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LASTMA nabs five officials for extortion

Five officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) have been arrested for extorting motorists with the help of men in mufti  at various locations in  the State. The post LASTMA nabs five officials for extortion appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Cartoon: Mr & Mrs

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82 Year Old S3xually Active Grandpa Reveals The Secret to Stronger,Bigger Erection & Satisfying A Woman

My Grandpa married 5 wives and had 19 children and there was no time any of the wives packed out of his house according to what my Dad told me. That of course mean that even if he wasn’t rich he was able to satisfy them all sexually.Infact He got married to the last wifeRead More The post 82 Year Old S3xually Active Grandpa Reveals The Secret to Stronger,Bigger Erection & Satisfying A Woman appeared first on Vanguard News.
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How Insurance Can Save Your Life.

Have you ever thought about what would happen if you were unable to work due to injury or sickness? Imagine what your family’s life would be like if you or your partner weren’t around, would they be able to survive financially? How prepared are you for any eventuality that could threaten your life and theRead More The post How Insurance Can Save Your Life. appeared first on Vanguard News.
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My kidnappers used ‘Evil boat’ to collect my ransom money — MUSICIAN

BENIN CITY—EDO State born ace musician, Mr. Osayomore Joseph, has described his one month stay in kidnappers den as very traumatic, just as he launched his new album yesterday where he narrated his ordeal. The post My kidnappers used ‘Evil boat’ to collect my ransom money — MUSICIAN appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Shake-Up in Police, Delta, Adamwa, Jigawa, Sokoto get new CPs

The Police High Command has effected a shake-up in its hierarchy with the appointment of new Command CPs and redeployment of others. The post Shake-Up in Police, Delta, Adamwa, Jigawa, Sokoto get new CPs appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Shelve strike, FG begs PENGASSAN

LAGOS—THE Federal Government, through the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, yesterday appealed to leaders of PENGASSAN, to shelve its planned strike  over the sack of workers by Neconde Energy Services Ltd, beginning today, in the spirit of conciliation brokered between it and the company. The post Shelve strike, FG begs PENGASSAN appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Four feared dead in fresh Otukpo communal clash

MAKURDI—Four persons were feared dead weekend in a fresh outbreak of bloody communal clash in Ogobia town, Ugboju community of Otukpo Local Government Area. The post Four feared dead in fresh Otukpo communal clash appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Septuagenarian hacked to death over minor disagreement in Ondo

The rustic town of Ilu -Titun, Okitipupa area of Ondo State, was thrown into mourning weekend as one Raphael allegedly hacked his septuagenarian neighbour, Kayode Omotore, to death over a minor disagreement. The post Septuagenarian hacked to death over minor disagreement in Ondo appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Why crazy bills when metres are available?

Nigerians have now resigned to their sad fate where the power sector is concerned. Privatisation of the power sector and the creation of the Distribution Companies, DISCOs, by the President Goodluck Jonathan administration have failed to provide the relief promised to the people. Power generation and distribution remain uncertain today as they were on May 29, 2015. The post Why crazy bills when metres are available? appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Dangote accuses BUA of stealing, illegally mining limestone on its properties

LAGOS—MANAGEMENT of Dangote Group yesterday accused BUA of engaging in illegal mining of limestone deposited in its Mining Lease No. 2541, located in the boundary town of Oguda/Ubo in Okene, Kogi State. The post Dangote accuses BUA of stealing, illegally mining limestone on its properties appeared first on Vanguard News.
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I’m happy with my improved health — Buhari

ABUJA—AS President Muhammadu Buhari clocked 75 years yesterday, he has expressed happiness that his health condition has improve greatly and thanked Nigerians for their fervent prayers. The post I’m happy with my improved health — Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Senate blasts TCN for spending N738m to clear abandoned goods at the port

ABUJA—THE Senate has taken a swipe at the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, for spending a whopping N738 million to clear abandoned goods at the port. The post Senate blasts TCN for spending N738m to clear abandoned goods at the port appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Artists and marital breakdown: Why some don’t marry at all

