Women’s World Cup: Japan falls to United States

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Fallen champions Japan were left stunned and humiliated after being stripped of their World Cup crown by the United States in a tearful 5-2 defeat in Vancouver. The post Women’s World Cup: Japan falls to United States appeared first on Vanguard News.

How Suicide bomber killed RCCG pastor, 5 others in Yobe

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It will be recalled that Potiskum last suffered a twin suicide attack on June 15, in which 10 people were killed and several others injured. The insurgents have launched a series of attacks on mosques, villages and markets in neighbouring Borno State in the past few days, claiming more than

Fuel scarcity persists despite NNPC’s assurance

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LAGOS — There seems to be no respite to the fuel crisis situation in the country, as the scarcity continued unabated, weekend, in Lagos Abuja, Nasarawa and environs. The post Fuel scarcity persists despite NNPC’s assurance appeared first on Vanguard News.

Ending The National Assembly Crisis

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SQUABBLES, even fisticuffs, are considered “normal” in legislatures all over the democratic world. Here in Nigeria, issues of power and money sharing are constant factors behind every open confrontation among our lawmakers.

Yero left only N228m, not N8bn —El-Rufai

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Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai yesterday denied claims by immediate past Kaduna State government under Alhaji Ramalan Yero that it left behind, N8 billion in cash for El Rufai’s incoming government. The post Yero left only N228m, not N8bn —El-Rufai appeared first on Vanguard News.

The Generals need to apologise to Shagari

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THE National Party of Nigeria (NPN) the ruling party in the Second Republic was disliked by millions of people particularly the youths. It was perceived as the party of the rich. Indeed, it was founded by the ruling class including groups referred to as the Kaduna Mafia and ‘Money Bags’

I didn’t beat my wife—Suswam

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Immediate past former governor of Benue State, Dr. Gabriel Suswam, has denied reports that he battered his wife in London, over which he was briefly arrested and detained by the police.

No plan to arrest Ekweremadu – Police

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The police high command last night denied alleged plans to arrest Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu. The post No plan to arrest Ekweremadu – Police appeared first on Vanguard News.

Why Nigerians think we’re reckless — Yari, NGF chairman

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ZAMFARA State governor, Alhaji Abdulazeez Yari, in this interview states that the decision of some state governors to reduce their salaries will make no difference in the financial situation of the states, adding that blocking the various channels of leakages is important in getting the economy back on track. Yari,

Many feared killed as twin blasts rock Jos city

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Yet to be ascertained number of people have been reportedly killed yesterday night after a twin explosion rocked Jos, the Plateau State capital. The post Many feared killed as twin blasts rock Jos city appeared first on Vanguard News.

How peace’ll return to APC—BoT Member

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A member of All Progressives Congress, APC, Board of Trustees, BoT, Alhaji Gambo Magaji, yesterday, gave hints of what the party is doing to restore peace and move the country forward. The post How peace’ll return to APC—BoT Member appeared first on Vanguard News.

Toro: Keshi is the architect of his misfortune

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Former Secretary General of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA), Alhaji Sani Ahmed Toro has slammed sacked coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Keshi describing him as the architect of his own ‘misfortune’. The post Toro: Keshi is the architect of his misfortune appeared first on Vanguard News.

Adejube faults Keshi’s dismissal

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Dickson Adejube, a former member of the Board of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has faulted the rate at which the federation had been removing the national team coaches. The post Adejube faults Keshi’s dismissal appeared first on Vanguard News.

Lagos govt to reconstruct Ladipo market road

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Lagos State Government, Sunday, plans are underway to reconstruct the popular Ladipo Auto Spare Parts Market Road and other connecting roads to enhance vehicular movement in the area. The post Lagos govt to reconstruct Ladipo market road appeared first on Vanguard News.

Jega’s exit and the uncertainty in INEC

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NOBODY in Nigeria until few days ago would think President Muhammadu Buhari could take a decision that would undermine the independence of INEC and public trust. The decision to direct the internal administrative workings of INEC through the choice of Amina Zakari to take-over the affairs of the Commision in

Insecurity: Adeboye organises prayers for policemen

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Lagos—The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Enoch Adeboye has urged Nigerians to pray for and cooperate with the Nigeria Police Force in its efforts to curb lingering security challenges in the country. The post Insecurity: Adeboye organises prayers for policemen appeared first on Vanguard

More support for abandoned mother of 3 sets of twins

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Lagos—THE mother of three sets of twins, whose husband and father absconded recently, from their Agege, Lagos home, Mrs. Ruth Uche, 34, has continued to be favoured by Nigerians, both at home and in Diaspora.

Fuel scarcity persists despite NNPC’s assurance

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LAGOS — There seems to be no respite to the fuel crisis situation in the country, as the scarcity continued unabated, weekend, in Lagos Abuja, Nasarawa and environs. The post Fuel scarcity persists despite NNPC’s assurance appeared first on Vanguard News.