Goodbye Awo, welcome Buhari

The late Chief Obafemi Awolowo and President Muhammadu Buhari might have lived at different times but, like identical twins, possess many things in common-dynamism, pragmatism, integrity, self- discipline, vision and passion-to make Nigeria work. The impeccable past of these tested leaders has proved that the bane of the country’s slow

Hotel manager found dead in room

The Operations Manager of Maybeny Hotel at Ire-Akari Road in Isolo, Lagos, Mr Uche Egwuenu, was found dead in one of the rooms in the hotel on Saturday. The post Hotel manager found dead in room appeared first on Vanguard News.

Arepo: Where high demand for stolen petrol fuels infernos, deaths!

Residents of Ikorodu and Arepo areas of Lagos and Ogun States went into wild jubilation, last week, when the news broke that a massive explosion, from a pipeline belonging to Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, killed hundreds of pipeline vandals who had been terrorizing their areas lately. The post Arepo:

At last, water to drink for Ondo riverine communities

Relief is on the way for the people of the oil rich riverine communities in Ondo State who have lack of potable water for years as the state government has inaugurated a N4b water scheme for them. The post At last, water to drink for Ondo riverine communities appeared first

A lesbian nearly raped me – Queen Adakole, actress, model

Fast-rising Nollywood actress and model, Queen Adakole has her eyes on the top. The 24 year-old Benue State born dark-skinned beauty, is set to take the entertainment industry by storm with her target of reaching out to a minimum of 15 million people. In this interview, she talks about her

Kudos to Buhari over bailout for states

Please let me use this medium to sincerely commend President Muhammadu Buhari for giving a comprehensive bailout package worth N713.7 Billion to cash strapped states, to pay arrears of salaries and pension of pensioners who have not been paid for months.

DIVORCE MESS: Emeka Ike’s wife insists on separation

Emeka Ike now seems to be living out his life in courts. From the eviction court tussle with his landlord over the property on which his school was situated, to the battle for the presidency of the Actors Guild of Nigeria, AGN, and the far-from-over divorce mess his wife has

MFM splashes N91m on 180 first class graduates

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) on Saturday offered financial rewards of N91 million on its members who graduated in first class from different universities across the country. The post MFM splashes N91m on 180 first class graduates appeared first on Vanguard News.

Let your health be your wealth

Let the truth be known that many of us are more concerned about our outlook appearances than what is going on inside us. When it comes to our health, we often do not prioritise it as our number one. In fact, it is often consigned to number four or five

Cleric predicts an end to Boko Haram

GENERAL Overseer of House of Redemption International, Archbishop Kalu O. Kalu has called on Nigerians to pray without ceasing for the nation and its leaders, assuring that an end will soon come to all forms of anti-social upheavals in different parts of the country.

IS detains four journalism students in Iraq

The Islamic State group has detained four journalism students in Mosul on charges of leaking information from the jihadist bastion to Iraqi and media organisations, a media watchdog said Saturday. The post IS detains four journalism students in Iraq appeared first on Vanguard News.

Arsenal, fans hail legend ‘Papilo’ Kanu @ 38

Arsenal football club and fans across the world are celebrating the 39th birthday of former Super Eagles captain, Nwankwo 'Paipilo' Kanu The post Arsenal, fans hail legend ‘Papilo’ Kanu @ 38 appeared first on Vanguard News.

I Served In Makurdi, Gbenga Adeyinka reveals

Benue State-born megastar 2Face Idibia is back to where it all began. The legendary Afropop artiste has arrived in Makurdi, capital of Benue State ahead of Star Music Trek Concert tagged #MakurdiRocks The post I Served In Makurdi, Gbenga Adeyinka reveals appeared first on Vanguard News.

APC, a party of shameless, desperate liars – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), as a party of shameless and desperate liars. The post APC, a party of shameless, desperate liars – PDP appeared first on Vanguard News.

Nigeria assumes UN Security Council presidency

Nigeria will today, assume the one-month rotational Presidency of the United Nations (UN) Security Council as the country’s Permanent Representative to the UN, Prof. Joy Ogwu, takes over from Ambassador Gerard van Bohemen, the Permanent Representative of New Zealand, who held the Presidency for the month of July, 2015.  

Governing Councils of Federal Universities not dissolved – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday said the Governing Councils of Federal Universities were not affected by the dissolution of Federal Government parastatal agencies, institutions and government-owned companies, announced on July 16. The post Governing Councils of Federal Universities not dissolved – Presidency appeared first on Vanguard News.