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Impeachment: Jonathan hasn’t asked Nasarawa lawmakers to drop action— Iliya

ABUJA — Contrary to belief in some quarters that last week’s meeting of President Goodluck Jonathan with the Speaker and four other members of the Nasarawa State House of Assembly resolved to drop the ongoing impeachment against the state governor, Umaru Tanko Al-Makura, the meeting was only aimed at giving the president progress report of the impeachment.The post Impeachment: Jonathan hasn’t asked Nasarawa lawmakers to drop action— Iliya appeared first on Vanguard News....
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No enforcement date yet for new number plate, drivers’ licence — FRSC

LAGOS— The Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, has said that it has not fixed any deadline for the enforcement of new number plate and drivers’ licence.The post No enforcement date yet for new number plate, drivers’ licence — FRSC appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Modern rail: Nigeria Railways bids to sustain N4bn investment

Following the rehabilitation of the railway by the Federal Government 30 years after it was abandoned, the Nigerian Railway Corporation resorted to the refurbishment of old rolling stocks to return to tracks.The post Modern rail: Nigeria Railways bids to sustain N4bn investment appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Politics

Omisore vows not to abandon Aregbesola’s project

Senator Iyiola Omisore, the PDP candidate, has pledged not to abandon any ongoing project he inherits from the Rauf Aregbesola administration if he is successful in the forthcoming election.The post Omisore vows not to abandon Aregbesola’s project appeared first on Vanguard News....
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PDP plans to bribe NYSC members, APC alleges

The All Progressives Congress has accused the Peoples Democratic Party of planning to bribe some members of the National Youth Service Corps to rig the August 9 governorship election holding in Osun State. The Director of Publicity, Research and Strategy of the APC in Osun State, Mr. Kunle Oyatomi, claimed in a statement in Osogbo,... [Read...
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Eid-El-Fitri: Aregbesola, Omisore greet Muslims

Osun State governor, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola and his main opponent from the PDP in the August 9 governorship election, Senator Iyiola Omisore yesterday felicitated with Muslim faithful on the occasion of Eid-el Fitri celebration.The post Eid-El-Fitri: Aregbesola, Omisore greet Muslims appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Emefiele promises adequate funding of SMEs

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) have the potentials to boost production, create jobs, reduce poverty and ensure inclusive economic growth and development in the country. The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele, said this at the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the 36 State Governments on “MSMEs Development Fund” in Abuja.The post Emefiele promises adequate funding of SMEs appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Entrepreneurial Education Revolution: An Imperative for Sustainable Development in Nigeria: Part 1

Albert Einstein once defined insanity as doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results, while the French classical author, Francois de la Rochefoucauld said ‘ the only thing constant in life is change’. This paper stresses the importance of entrepreneurship education towards enhancing sustainable development in Nigeria. The problems facing the countryThe post Entrepreneurial Education Revolution: An Imperative for Sustainable Development in Nigeria: Part 1 appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Potentials for solving problems

Online marketing is thriving in most parts of the world for many reasons. Apparently, one of the reasons is that it is machine to human; irrespective of numbers of time you log in and out, it has no problem taking your order. With online shopping, the problem of sales executive irritating or annoying customer is...
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Sports

Federation unveils plans for gymnasts

The GymnasticsFederation of Nigeria is planning to feature some of the junior gymnasts discovered at the 5th Aliko Dangote Open Gymnastics Championships at international competitions. GFN secretary Rita Akande said the gymnasts, who are aged between five and 12, would be given their first feel of international competition at an invitational tournament in South Africa.... [Read...
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Costa scores on Chelsea debut

Diego Costa scored on his Chelsea debut as Jose Mourinho’s men beat Olimpija 2-1 in a pre-season friendly on Sunday, Soccerway reports. The Spain international, a new arrival from Atletico Madrid after a prolific season in La Liga, got his Chelsea career off to a flying start with a well-taken goal in the second half... [Read...
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We ‘ll run an open administration – Umeh

Speaking in a chat with Sports Vanguard yesterday, Umeh promised to usher in a regime of accountability and transparency. “We hope to be different,” he started. “We will be having regular executive committee meetings, unlike in the past where few people took decisions for the rest of the members.”The post We ‘ll run an open administration – Umeh appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Fashion

Bizarre! River in China Mysteriously Turns Red Overnight

A river in China deemed clean enough to drink mysteriously turned red overnight, shocking residents and officials. Residents of the area claim the phenomenon has never happened before, and the colour change was not caused by an industrial contamination. The river is located in Xinmeizhou village, Cangnan County in eastern China’s Zhejiang province. A local...
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Still a Queen! 7 Glam Photos of MBGN World 2013 Anna Ebiere Banner

Every year, the cycle continues – one new beauty queen comes in and shines, the outgoing queen goes under the radar. But MBGN World 2013 Anna Ebiere Banner plans on staying in the limelight for as long as possible. The 19-year-old recently secured a role in Wale Adenuga‘s Super Story series, and judging from the...
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Pastor Tunde Bakare says FG Should Apologise to Boko Haram

Vice-Presidential running mate of General Muhammadu Buhari in the 2011 Presidential Elections, Pastor Tunde Bakare has said that one of the ways to end terrorism by Islamist militant sect Boko Haram, is for the federal government to apologise to them. At a church service in Lagos, Bakare of Latter Rain Assembly said this while addressing...
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Health

Ebola: The enemy at your door!

IS Ebola in Nigeria? Are Nigerians at risk of transmission the incurable disorder? No one could provide a definite answer to this question on Friday after the confirmation of the suspected case by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Abuja, and the Lagos State Ministry of Health the previous dayThe post Ebola: The enemy at your door! appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Ebola: The virus, the disease

As the World Health Organisation (WHO) continues to monitor the evolution of the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, outbreak in Sierra Leone, Liberia, and Guinea and the suspected case in Nigeria, the rend of the epidemic in West Africa remains serious, with about 1,500 cases of infection reported up to 24 July 2014, including suspect, probable, and laboratory-confirmed casesThe post Ebola: The virus, the disease appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Entertainment

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Presh goes incognito

To say that Precious John a.k.a Presh of the defunct KC Presh group is still battling to re-establish his presence in the nation’s music scene after his break-up with his partner, Kcee is not to say the least understatement.The post Presh goes incognito appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Pet names Naija Divas call themselves and why

A ‘pet’ name is defined by most dictionaries as a name only a loved one would use to call a loved one while nickname is one that anyone would use, even people who are unfamiliar with that person. However, in the practical world the two go hand in glove and are often so difficult to separateThe post Pet names Naija Divas call themselves and why appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Technology

More women in Pinterest than rivals –Report

Pinterest Inc has revealed its workforce has a bigger percentage of women than Silicon Valley rivals, though females remained a minority at the company, Bloomberg reports. The online scrapbooking service said women make up 40 per cent of its staff and 19 per cent of its leadership roles, according to a report posted yesterday by... [Read...
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ISSAN decries absence of law to curb cybercrime

The Information Security Society of Africa, Nigeria and major stakeholders in the banking industry have lamented the absence of an appropriate law to deal with e-fraud offenders in the country. ISSAN’s lamentation came amidst reports that the banking industry incurred a huge loss of about N159bn through cybercrime between 2000 and 2013. In a communiqué... [Read...
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Facebook now valued more than AT&T, Coke

In the days after its infamously mishandled initial public offering in May 2012, it looked as if Facebook would struggle to become a must-own for fund managers, Reuters reports. Now the company’s $190 billion market value makes it bigger than such bellwethers as Coca-Cola and AT&T. It’s not a member of the Dow industrials, but... [Read...
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