Artists don’t like to be suffocated, restricted, or owned by anyone. Highly disciplined artists with transcendental minds can live for months without sex. If he is married or lives with a woman, she is bound to interpret this sexual hibernation as a waning of his love for her or loss of her power to attract him. The post Artists and marital breakdown: Why some don’t marry at all appeared first on Vanguard News.
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2018 U-17 Women’s World Cup: Flamingoes battle rampant Cameroon

Nigeria’s Flamingoes will take on a rampant Cameroon in February for a place in next year’s U17 Women’s World Cup in Uruguay. The post 2018 U-17 Women’s World Cup: Flamingoes battle rampant Cameroon appeared first on Vanguard News.
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The Yuletide and Edo N’Imose Festival of Arts and Culture

The State Government and the traditional rulers are working together to boost Edo State Festival of Arts and Culture The post The Yuletide and Edo N’Imose Festival of Arts and Culture appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Fuel scarcity, plot by FG to hike price— Fayose

Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose, has said the current scarcity of fuel in the country was a ploy by the Federal Government to justify the planned increment of petrol pump price from N145 to N185 per litre. The post Fuel scarcity, plot by FG to hike price— Fayose appeared first on Vanguard News.
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$1bn to fight Boko Haram: Wike demands special fund for N-Delta

GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has said that the Federal Government must, as a matter of urgency, release funds for tackling of issues of environmental degradation and security in the Niger Delta. The post $1bn to fight Boko Haram: Wike demands special fund for N-Delta appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Negligence of duty by oil companies, regulatory bodies in host communities

The present administration has tried to tackle the problem of unemployment and also promote made in Nigeria products while also encouraging indigenous goods and services, but the question is what happens to the oil and gas industry? Is it meant to be handled by expatriates only? The post Negligence of duty by oil companies, regulatory bodies in host communities appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Is this any way to execute a budget?

Since the All Progressives Congress, APC, controls both the Executive and legislative branches of the Federal Government, we want to align ourselves with the advice given recently by the Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki when he asked the Buhari administration to “stop the blame game”. It serves no purpose; neither is it honest. The post Is this any way to execute a budget? appeared first on Vanguard News.
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DEFECTION: Expect the worst from APC, PDP tells Akala, Folarin

FOLLOWING the defection of former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala and Senator Teslim Folarin and others to the All Progressives Congress, APC, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, told the defectors to expect the worst from the APC saying the party has used and later damaged many bigwigs that helped them in the past.  The post DEFECTION: Expect the worst from APC, PDP tells Akala, Folarin appeared first on Vanguard News.
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BIAFRA: Igbo youths right on agitation, wrong on strategy – Nwodo

NINTH President General of apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Chief John Nnia Nwodo, 65, a lawyer, economist, and former minister, was in Lagos, last Thursday, to address Ndigbo in the state on restructuring and why they must unite, end their differences and hold credible Ohanaeze election in the state. The post BIAFRA: Igbo youths right on agitation, wrong on strategy – Nwodo appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Buhari a living extraordinary Nigerian leader – Ooni

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II has congratulated President Mohammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday anniversary, describing him as an incorruptible leader driven by uncommon discipline. The post Buhari a living extraordinary Nigerian leader – Ooni appeared first on Vanguard News.
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We’ll ensure members comply with regulations — Tinubu

President of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers, NCRIB, Mr. Shola Tinubu in this interview discusses efforts of the Council to build capacity for members. The post We’ll ensure members comply with regulations — Tinubu appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Commercialization of education and the storm ahead

“Currently Nigeria’s out of school population is projected at 10 million while that of India is projected at 1.8 million, though they have eight times our population. Why is it so?” The post Commercialization of education and the storm ahead appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Tenure of CBN’s MSMED fund not development-friendly — MD, NPF MfB

