French authorities were grilling elite police officers on Friday after more than 50 kilos of seized cocaine worth up to three million euros went missing from the Paris police headquarters.The post Fifty kilos of cocaine go missing from Paris police HQ appeared first on Vanguard News.
Uganda's constitutional court on Friday overturned tough new anti-gay laws that had been branded draconian by rights groups, saying they had been wrongly passed by parliament.The post Uganda court scraps new anti-gay law appeared first on Vanguard News.
Abuja residents have begun to adjust their lifestyles to avoid contracting the Ebola virus, a survey has shown.The post Abuja residents embrace safety measures to avoid Ebola virus appeared first on Vanguard News.
A Mapo Customary Court in Ibadan on Friday dissolved the marriage between one Tawakalitu Suleiman and her husband, Mohammed, over the latterâ€™s seizure of their baby.The post Husband chins wife, seizes three-month-old baby appeared first on Vanguard News.
Yeka Onka, the winner of the first Nigerian Idol music talent hunt, said she formed an all-girl music band because she wanted to encourage every girl-child to have a role model.The post I formed all-girls band to encourage Nigerian girls , says Yeka appeared first on Vanguard News.
WHILE appreciating God for saving General Muhammadu Buhari's life last week, it occurred to me that Nigerians have been too bothered about what would or wouldn't have happened if the worst had occurred.The post The Buhari attack: What happened in Colorado will happen here appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Osun on Thursday said that all arrangements had been concluded to receive President Goodluck Jonathan in Osogbo on Saturday.The post PDP okays plans on Jonathan visits to Osun appeared first on Vanguard News.
WHAT happened to the Super Eagles in Brazil? Nobody is asking the question, so do not expect any answers. Were fast-paced actions that dismantled the Nigeria Football Federation, restored it to office and finally consumed its President, Alhaji Aminu Maigari, enough to blot out questions about Brazil?The post Our Football Reflects Us appeared first on Vanguard News.
ABUJA â€” AHEAD of pri-mary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the emergence of the partyâ€™s presidential candidate, the PDP Pioneer National Publicity Secretary, Senator Aniete Okon said, yesterday, that having X-rayed the nationâ€™s political environment, he came to a conclusion that President Goodluck Jonathan be given an automatic ticket by the party.The post 2015: Give Jonathan automatic ticket appeared first on Vanguard News.
AKINGBOLA Adebiyi operates a first class boutique in Lagos. He specialises in hand-picked materials imported from neighbouring African countries and Europe. His boutique also boasts of original Italian clothes, suits, shoes and handbags.The post Ebola: Living in bondage appeared first on Vanguard News.
A group of political and Community leaders in Oriade and Obokun local government areas of Osun state under the aegis of Ijesa North Leaders of Thought, has said that their â€œinterests would be better protected, if the candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Iyiola Omisore, wins the coming governorship election.â€The post Ijesa group pledges support for Omisore appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE pronouncement of Mohammed Dahiru Abubakar, as the new Inspector-General of police in January 25, 2012, was heralded with different reactions. Some positive, some negative.The post Exit of MD Abubakar:He came, He saw, He nearly conquered appeared first on Vanguard News.
CHIEF Victor Umeh, National Chairman of All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, has denied receiving $2 million from Imo State governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, for the latter to be accepted back to the party.The post APGA chairman tackles Gov Okorocha over $2m bribery allegation appeared first on Vanguard News.
Parents of public secondary school students in Osun State, yesterday gave the government a five-day ultimatum to return boarding facilities to the schools where the facilities existed before the introduction of new education system by the present administration in the state.The post Aregbesola gets 5-day ultimatum over boarding schools appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Ogun State government yesterday dismissed insinuations that it was planning to introduce new taxes in the state outside the constitutionally recognised taxes in the country.The post â€˜We have no plan to over-tax Ogun residents’ appeared first on Vanguard News.
Indigenes of the ancient town of Ibadan are now divided over the call by some Ibadan governorship aspirants of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, that the partyâ€™s candidate for the 2015 governorship election must be given to their kinsman.The post 2015: Calls for indigene as PDP guber candidate divide Ibadan appeared first on Vanguard News.
Ex-militants in the Niger Delta have said that termination of the Presidential Amnesty Programme in 2015 could trigger fresh crisis in the region.The post Ex-militants warn against termination of amnesty programme appeared first on Vanguard News.
In recognition of their contributions towards the upliftment of the lives of less-privileged kids in the society, the quartet of Senator Oluremi Tinubu, Coach Stephen Keshi, ex-internationals Paul Okoku and Godiwn Odiye have been awarded a shield award by the Mainland Local Government.The post Tinubu, Keshi, Okoku, Odiye bag shield award appeared first on Vanguard News.
I AM not a politician but a â€˜political animalâ€™. I am also not a card-carrying member of All Progressives Party, APC, but a Rauf Aregbesola sympathiser; and an unrepentant one at that! If I am therefore tagged a politician because of my belief in the progressive credentials of Aregbesola, so be it! In the same vein, if I am labelled an â€˜Aregbe wrapperâ€™ as a result of my love for this great man of honour, I owe nobody any apology!The post Why Aregbesola deserves another term appeared first
African footballer of the year Yaya Toure has tipped Nigerian youngster Kelechi Iheanacho to shine in the English Premier League with Manchester City.The post TOURE: Iheanacho will shine in EPL appeared first on Vanguard News.