The founder of First City Monument Bank, Michael Olasubomi Balogun, has died at the age of 89
The Ijebu-Ode-born billionaire died in London on Friday morning.
He was born in 1934 in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State, Nigeria, to Muslim parents. Balogun converted to Christianity while in secondary school.
His remains will be sent to Nigeria for interment any time soon.
Father of six accidentally shoots self, dies in Bayelsa
A father of six reportedly died after his gun accidentally went off, sending the Oloibiri community in Bayelsa State's Ogbia Local Government Area into mourning over the weekend.The farmer and hunter, identified as Mr. Claude Tonworio by The Daily Post, was reportedly trying to carry his harvested farm produce from his canoe to the house when he reportedly had a Dane gun hanging around his neck. The gun accidentally went off, and he was discovered with head wounds.H...
Man that designed Nigeria's Flag Dies
One of the iconic Nigerians that made an indelible impact on the history of the country by designing the country's flag, Pa. Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi (OFR), is dead.Pa. Akinkunmi, aged 93, died in the early hours of Tuesday after a brief illness.His demise was announced via the Facebook account of one of his children.He wrote, “Life is indeed transient; I can say boldly that you live a life with a landmark. Continue to rest, my father! Pa Michael Taiwo Akinkunmi (O.F...
Lady dies in a hotel during sex romp with a Bishop
The Abia State Police Command, has reacted to the incident of an alleged sex romp between an Abia bishop and his married lover that resulted in her death in a hotel in Aba.The woman was found lying naked with foam coming out of her mouth and nose when police arrived the scene.“When her mobile phone was accessed, it was discovered that the duo have been in a romantic relationship for quite sometime.”Meanwhile, the Police Public Relations Officer, PPRO, Moureen Chinak...
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