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by adekunle

The UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Nigeria John Howell on Monday said UK would strengthen and promote its existing relations with Nigeria and also assist the country to achieve its huge economic potential. The post UK to strengthen economic relations...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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What do you make of the Appeal Court judgment recognising Sheriff as the authentic PDP National Chairman and rejecting Ahmed Makarfi? Look, let me tell you that I am not supporting Sheriff as such, but my own interest is how to resolve the crisis we...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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The Presidency last night announced that it has flagged off the Presidential Fertilizer Initiative, with the production of more than 4,000 metric tonnes of locally-blended fertilizer in the first week of operation. The post FG flags off Presidential...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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Following his consultations with stakeholders in the oil rich Niger Delta States, the Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has said that a plan to establish a gas industrial park valued at about $20b in the region has begun. The post FG to build gas industrial...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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Since the Immediate Past Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Hon. Justice Mahmoud Muhammad, retired gracefully from the pinnacle of Nigeria’s Judiciary in November last year, the issue of who steps into his big judicial shoes has been generating some heat....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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Secretary-General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, Mr. Mohammed Barkindo, yesterday, disclosed that the worst days for Nigeria due to the low price of crude oil were over. The post Oil price crash: Worst days for Nigeria over...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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SOCIETY of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), has called for more incentives ranging from security for return of investment and policy consistency, as the catalyst for realizing the fortune in Nigeria’s gas industry. The post SPE seeks enabling environment...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, Monday, said it had secured a $416,000 per day reduction, about N126.88 million daily, in its deep offshore rig-rate. The post NNPC secures N126m daily reduction in rig rate appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Ibadan – The eight billion naira CBN currency scam before Justice Joyce Abdulmaleek of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, suffered another adjournmnt on Monday because of the absence of Mr Olayinka Bolanle, a defence counsel. Bolanle is the counsel to...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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TEN years after we lost IkpehareIzedomi Aig-Imoukhuede, the prismatic columnist of Vanguard newspaper, we are still grieving and regretting we’ve not got a heir, a successor, nay a pupil to step into the great shoes of the master. It is the sign of...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Godfrey Kio Jaja Amachree or GKJ as he was fondly called by his many admirers was a pioneer of sorts for many Nigerians and Africans in international diplomacy, football administration and most notably, in Law where he was a mentor to some of Nigeria’s...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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By Chimaobi Nwaiwu. The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has hailed the revoking of the license a top judge handling the case of its leader and Director of Radio Biafra, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, describing his sanction as ‘nemesis catching wrong doer’....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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The National Leader of All Progressive Congress (APC) and former governor of Lagos state, Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said that he can not rule out the possibility ruling Nigeria as president. The post I will not brush aside the aspiration to rule...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) said public confidence was gradually returning to Nigeria’s largest domestic carrier, Arik Air, barely two weeks after it took over the airline. The post Public confidence gradually returning to Arik...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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Many Christians reject central tenets of the faith Jesus delivered, while still claiming to be Christians. We have been socialised on the word of men, contrary to the word of God. Indeed, many have established no-go areas in their hearts and minds against...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Saturday, February 25, 2017
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The eight-year-old marriage of Mrs Kofoworola Ajulo, 31-year-old LASTMA official, may soon hit the rocks as she wants to call it quits, citing her husband’s alleged kleptomania and ritual obsession. The post My husband is a kleptomaniac, LASTMA official-wife...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Saturday, February 25, 2017
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Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of an Australian man who tried to help the extremist militia organisation Islamic State develop high-tech laser and missile capabilities The post Australia confirms arrest of local man who...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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A senior official at Thailand’s palace and a close aide to King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been sacked for “extremely evil” conduct, a Royal Household Bureau official said on Tuesday. The post Top Thai king aide sacked over “extremely evil” conduct...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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German authorities on Tuesday raided sites linked to the mosque association attended by Berlin truck attacker Anis Amri, in an operation involving 460 police personnel. The post Police raid mosque visited by Berlin truck attacker appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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We have just had what looks like the best week for Nigeria’s foreign exchange (forex) market, just on the heels of its worst week (last week). After tumbling to an all time low of N520/USD1, Naira began to appreciate early last week following a swift...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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The Kwara House of Assembly on Monday summoned the management of MTN Nigeria over alleged “wrong installation’’ of mast at Budo Egba area of Ilorin. The post Kwara assembly summons MTN over mast installation appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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From ancient Rome to modern times, mankind has suffered devastating periods of hunger caused by drought, war or misguided politics. The post Dying of hunger: What is a famine? appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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BAYWOOD Continental Limited, an indigenous and integrated oil and gas technical service company, said it is set to acquire matured oil fields from multinational oil companies in the country as part of its expansion drive in the sector. The post Indigenous...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Embattled former governor of Benue State, Mr Gabriel Suswam, spent his second day in the custody of the Department of State Services, DSS, yesterday, as his bid to secure bail flopped, Vanguard learned. The post Suswam remains in detention as bail bid...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Tuesday, February 28, 2017
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IKEJA Electric said it has stepped up efforts against the corrupt attitude of its officers.The Electricity Distribution company said it has commenced fight which aims at curbing unethical practices across its network and also encouraging customers to...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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THE 89th edition of the prestigious Academy Awards show took a shocking turn, Sunday night, when presenters Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty mistakenly announced Hollywood musical film “La La Land” as the winner for Best Picture, instead of the coming-of-age...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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photos: Oscars 2017 The post photos: Oscar awards 2017 appeared first on Vanguard News.
