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    Metro BREAKING: Gunmen abduct Bayelsa commissioner’s six-year-old son - Punch Newspaper

    Four gunmen have abducted the son of the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Water Resources, Mr. Nengi Talbot. It was gathered that the bandits stormed the commissioner’s residence at the Commissioners’ Quarters in Yenagoa on Sunday and took away his six-year-old son, Antonio Talbot. read more
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    Metro Pastor Sam Adeyemi lists better ‘kerewa’ as one of the things to focus on in marriage –

    Pastor Sam Adeyemi has wowed Nigerians with a message he shared on Twitter – The pastor had listed better intercourse as one of the things to focus on in a marriage – Adeyemi made this known while giving marital advice to couples Well-known Nigerian cleric and senior pastor of Daystar … via...
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    Metro EFCC releases list of 18 Internet scammers busted in Lagos - PM NEWS

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos Zonal Office, has arrested 18 suspected internet fraudsters in Lagos. The suspects are: Abass Mukhtar, Enitan Adekunle, Olakunle Araoyinbo, Korede Adetule, Christmas Gabriel, Christmas Yole, Christmas Emmanuel and Harrison Obayogbono...
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    Metro OAU to build own airport soon, says VC – Punch Newspapers

    As part of this, we will be having our own airport. “We have over ... “We want to make OAU the hub of aeronautic studies in Nigeria. Currently no ... read more
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    Metro BREAKING: Court Orders Immediate Release Of Sowore - Premium Times

    The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the immediate release of the detained publisher of Sahara Reporters, Omoyele Sowore. The court made the order after saying on Tuesday that there was no extant order allowing Mr Sowore’s further detention before the court. The court said Mr Sowore...
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    Metro Catholic priest burnt alive in Taraba - The Cable

    Suspected bandits have ambushed and killed a Catholic priest in Kufai Amadu in Takum local government area of Taraba state. According to Channels Television, the priest was on his way to Takum for a peace meeting with his fellow clergymen on how to resolve the lingering Tiv, Jukun crisis when...
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    Metro Wadume: APC gave me N13m for 2019 election – Vanguard News

    •I’m a political thug, not a kidnapper •I made N6m from a sitting governor •How I escaped from soldiers who wanted to kill me •Slain policemen identified themselves before soldiers killed them Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Nigerians React To The Death Of Precious Owolabi, Channels TV Corper Reporter- Nairaland

    Nigerians React To The Death Of Precious Owolabi, Channels TV Corper Reporter by tendingNews: 1:32am *Channels TV Newscaster, Ijeoma Onyeator Almost Cried On Air While Reporting The Death Of Precious Owolabi, Corper With Channels TV Many Nigerians have reacted to the unfortunate death of a...
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    Metro COZA saga: PUNCH appoints new editors – P.M. News

    The management of The PUNCH has appointed new editors for its daily and weekend titles following the sack of the former helmsmen. The newspaper on Tuesday, after interviewing about 15 people appointed Ademola Oni as the Daily Editor of The PUNCH to replace Martin Ayankola. Oni was … 0 Read...
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    Video Nigeria News Today - Naira Marley Was Wanted For Robbery & Sexual Assault In London At Age 19

    Today's News Highlights Includes: Naira Marley Was Wanted For Robbery & Sexual Assault In London At Age 19 - Nairaland June 12 celebration will signify triumph of...
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    Metro Covenant University accountant arrested for allegedly stealing N180m – Pulse Nigeria

    The founder of the university, Bishop David Oyedepo, was said to have described the accountant’s lifestyle as riotous. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested Covenant University accountant for allegedly diverting N180m belonging to the institution. The EFCC’s acting Head...
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    Politics Bauchi assembly passes bill to halt recovery of looted funds – TheCable

    The Bauchi state house of assembly has passed a bill to repeal the the law on the recovery of looted public funds and properties. The bill was passed on the floor of the house on Wednesday with 13 members out of 31 in attendance. Kawuwa Damina, speaker of the … Read more via TheCable –...
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    Metro See the reply Mike Bamiloye’s son received after he criticized the foreign series “Lucifer” – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    See the reply Mike Bamiloye’s son received after he criticized the foreign series “Lucifer” Joshua Mike-Bamiloye, the son of Mike Bamiloye, condemned the American series “Lucifer” in a tweet but he got an interesting reply. Joshua warned that the series, “Lucifer” is a strategy being used …...
  14. Nigeria World News

    World Zimbabwe schools accept goats for tuition fees – Ghana News HomePage

    Parents in Zimbabwe who cannot afford school fees can offer livestock such as goats or sheep as payment, a government minister has said. The country’s education minister Lazarus Dokora told the pro-government Sunday Mail newspaper that schools will have to show flexibility when it comes to...
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    Politics Keyamo on server results: Court will rule based on electoral act — not social media videos - The Cable

    Festus Keyamo, spokesman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential campaign, says courts will only deliver judgments based on the provisions of the electoral act and not videos circulating on social media. Keyamo was reacting to videos where some Independent National Electoral...
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    Politics EXCLUSIVE: Lai Mohammed approved N2.5 billion ‘fraudulent’ payment, but claims ignorance – Premium Times Nigeria

    Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s information minister, has admitted he did not do due diligence before signing off on a controversial N2.5 billion payment to a private digital broadcast signal distributor. Mr Mohammed told the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC)...
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    Metro Architect loses a N3.5m job for being a Buhari supporter - Instablog9ja

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    Metro Man arrested for producing adulterated drinks blames hardship – Vanguard News

    A man, Samson Offia arrested by police for allegedly manufacturing adulterated alcoholic beverages and liquors have blamed economic hardship for his action.... Read more via Vanguard News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    Metro Buhari Signs Bill Stopping NYSC from Posting Engineering Graduates to Schools – Instablog9ja

    The Engineers (Registration etc) Amendment Bill, 2019, which among others, bars NYSC from henceforth, posting graduates of engineering to secondary schools to teach, was today, signed into law by Pres. Buhari. The bill which has now become the Act of the National Assembly seeks to promote...
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    Metro BREAKING: Lagos begins demolition of 180 houses – Punch Newspapers

    Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Lagos State Building Control Agency, on Friday morning, commenced the demolition of defective buildings within Lagos Island. About 180 houses will be demolished in the exercise, according to the General Manager of LASBCA, Mr Lekan Shodeinde. He said 20 would be...