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  1. kemi

    Metro Man Places ‘Magun’ on Wife, Tumbles Twice After Falling Victim

    Mrs Fatimah Adebayo, a 35-year-old woman, on Monday urged an Ikorodu Customary Court, Lagos, to dissolve her 14-year-old marriage to Mr Segun Adebayo, over alleged placement of sexual protective charm called “thunderbolt’’ on her. The petitioner,...
  2. RemmyAlex

    Metro Southern Kaduna: Fulani Herdsmen Kill 15 In Fresh Attacks

    About fifteen people have been killed in fresh attacks on four communities by suspected Fulani herdsmen in the southern part of Kaduna State, Thisday reports. The attacks which occurred on Sunday and Monday, affected communities included Ashim, Niss...
  3. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Why We Sent Our Journalist To Interview Buhari In UK – Guardian Newspaper

    Following the harassment that greeted the attempt of Nigeria's Guardian journalist, to interview President Buhari in London, the Editor of the Newspaper has spoken on the issue. On Monday morning on Channels' TV Sunrise Daily, Abraham Ogbodo, Editor...
  4. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Nigerian Bulletin Man, Kemi Busari Wins 2017 Feature Writer Award

    In recognition of our continued effort in dishing out important and credible information to our esteemed audience, Nigerian Bulletin writer, Kemi Busari yesterday emerged as winner of the 2017 Nigerian Writers’ Awards, Feature Writer of the Year. Th...
  5. kemi

    Metro UNILORIN Disqualifies 711 Candidates For Submitting Fake Results

    Vice Chancellor of the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), Professor Abdulganiyu Ambali, has disclosed why 711 candidates were dismissed after being offered admission. He said the rejected students uploaded excellent results, which was later discove...
  6. kemi

    Metro Our New Method of Robbing ATM Users - Suspect

    Luck finally ran out for a suspected robber identified as Gbenga Babatunde, 25, when operatives of Rapid Response Squad, RRS, of the Lagos State Police Command arrested him on Saturday, while he was trying to rob a lady that had gone to make use of a...
  7. kemi

    Metro Masquerade Spotted Browsing in Lagos Cybercafe [PHOTOS]

    Has recession affected men of the sspirit world? This should be the question to ask a Nigerian masquerade spotted at a cyber cafe chatting with his ‘client’ in Lagos recently. A Facebook user Bill Sinzu Lee posted the photos and video of a masquerad...
  8. kemi

    Metro UNIAbuja Students Block Airport Road To Protest Colleague’s Death

    Students of the University of Abuja on Monday morning blocked Abuja - Gwagwalada highway, the main expressway into Nigeria's capital city as they protest against the killing of their colleague. The students alleged that a reckless driver had kill...
  9. RemmyAlex

    Metro TB Joshua Speaks On Buhari's Health, Naira To Hit 650/US1$

    Prophet T.B. Joshua in a new prophecies to his congregation at The Synagogue Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) called for prayer for President Muhammadu Buhari’s health. Prophet Joshua on Sunday said: “I have some burning issues which I want to share wi...
  10. kemi

    Metro 8-month-old Baby, 4 Others Burnt To Death as Man Sets Family House on Fire

    Police in Oyo state have arrested a man who allegedly set his family house on fire, while the occupants were asleep. Five members of the family, four of them children, including an eight month old baby , died. The incident happened in Budo Alaka ...
  11. kemi

    Metro 13 Arrested as Security Operatives Burst Baby Factory in Jos

    Thirteen persons have been arrested in Jos the Plateau State capital for allegedly operating a baby factory along old Bukuru park following a tip-off by a victim of the syndicate. Those arrested included nine males and four females, including a p...
  12. kemi

    Metro ‘You Have No Power To Ban Okada in My State’ - Fayose Dares FG

    Ekiti State Governor and Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described plan by the federal government to ban commercial motorcycle, popularly known as Okada in the country as wicked. According to...
  13. kemi

    Metro Oyo: Crisis Looms as 500 Cows Go Missing

    A crisis looms at the Oke-Ogun area of Oyo State, except urgent steps are taken to strengthen ties between some Fulani herdsmen and the traditional hunters of the area over about 500 missing cows belonging to the Fulani. The Fulani accused their ...
  14. kemi

    Metro Emir Sanusi Moves To Stop Men From Marrying More Than One Wife

    The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, says he is on the verge of proposing a law which will restrict poor men in the emirate from marrying many wives. Sanusi said this in Abuja on Sunday at the 50th anniversary of the death of Ambasador Isa Wali...
  15. Jules

    Metro Ex-NNPC Boss, Yakubu Goes to Court - Return My Seized $9,772,800 and £74,000

    Dr. Andrew Yakubu, former Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), has asked a Federal High Court in Kano to order the Nigerian government to return the money seized from him. According to THIS DAY, in an ap...
  16. Jules

    Metro Pastor Adeboye - I Was Richer Than RCCG Before I Became G.O

    Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, shocked worshippers when he declared that the church’s total income when he took over its leadership was less than his pay. Adeboye made the disclosure while m...
  17. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Nigeria: Today's Newspaper Headlines [20 February, 2017]

    Below are some of the headlines in some selected Nigerian Dailies for today, Monday, February 20, 2017. PUNCH: Buhari, Saraki meet in UK again Corruption cases: FG to sack five SANs as prosecutors Ex-gov Aliyu receives Sheriff in Minna, both meet e...
  18. Jules

    Metro MMM Issues New Statement - ''MMM Nigeria is coming back to normal''

    Mavrodi Mondial Movement (MMM) Ponzi scheme has released a new statement on its operations. “Dear members, MMM Nigeria lifts all the limits for Mavro acquired in 2017. So, MMM Nigeria is coming back to normal. “And now the members can actively ...
  19. Jules

    Metro Audu Maikori Speaks After Release From Custody

    Chocolate City Boss, Audu Maikori has tweeted on his recent arrest by the DSS. See tweets below: READ: Audu Maikori Released by Nigeria Police...
  20. Oluogunjobi

    Metro Tragedy As Mrs Buhari Feeds 18-Month-Old Baby To Death With Kerosene

    Instead of water, a mother in Benin city has mistakenly served her 18-month-old child with kerosene. The baby died hours later. The incident occurred at at Iguma Street, Off Orewere Street, Medical Stores Road in Egor local government. She was sho...

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