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  1. kemi

    Metro Facebook Friends Who Murdered Cynthia Osokogu Sentenced To Death

    Killers of Cynthia Osokogu, the Nasarawa State University postgraduate student murdered by her Facebook friends, Okwumo Nwabufo and Olisaeloka Ezike have been sentenced to death by a Lagos State High Court in Igbosere. Cynthia Osokogu was allegedly k...
  2. kemi

    Metro Wife Pours Boiling Water on Husband’s Manhood, Says It Was a Mistake

    Adeyinka Adelakun, a middle aged public school teacher in Ibadan, on Thursday narrated how his wife, kafayat, poured boiling water on his manhood which seriously injured him. Adelakun had approached an Idi-Ogungun Customary Court at Agodi in Ibad...
  3. kemi

    Metro Man in Trouble For Paying Prostitute With Fake Naira Note

    A 30-year-old man, Frank Igwe, who allegedly used some fake Nigerian currency to pay a sex worker for her services, was on Wednesday charged before a Yaba Chief Magistrate Court in Lagos. The accused, whose address was not given, is facing a char...
  4. kemi

    Metro Bishop Dupes Church Members, Threatens To Curse Them If They Ask For Their Money

    A female Bishop of the Gods' Bible Church in Lagos was arrested and charged before a Lagos court for her alleged involvement in fraud and stealing on Tuesday. Rev. Mrs. Adline Ngozi was alleged to have obtained the sum of N1 million each from tw...
  5. kemi

    Metro NYSC Releases Requirements For 2017/18 Registration

    The National Youths Service Corps, NYSC, has released its plans for the 2017 Batch ‘A’ mobilization of prospective corps members. The service said it’s online registration portal will open as from Monday 17th April to Thursday 4th May, 2017 to en...
  6. kemi

    Metro Pregnant Lady Who Wrote UTME 7 Times Emerges LASU Best Graduating Student

    Elizabeth Orefuwa, the best graduating student of Lagos State University (LASU), says she wrote the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) seven times before gaining admission into the institution. Orefuwa graduated with a cumulative g...
  7. kemi

    Metro How We Recovered Dr. Allwell’s Body From Lagoon - LASWA

    The body of Dr. Allwell Orji was on Wednesday found floating around the CMS axis of the Lagoon on Lagos Island four days after the he was reportedly jumped into the lagoon around Third Mainland Bridge. The General Manager, Lagos State Waterways A...
  8. kemi

    Metro Kwara: Alfa Strips Girl Naked, Shaves Off Her Pubic Hair

    An Ilorin Magistrate court has ordered the remand of a 34-year-old man over sorcery. Abdulaziz Jamiu of Oke-Awo Compound, Okeya in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara State is remanded in Mandala Minimum Prison in the outskirts of Ilorin. T...
  9. kemi

    Metro Allwell Orji: PHOTOS of Recovered Dead Body of Lagos Doctor

    Body of Orji Allwell, a medical doctor who jumped into Lagos lagos was yesterday recovered by the Lagos State Police. Orji, according to account by LASEMA, was said to have told the driver to park that he wanted to have a confidential discussion wit...
  10. Oluogunjobi

    Metro No Issuance Of Visa For Nigerians In Lagos, Says Switzerland

    Mr Yves Nicolet, the Consul-General of Switzerland in Lagos, on Wednesday notified Nigerians that Switzerland consulate was not in the business of issuing visas to applicants. Nicole said in Lagos that it was advisable for Nigerians and non-Nigerians...
  11. kemi

    Metro Herdsman Rapes 70-year-old Widow in Ebonyi

    Women from Isu community in Onicha Local Government Area of Ebonyi State on Wednesday stormed Abakaliki to protest the activities of Fulani herdsmen in the area, particularly the rape of a 70-year-old widow. The women carried placards with differ...
  12. Jules

    Metro IPOB : FG Trying To Kill Nnamdi Kanu In Kuje Prison

    The Indigenous People Of Biafra (IPOB) has raised alarm that the Federal Government is trying to kill Nnamdi Kanu in prison. DAILY POST reports that the group made the allegations via a statement by the Media and Publicity Secretary of IPOB, Em...
  13. Jules

    Metro Christians in Politics Initiative - Apostle Suleiman Was Accused By A Daughter Of Jezebel [VIDEO]

    Christians in Politics Initiative has joined several other groups supporting the General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries, Apostle Johnson Suleiman amidst his sex scandal. President of the association, Rev. Isaac Ojo-Eleka, said, “There’s has ...
  14. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [23 March, 2017]

    Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Thursday, March 23, 2017. PUNCH: Lagos traders arrested for selling beans preserved with Sniper B’Haram kingpin arrested in Ekiti, kidnap suspects killed in Rivers Sacked ...
  15. Lequte

    Metro N8bn Mutilated Currency Theft: CBN Staff, Ex Banker Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison

    A staff of the Central Bank of Nigeria staff, Philip Togun, and Esther Afolabi, a former staff of WEMA Bank have been sentenced to 18 years in prison by a Federal High Court in Ibadan. They were arraigned for conspiracy, conversion, forgery, re-ci...
  16. Jules

    Metro Christian Women Who Stay On Top During Sex,Do Doggy Style Won't Make Heaven - Pastor Oladejo

    Pastor Olugbenga Oladejo of the Complete In Christ Church, UK, has advised married people against several sex positions. In a video posted online, Oladejo said, “The Lord has made the man the head, not the woman. “So, those men who enjoy their ...
  17. Lequte

    Metro Boko Haram Kingpin Arrested in Ekiti State

    A Boko Haram kingpin, Adenoyi Abdulsalam, has been arrested in Ado Ekiti, Ekiti State on March 20. According to a statement by an SSS Spokesman Tony Opuiyo, an Ak-47 rifle was recovered from the suspect who is currently undergoing investigation. Th...
  18. Jules

    Metro Chris-Garuba : Lawyer Allegedly Indicted In UK, Halliburton Scandal May Become Appeal Court Judge

    Rita Chris-Garuba, formerly Rita Kuku, a Nigerian lawyer who has been shortlisted for appointment as Court of Appeal judge was reportedly indicted for a series of professional misconduct, including putting clients’ funds to her own use, and a £250,00...
  19. Jules

    Metro Nigeria Tops List Of African Countries Whose Women Bleach Their Skin

    Nigeria is number one on the list of African countries whose women bleach their skin. See list as compiled by World Health Organization : ...
  20. Jules

    Metro Allwell Orji: Doctor's Body Finally Recovered From Lagos Lagoon

    The body of Allwell Orji, the medical doctor who committed suicide on the Third mainland bridge in Lagos has been recovered. CHANNELS TV reports that Dr Orji’s body was discovered at about 4:00 pm around the CMS area of the lagoon by the Lagos Sta...

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