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  1. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Footballer Rinsola Babajide Wins Liverpool’s Women’s Player Of The Month – Stella Dimoko

    Nigerian player, Rinsola Babajide who plays for Liverpool Falcons, has received the Women’s Player of the month award for January. The Reds forward, started all three games in the month, including the Super League victory at Bristol City and the FA Cup win against Blackburn Rovers.... read...
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #OkadaBan: Oyo govt pledges to control influx of motorcycles into state – TobiVibes

    The Oyo State Government, has pledged to control the influx of Okada’s in the State, following the ban of the commercial motorcycles in Lagos. This was revealed in a statement made available by the Executive Chairman, Oyo State Road Transport Management Authority (OYRTMA), Dr. Akin Fagbemi...
  3. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Evil Mum Get 25 Years For Beheading 8 Month Old Baby – Stella Dimoko

    An evil mother who beheaded her eight-month-old baby has been jailed for 25 years while her sick accomplice will be executed with a bullet to the head. Natalya Kolb , 26, and her twisted friend Viktar Syarhel, 48, both lost their appeals against their sentences for the … Read more via...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Gunmen open fire on bus in Abuja, abduct passengers –

    Gunmen have abducted passengers of public transport in the federal capital territory (FCT). Anjuguri Manzah, the spokesman of the FCT police command, said the gunmen opened fire on the bus before whisking their victims away. Manzah said the incident happened on Sunday evening along Piri Kwali...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Bishop Oyedepo Curses Boko Haram, Miyetti Allah And Suspected Bomber Who Attacked His Church –

    Founder and General Overseer of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo has cursed the man who attempted to bomb his church in Kaduna State, a report by Daily Post has revealed. Recall that the Kaduna State Police Command had on Sunday arrested a suspected suicide bomber inside a church …...
  6. Nigeria Business News

    Business Okada Ban: More Gridlock, commuters stranded in Lagos –

    The ban and restriction of commercial motorcycles (Okada) and tricycles (Keke) by the Lagos State Government notwithstanding, the usual traffic congestion in the metropolis continued on Monday. The gridlock along Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway, Agege Motor Road, Oshodi-Isolo and some other parts of...
  7. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I never said I will not ban Okada – Governor Sanwo-Olu reacts to viral video of him – Laila’s Blog

    Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has reacted to the viral video at The Platform where he stated he will regulate the activities of Okada riders … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Appeal Court Creates Four More Divisions, Posts Justices – Nairaland

    The Court of Appeal has created four new divisions to bring the administration of justice closer to the people Following this, the court’s President, Justice Z.A. Bulkachuwa, has approved new posting for Justices of the Court of Appeal. The new divisions of the Court are: Asaba, Kano...
  9. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Naijaloaded Ranks Number 1 As Popular Producer “Samklef” List His Top Music Sites Of The Decade – Naijaloaded

    Hurray guys, Your favorite Music and Entertainment website Naijaloaded was Rated the Number 1 site as popular producer Samklef drop his Top Music sites of the decade.... via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music & Entertainment Website – Get more Nigeria...
  10. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Sanwo-Olu expresses shock, sadness over Martins Street inferno – Encomium Magazine

    Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Sunday expressed shock over the fire that razed down four buildings on Martins street in Lagos Island... Read more via Encomium Magazine – Get More Nigeria Political News
  11. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Jonathan: Military might can’t guarantee world peace – Newtelegraph

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan said yesterday that the peace the world needs cannot be guaranteed through intimidating armoury and sophisticated nuclear sites, but in human hearts. Jonathan, at World Summit on Peace, Security and Human Development in Seoul, South Korea, regretted that...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Ijora Riot: 20 arrested over clash between Okada riders and police (photo) – Laila’s Blog

    Lagos state Police has reportedly arrested 20 suspects in connection to the clash between Okada riders and Policemen in Ijora area of the state. A riot broke out … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Man defiles teenager during church vigil – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    A 38-year-old man identified as Olamide Awogbayi has been arrested by the Ondo State Police command for raping a 13-year-old girl during a night vigil held by one of the churches along Idanre Road in Akure. The suspect who lured the underage girl to an uncompleted building where he defiled...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Okada: Ogun reads riot act to operators – Newtelegraph

    Ogun State government yesterday warned commercial motorcyclists moving from neighbouring Lagos State to eschew crimes and abide by the extant laws of transportation in the state. Chairman, Committee on Transportation, Barrister Olufemi Adeniyi, who read the riot act in Abeokuta, said the state...
  15. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro TOO BAD!! Guys, After Watching This Video, You Might Never Consume Soft Drink Again In Your Life (Watch) – Naijaloaded

    A diet professor said Nigerian youths will suffer from Diabetes in the next coming decade if they continue taking drinks with Sugar. 72gram (7 spoons of sugar) per bottle of Fanta or other Soft drinks is damn too much and bad … Read more via Naijaloaded | Nigeria’s Most Visited Music &...
  16. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro I Earn 20k Daily, 600k In A Month As A Gokada Rider – Female Nigerian Student Reveals –

    A female Gokada rider has revealed the staggering amount she is potentially earning daily, working as a gokdada rider. She was among the many Riders of Max and Gokada, motorbike hailing services, that steppped out to protest against the ban on okada in several parts of Lagos state.... Read...
  17. Nigeria World News

    World Tanzania arrests Pastor Mwamposa after 20 killed in church stampede – P.M. News

    The Tanzanian government has arrested Pastor Boniface Mwamposa after twenty people were killed and a dozen others injured in a stampede during a church meeting in the northern Tanzanian city of Moshi. He was arrested in Dar es … Read more via P.M. News – Get more...
  18. Nigeria Business News

    Business Dividends of Democracy: Gokada lays off most of its staff – YNaija

    The Lagos State government will have you believe its sudden ban on micro transport (motorcycles and kekenapeps) was done for the ‘good’ of Greater Lagos. This is the mantra it has trotted out each time it committed an illegality against citizens of Lagos state.... Read more via YNaija –...
  19. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Jay-Z, Beyonce face backlash for sitting during national anthem – P.M. News

    Power couple, Jay-Z and Beyonce have been tagged as ‘disrespectful’ after drawing attention on Sunday while attending Super Bowl LIV for staying seated during the performance of the national anthem. The Carters along with their daughter, Blue Ivy, were photographed sitting during Demi Lovato’s...
  20. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Busola Dakolo Found Her Voice In The Midst Of Adversity – BellaNaija

    Exquisite Magazine is starting the year by drawing strength from the amazing story of its magazine cover which features the amazing Busola Dakolo, nicknamed “The Voice of Courage“. In this issue, Busola Dakolo who is a photographer graced the cover of the magazine looking absolutely stunning...