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Catholic priests fight dirty in Mbaise

The schism, which has been trailing the appointment and consecration of the new Bishop of Ahiara Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Peter Okpalaeke, by the Papacy, took a more dangerous dimension weekend, as priests allegedly got entangled in what people described as a dirty battle.The post Catholic priests fight dirty in Mbaise appeared first on Vanguard News....
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How Nigeria defeated Ebola

Ninety three days after the American Liberia Patrick Sawyer imported the Ebola Virus Disease, EVD into Nigeria, the nation is officially Ebola-free.The post How Nigeria defeated Ebola appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Jonathan’s adoption by PDP, a shame – Balewa

A presidential aspirant and son of a former Prime Minister, Dr. Abdul Jhalil Tafawa Balewa has described the recent adoption of President Goodluck Jonathan as consensus candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP for the 2015 election as shameful.The post Jonathan’s adoption by PDP, a shame – Balewa appeared first on Vanguard News....
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2015: Ikwerre passes vote of confidence in Jonathan, Wike
N10bn Jet Scandal: Court okays Allison-Madueke, NNPC’s amended suit against Reps
2015: Obanikoro joins Lagos gov race
Our Money Politics
Graham-Douglas ‘tears’ Rivers PDP apart
One dead, 16 thugs arrested at Amosun’s Ilaro rally
Down Syndrome Foundation focuses on awareness
2015: Fulani Pastoralists Mobilise 23m Members for Jonathan
Tambuwal Set to Join APC, Considers Gubernatorial Race
Tambuwal Debunks Defection Report, Says He Is Still Consulting
Presidential Ticket: Atiku Expected to Outspend Opponents in APC
Nigeria is Ebola-free: Here’s What the Country Did Right
Obasanjo, Kashamu Feud: Former Senate President Tackles Obasanjo
Information Ministry Staff Protest Maladministration During Maku’s Leadership
FG Team Heads to Chad for Further Negotiations with Boko Haram
Rivers Assembly Grants Amaechi Access to N19bn Reserved Funds
Milan Group to Sell 25% Stake in InterContinental Hotel Lagos
Lagos To Present N50m To First Consultant Medical Centre, others
Again, soldiers, Boko Haram clash, 25 killed
Ebola Free Nigeria: Former NMA President Calls For Sustainability Of Healthcare System
NOUN Approves Study Centre For FRSC
Today In History - October 21st
Ebola: Another UN Staff Dies
Islamic Rights Commission Indicts Nigerian Army of Killing El-Zakzaky’s Sons, Followers
Anyanwu accuses Okorocha of N357bn ‘embezzlement’
Borno Elders Question Boko Haram ‘Ceasefire’ Deal
Nda-Isaiah Congratulates Gowon, Says It’s Time to Reform NYSC

Politics

YOANEA condemns killing of Kirikiri prison inmates

Youth of All Nations, YOANEA, an advocacy group which protects and promotes the interest of youths, has condemned the killing of inmates of Medium Security Prison, Kirikiri in Lagos State, describing the maximum force unleashed on the prison inmates as brutal, wicked and ‘bokoharamic’. In a statement by YOANEA’s National Leader, Comrade Jeff Echezona Joshua,...
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The cabal will soon abandon Suntai – Astimans

The senior special assistant (media and publicity) to the acting governor of Taraba State Mr. Aaron Astimans speaks on the political log-jam in the state that followed the plane crash of the substantive governor, Mr. Danbaba Suntai. What is the truth about an impeachment plot against the acting governor? In the first place let meThe post The cabal will soon abandon Suntai – Astimans appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Stomach infrastructure, an insult to Ekiti people —Fayemi

The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Dr. Kayode Fayemi, has defended his performance in office, saying he made life better for the people of the state. The ex-governor said he could not indulge in the distribution of rice and money to woo voters, an act which is now commonly referred to as “stomach infrastructure.”... [Read...
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Business

Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa, account for 30% global oil discoveries

Almost 30 percent of global oil and gas discoveries made over the last five years were in sub-Saharan Africa, reflecting growing global appetite for African resources, the World Energy Outlook Special Report said.The post Nigeria, sub-Saharan Africa, account for 30% global oil discoveries appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Minister tasks Abuja Disco on power supply

The Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo, has charged the Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, to urgently address the epileptic power supply in the entire Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Abuja and its environs.The post Minister tasks Abuja Disco on power supply appeared first on Vanguard News....
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India to pay Iran $500m next week

Indian refiners will pay $500 million to Iran next week, the second installment in an interim deal that allows Tehran to recover part of overseas frozen oil revenues that are payments for oil it has sold, two industry sources said in Friday.The post India to pay Iran $500m next week appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Sports

Don’t expect miracles from me – Amodu

The newly appointed coach of the Super Eagles Amodu Shaibu has asked Nigerians to be moderate in their expectations of the team even as he promised to give his best in salvaging Nigeria’s hopes of participating at next year’s Africa Cup of Nations.The post Don’t expect miracles from me – Amodu appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Ethiopia FA denies Keshi

