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    Metro How US Govt Shutdown Will Affect Visa Applications in Nigeria

    The United States government on Friday night was shut down after senators couldn't agree on government spending for the next few months. As a result, several government organizations and operations were closed down. This development has led to quest...
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    Metro Inside Abuja Communities Where Twins Are Still Killed at Birth

    The Nation has a piece about Abuja communities where the practice of killing twins (and albinos) at birth still holds sway. Here are excerpts from the report: Mama Habiba was said to have lost three sets of twins to this culture. She was married ...
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    Metro Nigerian Youths Take Up Arms Against Fulani Herdsmen

    Several youth groups in the Middle Belt and southern part of the country have taken up arms to protect the invasion of their homes and lands by killer herdsmen. Some of these groups include: Agbekoya Farmers Association, Movement for the Actualisa...
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    Metro Cult Members Arrested While Having Their Meeting By 2am In Lagos (Photos) – Naijaloaded |...

    The Lagos Neighborhood Safety Corps (LNSC) arrested some set of cult members while having their meeting around 2:00am today at Eputu Axis, Ibeju-Lekki Local Government in Lagos. According to the Corps boss, Mr Lateef S. O. , he said they have been a ...
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    Metro US Court Convicts Nigerian For Killing His Fiance’ – Sahara Reporters

    A Nigerian in the United States, Osa Alohaneke, faces the prospect of spending the rest of his life in jail after he was convicted by a court in Fort Bend County, Houston for the 2015 stabbing to death of his fiancée, a Cameroonian. After deliberatin...
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    Metro LIBYA: Edo leads list of returnees – Vanguard News

    LIBYA: Edo leads list of returnees •NEMA laments slow response of states to evacuation By Egufe Yafugborhi and Davies Iheamnachor NEMA has expressed displeasure over the reluctance of some state governments to evacuate their returnees from the recept...
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    Metro Caleb University spends N19m on scholarship – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and...

    Prof. Ayandiji Aina, Vice-Chancellor Caleb University, Imota, Lagos, says the institution spent about N19million on 75 students awarded scholarship for the 2016/2017 academic session. Aina told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos that the gestu...
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    Metro Female Docs In Nigeria Are Referred To As Nurses? – Stella Dimoko Korkus.com

    This Doctor Says being a female doctor In Nigeria is not easy….. The Doctors in the house is this true? via Stella Dimoko Korkus.com – http://ift.tt/2DyYaSq Get More Nigeria Metro News...
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    Metro Police fraud unit arrests 20 fake visa racketeers in Lagos – The Sun News

    Police fraud unit arrests 20 fake visa racketeers in Lagos — 20th January 2018 NAN The Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) says it has arrested over 20 suspects who specialised in counterfeiting entry visas of some foreign countries. Spokesman for the …...
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    Metro Mobile phone thieves set 12-year-old boy ablaze in Kogi – TODAY.NG

    Some suspected mobile phone thieves have set a 12-year-old boy ablaze to prevent him from exposing them. via TODAY.NG – http://ift.tt/2DSeATV Get More Nigeria Metro News...
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    Metro Panic as South Africans Continue Xenophobic Attacks on Nigerians

    The xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in South Africa during the weekend continue as their businesses were targeted and destroyed. A mob destroyed four shops and several houses belonging to Nigerians at Krugersdorp, near Johannesburg on Saturd...
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    Metro Fresh Herdsmen Attack in Taraba: Monarch, 28 Others Murdered

    A wave of fresh attack by suspected herdsmen in Taraba State has claimed the lives of a monarch and 28 other people. According to Sahara Reporters, the attacks, took place between Tuesday and Wednesday, occurred while the dust was yet to settle on...
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    Metro MUST-READ ADVISORY: This is how to Police Lagos (1), By Oladeinde Olawoyin – Premium Times...

