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by adekunle

NIGERIA’s $34 million worth of investment is said to be the largest portfolio of United Nations Industrial Development Organisation, UNIDO, projects in Africa. This is even as the Federal Government has welcomed the new UNIDO Representative to ECOWAS...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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MICROFINANCE Banks (MfBs) are sources of financial services for entrepreneurs, small businesses lacking access to banking and related services, yet many fall victim due to inability to pay back debt even as it worked for others. . The post Microfinance...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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THE great French philosopher, Charles Secondat, Baron de Montesquieu was an eclectic writer. He started his writings innocuously enough in 1722 with a satirical offering: The Persian Letters, that made him quite famous within the French society. But...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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ON March 16, 2017, an article credited to one Mr. Efosa Ugiagbe had its day in Vanguard Newspaper. The pre-emptive article, titled ‘Edo Tribunal: Fate of APC, Obaseki’ and indicated that the case had either been closed at the court, or the article’s...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Who wrote the letter asking an Adamawa State High Court judge to release the convicted former governor of the state, James Balla Ngilari, from prison? The post Heads to roll over convicted ex Adamawa gov’s release from prison appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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RECENTLY, I was at a function which held at the events hall of the Government House Annex, Warri, on the invitation of a friend Mr. Emmanuel Okotie-Eboh, son of the renowned Chief Festus Okotie-Eboh family and chairman Itsekiri Development Congress,...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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IN order to encourage competition and promote quality standards in the Nigerian real estate sector, Eliel Jerahmeal Nigeria Limited and Weibo elevator company have partnered to provide the best of Webber elevator brands to strengthen industry operation...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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IT is not just enough to acquire skill without the funds to start up an entrepreneurship of your own these days of economic recession where unemployment rate in the country knows no bound. It is against this background that AG Mortgage Bank Plc, a foremost...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The American rapper Wiz Khalifa received a tongue-lashing from the mayor of Medellin, Colombia on Monday for visiting the grave of the city's most infamous son, the drug lord Pablo Escobar. The post Wiz Khalifa tongue-lashed for visiting Pablo Escobar’s...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Suspected Boko Haram fighters stormed a village in northeast Nigeria and killed three people on suspicion of collaborating with the military, security sources told AFP on Monday. The post Boko Haram fighters storm Borno village, kill three for ‘collaboration’...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has called on Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari, 74, to reveal the condition of his health after he spending nearly two months in Britain on medical leave. The post Soyinka asks Buhari to reveal health status, backs...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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Amb. Hakeem Balogun, the Chargé d’affaires of the Embassy of Nigeria in Washington, says different reasons are responsible for the extreme vetting Nigerians face during entry into the US. The post Why some Nigerians faced extreme vetting at U.S. airports...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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THE Senate, yesterday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the current financial challenges faced by pensioners in the country by providing a bailout fund to redeem all Federal Government pension indebtedness amounting to about N174billion....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The United Nations Children Emergency Fund, UNICEF, said yesterday that water shortages, inadequate sanitation, poor hygiene practices and disease outbreaks were posing additional threat to severely malnourished children in North-East Nigeria, Somalia,...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Working relations between the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government has, most of times in the past eighteen years of our renascent democracy, been tempestuous, with the President Olusegun Obasanjo years being the most notorious....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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THE Senate, yesterday, drew the battle line with the Presidency as it suspended for two weeks, the screening of 27 persons President Muhammadu Buhari nominated for the office of Resident Electoral Commissioners, RECs. The post Senate takes anti-Magu...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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By Soni Daniel, Northern Region Editor & Umar Yusuf ABUJA— Embarrassed by the surreptitious manner which convicted former governor of Adamawa State, James Ngilari, was freed from prison on Monday, the Nigerian Prisons Service, NPS, has ordered...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Tuesday reduced the exchange rate at which bureaux de change (BDCs) sells dollars to end-users to N362 per dollar from N399 per dollar. The post Naira Watch: CBN slashes BDC forex rate to N362 appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi has described the National Leaders of All Progressive Congress (APC) and for governor of Lagos State as Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a great inspiration to African youths. The post Tinubu great inspiration...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Donald Trump declared the end of a "war on coal" Tuesday, as he moved to curb rules that underpin American emissions targets and a major global climate accord. The post Trump signs order to roll back Obama climate measures appeared first on...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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An Ivory Coast jury on Tuesday acquitted former first lady Simone Gbagbo of crimes against humanity during the 2010-11 post-election crisis in a stunning verdict after the prosecution had sought to jail her for life. The post I.Coast ex-first lady Simone...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The legal team of ex-governor Bala Ngilari of Adamawa said on Tuesday that the “controversial letter” from Yola Prison was not responsible for the granting of bail to their client. The post Prison letter not responsible for ex-governor’s bail –...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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New African football chief Ahmad Ahmad gave his backing on Tuesday to a potential bid from Morocco to host the 2026 World Cup. The post CAF chief Ahmad backs Morocco 2026 World Cup bid appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has condoled with Mrs. Pauline Tallen, former Deputy Governor of Plateau state, over the death of her husband, Elder John KatkwapTallen, who died at 83. The post Mrs Buhari condoles with Tallen, Galadinma over...