. Reason for his death was not disclosed. Hassana, the wife of the late politician, his mother, and their three children were riding in a car behind the ambulance carrying his corpse to his hometown

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Wife of late Edo politician and her driver kidnapped on their way to husband's burial

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How Former Edo Speaker Zakawanu Garuba Died 2months After Mouring His Friend

Life they say is indeed unpredictable, sometimes, things happens real fast that you could almost doubts the importance of life. Nigerian has again been thrown into mouring after one of their prominent lawmakers Zakawanu Garuba died I'm the early hours of today Late Zakawanu Garuba was a former Speaker of the Edo State Assembly According to multiple report, Honorable. Zakawanu Garuba died of an undisclosed illness in Abuja this morning. Zakawanu Garuba was 55years old before he met his untimely demise, he was

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How Former Edo Speaker Zakawanu Garuba Died 2months After Mouring His Friend

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Kidnapped wife of ex-Edo speaker released

Wife of former speaker of Edo State house of Assembly, Hassana, who was kidnapped has been released. She was abducted with the driver on her way to the burial of her husband, who died on Saturday of undisclosed ailment. It was said that Hassana was travelling with her three children and aged mother of the former speaker when they ran into the kidnappers at kabba junction in Kogi state. The kidnappers were said to have made away with Hassana and the driver, leaving the children and their grandmother behind. However,

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Kidnapped wife of ex-Edo speaker released

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Top Stories From Nigeria News Paper Today, 19th July 2020.

Such 10 top Nigerian newspaper articles will be of interest to you this morning. 1. Nigeria reports 653 new cases of COVID-19 as a cumulative increase to 36,107; now 778 death toll Nigeria reported 653 fresh COVID-19 cases Saturday night. 2. Hours later, gunmen free late Edo ex-speaker 's wife abducted Hassana, the abducted wife of Zakawanu Garuba, the late former House of Assembly Speaker of Edo State, has been released by her captors. 3. Labor sets a 14-day ultimatum for Ekiti govt to pay unpaid workers '

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Top Stories From Nigeria News Paper Today, 19th July 2020.

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Former Edo State Speaker Zakawanu Garuba Is Dead

Rt.Hon. Zakawanu Garuba, previous Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly is dead, a family source revealed. As indicated by the source, who argued secrecy, the double cross individual from Edo Get together passed on of an undisclosed disease at an Abuja clinic on Saturday morning. Conceived on 23 August 1965, in Akpekpe people group, Auchi, in Etsako West Local Government Area of the state, Garuba considered Law at the Obafemi Awolowo College, Ile-Ife, Osun State and was called to Bar in 1990. He was chosen

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Former Edo State Speaker Zakawanu Garuba Is Dead

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Edo State lost former speaker to death at the age 54

A former speaker of Edo House of Assembly, Zakawanu Garuba, is dead. Garuba, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who was speaker between 2007 and 2009, died at age of 54, in Abuja in the early hours of Saturday, July 18, after a undisclosed illness. The Former speaker was elected on the platform of PDP into the Edo State House of Assembly in 2003, and became speaker in 2007. He served as a chairman of the House committee on Judiciary, Human Rights, and Legal Matters while he was in the State House

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Edo State lost former speaker to death at the age 54

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Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Sunday,19th July,2020

Good morning Nigeria,welcome to the roundup of newspaper headlines in Nigeria for today,Sunday,19th July,2020. 1. Kidnapped Ex-Edo Speakers's Wife Regains Freedom. Hassana, the kidnapped wife of the late former Speaker of Edo State House of Assembly, Zakawanu Garuba, has been freed. Hassana was abducted along the Lokoja-Abuja highway on her way to the burial of her late husband who died on Saturday. But she was said to have‎ been released though details of how she regained freedom could not be ascertained.

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Nigerian Newspaper Headlines For Today, Sunday,19th July,2020