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Kaduna: Airforce Launch Agriculture Empowerment Programme For Youths

Posted: Sep 24, 2016 at 4:17 am   /   Metro

BROWN CLEMENT KADUNA Authorities of the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) Friday officially launched the Kaduna chapter of Barracks Youths Empowerment […]

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sannmi falobi

ActionAid, IPC Take Advocacy Training Programme To Lagos Communities

Posted: Sep 24, 2016 at 4:09 am   /   Metro

SEYI TAIWO-OGUNTUASE Lagos As part of efforts to ensure community driven development at the grassroots, the International Press Centre (IPC) […]

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Okwagbe, Flood

N2.29tr Flood Relief Fund

Posted: Sep 22, 2016 at 5:00 am   /   Metro

22 States At The Mercy Of Flood In Nigeria   AHMED MUSA (Abuja) EMMANUEL UDOM (Lagos) AWELE OGBOGU (Asaba)   […]

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NAFDAC, Bromide

NAFDAC, NAPMD Sensitize Vendors In Yobe

Posted: Sep 21, 2016 at 4:53 pm   /   Metro

By Mohammed Abubakar. DAMATURU – The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Yobe state in collaboration with […]

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flood; ogun community

Flood Kills Two-Year Old Boy In Ogun Community

Posted: Sep 21, 2016 at 12:05 pm   /   Metro

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase. OGUN – A two year old boy was on Monday swept by heavy downpour at No. 11 Adenle Street, Baale-Akinosi […]

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NAFDAC, Bromide

NAFDAC Holds Seminar On Counterfeit Drugs

Posted: Sep 21, 2016 at 5:10 am   /   Metro

  MOHAMMED ABUBAKAR     Damaturu The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Yobe state in […]

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Fulani Herdsmen, Enugu

Court Jailed Herdsman In Enugu Over AK47 Rifle

Posted: Sep 21, 2016 at 5:05 am   /   Metro

    EMMANUEL NZOMIWU     ENUGU – An Enugu Chief Magistrate Court has remanded a herdsman who was recently caught […]

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Niger Delta

Niger Deltans behind Kidnappings In Lagos – Security Expert

Posted: Sep 20, 2016 at 5:15 am   /   Metro, Warri

By AWELE OGBOGU Warri Richard Amuwa, a Lagos-based security consultant Monday  accused criminal groups from the Niger Delta region of […]

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ipob

20 Groups Back IPOB’s Planned Protest Over Illegal Detention Of Kanu

Posted: Sep 20, 2016 at 5:10 am   /   Lagos, Metro

      EMMANUEL UDOM Lagos Comrade Adeniyi Alimi Sulaiman, chairman, Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ) Monday […]

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Lagos, AMBODE

Ambode Commissions Three Roads At Ajeromi-Ifelodun LGA

Posted: Sep 20, 2016 at 5:05 am   /   Lagos, Metro

   SEYI TAIWO-OGUNTUASE Lagos   Governor of Lagos state, Akinwunmi Ambode  Monday commissioned three newly constructed roads in Ajeromi-Ifelodun local government […]

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catholic

Aigbokhoade Charges Catholic Men To Be Merciful And Exhibit Good Leadership

Posted: Sep 18, 2016 at 6:33 pm   /   Metro, Metro-sat

By Fabian Idoko.   LAGOS – President of the Catholic Men Organization of Nigeria Archdiocese of Lagos, Mr. John Aigbokhaode has charged […]

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Okwagbe, Flood

Okwagbe Sends SOS To Okowa, NEMA, Others As Floods Submerge Community

Posted: Sep 17, 2016 at 9:11 pm   /   Metro, Metro-sat, Warri

By Collins Macaulay. WARRI – The people of Okwagbe Community in Ughelli South local government area of Delta State have sent […]

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rice

Why I Attempted To Kidnap A Boy In Exchange For Rice – Suspect

Posted: Sep 16, 2016 at 11:21 am   /   Metro

LAGOS – A suspected kidnapper, identified as one Charles Ibeleme yesterday confessed that hardship forced him to attempt to kidnap a […]

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accident site

Mother, Grand Daughter Crushed to Death at Awka-Etiti Motor Accident

Posted: Sep 16, 2016 at 10:57 am   /   Metro

By Chukwujekwu Ilozue. AWKA – A woman and her grand daughter were on Wednesday evening crushed to death at Awka Etiti […]

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gambling deal

Man Kills Childhood Friend Over N60,000 Gambling Deal In Ajegunle

Posted: Sep 16, 2016 at 3:10 am   /   Metro

By Folake Sokoya.   LAGOS – Ogadima Nkwaha and John Effiong are childhood friends, who used to rock Ajegunle, a Lagos […]

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DSS

Court Tackles SSS Over Detention Of Airforce

Posted: Sep 16, 2016 at 3:00 am   /   Metro

By Emmanuel Udom.   LAGOS – The Federal High Court, Abuja, has declared as unlawful, the arrest and continued detention of […]

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Anti-crime war

Anti-Crime War Record 68% Over Police, Hunters Partnership

Posted: Sep 15, 2016 at 7:44 am   /   Metro

By Usman Muhammed.   GOMBE – Following a partnership between the police and local hunters in Gombe, a 68% drop in […]

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metro

Man, 52, Docked Over Alleged Assault In Lagos

Posted: Sep 14, 2016 at 10:07 pm   /   Metro

A 52-year-old man, James Oluwadairo Wednesday appeared before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court for allegedly beating his wife and failing […]

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Jamiu Bello

Police Nab Motorcycle Thief In Lagos

Posted: Sep 14, 2016 at 12:15 pm   /   Metro

By Andrew Utulu. LAGOS – Jamiu Bello, 26, a suspected motorcycle popularly known as Okada thief, and described by the […]

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Metrostory

Sole Administrator Charges Nigerian Youths to Remain Focused

Posted: Sep 14, 2016 at 11:35 am   /   Metro

By Seyi Taiwo-Oguntuase.   LAGOS – Sole Administrator of Ojodu Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Olushola Kokumo has urged Nigerian youths […]

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World war II veteran

Pa Adeniken, Second World War Veteran Soldier Buried  

Posted: Sep 10, 2016 at 12:31 pm   /   Metro

Ijagba Town in Ose local government area of Ondo state came alive recently during the final burial ceremony of Pa Adeniken […]

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Bags of Rice

Nasarawa: Four Men Docked For Stealing Two Bags Of Rice  

Posted: Sep 10, 2016 at 2:49 am   /   Metro

Four men were on Friday, September 9, 2016 arraigned in a Mararaba Upper Area Court, Nasarawa State, for stealing two […]

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Nigeria Soldiers

Soldiers Destroy 74 Illegal Refineries In Bayelsa And Rivers States

Posted: Sep 10, 2016 at 2:35 am   /   Metro, Port Harcourt

Soldiers from the Second Brigade of the Nigerian Army conducting field training exercise code named “Operation Crocodile Smile” have destroyed […]

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PhoneTheftPost

Man Arrested Over Alleged Techno Handset Theft Inside BRT Bus

Posted: Sep 10, 2016 at 1:38 am   /   Lagos, Metro

A 22 year-old man, Chika Eze, was on Friday arrested by the policemen attached to Iponrin police station in Lagos […]

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American

American Commits Suicide At Lagos Hotel

Posted: Sep 7, 2016 at 3:29 pm   /   Metro

The Lagos State Police Command has confirmed the death of a 57-year old American, Charles Carlson, in a Lekki hotel […]

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