Effective weight loss programmes without wasting money


Losing weight is a common goal for many of us. For others, the goal is to get healthy, eat better, or have more energy throughout the day. As someone who is deeply committed to a regular workout routine, I can relate to most of these goals.

5 undeniable benefits to living in a small home


I wouldn’t say our house is small, but it is definitely smaller to many other houses in comparison. Sometimes I get a bit envious when I visit a friend’s large two-story home, or when I see larger homes for sale. The thought of having extra bedrooms to dedicate to needs like

Collapsed building: Lagos seals 1, 423 structures last year


At least 1, 423 structures were sealed by the Lagos State Government for contravening construction permit last year, while 437 defective/distressed buildings were identified. The post Collapsed building: Lagos seals 1, 423 structures last year appeared first on Vanguard News.

Mimiko should be facing impeachment not his deputy– APC

The All Progressives Congress in Ondo State has said that the state Governor, Dr. Olusegun Mimiko, should be the one facing impeachment by the state House of Assembly for committing impeachable offences, and not his deputy, Alhaji Ali Olanusi.

Clueless on Jonathan and Buhari


IT struck like a thunderbolt from the blues. It was an unexpected goal; against the run of play. One second, Suleiman Abba was Inspector General of Police (IGP) the next, he was gone with the wind in what can be called Hurricane Jonathan.

Lagos takes preventive measures against malaria


THE Lagos State Government has adopted a multi-pronged strategy to eliminate malaria in the state. The post Lagos takes preventive measures against malaria appeared first on Vanguard News.

Boko Haram attacks Nigerien soldiers, kills scores

Boko Haram fighters on Sunday attacked a military camp in Dosso, a border community in Niger Republic and killed many Nigerien soldiers. A security source, who confided in our correspondent on Sunday, said that the Boko Haram members invaded a military camp in Dosso through a riverine community on Sunday

SEC set to revive corporate bonds market, Commodities Exchange


The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has said that it is taking steps to address the perceived dormancy in the corporate bonds market. The Acting Director General of SEC, Mr. Mounir Gwarzo, disclosed this while briefing of capital market correspondents at the end of the first quarter of 2015 Capital

2015 Federal Budget: Matters Arising — Afrinvest


The Nigerian Federal House of Representative on Thursday passed the sum of N4.5tn budget for the 2015 fiscal year with an increase of N135.4bn over initial proposal submitted in November 2014.

Foreign Portfolio Investments expected to increase in Q2


Amidst concerns over sudden flattening of the bull run in the Nigerian stock market, dealers are speculating large inflows of Foreign Portfolio Investments (FPIs) on the heels of the post election market rally. World’s biggest sovereign wealth fund (SWF), Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global (GPFG), is said to be refreshing

MAY: Nigeria’s month with history as Adesina seeks to lead AfDB


The month of May is going to be a special year in the annals of Nigerian history as General Muhammadu Buhari will be sworn in as the President of the country having defeated the incumbent, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan. In the same month of May another Nigerian, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina,

Aviation Cabotage will save N200bn annual revenue loss — Agbakoba


“The Economic Benefits of Aviation and Performance in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index Report 2013 states that the aviation industry supports tourism and international business by providing the world’s only rapid worldwide transportation network. Airlines transported 2.8 billion passengers and 47.

The good and ugly sides of CSR


No doubt, companies are increasingly recognising the strategic importance of building business practices that create sustainable economies, environments and societies. In the business world, Corporate Social Responsibility, CSR is an indispensable tool for corporate legitimacy and competitive edge. Even as Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, is a keenly pursued objective of

Garba warns players ahead of Germany trip


Ahead of their training tour of Germany, Flying Eagles coach Manu Garba has warned his players that they are not embarking on a jamboree. The post Garba warns players ahead of Germany trip appeared first on Vanguard News.

Arewa youths back Akume for Senate president

The pan-northern Nigeria youth group, Arewa Youth Agenda has expressed its support for the ambition of the Senate Minority Leader, Senator George Akume, to become the president of the 8th Senate. The National Chairman of the group, Mustapha Sani, announced the group’s position in at a media briefing in Abuja,

Resign your appointment, Dara tells Mu’azu

A former governorship aspirant of the Peoples Democratic Party in Kwara State, Mr. John Dara, has called on the party’s National Chairman, Alhaji Adamu Mu’azu, to resign his appointment.

Card readers made Jonathan lose –PDP chief

A leader of the Peoples Democratic Party leader in Lagos State, Adedeji Doherty, says the card readers used for the presidential election was responsible for President Goodluck Jonathan’s defeat. Doherty, who came third at the PDP governorship primary last year, said this on his Facebook page on Sunday.

Baraje backs Saraki for Senate presidency

A former acting National Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party, Alhaji Kawu Baraje, and the Kwara State Governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Sunday, canvassed for the emergence of the Chairman, Senate Committee on Ecology and Environment, Dr. Bukola Saraki, as the next President of the Senate.