Category Archives: METRO

JUST IN: Another Injured FUOYE Student Dies

JUST IN: Another Injured FUOYE Student Dies

One of the injured students during a clash on Tuesday between Police and protesting students of Federal University Oye Ekiti (FUOYE) has been confirmed dead. The deceased, Okonofua Joseph aka Joseph Icon, was a 300- level student of department of

INVESTIGATION: How Nigerian Breweries Protected Its Dutch CEO Suspected of Corruption

Heineken suddenly transferred the Managing Director of Nigerian Breweries, Nico Vervelde, to Singapore shortly after Nigerian police interrogated him for alleged corruption. This case would have been buried if journalists Olivier van Beemen and Femke van Zeijl had not picked it

BREAKING: CMD of Irrua Specialist Hospital Released

BREAKING: CMD of Irrua Specialist Hospital Released

The kidnapped Chief Medical Director of the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, Dr Sylvanus Okogbenin, has been released. Mr Danmallam Mohammed, the Edo State Commissioner of Police who confirmed the release said the CMD was released unharmed.   Details shortly…

MC Oluomo Appointed Lagos NURTW Chairman
***As Agbede’s Exco Is Dissolved

There are reports that the National President of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Comrade TajudeenB  has appointed Mr. Musillu Akinsanya a.k.a. MC Oluomo, as the caretaker chairman, Lagos State chapter of the union. The source that monitored

P&ID Rejected Fed Govt’s $250m Settlement Offer

***Controversial contract signed ‘when Yar’Adua was in coma’   PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari and  Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo separately  approved negotiation with Messrs Process and Industrial Developments (P&ID) after the Arbitration Tribunal awarded $6.597billion to the company. The Vice President gave the

PDP Primaries: Party Chair Accuses Aspirants of Sending Fake N1m Alerts to Delegates

PDP Primaries: Party Chair Accuses Aspirants of Sending Fake N1m Alerts to Delegates

Ahead of Tuesday’s governorship primary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State,  the party Chairman, Cleopas Moses, has accused some front-line aspirants of sending N1million fake bank alerts to delegates. Moses said the N1million fake alert was a

BREAKING: Ganduje Declares Monday Work-free to Mark Islamic New Year

11 Kano District Heads Defy Ganduje’s Directives on Hawan Daushe

Governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has  declared Monday 2nd Muharram 1441 AH (2nd September 2019) as Work -Free day in the State. A statement signed by Abba Wada Waziri, Permanent secretary Establishment, for Head of Service, explained that

ICPC Nabs Suspect On EFCC Wanted List

*Recues 14 females locked up in a room in suspect’s house The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested Alhaji Abdulrauf Olarewaju Iliasu, a suspected fraudster on the Wanted List of a sister anti-corruption agency, Economic

Smugglers Suffer Huge Losses as Buhari Confirms Benin, Nigeria Border Closure

President says measure taken to curb rice smuggling Omololu Ogunmade in Yokohama, Japan and Eromosele Abiodun in Lagos Smugglers continued to suffer huge losses Wednesday as President Muhammadu Buhari in Yokohama, Japan confirmed the closure of Nigeria’s border with Republic

Appeal Court Sets Aside High Court Judgment Over Atan, Ota Land

Appeal Court Sets Aside High Court Judgment Over Atan, Ota Land

The Court of Appeal, Ibadan Division, has set aside the judgment of an Ogun State High Court granting statutory right of occupancy on parcels of land situate at Ajelanwa Olowo Igbo village and Kajola Iboro village via Atan Ota, Ogun