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  • Probe missionary’s death in Niger Delta
    AFTER a lull, bad news is once again coming from the creeks of the Niger Delta. Just as some militant groups served notice of their intention to resume the destruction of pipelines and other facilities in the oil-rich region, the sad news came of the
    - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Solving the Kaduna teachers’ crisis
    THE shameful state of education in our country has manifested again in the crisis rocking Kaduna State where over 22,000 teachers are on the firing line due to alleged lack of requisite qualification to teach.The post Solving the Kaduna teachers’
    - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Give Budget 2018 smooth passage
    PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari made good his intention to kick off the 2018 budget process by presenting the Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, 7th November 2017.The post Give Budget 2018 smooth passage appeared first on Vangua
    - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Adieu, Pa J.O.S. Ayomike
    THE burial of renowned Itsekiri historian, Pa Johnson Oritsegbubemi Sunday Ayomike, on November 3, 2017 expectedly attracted a sizeable crowd of well-wishers who came to pay their last respects and venerate a man who lived a life of greatness.The po
    - 7 days ago 10 Nov 17, 4:28am -
  • Boosting Nigeria’s tea and coffee production
    RESTORING agriculture to its pride of place in a widely-diversified Nigerian economy requires versatile thinking, planning and meticulous implementation of strategies. It should go beyond the ongoing national emphasis on massive increase in the produ
    - 8 days ago 8 Nov 17, 6:00am -
  • Ease of doing business: Not yet time to celebrate
    NEWS that Nigeria made a giant leap in the Doing Business world ranking was received with rhapsodic self-congratulation by the Federal Government.The post Ease of doing business: Not yet time to celebrate appeared first on Vanguard News.
    - 10 days ago 7 Nov 17, 2:57am -
  • Buhari should avoid a bloated cabinet
    IT is rather perturbing that President Muhammadu Buhari is caving in to pressure from his political party, the All Progressives Congress, APC, to expand the size of his government as the march to the 2019 electoral season gathers momentum with the va
    - 11 days ago 6 Nov 17, 3:00am -
  • VAIDS: A renewed hope for taxation systems?
    MODERN and progressive societies are driven by efficient taxation systems. Without a doubt, despite recent strides in the country’s tax administration, Nigeria remains - unfortunately - outside the group of nations that have benefited from top-tier
    - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 11:46pm -
  • Release Paris Club funds to states
    THERE are many indicators in our body polity to prove that Nigeria is still transiting from military rule to democracy, even though the Army vacated the political scene nearly 20 years ago.The post Release Paris Club funds to states appeared first o
    - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 6:52am -
  • On the meeting of Southern governors in Lagos
    IT is a great irony that while the governors of the 19 states of Northern Nigeria meet regularly to address issues of common interest in the defunct Region, their counterparts in the South find it difficult to re-enact the same process.The post On t
    - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 11:51pm -
  • On the meeting of Southern governors in Lagos
    IT is a great irony that while the governors of the 19 states of Northern Nigeria meet regularly to address issues of common interest in the defunct Region, their counterparts in the South find it difficult to re-enact the same process.The post On t
    - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 5:33am -
  • Managing flaws in the yams export chain
    IN June 2017, the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr Audu Ogbe, flagged off with fanfare the first batch of 72 tonnes of yams being exported to Europe and America from the shores of Nigeria. It was another bold step to expand the base
    - 18 days ago 30 Oct 17, 1:21am -
  • Coping with the Monkey pox outbreak
    THE current Monkey pox outbreak has again exposed Nigerians to the dangers of preventable and treatable diseases. Lassa fever, Cerebrospinal Meningitis, CSM and Cholera are just a few of the emergency epidemic outbreaks the country has so far witness
    - 21 days ago 26 Oct 17, 6:29am -
  • Taming super-rich tax dodgers
    A RECENT report by the Federal Internal Revenue Service, FIRS and the Joint Tax Board, JTB, revealed that only 40 super-rich Nigerians pay correct taxes on their incomes. The report, apart from being incomplete, merely revealed the extent to which go
    - 23 days ago 24 Oct 17, 11:07pm -
  • Time to check adverse revenue drives
    Amidst increasing pressures on the three levels of government to increase revenue generation, albeit, non-oil for the federal government and Internally Generated Revenue, IGR, for states and local governments, more unintended negative consequence
    - 24 days ago 24 Oct 17, 2:03am -
  • Need to brighten our 2018 FDI prospects
    A REPORT recently released by Quantum Global Research, a global organisation tracking plans for Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, in various countries should worry all Nigerians.The post Need to brighten our 2018 FDI prospects appeared first on Vangua
