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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man arrested for raping, killing corps member – Instablog9ja

    The Imo State police has arrested one Chukwuemeka Eze for allegedly murdering a 27-year-old female, Lillian Ngbawa, who was a week away from concluding her NYSC program. The suspect allegedly murdered his victim after raping her and dumped her in a forest where she was recovered in Mgbidi, Imo...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigeria ranks 4th, as 4.4m women live with breast cancer worldwide – Vanguard News

    Awka—ANAMBRA State-based oncologist, Dr. Brenda Nwanmuo, has said no fewer than 4.4 million women are living with breast cancer globally, with Nigeria ranking fourth among the endemic nations, according to a report by the World Health Organisation, WHO.. Delivering a paper at the launch of …...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Corper dies after applying Sniper to her hair to kill lice – Instablog9ja

    Ayomikun Juliana, a corps member serving in Osogbo, Osun State, has died after allegedly applying popular insecticide, Sniper, to her hair to kill the lice troubling her. It was gathered that she had gone to a salon, where it was discovered that her hair was infested with lice. On … Read...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Customs officer arrested after promoting himself and visiting the current Comptroller General of Customs to take over from him – Instablog9ja

    Customs officer arrested after promoting himself and visiting the current Comptroller General of Customs to take over from him... Read more via Instablog9ja – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Missing Nigerian student found dead in his car boot in Cyprus – Instablog9ja

    Days after being declared missing, the body of Nigerian student, Obasanjo Adeola Owoyale, has been found in the boot of his car parked in Nicosia schools road, Northern Cyprus. The 33-year old student of the Cyprus International University, left home on July 1, 2019, and went missing. The...
  6. Nigeria World News

    World Angry lady shoots husband while trying to shoot someone else – Instablog9ja

    Alabama police have said a woman shot her husband in an attempt to shoot someone else in an act of road rage. Erica Cole was charged Saturday with attempted murder, assault and reckless endangerment. Cullman County Sheriff Matt Gentry said the road rage incident began on a highway and …...
  7. Nigeria World News

    World ECOWAS Parliament: 2.1m Displaced by Boko Haram in Nigeria – Thisdaylive

    The Secretary General of ECOWAS Parliament, Mr. John Azumah, has said that 40 per cent of the total 70 million refugees in the world are drawn from the 16 West African nations with Boko Haram insurgency displacing 1.2 million Nigerians alone. Azumah, who spoke yesterday … Read more via...
  8. Nigeria Business News

    Business Honeywell Flour Mills grows revenue to N74.4 billion – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Honeywell Flour Mills Plc (HFMP), a leading foods manufacturer in Nigeria, has grown its revenue by 4 per cent to N74.4 billion recording its largest revenue figures since inception.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get more: Nigeria Business News
  9. Nigeria Business News

    Business PwC Nigeria admits new partner – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Leading professional services firm, PwC Nigeria has announced the admission of a new partner into the firm’s partnership, effective July 1, 2019. The new partner, Tolu Adeleke, is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria.... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  10. Nigeria Business News

    Business The Guardian Group hires group chief executive officer – The Guardian Nigeria News

    In line with the ongoing reengineering of The Guardian business structure into a multimedia global organisation, after a rigorous process, The Guardian Group has appointed Dr. Habeeb Adekunle Quadri as the Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO). Quadri’s appointment … Read more via The...
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nigerian writer Lesley Nneka Arimah wins 2019 Caine Prize – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Lesley Nneka Arimah has won the 20th edition of the Caine Prize for African Writing for her short story ‘Skinned’. The prize was launched in 2000, and is awarded annually to an African writer of a short story published in English..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News –...
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Our mindset will determine what Nigeria becomes – Chima Ejimofor – Vanguard News

    Mr. Chima Obinna Ejimofor is an architect, producer, singer and songwriter. He spent most of his growing years in Imo State and has moved from one part of Nigeria to the other in search of opportunities, experiences and all.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get more...
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Nollywood Actress Ada Slim Speaks On Incessant Rape Cases In Churches – Information Nigeria

    Nollywood actress, Ada slim, has shared that pastors are not to be blamed for the incessant case of rape, but rather ladies who wear skimpy clothes to church. Speaking in an Instagram post, the actress shared that most ladies are... Read more via Information Nigeria –
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘You Look Like A Mad Woman’ – Fans Drag Tiwa Savage Over Outfit – Information Nigeria

    Nigerians have no chill as they have taken to social media to drag singer Tiwa Savage over her latest post. The mum of one had taken to social media to share a video of herself rocking a black shredded bum short, which of course, exasperated many, causing them to react almost immediately...
  15. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Here’s why Don Jazzy insists on sex before marriage – YabaLeftOnline

    The issue of premarital sex has been a long discussed topic even before the advent of social media as people give tireless reasons whether or not a couple should indulge in sex before marriage.... Read more via YabaLeftOnline – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Minority leadership: PDP Reps pass vote of confidence in Elumelu – Newtelegraph

    A cross section of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and other opposition lawmakers in the House of Representatives yesterday threw their weight behind the leadership of the minority leader, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu and his team. Addressing the media, the lawmakers, led by Hon. Leggo Idagbo (PDP, Cross...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Election Tribunal: Atiku To Challenge Kano, Kebbi And Nine Other States’ Results – Nairaland

    The Peoples Democratic Party and its candidate in the February 23, 2019 presidential election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, on Monday, presented their first set of six witnesses at the Presidential Election Petitions Tribunal in their bid to prove their petition challenging outcome of the polls...
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ojudu: Why El-Rufai is wrong on North, South comparison – P.M. News

    Senator Babafemi Ojudu, the former Special Adviser Political Matters to the President and aide to Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo replies Governor Nasir El-Rufai over.... Read more via P.M. News – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Politics British Foreign, Commonwealth Office condemn persecution of Christians in Nigeria – Vanguard News

    A report of enquiry into the plight of Christians across the globe recently released by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office has revealed grave evidence that Christians constitute by far the most widely persecuted religion and calls on UN observers to monitor necessary security measures...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Why we are building Benin Royal Museum – Obaseki – Vanguard News

    The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has said the state government is collaborating with the Benin Monarch, Omo N’Oba N’Edo Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, and other stakeholders to build a world-class royal museum to hold stolen artifacts from the Benin Kingdom, noting that the museum...