Blueprint publisher extols late ex-minister Ruma’s virtues

November 1, 2021 Hamidu Sabo 0

The body of former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Abba Sayyadi Ruma, was Sunday laid to rest at Dan-marna cemetery in Katsina. The burial was preceded by a prayer at the G.R.A Mosque, Katsina, and attended by members of the deceased’s family, friends, associates and hundreds of well wishers from different parts of the country. At the funeral Read More

18 passengers, 2 drivers died in Moniya – Iseyin road accident

October 10, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

No fewer than 18 passengers and two drivers Saturday evening died in a ghastly auto crash on Iseyin – Moniya road in Iseyin town in Oyo state. It was learnt that in the accident which involved two Mazda buses, all the passengers died at the scene of the auto crash said to be at  kilometer 2 cattle market at Iseyin town. According Read More

ACF mourns as admin head slumps, dies in office

September 7, 2021 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

  The Arewa Consultative Forum (ACF) has been thrown into mourning following the death of the Forum’s head of administration, Alhaji Mohammed Sani Soba.  Alhaji Soba slumped in his office and died before he could receive medical aid according to ACF Public Relations Officer, Mr Emmanuel Yaweh. He has since been buried according to Islamic rites.  According to Yaweh, Alhaji Read More

Family confirms burial date, time for late ex-deputy Senate President, Ibrahim Mantu

August 17, 2021 Muhammad Tanko Shittu 0

  A former deputy Senate President, Ibrahim Nasiru Mantu, who died in the early hours of Tuesday, will be buried later on the same day.Late Mantu’s personal secretary, Zaharaddeen Ibrahim, who is also a nephew to the deceased, had confirmed Mantu’s death to Blueprint.“He had being in hospital for the past one week in Abuja. “He died at about 3 o’clock Read More