    - 25 days ago 23 Oct 17, 3:53am -
  • Time to start preparations for the World Cup
    NIGERIANS have continued to shower encomiums on the Super Eagles since our national football team became the first African side to secure qualification for the 2018 World Cup holding in Russia. The team achieved this feat by beating the visiting Chip
    - 28 days ago 19 Oct 17, 11:10pm -
  • Lagos DNA lab: A welcome initiative
    THE Lagos State Government, penultimate week, commissioned its DNA (Deoxyribo Nucleic Acid) forensic laboratory. It is the first state-owned DNA laboratory in the country. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode had, last year, approved the DNA laboratory project
    - 28 days ago 19 Oct 17, 7:04am -
  • Making NJC’s anti-graft trial monitoring credible
    TRUE to its promise, the National Judicial Council, NJC, has constituted the Corruption and Financial Crimes Cases Trial Monitoring Committee, COTRINMCO, for the special courts designated to handle corruption cases as earlier announced by the Chief J
    - 30 days ago 17 Oct 17, 11:48pm -
  • Anyaoku: Honour for an iconic diplomat
    A GOLD fish, they say, has no hiding place. Within the context of the socio-economic and geo-political firmament of Nigeria, Chief Emeka Anyaoku, the venerable former Secretary-General of the Commonwealth of Nations, exemplifies this saying.The post
    - 30 days ago 17 Oct 17, 7:40am -

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    • newA glimpse into the Obiano’s years
      AS is evident across Anambra State and demonstrated severally by those who should know, Gover Willie Obiano has steered the ship of State backwards right from his assumption of office. He made so much noise in his early days in office that he seemed
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    • newObiano’s imprints on security

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    • newAnambra election: Let no darkness fall
      YOUR Excellency, this open letter is necessitated by the urgent need to rekindle purposeful leadership that will fan the embers of Nigerian unity.The post Anambra election: Let no darkness fall appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 32 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 4:27pm -
    • Benedict Peters, Ahmad Ahmad: Two leaders with one vision for African football
      The partnership between Aiteo and CAF is sure to deepen football on the African continent, Bonny Kant writes.The post Benedict Peters, Ahmad Ahmad: Two leaders with one vision for African football appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 1:14pm -
    • Still on the political wind blowing in eastern Nigeria
      Still on the political wind blowing in eastern NigeriaThe post Still on the political wind blowing in eastern Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 22 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 6:38pm -
    • When will Nigeria become a first world country?
      There is no compelling national vision that energizes and mobilizes the citizenry to pursue stated economic destinationThe post When will Nigeria become a first world country? appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 8:37am -
    • Anambra: Nwoye’s different path
      Nwoye has the vision required in building the Anambra of the future!The post Anambra: Nwoye’s different path appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 4:48am -
    • The deciet, lies, unwarranted attacks against Osinbajo
      In the age of “alternative facts”, the media has been awash and desecrated with fake news, “post-truths” and outright untruths; where people who claim to be authors or journalists, in their write-ups, gleefully revel in these three 21st centu
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    • Okezie Ikpeazu: Is Abia on the march again or…? (1)
      Since the creation of Abia State in 1991, development has no doubt been slower than Abians expect, and this can be attributed to a lot of factors which range from politics to near-absent or constantly dwindling internally generated revenue and federa
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 4:32pm -
    • Anambra poll and Obiano’s re-election bid
      On October 2, 2017, Awka, the Anambra State capital stood still for the incumbent Governor, Chief Willie Obiano, candidate of All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA), when he officially flagged off his re-election campaign for the November 18 gubernat
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:52pm -
    • How Rochas is making Owerri a tourist destination
      One of the most ambitious projects of the administration of the Owelle Rochas Okorocha is the Heroes Square located at the heart of Owerri, the capital of Imo state. Ironically, the centre has become a subject of controversy which political activists
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:17pm -
    • … right of police officers to marry their female colleagues by Reuben Abati
      “I just love this country, I won’t lie”“What have you seen again that has suddenly turned you into a gushing patriot?”“I mean, just look around, in spite of everything, Nigerians always give you an opportunity to laugh.”The post …
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 10:42am -
    • Nigeria’s debt profile not politically motivated