    If you are just being posted here––whether from Ago-Amadu or Ohafia or from Sepeteri––or you’ve been here for a while, it is important that you understand the socio-geographical dynamics of this state called Lagos. For the old guard, this will serve ...
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    Metro Ovie Confirms Salami Olaniyi As Yoruba Leader in Uvwie, Delta State. – The Nation Nigeria

    The event that took place at the Ovie palace in Effurun, was the aftermath of Olaniyi’s nomination as Asiwaju of yoruba in the local government area, by the Yorubas in the area. The ovie who blessed the Asiwaju after he was presented to him, welcomed...
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    Metro Married men who infected their mistresses! – Vanguard News

    STEPPING into my office a bit late a few weeks ago”, I ran into Tonia, one of the new participants in the management course that just got on the way. She smiled hesitantly and asked if she could see me as soon as I was free. At the agreed time, … ...
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    Metro Pregnant Woman Burns To Death Cooking Inside Her Home – P.M.EXPRESS

    A pregnant woman popularly known as Iya Ibeji has died after her cooking gas cylinder exploded while she was preparing food inside her home and inflicted serious injury on her in Lagos. The incident happened at Aminatu Ilo Street in Ejigbo, Lagos whe...
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    Metro NIS Promotes 8821 Officers – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has promoted 8821 Officers and Men for 2017 promotion exercise. The senior officer’s promotion list which was approved by the Civil Defence, Fire, Immigration and Prison Service Board (CDFIPB) at its 59th meeting...
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    Metro NYSC: Shun get-rich-quick schemes, Kazaure urges corps members – Vanguard News

    THE Director-General, National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier General Sulaiman Kazaure, has advised Corps Members across the country to shun ‘get-rich-quick’ schemes, urging them to imbibe diligence, perseverance and honesty as necessary pre-re...
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    Metro Lassa Fever hits Kogi again; one killed, medical doctor infected – Daily Post Nigeria

    A fresh case of Lassa Fever has been recorded in Lokoja, Kogi State. This followed the death of a child in the early hours of Friday. The child had been admitted at the Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja. Meanwhile, a Medical Doctor who was said to have ...
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    Soldiers, Policemen, Among Groups Prone To HIV Infection – NACA – 360Nobs.com

    The National Agency for the Control of AIDS (NACA), a Federal Government’s agency saddled with the responsibility to monitor the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), has said that statistics showed that the police and the armed forces were among six g...
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    Metro Ignorant!!! Nigerian Man Who Couldn't Afford The N800k Sex Doll, Goes For A Smaller One

    A Nigerian guy just bought a baby doll! He said since he can’t afford the “Adult One”, He just got the baby doll, and will nurture it for he next 5 years.! He shared a picture of himself, with the doll and wrote: “Sex doll everywhere #800k since I ...
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    Metro 27-yr-old Nigerian killed in South Africa — Union – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Nigerian community in South Africa has said that a 27- year –old member, Ebuka Okori, was killed by the police in Durban in the early hours of Friday. Bartholomew Eziagulu, the Chairman of the Nigerian Union chapter in Kwazulu Natal Province of S...
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    Metro It’s dangerous for Yoruba to shun rites for dead and new kings – Elebuibon, Ifa High Priest...

    The Araba Awo of Osogbo and prominent Ifa High Priest, Ifayemi Elebuibon, tells FEMI MAKINDE in this interview that there will be serious implications for new Obas and their families if the tradition of performing certain rites on their predecessors ...
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    Metro Why court nullified installation of 21 kings in Ibadan – Punch Newspapers

    An Oyo State High Court presided over by Justice Olajumoke Aiki, on Friday, declared the review of the 1957 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and other Related Chieftaincies in Ibadanland, which was done by the Justice Akintunde Boade-led Commission, ...
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    Metro Pandemonium During Church Programme As Men Fight Dirty Over Girlfriend In Lagos (Photo) –...

    There was pandemonium on Sunday night during a church programme by Fogofoluwa Cherubim and Seraphim Church as hoodlums unleashed terror during a fracas over a girlfriend. via Tori News – http://ift.tt/2Bgg8E0 Get More Nigeria Metro News...

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