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, NPF Microfinance Bank Plc, NPF MfB, Mr. Akin Lawal, in this interview, highlights some of the short-comings of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development, MSMED, Fund of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and SME funding from the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN). He also provided insight to lending activities of the NPF MfB. Excerpt. The post Tenure of CBN’s MSMED fund not development-friendly — MD, NPF MfB appeared first on Vanguard News.
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It’s cheaper to have marine insurance than get fined for defaulting — Leadway boss

In this interview, Executive Director, General Business, Leadway Assurance, Ms. Adetola Adegbayi spoke on why importers should have insurance for their cargoes. The post It’s cheaper to have marine insurance than get fined for defaulting — Leadway boss appeared first on Vanguard News.
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NAICOM to sanction insurers engaged in data deficient businesses

THE National Insurance Commission, NAICOM, has threatened to sanction insurance companies and brokers engaged in insurance businesses without sufficient information on the business insured. The post NAICOM to sanction insurers engaged in data deficient businesses appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Dangote Sugar: Investors soft-pedalling, but still beat analysts’ target price

THE Renewed bull-run on the stock of Dangote Refinery Plc, appeared to have placed it on a comfortable lead ahead of analysts’ projections despite the 1.14 percent decline it recorded towards end of last week. The two-day loss last week was signalling a profit taking amidst fears of year-end stock price re-balancing. The post Dangote Sugar: Investors soft-pedalling, but still beat analysts’ target price appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Shareholders task SEC on proper monitoring of operators

THERE are lots of sharp practices in the Nigerian capital market and it is time for regulators, especially the apex regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC to hold the bull by the horns by scrutinising annul reports of   public companies and other activities of operators. The post Shareholders task SEC on proper monitoring of operators appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Retail investors are backbone of our market — Olatokunbo

Alhaji, Gbadebo Olatokunbo, former National Publicity Secretary, Nigerian Shareholders Solidarity Association of Nigeria, NSSA, in this interview with Financial Vanguard, spoke on issues affecting the capital market as well as his expectations on quoted companies’ performance in the third quarter. Excerpt: The post Retail investors are backbone of our market — Olatokunbo appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Pensioners’ union clears air over involvement in Mainagate

THE Nigeria Union of Pensioners (NUP) has denied allegations of fraud and inefficiency levelled against its executive members by some of its members. The post Pensioners’ union clears air over involvement in Mainagate appeared first on Vanguard News.
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175 get CIIN Associateship

THE Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria, CIIN, has awarded the Institute’s Fellowship to six members while inducting 175 members as Associates of the Institute. The post 175 get CIIN Associateship appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Losses to e-fraud declines by 38%

THE Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that losses to electronic fraud dropped by 38 percent to N406 million in two years. The post Losses to e-fraud declines by 38% appeared first on Vanguard News.
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UK agrees to return Nigeria’s $85m Malabu oil loot

ABUJA—AFTER many years of legal fireworks, the United Kingdom has given the final clearance for Nigeria to draw down a whopping $85 million seized from entities embroiled in the controversial Malabu Oil scam. The post UK agrees to return Nigeria’s $85m Malabu oil loot appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Technology has helped in checking unauthorised sale of shares —Fakrogha, Foresight Securities

Since the capital market meltdown of 2008, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has come up with various initiatives in terms of technological development to advance the market in keeping with international best standard. In this interview,Mr. Charles Fakrogha, Stockbroker/Chief Relationship Officer with Foresight Securities & Investment Limited, highlighted some of such initiatives and how they have helped in advancing the market. Excerpts The post Technology has helped in checking unauthorised sale of shares —Fakrogha, Foresight Securities appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Commodity Exchange: ASHON, CSCS finalises arrangement for depository services

AS part of the final preparation for the commencement of operation of the Lagos Commodity and Futures Exchange,   LCFE, the Association of Stockbroking Houses of Nigeria (ASHON)     has completed strategic arrangement   with Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS) Plc   on clearing and settlement services. The post Commodity Exchange: ASHON, CSCS finalises arrangement for depository services appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Yuletide season: Analysts differ on equities performance forecast

