Tuesday 20 February, 2018
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
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The Catholic Pontiff, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Bishop Peter Okpaleke whose appointment and consecration in 2012 sparked off years of protest in Ahiara Mbaise Catholic Diocese . This is contained in a letter dated Feb. 19...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 19th, 2018
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Yobe Commissioner of police, AbdulMaliki Sumonu, on Monday confirmed an attack by suspected Boko Haram insurgents on Dapchi, headquarters of Bursari local government area. Sumonu confirmed the attack in an interview. He said “at about 5.30...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 19th, 2018

•Considers APC option for contestants •Zuma’s exit may alter Atiku’s equation •Saraki, Dogara in tight corner as APC woos Wammako There will be no automatic ticket in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for defectors from other parties...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

The Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN) has rejoined the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) after five years of leaving the Christian Umbrella body in the country. The Secretariat under the auspices of Catholic Bishops Conference of...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

Former Military President, Gen. Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, says he is happy with the promise of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leaders that imposition of candidates would not be allowed in the party. A statement issued on Sunday in Abuja by...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

For refusing to surrender himself to troops after declaring unwillingness to continue with his act of terrorism, the Chief of Army Staff, Lt.-Gen. Tukur Buratai, has again charged troops to capture Abubakar Shekau, the factional leader of the...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

Three suicide bombers killed 22 people at a fish market in Kano, civilian militia leaders said on Saturday, in an attack blamed on Boko Haram jihadists. The mayhem occurred late on Friday when the attackers detonated explosives at Kasuwar Kifi,...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 18th, 2018

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has said that he wouldn’t mind to commit suicide if Nigeria loses hope even as he offered reasons why he could not chose to remain silent when he sees things going wrong in the country. He says because he...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 17th, 2018

The Imo state Commissioner for Happiness, Mrs. Ogechi Ololo, has appealed to men in the state to marry two or more women as a way of reducing prostitution and redundancy among women. Speaking in Owerri, the state capital on Friday, Mrs. Ololo...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 17th, 2018

State Governors of the All Progressives Congress (APC) on Friday said their mission to Daura, Katsina State, was merely to condole with President Muhammadu Buhari over the loss of two members of his extended family. The Chairman of the APC...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 16th, 2018