Nigerian scouts in Japan for World Jamboree

Abiodun Onafuye/Abeokuta The Chief Commissioner of Scout in Nigeria, Chief Soga Sofolahan has described Nigeria participation at this year World Scout Jamboree currently going on in Yamaguchi Kirara, Japan as historical and part of the change process that will bring about a desired impact on the youth development sector in

Nigeria, Cameroon to complete border demarcation in 2015

President Muhammadu Buhari and President Paul Biya on Thursday reached an agreement to work hard towards ensuring the completion of the land border demarcation between Nigeria and Cameroon before the end of the year. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr.

PDP officials blew N12bn in nine months –Workers … say NWC members shared money made from nomination forms

Angry workers of the Peoples Democratic Party have accused the members of the National Working Committee of the party of squandering N12bn in nine months. Out of the total sum, the workers said N11bn was realised from the sale of nomination forms while N1bn was got from the sale of

Dangote refinery gets $1b grant from USTDA

Aliko Dangote The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) Thursday in Lagos announced a grant of $997.4 million dollars as training support for the proposed refinery by the Dangote Group.

Dangote Cement, Ecobank post higher profits

Ecobank Presco Plc has released to the market its unaudited half year financial results. Despite commodity price challenges, the company reported a healthy growth in revenue, growing to N4.

Quality compressors, at the heart of any good refrigerator

Electronic giant, LG, says that as a result of its aim to make life more comfortable, more convenient, and more efficient for users, its Inverter Linear Compressor refrigerator comes with leading edge benefits – superb energy savings and quiet performance, providing optimal temperature control for fresher food, great durability for

Oyegun, APC Governors In Crucial Meeting

Members of the Progressive Governors Forum (PGF) are currently meeting in Abuja with the national chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in attendance. The meeting which is ongoing at the Imo State Governor’s Lodge was at the instance of the PGF chairman, Governor Rochas Okorocha, although the agenda is

APC has no anointed candidate for Kogi guber race

Senator Osita Izunaso: says APC has no anointed governorship candidate The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Thursday in Abuja declared that the party has no preferred candidate for the forthcoming governorship election in Kogi.

Mkaze’s trending song maintains top chart position

The latest single which adds to the profile of the artiste, is a strong afro-cultural symphony waved into soul soothing lyrics that help to drive home its message of love and commitment. The post Mkaze’s trending song maintains top chart position appeared first on Vanguard News.

Mikel could face Arsenal on Sunday

Arsenal and Chelsea are set to renew their fierce rivalry when they face off against each other in the FA Community Shield tie on Sunday at the Wembley. The post Mikel could face Arsenal on Sunday appeared first on Vanguard News.

Birdman On Lil Wayne/Young Money Brouhaha: “Drake & Nicki Are Going Nowhere”

Birdman has given his first interview over the issues surrounding himself, Lil Wayne and Young Money. Birdman and Lil Wayne have fallen out of favor with each other of Birdman’s refusal to drop Weezy’s Tha Carter V  album, with Weezy now wanting out and suing the label.

Reps leadership crisis: How Obasanjo convinced Buhari to intervene

Abuja — It has emerged that former President Olusegun Obasanjo’s call to President Muhammadu Buhari played a vital role in making the President change his decision not to intervene in the leadership crisis that rocked the House of Representatives which ended Tuesday with the emergence of Femi Gbajabiamila as the

Families sue California health officials for not transferring their mentally ill and disabled relatives out of jail, while enduring Rape and Other Trauma

Families who say their mentally ill and developmentally disabled loved ones endured rape and other trauma while languishing in California jails sued the state on Wednesday, saying officials failed to move them to treatment centers as required by law.

Possible Malaysia plane wreckage to be tested in France

A plane wreckage that washed up on a tiny Indian Ocean island will be sent to France for investigation, as hopes mounted that the mysterious object could unlock the mystery of the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 plane. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Thursday that the two-metre long

Nigerian Army Liberates 59 Hostages From Boko Haram Captivity

Valiant troops of the Nigerian Army have on Thursday announced the rescue of 59 people held hostage by Boko Haram terrorists in Borno state. Speaking about the rescue, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, Acting Director Army Public Relations said, ”As part of efforts to rid Nigeria of Boko Haram terrorists, troops

Arsenal display FA Cup in Lagos

Arsenal Football Club of England on Thursday displayed the English FA Cup the team won in Lagos The post Arsenal display FA Cup in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News.

Fun Shopping & Style At The Mente De Moda July Summer Exchange

With the excitement from the just concluded “JUNE BUG” edition of monthly shopping fair Mente de Moda, The Bang&Kosher Lifestyle company held yet another exciting edition tagged Summer exchange. The event which is usually a great opportunity to do some shopping with some of your favorite celebrities held on Sunday July 19, 2015

Wolverton woo ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha

Former World Cup and Premier League star Jay-Jay Okocha could be on the verge of a shock move to amateur side Wolverton Town after playing for their reserve side last week, the club confirmed. The post Wolverton woo ‘Jay Jay’ Okocha appeared first on Vanguard News.

Buhari Goofs! Nigerian President And His 5 Most Awful Blunders

We all make mistakes, it is naturally an interesting imbued phenomenon, however, when you are the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria – presiding on the affairs of over 170million people – the term ‘blunder’ should but be a false god. President Muhammadu Buhari has been voyaging a lot