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Gov. Ihedioha promises to pay pension in Imo- Vanguard News

The Imo Governor, Chief Emeka Ihedioha, has restated his administration’s commitment to the implementation of a veritable pension administration in the state. Emeka Ihedioha,...

Onyeama didnt refuse to appear before Reps:Foreign min. Vanguard News

By Lizzy Okoji, Abuja The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has dismissed allegations that its minister, Geoffrey Onyeama refused to appear before the House of...

Be transparent and fair to all aspirants, Okoya urges PDP Vanguard...

By Emem Idio ONE of the leading PDP governorship aspirants, Architect Reuben Okoya, has tasked the party on the need to conduct...

Declare state of emergency in Nigeria- Vanguard News

By Dayo Johnson AKURE—NOBEL Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, yesterday, called on President Muhammadu Buhari to declare a state of emergency as a way to...

Vanguard News Atiku calls for probe as Military denies burying 1,000...

By Kingsley Omonobi & Dirisu Yakubu, with Agency reports ABUJA—The Military High Command, yesterday, decried what it described as a figment of Wall Street...

South China Sea: Tensions erupt as Vietnam extend oil rag on...

China has confronted Vietnam’s drilling within the disputed waters and attempted to cease the activity, the South China Morning Post (SCMP) reported. But...

Herdsmen stab 49-yr-old farmer to death in Ogun Vanguard News

By Daud Olatunji   ABEOKUTA—RESIDENTS of Adao community in Alabata area of Odeda Local Government Area in Ogun State were thrown into confusion, yesterday, when two suspected herdsmen reportedly...

First Lady applauds determination of Judiciary in handling Vanguard News

 First Lady,  Aisha Buhari, has expressed satisfaction with the determination  of the Judiciary in handling with rape cases by ensuring that...

Vanguard Editor, Jide Ajani, appointed as media adviser to Oyo Gov

By Adeola Badru IBADAN-GOVERNOR Seyi Makinde has approved the appointment of the immediate past Sunday Editor of Vanguard newspaper, Mr. Jide Ajani as Special...

Wike rejects Ruga settlements – Vanguard News

Rivers State Government has stated that it will not participate in the Federal Government’s Ruga Settlements for herdsmen. Herdsmen along with their...

ALAIBE: Lest we forget the triumphant entry – Vanguard

ALAIBE: Lest we forget the triumphant entry  VanguardA former Managing Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Timi Alaibe, is living up to...

Tidi hails inauguration of lawmakers, promises robust relationship – Vanguard

Tidi hails inauguration of lawmakers, promises robust relationship  VanguardBy Ndahi Marama. Maiduguri—Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has charged a top official of Borno...

EDO 2020: Upwelling rumble in APC – Vanguard

EDO 2020: Upwelling rumble in APC  VanguardQuestions Oshiomhole Must Answer on Benin Specialist Hospital  THISDAY NewspapersView full coverage on Google News Source link

ASUU suspends planned strike – Vanguard News

By Demola Akinyemi Ilorin – The National president of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Professor Abiodun Ogunyemi has said that the union has...

Alaafin lauds Ajimobi’s achievements – Vanguard News

Oyo(Oyo State) – The Alaafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi, has lauded Gov. Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State for the achievements recorded by...

Police rescue 2 kidnap victims, arrest 3 suspects Vanguard News

The Police on Sunday said they had rescued two kidnapped persons and arrested three suspects in connection with the crime. The suspects, Force Spokesman,...

APC, INEC in tug-of-war over polls materials Vanguard News

By Chioma Onuegbu THE Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, in Akwa Ibom State under the watch of Resident Electoral Commissioner, Mr. Mike Igini is...

NFF mourns two ex-internationals – Vanguard News

Emmanuel Okogba The Nigerian football family has been thrown into mourning following the death of two ex-internationals; George Omokaro and Wilson Oboh. Oboh-Omokaro Describing it as...

Dishonourable pay – Vanguard News

By Denrele Animasaun He that is of the opinion money will do everything may well be suspected of doing everything for money—Benjamin Franklin A sharp intake...

The minimum wage swindle – Vanguard News

By Dele Sobowale It was beautiful and simple as all truly great swindles are — O. Henry, 1862-1910 PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari signed into law the...

Vanguard, Rotary Club, PECAN, wage war against malaria

By Sola Ogundipe In line with the 2019, World Malaria Day theme: “Zero Malaria Starts with Me,” Vanguard Newspapers in collaboration with Rotary Club...