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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THE Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, has warned against a further decline in global crude oil and gas spend in 2017, stating that the industry cannot afford to see investment levels fall for a third year in a row. The post Oil industry...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Nigerian singer Simi, paid a visit to the #BBNaija housemates on Monday, after her sterling performance at the eviction show on Sunday. The post #BBNaija Day 36:Singer Simi visit housemates; ThinTallTony escapes eviction appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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With the emergence of Thin Tall Tony as the new Head of House in Big Brother Naija taking place in South Africa, seven housemates are up for this week’s possible eviction. The post BBNaija: 7 housemates up for possible eviction appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Gov. Ibrahim Dankwambo of Gombe State on Monday inaugurated newly elected chairmen of the 11 local government areas in the state. The  election, conducted on Saturday Feb. 25, saw the ruling Peoples’ Democratic Party winning in all the local government...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Monday released the prototype of the government and the diagram of the government it will run if it achieve the restoration of Biafra. The post IPOB releases propotype of Biafra govt appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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By Soni Daniel Abuja – A patriotic Nigerian, Aliyu Usman Tilde, has alerted the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission of a suspicious lodgement of N900, 000 into his account in a commercial bank. The money, which was mistakenly deposited in Tilde’s...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN) has threatened two weeks warning strike over Depot owners exorbitant prices of fuel products and extortions by Department of Petroleum Resources' (DPR). The post Lagos IPMAN threatens two...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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The US claimed its seat Monday on the Human Rights Council under the new presidency of Donald Trump, whose election has provoked deep concern over the body's future. The post With Trump at helm, US takes seat at UN rights council appeared first on Vanguard...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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The Federal High Court sitting in Uyo has nullified the election of Senator Bassey Albert Akpan who represents Akwa Ibom North East in the National Assembly. The post Breaking: Court sacks Senator Bassey Albert Akpan appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Long-standing tensions between herdsmen and farmers have flared up again in Kaduna state, northern Nigeria, leaving possibly hundreds dead in tit-for-tat violence. The post Ethnic, religious violence again grips Kaduna appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said that it has taken more evidence to the United Kingdom against ex Petroleum Resources minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke and that its was set for the her trial here in Nigeria and anywhere in the...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo state, has said that Nigerians should not expect the administration of President Mohammadu Buhari, to build sky scrapers. The post Don’t expect Buhari to build sky scrapers – Okorocha appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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Human Capital Providers Association of Nigeria, HuCaPAN, weekend in Lagos, called on the Federal Government to re-engineer the economy from bottom-up, diversify it and strengthen its industrial base, among others, to pull the nation's economy out of...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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THREE year old Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, saxophonist, televangelist and Director of Music with the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Kunle Ajayi is expected to lead over 140 worshippers to perform at this year’s Marathon Messiah...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Monday, February 27, 2017
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All Progressives Congress, APC, leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has said that he could contest for a political office in the near future including the Presidency whenever the right opportunity presents itself. The post I’ll run in 2019, if… –...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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THE international human rights outfit, Amnesty International, AI, has engaged the Nigerian military authorities in a war of wits, accusations and counter-accusations since our armed forces embraced a full-scale campaign to overcome the Boko Haram Islamist...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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THE Babangida military regime which shot itself into power on August 27, 1985 was a deceptive one. Early in its life, it asked Nigerians to debate whether to take or reject an International Monetary Fund, IMF, loan and its enslaving conditions. Nigerians...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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Former Benue State Governor, Gabriel Suswam, has been invited by the Department of State Services, DSS, to clear the air on arms and ammunition seized from exotic cars in a luxury apartment in Abuja said to belong to him. The post DSS arrests ex-gov...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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The Nigerian Army troops in conjunction with some officers of Department of State Services (DSS) on Sunday arrested 3 suspected Chadian Boko Haram terrorists in Gombe, Gombe State. The post Nigerian Army, DSS arrest foreign terrorists in Gombe appeared...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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The lawmaker representing Amuwo Odofin Federal Constituency in the House of Representatives, Hon. Oghene Egoh, has distributed empowerment items to widows in his constituency, to cushion the effect of the present economic hardship. The post Rep empowers...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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Residents of Ilamose, Oke-Afa community in Ejigbo Local Council Development Area, Lagos State, have raised alarm over plans by a Lagos property developer, Alhaji Hakeem Osuolale to invade the community. The post Fresh crisis looms in Ilamose, Oke-Afa...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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A renewed drive for public-private sector collaboration is set to commence in Nigeria as Acting President, Prof.YemiOsinbajo inaugurates the Private Sector Advisory Group (PSAG) on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on Tuesday, February 28, 2017. The...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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AS I pondered on the concomitant effects of the recent directive from the Lagos state government to review upwards the fares of the BRT (a mass transportation moving well over 500,000 commuters within the boisterous city of Lagos daily), The post Mr....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Sunday, February 26, 2017
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