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Food6 hours ago

Price of rice crashes to N42,000 from N90,000 per bag

The price of a bag of rice, a staple food in Nigeria, has dropped from N90,000 to between N42,000 to...

Health6 days ago

NAFDAC Bans Dex Luxury Bar Soap In Nigeria

NAFDAC says the soap asked members of the public in possession of the soap to discontinue sale or use, and...

Politics7 days ago

PDP Crisis: Northern Group Rejects Atiku, Endorses Wike As Party Leader

As the crisis over who controls the soul of the People’s Democratic Party rages on, a northern group has rejected...

Health1 week ago

South Africa Recalls Two Batches of Benylin Paediatric Cough Syrup

The South African Health Product Regulatory Authority has recalled two batches of Benylin pediatric cough syrupContaining high levels of diethylene...

Politics1 week ago

Troubled Days Ahead For Ganduje As His Ward Suspends Him From APC

The National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Dr. Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has been suspended by his ward...

Metro3 weeks ago

Federal Lawmaker Escapes Assassination As Military Arrests Suspects

The Deputy Spokesperson of the Nigerian Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Philip Agbese, on Thursday, escaped assassination attempt on him,...

Metro1 month ago

Gunmen abduct Edo PDP chairman, Tony Aziegbemi

The Chairman of the Edo State chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Tony Aziegbemi, has been reportedly abducted by...

Health1 month ago

NACA Gets First Female DG As FG Relocates Agency To Ministry Of Health

President Bola Tinubu has appointed Temitope Ilori as the new director-general (DG) of the National Agency for the Control of...

Economy2 months ago

Hike of foodstuffs price: ‘It’s artifically manipulated’ – Shehu Sani

Shehu Sani, a former Kaduna Central Senator, on Wednesday said the hike in the prices of foodstuff was artificial and...

Power2 months ago

Aso Rock Villa, CBN, 84 other MDAs Face Disconnection Over AEDC Debt

The Abuja Electricity Distribution Company (AEDC) has issued a disconnection notice to the Presidential Villa, along with 85 other ministries,...

Metro Files

Metro52 mins ago

Man, 30, defiles landlady’s 13-year-old daughter

The operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested a 30-year-old man identified as Jeffrey for allegedly defiling the...

Metro6 hours ago

FCCPC Shuts Chinese Supermarket Over Discrimination In Abuja

The Federal Competition and Consumer and Protection Commission (FCCPC), on Monday, sealed up an Abuja-based Chinese supermarket located at the...

Metro1 day ago

3 die in search for cellphone from pit toilet

A 60-year-old man, Malam Danjuma, his son, Ibrahim, 35, and Aminu Gaye, also 35, died in a pit latrine while...

Metro1 day ago

Bayelsa Govt. wants its quota filled in Federal Fire Service

Bayelsa government on Sunday called for the recruitment of more indigenes of the state into the Federal Fire Service to...

Metro6 days ago

Soldiers Arrested For Stealing Armoured Cables At Dangote Refinery

Two personnel of the Nigerian Army have been arrested for vandalising and stealing armoured cables at the Dangote Refinery in...

Metro7 days ago

Nigeria Police reward outstanding officers

The Nigeria Police Force on Monday in Abuja honoured its outstanding officers who distinguished themselves in the line of duty....

Metro7 days ago

President Tinubu declares April 7 as National Police Day

President Bola Tinubu has declared April 7 as National Police Day. Tinubu, represented by Vice President Kashim Shettima, made this...

Metro1 week ago

Dispatch rider arrested for stealing client’s iPhones worth N1.7m

Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Police Command in Lagos State have arrested a 27-year-old dispatch rider for...

Metro1 week ago

FRSC not recruiting – spokesman alerts job seekers

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), says it is not recruiting and has cautioned potential job seekers against falling victims...

Metro2 weeks ago

Boko Haram Slaughters Fishermen In Cameroon

Over 25 fishermen have been reportedly slaughtered and three others abducted by the Jamā’at Ahl as-Sunnah, Lid-Da’wah wa’l-Jihād, a Boko...

