Monday 22 October, 2018
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
Category Archives: Foreign
Hurricane

Hurricane Forecasters say Hurricane Willa has grown rapidly into an “extremely dangerous” near-Category 5 storm in the eastern Pacific, on a path that could smash into Mexico’s western coast between Mazatlan and Puerto Vallarta in the...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 22nd, 2018
US lawmakers skeptical of Saudi explanation on Khashoggi’s death

US lawmakers skeptical of Saudi explanation on Khashoggi’s death Several US lawmakers in Congress say they are skeptical of Saudi Arabia’s explanation for the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after Riyadh claimed he died in a “fistfight”...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 20th, 2018
A Canadian woman puffs marijuana joint in Toronto

A Canadian woman puffs marijuana joint in Toronto Day two of legal recreational marijuana in Canada on Thursday saw more long lineups outside pot stores and supply shortages in parts of the country. Most consumers were exuberant about the end...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 19th, 2018
Novartis drug house

Novartis drug house Novartis is paying $2.1 billion for nuclear medicine specialist Endocyte in Chief Executive Vas Narasimhan’s latest deal to reshape the Swiss drugs group from a pillmaker to a producer of sophisticated therapies. Narasimhan,...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018
Pakistan policemen

Pakistan policemen No fewer than 116 police officials have been suspended from their posts for their alleged involvement in June 2014 Model Town tragedy in Pakistan’s eastern Punjab province, local media reported. The suspended policemen included...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 18th, 2018
Canada legalises marijuana for recreation. Above a marijuana or Ganja farm

Canada legalises marijuana for recreation. Above a marijuana or Ganja farm Nearly a century of marijuana prohibition came to an end Wednesday as Canada became the first major Western nation to legalise and regulate its sale and recreational...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 17th, 2018

A woman was filmed falling off a balcony of a high-rise building in Panama while trying to take a selfie on Friday. The Portuguese woman identified as Sandra Manuela Da Costa Macedo, 27, had just recently arrived to Panama where she had a...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 15th, 2018
Iran found new partners for oil exports

Iran found new partners for oil exports Iran has explored multiple ways to sidestep U.S. sanctions after Washington vowed to bring the country’s oil exports down “to zero” and punish any country that continues to buy oil from the Islamic...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 14th, 2018
3 dead as aircraft crashes into crowd in Germany

3 dead as aircraft crashes into crowd in Germany Small aircraft crashed into crowd of people upon landing in Germany killing three people including a child. According to media reports, eight people were wounded. The light engine Cessna aircraft...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 14th, 2018
snowstorm kills eight climbers in Nepal

snowstorm kills eight climbers in Nepal No fewer than eight climbers from a South Korean expedition have died on Nepal’s Mount Gurja after their camp was devastated by a violent snowstorm, officials said Saturday. The bodies of eight climbers...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 13th, 2018