FINANCIAL analysts have expressed divergent positions in their forecasts on equities market performance this week on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE. The post Yuletide season: Analysts differ on equities performance forecast appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Fund transfer: Between NIP and NEFT

THERE are different types of funds transfer services and it is important for bank customers to understand the differences and implications. The post Fund transfer: Between NIP and NEFT appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Skye Bank, Zenith, others lead Lagos security trust fund

SKYE Bank Plc, one of  Nigeria’s leading retail commercial banks and six other companies have been commended and awarded platinum prize for committing huge resources in support of securing lives and property in Lagos State. The post Skye Bank, Zenith, others lead Lagos security trust fund appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Excess liquidity to hit N1tr as TB repayment deflates cost of funds

THE amount of idle cash (excess liquidity) in the interbank money market may cross the N1 trillion mark this week following the upsurge in market liquidity last week, which caused cost of funds to fall to the lowest level this year.  The post Excess liquidity to hit N1tr as TB repayment deflates cost of funds appeared first on Vanguard News.
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NOC AGM holds tomorrow

The Annual General Meeting of the Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) holds tomorrow In Lagos. The post NOC AGM holds tomorrow appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Odoh wins Plateau Governor’s cup, gets N1.864m

Martin Odo of Minna Cantonment Golf Club has emerged winner of Plateau Governor’s Cup 2017 Golf Tournament in the professional category. The post Odoh wins Plateau Governor’s cup, gets N1.864m appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Conte to replace Zidane

Antonio Conte is in contention to succeed Zinedine Zidane as Real Madrid head coach, according to The Sun of London. The post Conte to replace Zidane appeared first on Vanguard News.
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United down Albion, Reds rock Bournemouth

Manchester United kept their faint Premier League titles hopes alive with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion, while Liverpool moved back into the top four with a 4-0 rout of Bournemouth on Sunday. The post United down Albion, Reds rock Bournemouth appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Falcons end 2017 as Africa’s best women team

Football governing body, FIFA, has released its end-of-year international ranking of Women’s National Teams, with the Super Falcons of Nigerian the top ranked team in Africa. The post Falcons end 2017 as Africa’s best women team appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Akeem Olajuwon: NBA’s most underrated legend

The red ‘R’ on his Houston Rockets fleece shines off the front of Hakeem Olajuwon’s colossal frame. The post Akeem Olajuwon: NBA’s most underrated legend appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Rampant Manchester City crush Spurs 4-1 to go 14 points clear

Manchester City emphatically underlined their complete dominance of the English Premier League on Saturday as they beat Tottenham Hotspur 4-1 to go 14 points clear at the top of the table. The post Rampant Manchester City crush Spurs 4-1 to go 14 points clear appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Rodgers salutes Celtic as record run ends

Brendan Rodgers paid tribute to his Celtic stars for their "incredible" run after their record 69-game unbeaten streak ended in a shock 4-0 defeat at Hearts on Sunday. The post Rodgers salutes Celtic as record run ends appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Flamingoes through to final round of Uruguay 2018 qualifiers

Nigeria’s national under-17 women football team, the Flamingoes, on Saturday scraped through to the final round of the African qualification series for the 6th FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup. The post Flamingoes through to final round of Uruguay 2018 qualifiers appeared first on Vanguard News.
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NPFL 2017/2018 Week 1 fixtures released

The week 1 fixtures for the 2017/2018 season of the NPFL has been released.  The post NPFL 2017/2018 Week 1 fixtures released appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Chelsea, Arsenal earn narrow wins, Palace on the rise

English Premier League champions Chelsea on Saturday claimed an eighth win in their last 10 league games at home, beating Southampton 1-0. The post Chelsea, Arsenal earn narrow wins, Palace on the rise appeared first on Vanguard News.
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NPFL: Lobi Stars ready for 2017/2018 season- Club official