      In an interview published in a national daily (not Vanguard) on Monday, พฤศจิกายน 6, 2017, a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Prof Kingsley Moghalu, exercised his inalienable freedom of expression on some national issues, espec
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:15am -
    • The sale of Anambra State
      WHEN the man many prefer to call The Oracle recovered his mandate from Dr. Chris Ngige in 2006, he stepped in and started planning to answer his pre-election question – Is Anambra State cursed or are we the cause?The post The sale of Anambra State
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 9:02am -
    • President Buhari’s silent support for the South-East by Garba Shehu
      President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day visit to the South-Eastern states of Ebonyi and Anambra is taking place at the most opportune juncture, to show support to a governor who has done so much in promoting the President’s policy on food self-suffi
      - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 6:39am -
    • Re: Nigerian Embassy Berlin rumbles as ambassador sacks staff
      A news item published in the Vanguard on November 11, 2017 titled: “Nigeria Embassy Berlin rumbles as Ambassador sacks staff” is blatantly erroneous and misleading. While the Vanguard Newspapers is appreciated as a medium of repute, the message c
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:14pm -
    • Much ado about Benny Peters
      “A Leader is best when people barely know he exists, when his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves” – Lao Tzu Indeed, the words of this great Chinese Philosopher continue to impact the affairs of men today,…
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 12:43pm -
    • Anambra election: Why Buhari must get it right
      NIGERIA is one country which has suffered heavily due to its repeated failure to organise credible and acceptable elections. The fall of the First Republic and the subsequent eruption of the civil war were propelled by the failure of the incumbent
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 10:45am -
    • Immunity Clause, thieving political elite, and the pollution of Excellency
      The clause should be reviewed to take care of the loopholes and check the new wave of stealing people’s money The post Immunity Clause, thieving political elite, and the pollution of Excellency appeared first on Vanguard News.
      - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 9:09am -
    • Anambra poll: Igbo, Ojukwu, APGA and the Obiano indiscretion
      Six days to the governorship election in Anambra State, any visitor to the state who is very observant will notice that the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA)-led government in the state has commenced its usual political gimmicks, thinking that Nd
      - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 2:15pm -

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      • Don’t axe 95% of Intels because of Atiku’s 5% FG told
        Thedust raised by the Federal Government’s clampdown on Intels, a company in which former vice-president, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar, has interests is yet to setThe post Don’t axe 95% of Intels because of Atiku’s 5% FG told appeared first on Vang
        - 10 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 6:40am -
      • Ikoyi Whistle-blower’s cash: Lawyers, different men fight for N850m reward
        CLAIMS for the estimated N850 million reward for the discovery of the Nigeria Intelligence Agency, NIA, cash haul deepened yesterday after the whistle-blower who unearthed the cash alleged a plot to dilute the money he was entitled to.The post Ikoyi
        - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 4:53am -
      • My visit to S-East an indication of my belief in Nigeria’s unity —Buhari
        ABAKALIKI—PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said his decision to visit Ebonyi State in the South-East geopolitical zone was an indication that he believed in the unity of the country.The post My visit to S-East an indication of my belief
        - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 4:42am -
      • Buhari backs plan to fire 21,780 teachers, says it’s tragic they failed pry school test
        PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, gave his backing to plans by Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, to sack 21,780 teachers, who failed the competency test conducted by the state government.The post Buhari backs plan to fire 21,780 teachers
        - 2 days ago 14 Nov 17, 7:10am -
      • Maina: I want open trial or nothing – Malami
        —Buoyed by rising confidence that he breached no laws in the reinstatement of wanted ex-Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has
        - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:11am -
      • Ikoyi whistle-blower to EFCC: I’m not mad, I need my money
        JUST like the drama and surprises that trailed the discovery of $43.5 million, £27,800 and N23.2 million at No. 16 Osborne Road, in Lagos, the matter has taken another dramatic dimension with the whistle-blower dismissing the claims by the Economic
        - 5 days ago 11 Nov 17, 5:20am -
      • 2 military officers, bank managers remanded in prison
        ABUJA—A Federal Capital Territory High Court, Abuja, yesterday, sent two serving military officers and two female bank managers to Kuje Prisons over alleged connivance and stealing of N339 million meant for the payment of military pensions.The pos
