The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Nasarawa State Chapter, on Thursday said three more labour unions would join the ongoing strike by civil servants in the state.
The post NUT, NULGE others to join ongoing strike in Nasarawa-NLC appeared first on Vanguard News.
Sijuade Adedokun, President, Association of Music Artistes Managers of Nigeria (AMAMN), says its charity match between artists and their managers was aimed at raising funds for motherless babies.
The post Artistes’ managers to host charity match for motherless babies appeared first on Vanguard News.
Over 63 civil society organizations and other interested parties are planning a one million-man march against what they tagged "the growing administrative anomalies,bad governance and gross insensitivity of the state government to the welfare of the citizenry".
The post 63 CSOs plan one million man march in Imo appeared first on Vanguard
Tottenham executive chairman Daniel Levy on Thursday declared manager Mauricio Pochettino would be staying at Spurs next season, saying: "I'm sure he's not going anywhere".
The post Tottenham’s Pochettino ‘not going anywhere’ -Levy appeared first on Vanguard News.
China’s ambition to build a new Silk Road is not about seeking to expand its military role abroad nor about seeking to set up foreign bases, the Defence Ministry said on Thursday.
The post China says new Silk Road not about military ambitions appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Nigerian Navy football team has set up a final encounter with the Nigeria Customs Service of Lagos in the ongoing Ships and Ports Maritime Football Cup competition in Lagos.
The post Ships and Ports Maritime Football Cup: Navy sets up final clash with Customs appeared first on Vanguard News.
The Yobe government on Wednesday approved N3.7 billion for procurement of vehicles, sponsorship of lecturers for post graduate studies and road construction among others. Alhaji Mala Musti, state’s Commissioner for Information disclosed this in Damaturu [...]
The post Yobe
Donald Trump thinks Pope Francis is “terrific” and found his “spectacular” royal welcome in Saudi Arabia “beyond anything anyone’s ever seen”.
The post Pope ‘terrific’, Saudi ‘spectacular’: Trump waxes lyrical on foreign tour appeared first on Vanguard News.
South Korea’s presidential Blue House on Thursday reiterated its diplomacy-based approach to the issue of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s nuclear programme.
The post South Korea reiterates diplomacy-based approach to DPRK nuke issue appeared first on Vanguard News.
The former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has alleged that the refusal of Federal Government to pay compensation to members of the Boko Haram sect as ordered by the court at the early stage of its formation under Mohammed Yusuf, was responsible for the escalation of violence extremism.
The post FG’s failure to compensate Boko Haram’s
The House of Representatives on Wednesday, urged the Nigerian Police Force and the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to enforce the use of pedestrian bridges in the country. This was sequel to a [...]
The post Reps
An Australian study has found the first evidence that medicinal cannabis can reduce seizures in children with severe epilepsy. The study, published by The University of Melbourne on Thursday, found that cannabidiol, a medical component of cannabis, can reduce seizures in more than 40 per cent of children with a severe form of epilepsy. Also
The post Medicinal Cannabis Effective Treatment For Severe Epilepsy ~ Australian
Some gunmen, suspected to be militants, have reportedly launched an attack on Igbo-Nla Model College, Epe, in Lagos State. Six pupils of the school were allegedly kidnapped in the process. This is the second time in five months that kidnappers have invaded the school. Details later…
The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) says that the speed limit device introduced Feb. 1, has reduced the frequency of road traffic crashes “drastically”. “Since we began the full implementation of the speed limit regime [...]
The post Speed
The UN on Thursday urged authorities in Houthi-controlled Sanaa to investigate a “grave attack” on the convoy of its envoy to Yemen during his visit to the capital. UN special envoy, Ismail Ahmed was in Sanaa for three days of talks aimed at preventing military action at the strategic port of Hodeidah, the entry point […]
Iran has built a third underground ballistic missile production factory and will keep developing its missile programmes, the semi-official Fars news agency reported on Thursday.
The post Iran has built third underground ballistic missile factory: Fars news agency appeared first on Vanguard News.
Britain’s anti-EU UK Independence Party (UKIP) will unveil its policy pledges on Thursday, restarting an election campaign which was suspended after a suicide bomber killed 22 people and injured dozens more in the northern city of Manchester.
The post UK election campaign resumes after Manchester attack appeared first on Vanguard
THE Niger Delta Scholars, NDS, Warri, Delta State, restated, Thursday, that there were copious proofs in support of Ogbe-Ijoh title of Warri and urged the Itsekiri ethnic nationality to desist from further controversies.
The post Ijaw‘re the real owners of Warri – N’Delta scholars appeared first on Vanguard