Mr Mike Idoko, the Vice Chairman of Lobi Stars Football Club has expressed the team’s readiness for the 2017/2018 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) Season scheduled to begin Jan. 14, 2018. The post NPFL: Lobi Stars ready for 2017/2018 season- Club official appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Davido didn’t sack me via social media- Kamal

In an exclusive chat with Sunday Scoop, Kamal insisted that he wasn’t fired via social media. The post Davido didn’t sack me via social media- Kamal appeared first on Vanguard News.
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I love threesome porn — Maheeda

Whenever the name Maheeda is mentioned, the first thing that comes to mind is controversy, sex and nudity. The post I love threesome porn — Maheeda appeared first on Vanguard News.
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The Olubadan’s queens may cause his downfall —Oba Olakulehin, Balogun of Ibadanland

One of the sins of the Olubadan, according to the new kings, is that he allows his queens to sit at the Olubadan-in-Council meetings The post The Olubadan’s queens may cause his downfall —Oba Olakulehin, Balogun of Ibadanland appeared first on Vanguard News.
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US/UK ALERT; WAR ON TERROR Security forces nab 645 suspects in two weeks

The Federal Government of Nigeria is raving up its renewed war on terror with the activation of a 400-man team Joint Security Force, comprising the Police, Military, and Para-military organization as an immediate response to terror warning issued by the UK and US governments; and the move is already yielding results as some 645 suspects have been arrested in the last two weeks in the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, and Nigeria’s North East geo-political zone. The post US/UK ALERT; WAR ON TERROR Security forces nab 645 suspects in two weeks appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Jonathan, Dogara, Fayose, APC hail President at 75

Former President Goodluck Jonathan, Speaker Yakubu Dogara of the House of Representatives and Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State, yesterday, paid glowing tributes to President Muhammadu Buhari who clocks 75 today. The post Jonathan, Dogara, Fayose, APC hail President at 75 appeared first on Vanguard News.
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X-mas celebration: Govt. revenue rises as FAAC shares N609.958bn for November

The nation’s federally collected revenue recorded an increase, occasioned by rising crude oil price from $48.66 to $52.07 in the month under review, leading the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, FAAC, to share N609.958 billion, among the three tiers of government on Saturday. The post X-mas celebration: Govt. revenue rises as FAAC shares N609.958bn for November appeared first on Vanguard News.
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2019: How restructuring will determine the fate of Buhari, other contenders —Tony Uranta

While I sympathise with Jonathan that he lost the 2015 election, I thank God because if he had not lost, we wouldn’t have heard the last of it. Everybody would have been saying had Buhari got into power, Nigeria would have been an Eldorado. We all are seeing the Eldorado nonsense that Nigeria has descended into at this period. The post 2019: How restructuring will determine the fate of Buhari, other contenders —Tony Uranta appeared first on Vanguard News.
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I receive insults daily because Benue is finding it difficult to pay salaries — Gov Ortom

I have the mandate of the people since 2015. They demanded open grazing prohibition, it was done; they have now mandated me to fight ghost workers and their owners and bring down the staff strength in our civil service so that our monthly wage bill could come down to N4.5billion The post I receive insults daily because Benue is finding it difficult to pay salaries — Gov Ortom appeared first on Vanguard News.
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As Baby Leaves ‘Detention’… Parents were told child could be ‘detained’ over unpaid hospital bills – CMD

Parents of new babies who also could not pay their medical bills in the hospital were made to deposit their belongings such as motorcycles and generating sets until they had the means to pay The post As Baby Leaves ‘Detention’… Parents were told child could be ‘detained’ over unpaid hospital bills – CMD appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Opposition in a democratic dispensation

To make the difference, opposition parties should be more interested in proffering better solutions than criticizing The post Opposition in a democratic dispensation appeared first on Vanguard News.
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LIBYA HORROR: We watched as 59 Nigerians were shot dead —Returnee – couple

