TRAGEDY struck yesterday following the collapse of a part of a multiple storey building inside the premises of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, leaving many worshipers dead, while others were critically injured.The post Tragedy: Scores die as Synagogue church building collapses appeared first on Vanguard News.
Special Forces of the Nigerian Army yesterday routed hundreds of Boko Haram terrorists including foreign mercenaries who invaded Konduga town about 35 kilometres from Maiduguri with a view to setting up a camp and planning to attack Maiduguri, the Borno State capital. This resulted in the killing of more than 80 insurgents, the military said.The post Boko Haram: Military repels attack on Maiduguri, kills 80 insurgents appeared first on Vanguard News.
AS part of moves to check and curtail the activities of all Pro- Jonathan groups presently rooting for President Goodluck Jonathanâ€™s second bid, the presidency disclosed yesterday that it has set up a committee to do content analysis of all the groups.The post Presidency sets up Câ€™ttee to monitor activities of pro-Jonathan groups appeared first on Vanguard News.
This article is not on the Ebola fever about which much has been written. It is about a different kind of fever; the type that gripped the world (World Cup) about the time Ebola gripped West Africa. This is the season of soccer.The post Mourinho vs Wenger: as the fever begins appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Managing Director, Lafarge Cement WAPCO Nigeria Plc, Joe Hudson has said Nigeria is blessed with vibrant and talented youths who have the skills to turn the country to an industrial giant.The post Nigeria has potentials to rule the World – Lafarge boss appeared first on Vanguard News.
Bafana Bafana coach, Ephraim â€˜Shakesâ€ Mashaba has taunted that Super Eagle have spurned their opportunity to secure an automatic qualification ticket to next yearâ€™s Africa Cup of Nations in Morocco.The post Eagles have lost their chance â€” Mashaba appeared first on Vanguard News.
Anglican Bishops of the Province of the Niger have dismissed the six man panel of inquiry set up by Anambra State Government to unravel the circumstances that led to the demolition of Ebenezer Anglican Church, Oyeolu Oze, Oyi Local Government Area of the state fearing that it may not be just.The post Anglican Bishops defy heavy rain, protest church destruction in Onitsha appeared first on Vanguard News.
Jailer crooner, Busola Elemide popularly known as Asa has dropped a new album titled â€˜Bed of Stonesâ€™. The Album â€˜Bed of Stonesâ€™ which released days ago on Deluxe CDâ€™s, Vinyl and Vendors Worldwide has been available for pre-order on iTunes.com since 25th of August Songs in the album were born from her life and theThe post Asa drops new album, says â€œIâ€™ve maturedâ€ appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. - Gandhi, Indian spiritual leaderThis column brings up a topic that is not yet very popular in Nigeria. However, it is the very same reason why many people in the world become vegetarians org vegans these days. The plight of animals - be it farm animals, companion animals, marine or wild life animals. Many believe, like human animals, they have rights and deserve to have their best interests taken into
Some health experts on Thursday urged members of the public to stop open defecation to reduce the burden of communicable diseases, especially in the challenging times of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).The post Experts urge Nigerians to stop open defecation appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE Transformation Ambassadors of Nigeria, TAN, has said that it is mobilizing about three million eligible voters in Anambra State for a rally aimed at promoting President Goodluck Jonathanâ€™s 2015 second term bid.The post TAN to mobilize 3m man march for Jonathan in Anambra appeared first on Vanguard News.
Governor Rabiu Musa Kwankwaso has said the widely celebrated defection of the former EFCC chairman, Nuhu Ribadu has earned the status of a laughing stock among PDP stakeholders in Adamawa state.The post Nuhu Ribadu, a laughing stock in PDP – Kwankwaso appeared first on Vanguard News.
A Minna Chief Magistratesâ€™ Court on Thursday ordered the remand of a 55-year-old woman, Fatima Tsaraka for allegedly killing her grandson.The post Grandmother slaughters, drinks grandson’s blood appeared first on Vanguard News.
A 26 year-old man, Abbas Sanusi, was on Thursday arraigned before a Kano Magistratesâ€™ Court sitting at Nomans land for allegedly raping a minor.The post Man, 26, docked for raping minor in Kano appeared first on Vanguard News.
A 33-year-old Beninoise, Brouno Amoussou, was on Thursday charged with conspiracy and theft of N10million cash and jewellery belonging to Senator Chris Anyanwu at an Igbosere Magistrates' Court in Lagos.The post Man, 33, steals senator’s N10m, Jewellery appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Manager, Dolphins FC of Port Harcourt, Stanley Eguma, on Thursday urged the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) to sign a new contract with the Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi.The post Dolphins’ manager urges NFA to complete Keshiâ€™s contract appeared first on Vanguard News.
Nigerians resident in South Africa have praised the Super Eagles for a good outing in spite of their playing a goalless draw with host, South Africa in a Nations Cup qualifier.The post Nigerians praise Eagles despite draw appeared first on Vanguard News.
The police in Lagos on Thursday arraigned a 23-year -old man, who allegedly stabbed his girlfriend for desiring to quit their relationship.The post Man stabs girlfriend for desiring to quit relationship appeared first on Vanguard News.
Cameroon's claims this week that two Tuareg fighters were among the dead when troops bombarded Boko Haram positions have sparked fresh interest in the group's links to the wider jihadi network.The post Boko Haram under scrutiny over foreign fighters claim appeared first on Vanguard News.
A woman, Blessing Okoji, 28, was on Thursday arraigned before a Badagry Chief Magistrates' court for allegedly assaulting her ex-lover, Chibuchi Obasi, by flogging him with a cane all over his body.The post Woman in court for flogging ex lover with a cane appeared first on Vanguard News.