Thursday 22 February, 2018
Edition: English (US)
METRO DAILY NIGERIA
Category Archives: News

Senator Abdullahi Adamu has been replaced as chairman of the Northern Senators Forum. He was replaced with Senator Aliyu Wamakko. His replacement was announced by the Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, on Wednesday. Adamu was allegedly...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

Some of the schoolgirls abducted by Boko Haram insurgents at Government Girls secondary school Dapchi in Yobe have been rescued by the army. Alhaji Abdullahi Bego, Director General to Yobe governor on Press affairs, disclosed this in a press...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

By Sarauniya G Usman Ahead of the fourth coming 2019 general elections in Nigeria, over 60 Civil Society Organisations (CSO),under the auspices of the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room,on Wednesday proposed the conduct of general elections...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

The Accident Investigation Bureau (AIB) has dispatched investigators to Port Harcourt Airport to investigate the incident involving a Dana aircraft, which overshot the runway of the airport on Tuesday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday received scorecard of Ministry of Justice from 2015 to 2017 which showed among others, savings to the government of N4.5 trillion from litigations and completed cases. Abubakar Malami, the Minister...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Wednesday granted permission to the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to freeze the accounts of Admiral Tahir Yusuf, a retired naval officer. The judge, Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu made...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

A teacher at Government Day Secondary School Sankalawa in Bungudu Local Government Area of Zamfara State has allegedly flogged a student to death. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the incident was revealed on Wednesday by Alhaji Muhammad...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

The Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Media, Lauretta Onochie has reacted to report claiming that President Muhammadu Buhari’s only son, Yusuf, is dead. Recall that Yusuf suffered brain injury after he was involved...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018

The school authorities reportedly revealed that at least 94 students were missing after a head count conducted on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. 94 female students have been reported missing following a Boko Haram attack on Government Girls Secondary...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018
Nigerian Police Logo

A Karmo Area Court in Abuja, on Wednesday jailed a chef, Marcel Gouta, to six months in prison for abducting a house-help. Gouta of Mpape village, Abuja, was convicted on a count charge of abduction to which he pleaded guilty and begged the...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 21st, 2018