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Nigeria News Today: March 11, 2017

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Video: Aramide performs at Vanguard show

Afro Soul singer, Aramide was also a star player at the Vanguard Personality award on Saturday night in Lagos. The post Video: Aramide performs at...

Recession: Economy will bounce back if FG implements 80% of 2017...

By Okogba By Udeme Clement Nigeria’s economy will exit the current recession if  government ensures timely implementation of at least 80percent fiscal elements...

Gunmen abduct Ekiti govt official in Edo, demand N20m ransom

By Nwafor Polycarp By Rotimi Ojomoyela Civil servants in Ekiti State are yet to come to terms with the abduction of one of...

EMEFIELE, CBN GOV, warns ‘We will ensure forex speculators lose...

By Nwafor Polycarp By Emeka Anaeto, Babajide Komolafe and Peter Egwuatu Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, yesterday, attributed the...

BUHARI BACK: Emotions rule Aso Rock

By Okogba By Levinus Nwabughiogu “President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to return to the country tomorrow, Friday March 10, 2017.”With the above lines,...

Ceremony brings Sheriff, PDP traducers under same roof

By Nwafor Polycarp By Dapo Akinrefon, Charles Kumolu and Gbenga Oke Yesterday’s Vanguard 2016 Personality of the Year Awards ceremony held amid glitz...

Scientific discovery and its enemies(2)

By Okogba By Dougals Anele Meanwhile, no philosopher of science or epistemologist has done more than Karl Popper to provide an epistemological rationale...

2016 Vanguard Personality of the Year Awards

By Nwafor Polycarp TIMELINE 6-7 pm—Musical interlude 7pm—Rendition of the National Anthem 7:05pm—Ace comedian, Teju Babyface, introduces guests 7:10—General Manager/Editor-in-Chief, Vanguard newspapers, Mr Gbenga         Adefaye,...

NARCOTICS: Why I spearhead battle against ‘brilliant beasts’ — Bola...

By Nwafor Polycarp By Bashir Adefaka Crescent University, Abeokuta (CUAB) is one of the early private universities in Nigeria and became the first...

2016 Vanguard Personality of the Year Awards

By Nwafor Polycarp ROLL CALL General Yakubu Gowon – a former military Head of State Prof. Ben Ayade – Governor of Cross River Abubakar Bagudu...

Our Foreign Affairs and Diaspora Controversy

By Okogba Following an executive order on immigration  made at the beginning of the year, by the new US President, Donald Trump,...

We are still after corrupt ex-govs — EFCC

By Taiwo Ojoye Chukwudi Akasike THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has said plans are ongoing to prosecute former governors and other Nigerians...

Tough luck: Travails, sufferings of sick Nigerians who are not as...

By Taiwo Ojoye ARUKAINO UMUKORO writes on how Nigerians are groaning under the poor state of public healthcare in Nigeria, while the...

International Women’s Day: Celebrating excellence in womanhood

By Taiwo Ojoye Recently, Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark the International Women’s Day. Four outstanding women x-ray its...

Men can no longer hold on to traditional rules — Osipitan...

By Taiwo Ojoye A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Prof. Taiwo Osipitan, tells ARUKAINO UMUKORO about the challenges of fatherhood At what age did...

NFLL: N244M rich yesterday, homeless today

By Taiwo Ojoye The NFLL office has been taken over by a bank after its officials failed to offset a N128m loan...

The President’s surprise return

By Okogba By Levinus Nwabughiogu News of his departure was not hidden that Thursday, January, 19. He had announced it to Nigerians through...
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Majek Fashek wows at Vanguard award night

Nigerian singer and reggae artiste, Majek Fashek impresses at the award night organized by Vanguard newspaper in Lagos The post Majek Fashek wows...

US action, gross disrespect for Nigerians – Prof. Akinyeye

By Taiwo Ojoye A professor of History and Strategic Studies at the University of Lagos, Prof. Olajompo Akinyeye, in this interview tells...

Trump’s travel ban: Lessons for Nigeria

By Taiwo Ojoye TUNDE ADEGBITE Despite the recent review, United States President Donald Trump’s travel ban remains a critical cause for debates all...

Justice delayed

By Taiwo Ojoye Justice delayed The legal maxim, “justice delayed, is justice denied”, puts into words the frustration of victims of a wrong...

Ambode’s frustration over airport road

By Taiwo Ojoye Olusanya Gbadegesin I read with consternation the frustration expressed by Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, over the non-cooperation of the...

Family petitions US, EU, others over alleged plans to kill Nnamdi...

By Taiwo Ojoye Tony Okafor The family of the detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, has petitioned the United...

Most senators have not paid the price for democracy – Sani

By Taiwo Ojoye The Chairman, Senate Committee on Local and Foreign Debts and Vice Chairman, Committee on Foreign Affairs, Senator Shehu Sani,...

Dad was very proud when I was declared governor — Adeyinka...

By Taiwo Ojoye Ex-Governor of Ekiti State, Otunba Adeniyi Adebayo, is a son to the late military governor of the defunct western...

My children hate politics — Kofoworola Bucknor-Akerele

By Taiwo Ojoye Former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, Kofoworola Bucknor-Akerele speaks about her life, politics and other related matters What have you...

I turned down romantic roles because of my wife —...

By Taiwo Ojoye Nollywood Actor and Director, Kunle Afod, has been married to his better half, Adesola, a civil servant, for 12...

Gen. Adebayo helped to stabilise Nigeria during Civil War – Jemibewon

By Taiwo Ojoye GBENGA ADENIJI tributes have continued to pour in for the late military governor of the defunct Western Region, Maj. Gen...

Be a strong team player

By Taiwo Ojoye I am concluding this series of “the values a leader considers in deciding to support his employees’ career growth”...

Nasarawa herdsmen seek polio vaccines for their children

By Taiwo Ojoye UMAR MUHAMMED  and Ted Odogwu Some Fulani herdsmen in Agyaragu, Jenkwe Community Development Area, Nasarawa State, on Saturday, accused the...

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