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.
THE Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, TAN, a non-governmental organization, has unveiled plans to roll out more than one million jobs within the next one year in its efforts to better the lives of Nigerians in line with President Jonathan's Transformation AgendaThe post NGO plans 1m jobs in 1 yr appeared first on Vanguard News.
POLICE from the â€œAâ€ Division, Asaba, Delta State, have raided a group of suspected cultists during an initiation ceremony at Umudaike Quarters, Off Ibusa Road, Asaba, and arrested 11 persons, including a 27-year-old woman.The post Police nab suspected female cultist, 10 others appeared first on Vanguard News.
A group, Niger Delta Network, has passed vote of confidence on President Goodluck Jonathan and the National Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Ahmadu Muâ€™azu, saying that their leaderships were the best ever in the countryThe post NDN lauds Jonathan, Mu’azu appeared first on Vanguard News.
As technology plays a major role in transformation of almost all sectors of the economy, the laboratory and science sector also has a beautiful story to tell. In fact it did so recently through a Nigerian based technology company, Synapse Technologies Nigeria Limited.The post Synapse recounts how new tech helps laboratory services appeared first on Vanguard News.
President Barack Obama declared on Tuesday that United states is not in new Cold War with Russia but stressed that US is joining the European Union in slapping new sanctions on Russia’s energy sector, arms industry and financial institutions. “The major sanctions we’re announcing today will continue to ratchet up the pressure on Russia, includingThe post US not in new Cold War with Russia- Obama appeared first on Vanguard News.
â€œI have not bothered to connect to the national grid since I moved into this my new house in Elelenwo area of the state three months ago because of the epileptic power situationâ€, Mr Tamy Charles told Vanguard Metro, VM.The post PH residents groan over epileptic power supply appeared first on Vanguard News.
A LOT seems to be happening all at once. Amid huge celebrations of major milestones all around, times when the sun never seems to set, there are the dark streaks.The post Remembering those who left lately appeared first on Vanguard News.