The brief: Dozens missing; Strange deaths; War Against Defecation | Dailytrust

The brief: Dozens missing; Strange deaths; War Against Defecation

Abuja-Kaduna Express
Abuja-Kaduna Express

Investigations by Daily Trust reveal that two days after the siege by bandits on the Abuja-Kaduna Highway, many people are still reported missing.

From Nigeria’s North-central, residents of Taiwo Isale community on the bank of the popular Asa River in Ilorin, the Kwara state capital, the events of the last few weeks have not only being troubling, but have raised anxiety and concern among them. Continue scrolling to find out the cause of the anxiety.

Dozens Still Missing 2 Days After Abuja-Kaduna Road Attack

Two days after the siege by bandits on the Abuja-Kaduna Highway, many people are still missing, Daily Trust reports.

The Sunday’s attack had claimed the life of a former Director of Protocol in the FCT and a 2019 gubernatorial aspirant in Zamfara State, Alhaji Sagir Hamidu, while many people could not be accounted for.

We Must End Open Defecation – FG

The Minister of Environment, Sharon Ikeazor, says the ministry will soon start naming and shaming organizations and institutions that fail to put their toilet facilities in order.

He spoke in Abuja Monday at the commemoration of the second anniversary of ‘Clean Nigeria: Use the Toilet’ campaign jointly organized by the Ministries of Environment and Water Resources.

‘Blackmail’: Why We’ve Not Made Headway On Samuel Ogundipe’s Case – EFCC

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has not made headway on a case of alleged blackmail involving Samuel Ogundipe, Publisher of Peoples Gazette, an online newspaper, because he is outside the country.

Ogundipe is under investigation over a case of alleged blackmail against the chairman of Air Peace Airlines, Allen Onyeama. Ogundipe had allegedly used a purported document incriminating Onyeama and offered to trade off the information for $300,000.

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Strange Deaths Hit Kwara Community

For residents of Taiwo Isale community on the bank of the popular Asa River, the events of the last few weeks have not only be troubling, but have raised anxiety and concern among them.

Although the community had witnessed strange and flood-related deaths, two strange deaths recently rocked the community to its foundations.

‘We Sent Him Money To Flex’, Man Kicks Against Davido’s Donation To Orphans

A Twitter user, Ferdinand, has criticised music star, Davido, for donating the funds he raised to orphanages after telling those who contributed it that it was meant for clearing his Rolls Royce.

Taking to his Twitter page, Ferdinand expressed disappointment over Davido’s action. He said he expected the singer to pay for his car and use the rest of the money to buy jewelries and spend on ladies.

Lewandowski, Benzema Nominated For FIFA’s Best Award

Robert Lewandowski is in the running to retain his Best FIFA Men’s Player award after he was named Monday on an 11-man shortlist alongside Karim Benzema and Jorginho.

Perennial candidates Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo feature among the nominees, with Neymar, Mohamed Salah and Kylian Mbappe also up for a prize first awarded in 2017.

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