Call errant security agencies to order, Buhari tells Jonathan

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential candidate, Major-General Muhammadu Buhari (ret) has call on Prsident Goodluck Jonathan to call errant security agencies to order. The post Call errant security agencies to order, Buhari tells Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News.

There is more appreciation for photography – Shola Animashaun

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Shola Animashaun is one of Nigeria’s leading photographers with exploits dotting the lines in and outside the country. An Accounting graduate turned photographer who specializes in editorial, wedding, event, commercial concert, model and sport photography. He is a member of Professional Photographers of America (PPA) who has five awards to

Borno relaxes one day curfew to 10pm to allow distribution of election materials

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Following preparations for distribution of sensitive materials by INEC, Borno state Government on Friday relaxed the 7pm curfew to 10pm to allow smooth conduct of the exercise. The post Borno relaxes one day curfew to 10pm to allow distribution of election materials appeared first on Vanguard News.

Elections: We are ready in Epe , says INEC Electoral Officer

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Mr Henry Okpkigbe, INEC Electoral Officer in Epe Local Government, on Friday said that the commission had engaged about 25 canoes and five flying boats for its staff moving to riverine areas. The post Elections: We are ready in Epe , says INEC Electoral Officer appeared first on Vanguard News.

Don’t thwart the will of the people with fake elections result, APC warns

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has issued a strong warning to those who may be planning to thwart the will of the people, by announcing cooked up result of Saturday's general elections and then unleashing armed troops against those who may protest the fake result, to desist from such an

950 contestants jostle for 109 senatorial seats

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Names of Candidates                                                         Office                   Party                 Gender          Age  Qualification   JCI SEN. TUNDE ANIFOWOSE-KELANI          PRESIDENT                  AA                 MALE                              BED COMRADE ISHAKA PAUL OFEMILE               VICE PRESIDENT       AA                 MALE                               HND   RAFIU SALAU                                                       PRESIDENT                  AD                 M            58                               SSCE AKUCHIE CLINTON CLIFF                                VICE PRESIDENT       AD                 M            64                    

Sokoto residents expresse hope on peaceful elections

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Ahead of the Presidential and National Assembly elections , Sokoto residents have expressed hope that the elections will be peaceful , despite apprehension on the parts of non-indigenes travelling out of the state. The post Sokoto residents expresse hope on peaceful elections appeared first on Vanguard News.

How to vote & What to expect at the Polling Centre

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A voter on arriving the polling station on Saturday will meet a team of between four and five polling officers. The voter will, on arrival, join the queue for accreditation and when it gets to his or her turn, the voter will handover the Permanent Voter’s Card, PVC to an

Who will break the jinx Jonathan or Buhari ?

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PRESIDENT Goodluck Jonathan is Nigeria’s 14th Head of State. Born on November 20, 1957 at Ogbia, Bayelsa State, he attended St. Stephens Primary School Otuoke (1961-65), St.

Stomach Infrastructure: The newest vocabulary in Nigeria’s political dictionary

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The vocabulary crept into Nigeria’s political lexicon after the Ekiti governorship election when voters were given gifts of bags of rice and other foodstuffs to vote in certain directions. Distributing foodstuff during campaigns in Nigeria did not start with the Ekiti election. It has been happening in many parts of

OPC debunks APC’s claim on its members unleashing mayhem in uniforms

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The Leaders of the Odua People's Congress, Gani Adams has debunked the allegation made by All Progressives Congress' publicist, APC, Lai Mohammed, that his members and other militants were seen wearing fake police and army uniforms so as to unleash mayhem on the opposition and disrupt elections. The post OPC

Emir urges politicians to accept election results in good faith

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The Emir of Wamba in Nasarawa State, Alhaji Musa Nagogo, on Thursday urged politicians to accept the outcome of the March 28 and April 11 elections in good faith. The post Emir urges politicians to accept election results in good faith appeared first on Vanguard News.

WAEC opens complaints centre for Nigerian candidates

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Candidates of West African Examinations Council, WAEC, having academic difficulties can now breath a sigh of relief as WAEC Nigeria has commissioned a Customer Service Centre donated by Media Concepts International Limited to attend to students complaints. The post WAEC opens complaints centre for Nigerian candidates appeared first on Vanguard

Elections: Don’t announce fake results, APC warns

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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has  warned those who may be planning to thwart the will of the people, by announcing cooked up result of Saturday's general elections and then unleashing armed troops against those who may protest the fake result, to desist from such an anti-democratic and anarchic plot.

FG’s local content policy receives major boost

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The local content policy of the Federal Government received a boost Wednesday with the formal handing over of Shell’s equity in OML 29 to a local oil and gas firm, Aiteo, thereby increasing the participation of indigenous companies in the upstream sub-sector of the oil and gas industry. The post

Elections: We’ll announce results within 48hrs – Jega

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As Nigerians go to the polls tomorrow in the presidential and national assembly elections, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it will announce the result of the elections within 48 hours after voting.   The post Elections: We’ll announce results within 48hrs – Jega appeared first on Vanguard News.

Breaking news: Court aborts last minute move to stop ‎election

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The Abuja Division of the Federal High Court has declined to restrain the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, from using the Smart Card Reader Machines for the presidential election holding tomorrow. The post Breaking news: Court aborts last minute move to stop ‎election appeared first on Vanguard News.

Germanwings co-pilot hid illness on day of flig, say prosecutors

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German prosecutors said the Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing the plane, had an existing medical condition he hid from his employers and for which he possessed a note for sick leave. The post Germanwings co-pilot hid illness on day of flig, say prosecutors appeared first on Vanguard News.