THE Senator representing Edo North senatorial district of Edo State in the National Assembly, Senator Domingo Obende, yesterday described the gale of impeachment in the country as legislative rascality being perpetrated by Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.The post PDP lawmakers displaying legislative rascality, says Obende appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria, Cross River State branch, has called on the Federal Government to ensure that effective emergency response mechanism is put in place to prevent the possible outbreak of the Ebola virus in some parts of the countryThe post Ebola: Experts advocate emergency response mechanisms appeared first on Vanguard News.
Maiduguri â€” The 7 Division, Nigerian Army, Maiduguri the Borno State capital has lifted the ban on vehicular movement earlier imposed on Maiduguri and its environs, following intelligence report that the Boko Haram sect planned to disrupt the Eid el Fitr celebrations with multiple bomb explosions.The post Military lifts ban on vehicular movement in Maiduguri appeared first on Vanguard News.
Chairman, House of Representatives Committee on Nigerian Content, Mr. Asita Honourable, has charged the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board, NCDMB, to ensure the implementation of the Act which ensures support for wholly indigenous companies to invest in the countryâ€™s oil and gas sector.The post We must support indigenous oil, gas companiesâ€” HOUSE C’TTEE CHAIR appeared first on Vanguard News.
NIGERIA Labour Congress, NLC, yesterday called on those unleashing mayhem on the country in the spirit the just concluded Eid-el-Fitri to lay down their arms and embrace the path of peace, even as it called on government at levels to recommit to good governance.The post Lay down your arms, NLC begs insurgents, others appeared first on Vanguard News.
Abuja â€” President Goodluck Jonathan has commiserated with former Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Malam Nasir elâ€‘Rufai, over the death of his son, Hamza.The post Jonathan, Tambuwal, Okonjo-Iweala, others condole with El Rufai over son’s death appeared first on Vanguard News.
President and Chief Executive Officer of General Electric GE, Mr. Lazarus Angbazo last week said that keying into the federal governmentâ€™s transformation agenda has helped his company build blocks that would soon become the pillar of national development.The post Tech transfer holds key to national development â€” General Electric appeared first on Vanguard News.
Uneasy calm now pervades Imo State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, following the mysterious disappearance of an electric generating set and eight brand new computers and accompanying monitors and printers from the Skills Acquisition Centre, Owerri.The post Generators, computers, others disappear from ministry appeared first on Vanguard News.
Leader of the Muslim community in Abia State, Sheik Ali Ukiwo, has warned genuine Muslims not to allow the Boko Haram terrorist group to use them.The post Islamic leader in Abia tasks Muslims on Boko Haram appeared first on Vanguard News.
Ibadan, one of Africaâ€™s largest cities has consistently sought to dominate its political landscape and tried to put other geopolitical zones in Oyo State such as Ogbomoso, Ibarapa, Oke-Ogun and Oyo to play second fiddle.The post Oyo 2015: Ibadan as an issue appeared first on Vanguard News.
Since the confirmation and subsequent death of a Liberian man who was the first to be diagnosed with the Ebola Virus Disease on Nigerian soil, anxiety, shock and fear have been expressed by a wide section of the populace. Although several assurances have been given by officials of the Federal and state governments, the generality of Nigerians remain worried and doubtful about their safetyThe post Ebola: Nigeria is not out of the woods yet â€” Prof. Oyewale Tomori, President, Nigeria Academy of
Persons that engage in the abduction of children in Akwa-Ibom State will henceforth face death penalty under the stateâ€™s Childâ€™s Rights and Anti-Terrorism Act.The post Abductors of children to face death penalty in A’Ibom appeared first on Vanguard News.
A pressure group, Enugu Rescue Group, ERG, has flayed the reported pressure on the deputy governor of Enugu State, Mr. Sunday Onyebuchi, to resign his office, describing the episode as a festival of shame and raw power.The post ENUGU IMPEACHMENT SAGA: Group flays alleged pressure on dep gov to resign appeared first on Vanguard News.
Eight people have been confirmed killed by suspected members of the radical Boko Haram sect in Katarko town out skirt of Damaturu the Yobe state capital.The post EBOLA: Obiano orders 400 PPE for Anambra health workers appeared first on Vanguard News.
Emir of Ilorin and Chairman Kwara State Traditional Council, Alhaji Ibrahim Sulu-Gambari, yesterday expressed concern over the spate of insecurity in some parts of the country even as he cancelled the traditional sallah homage (Hawaâ€™n Barike) to the government house.The post Ilorin monarch worries over spate of insecurity appeared first on Vanguard News.
Minister of State, for Trade and Investments, Dr. Samuel Ortom has formally declared his intention to contest the 2015 governorship election in Benue State.The post 2015: Ortom joins Benue guber race appeared first on Vanguard News.
New Executive Chairman, Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, PHCDA, Dr Adamu Gamawa, said, yesterday, that efforts had been intensified to immunise children of internally displaced persons living in the state against polio virus.The post PoliO: Efforts on to immunise internally displaced children in Bauchi â€”PHCDA boss appeared first on Vanguard News.
â€œIn America: The Story of the Soul Sistersâ€, that won the â€œBest Film by an African Abroadâ€ at the 2011 African Movie Academy Award, will be shown in Abuja on August 7, 2014 at the National Press Centre, Radio House.The post In America, film on Nigerian immigrant experience premiers in Abuja appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE traditional ruler of Ijora, Ojora of Ijora, Oba Abdulfatai Ojora has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to ensure that the gridlock in Apapa and its environs, is addressed to discourage the situation from being exploited.The post Ojora tasks Jonathan on Mile 2-Apapa road gridlock appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Federal Government has inaugurated three ministerial committees to ensure a successful take-off of the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company, NMRC.The post FG inaugurates c’ttees on mortgage reformation appeared first on Vanguard News.