They pushed me and my wife into the boat to cross the sea but Libyan militia arrested us and took us to prison The post LIBYA HORROR: We watched as 59 Nigerians were shot dead —Returnee – couple appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Super 6: MFM fired up for CHAN Eagles

Nigeria Professional Football League runners up, Mountain of Fire Miracles FC are aiming to win the Super 6 tournament title as they face Super Eagles team B in today’s final at the Sanni Abacha Stadium in Kano. The post Super 6: MFM fired up for CHAN Eagles appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Why God kept Buhari alive: Femi Adesina

Let me begin by telling a story. On June 1, 2015, the day I resumed work as adviser on media to President Muhammadu Buhari, he had admonished me: “Adesina, always tell me the truth. That is what I want from you. In this type of position I have found myself, it is very easy not to be told the truth. People will just tell you what they think you want to hear. But from you, I want the truth. As a General, I may argue, but please argue with me. Tell me the truth always.” The post Why God kept Buhari alive: Femi Adesina appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Boko Haram has killed more Muslims than Christians – Sarafa Tunji, new Baba Adinni of Yorubaland

  I believe that it is better to prevent a crisis, to neutralize a threat rather than waiting for that threat to become a conflagration and you can only achieve this if people are united. The post Boko Haram has killed more Muslims than Christians – Sarafa Tunji, new Baba Adinni of Yorubaland appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Video: What Man City has done is an exception – Pep Guardiola

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has called for unity among Yorubas, especially among the Owu people. The post Video: What Man City has done is an exception – Pep Guardiola appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Fuhrer Trump and the decline of American influence worldwide

The dispute over Jerusalem has lasted several centuries. The violence it has brought about among Jews, Christians and Muslims remains explosive till today The post Fuhrer Trump and the decline of American influence worldwide appeared first on Vanguard News.
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#ENDSARS: The intrigues, reality and aftermath

Like a clairvoyant, Lagos  State Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, held the bull by the horns, just few weeks after assuming office at the command headquarters, Ikeja. The post #ENDSARS: The intrigues, reality and aftermath appeared first on Vanguard News.
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For Alabama Voters, It Was A Choice of Good or Bad

When the results came in, the world joined the winning party to sing and dance in celebration. The Democrats were no doubt overjoyed and took in all the praises, but deep inside them, they knew the victory was more than a party or an individual The post For Alabama Voters, It Was A Choice of Good or Bad appeared first on Vanguard News.
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NEWS ANALYSIS- FG Vs SARAKI: The case, the issues and the politics within?

Knowing how high-profile  cases  are used as tools for  political  bargaining in Nigeria,  the projection  could  be   that  for as long as the asset declaration  case  remains,  Saraki  can  continue to be put under check and close control The post NEWS ANALYSIS- FG Vs SARAKI: The case, the issues and the politics within? appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Imo State as Rochas Okorocha & family Nig. plc

Of course, despite the powerful blizzard of buharimania before the 2015 presidential election, I was very sceptical of APC’s change slogan; the bulk of prominent APC members were turncoats from the PDP looking for a different platform to continue their Machiavellian political praxis The post Imo State as Rochas Okorocha & family Nig. plc appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Rwanda prepare for Eagles in Tunisia

Rwanda’s Amavubi are to camp in Tunisia for 10  days as they prepare for the CHAN 2018 finals in Morocco. The post Rwanda prepare for Eagles in Tunisia appeared first on Vanguard News.
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APC only progressive party in Nigeria, Africa, says Tinubu

APC only progressive party in Nigeria and Africa, urging the people to vote APC in the 2019 election. The post APC only progressive party in Nigeria, Africa, says Tinubu appeared first on Vanguard News.
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I’ll get Nigeria to work again – Atiku

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has pledged his readiness to get Nigeria to work again through the provision of gainful employment for her teeming youths across the country. The post I’ll get Nigeria to work again – Atiku appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Buhari’s birthday: President gradually restoring Nigeria’s lost glory- Dogara