Disengaged Super Eagles coach Stephen Keshi’s reported move to Ethiopia may have hit the rocks as the Ethiopian Football Association has denied ever getting any application from him.The post Ethiopia FA denies Keshi appeared first on Vanguard News....
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NFF sends elite referees to England

The Nigeria Football Federation has concluded all arrangements to send the best of Nigerian referees to the United Kingdom for a special refresher course beginning in the first week of December.The post NFF sends elite referees to England appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Fashion

Have A Laugh! Watch Nigerian Celebrities Define ‘Imbibe’ on FlyTime Word of the Day

Share a laugh with Nigerian OAP, Nedu as he asks celebrities to define the word ‘Imbibe’ on FlyTime TV Word of the Day. Check it out!
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Photos: Former Minister of Health Hands Over After Resignation

Former Minister of Health, Prof. Onyebuchi Chukwu has today, October 20 handed over his portfolio to the Minister of Health for state, Dr Khaliru Alhassa
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Mike Gascoyne calls for measured response

Caterham technical officer Mike Gascoyne urged against a knee-jerk reaction to the crash which hospitalised Marussia driver Jules Bianchi.
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Pittsburgh Steelers down Houston Texans
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Ahiara Catholic Church crisis: Priests fight dirty, guns recovered
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Health

Churches, agencies formulate response to Ebola outbreak

To respond to the Ebola Virus crisis in West Africa, which has taken more almost 4,500 lives, the World Council of Churches, WCC, brought to the table representatives of Christian aid organisations and United Nations’ agencies to learn from each other and up their efforts.The post Churches, agencies formulate response to Ebola outbreak appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Elimination of mother-to-child HIV transmission is crucial to the MDGs — IDOKO

The National Agency for the Control of AIDS, NACA, has described the upcoming launch of National Plan for the country’s Elimination of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV, eMTCT, initiative as being in line with the Global Plan towards the elimination of new HIV infections among children by 2015 and keeping their mothers alive.The post Elimination of mother-to-child HIV transmission is crucial to the MDGs — IDOKO appeared first on Vanguard News....
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WHO Applauds Nigeria’s Spectacular Success with Ebola


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Entertainment

Tiwa Savage, No Ring, No Husband, Messy Reports Emerge

by Judith Frank-Edet     The Mavin crew recently embarked on a UK tour and the first lady of the record Label; Tiwa Savage was spotted without her wedding ring but instead, we find her wearing a decoy ring as a cover up to her wedding ring. Surprisingly her husband and ex manager, Tunji Balogun was not in any way involved in this. He did not accompany her to London as always does; neither did he display his usual affection on social media to support his wife. Our sources have confirmed that there is still trouble in paradise and the couple is not even seeing each other at the m
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Nicki Minaj All Sexy As She Covers GQ Magazine

by Judith Frank-Edet     Nicki Minaj looked every bit of sexy on the cover of the November  issue of GQ Magazine. The rapper rocked a white cowgirl type bra and a skirts that apparently come off very fitting. In the magazine's interview, she opens up about how her "Anaconda" video had a different meaning than those who contextualized it in a certain way.    “I think the video is about what girls do. Girls love being with other girls, and when you go back to us being younger, we would have slumber parties and we’d be dancing with our
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Chika Ike at another Vacation In Dubai

by Judith Frank-Edet   Nollywood Actress Chika Ike took time out from her busy schedule to cool off in Dubai. The actress who has been busy with her reality show  ‘African Divas’  decided to spoil herself by taking a trip to Dubai to relax. She posted this photo on her Instagram page and wrote; Hello Dubai!!! The queen is back!!! prebirthdayvacation #ilovedubai#living#africandivarealitytvshow...
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Technology

Gloo.ng plans rollout in Abuja, P’Harcourt

Gloo.ng, one of Nigeria’s fastest growing online supermarkets, is set to roll out services in Abuja and Port Harcourt by 2015. It stated this on Friday, after achieving 75 per cent coverage of the Lagos Internet market since it commenced operation on October 6, 2012. The firm said it hoped to have extended its reach... [Read...
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FG demands 50% local content from HP, others

The Federal Government has asked the original equipment manufacturers doing business in Nigeria to achieve 50 per cent local content or prepare to quit. In preparation for increasing the local content in the Nigerian Information and Communications Technology space, the Ministry of Communications Technology recently established the Office for National Content. The ONC is domiciled... [Read...
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Muslim students develop mobile health apps

Muslim students at the University of Lagos have developed an application that reveals locations and contacts of health centres and general hospitals in Lagos. The application, according to the head of its development team, Mr. Yusuf Jimoh, also features theological views on health, information on some dangerous viruses, first aid corner, health news, quick telephone... [Read...
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