‘Buhari out to surprise party, cabal, lobbyists’ – Vanguard

‘Buhari out to surprise party, cabal, lobbyists’  VanguardBuhari has embarked on unknown voyage — PDP  The Punch‘Why the elite hates Buhari’  GuardianPDP: Buhari Should Transmit Letter...

Has Tinubu changed? – Vanguard News

By Emmanuel Aziken By the time Yakubu Dogara was finishing his mandatory National Youth Service Corps, NYSC programme in 1994, Bola Ahmed Tinubu had...

No female condom please!’ – Vanguard News

•Women explain why, despite the huge benefits of the device made for them, they prefer the male type•Experts: Why every woman needs it By...

Ambode’s treatment for Obaseki? – Vanguard News

Emmanuel Aziken How the Ambode Treatment turned into a catchy anecdote in Nigeria’s political phraseology is one that associates of the outgoing governor of...

Conclusion of inconclusive matters – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Emmanuel Aziken Aides and supporters of the Prof. Mahmood Yakubu led Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, were until not too long ago, claiming that...

2019 Elections: Happy survival – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Owei Lakemfa NIGERIANS who are alive today, should wish themselves happy survival because scores  of their compatriots have been  sent to untimely graves...

Kwara: Saraki switches strategy – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Demola Akinyemi ILORIN – THE ruling People’s Democratic Party, PDP in Kwara State has quickly gone back to the drawing board to re-strategize...

Speaker’s Race: PDP waiting to play the spoiler role – Vanguard

Speaker’s Race: PDP waiting to play the spoiler role  VanguardThree months ahead of the inauguration of the 9th House of Representatives, six major contenders...

What aided Buhari’s victory – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Ben Agande, KadunaAgainst all national and international predictions, President Muhammadu Buhari of the All Progressive Congress spectacularly defeated the candidate of the...

5G is coming: what can we expect? – Vanguard

5G is coming: what can we expect?  VanguardThis year the telecoms industry will begin the transition to new fifth-generation cellular networks — known as...

Breaking: President Buhari wins polling unit – Vanguard

Breaking: President Buhari wins polling unit  VanguardBuhari's 84-year-old sister votes  The PunchBuhari caught peeping into Aisha’s ballot papers, INEC must sanction him  Information NigeriaPresidential election: I...

NASS postpones resumption – Vanguard News Nigeria

The National Assembly has announced the postponement of its resumption scheduled for Tuesday Feb. 19 to Tuesday Feb. 26. The Clerk of ...

Say bye-bye to failure – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Funmi Komolafe Brethren, it’s another beautiful morning and we look forward to blessings in the new week.  May the blessings of the Almighty...

Okowa’s aide assassinated – Vanguard News Nigeria

Gov mourns By Jimitota Onoyume and Festus Ahon AIDE to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa, Mr Lawrence Ngozi Akpomiemie, has been...

Tinubu, Osinbajo under pressure – Vanguard News Nigeria

…as Buhari arrives Lagos •APC, PDP in war of words•Yoruba don’t like PDP – Joe Igbokwe•APC has passed vote of no confidenceon itself in...

I deserve to be reelected—Buhari – Vanguard

I deserve to be reelected—Buhari  VanguardElections: Tight security as Buhari, Osinbajo arrive in Ondo, Ekiti for campaign  The PunchBuhari Seeks Ekiti Obas’ Support for Re-election  THISDAY...

Presidency Dismisses Atiku’s Endorsement – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Emmanuel Aziken The presidency on Sunday night dismissed the endorsement of Atiku Abubakar, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP presidential candidate by...

Petroleum Marketers endorse Buhari – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru Ahead of the Feb-ruary 16 Presidential election, the Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, on Friday endorsed President Muhammadu Buhari...

Breaking: Patience Jonathan loses N1 billion to FG – Vanguard

Breaking: Patience Jonathan loses N1 billion to FG  VanguardPatience, wife of former President Goodluck Jonathan, has forfeited temporarily N1.0004 billion to the Federal Government. Source...

Ensuring Nigeria’s survival – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Larry Onwuta THE survival instinct of a nation revolves within the capacity and charismatic leadership of the person who pilot its affairs. Nigeria...

PDP’s bigwig joins Buhari – Vanguard News Nigeria

Mr Bolaji Anani, former National Financial Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and his supporters have defected to the All Progressive Congress...

Onnoghen challenges suspension – Vanguard News Nigeria

Allegations : Respond in 7 days, NJC tells Onnoghen, Ag CJN•Ex-Appeal Court boss, Abdullahi elected interim chair presides over NJC meeting•Gives FJSC nod...