        - 6 days ago 10 Nov 17, 6:08am -
      • Residents flee as gunboats, fighter jet storm creeks
        There was confusion, yesterday, at Benneth Island, Ogbe-Ijoh, Warri South-West Local Government Area, Delta State, as residents scampered into surrounding forests at the sight of a fighter jet and gunboats.The post Residents flee as gunboats, fighte
        - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:45am -
      • Biafrans not terrorists, but want to be heard — CAN President
        Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Nigeria Supreme Council on Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, yesterday warned against any injustice in appointments and allocation of resources in the country, saying such actions are capable of b
        - 7 days ago 9 Nov 17, 5:24am -
      • Buhari cuts deficit, presents N8.6trn budget 2018
        President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, presented the 2018 budget to the National Assembly, indicating a 15 per cent scale back on total deficit at N2.005 trillion, down from N2.36 trillion stated in 2017 budgetThe post Buhari cuts deficit, presents
        - 8 days ago 8 Nov 17, 8:20am -
      • Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian girls found dead on Spanish warship
        No fewer than 26 young Nigerian girls, whose ages range from 14 ไปยัง 18, were found dead in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea, last weekend.The post Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian girls found de
        - 9 days ago 7 Nov 17, 5:44am -
      • Mainagate latest: Hands off, shut up; Presidency tells Obla-Obono
        AS the controversy surrounding the recall of wanted ex-chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina rages, the Presidency has directed Chairman of the Presidential Special Panel on the Recovery of Public Property, C
        - 10 days ago 6 Nov 17, 9:36am -
      • Resumption of hostilities N’Delta leaders, activists divided on Avengers
        LEADERS of the Niger Delta and activists have rejected the threat by a militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to restart bombing of oil and gas installations in the region, saying it was unreasonable and uncalled for.The post Resumption of hosti
        - 12 days ago 5 Nov 17, 3:32am -
      • 2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement
        President Muhammadu Buhari is still consulting with major stakeholders before taking a decision as to whether to stand for a re-election in 2019, Saturday Vanguard has learned.The post 2019: Why APC NEC ‘Shut Down’ Buhari’s Endorsement appeare
        - 12 days ago 4 Nov 17, 6:24am -
      • Buhari, Dambazau meet over Maina
        President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, met with Interior Affairs Minister, Lt. General Abdulrahman Dambazau (retd), over the rumpus caused by the recall of former chairman of the Presidential Task Team on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina.The p
        - 14 days ago 3 Nov 17, 2:36am -
      • Maina: HoS, Kyari in verbal tango at FEC
        THE weekly Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting which started after the swearing-in of Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, and the launch of the 2018 Armed Forces Remembrance Day Emblem witnessed a mild drama as Head of Service, Mr
        - 14 days ago 2 Nov 17, 8:00am -
      • 2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari
        Some governors on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, rooted for automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari for 2019 presidential election.The post 2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari appeared first on Vangu
        - 16 days ago 1 Nov 17, 1:49am -
      • After 6 months, Buhari fires Lawal, Amb Oke; appoints Mustapha as new SGF
        SIX months after their suspension, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, sacked the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Babachir David Lawal, and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ambassador Ayo Oke.The
        - 16 days ago 31 Oct 17, 6:00am -
      • Take action on S-East roads, Govs, Igbo leaders tell Buhari
        South-EaST governors and Igbo leaders, yesterday, pleaded with the federal government to expedite action on all federal roads in the zone, lamenting that the situation of the roads had further deteriorated.The post Take action on S-East roads, Go
        - 18 days ago 30 Oct 17, 2:29am -
      • Mainagate opens floodgate of scandals
        Consequent upon the scandal trailing the re-appearance in the federal civil service of the wanted ex-chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, PTFPR, Abdulrasheed Maina, details of his alleged monumental looting of the funds left
        - 18 days ago 29 Oct 17, 8:52am -

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        • Ignore IPOB, go and vote
          IF you ask the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra, IPOB, and other Biafra independence activists what they want, they will tell you they want a referendum to enable “the people” to separate from Nigerian and establish the Republic of Biafra. Ask th
          - 11 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 6:26am -
        • ‘Teachers’ or cheaters?
