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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Pro-Biafra Group IPOB To Commence Sit-At-Home Today – Sahara Reporters

    The Indigenous People of Biafra will today commence what it described as a shutting down of the entire South-east and South-south on Thursday. The group said the sit-at-home action is to honor men, women, and children... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ethiopian Airlines Explains What Happened On ‘Almost Crashed’ Aircraft – Sahara Reporters

    Ethiopian Airlines has confirmed that its aircraft, Boeing 737-300 made a "go-around" at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos on Wednesday.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro UPDATE: How Bad Weather Almost Killed Obasanjo, Others Aboard Ethiopian Airlines – Sahara Reporters

    Olusegun Obasanjo, former Nigerian president and other Nigerians escaped death on Wednesday at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that other prominent Nigerians in the Ethiopian airline passenger aircraft, Boeing 777-300, included the Director...
  4. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Court Nulls APC’s Victory, Declares PDP Candidate Winner Of Imo Reps Seat – Sahara Reporters

    A Federal High Court in Owerri, has declared candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), winner in an intra-party suit filed by the All Progressives Congress (APC). Harrison Nwadike of APC had approached the court to invalidate the candidacy of Ugonna Ozurigbo for...
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics I Have Concerns With The Figures In This Budget, Says Buhari As He Signs 2019 Appropriation Bill – Sahara Reporters

    President Muhammadu Buhari has decried the increase in the 2019 appropriation bill made by the lawmakers at the National Assembly. Buhari had on December 19, 2018, presented a budget of N8.826 trillion to the lawmakers. However, the joint chambers of the National Assembly had on April 30...
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC Presents Certificate of Return To Mattawalle As Zamfara State Governor-Elect – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has presented a certificate of return to the Candidate of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Mohammed Mattawale as Governor-elect of Zamfara State. The National Commissioner, Amina Zakari made the presentation in Abuja on Monday during the...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Student Dies As School Collapses In Ondo – Sahara Reporters

    A section of St Andrew Grammar school, Ondo, has collapsed resulting in the death of one student. The partial collapse of the school located at Ondo City, Ondo West LG, happened around.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro INTERPOL Issues Arrest Warrant For Nigerian Man Over ‘Parental Abduction’ Of A 9-year Old From Brazil – Sahara Reporters

    The International Criminal Police Organization, also known as INTERPOL, has issued a Red Notice against Mr. Michael Olusegun Akinruli, a Nigerian who used to live in Brazil, for parental abduction.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari Mobbed As Shi’ites Protest ‘Unlawful’ Detention Of El-Zakzaky At National Mosque – Sahara Reporters

    Thousands of members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria and some youth from the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, stormed the National Mosque, Abuja, to demand the freedom.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics INEC Holds Emergency Meeting To Consider Zamfara Supreme Court Ruling – Sahara Reporters

    The Independent National Electoral Commission, has held an emergency meeting over the Supreme Court judgement on the general elections held in Zamfara State...... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro 80 Lawyers Shortlisted For Senior Advocate of Nigeria Award – Sahara Reporters

    80 lawyers have been shortlisted for the 2019 conferment of the Senior Advocate of Nigeria award. According to the Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee, the 80 shortlisted lawyers have.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  12. Nigeria Political News

    Politics EXCLUSIVE: Gov. El-rufai’s Wife, Kid, Face Deportation From Indonesia – Sahara Reporters

    Asia El Rufai, one of the three wives of the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-rufai and her kid is currently facing deportation from Indonesia. Asia is the sister of popular journalist and activist, Kadaria Ahmed. .... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More...
  13. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘Forget 2023 Presidency’, Amaechi Tells South-East – Sahara Reporters

    Rotimi Amaechi, minister of transportation, has said the people must not demand the presidency slot in 2023 for refusing to back the All Progressive Congress (APC). Nigeria which has three major ethnic groups ha.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro The Federal Government Is Shutting Down Enugu Airport For ‘Security Reasons’ – Sahara Reporters

    The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced plans to shut down the Akanu Ibiam International Airport due to security reasons. Hadi Sirika, the minister of aviation, said on Friday that reasons for the closure include bad runway, proximity to a market and the wrong location of the state …...
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics ‘It’s Not Personal With Saraki, If You Are Not Corrupt You Won’t Be Investigated’ Says Magu – Sahara Reporters

    Mr. Ibrahim Magu, Acting Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said the investigation of Bukola Saraki is not personal but a product of thorough investigation..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Not Everybody With Tattoo, Dreadlocks Is Cultist’, Says Lagos Police Commissioner – Sahara Reporters

    Zubairu Muazu, Lagos State Commissioner of Police, has warned its officers to desist from arresting anyone on the basis of having dreadlocks or tattoos. Muazu, who was speaking at an event in Lagos, also said the Nigeria Police Force is constantly training and re-training officers to ensure...
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics President Buhari To Visit Saudi Arabia Twice In Two Weeks – Sahara Reporters

    President Muhammadu Buhari will be visiting Saudi Arabia two times before the end of the month. The trip is coming after a widely criticised ‘private visit’ to London which he embarked upon in on April 24 returning.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria...
  18. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Battalion Commander, Two Others Killed After Stepping On Road Planted Explosive in Borno – Sahara Reporters

    The Battalion Commander of 145 Task Force has died alongside his driver and orderly. Military sources who spoke to SaharaReporters said "the incident happened on Monday.... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment How National Film Video And Censors Board Secretary Thomas Adedayo Sacked Director Who Exposed His Corruption – Sahara Reporters

    Saharareporters has gathered how Thomas Adedayo, the Executive Director of National Film and Video Censors Board unilaterally dismissed a Director of Licensing and Documentation..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Saraki Under Strict EFCC Surveillance As His Houses Are Seized – Sahara Reporters

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized some houses belonging to Senate President, Bukola Saraki in connection to corruption. The houses, which are located at 15a, 15b and 17 MacDonald Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, are said to belong to Saraki.... Read more via Sahara Reporters –...