Sunday 22 April, 2018
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
Category Archives: News
Pro. Jega

Pro. Jega Kano State Government has appointed former INEC boss Prof. Attahiru Jega to head the committee madated to nurture the Maitama Sule Centre for Politics and Democratic Governance. Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje who inaugurated the committee...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 22nd, 2018

An NGO, ActionAid Nigeria (AAN) has urged the Federal Government to continue to use negotiations as a means to release the remaining abducted Chibok and Dapchi girls. The Country Director of AAN, Mrs Ene Obi, gave the advice on Sunday in an...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 22nd, 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari The President, Nigerian Association for Energy Economics (NAEE), Prof. Wumi Iledare, on Saturday urged President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) before 2019 elections campaigns...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 22nd, 2018
Dogara

Dogara Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has demanded for retraction of story by an online news portal Premium Times in which they alleged that federal ministry of finance made illegal payments of funds to him and...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 21st, 2018
Gov. Tanko Almakura

Gov. Tanko Almakura Gov. Umaru Al-Makura of Nasarawa State has commiserated with the Nigeria Police Force over the loss of three officers to the recent attacks in the state. This was stated in a statement by Musa Elayo, the Chief Press Secretary...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 21st, 2018

The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has urged the Cameroonian authority not to send Nigerian refugees back to the Boko Haram violence they fled from. Despite warnings, Nigerian refugees and asylum-seekers who fled Boko...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 21st, 2018

The invasion of the hallowed chamber of the Senate on Wednesday by hoodlums and miscreants, who carted away the mace, has been described as “a violation of the sanctity of the Senate and a threat to democracy’’. The President, Nigeria...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 20th, 2018

An Osogbo Magistrates ‘ Court in Osun on Friday remanded a 23-year-old man, Andrew Peter, in Ilesa Prison over alleged attempted suicide while in police custody. The Magistrate, Mr Olusegun Ayilara, ordered the defendant to be kept in...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 20th, 2018
PDP

PDP Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has called on Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to make public the location and status of polling units across the country. The party made the call in a statement issued by its National Publicity...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 20th, 2018
FG

FG The Presidency on Friday in Abuja raised alarm over fake Facebook account in the name of Zahra, President Muhammadu Buhari’s daughter. The Presidency’s concern is in a statement by Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President...

By METRO DAILY on Apr 20th, 2018