An Ikeja High Court on Friday upheld the ban on the wearing of Hijab (Muslim head scarf) in public primary and secondary schools in Lagos state.The post Court upholds ban on use of Hijab in Lagos public schools appeared first on Vanguard News.
Oscar Pistorius should be jailed for at least 10 years for killing his model girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, the prosecution said Friday as the star sprinter's sensational trial approached its climax.The post Prosecution urges 10-years in jail for Pistorius appeared first on Vanguard News.
Ogun State governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun has advocated a review of the cultural and religious burial process among the people in the state to curb the spread of Ebola Virus Disease.The post Amosun calls for review of burial process to curb Ebola virus appeared first on Vanguard News.
Some female workers at the Rumbu Rubber Mat Factory in Kano have appealed to the management of the company to increase their salaries.The post N16,000 monthly salary grossly inadequate – Women factory workers appeared first on Vanguard News.
An official of the White House said on Friday in Washington that five international airports in the U.S. had initiated Ebola screening on passengers arriving from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.The post U.S. expands Ebola screenings at airports, as congress members advocate travel ban appeared first on Vanguard News.
An aspirant for the Benue House of Assembly, Mr Joseph Boko, has called on the All Progressive Congress (APC) to reduce the cost of its nomination forms so as not to block quality aspirants from contesting.The post Aspirant decries high cost of party nomination forms appeared first on Vanguard News.
A British navy ship was preparing to leave Friday for Sierra Leone laden with personnel, aid and equipment to treat people infected with the Ebola virus.The post British navy ship heading for S. Leone Ebola zone appeared first on Vanguard News.
An educationist, Dr Ajayi Bolagade, has advised the Ekiti new governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, to appoint technocrats as commissioners in order to achieve his desire to serve the people well.The post Educationist advises Fayose to appoint technocrats as commissioners appeared first on Vanguard News.
STRONG indications emerged yesterday that the meeting between Governors elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP and the party's National Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Muazu ended in deadlock, following the inability of both sides to reach an acceptable consensus.The post PDP Govs meeting with Muazu ends in deadlock appeared first on Vanguard News.
THIS is not a critique of the Church in Nigeria, because, I belong to the church. I belong to the church now, tomorrow and forever.The post Nigeria’s mercantile Christianity appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Senator representing Eket senatorial district in Akwa-Ibom State and Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, governorship aspirant, Senator Helen Esuene, yesterday, narrowly escaped death, following attack on her in Essien Udim Local Government Area by thugs suspected to be opposed to her 2015 governorship aspiration.The post 7 hospitalised as thugs attack Sen Esuene’s consultation arena appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE police in Bauchi State, Tuesday, arrested a man, 35, for infecting a 12-year-old girl with Human Immuno Virus, HIV.The post Man, 35, infects 12-yr-old groundnut hawker with HIV appeared first on Vanguard News.
AS Stephen Okechukwu Keshi finally paid the price after ignoring ominous dark clouds, two World Class coaches are already in the running for the job of the Super Eagles.The post NFF eyes Pinto, Pekerman for Eagles appeared first on Vanguard News.
A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, has ordered the remand in Kirikiri female prisons of a 32-years-old woman, Ifeoma Eze, who pleaded guilty to illicit drug deal.The post Suspected female hemp dealer docked appeared first on Vanguard News.
2Face Idibia and Wizkid are the two music stars headlining this yearâ€™s Hennessy Artistry which started off in Calabar before birthing in Portharcourt last weekend. The next tour stops in Accra, Ghana where the duo will be joining up with a host of Ghanaian artistes. However the two stars spoke with Weekend Groove on Tuesday, talking about their careers, the tour and other sundry issueThe post I donâ€™t have a fixed fee for shows â€”2Face appeared first on Vanguard News.
SARKIN Hausawa of Lagos, Alhaji Sani Kabir, yesterday, told the Federal Government that northerners in the South West have arrested more than 1,000 members of the Boko Haram insurgents in parts of the South West.The post 1000 B-Haram members nabbed in S-West – Serki Hausawa appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers, NUPENG, yesterday, blamed the Federal and Lagos State governments for the for chaotic traffic situation on Apapa-Oshodi Expressway, challenging them to relocate the tank farms in Apapa if it could not manage the traffic situation on the road.The post Apapa-Oshodi Expressway: Blame FG, Lagos – NUPENG appeared first on Vanguard News.
Operatives of Jigawa State Command of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, has arrested the alleged leader of a syndicate, Sule Ruwaji, for duping a textile merchant of N5 million at Bigidan village of Birnin Kudu Local Government Area, Jigawa State.The post NSCDC arrests man over N5m fraud in Jigawa appeared first on Vanguard News.
Take it or leave it, Ayo Balogun, aka, Wizkid, is one of the household names in the Nigerian music industry. With just two albums to his credit, this talented singer and multiple brand ambassador has proven to his fans that he is born to do music. In this interview, he talks about this yearâ€™s Hennessy Artistry and other personal issues.The post I can charge up to N10 million for a collabo â€” Wizkid appeared first on Vanguard News.
A 23-year-old graduate of the Federal University of Agriculture, Makurdi, Benue State, Ondavey Weize, has revealed how he swapped the Automatic Teller Machine, ATM, cards of several persons with invalid cards and withdrawing large sums of money from their accounts before he was arrested by Police in Calabar.The post I have stolen millions with ATM cards â€” suspect appeared first on Vanguard News.