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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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How much oil might the world ultimately produce? This estimate will surprise you.
From: R-Squared Energy Blog | By: Robert Rapier | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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U.S. President Donald Trump will sign an executive order on Tuesday to undo a slew of Obama-era climate change regulations. The post Trump to sign order undoing Obama-era climate policies appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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On March 28th a hitherto unknown northern group known as the Arewa Youth Consultative Forum, through its spokesman, one Yerima Shetima, had the nerve and effontry to accuse Afenifere and the Yoruba nation of a “subtle campaign of ethnic cleansing”...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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We're only three quarters of the way through the US's violent century and there's more to come. (Photo: Senior Airman Tyler Woodward / US Air Force) This essay is adapted from "Measuring Violence," the first chapter of John Dower's new book, The Violent...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Wilfried Zaha hit home the Ivory Coast's second late with this moment of brilliance. The FC crew discuss why England tend to look sharp in qualifying but struggle when it comes time to play in the World Cup. Wilfried Zaha opened his account for the Ivory...
From: ESPN | By: ESPN staff | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Some married women residing in Bauchi have attributed their improved health status to regular exercises with the active support and encouragement of their husbands. Some of the women told newsmen in an interview in Bauchi on Tuesday that the new lifestyle...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Some traders have attributed the rising cost of dietary foods to the rising awareness among Nigerians about healthy lifestyles. The post Healthy lifestyles cause of rising cost of dietary foods – expert, traders appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the U.S. and Africa, communities of African descendants are experiencing a high rate of diet related disorders like diabetes and heart disease. A Nigerian American in Washington wants to change that. Nutritionist Tambra Raye Stevenson is on a mission...
From: Voice of America | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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An Ivory Coast judge says former first lady Simone Gbagbo has been found not guilty of crimes against humanity and war crimes.
From: Fox News | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Shaken by a mutiny and then a strike by 180,000 civil servants that closed schools, the West African nation looks for a way back.
From: New York Times | By: SEAN LYNGAAS | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The brain is the most important organ in our body and it’s time we pay more attention to its health and welfare The post 8 habits that harm your brain appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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AS political activities begin to gather momentum in Anambra State, the citizens will be confronted with another opportunity to evaluate the incumbent administration along with other contenders for the coveted office of the state governor. The post Anambra:...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), in Sokoto state, says it has arrested a couple for allegedly burning the male organ of a 17-year old teenager, name withheld, over rape allegation. The Commandant of the Corps, Mr Babangida Abdullahi,...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Governments in Tanzania, Rwanda and Sierra Leone are studying "minigrids" enabled by solar and battery advances. But generating costs must become much more competitive for them to become truly viable....
From: GreenBiz | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The crisis rocking Kogi State House of Assembly became messier, yesterday, as the House suspended one of its members, Friday Sani, for six months for taking the House to court, describing his action as ‘anti-legislative activities.’ The post Kogi...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Aggrieved local government pensioners, yesterday, took over the Benue State Go-vernment House entrance, protesting over 70 months unpaid pension arrears. The post Retirees storm Benue govt house over pension arrears appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In Nigeria, Somalia and South Sudan, potential famines could threaten the lives of nearly 16 million people within months The post Massive humanitarian crisis strikes in Africa as Trump plans aid cuts appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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  Not everyone like my idea for fighting world poverty. Bill Gates wants to solve African poverty by helping more poor people raise chickens. So recently I wrote Gates an open letter in Vox asking him two things. First, consider cash, because …...
