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Vanguard’s 2018 Award Winners

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By Clifford Ndujihe NO doubt Nigeria is replete with men and women who have made their marks in their various fields of endeavour. However, picking a few out of this multitude for recognition is...

Mon Dec 10th, 2018     Read More →

Nigeria bigger than politics – Dickson

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By Samuel Oyadongha, YENAGOA PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, former President Goodluck Jonathan, the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, former Vice President, and Peoples Democratic Party...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Sultan receives Bible gift

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…ready to host Adeboye The 20th Sultan of Sokoto and the head of Jama’atu Nasril Islam (Society for te Support of Islam—JNI), Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’adu Abubakar III has said...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

Nothing Special About Atiku Visiting US – Onuesoke

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By Ephraim Oseji As the issue of the issuance of United States (US) visa to the Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, continues to generate...

Sun Dec 9th, 2018     Read More →

I have no regret plotting coup – IBB

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General Ibrahim Badamosi Babangida former Military Head of State of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has said that he has no regrets plotting a coup and that rather he was motivate by the...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Bayelsa govt seeks more revenue allocation to states

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The Bayelsa Government has advocated the need for the Revenue Mobilization, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) to allocate more funds to states. Gboribiogha John-Jonah (middle) The...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

FG boosts water sector with 9 commissioned projects

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By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA- THE Federal Government, Friday, disclosed that the water sector has received boost with the commissioning of nine water projects for the sector to facilitate food...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

Atiku, PDP leaders meet in Port Harcourt

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Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Friday met at the PDP Campaign Office in Port Harcourt, where they discussed key issues ahead of the party’s victory during the forthcoming...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

BUHARI VS ATIKU: Osuntokun, Keyamo in war of words

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By Dirisu Yakubu With less than three months to the 2019 general elections, camps of the two front-line Presidential candidates – Muhammadu Buhari of the ruling All Progressives Congress,...

Sat Dec 8th, 2018     Read More →

No Chinese was caught with human parts in Abia – CP Ezike

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By Anayo OKOLI UMUAHIA—THE Abia State Police Command has dismissed a trending video in the social media showing some unnamed Chinese said to have been arrested in Umuahia, the Abia State...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Police uncover gang’s plot to attack Benue bank

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By Peter Duru Benue State Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ene Okon, yesterday, disclosed that the command had uncovered a plot by an armed gang to attack a second generation bank in the state....

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Curse of oil: Time to return to agriculture

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By Zayyan Gwandu, Taremi Zuokumor & Maryam Zakari THE good old days are certainly gone when groundnut grown in Northern Nigeria was a major contributor to the national economy. The famous...

Fri Dec 7th, 2018     Read More →

Insecurity: Army seeks traditional rulers support in Zamfara

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The Nigerian Army has appealed for the support of traditional rulers in the fight against insecurity and banditry in Zamfara State. The General Officer Commanding (GOC), 8 Division of the Nigerian...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

Nollywood star, Stephanie Linus puts smiles on the faces of 25 women suffering from VVF in Sokoto

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By Benjamin Njoku A total of 25 women formerly living with Vesico Vaginal Fistula,VVF, have received free repair surgeries, giving them a chance to live normal lives again. This life-changing...

Thu Dec 6th, 2018     Read More →

Tambuwal in blistering attack on El-Rufai, accuses him of sinking APC

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By Emmanuel Aziken, Political Editor Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has blasted Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State for being a major factor in what he described as the decreasing...

Wed Dec 5th, 2018     Read More →