The military, yesterday, said it had stepped up â€œnecessary deployment of troops and equipment to reverse all recent violation and breach of security by terrorists and criminals operating in parts of the country.â€The post INSURGENCY: Military steps up bombardment appeared first on Vanguard News.
In Rivers State, 16 governorship aspirants on the platform of the party boycotted the ward congress with their supporters, accusing Mrs Patience Jonathan of unwholesome interference in the affairs of the party in the stateThe post Crises mar PDP Ward Congress appeared first on Vanguard News.
From the day he debuted in politics from a background so low, the story has not been anything short of success. This is the story of Chief Chukwuemeka Nkemakolam Ihedioha, the Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives.The post Ihedioha and Imo 2015 appeared first on Vanguard News.
The National Executive Committee, NEC, of the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, at the end of its 66 th meeting held on September 18,at the NEC hall of the partyâ€™s national secretariat, endorsed President Goodluck Jonathan as the sole candidate of the party for the February 2015 presidential election.The post 2015: PDP endorsement hangover appeared first on Vanguard News.
In what now appears to be an ego problem for Professor Atahiru Jega, National Chairman, Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, his messianic pursuit of the lopsided allocation of 30,000 Polling Units, PUs, fresh strong signals suggest that his ability to deliver on successful general elections next year may be suffering a massive discount on account of the many deceptive postulations that he recently made on the matter.The post 2015 and 30,000 PUs: Plans to rig presidential poll exposed!
Dr Doyin Okupe, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Public Affairs, said on Friday that President Goodluck Jonathan, remains the most performing president the country has had since independence.The post Jonathan, most performing president since independence, says Okupe appeared first on Vanguard News.
Guy Scott, the first white person to rule Zambia since independence from Britain in 1964, said though his skin was white, his blood was black.The post Zambia’s white president says his blood is black appeared first on Vanguard News.
Many people believe that the CEO of Star Boy records and MTN brand ambassador, Wizkid, derives joy in showing off his wealth mostly on the internet.The post I donâ€™t show off wealth â€” Wizkid appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Father of the boy almost torn to pieces by dogs is in some kind of war with LASUTH. The father posts his account number on the Internet, soliciting for donations and accuses the hospital of abandoning his boy. But LASUTH says it is taking good care of the lad and he is recovering; that there was need for the father to solicit for donation from the public since the governor has picked up the bills.The post Boy mangled by dogs sparks controversy appeared first on Vanguard News.
Governor Babatunde Fashola of Lagos State, last Wednesday, commissioned the 8.8 Megawatts, MW, Mainland Independent Power Project, MIPP, expected to supply constant power supply to both Federal and state government establishments, just as it was revealed that Lagos would need 200,000 energy technicians to address its power challenge.The post Lagos needs 200,000 energy technicians to stop power failure appeared first on Vanguard News.
Former Borno state chairman of the defunct All Nigeria People Party (ANPP), Alhaji Muhammad Imam, has Friday picked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) nomination form for the expression of interest to contest the 2015 governorship, our Correspondent reports.The post Borno 2015: Imam picks PDP governorship form appeared first on Vanguard News.
Organisers of the yearly Bayelsa International Jazz festival have announced that this yearâ€™s edition will hold from December 12th through 13th at the Gabriel Okra Cultural Centre in Yenagoa.The post Bayelsa Intâ€™l jazz festival returns appeared first on Vanguard News.
A suspect appeared in court on Friday over the slaying of South African football captain Senzo Meyiwa, whose murder during a robbery shocked the nation, police and prosecutors said.The post First suspect in murder of S.African football captain in court appeared first on Vanguard News.
World Health Organisation and U.S. Centers for Disease Control suspect that two people have Ebola disease after coming into contact with two-year old girl who died of it in Mali last week.The post WHO says 2 suspected Ebola cases in Mali, 57 contacts sought appeared first on Vanguard News.
Amb. Martin Uhomoibhi, outgoing Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said on Thursday that Nigeriaâ€™s economic growth rate had been steady despite the insurgency in some parts of the country.The post Nigeriaâ€™s GDP on steady rise in spite of insurgency – Perm Sec appeared first on Vanguard News.
Dr Junaid Mohammed,a member of the House of Representatives in the Second Republic and currently coordinates the Coalition of Northern Politicians, Academics, Professionals and Businessmen. He treats other zones of Nigeria with little respect, and obviously cannot hide his hatred and disregard for Ndigbo of the South East Nigeria. In the Punch Newspaper of SeptemberThe post Are Igbos really foolish? (1) appeared first on Vanguard News.
About 30 were reported dead after an explosion rocked the popular Gombe Line Transport Services Limited in Gombe State.The post Over 30 feared dead as three bombs rock bus station in Gombe appeared first on Vanguard News.
A part of the Rivers state secretariat of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP was gutted by fire in the early hours of Friday.The post Asornists set Rivers PDP secretariat on fire appeared first on Vanguard News.
Traders in Lagos metropolis have expressed displeasure on the business hours they lose every week during the Thursdays market sanitation in the state.The post Lagos traders lament long market sanitation hours appeared first on Vanguard News.