From: Chris Blattman | By: Chris Blattman | 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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Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, has said that it has no intention to shut out any ethnic group from its development plans in the region. The post No part of N-Delta’ll be ignored —Nddc appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has warned that he might seek legal redress against those who he yesterday claimed have taken to spreading malice and discrediting his government as a fancy. The post Ikpeazu threatens legal redress against detractors...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Wednesday, March 29, 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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I met a fantastic woman last year when I went on a foreign course from my place of work. We spent more than six weeks together and had brilliant, passionate sex. It was a mind-blowing experience and I really fell hard for her. We exchanged phone numbers...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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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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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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A member of the House of Representative, Mr Obasa Tajudeen, on Tuesday in Abuja condemned failure of some members of the executive to honour Senate invitation. The post Babachir’s refusal to honour Senate invitation a threat to democray – Lawmaker...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Tuesday, March 28, 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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The Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, has recovered over N681.5billion from chronic debtors in the last six years of its operation, its Managing Director, Alhaji Ahmed Kuru, said in Abuja yesterday. The post N681bn debt recovered so far...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Nwafor Polycarp | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, said on Monday it had reached a final settlement with AITEO Group over an outstanding $202.4 million (about N62 billion) debt in respect of under-delivery of petroleum products under...
From: All Africa | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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AS Nigeria joined the rest of the World to mark Salt Awareness Week for the first time, the Nigerian Heart Foundation, NHF, has called on food manufacturing companies including restaurants to add less salt in foods as high intake of salt can lead to...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | 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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WARRI—ALADJA and Ogbe-Ijoh, the two Delta State communities, which have continued to lose lives to a lingering boundary dispute, have pledged to embrace peace, following a charity visit by the Ugwoji Ochalibe Arubi Foundation to raise the spirits of...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Yola—Justice Nathan Musa of Yola High Court, yesterday, granted bail to Mr. Bala Ngilari, former Adamawa State governor, on health grounds, after he appealed against his recent conviction. The post Ngilari, convicted former Adamawa gov, granted bail...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | 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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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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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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Design Institute Lagos is "a product, experience, and innovation Design Firm that teach people how to establish and nurture creativity in their lives."...
From: Timbuktu Chronicles | By: Emeka Okafor | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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A German state-backed venture capital fund this week invested “several million euros” in Tesvolt, a startup that is claiming the world’s longest-lasting lithium-ion battery. IBG Risikokapitalfonds III, a Sachsen-Anhalt state fund managed by Berlin-based...
From: Greentech Media | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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“When I went to Nigeria for the first time I saw my grandmother and she spoke no English at all, but she spoke to us through what she was wearing,” says artist/designer Yinka Ilori. "Her clothes were really beautiful and empowering—and she looked...
From: Cool Hunting | By: Karen Day | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Indian police have so far arrested five in connection with mob attacks on Nigerians in a satellite city of New Delhi
From: Al Jazeera English | By: Editor | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Three men from Kosovo and an unidentified minor have been arrested in Venice on suspicion of plotting to blow up the city's celebrated Rialto Bridge, Italian police said Thursday. The post Italy foils plot to blow up Rialto Bridge in Venice appeared...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Barring any last minute changes, the Senate Joint Committee on Petroleum (Upstream, Downstream and Gas), will on 24th April lay the final report of the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill ,PIGB, before the Senate for consideration and approval. The post...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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Nigerians have expressed divergent views on whether they would blow the whistle on their spouses if found to be corrupt. The post Corruption: Can you blow the whistle on your spouse ? appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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President Jacob Zuma of South Africa is considering offering to step down in 2018, at least 12 months before his term ends, senior party sources said. The post Zuma considers stepping down early in deal to oust minister – Party sources appeared first...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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By Levinus Nwabughiogu ABUJA-President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the relationship between Nigeria and Saudi Arabia was growing stronger for the mutual benefits of the two countries. Receiving the outgoing Ambassador of the Royal Embassy of Saudi...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB Thursday refuted the publication that it has canceled the Computer Based Testing, CBT, adding that the introduction of 8 keys was to enable candidates who are not computer literate answer examination...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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A Karmo Grade 1 Area Court, Abuja, on Thursday ordered that Mohammed Ali,18, be given six strokes of the cane for stealing iron rods. The post Court orders flogging of teenager for stealing rods appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: adekunle | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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