Strange games in Rivers – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Egufe Yafugborhi Two weeks ago, the immediate past governorship candidate of the APC in Rivers State, Dr. Dakuku Peterside flew into Port-Harcourt ostensibly...

Obasanjo fires Buhari again – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Nwafor Sunday & Idowu Bankole Ex-president Olusegun Obasanjo has again chided President Muhammadu Buhari, noting that he (Buhari) is sick in...

Breaking: IG dissolves FSARS – Vanguard

Breaking: IG dissolves FSARS  VanguardActing IGP Orders Disbandment Of FSARS, Others  Channels TelevisionBREAKING: Police IGP orders immediate disbandment of SARS  TheCableBREAKING: IGP Adamu disbands F-SARS  Daily Post...

Thugs attack Saraki’s family quarters in Kwara – Vanguard

Thugs attack Saraki's family quarters in Kwara  VanguardKwara APC gov candidate, Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq escapes assassination  VanguardTension in Ilorin as PDP, APC Supporters Clash  THISDAY NewspapersBREAKING: Saraki's...

Dino Melaye in hospital – Vanguard News Nigeria

Senator Dino Melaye in hospital as he claimed to be having health challenges when the police came to take him to...

WAR IN NANS! – Vanguard News Nigeria

Removee my name from records— MahmudWaiting for your official letter— NANSNANS leaders are state agents— Arogundade By Mike Ebonugwo & Dayo Adesulu

Breaking: Dino Melaye surrenders – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Nwafor Sunday The Senator representing Kogi west Constituency, Dino Melaye has finally submitted himself to the Nigerian Police. IGP Ibrahim...

PDP, SDP, group disagree over Buhari’s performance – Vanguard

PDP, SDP, group disagree over Buhari’s performance  Vanguard2019 Election Is Not A Do Or Die Affair, Have No Fear - Buhari  Channels TelevisionIssues that will...

Buhari mourns Ayodeji Femi-Pearce – Vanguard News Nigeria

Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed sadness over the death of a renowned Professor of Medicine, Ayodeji Femi-Pearce,(86), who passed away at...

Tweets from #Debate2019 – Vanguard News Nigeria

Reactions have continued to trail yesterday’s live TV debate at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja for Vice Presidential candidates for the 2019...

Electoral Bill: Buhari’s Betrayal – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Tony Eluemunor A noisy but silly debate is on; whether the National Assembly could muster two-thirds majority vote to override President Mohammadu Buhari’s...

Why APC ‘Bastards’ are not reconciling – Vanguard

Why APC ‘Bastards’ are not reconciling  VanguardOnly few would have been shocked by Mr. Adebayo Shittu's claim that he would be a bastard to...

Senate passes amnesty bill – Vanguard News Nigeria

…approves $1bn completion fund for Ajaokuta Steel By Henry Umoru ABUJA—THE Senate, yesterday passed a bill to provide a legal and...

Buhari’s Minister resigns – Vanguard News Nigeria

…Attends FEC valedictory session By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA- MINISTER of State for Environment, Ibrahim Jubril, has resigned from the Federal Cabinet. Ibrahim...

Atiku and South-East negotiations – Vanguard News Nigeria

Presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in the 2019 elections, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar is undeniably a popular figure and a force...

STRIKE: FG, ASUU inconclusive – Vanguard News Nigeria

By Joseph ErunkeABUJA—AFTER a marathon meeting that lasted for close to three hours Monday,the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities,...

The ASUU strike morass – Vanguard News Nigeria

FOR the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU and other unions in the Nigerian tertiary education system, strikes have become almost annual rituals...

Buhari’s school certificate saga – Vanguard News

By Rotimi Fasan AS the 2019 elections  hot up , Nigerians are once again clamoring for President Muhammadu Buhari to produce evidence that he...

For Hauwa Liman, martyred – Vanguard News

By Obi Nwakanma Since the movers of Boko Haram think of books as “haram,” it is most unlikely that they, being illiterate, can comprehend,...

Fayose presents handover note – Vanguard News

By Rotimi OjomoyelaAdo-Ekiti-The out going Governor of Ekiti Ekiti State, Mr Ayodele Fayose, on Friday presented a handover note to the state’s Head...

Ohakim moves to Accord – Vanguard News

By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Immediate past governor of Imo State, Ikedi Ohakim, has again shifted base from the All Progressives Grand Alliance,...

Saraki, Ekweremadu Congratulate Atiku – Vanguard News

By Emmanuel Aziken, Political EditorPresident of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki and his deputy, Senator Ike Ekweremadu have formally congratulated former Vice...

Did Osun really decide? – Vanguard News

By Chioma Gabriel I don’t like to comment on political issues even with the Osun election but after I listened to delegations from the...

