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Ebola: FG summons emergency meeting

An emergency National Council on Health, NCH, meeting is holding today in Abuja following the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, outside Lagos.The meeting will be the third in series since the outbreak of the disease in West Africa.The post Ebola: FG summons emergency meeting appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Ebola: NYSC plans screening centres in orientation camps

Akure—THE Director General of the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, Brigadier-General Johnson Olawumi weekend said the Corps would set up Ebola Virus Disease, EVD, screening centres in orientation camps across the country to check the spread of the dreaded EVD.The post Ebola: NYSC plans screening centres in orientation camps appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Adamawa Guber: PDP upturns Mantu, clears Acting Governor, Fintiri

BARELY 16 hours after it disqualified the acting governor, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri, from contesting the October 11 gubernatorial by- election in Adamawa State, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday, cleared him to contest the election.The post Adamawa Guber: PDP upturns Mantu, clears Acting Governor, Fintiri appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Politics

We helped produce Yoruba president, says OPC

The Oodua Peoples Congress says it was instrumental in ensuring that a Yoruba man emerged as the nation’s president in 1999. The group said it helped to ensure that former President Olusegun Obasanjo remained in office when he was being threatened with impeachment by the National Assembly. The founder of the OPC, Dr. Fredrick Fasehun,... [Read...
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Those accusing us of imposition are hypocrites —APC

The Chairman of the All Progressives Congress in Lagos State, Chief Dele Ajomale, has accused those crying foul over imposition of candidates in the party of hypocrisy saying they have benefited from the very act they condemn. Ajomale said this at an empowerment programme organised by a member of the Lagos State House of Assembly... [Read...
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Group petitions Jonathan over creation of Bori State

A group, Bori State Movement, has petitioned President Goodluck Jonathan over the omission of Bori State from the list of proposed states recommended by the just concluded National Conference. The President and founder of the group, Senator Cyrus Nunieh, who disclosed this at a press conference in Abuja, said the people of the proposed state... [Read...
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Business

The “who you are” and “how you think” panacea

Recently on this column, when I wrote on the topic, ‘Grow the boss; grow the business’, my aim was to challenge start-up CEOs and budding entrepreneurs to put the priority on personal development and build the enterprise. Dear friend, it is important to know that in business, family as well as the society, everything rise...
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Vocation and technical education – a key to improving Nigeria’s development

The focus is on the roles of technology and vocational education in enhancing entrepreneurial skills that will equip students for entrepreneurship education in Information and Communication Technology (ICT.) driven technological environment.The post Vocation and technical education – a key to improving Nigeria’s development appeared first on Vanguard News....
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10,000 mortgages: FG invites developers with special technologies

By YINKA KOLAWOLE The Federal Government has invited developers and investors interested in being considered for the development of the pilot 10,000 housing project under the mortgage refinance scheme of the Nigeria Mortgage Refinance Company (NMRC) to present their technologies to enable them participate. The Ministerial Committee on Presidential Initiative on Delivery of 10,000 HousingThe post 10,000 mortgages: FG invites developers with special technologies appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Sports

GEJ FC comes alive in Abuja

A new club named after President Goodluck Jonathan has been registered to compete in the 2014/2015 season of the Nigeria Nation Wide League.The post GEJ FC comes alive in Abuja appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Wenger eyes deadline-day recruit

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are seeking further reinforcements as the transfer deadline edges ever closer. There is pressure aplenty on Wenger to bolster his forward line with Olivier Giroud’s long-term absence having further depleted his sparse options. Calls for a new recruit will only grow, too, following a disappointing 1-1 Premier League draw... [Read...
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Metro Pro League targets growth

The managers of the Lagos Metro Pro League have said that they are determined to improve on their maiden season. They announced their plans on Saturday during a session with the media in Lagos. The Chairman of the league, Mr. Godson Uti, commended the media and the general public for giving the league worthy support... [Read...
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Fashion

