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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro End Of The Road! See The 18 Yahoo Boys Who Were Nabbed By EFCC In Lagos (Photo) – Tori News

    As many as 18 yahoo boys have been nabbed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in Lagos. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested 18 (Eighteen) suspected internet fraudsters in Lagos...... Read more via Tori News –
  2. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades: I’ve Received Over 70 Complaints From Victims – NANS President Reveals – Tori News

    The NANS president has revealed that he has recovered complaints from over 7o victims in the wake of the #SexForGrades scandal. Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  3. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari’s minister reveals effect of proposed VAT increase on Nigerians – Daily Post Nigeria

    Mrs Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, says the proposed Value Added Tax (VAT) increase will impact more on consumption by urban communities and the wealthier sections of the population. Ahmed, who said this at the 25th Nigerian Economic Summit in Abuja on …...
  4. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Nnamdi Kanu Releases Emergency Broadcast Revealing When Biafra Republic Will Be Actualised – The Trent

    Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, says the Republic of Biafra will come in ‘his time’. NAN reports that Kanu made this comment during an “emergency broadcast” on Radio Biafra on Thursday, October 3, 2019.... Read more via The Trent | Internet Newspaper –...
  5. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades: UNILAG shuts down ‘cold room’, where lecturers ‘sexually harass’ students – Laila’s Blog

    Following the revelation in the ‘Sex for Grade’ documentary video released by BBC Africa Eye, the University of Lagos has shut-down the ‘Cold Room’, where lecturers allegedly sexually assaulted … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  6. Nigeria World News

    World Pelosi to Trump: Your move to withdraw from Syria foolish – P.M. News

    “Once again, President Trump is deserting an ally in a foolish attempt to appease an authoritarian strongman", said Democratic Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, in a statement released on Monday against Trump’s decision to withdraw from Syria, dpa reported.... Read more via P.M. News –...
  7. Nigeria Business News

    Business Rwanda launches first ‘Made in Africa’ smartphones – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Rwanda’s Mara Group launched two smartphones on Monday, describing them as the first “Made in Africa” models and giving a boost to the country’s ambitions to become a regional technology hub. The Mara X and Mara Z will use Google’s Android operating system and cost … Read more via Welcome...
  8. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports EPL: Van Dijk warns Liverpool team-mates after Wolves shock Man City – Daily Post Nigeria

    Liverpool defender, Virgil van Dijk, has warned his team-mates to ignore their eight-point lead over title rivals Manchester City. The Reds beat Leicester City in added time on Saturday, before Pep Guardiola’s side lost 2-0 at home to Wolves on Sunday afternoon.... read more via Daily Post...
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Barca Sack Former Club Legend, Victor Vlades As Youth Coach – Nairaland

    Victor Valdes has been sacked as Barcelona Under-19s coach after a bust-up with former team-mate and La Masia director, Patrick Kluivert.’ The 37-year-old Spaniard who made over 500 appearances for the club, was appointed the youth team coach in July, while Kluivert took over as head of La...
  10. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Sylvinho sacked by Lyon after one only win in nine matches – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    French football club, Lyon have announced that head coach Sylvinho has been sacked after a run of only one win in nine matches in all competitions. The former Arsenal and Barcelona full-back was appointed as Bruno Genesio’s replacement in May, but the 45-year-old Brazilian has now paid the...
  11. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports ‘I’m an Arsenal man’ – Wenger admits rejecting offers to coach Premier League clubs –

    The French tactician’s connection to his former team prevented him from getting a job in England’s top flight Arsene Wenger has revealed he turned down a number of offers to coach in the Premier League because of his bond with Arsenal. … read more via Football News, Live Scores, Results &...
  12. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades: Nigerians calls out COZA after Foursquare suspends Dr Boniface – Laila’s Blog

    Earlier yesterday, a documentary was released by BBC Africa, of how lecturers request sex from their students in exchange for good grades, pointing accusing finger to a Foursquare pastor and … Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  13. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Sex For Grades: Kiki Mordi Who Exposed Universities Lecturers Never Graduated – Nairaland

    The BBC reporter, Kiki Mordi who exposed the randy lecturers at the University of Ghana and University of Lagos, actually dropped out of school because of sexual harassment. reports. The journalist revealed this in the hour-long documentary published by the media outfit and...
  14. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Video purportedly shows Ghanaian lecturer crying in class after being exposed by BBC in sex for grade scandal – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    Professor Gyampo, a Ghanaian lecturer implicated in BBC’s "sex for grades" exposé, was filmed crying in class in front of his students after the video aired. Prof. Ransford Gyampo, a lecturer at the Political Science Department of the University of Ghana, was caught on camera propositioning...
  15. Nigeria World News

    World “The guy whose proposal I refused threw one litre of acid on my face” – Sister of popular Bollywood actress shares - Linda Ikeji

    Rangoli Ranaut, an acid survivor and sister of popular Bollywood actress, Kangana Ranaut in a series of social media posts, revealed the heart-wrenching yet brave story of her survival after an unfortunate event that changed her life. ..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog –...
  16. Nigeria Business News

    Business BUA Group Vows To Crash Prices Flour, Sugar, Others – Nairaland

    Management of BUA Group has promised to crash prices of major food items it produces like sugar, flour, pastas and many others. Since 2016, when Nigeria slipped into recession, the purchasing power of Nigerians has remained low. ... Read more via Nairaland – Get...
  17. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment First Photos Of Hailey Baldwin’s Wedding Dress Are Here –

    Fans have finally gotten the first look at Hailey Baldwin’s dress for her wedding to Justin Bieber. The model took to her Instagram to share the photos of the elegant gown she wore for her September 30 evening wedding to... via – Get more Nigeria...
  18. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Wendy Williams to receive 2677th star on Hollywood Walk of Fame – P.M. News

    US Talk Show host, Wendy Williams will receive the 2,677th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Oct. 17, a week after music mogul Tommy Mottola will be honoured with the 2,676th star.... via P.M. News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  19. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Atiku, Saraki, Babalakin, Foursquare Church Condemn Sex-for-marks Incident Involving UNILAG Lecturer – Thisdaylive

    A former Vice President and Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the 2019 presidential election, Atiku Abubakar; former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki ; Pro-Chancellor of the University of Lagos, Dr. Wale Babalakin; and … Read more via Thisdaylive –...
  20. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Jonathan Saved Nigeria from Bloodshed, Says PDP BoT Chairman – Thisdaylive

    The Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Board of Trustees, Senator Walid Jubrin, has cautioned Nigerians against abusing former President Goodluck Jonathan, stating that he saved Nigerians from crisis and bloodshed. Reacting to the book published by a former British Prime Minister...