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has eulogized President Muhammadu Buhari as he clocks 75 years today. The post Buhari’s birthday: President gradually restoring Nigeria’s lost glory- Dogara appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Ex-President Jonathan felicitates with Buhari at 75

Former President Dr. Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on his 75th birthday. The post Ex-President Jonathan felicitates with Buhari at 75 appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Fayose greets Buhari at 75, knocks him on performance

Ekiti State Governor, Chief Ayodele Fayose, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on the occasion of his 75th birthday, and urged the president to quit when the ovation is loudest. The post Fayose greets Buhari at 75, knocks him on performance appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Obiano to S/east Govs: Join APGA or lose your seat to APGA candidate in 2019

The governor of Anambra state, Chief Willie Obiano has advised his fellow south-east governors to join All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, if they want to be re-elected coming 2019 general election. The post Obiano to S/east Govs: Join APGA or lose your seat to APGA candidate in 2019 appeared first on Vanguard News.
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$1 b cash for Boko Haram fight: Fayose is on his own – Govs

Nigerian Governors, yesterday, distanced themselves from outburst by Ekiti State counterpart, Ayo Fayose, that the approval of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account for tackling Boko Haram was an indirect campaign cash donation for President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 presidential bid. The post $1 b cash for Boko Haram fight: Fayose is on his own – Govs appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Nigerians are weary of applications they can’t afford — Ayoola Tranter IT Boss

Being dynamic is the major key doing business in Nigeria. In other words, looking towards solving problems and not towards merely selling products like a  traders. The post Nigerians are weary of applications they can’t afford — Ayoola Tranter IT Boss appeared first on Vanguard News.
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How Nigeria’s economy will gain from high insurance penetration – Apampa, Equity Assurance CEO

When lives, properties and businesses are protected against risks, the economy develops and this is why countries that have high penetration by insurance products usually show a high level of development. The post How Nigeria’s economy will gain from high insurance penetration – Apampa, Equity Assurance CEO appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Fire: Two die, N500m lost in three incidents in 10hrs

The fury of fire was felt in three cities across the country - Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja, Jos, Plateau State, and Onitsha, Anambra State -  in a spate of 12 years between Friday evening and the early hours of yesterday, with two people losing their lives while goods and artworks worth over N500million were lost. In Abuja, over 20 shops filled with artworks were destroyed in the fire at the Abuja Arts and Craft Village late on Friday. The post Fire: Two die, N500m lost in three incidents in 10hrs appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Why current policies can’t guarantee steady electricity supply — Aganbi, MD, Akogate Group

The simplest thing to do to douse inflation is job creation. If I work, you work and we get paid, the market woman sells. The post Why current policies can’t guarantee steady electricity supply — Aganbi, MD, Akogate Group appeared first on Vanguard News.
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StarTimes adds three more exciting channels

Desirous of ensuring that customers receive the best possible access to great entertainment this yuletide season, leading digital Pay TV Company, StarTimes has introduced three new additional channels to its bouquet this December. The post StarTimes adds three more exciting channels appeared first on Vanguard News.
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CLEANER LAGOS INITIATIVE: Visionscape creates 27,500 jobs to tackle environmental malaise

Nigeria, one of Africa’s leading economies, basking in the abundance of natural resources and a teeming populace. The tragedy lies in the rate of unemployment among her citizens. With the increase in unemployment rate in Nigeria to 14.2% in Q4 2016 from 10.4% in Q4 2015, being the highest unemployment rate since 2009, the availability of jobs in Nigeria is a steady decline. The post CLEANER LAGOS INITIATIVE: Visionscape creates 27,500 jobs to tackle environmental malaise appeared first on Vanguard News.
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FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N609.95bn November revenue

The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) has distributed N609.95 billion from the federation Account to Federal, States and Local Government as revenue generated in November. The post FAAC: FG, States, LGs share N609.95bn November revenue appeared first on Vanguard News.
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US launches YALI transparency campaign in Lagos