Delta: Floodwater rising – Vanguard News

By Emma Amaize,  Regional Editor, South-South  IT was a pathetic situation, last Wednesday, as Governor Ifeanyi Okowa undertook a tour of some communities submerged...

Aimart Realtors woos Nigerians – Vanguard News

Aimart Realtors wants to help those who want to own their homes to make their dream a reality. Mr. Martins Iluyomade, the managing director...

UDUAGHAN: The final straw – Vanguard News

•Ibori’s dilemma, why his efforts flopped•Why Gov Okowa declined to stop Senator Manager, Hon Diden• Hon Godwin Abigor defends Uduaghan, blames Okowa By Emma...

Saraki’s declaration divides Nigerians – Vanguard News

Reactions have trialed President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki’s declaration to run for the presidency of the country in the 2019 general...

Saraki versus APC – Vanguard News

Oshiomhole-SarakiBy Donu Kogbara Last week, I publicly expressed a view that has been privately expressed by most of the people I have spoken to...

Justice Katsina-Alu bows out – Vanguard News

By Udo IbuotNEWS  that renowned  jurist and former Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Aloysius Iyorgyer Katsina-Alu, GCON, had passed on in a private...

CCT: Men Nigeria needs – Vanguard News

By Abdulwahaab ObaFOLKS, this victory is sweet. It’s a victory for democracy. It’s a victory for Nigeria. This victory belongs to the judiciary;...

Abacha $322m loot : Reps move to use fund to resuscitate...

The House of Representatives on its resumption for Tuesday plenary session started to process a bill which seeks to use the $322 million...

APC and Oshiomhole’s legerdemain – Vanguard News

By Sufuyan Ojeifo Dateline: June 11, 2018. Abuja. Artificial barriers and shared prejudices crumbled like a pack of cards at the Ladi Kwali Hall...

NBBF mourns Wale Aboderin – Vanguard News

The Tijjani Umar led Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has expressed shock on the sudden death of one of the strong pillars...

Celebrating Lagos At 51 – Vanguard News

By Akinwunmi AmbodeExactly a year ago, Lagos State turned 50. Nigerians came out in larger numbers to participate in the one-year long celebration...

EFCC quizzes, releases Yero – Vanguard News

By Ben Agande, Kaduna The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Friday quizzed the former governor of Kaduna state, Ramalan Yero and...

Buhari hits corruption hard – Vanguard News

President Muhammadu Buhari has turned the tide against corruption to free Nigerians from the impacts of the menace. Mr Akinremi Bolaji, Minister Plenipotentiary, Permanent...

2019: APGA woos Okorocha – Vanguard News

As youths endorse Nwulu for Governor By Chinonso Alozie, Owerri Investigations yesterday revealed that internal consultations are on top gear, by...

Again,the health sector – Vanguard News

By Muyiwa Adetiba JOHESU is an acronym for Joint Health Sectors Union. Ordinarily, this should mean that it speaks for all the health sectors...

Danjuma’s ominous outburst – Vanguard News

By Obi Nwakanma If anyone is in doubt that Nigeria is under siege by a foreign military...

Buhari’s parables about Tinubu – Vanguard News

By Emmanuel Aziken Was the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP being mischievous last Thursday when it advised Asiwaju...

When disobedience is golden – Vanguard News

By Josef Omorotionmwan NO condition is permanent. This also explains why in the world of work and...

Ijaw nation honours Ibori – Vanguard News

WARRI—THE Ijaw nation has organised a reception in Akugbene Town, to honour Chief James...

Obasanjo endorses AnchorLoEIS – Vanguard News

FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo has endorsed Anchor Insurance Loss of Employment Insurance Scheme (AnchorLoEIS). Obasanjo...

Russia to use SS-19 Stiletto ICBMs as carriers for Vanguard hypersonic...

The Soviet-made Stilettos have been warehoused for several years but will now be deployed as the carriers of the first series of hypersonic glide...

Ita-Giwa, Dame Amaechi, Eze-Anaba, Justice Phillips, others for Vanguard’s Int’l Women’s...

In commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day, IWD, 2018, themed ‘Time is now: Transforming Women’s...

Bimbo Lanre-Balogun’s political strides – Vanguard News

By Oba Michael Soyebo Despite the rapid decrease in women participation in politics in Nigeria in...

IPOB/MASSOB disrupt ECA meeting – Vanguard News

By Emeka MamahMembers of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Tuesday, disrupted a gathering of the...

John Shagaya’s death confirmed – Vanguard News

Former ECOMOG Peace keeping Commander, former internal affairs minister, and former Senator representing Plateau...

