Enugu State government has re-deployed impeached deputy governor, Sunday Onyebuchi, to the state civil service. This came as Governor Sullivan Chime yesterday swore in his new deputy, Reverend Raphael Ifeanyi Nwoye.The post Impeached Enugu Deputy gov redeployed to civil service appeared first on Vanguard News.
Crisis is brewing at the headquarters of the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Abuja, following the decision of the Commission to contract the printing of the ballot papers to be used for the presidential and governorship elections to a foreign firm at the cost of N6 billion.The post 2015 polls: Trouble brews in INEC over N9bn ballot papers contract appeared first on Vanguard News.
Medical Director of Specialised Infectious Disease unit at the Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Dr.Bruce Ribner has stated that, in general, patients who have recovered from Ebola virus infection have developed a very robust immunity to the virus.The post How Ebola-infected patients are â€˜curedâ€™ appeared first on Vanguard News.
Just when we were bracing up to shout: Hurrah, that we, as a nation, have been able to contain the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak, the Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu, made the heart-dampening announcement, last Thursday, that another Ebola death had occurred in Port Harcourt, the Rivers state capital.The post Ebolaâ€™s new Port Harcourt frontier appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) has called on the Federal Government to police the country's borders and ports to avert further spread of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).The post Ebola: NMA urges FG to police borders, ports to check spread appeared first on Vanguard News.
A meeting of the Ukraine Contact Group in Minsk on Monday should discuss an immediate and unconditional ceasefire, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said.The post Ukraine talks should discuss immediate, unconditional ceasefire- Russia appeared first on Vanguard News.
An emergency National Council on Health, NCH, meeting is holding today in Abuja following the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, outside Lagos.The meeting will be the third in series since the outbreak of the disease in West Africa.The post Ebola: FG summons emergency meeting appeared first on Vanguard News.
Lights went off temporarily overnight in most cities on the Crimean peninsula, which Russia seized from Ukraine in March, with local leaders accusing Kiev of sabotage.The post Lights go off in Crimea as current cut from Ukraine appeared first on Vanguard News.
When HIV/AIDS was discovered in the US in the early 1980s, nobody believed it would reach a point that Africa would become the epicentre .The whites that were infected accepted their fate and ensured that they lived positively,informing anybody they were to have sexual contacts with about their health status, and ensuring that condoms were used correctly.The post Manâ€™s Wickedness! Ebola from Lagos to Rivers appeared first on Vanguard News.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has said Nigerians must hold President Goodluck Jonathan personally responsible if the Ebola Virus Disease spreads more than it has done in the country, after he failed to stop a rally in his support in Port Harcourt on Saturday, despite warning from individuals and groups. In a statement issued onThe post TAN Rally: Hold Jonathan responsible if Ebola spreads – APC appeared first on Vanguard News.
There comes a time in a womanâ€™s life when she has to decide who to settle with and make a go for him. Laila had once briefly engaged to her childhood sweetheart who took off with one of her close friends. Now approaching 30, sheâ€™s been involved with Joseph, a photographer who runs his own studio. â€œHe specialises in society events and sells photographs to most of these society magazinesâ€, explained Laila. â€œSheâ€™d taken so much time and money setting up his business that he didnâ€™t give
I read, in the August 29 edition of Thisday Newspaper, the grave allegations made by an Australian by the name of Mr. Stephen Davis about those that he believes are behind Boko Haram.He made some very serious allegations; he mentioned names and I would be interested in seeing the hard evidence that he claims to have.The post The grave allegations of Stephen Davis, by Femi Fani-Kayode appeared first on Vanguard News.
He and his wife-to-be had lofty dreams of living fulfilled lives and raising wonderful children together. She was two months pregnant and their traditional marriage had been fixed for October.The post How I survived Ebola – Dennis Akagha appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE new Deputy Governor of Enugu State, Rev. Raphael Nwoye, will be sworn in today inside the Executive Council chamber, even as the last may not have been heard concerning the impeachment of the former Deputy Governor, Sunday Onyebuchi by the State House of Assembly.The post Enugu: Nwoye takes over today as Dep Gov appeared first on Vanguard News.
World soccer governing body, FIFA has urged Chris Giwa to stop parading himself as the Nigeria Football Federation president. A letter signed by FIFA secretary-general, Jerome Valcke gave Giwa and his backers up till midnight of Monday September 1 to vacate the NFF secretariat.The post NFF Crisis: Nigeria faces fresh FIFA sanctions appeared first on Vanguard News.
Former Super Eagles assistant coach, Joe Erico has described as pure patriotism coach Stephen Keshiâ€™s acceptance to temporarily oversee Nigeriaâ€™s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) double-header against Congo DR and South Africa on September 6 and 10, respectively.The post Erico hails Keshiâ€™s patriotic zeal appeared first on Vanguard News.
The battle for the presidential ticket of the All Progressive Congress (APC) is creating tension in Kano State where the supporters of Governor Rabiu Kwankwaso and those of former Head of State, Major General Muhammadu Buhari, have clashed.The post 2015: Buhari, Gov Kwankwasoâ€™s supporters clash appeared first on Vanguard News.
AHEAD of the September 6 primary election of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for the emergence of the partyâ€™s candidate for the October 11 gubernatorial election in Adamawa State, the party, yesterday, disqualified the acting governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, from contesting.The post Adamawa guber: PDP stops acting governor, Fintiri, from contesting appeared first on Vanguard News.
NATIONAL Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Alhaji Adamu Muazu, has led some leaders of the party to former National Chairman, National Republican Convention, NRC, and immediate past Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Tom Ikimi, begging him to rejoin the party.The post Muazu, Anenih, others visit Ikimi, beg him to return to PDP appeared first on Vanguard News.