          That whereas the minimum requirement, by policy, is an NCE, most of them have only SSCs and Grade 2 certificates. Yet both the NUT and its parent bodies, the NLC and TUC insist they must not be sackedThe post ‘Teachers’ or cheaters? appeared fir
          - 12 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 4:53am -
        • Highways of endless death-traps
          MANY have since concluded that the Federal Highways across the nation have become a metaphor for the worst of every situation. In the first part of this article, which appeared in Thisday Newspapers of August 28, 2009, page 16, we dwelt exhaustivel
          - 17 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:39pm -
        • Politics of Buhari’s re-election
          THE signs get ever more evident that President Muhammadu Buhari is interested in being re-elected president in 2019. There is nothing wrong with this constitutionally. He is entitled to two terms in office, the Nigerian constitution says. That the qu
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 4:20pm -
        • Kaduna State as a mirror of the poor state of education in Nigeria: Gov El-Rufai deserves commendation
          We tested our 33,000 primary school teachers, we gave them primary four examination and required that they must get at least 75 per cent but I am sad to announce that 66 per cent of them failed to get the requirementsThe post Kaduna State as a mirro
          - 1 day ago 15 Nov 17, 7:38am -
        • What Nigeria can learn from Saudi Arabia on the war against corruption
          We yearn for something different, we recognise our system’s dysfunction, but in reality we are all still too complicit, too attached to the structure that’s killing usThe post What Nigeria can learn from Saudi Arabia on the war against corruptio
          - 2 days ago 15 Nov 17, 3:50am -
        • Amaechi/Wike street fight and looming chaos
          It is a big tragedy for law enforcement in Nigeria that it's operatives are now not different from thugs or area boys that can be deployed by politicians in street brawl.It is at the same time a testimony of the gradual collapse of state when securit
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 3:59am -
        • Gen Olanrewaju wants pardon
          The pardon which I am seeking will let me get over the nightmare; it will also enable me to be paid my entitlements for all the years I have served in the Nigerian ArmyThe post Gen Olanrewaju wants pardon appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 3:58am -
        • Facing Mount Nebo
          I’M writing this piece from the Jordan Valley, about 40 km from the Jordanian capital of Amman. I have been here for a week, attending the Second World Science Forum, WSF, which took place from 7 11 พฤศจิกายน. More than 3,000 scientists were a
          - 3 days ago 14 Nov 17, 1:38am -
        • Buhari’s superficial Igbo appeasement (2)
          Buhari’s unabashed charter of marginalisation against the South-East brought out millions of the Igbo youth into the Biafra agitations, which were basically anti-Buhari protests; the Igbo people had never since the civil war, been so mobilised agai
          - 3 days ago 13 Nov 17, 7:09am -
        • Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? – Henry Boyo
          Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? - Henry BoyoThe post Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death? – Henry Boyo appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 4 days ago 13 Nov 17, 3:41am -
        • Blending with the changing colours of the world
          Eyinla dismissed the notion of equality of states saying that Cape Verde with a 500,000 population cannot claim same equality of votes with Nigeria which has over 183 million peopleThe post Blending with the changing colours of the world appeared
          - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 11:44pm -
        • Don’t persecute Daddy Freeze: Tithing today is a scam
          When Daddy Freeze identified tithing as a modern-day scam in a fascinating interview, I was also asked to weigh in on the same issue by Sahara Reporters. But I declined because I did not think it was necessary to add anything to what he said. อย่างไรก็ตาม…
          - 4 days ago 12 Nov 17, 5:14am -
        • Obasanjo: Old soldiers never die
          Appointments should be given on merit and capability alone, failure to perform is enough grounds for dismissalThe post Obasanjo: Old soldiers never die appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 4:04am -
        • Blaming Governors For Our Collective Faults – 1
          What we are experiencing now and which will continue well beyond 2018 is a calamity which began more than four years ago and to which very few people paid attention and far fewer understoodThe post Blaming Governors For Our Collective Faults – 1 a
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 3:50am -
        • The phenomenon of Biafra (16)
          President Muhammadu Buhari hates the separatist agitations of IPOB. For him, majority of the youths agitating for Biafra do not really appreciate the horrors of the civil war because they were not yet born at the time and, as a result, should not pre
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:52am -
        • To the Nigerian youth
          The 2019 elections are only less than about two years away, and the subtle, subterranean moves are already quietly playing out, as parties begin to reorganize and ready themselves for a play at the power to govern this republic. Two fundamental and r
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:52am -
        • In UK, Politicians Lust In The Paradise
          It’s been a roller coaster of events in the United Kingdom in the past two or three weeks. We have been regaled with “drama episodes”, from the ridiculous to the shocking and life-changing happenings that one could not have imagined. It is be
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:16am -
        • Flower Power: ‘Giving & receiving flower etiquette
          Steps to Giving & Receiving Flower EtiquetteThe post Flower Power: ‘Giving & receiving flower etiquette’ appeared first on Vanguard News.
