Ebola is a viral illness of which the initial symptoms can include a sudden fever, intense weakness, muscle pain and a sore throat, according to the World Health Organization, WHO.The post Why Ebola is so dangerous appeared first on Vanguard News.
Lagos State Government yesterday said planned repairs of Eko Bridge would commence next weekend, explaining however that it would not necessitate total closure but a phased partial closure at each expansion joint location.The post Repair works on Eko Bridge commences next week appeared first on Vanguard News.
WHen the Chairman, PDP Board of Trustees (BOT), Chief Tony Anenih last week announced in Calabar that President Goodluck Jonathan would contest the presidential election in 2015 on the platform of his party, many were not surprised. It was an open secret.The post 2015: The challenges of Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News.
JUST five years ago, few believed that the alien and macabre incidence of suicide bombing was possible in Nigeria. Nigerians were known as easygoing by nature, and rated as â€œthe happiest people in the worldâ€.The post Women, kids as suicide bombers appeared first on Vanguard News.
Imo State Council of Elders has accused the Presidency and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state of masterminding security breaches and attacks on Governor Rochas Okorocha.The post Imo elders’ council accuses Presidency of masterminding attacks on Gov Okorocha appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigerian companies are now taking advantage of the window opened through the successful issuance of Nigerian Sovereign Eurobonds, to raise long term funds, having issued a total of nine bonds to raise $30.4 billion from the International Capital Market.The post Nigerian companies issue $30bn Int’l bonds from domestic market appeared first on Vanguard News.
By Chris Ochayi ABUJA â€” The Federal Government declared, yesterday, that it is currently making serious effort to unlock full development of gas resources of over 186 trillion standard cubic feet of gas with a view to making the commodity available for the power sector and other domestic industries. Besides, the government in collaboration withThe post Power: FG to develop 186trn standard cubit feet of gas â€” Sambo appeared first on Vanguard News.
Former Federal Capital Territory Minister, Gen. Jeremiah Useni, yesterday, dismissed media reports claiming that northern delegates to the National Conference were opposed to the re-election of President Goodluck Jonathan in 2015.The post Northern delegates didnâ€™t oppose Jonathanâ€™s 2015 election – Gen. Useni appeared first on Vanguard News.
President Goodluck Jonathan has stressed the need for a revolutionary expansion of the oil and gas industry for the country to become the leading African nation in the sector.The post Jonathan calls for revolution in oil, gas sector appeared first on Vanguard News.
World football governing body, FIFA has reinstated impeached President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Aminu Maigari with immediate effect. It also directed that the planned August 26 elections must hold on the said date.The post FIFA re-instates Maigari appeared first on Vanguard News.
Okpe Awareness and Integrity Network, Delta State, OAIN, has petitioned the Inspector General of Police, asking him to probe the Secretary to Delta State Board of Internal Revenue, Mr. Isaacs Itebu, for allegedly receiving salaries from two different government agencies.The post IG petitioned over â€˜double salaries’ of Delta govt official appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, yesterday, announced that residents of Ogun State would get their Permanent Voters Cards, PVC, by September.The post Ogun Permanent Voters Cards ready September â€” INEC appeared first on Vanguard News.
A section of those in the Enugu State governemnt are determined to see the back of the incumbent deputy governor, Mr. Sunday Onyebuchi.The post Enugu: The story of the chicken impeachment appeared first on Vanguard News.
Even before the courts would pronounce on the case filed by the former speaker of the Ebonyi House of Assembly, Governor Martins Elechi led the heriarchy of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP to overturn the impeachment. What role the governor and the PDP have in sitting as umpire in an issue among House members is a wonder to many.The post Ebonyiâ€™s strange democracy appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Joint Task Force (JTF) in the Niger Delta, Operation Pulo Shield, on Thursday said its troops swooped on hideouts used by suspected kidnappers in Bayelsa coastal communities.The post JTF raids kidnappers den in Bayelsa creeks, recover arms appeared first on Vanguard News.
Aviation Authorities, Wednesday night, turned back a corpse flown into the country from Egypt at the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport.The post Ebola: FG turns back corpse flown in from Egypt appeared first on Vanguard News.
THERE is a yellow rainbow across the skyline of Abia State. There is a yellow syndrome pervading the state. The colour, yellow, is ubiquitous in all nooks and crannies and has transformed into a mental construct. There is yellow everywhere. Governor Theodore Orji has painted Abia yellow with his Youth Empowerment Programme.The post The Abia yellow syndrome appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigeriaâ€™s first lady, Mrs. Patience Jonathan has disclosed that the Agricultural Transformation Agenda of the government is re- repositioning both the marine and the fisheries sectors to boost the economy.The post Nigeria takes delivery of 10m Euro fish vessel appeared first on Vanguard News.
AT least four persons, including a female banker in Alkaleri and three soldiers, yesterday died while nine others sustained injuries in a ghastly motor accident that occurred along Dindima village in Alkeleri Local Government Area of Bauchi state.The post Banker, 3 soldiers killed, 9 injured in Bauchi auto crash appeared first on Vanguard News.
A delegate to the ongoing National Conference, Otunba Gani Adams, has expressed optimism that the current efforts by the confab at making a new constitution for the country cannot be a waste, saying it was an impression created by the opposition.The post Confab: Gani Adams expresses optimism on outcome of exercise appeared first on Vanguard News.