Thursday 19 April, 2018
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METRO DAILY NIGERIA
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My mistress usually inserts sticks inside my vagina, hits me with iron rods, wires and also ties me with chain whenever she is going out. “My Aunty always use blade to cut my skin. “These scars, injuries on my head, body and lips were inflicted...

By METRO DAILY on Feb 15th, 2018

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, on Wednesday donated N200m to the people of Benue who were displaced from their homes following herdsmen invasion of their communities. Wike also called for comprehensive measures to resolve the “unfortunate killing” of Benue people by persons suspected to be Fulani herdsmen. The governor said the donation was...

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), on Monday, called on the Federal Government to urgently intervene in the ongoing killings by suspected herdsmen in Taraba. Rev. Ben Ubeh, the CAN’s Chairman in Taraba, made this appeal while briefing...

By METRO DAILY on Jan 15th, 2018

Lara Adejoro   The new management of Swiss Pharma Nigeria Limited (Swipha) is strongly committed to revitalizing and turning the company into a leading player in the pharmaceutical sector in terms of quality, code of conduct (or ethics) and partnership with HCP’s. In March 2017, Biogaran, a subsidiary of Servier (the No. 2 French Pharmaceutical...

Teachers in the Zaria Education zone of Kaduna State are divided over the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT)’s recent directive to them to proceed on an indefinite strike. The NUT in the state had directed them go on the strike to press home...

By METRO DAILY on Jan 10th, 2018

Pope Francis has chided the Catholic faithful for using their mobile phones during Mass. He said it made him sad when many phones were held up, and even priests and bishops were taking photos. The pontiff is not known to have used a mobile phone in public since his election and once asked young people to carry Bibles instead of phones. However, he is...

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Minister of Health, Prof. Isaac Adewole to investigate reports of an ‘strange disease’ which killed 50 children in Jigawa State. Buhari’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Garba...

By METRO DAILY on Nov 9th, 2017

By Sarauniya Usman The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, denies the allegation of the Central Bank of Nigeria ((CBN), not following due process in the printing of money to support government programmed. The Vice President made this known at a interactive...

By METRO DAILY on Oct 6th, 2017

Seventeen non-governmental organizations have dragged the Federal Government before an Abuja Federal High Court, over permits issued by the National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA) for GMO Cotton and GMO Maize in Nigeria. The groups led by the Health of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF) are asking the court to declare as null and void the permits...

The African Women Water Sanitation and Hygiene Network (AWWASHNET) has decried the state of water infrastructure in communities across Lagos and demand innovative financing of the sector within the realm of public control. AWWASHNET made the demand after carrying out a fact finding visit to different communities in Lagos, including Orile- Iganmu, Okokomaiko,...