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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FIFA said Tuesday it had launched an investigation into incidents which led to the abandonment of a friendly match between Ivory Coast and Senegal in Paris following a series of pitch invasions. The post FIFA probes Ivory Coast, Senegal crowd trouble...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Some prospective candidates wanting to register for Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) examination have called on the board to address the poor internet services in purchasing Personal Identification Number (PIN) in banks. The post JAMB...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Chief Executive Officer of Stanel Group, Stanley Uzochukwu, has revealed that his source of wisdom and success stories were traceable to his respect and cordial relationship with successful elders and captains of industries. He said through their...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Nigeria could avoid playing friendlies in London from now on because of problems obtaining visas for staff and players, coach Gernot Rohr has said. The post Nigeria could shun London after visa hassle – Rohr appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The National Judicial Council, NJC, has cleared Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja of any wrongdoing in his verdicts relating to the leadership crisis rocking the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The post PDP Crisis: NJC clears Justice...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Complete group qualifying fixtures for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon: 2017 June 5-13 Matchday 1 Gp A Senegal v Equatorial Guinea, Sudan v Madagascar Gp B Cameroon v Morocco, Malawi v Comoros Gp C Mali v Gabon, Burundi v South Sudan Gp D Algeria...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Zamfara State Governor and Nigerian Governors’ Chairman, Abdulaziz Yari Abubakar, has asked Nigerians to rally behind President in his quest to fix Nigeria. The post Gov Yaro to Nigerians: Support PMB to fix Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In 2013, China’s president, Xi Jinping, proposed the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st-Century Maritime Silk Road (The Belt and Road). Essentially, the “Belt” includes countries situated on the original Silk Road through Central Asia, West Asia,...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Former Lagos State Governor and National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress, (APC) Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, who turns 65, today has enjoined Nigerian to patronise made in Nigerian goods. The post Use What We Make, Make What We Use – Bola...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has applauded the organized labor for their "show of patriotism" in supporting the ongoing staff verification exercise in the state, saying his administration will reciprocate labor's gesture by repositioning the civil...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Tuesday described the former Governor of the State and National Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a great Nigerian political product and a successful leader who not only...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Senate on Tuesday admitted that it bought a bullet proof Range Rover Sports Utility Vehicle ( SUV ) as had been reported in the media. The post Senate admits buying bullet proof SUV N62m appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Liberation Ministries (a.k.a By Fire By Fire), Nnewi, Anambra State, Archbishop Abraham Chris Udeh has warned against impending blood letting of a high volume across some cities in Nigeria, if the leader...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Federal High Court, Abuja, on Tuesday struck out the breach of fundamental human rights suit instituted by former NNPC Group Managing Director, Andrew Yakubu against the EFCC. The post Court strikes out Yakubu’s human rights suit appeared first...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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*backs Borno govt on December 22 celebration of Sambisa’s fall By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-In what seems like a reversal of its past positions on the killing of Boko Haram leader, Abubukar Shekua, the federal government on Tuesday said the terrorist...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) says Appeal Court’s nullification of impeachment of Alhaji Ali Olanusi, a former Deputy Governor in Ondo State, has corrected “executive rascality and impunity in the state”. The post Olanusi: APC says Appeal...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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President Muhammadu Buhari in his office on Tuesday signed Instrument of Ratification of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change at the State House ABuja. The post Photos: President M Buhari signs Paris Agreement on Climate Change appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The University of Johannesburg’s Humanities Faculty has received the Midas Touch with the addition of Nobel Prize winner‚ Professor Wole Soyinka. Nigerian-born Soyinka‚ the first African to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature‚ joins the university...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A respondent, Mr Abiodun Adeyanju, on Tuesday told an Akure Customary Court that he married his wife, Mrs Opeyemi Adeyanju, carrying another man’s pregnancy. The post I married my wife carrying another man’s pregnancy, husband tells court appeared...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The All Progressives Congress (APC) in Ekiti State has congratulated the party National Leader, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, on the celebration of his 65th birthday. The post Tinubu a politician with a midas touch – Ekiti APC appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A Kano Magistrates’ Court sitting at Audu Bako Secretariat, on Tuesday remanded two men, Abdullahi Mohammed, 50, and Musa Garba, 20, in prison for alleged sodomy The post Court remands 2 men for alleged sodomy appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Palpable tension may have returned to the Big Brother Naija house as today's fresh nominations put TBoss, Debie-Rise, Bally, and Marvis up for eviction, just less than 24 hours after the trio of Bally, TBoss and Debbie-Rise narrowly escaped eviction....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Youths from across various Local Government Area in Rivers State Tuesday staged a pro Buhari solidarity rally in Port Harcourt . The post Photos: Pro Buhari solidarity rally in Port Harcourt appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The erstwhile Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, Mr. Andrew Yakubu, has withdrwan his suit against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). The post Yakubu, Ex-NNPC boss, withdraws N1bn suit against EFCC,...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Osun State House of Assembly under the leadership of Rt.Honourable Najeem Salam has felicitated with the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu on the Celebration of his 65th birthday The post Tinubu, a man...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Senator Dino Melaye representing Kogi West drew a lot of attention at the National Assembly on Tuesday when he appeared for plenary in academic robe and cap. The post Drama: Sen. Melaye appears in academic robes appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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