No fewer than 1,100 journalists were murdered over a decade, the UN has said. Continue reading 1,100 journalists murdered over a decade – UN at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The 16 Brigade of the Nigerian Army on Friday commenced `Operation Crocodile Smile III’ exercise across some states of the Niger Delta, to stem the tide of pipeline vandalism in the region. Continue reading Army begins ‘Operation Crocodile Smile III’ in Rivers, Delta, Bayelsa, A/Ibom states at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The Kwara State Government on Friday, commended the Federal Government for adopting the new educational model, “Every Child Counts” Continue reading TV host donates $100,000 to Nigerian paralysed footballer at Vanguard News Nigeria.
Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice-President and the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi have been nominated for the 2018 edition of the prestigious African Value Awards(AVA). Continue reading Osinbajo, Ooni of Ife, others for African Value Awards at Vanguard News Nigeria.
After three years of legal battle over a legislative seat in the Benue House of Assembly, the Appeal Court in Makurdi, on Friday, gave judgment in favour of Joseph Boko and ordered the immediate sack of Benjamin Nungwa, the occupant of the seat. Continue reading Court sacks Benue lawmaker, orders refund of 3 years’ salary…
The U.S. government has agreed to let eight countries, including close allies South Korea and Japan, as well as India, keep buying Iranian oil after it reimposes sanctions on Tehran from next week, Bloomberg reported on Friday, citing a U.S. official. Continue reading Sanctions: U.S. grants 8 countries waiver to buy iran’s oil at Vanguard…
Fashion Buyers Stavros Karelis is the Founder & Buying Director of MACHINE-A, a London-based independent concept store for men and women and Anna Trevelyan is the Co-founder and Fashion Director of MACHINE-A. In 2009, Stavros and Anna opened MACHINE-A, with the of aim of showcasing emerging designers alongside established fashion brands. The store quickly became…
One Nigeria Youths, the organisers of One Nigeria Festival, has taken a swipe at the Centre for Human Rights and Social Justice (CHRSJ) over what it described as a `false allegation’ leveled against the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung. Continue reading Bash Ali: Group warns against frivolous, false claims at Vanguard News Nigeria.
North African giants Al Ahly of Egypt and Esperance of Tunisia will lock horns today in Borg El Arab Stadium, Alexandria, Egypt, in the first leg of the finals of the CAF Champions League. Continue reading Esperance, Al Ahly battle for N900m in CAF Champions League final at Vanguard News Nigeria.
Morocco has imposed a new rule requiring African migrants to fill out an online travel form for approval at least 96 hours before leaving home. Continue reading Morocco imposes online entry permit rule for African travellers at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The Anglican Bishop of Ihiala Diocese in Anambra state, Rt. Rev. Israel Okoye has appealed to the Federal Government and the Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) to accede to organised labour’s demand of N30,000 minimum wage. Continue reading Minimum wage: Bishop urges FG, states to pay N30,000 at Vanguard News Nigeria.
The Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, on Friday, denied collecting bribe from any contractor. Continue reading I’ve never, will never collect bribe, video clips false – Gov. Ganduje tells House at Vanguard News Nigeria.