The Presidency has paid tribute to the late Dr. Ameyo Shade Stella Adadevoh, who died of the Ebola Virus disease she contracted from the Liberian-American, Patrick Sawyer.Special Assistant to President Jonathan on New Media, Reno Omokri, described her as the real Nigerian hero, quoted the bible in his tribute. He tweeted via his handle @renoomokri that, â€œNo greater love than to lay down one's life for one's friends-John 15:13. Rest in Peace #DrAdadevohaRealNigerianheroâ€.The post Ameyo Adadevoh:
Britainâ€™s RoyaL Air RAF, Force will send three warplanes to help locate the Nigerian schoolgirls taken by an Islamist terror group, the force has reported.The post UK to send three jets to search Chibok girls appeared first on Vanguard News.
ABEOKUTA â€” The Ogun State Police Command has arrested one Pastor Segun Alawode, 37, of Eternal Sacred Order C & S Church Sabo, Odogbolu, Ogun State, for raping a 32-year-old lady in his church premises at Odogbolu Ogun State.The post Police nab C&S pastor for raping woman in church appeared first on Vanguard News.
First vice president of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Chief Mike Umeh has called for a security investigation into the strange fire that gutted some offices of the football house insisting that the development was surprising because it happened during the office hour when members of staff were on duty.The post NFF Building Fire: Umeh, Baribote call for probe appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, has scheduled its annual general conference for August 24, 2014 in Owerri, Imo State. The associationâ€™s conference, often has in attendance, over five thousand lawyers from across the country and outside the shores of the nation.But with the landing of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD)in Nigeria, courtesy of the Liberian-American, Mr Patrick Sawyer, who died some few days afterwards and the four other reported deaths recorded so far, there are concerns over the propriety
Nollywood Diva Genevieve Nnaji was today doused with bucket of ice cold water as she joined the rich and famous in the Ice bucket challenge. She was nominated by Togo and Tottenham Hotspur FC star, Emmanuel Adebayor.The post Genevieve joins Bill Gates, George Bush, Lady Gaga in Ice Bucket Challenge appeared first on Vanguard News.
Abuja â€” The Minister of Health, Professor Onyebuchi Chukwu said, yesterday, that contrary to media reports, the Federal Government has not sacked any doctor under its employ.The post FG didn’t sack doctors â€”Health Minister appeared first on Vanguard News.
IBADAN â€” SEVERAL bush meat sellers, yesterday, proved to sellers and buyers at the popular Aleshinloye market in Ibadan that their wares (bush meat) were not infected with Ebola virus as they ate pieces in public to dismiss the claim.The post Ebola: Sellers eat bush meat publicly in Ibadan appeared first on Vanguard News.
Lagos â€” Four persons were, Tuesday, killed in a renewed fight between factions of social miscreants in Otto and Ilopo areas of Apapa, Lagos, while several others were injured.The post Four killed, 9 arrested as hoodlums clash in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News.
ABUJA â€” VICE President Namadi Sambo, yesterday, promised that the outcome of the 2014 National Conference will be utilised to settle the problems currently confronting the country.The post CONFAB: Deliberations’ll be utilised to settle Nigeriaâ€™s problems appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Federal and Lagos State governments, yesterday, differed on new suspected cases of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, in the country.While the Minister of Health Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu insisted that there were no new cases of the EVD in Nigeria, the Lagos State Commissioner for Health Dr. Jide Idris told reporters that five new suspected cases of Ebola have been recorded in the state. President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the release of N200 million to the Lagos State Government to assist in containment
NIGHT travels have been with us since economic activities and exchanges between one part of the country and the other evolved. It intensified in the 1990â€™s and well into the new millennium when luxury buses became truly more luxurious enough to attract members of the middle class, who felt safer travelling on land than by air.The post Regulating night travels appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called for a reappraisal of Nigeriaâ€™s participation in the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), saying the country has not benefited much from the programmeThe post Nigeria yet to benefit from $3trn AGOA programmeâ€“ NACCIMA appeared first on Vanguard News.
Onyebuchi told the 7-man panel headed by Mr. Uche Franklyn Oraekeiyi, that he had not committed any offence that could warrant his removal from government by impeachment, insisting that the poultry in his official residence and that of the governor were in existence before they came into government in 2007The post Impeachment: Chime operated poultry as I did, says Enugu dep gov appeared first on Vanguard News.
Israeli warplanes struck Gaza, killing the wife and child of Hamas's top military chief, the Islamist movement said Wednesday after truce talks in Cairo collapsed in a storm of violence.The post Israeli strike kills wife, son of Hamas military chief appeared first on Vanguard News.
AS perception principles go, being admired in public service for the right reasons is good politics. A reputation managerâ€™s biggest luck is to find a principal with unassailable character; a man of integrity who can be trusted to take the moral high ground even if it is by his choice, his personal material space is diminished. These submissions formed the knob of a paper titled â€œPublic Relations and the Challenges of Reputation managementâ€, which I presented to the selection committee for the
A Pakistani national was beheaded by sword in the south west of Saudi Arabia on Wednesday for the murder of an Afghan, the interior ministry said.The post Saudi Arabia beheads Pakistani for Afghan’s murder appeared first on Vanguard News.
It is no longer news that gunmen who kidnapped Chief Michael Obi, father of John Mikel Obi, Super Eaglesâ€™ midfielder and Chelsea star and demanded four billion US Dollars as ransom, were arrested recently in Anambra State. What is however news is that the kidnappers carried out the nefarious act in August, 2011 in Jos, Plateau State and were arrested in Anambra State in August 2014, three years later to pay dearly for their nefarious activities.The post How 15 wanted kidnap kingpins were arrested
Number 43 Salami Street or Ademisoyeâ€™s House as it is more popularly known in the Mafoluku area of Lagos easily attracted attention not necessarily because of its appearance or size but due to the fact that it was one of the oldest buildings in the area. Indeed, it was considered a kind of landmark.The post Death in an inferno: The tragic end of two kids appeared first on Vanguard News.