Wednesday 13 December, 2017
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
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…. as South-west Govs laud Nigerian Army efforts in peace building The Oyo State Government has entered into an agreement with the Nigeria Army to build a permanent garrison for peace and security to sustain the subsisting tempo of security...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Tuesday said it remitted N7.8 billion to Federal Government coffers from 2016 University and Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME). The board’s Registrar, Prof. Is-haq Oloyede, made...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Sen. Udoma Udo Udoma, says Nigeria’s priority is to create a better environment for businesses to thrive in the country. Udoma said this in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media, Mr Akpandem...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

Mr Rotimi Amaechi, Minister of Transportation said that the Federal Government was committed to deliver the Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge project by December 2018. Amaechi disclosed this at Papalanto in Ogun, during his monthly visit and oversight...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Global Amnesty Watch (GAW) has freed the Nigerian Millitary of allegations of human rights violations in the North East amidst the raging war against insurgent Boko Haram terrorists which have threatened the region’s peace. In a latest...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Yakubu Dogara, on Tuesday reiterated the commitment of the house to initiate a legislative framework that will address housing deficit in the country. Dogara said in Abuja during a two-day public hearing...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Bayelsa State House of Assembly has held a public hearing on a bill seeking to prohibit open grazing of cattle in the state. The bill entitled, ‘Cattle Breeding, Rearing, Marketing, Regulation and Control 2017 was sponsored by the Leader...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Nigerian Army on Tuesday dismissed as ‘misleading’, reports of a suicide bomb attack at an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Pulka community of Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno. The military also described as ‘fictitious’,...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

Justice Anwuli Chikere of the Federal High Court in Abuja on Tuesday granted bail to Senator Isah Misau self-recognition. She however, ordered that the defendant should deposit his international passport with the Chief Registrar of the Court...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has urged Business Management Organisations (BMOs) and Professional Associations (PAs) to ensure effective enforcement of their codes of ethics. The Acting Chairman...

By METRO DAILY on Dec 12th, 2017