Metro2 weeks ago

Scores welcome Taraba Kidnap Kingpin, Wadume after jail term (Photos)

Dozens of Ibbi residents in Taraba State trooped out on Sunday to welcome popular kidnap kingpin, Hamisu Baba aka Wadume....

Metro2 weeks ago

Police Arrest 9 Suspects With Gallon Of Human Blood

The Kaduna State Police Command has apprehended a group of nine suspected ritualists, purportedly affiliated with the ‘Neo Black Movement,...

Metro3 weeks ago

EFCC arrests 39 suspected internet fraudsters in Benin City

Operatives of the Benin Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday arrested 39 suspected internet...

Metro3 weeks ago

Bobrisky Fails To Meet EFCC Bail Conditions

Popular cross-dresser, Idris Okuneye aka Bobrisky, has failed to meet the bail conditions granted him by the Economic and Financial...

Metro3 weeks ago

South Africa Gospel Singer Shot Dead In Church By Her Husband

A worship leader, Funanani Mbedzi, has died after she was allegedly killed inside her church by her husband during the...

Metro3 weeks ago

Insecurity: Police rescue 28 girls abducted in Katsina

Police operatives in Katsina have rescued 28 girls abducted at Kasai village in the Batsari Local Government area of the...

Metro4 weeks ago

NSCDC Busts An Illegal Refinery Site In Rivers State

Officers of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) have busted a vast illegal refinery site in Odagwa forest,...

Metro1 month ago

FRSC to Impound Vehicles Conveying Human Beings Alongside Animals

The Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Ogun State Command, says it will impound any vehicle found carrying human beings together...

Metro1 month ago

Abandoned Newborn Baby Rescued In Niger State

A Newborn baby abandoned in Minna, Niger State has been rescued. Residents said a Good Samaritan found the baby inside...

Metro1 month ago

Terrorists abduct 87 in fresh Kaduna attack

Terrorists on Sunday night abducted 87 people after launching a fresh attack on the Kajuru-Station community in Kajuru Local Government...

Metro1 month ago

2 Killed, Property Burnt As Niger Communities Clash Over Woman

A 40-year-old Haruna Mohammed from Tswako Makun village and Mohammed Kolo (20) from Gbangba Dzuko village, both in Gbako LGA...

Metro1 month ago

Angry Traders Set Abuja Market On Fire

A section of the Abuja Market in Wuse was set on fire on Tuesday by an angry mob and aggrieved...

Metro1 month ago

Lady Leaped Into A River From A Speeding Boat In Lagos

A female passenger, identified as Nimotalahi Ishola, on Saturday night, jumped into the lagoon while onboard a ferry at Igando...

Metro2 months ago

Police Arrest Activist For Beating Wife To Death

Operatives of the Rivers State Police Command have arrested a human rights activist, Micheal Chidozie, for allegedly beating his 32-year-old...

Metro2 months ago

Man Allegedly Removes Neighbour’s Scrotum During Fight

A 33-year-old man, Dominic Kenneth, who allegedly caused grievous harm to his neighbour by removing his scrotum, on Wednesday, appeared...

EDUCATION2 months ago

Teenage student electrocuted while fetching water in Abuja school

A 16-year-old student of the Government Science Secondary School Maitama, identified as Meshack Agaba, has reportedly died of electrocution in...

Metro2 months ago

SEEDS OF DESTINY

DATE: Mon 4th Mar, 2024 Daily Devotional by Dr Paul Enenche. TOPIC: THE DISCIPLINE OF EXCELLENCE SCRIPTURE: I discipline my...

Metro2 months ago

‘ Our warehouse in Abuja was not looted’ – NEMA

The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has refuted claims making rounds by certain groups that its warehouse in Abuja was...

Metro2 months ago

HARDSHIP: Hoodlums Loot NEMA Warehouse, Cart Away Foodstuffs, Other Items

Some hoodlums in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, have looted a warehouse belonging to the National Emergency Management Agency of...

Metro2 months ago

32Yr Old Son Man Arrested For Stabbing Mother To Death

The Jigawa State Police Command has arrested a 32-year-old man, Samuel Shegun, over the alleged killing of his biological mother,...

Metro2 months ago

FCT Minister’s residence razed by fire (Photos)

The private residence of the Minister of State in the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Dr. Mariya Mahmoud, was engulfed...