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:10am -
        • Cast out fear and doubt
          Glory be to God. We are alive to witness the beginning of another week. For a few minutes, reflect on events of the last week and you will find that you still have cause to thank God. This is the simple reason the Psalmist wrote in Psalm 34
          - 5 days ago 12 Nov 17, 1:09am -

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        • Prospective NYSC 2018 Batch A Corps Members
          This thread will bring prospective corpers for the 2018 Batch A together.Let's meet here to discuss latest news and issues bothering onregistration, mobilization and so on.To help foster unity on this thread, 18A corpers should please introduce thems
          - 1 hour ago 16 Nov 17, 3:58pm -
        • TY Bello Shares New Photos Of Mr Eazi
          Ace photographer and singer TY Bello, has shared new stunning images of singer Mr. Eaziw ith a caption that will sure make a lot of people talk.According to TY, she loves the way Mr. Eazi, who happens to be one of the most hated Nigerians online now
          - 1 hour ago 16 Nov 17, 3:57pm -
        • Nigerians Donate Dammy Krane As Burnt Offering But Ghanaians, Kenyans Say No
          @INOUT9JALast night, Nigerian pop star Dammy Krane tweeted his suppport for controversial Ghanaian act, Shatta Wale.This didn’t go down well with Nigerian’s on twitter who immediately donated him as a burnt offering to Ghana but he was rejected a
          - 1 hour ago 16 Nov 17, 3:55pm -

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        • newDepressed fathers may pass it on to their teenage children
          Researchers from University College London found this occurs regardless of whether the mother suffers from the disorder. Past research suggests depression may be inherited.
          - 18 mins ago 16 Nov 17, 4:41pm -
        • Amish gene mutation makes some live 10 years longer
          Researchers based at Northwestern University have found a genetic mutation in the Amish people of Berne, Indiana that appears to make them live 10 years longer than people without it.
          - 3 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 2:20pm -
        • County Durham mum who lost her twins welcomes another set
          Angel Hind, 33, from Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham, gave birth to her first set of twins, Blake and Annabelle Smailes, in September 2015, but the tiny babies were too poorly to survive.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:54pm -
        • Video shows a baby's parasitic twin being removed
          Hemlata Singh, from Jodphur, India, gave birth to a healthy baby named Sonni, but attached to his stomach was his partially formed, parasitic twin, putting the infant's life at risk.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:38pm -
        • Levi Krystosek, the 'one-in-a-million' dwarf
          Levi Krystosek, from Ocean Springs, Mississippi, was expected to die within days of being born - but he overcame the odds. He suffers from Jansen's Metaphyseal Chondrodysplasia.
          - 4 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 12:32pm -
        • Madagascar plague death toll rises to 171
          World Health Organization data also shows the 'medieval disease' has infected 2,119 in the country off the coast of Africa, with scientists worried it has reached 'crisis' point.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:48am -
        • Man's foot with giant burn hole saved by maggots
          WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: James Murray, 45, from Louth, Lincolnshire, was hospitalised after his foot was burnt as he fell asleep against a radiator and it became badly infected.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:42am -
        • Man is desperate to remove stone of loose skin
          Paul Watling, 34, from Manchester weighed 30 stone at his heaviest and after shedding half his body weight, the loose skin is an unwelcome reminder of the man he was a year ago.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:41am -
        • Eczema babies' risk of asthma predictable at one
          A study by McMaster University in Canada found having eczema alone does not raise asthma and allergies risks. But infants with a certain anitbody are at higher risk.
          - 5 hours ago 16 Nov 17, 11:30am -

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        • ‘Herbal medicine is different from voodoo’
          For over 14 years the Herbal Therapy Society of Nigeria (HTS) has painstakingly educated its members on the dos and don’ts of modern day herbal practice. In this interview, its president, Akintunde Ayeni (President/Founder- YEMKEM Group) tells OYEY
          - 18 hours ago 15 Nov 17, 11:00pm -
        • Vomitting deserves more attention than it often gets
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