Ambode and Participatory Governance – Vanguard News

By Dr. Abdul Hakeem AbdulLateef, Lagos Commissioner of Home Affairs “There is no way anyone can manage...

Buhari’s Benue blues – Vanguard News

By Emmanuel Aziken It is now understandable why some senior officials of the Muhammadu Buhari administration were...

Coalition for what? – Vanguard News

LAST week, ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo wrote an open letter criticizing President Muhammadu Buhari on various levels...

Obasanjo Strikes again – Vanguard News

By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor For the second time in as many generations, Olusegun Obasanjo has had...

Hellhole called Nigerian prisons – Vanguard News

By Mike Ebonugwo‘UNFORTUNATELY very alarming!”   That is how the the Attorney General of the Federation and...

Masquerades: Art or cultism? – Vanguard

Masquerades: Art or cultism?VanguardIf masquerades and the arts are seen as entertainment, it is obviously not right to stigmatise the masquerade by equating it...

Praising the Lord – Vanguard News

By Femi Aribisala PRAISE HIM! The God who made you and formed you. (Deut 32:6). PRAISE HIM!...

175 get CIIN Associateship – Vanguard News

THE Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, CIIN, has awarded the Institute’s Fellowship to six...

Nigeria still needs SARS – Vanguard News

COMPLAINTS over alleged excesses of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police Force have...

Of haunting songs and dying dreams – Vanguard

VanguardOf haunting songs and dying dreamsVanguardAt a wedding reception recently in Lagos, the father of the bride was called out to counsel the newlyweds...

Nigeria o n’ibaje – Vanguard News

By Vincent Uba When in 2006, His Excellency Babatunde Fashola, contested the governorship election of Lagos State,...

Taking Jesus to court – Vanguard News

According to Mosaic Law, Jesus the Creator was responsible for Adam’s death. By Femi Aribisala

God is never late – Vanguard News

By Funmi Komolafe Brothers and Sisters in Christ, we are grateful to God for sparing our lives...

MASSOB eulogises Ekwueme – Vanguard News

By Chimaobi Nwaiwu ENUGU—THE Movement for The Actualization of The Sovereign State Of Biafra, MASSOB, has said...

Still on Burna Boy! – Vanguard News

Stories by Benjamin Njoku The last is yet to be heard concerning the readiness of...

The man Alex Ekwueme – Vanguard News

Dr Alex Ekwueme who was Vice President to President Shehu Shagari was ousted in...

Anambra, dear Anambra – Vanguard News

By Chioma Gabriel Yesterday,  Ndi Anambra went to the polls  to elect a new governor. It was...

Popping the bubble – Vanguard News

By Yetunde Arebi Hi, It is believed that one’s first love is the true...

Google honours Chinua Achebe – Vanguard News

Lagos – Technology giant, Google has honoured Nigerian literary icon, Chinua Achebe on its doodle, adding...

Love is a cross – Vanguard News

By Francis Ewherido Some weeks ago, I wrote that love is an ocean, given different meanings and...

Rebranded Benson Okonkwo – Vanguard News

POPULAR Nollywood actor, Benson Okonkwo, who once became controversial  after featuring in a gay...

Okorocha appoints 27 commissioners – Vanguard News

By Chidi Nkwopara OWERRI—BARELY one week after Governor Rochas Okorocha rolled out the first list of Commissioner-nominees,...

Homemade Plantain Chips – Vanguard News

PLANTAIN Chips are crunchy Nigerian snacks made with either ripe or unripe plantains. When making it...

This Jaga-Jaga Don Do – Vanguard

VanguardThis Jaga-Jaga Don DoVanguardIf you are driving into Nigeria from the Murtala Muhammed International airport, Nigeria would shock you. The unkempt airport and its...

Gaining positive emotions (2) – Vanguard News

FORGIVE ENDLESSLY-LOVE DEEPLY: “We will never know the depth of love until we learn how to forgive...

Minister confirms Maina’s re-instatement – Vanguard News

The Minister of Interior, retired Lt.-Gen. Abdulrahman Dambazau, has confirmed the resumption of duty by former...

Adebanjo, Tinubu and Buhari – Vanguard News

By Ibidapo Balogun In his interview published on page 12 of the Sunday Punch of 15th October,...

Southwest PDP: Survival schemes – Vanguard News

Southwest leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP have plans to survive intrigues being set against...

Calabar Port comes alive – Vanguard News

By Ike Uchechukwu CALABAR—The Calabar Port, Cross River State, yesterday,  came alive as a vessel,...