Metro2 months ago

Man Arrested for Stealing In-law’s Car in Ogun

Men of the So-Safe Corps have arrested a 27-year-old man, Fatai Sholola, for stealing and selling a car belonging to...

EDUCATION2 months ago

Otukpo residents protest high cost of tuition fees at FUHSO

Residents of Otukpo in Benue, on Monday morning, took to the streets to protest the high cost of tuition fees...

Metro2 months ago

Lawyer Accused Of Abusing 10-Year-Old House Help In Police Custody

Mrs. Adachukwu Okafor, a lawyer, who allegedly mistreated her 10-year-old house help, has been arrested by the Nigeria Police. In...

Metro2 months ago

SEEDS OF DESTINY

DATE: Sat 17th Feb, 2024 Daily Devotional By Dr. Paul Enenche. TOPIC: FROM SETTLEMENT TO DEATH SCRIPTURE: And Terah took...

Metro2 months ago

Labour Declares Nationwide Protest Over Hardship

The leadership of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has declared a two-day nationwide mass protest for February 27 and 28. Joe...

Metro2 months ago

Union Protests Ban On Sachet Alcohol In Abuja, Gives NAFDAC 14 Days

Members of the Food, Beverage and Tobacco Senior Staff Association of Nigeria has given the National Agency for Food and...

Metro2 months ago

Anambra Lawyer Declared Wanted By FG For Burning Private Parts & Body of Her 10yr Old Maid

Mrs Adachukwu Kukelu Okafor who burnt the private parts and body of her 10-years-old maid has been declared wanted.. Recall...

Metro3 months ago

Late Kwara traditional ruler’s wife released by kidnappers

Kidnappers have released the wife of the slain Olukoro of Koro Ekiti in Kwara State, General Segun Aremu-Cole (retd). She...

Metro3 months ago

Protest rocks Niger over high cost of living (Photos/Video)

Youths and women in Minna, the capital of Niger State, are currently protesting the high cost of living. The protesters...

Metro3 months ago

Plateau Women Seize, Destroy Liquors For Making Their Husbands Irresponsible

Women in Jos South LGA of Plateau State have seized and destroyed alcoholic drinks and related substances from shops across...

Metro3 months ago

Sierra Leone Anti-Corruption Commission Recovers 8.6billion Leone

Soerra Leone’s Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Displays 8.6 Billion Leones Recovered in Corruption Probe Involving Ministry of Finance and SLRA Staff....

Metro3 months ago

One Chance To Reduce As Unpainted And Unregistered Taxicabs Will No Longer Operate In FCT – Wike

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Nyesom Wike, has disclosed that the FCT Administration is putting structures in...

Metro3 months ago

DSS Arrests Miyetti Allah’s President Over Fear Of Insecurity

Operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) have reportedly arrested the president of Miyetti Allah, Alhaji Abdullahi Bello Bodejo....

Metro3 months ago

Man Handcuffed To Tree And Brutally Beaten For Stealing Exotic Fruits

A man who was allegedly caught stealing litchis (exotic fruits) from a home in Durban, South Africa, was handcuffed to...

Metro3 months ago

Globus Bank Staff, Amarachi Ugochukwu Commits Suicide (Pics)

A certain staff of Globus Bank, Ikorodu, Lagos, Amarachi committed suicide on Wednesday. Amarachi Ugochulwu aged 32, Marketer with Globus...

Metro3 months ago

Decomposing Female Corpse Found Inside Gutter In Yenagoa

The Bayelsa Police Command has commenced investigations into the death of a mother of three, whose decomposing body was found...

Metro4 months ago

We use photos of women on Facebook to lure victims – Kidnappers

Suspected kidnappers arrested by the Anambra State Police command have revealed that they use enticing photos of beautiful ladies on...

Health4 months ago

Drug Dealers Now Steal Skeleton From Graves For “Demonic” Drugs

Drug dealers breaking into graves to steal skeleton for “demonic” drugs that turn people into “zombies” A new drug is...

Health4 months ago

Borno youths take fermented human urine, lizard dung to get high – NDLEA

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, says youths in Borno State are drinking fermented human urine, preserved over 10...

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