Members of the Young Africa Leaders Initiative (YALI) Network recently kick-started a month-long “Transparency and Good Governance Campaign” in commemoration of the 2017 International Anti-Corruption Day. The post US launches YALI transparency campaign in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Data protection experts task NASS on legal framework

African Academic Network on Internet Policy has requested that the National Assembly inserts the following in data protection framework or bill, “the use of personal data must be in accordance with the purpose for which it was collected, consent of the individual must be obtained prior to collecting his/her personal data; rights of the individual to seek legal remedies for misuse and or unauthorized access to his/her personal data must be guaranteed”. The post Data protection experts task NASS on legal framework appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Group empowers differently abled children

In line with its Corporate Social Responsibility initiative, Event Industry Nigeria (EIN) in collaboration with Event Market Nigeria (EMN) recently supported the differently abled in the society by organizing a charity event tagged, ‘Differently Abled Meet and Greet’ for Pacelli School for the Blind and partially sighted children, Surulere, Lagos. The post Group empowers differently abled children appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Eagles goalkeepers will be ready for Russia 2018 — Agu

Super Eagles assistant coach, Alloy Agu has assured that the team will not lack quality goalkeeping at the 2018 FIFA World Cup tournament in Russia. The post Eagles goalkeepers will be ready for Russia 2018 — Agu appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Nesiama bags CAA technical job

Former Athletics Federation of Nigeria technical director, Omatseye Nesiama has been appointed as one of the International Technical Officials, to serve on the Confederation of Africa Athletics ITO panel from 2018-2021. The post Nesiama bags CAA technical job appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Uruguay 2018: Flamingoes survive Ethiopia, scrape through to final round

Nigeria’s U-17 girls, Flamingoes scraped through to the final round of the African qualification series for the 6th FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup yesterday, after battling to a barren draw against visiting Ethiopia at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium in Benin City. The post Uruguay 2018: Flamingoes survive Ethiopia, scrape through to final round appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Access Bank/Lagos Marathon: No more room for elite athletes

A  record number of elite athletes have registered to run at the 2018 Access Bank/Lagos City Marathon billed for February 10. It was gathered from organising officials that more than enough elite athletes have been listed for the race and those still wishing to participate will have to wait till another year. “We have alreadyRead More The post Access Bank/Lagos Marathon: No more room for elite athletes appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Russia 2018 W/Cup: ABITECH vows to boost power supply

Football fans who want to enjoy the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup and other Sports events live in their living rooms have been reassured of stable electricity by the management of ABITECH Engineering Ikorodu, Lagos. The post Russia 2018 W/Cup: ABITECH vows to boost power supply appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Diouf: Tough challenge for Teranga Lions at Russia 2018

Senegal international Mame Biram Diouf admitted that it will be difficult to beat the country’s achievement in the 2002 FIFA World Cup in South Korea and Japan. The post Diouf: Tough challenge for Teranga Lions at Russia 2018 appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Drama in Stuttgart as Bayern go 11 points clear

Thomas Mueller came off the bench to score the winner and Sven Ulreich saved a 95th-minute penalty as Bayern Munich won 1-0 at VfB Stuttgart on Saturday to go 11 points clear in the Bundesliga. The post Drama in Stuttgart as Bayern go 11 points clear appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Iceland can top Argentina, Nigeria — Skulason

Iceland international Olafur Skulason is confident that his side can qualify from one of the toughest groups at the 2018 World Cup that includes Lionel Messi’s Argentina. The post Iceland can top Argentina, Nigeria — Skulason appeared first on Vanguard News.
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Drama in Stuttgart as Bayern go 11 points clear

Thomas Mueller came off the bench to score the winner and Sven Ulreich saved a 95th-minute penalty as Bayern Munich won 1-0 at VfB Stuttgart on Saturday to go 11 points clear in the Bundesliga. The post Drama in Stuttgart as Bayern go 11 points clear appeared first on Vanguard News.
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