The governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko yesterday afternoon pitched his political camp with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, ending several weeks of speculation over his political future.The post Mimiko dumps Labour Party for PDP appeared first on Vanguard News.
THE planners and controllers of the Nigerian economy will proudly tell anyone who cares to listen that the Nigerian economy is the preferred destination of investors from different parts of the world.This is in spite of the fact, that we are a nation in war.The post Safety issues: Cows on our roads appeared first on Vanguard News.
DR. Clayton Christensen, Harvard School of Business professor and author of The Innovative University, defines a disruptive innovation as â€œa product or service that may not be the highest quality, but which rattles the status quo by succeeding in its simplicity, convenience, accessibility, or affordability. It targets a job that needs to be done, providing just good enough performance as to appeal to an underserved or even non-existent consumer in the current marketplace.â€The post Disruptions
National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, yesterday, commenced a two-day public inquiry into the petition filed against some state governments within the South East zone over alleged abuse of human rights, unwarranted demolitions and seizures of peopleâ€™s homes and lands.The post Human Rights Commission begins inquiry into petitions from S-East zone appeared first on Vanguard News.
Organised Labour in Ekiti State, yesterday, began indefinite strike to press for the payment of their outstanding salaries and allowances owed by the outgoing Governor Kayode Fayemi's administration.The post Ekiti workers begin strike over unpaid salaries appeared first on Vanguard News.
The All Progressives Congress, APC, has accused the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, and the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, of being behind the ''illegal registration of voters exercise now going on in Nasarawa State.The post INEC, PDP behind ongoing illegal registration of voters in Nasarawa â€” APC appeared first on Vanguard News.
A 23-year-old man, identified as Lucky Sunday, has allegedly committed suicide as his lifeless body was, yesterday, found hanging from the ceiling in a room at Bukuru, Jos South Local Government Area of Plateau State.The post Man, 23, allegedly commits suicide in Jos appeared first on Vanguard News.
President of the Presidency for the Affairs of the Grand Mosque, Sheikh Abdulrahman Al-Sudais, has warned that pilgrims risk deviating from Islamic injunctions if they use the Hajj for political and sectarian gatherings.The post Echoes from Saudi: appeared first on Vanguard News.
Newly elected President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick has revealed that he will make serious efforts in reconciling with factional NFF President, Chris Giwa in an effort to reunite the stakeholders in the football family.The post Pinnick: Iâ€™ll go to Jos to meet Giwa appeared first on Vanguard News.
Ihembosi, a sleepy town in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State has appealled to the Nigeria Police to expedite action on the ongoing investigation into the whereabouts of its traditional ruler, Igwe Jerry Okoli, who had been missing in mysterious circumstances since May 25, 2011.The post Anambra community’s monarch still missing appeared first on Vanguard News.
Youths working for Linda Manufacturing Company at Agege Area of Lagos, yesterday, staged a peaceful protest to the state House of Assembly over the death of their colleague, Nnamdi Solomon, while on duty.The post Workers in Chinese firm protest death of colleagues appeared first on Vanguard News.
As Nigeria clocks 54, the Muslim Students of Nigeria, Lagos State Area Unit has scored governments at all levels low on education, fight against corruption and insecurity.The post Nigeria at 54: Standard of education, employment still undesirable – Muslim Students appeared first on Vanguard News.
The first military Governor of Lagos State, retired Brig.-Gen. Mobolaji Johnson, on Thursday called for the immortalisation of the late Brig. Gen. Benjamin Adekunle.The post Mobolaji Johnson wants Gen Adekunle immortalised appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Co-ordinator of Ijaw Monitoring Group, Comrade Joseph Evah has described Mr. Ben Bruce, DIG Marvel Akpoyibo and Chief Odigie Oyegun national awards as well deserved honours for their contributions to the development of Nigeria.The post Honours to Bruce, Akpoyibo, Oyegun well deserved â€”EVAH appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Lagos State Government has hailed the judgment of a Federal High Court in Lagos which sentenced three Boko Haram members to 25 years imprisonment each for their involvement in acts of terrorism.The post Terror: LASG hails Boko Haram members’ conviction appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Nigeria Bar Association, NBA, Ikeja branch, yesterday said the continuous closure of the Ekiti State judiciary is tantamount to violation of judicial process and the rule of law.The post Ekiti Crisis: Closure of court endangers democracy â€”NBA appeared first on Vanguard News.
Dozens of the world's top female soccer players are suing governing body FIFA for discrimination over plans to stage matches at next year's Women's World Cup in Canada on artificial turf.The post Women accuse FIFA of discrimination over turf in Canada appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Ogun State, yesterday, said that it has lifted the embargo on political campaigns in the state. The commission in a statement by Public Affairs Officer in the state, Ogunseye Olayinka said the declaration was done in accordance to the electoral law.The post 2015: INEC lifts ban on political campaigns appeared first on Vanguard News.
A chieftain of Peopleâ€™s Democratic Party in Isoko South Local Government Area, Delta State, Chief Emmanuel Ekee, has urged the people of Isoko nation to support the re-election bid of Deputy Majority Leader of the House of Representatives, Mr. Leo Ogor.The post Ekee drums support for Ogor appeared first on Vanguard News.