Ebola: NYSC Reduces Orientation Program to Maximum of 2 Days in Several States

In accordance with the government’s efforts to curb the spread of Ebola Virus, the directorate of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has announced that the 2014 Batch B orientation program will last for between 1 to 2 days instead of the usual 21-day program. The shortened program will take place between September 1st –...
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Rivers State Government Sends 3 People to Ebola Treatment Center

Port Harcourt (NAN) -  The Rivers Commissioner for Health, Sampson Parker, on Sunday in Port Harcourt said three persons have been moved to the state’s treatment centre for observation on the Ebola disease. Parker told newsmen the patients are a doctor, a pharmacist and a woman who had contact with Dr Ike Enemuo, who died of...
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5 Die in Cross River After Eating Poisoned Dog

A man, his two children, and two others died in Odareko-Uchenyim village in Cross River State on Friday after eating the cooked flesh of a dog that had been poisoned. The dog had reportedly been a nuisance to villagers, as it frequently ate the eggs laid by a native chicken in the village, according to...
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Health

Infant seeks N2.4m for corrective heart surgery

The prayer of every couple is the blessing of the fruit of the womb. When this prayer was answered for the family of Henry and Oluchi Mekwunye, and Master Emmanuel was born, little did anyone realise that he came with a health challenge.The post Infant seeks N2.4m for corrective heart surgery appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Nigeria Tightens Land Border Control to Fend off Ebola


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NYSC May Set up Ebola Screening Centres in Camps


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Entertainment

I Am Not Dating Maheeda-Ruggedman

Judith Frank-Edet   Ever since Maheeda posted the picture of her modelling Ruggedman’s new collections,There were speculations online that she and Rapper, Ruggedman are having an affair and he is her new sex toy. Now Ruggedman during an interview this week has denied rumors stating that the relationship he has with her is strictly professional.                   ‘I wanted her to do something for my clothing line, she came to an office close to my house and I asked her to stop by to pick the clo
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Mariah Carey Tops List of Pop Stardom Poll

Her marriage may be in shambles but her latest album was a bomb as Mariah is rated the most successful, enduring and ultimate pop star according to Time magazine. The magazine looked at every top ten list going back to 1960, assigning points for each week that a song was on the list. In today’s music where more than one artist sings a song or is features in a song, both of the singers are given the points for the positions. Mariah topped the chart based on her longevity, scoring top ten records over 19 years, and still being significant in major years. Per the Time analysis, only 19 t
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Osas and Gbenga Thank Fans and Well-wishers

Judith Frank- Edet Newly engaged Actress and TV personality Osas Ighodaro thanked  fans on behalf of herself and her husband-to-be, Gbenga Ajibade for their support and love. Check it out;     On this beautiful day Gbenro @gbenroajibade and I want to take a moment to Thank everyone for all the genuine & sincere love, support & well wishes. We are overwhelmed with gratitude and appreciate it immensely. WE THANK YOU ALL FROM THE BOTTOM OF OUR HEARTS! It's certainly surreal and we are grateful to express our appreciation to you all. Peace, Love & Continued...
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Technology

Spectranet canvasses cost-effective Internet services for SMEs

Internet Service Provider, Spectranet, has said small and medium enterprise need cost-effective Internet services to maximise their growth potential given a rising trend of business overheads. The company also said the Internet provided an avenue through which businesses as well as individuals could access unlimited opportunities, tapping into the benefits of globalisation. The firm, in... [Read...
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ADVAN urges stakeholders to prepare for analogue switch-over

The Advertisers Association of Nigeria, through its President, Mr. Kolawole Oyeyemi, has urged all stakeholders with the imminent advent of the digitisation of the electronic media, to step up preparations for the much awaited analogue switch-over. The ADVAN President made this statement while addressing participants at a Breakfast Session with the National Broadcasting Commission on... [Read...
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Biometrics won’t stop online theft – Jaikaran

Mr. Paul Jaikaran is the Chief Technical Officer of MainOne. He speaks to OZIOMA UBABUKOH on the high cost of Internet access in the country and other issues If Nigeria really has estimated nine plus terabytes, why is Internet access still expensive and what can be done to improve the situation? From a cost perspective,... [Read...
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