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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 3,641 killed by herdsmen in Benue, five other states — WAANSA – Vanguard News

    No fewer than 3,641 persons were allegedly killed by suspected herdsmen between January 2016 and October 2018 in the six states of Benue, Plateau, Nasarawa, Taraba, Zamfara and Kaduna. Herdsmen on rampage President of West African Action Network on Small Arms, WAANSA-Nigeria, Josephine Habba...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Drama as National Assembly denies Regina Daniels’ husband, Nwoko accreditation – Daily Post Nigeria

    Hon. Ned Nwoko, husband of the sensational Nollywood star, Regina Daniels, was on Sunday denied accreditation by the management of the National Assembly.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Police vacate Oando head office – Vanguard News

    Nigeria Police Force that barricaded Oando Plc’s head office in Lagos have finally vacated the office.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari moves to appoint 5 new Supreme Court justices, accepts Onnoghen’s retirement – Daily Post Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari has written the Acting Chief Justice of Nigeria, Hon. Justice Tanko Muhammad, on the appointment of additional five Justices of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics APC endorses Omo-Agege, who ‘sponsored’ mace theft, for Deputy Senate President – Premium Times Nigeria

    The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has finally made its choices of candidates for Deputy Senate President and Deputy Speaker. The party has adopted Delta Central Senator, Ovie Omo-Agege as Deputy Senate President, and Idris Wase, representing Wase Federal Constituency for Deputy...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 9th NASS: APC Governors back Lawan, Gbajabiamila`s leadership aspirations – Premium Times Nigeria

    The governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) have backed the candidacy of Senate Leader, Ahmad Lawan, and Leader of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, for the ninth National Assembly leadership. The governors, under the aegis of the Progressives Governors Forum, took the...
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics The New Lagos State Governor, Babajide Olusola Sanwoolu Visits Tinubu (Picture) – Nairaland

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  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Super Eagles Land In Ismailia For 2019 AFCON – Nairaland

    Three-time African champions, the Super Eagles of Nigeria yesterday landed in Ismailia, 12 days ahead of the kick-off of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations to be staged in Egypt. The Super Eagles left the shores of Nigeria few hours after the Technical Adviser of the team, Gernot Rohr … read...
  9. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nigerian girl wakes up after being dead for 3 days, speaks – Laila’s Blog

    A Nigerian girl who allegedly woke up after being “dead” for 3 days has taken to Facebook to show gratitude to God for sparing her life. The lady identified as Mhiz Abi Gold also used the opportunity to urge the public to disregard rumors they … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog –...
  10. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro See Where People Pay N50 Each To Cross, Including Soldiers (Photos) – Nairaland

    Here is a viral video footage showing where people pay N50 each for them be cross including Soldiers. In the video people can be seen lining up and waiting for their turn for them to be cross to the other way due to heavy flood on the road. Including … Read more via Nairaland –...
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics EFCC: Why We Handed over Goje’s Case to AGF’s Office – Thisdaylive

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has said that the Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation has constitutional power to take over any criminal case at any stage of an investigation. The spokesman of the commission, Mr. Tony Orilade, made this known in an … Read...
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Ex-Ogun Political Office Holders Allegedly Cart Away Vehicles, Office Furniture – Thisdaylive

    Strong indications have emerged that some ex-political office holders in Ogun State allegedly carted away valuables, such as vehicles, furniture and office items before vacating their offices. THISDAY gathered that official vehicles that were meant for some officials of the new administration...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics N460m scandal rocks Imo Assembly – Vanguard News

    Imo State House of Assembly has raised concerns over how N460 million in its account was allegedly expended during the time of the suspended Speaker, Acho Ihim. Imo State House of Assembly Vanguard gathered yesterday in Owerri that the issue has caused disaffection among the … Read more...
  14. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Forfeit Your Salary Like Zamfara, Oyo Govs, PDP Tells Sanwo-Olu – Thisdaylive

    The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Lagos State has advised the Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, to emulate his counterparts in Oyo and Zamfara states by donating his salary to pensioners and orphanages. The Oyo State … Read more via Thisdaylive – Get...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Moghalu Blames Northern Elite, Politicians for Region’s Under-devt – Thisdaylive

    Presidential candidate of Young Progressive Party (YPP) in the 2019 presidential election, Prof Kingsley Moghalu, at the weekend in Kano accused northern elite and politicians from the region of encouraging poverty among the masses for their selfish and political aggrandisement. Speaking as...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Terrorism: Four Borno LGAs Completely Inaccessible, Says UNICEF – Thisdaylive

    The United Nations Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has stated that four Local Government Areas (LGAs) in Borno State were completely inaccessible for humanitarian assistance as a result of activities of terrorists in the affected places. It said attacks and armed clashes remained...
  17. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man chops off boy’s wrist over fish pond in Lagos – Vanguard News

    The quiet community of Mebamu in Ojo area of Lagos State was thrown into pandemonium, Friday morning, as a 61-year-old fish farmer, Jeremiah Obifor, cut off the wrist of … Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro 14.2m Nigerians Consumed Illicit Drugs in 2018, Says NDLEA Chairman – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    The Chairman of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), Colonel Mohammad Abdullah (rtd), at the weekend said no fewer than 14.2 million Nigerians consumed illicit drugs in 2018..... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria Business News

    Business Sterling Bank Targets Increased Agric Financing – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    Sterling Bank Plc said it has committed 10 per cent of its total loan portfolio for the financing of agriculture, in recognition of the significant contribution that the sector was capable of making to the growth of the Nigerian economy.... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper –...
  20. Nigeria Business News

    Business FSDH Projects Higher Inflation Rate for May – Thisdaylive Newspaper

    FSDH Merchant Bank has predicted a slight increase in May inflation rate to 11.39 per cent, from the 11.37 per cent recorded in April. The firm which also anticipated a possible adjustment in pump price... Read more via Thisdaylive Newspaper – Get more: Nigeria Business...