Buhari Mourns Victims Of Sokoto Boat Accident
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that he was deeply saddened to learn of the death of 29 persons in a tragic boat mishap in Shagari River at Gidan Magana in Shagari local government area of Sokoto State.
The President in a statement by his media aide, Garba Shehu, extended heartfelt condolences to the families who lost loved ones in the devastating incident, particularly the village head of Gidan Magana, Malam Muhammadu Auwal, who lost five of his children in the mishap.
President Buhari directed Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) to increase ongoing efforts to ensure the safety of riverine travel in the country.
The President, who also commiserated with the government and people of Sokoto State, prayed for the repose of the souls of the departed and divine comfort to the grieving families.
Archie Eversole dead: ‘We Ready’ rapper dies at the age of 37
Rapper Archie Eversole, who is best known for his hit song ‘We Ready’ has died at the age of 37. His cause of death has not yet been revealed. Sources close to his family confirmed Eversole’s death to Atlanta radio station Hot 107.9. The rapper kickstarted his career at the tender age of 17 when he recorded his first album, ‘Ride Wit Me Dirty South Style.’
Proving that he had a natural talent for song writing, the album went gold. Archie’s debut album became hugely popular, thanks to the inclusion of his hit track ‘We Ready’ which also featured Bubba Sparxxx. The unforgettable tune quickly became one of the most popular anthems at football games and many other sporting events. The rapper’s song was so popular that the NFL even used it in an advert.
Eversole was then chosen to create the theme song United We Conquer in 2018 for the Atlanta United team of the Major League Soccer. Tributes have poured in for the rapper on social media following his untimely death.