Alison Hammond and Dermot O'Leary have paid tribute to Phillip Schofield on This Morning today, the first show since his departure after more than 20 years. Opening the programme on Monday, Hammond said they could not start without mentioning the veteran presenter, who announced his exit at the weekend. O'Leary added: "Everyone on and off … Continue reading Alison Hammond and Dermot O’Leary pay tribute to Phillip Schofield on This Morning
Chrisland School, parents disagree over cause of Whitney Adeniran’s death
Following the unfortunate death of a 12-year-old student of Chrisland High School, Lagos, Whitney Adeniran, during the school’s inter-house sports event on Thursday, the deceased’s parents have accused the school management of negligence. The father, Michael Adeniran, and his wife, identified simply as Mrs Adeniran, took to social media at the weekend to seek public intervention … Continue reading Chrisland School, parents disagree over cause of Whitney Adeniran’s death
Lagos state orders indefinite closure of Chrisland School over student’s death
The Lagos State Government has ordered the temporary closure of Chrisland School, Ikeja, Lagos. The development is in response to the controversies surrounding the death of a 12-year-old student of the school, Whitney Adeniran. This was announced in a statement posted on the official Facebook page of the state government Sunday, noting that the closure was ordered … Continue reading Lagos state orders indefinite closure of Chrisland School over student’s death
Ifeanyi: Autopsy confirms how Davido’s son died
The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday said the autopsy conducted on the corpse of Ifeanyi Adeleke, son of Davido and his fiancée, Chioma Rowland, revealed that he died as a result of drowning. The state Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the development in a chat with our correspondent. Hundeyin said, “Autopsy has been … Continue reading Ifeanyi: Autopsy confirms how Davido’s son died
Footballer drowns while rescuing flood victims
A 31-year-old grassroots footballer from Bayelsa State, Ernest Peremobowei, has reportedly died while trying to rescue victims of a boat mishap in the raging flood of Bebelebiri Community, in Yenagoa Local Government Area, Bayelsa State. The corpse of the deceased was, however, recovered two days after while some of his body parts were allegedly eaten … Continue reading Footballer drowns while rescuing flood victims
What kept Meghan Markle from Balmoral?
Tensions were too high for Meghan Markle to join the royal family at Balmoral after Queen Elizabeth II’s death, insiders say. Members of the family, including Prince William, the new heir to the throne, dashed to the monarch’s bedside Thursday. But they were too late to say goodbye to the queen, who passed away at age 96. … Continue reading What kept Meghan Markle from Balmoral?
Eison Cai: Depression and mental health issues take center stage after Malaysian singer’s death
Taiwan-based Malaysian singer Eison Cai died after falling from a building in New Taipei City on Wednesday (Aug 17). He was 40. According to Taiwan's Central News Agency, which quoted the Luzhou Precinct of the New Taipei City Police Department, he fell from the Luzhou MRT station building at about 10am. Police said he died … Continue reading Eison Cai: Depression and mental health issues take center stage after Malaysian singer’s death
Ada Ameh’s death suspicious
A former Benue State Governorship aspirant, Dr Roseline Ada Chenge has called for autopsy for late Nollywood actress, Ada Ameh. Meziesblog reported earlier that Ameh slumped and died on Sunday in Warri, Delta State. The actress had earlier shared a video of herself eating with her host family before the news of her death. Chenge in … Continue reading Ada Ameh’s death suspicious
OPEC Secretary-General dies in Nigeria, just weeks before end of tenure
The Secretary-General of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries has died, Nigerian authorities and the oil cartel announced Wednesday. Only hours before his death, he'd met with Nigeria's president and spoken in defense of the energy industry amid increasing climate change pressure. Mohammad Barkindo, 63, died late Tuesday in Abuja, a spokesman for Nigeria’s petroleum … Continue reading OPEC Secretary-General dies in Nigeria, just weeks before end of tenure
World leaders mourn death of pro-West UAE president Sheikh Khalifa
World leaders began descending on the United Arab Emirates on Sunday to offer condolences on the death of President Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan, who was succeeded by his half-brother and de facto leader Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed. Sheik Mohammed, now ruler of wealthy Abu Dhabi emirate, steered the Western-allied Gulf state, an OPEC oil producer … Continue reading World leaders mourn death of pro-West UAE president Sheikh Khalifa
Traci Braxton dead at 50
Traci Braxton has died at the age of 50 following a private cancer battle. The reality star and younger sister of soul singer Toni Braxton – who was married to Kevin Surratt until her death - lost her year-long battle with Oesophageal cancer on Friday, her husband confirmed in a statement. He told TMZ: "We … Continue reading Traci Braxton dead at 50
Music fans mourn death of South African rapper DJ Dimplez
South African music lovers are still coming to terms with the recent death of local rapper Riky Rick, now, just days later, they need to deal with another great loss. Award-winning hip hop DJ, Dimplez, real name, Tumi Mooi, unexpectedly died on Sunday from a sudden brain haemorrhage. His family asked for space and respect … Continue reading Music fans mourn death of South African rapper DJ Dimplez
Golden Globe Winning Actor Brian Dennehy dies at 81
Actor Brian Dennehy has died at age 81 from natural causes at his home in New Haven, Connecticut, reports Deadline. Dennehy's career in film and on the stage spanned five decades, with his breakout role coming in the 1982 film First Blood with Sylvester Stallone. Prior to that, he had a slew of TV roles, most notably a … Continue reading Golden Globe Winning Actor Brian Dennehy dies at 81
Taiwanese actor Godfrey Gao dies at 35!
Chinese media outlets have reported the death of Taiwanese actor Godfrey Gao, who passed on earlier today (28.11.2019) The 35-year-old was said to have collapsed in the wee hours of the morning while filming a new episode of Chinese variety show Chase Me. The show focuses on two teams of guests competing to win races, using their … Continue reading Taiwanese actor Godfrey Gao dies at 35!
The world mourns Patrick-Louis Vuitton
Patrick-Louis Vuitton, the great-great-grandson of Louis Vuitton, has died at the age of 68. The passing of Patrick-Louis - who was a fifth generation heir to the luxury French fashion brand's founder - was announced by the fashion house via the company's official Instagram account The social media post read: "It is with profound sadness … Continue reading The world mourns Patrick-Louis Vuitton
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