Metro News

Nigeria News - Society, Social and Metro News updates and Summaries in Nigeria today
  1. Lequte
  2. Lequte

    Metro FG Prepares Mass Evacuation of Nigerians from Libya

    The Nigerian government has made plans to evacuate Nigerians from unsafe countries, especially Libya where Nigerians are being killed of recent. This is according to Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Foreign Affairs and the Diaspora...
  3. kemi

    Metro Tell My Husband To Return My 6 Pants - Wife Begs Court

    An estranged wife, Toyin Ogunminiyi, on Tuesday urged a customary court sitting in Ikole-Ekiti to help effect the release of her six pants in her husband’s possession. Other personal belongings the complainant sought for retrieval from her hu...
  4. kemi

    Metro T.B Joshua is a Blessing To Nigeria – Fani Kayode

    Former Aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, FFK, has said he is proud to be associated with the founder of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, Prophet TB Joshua. He described him as a true and great man of God, saying the prophet is a ble...
  5. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Delta: Hit-and-run Driver Knocks Down Mad Woman In Front of Church [GRAPHIC PHOTO]

    A hit-and-run vehicle has knocked down a female lunatic along Airport Road in Effurun, Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State, Daily Post reports. The lunatic was about to cross from the front of God’s Grace Ministry axis when the hit and run ve...
  6. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Love Scam: Auchi Poly Student Dupes White Woman of $267,000

    One Akintunde Vincent Abiodun has been arrainged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC at a Lagos State High court sitting in Ikeja for alleged love scam. The accused, a student of the Federal Polytechnic Auchi, Edo state was said to...
  7. kemi

    Metro Husband Rescued, Wife Missing as Vehicle Plunges Into Asejire Dam [PHOTOS]

    A Toyota Matrix Sport car conveying three persons, including a couple has skidded off the Ikire Ibadan Express way and plunged into the Asejire dam on Monday. Asejire Dam separates Osun and Oyo states. Punch correspondent observed that two male occ...
  8. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Increase In Mental Disorders, As Recession Bites Harder

    The negative effects of the current economic recession that the nation is, has led to the growing cases of suicide among Nigerians. Investigations reveal that, recently, the number of psychiatric consultations and admissions have risen significantly....
  9. kemi

    Metro UNIOSUN Shut Down Over Death of Another Student

    The Osun State University (UNIOSUN) has been shut down, following protests by students over the death of one Feyisara Odeyinka of the Department of Anatomy on Monday. According to Daily Trust, Feyisara was a sickle cell patient and was admitted i...
  10. Jules

    Metro Miyetti Allah - We Lost 6,000 Cows in Southern Kaduna

    The Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association (MACBAN) has said that Christians were not the only casualties in the Southern Kaduna attacks as its members lost no fewer than 6,000 cows. Speaking at a news conference organised on behalf of the Kad...
  11. kemi

    Metro RCCG Sends Message To All Senior Pastors Over MMM, Other Schemes

    The Redeemed Christian Church of GOD (RCCG) has said that the doctrine of the mission does not support get rich quick schemes. This was made known in a memo addressed to pastors in charge of regions and provinces, by the General Secretary of the ...
  12. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Nigerian Police Injure, Detain Children of Dead Teachers In Akwa Ibom

    The police in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom State capital, yesterday detained three children of dead primary school teachers who protested non-payment of gratuities and pensions of their parents by the state government. Ten others were injured as policemen at t...
  13. kemi

    Metro Telecoms Mast Falls in Port Harcourt, Kills Three

    Three people are feared dead following the collapse of a telecommunications mast and a signage pole within the Mile 3 area of Port Harcourt. It was gathered that the telecoms mast fell during heavy rain around Mile 3-Oroworukwo-Nkpolu area of Dio...
  14. Oluogunjobi

    Metro How Banker Was Killed By Mobile Policeman 14 Months After Wedding

    Eugene Okere and his late wife Doris Nonye had great plans for their home, when they tied the nuptial knot on November 14, 2009 and settled at their newly built home at Mpape, a suburb of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). Not until January 31, 201...
  15. Lequte

    Metro LAUTECH to be Reopened on Friday After 9 Months of Closure

    Jacob Agboola, the Registrar of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, LAUTECH, has announced that the varsity will recommence academic operations on Friday. This is coming after the sum of N500m was approved for the payment of workers salaries....
  16. kemi

    Metro Southern Kaduna Killings: Fulani Youths List 3 Conditions For Peace

    Youth Leader of the Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association of Nigerian (MACBAN), Yusuf Usman Garba has called on the government to come to their aid in the volatile southern Kaduna region. Garba spoke after a meeting involving MACBAN Pastoral ...
  17. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [24 January, 2017]

    Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Tuesday, January 24, 2017. VANGUARD: Protests Rock EEDC Offices Over Anti-Labour Policies, Epileptic Power Supply Abuja Airport Repairs For The Good Of Nigerians, Foreigner...
  18. Lequte

    Metro Herdsmen Spray Bullet Sporadically in Benue State, Many Feared Dead

    Herdsmen have launched a fresh attack on Ipiga village in Ohimini LGA, Benue state, leaving many people dead and several others injured. Reports say the herders stormed the village about noon and started shooting sporadically and killing everyone ...
  19. Lequte

    Metro US Security Chief Lauds Nigerian Army for Pushing Boko Haram Out of Sambisa

    US Director of Defence Intelligence Agency, Lt.-Gen. Vincent Steward has praised the Nigerian army for defeating the Boko Haram group and chasing them out of Sambisa. This is according to a statement issued by Director Defence Information, Brig.-Ge...
  20. Lequte

    Metro Hameed Ali Fires 48 Senior Officers of Nigeria Customs Service

    The Nigeria Customs Service has dismissed 48 of its senior officers in a major nationwide shakeup. A circular dated January 19, 2017 and signed by Ag. Comptroller in charge of Discipline, Ganiyu I.A said about 45 officers were dismissed, 11 retired ...
  21. Jules

    Metro Oro Freedom Fighters Warn Buhari - Declare Niger Delta Republic In 14 days Or Else...

    The Oro Freedom Fighters (OFF) have written to President Muhammadu Buhari asking him to declare a Niger Delta Republic within the next 14 days. See the letter as obtained by Naij: The OFF have count beyond patience on your refusal to embracing ...

Thread Display Options

Loading...