A beggar, Binta Umar, yesterday, dragged a fellow beggar, Hajara Kano, to a Sharia Court ll sitting at Magajin Gari, Kaduna over alleged assault and stealing.
Vanguard Newspapers, 13 days ago
ENUGU—THE Peoples Democratic Party,PDP, candidate in the just concluded March 9 governorship election, Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi has been declared winner as he polled 449,935 votes against his main challenger of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Senator Ayogu Eze who polled a mere 10,423 votes.
Vanguard Newspapers, 14 days ago
Mallam Garba Kurfi is the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of APT Securities. In this interview, he said that foreign investors who were selling off their stake from the equities market prior to the presidential election on February 23, due to election jitters have started coming back to the market. He also called for reconstitution of the Board of the Securities and Exchange Commission. Excerpts:
Vanguard Newspapers, 15 days ago
Ahead of his 75th birthday lecture schedule for this month, Vicar-General, Catholic Archdio-cese of Lagos and Parish Priest, St Leo’s Catholic Church, Ikeja, Rt. Rev. Monsignor John Aniagwu, has joined others to call for the restructuring of Niger-ia to give room for competi-tive economic advantage.
Vanguard Newspapers, 16 days ago
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ILORIN—— The conclusion of last Saturday’s presidential and National Assembly polls has inevitably recast the political permutations in Kwara State.
Vanguard Newspapers, 17 days ago
Senator Rilwan Adesoji Akanbi, representing the Oyo South senatorial district, earlier today visited the palace of the Olubadan of Ibadanland and the representatives of Mogajis', to pay homage and solicit support for the All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of Saturday's governorship and House of Assembly elections.
Vanguard Newspapers, 18 days ago
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Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria, ASCSN, has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari for his re-election just as it urged him to implement the new National Minimum Wage as soon as the Senate passed the Bill since the House of Representatives had already done so. In a press statement issued in Lagos, the ASCSN Secretary-General,Read More
Vanguard Newspapers, 19 days ago
Abakaliki—The People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Ebonyi State yesterday called on former Governor Martin Elechi to return "the billions of naira" he wasted on uncompleted projects which littered the state during his eight years reign as governor.
Vanguard Newspapers, 20 days ago
I was in church when the rain started. It was at that time of the day, and that day of the week when the religious spend time with their Creator in churches and some mosques. The person next to me and with whom I had earlier shared only a brief good morning, now turned to me with a smile and said ‘God is about to cleanse the land’. I smiled back in appreciation of his humour and prophecy. Not long after that, the Priest mounted the pulpit and virtually repeated the same thing. ‘God is using the rain to remove all the ‘yamayama’ – meaning filth – of yesterday’s election’ he said.
Vanguard Newspapers, 24 days ago
Imo State Elders Advisory Council, led by Ralph Obioha, yesterday said it endorsed the Imo State governorship candidate of the Accord Party, AP, Ikedi Ohakim because his blueprint would engender functional local government system.
Vanguard Newspapers, 25 days ago