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Veteran Journalist, Chukwuma Onuekwesi Dies At 55

Nwafor, Chukwuma Onuekwusi, veteran Channels Television’s State House Correspondent, was pronounced dead in the early hours of today, Tuesday, at a Private hospital in Abuja, at 55 years of age.

Reports say Chukwuma has been ill for a while and passed away this morning.

Chukwuma was employed by Channels TV in 1998 and has ever since, been a an outstanding reporter of the News Channel, earning himself numerous recognitions and awards.

He was later deployed to cover the Presidential Villa, as a state house correpsondent for Channels.

Igbobia.com Wishes Ada Igbo, Ngozi Ezeonu, Happy Birthday

Igbobia.com joins Umunile and well wishers of ezigbo Ada Igbo, Ngozichukwu Ezeonu, Nee Denis, to celebrate her on her birthday today, Tuesday 23rd May, 2017.

The Nollywood veteran actress and accomplished personality did not forget herself as she took to her Instagram page to celebrate herself for turning a year older.

She wrote: "Thank u Lord for ur goodness, mercies , favours , blessings and graces upon my life. Daddy thank u for preserving my life. Hbd to me."

Ka Chukwu nyegi ndu ogolgo ma gozie gi... 

Igbo Son Dies In A Fatal Accident Just After Passing Out Of NYSC

Tragedy meets the fate of a very young man, Nwafor Igbo, Obizulike Obinnna Alexandar (Jr), a 23 year old graduate of University of Lagos state, who just concluded his NYSC programme as he was invloved in an accident that claimed his life just few weeks after passing out from the mandatory National Youth Service Corps, NYSC.

The fatal accident reportedly occurred in Edo state and his mother, Maureen Agagwaonye Osuofia, shared the unfortunate occurrence on her Facebook page.

She wrote; 

Gov. Willie Obiano, Linda Ikeji, Tony Elumelu, Others To Be Honoured At The Prestigious Daily Times Awards Event

Umu-Igbo, Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra state, Celebrity-Blogger, Linda Ikeji,  Ibe Kachukwu, Tony Elumelu, Nduka Obiagbena, Chris Ubosi, Pete Edochie, lead a team of Awardees at the soon to be hosted Daily Times @91.

The veterans who are well distinguished in there respective professions are to be celebrated for their unmatched exploits alongside other prominent Nigerians.

Young Man Dies Suddenly A Week To His Wedding In Imo State

It was a tragic news to the people of Okigwe, Imo state when the death of this young man identified as Sunday was announced on Saturday, May 13th.

Nwafor, Ezinna Linus who shared the sad news on Facebook expressed grief over the sudden death of the Okigwe young man who had set almost everything as his wedding was just a week off the day he died. 

What a life!!

Chukwu nara mpkuru obiya...

Nwafor-Igbo, A Youth Corper, Killed Dies Of Lassa Fever In Cross River State While

An Igbo son, undergoing his mandatory national youth service of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC in Cross River state, Onwuegbuzie Stanley-Samuel, has reportedly died of Lassa fever disease at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital (UCTH) Thursday May 12th.

The unfortunate incident was revealed yesterday, Friday, by the state Commissioner for Health, Dr Inyang Achibong.

Igbobia.com Wishes Nwanne, Emmanuel Emenike Happy Birthday

We at Igbobia.com, unbehalf of Umu-Igbo nile, wish our dear son and brother, Odogwu nwoke, onye egwu ukuw (ball), Super Eagles of Nigeria and  Fenerbahçe of France football star, Emmanuel Chinenye Emenike, happy birthday.

The Outocha, Aguleri, Anambra state born was this day, the 10th of May 1987 brought into our land. 

Let's join him celebrate.

Happy Birthday Nwanne....Chukwu gozie gi rinne

Ada-Igbo, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Honoured With A Service Award

Ada-Igbo, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, world acclaimed Finance expert, was over the weekend honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Service by the Kings College Old Boys of North America

The jewel of our land who is currently in the United States was also, hosted to a dinner to honour her for her legendary exploits both in Nigeria and the world at large.

See pictures from the event.

Nwafor-Igbo, Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie Adorned With Royal Titlte By Queen Elizabeth Of England

Nwafor, Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie has been adorned with a Royal honour by Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth in a ceremony at the Buckingham Palace on Friday, May 5th.

Chukwu-Emeka who is the Executive Director and  co-founder of the London-based African Foundation for Development (AFFORD), an organization with a mission to expand and enhance the contribution that Africans in the Diaspora make to Africa's development, was honoured with MBE, Igbo name for tortoise, the wwises and most cunny animal. 

Nwafor, Legendary Musician, William Ezechukwu Onyeabor Is Set To Be Buried...See Details

Nwafor, legendary musician, William Ezechukwu Onyeabor, who passed on at his palace on the 16th of January, 2017, has been announcwed to be commited to mother earth on May 26, 2017 at his residence, Nkanu, Enugu state.

See his burial details: 

Igbobia.com Wishes Nwafor, Jidenna Happy Birthday

Our brother and son of the soil, Jidenna Theodore Mobbisson, simply called Jidenna, an American-based Rapper and Singer, has turned 32 today.

Born May 4, 1985, the sensational rapper popular with his all-time dapper, besuited dress style celebrates his birth and the very fruitful years of achievement and career fufilment today.

We, at Igboboia.com together with Umu-Igbo nile wish you all the best Nwanne.

Ka Chukwu gozie gi nwanne

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