Praise seeks N2.5m for corrective heart surgery


LIFE has little meaning for Praise Omonhimoria, aged one year and five months, no thanks to a nagging health problem. Born with a hole in the heart, he has been denied the excitement and indulgence of infancy enjoyed by his contemporaries.

Ganduje inaugurates IGR, Project Completion Committee

Maduabuchi Nmeribeh/Kano Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State Disturbed by the lean resources in the state treasury, owing to the fall in oil price, Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state, northwest Nigeria on Tuesday inaugurated a committee on Internally Generated Revenue IGR, with the responsibility to find better ways

APC summons its N’Assembly members over leadership tussle

In a last ditch effort to stop acrimony in the selection of principal officers for the Senate and the House of Representatives, the leadership of the ruling All Progressives Congress has scheduled a meeting with its National Assembly members. The APC leadership is to meet with Senators-elect and members-elect of the

Exhuming Thomas Sankara and history of his revolution


When Captain Thomas Sankara was assassinated on October 15, 1987, it was a dark testimony regime he had instituted in former Upper Volta which he changed to “Burkina Faso”, meaning “Fatherland of Upright Men.” The post Exhuming Thomas Sankara and history of his revolution appeared first on Vanguard News.

‘Falcons good to go against Sweden’


Former Super Falcons head coach, Sam Okpodu believes the side stand good chance against the Scandinavian giants, Sweden. The post ‘Falcons good to go against Sweden’ appeared first on Vanguard News.

Police kill two suspected cattle rustlers in Delta

DSP Celestina Kalu The Delta Police Command has confirmed the killing of two suspected armed robbers who attacked cattle rearers along a bush path near Okpara Waterside, Ethiope East Local Government Area of the state.

Photos: Governor Ambode Visits Scene Of Tanker Accident, Blames Drivers


Amid reports of a tanker accident that destroyed several shops and vehicles in Iyana Ipaja, Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has visited the scene of the event. A tanker loaded with fuel swerved off a bridge in the Iyana Ipaja area of Lagos state and exploded, leaving properties worth

Senate Presidency, Speaker: APC makes move to resolve issues


The All Progressives Congress (APC) is making moves to resolve the rift caused by the tussle over leadership of the upper and lower chambers of the National Assembly. The post Senate Presidency, Speaker: APC makes move to resolve issues appeared first on Vanguard News.

President Buhari Met With Service Chiefs Today…


President Muhammadu Buhari had his first meeting with the service chiefs in his capacity as the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces at the defence house in Abuja earlier today.  Those in attendance were Kenneth Minimah, chief of army staff; Adesola Amosu, chief of air staff; Usman Jibrin, chief of naval staff; and

Keshi retains 8 Home Eagles for Chad

Coach Stephen Keshi Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi has retained eight home based players in camp ahead of the 13 June’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Chad.

I won’t forget Niger Delta development – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has advised the people of Niger Delta to embrace peace in order to allow his administration effect positive changes and massive development in the area. The President, represented by Mr.