Some youths under the aegis of Northern Youth Forum on Saturday donated N2 million to President Goodluck Jonathan to purchase his presidential nomination form.The post Northern Youths donate N2m to Jonathan to purchase nomination form appeared first on Vanguard News.
Luis Suarez's Barcelona debut ended in defeat as Real Madrid cut the gap on the La Liga leaders to just a point as they came from behind to win El Clasico 3-1 on Saturday.The post Barca beaten by Real Madrid on Suarez debut appeared first on Vanguard News.
If not many people would agree that Nollywood diva, Cossy Orjiakor is on top of her game, as an actress and a singer, not many also would disagree that she does cause commotion everywhere she goes.The post Day everybody wanted to hug Cossy Orjiakor appeared first on Vanguard News.
By Soni Daniel, Regional Editor, North Nduese Essien, former Lands and Housing Minister, former Chairman of South-South Parliamentary Caucus in the National Assembly and a delegate to the last National Conference was last week honoured by the Eket-speaking people of Akwa Ibom State to mark his 35 years active service to the community and Nigeria.The post â€˜How civil servants sell govt landâ€™ appeared first on Vanguard News.
FORMER Governor Peter Obiâ€™s recent defection from All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, is still causing ripples, with Governor Willie Obianoâ€™s senior special assistant on inter party affairs, Chief Ben Obi saying yesterday that the late Ikemba Nnewi, Chief Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu knew that the former governor would dump APGA.The post Ojukwu knew Obi would dump APGA – Obianoâ€™s aide appeared first on Vanguard News.
LIKE the storming winds knocking trees against each other in the forest, the argument whether or not the Delta State governorship ticket has ever been zoned is knocking politicians in the state against one another, particularly those of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.The post Much ado about zoning of Delta governorship appeared first on Vanguard News.
The sacked Acting Governor of Adamawa State and Speaker of the of the state house of Assembly, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has been quizzed by detectives from the Force headquarters of the Nigeria Police in Abuja over alleged contracts inflation.The post Police quiz Fintiri over alleged contract scam appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigeria will attempt to win a record seventh Africa Womenâ€™s Championship trophy today when they confront Cameroon in the final at the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Windhoek, Namibia.The post AWC Final:History beckons Falcons appeared first on Vanguard News.
As the military on-slaught to dislodge Boko Haram enters a new stage, and the agreement between the Federal Government and Boko Haram sect is breached severally, the Army High Command in Abuja has removed the former General Officer Commanding (GOC) 3 division Jos, Major General Mohammed Zaruwa.The post Terrorism: Army sends GOC to office appeared first on Vanguard News.
Thirteen days after he was abducted in Port Harcourt by unknown gunmen, the immediate past National President of the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Chief Okey Wali, SAN, on Thursday night, regained his freedom.The post Former NBA President, regains freedom after 13 days in captivity appeared first on Vanguard News.
I got into politics through the encouragement of my father. He came to me one day and said, â€˜You look like someone who is not living in Nigeria, a foreigner.â€™ But we are from a very rural background. Ibeju-Lekki used to be the most rural part of Lagos State. So, he said, â€˜We canâ€™t have a son like you here and be living in this kind of situation.The post Lagos 2015: Dr Kasali recalls how Tinubu wanted him to be governor appeared first on Vanguard News.
For Dr. Fon Nnadi, Managing Director, Scodex Health Services Limited, herbs provided by God for human consumption and cure is still the best way for healthy living. Genesis 1:29, Ã„nd God said, behold, I have given you every herb bearing seed, which is upon the face of all the earth and every tree, in which is the fruit of a tree yielding seed; ...to you it shall be for meat.â€The post Skills, experience position you to perform well in business â€” Nnadi appeared first on Vanguard News.
Super Eagles captain Vincent Enyeama hopes the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations is cancelled to help stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.The post Ebola: Enyeama wants CAF to cancel AFCON appeared first on Vanguard News.
The much awaited local government elections into the 25 local government councils in Delta State come up tomorrow with the ruling party, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in pole position to sweep all chairmanship and councillorship positions on offer.The post LG Polls: First battle in Delta appeared first on Vanguard News.
Former Nigeria international Sunday Oliseh has said coaches in Africa must prepare themselves adequately to rub shoulders with top-class coaches across the globe.The post Upgrade your credentials, Oliseh tells African coaches appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Boko Haram insurgents, who reportedly abducted about 50 women and girls from two border villages between Adamawa and Borno states have freed the women among their captives.The post Boko Haram frees abducted women, girls rumoured married off to insurgents appeared first on Vanguard News.
By Donu Kogbara LAST week, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari, the former military Head of State, formally declared his interest in replacing President Goodluck Jonathan. This declaration surprised nobody, given that Buhari has been doggedly trying to re-possess the Number One slot for many years. And, until recently, I had reservations about his refusal to abandon thisThe post Political reflections appeared first on Vanguard News.
Following the significant decline in power supply witnessed across the country in the last couple of days and the untold hardship it has brought upon Nigerians, the Federal Government, yesterday, said, â€œNigerians should take heart, help is on the way.â€The post Power Outages: Help on the way, FG tells Nigerians appeared first on Vanguard News.
Super Eagles two-goal hero in last weekâ€™s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Sudan, Ahmed Musa has retained the belief that the African champions can still qualify for the tournament.The post MUSA: We can still qualify appeared first on Vanguard News.