Workers want anti-graft agencies to probe NWC of PDP

Staff members of National Secretariat of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), want anti-graft agencies to probe activities of members of the party’s National Working Committee (NWC). The post Workers want anti-graft agencies to probe NWC of PDP appeared first on Vanguard News.

President Buhari appoints Kari as Commissioner for Insurance

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Alhaji Mohammed Kari as the Commissioner for Insurance and Chief Executive of the National Insurance Commission. The post President Buhari appoints Kari as Commissioner for Insurance appeared first on Vanguard News.

Police alert banks’ ATM customers on new tactics by robbers

The Police on Friday advised members of the public using ATM at various banks to be security conscious as some criminals now disguised as customers queuing to withdraw money. The post Police alert banks’ ATM customers on new tactics by robbers appeared first on Vanguard News.

Accident claims 10 lives in Ogun

No fewer than 10 persons lost their lives in an accident involving two trucks and two commercial vehicles at Ogunmakin area of Lagos/Ibadan Expressway in Ogun on Friday. The post Accident claims 10 lives in Ogun appeared first on Vanguard News.

Igbele: Evil forest where Itsekiris dump corpses of witches, wizards

The Ofuobu family of Ode-Itsekiri Town in the Warri Kingdom of Delta State recently lost their matriarch who died at the ripe age of 82. She lived a fruitful and illustrious life, leaving behind six children, many grand children and great-grand children. A successful trader, all her children are university

OAUTH agog for NISONMG

About 500 athletes are expected to fight for laurels as the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital (OAUTH), Ile-Ife hosts the 5th edition of the Nigeria Schools Of Nursing and Midwifery Games [NISONMG] The Games run from August 4—7 at the sports Complex of OAU. The post OAUTH agog for NISONMG

36,000 Police officers to attend promotion courses in December – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police (IG-P), Mr Slomon Arase, said in Abuja on Friday that 36,000 police officers would attend promotion courses in December. Arase, who said this during an inspection tour of the FCT Police command, said that 4,000 Inspectors would also attend the board for promotion.

Enugu sports on the move

Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State ignited the State, Thursday, July 16th 2015, when he inaugurated his State Executive Council at the New Exco Chambers in the New Government House, a multi-billion naira architectural masterpiece built and furnished to taste by the Former governor, Sullivan Chime. The post Enugu sports

Nigerian Army re-engages retired soldiers

The Nigerian Army has re-engaged a number of its retired officers to serve as consultants and instructors at the Nigerian Army School of Artillery (NASA), Kachia, Kaduna state. The post Nigerian Army re-engages retired soldiers appeared first on Vanguard News.

Zimbabwe wants US hunter extradited over lion death

Zimbabwe on Friday called for the extradition of Walter Palmer, the trophy hunter from Minnesota who has gone into hiding amid a global outpouring of anger after he shot Cecil the lion. The post Zimbabwe wants US hunter extradited over lion death appeared first on Vanguard News.

Produce APC membership card of DG of DSS or shut up, APC tells PDP

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted that the DG of DSS, Mr. Lawal Daura, is not a card-carrying member of the party, saying nothing short of producing Mr. Daura's membership card or evidence of his membership registration will convince discerning Nigerians that he is indeed a member of the

Ebola: Hope rises as vaccine offers 100% protection in trial

An Ebola vaccine provided 100-percent protection in a field trial in hard-hit Guinea, researchers and officials said Friday, mooting "the beginning of the end" of the killer West African outbreak. The post Ebola: Hope rises as vaccine offers 100% protection in trial appeared first on Vanguard News.

Reporter of the Year to get N1m in Nigerian Breweries Awards

At a press briefing in Lagos, the company’s Corporate Affairs Adviser, Kufre Ekanem said this year’s award would retain the same mechanisms used last year where journalists and media houses are expected to send in entries based on selected themes to encourage media focus on critical sectors of the Nigerian

Hoteliers look forward to better business later this year – Loxley

THE hospitality sub sector of the tourism industry in Nigeria is hopeful that the second half of this year will be better because of the renewed hope in the country’s economy after the last general election. The hospitality sector had it so rough last year because of the Ebola and

Man defiles 11-yr-old daughter

A middle-aged man (names withheld) has been arrested and arraigned before a Makurdi Court for allegedly having sexual intercourse with his 11-year-old daughter. The post Man defiles 11-yr-old daughter appeared first on Vanguard News.

Chadian army kills over 100 Boko Haram terrorists

At least 100 militants have been killed in an operation launched a fortnight ago against Boko Haram jihadists holed up in the islands of Lake Chad, the Chadian army said in a statement Friday The post Chadian army kills over 100 Boko Haram terrorists appeared first on Vanguard News.

US spied on Japan government, companies – WikiLeaks

The US spied on senior Japanese politicians and major companies including giant conglomerate Mitsubishi, according to documents released Friday by WikiLeaks, which published a list of at least 35 targets The post US spied on Japan government, companies – WikiLeaks appeared first on Vanguard News.