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RESEARCHER TASKS FG ON SOCIAL SECURITY

Federal Government has been urged to prioritise social security programmes as it continues to privatise public assets and promote capitalism in the country. A retired Deputy Director, Federal Ministry of Defence, who is also a researcher, Eric Olie, stated this in Abuja while addressing the press on the consequences of “Africanstyle capitalism” for Nigeria. He...
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WHY PVC THEFTS SHOULD BOTHER INEC

BY its admission, more than one million permanent voters’ cards have been stolen from the Indepen-dent National Electoral Commission, INEC, which prefaces this story with the trite line that the cards are useless since only their authentic owners could use them. INEC should get wiser as the thefts continue. The post Why PVC Thefts Should Bother INEC appeared first on Vanguard News....
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N175BN LG ALLOCATION: IMO GOVT REPLIES IHEDIOHA

Imo State government has said that contrary to the N175.034 billion said to have accrued to the 27 local council areas of the state between May 2011 and December 2014, heavy deductions were usually made at source before remittance. The post N175bn LG allocation: Imo govt replies Ihedioha appeared first on Vanguard News....
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POLLS: ‘Jonathan’ll win South West’
CBN directs banks to close MDAs’ revenue accounts
Air Force men brutalize bizman, as Dame Jonathan visits Delta
Positively presidential!
CNPP calls for removal of SURE-P task force from Lagos roads
PDP scared of PVC, says Oshiomhole
Delta and the Uvwiamughe Declaration
Women are not mere sex symbols
US tasks FG, INEC on free, fair polls
Jonathan visits recaptured towns
ISIS recruiting Nigerian g6 students, FG raises alarm
Explosions at UNIJOS, Biu, 34 killed
I’ll lead war on terror, curb waste, graft– Buhari
Jewish leader warns against wearing kippa in Muslim areas
US accuses Russia of land grab
Plot to assassinate Zuma exposed
An emerging nuclear deal with Iran
Reps probe three firms over import duty fraud
Yoruba group meets in Ibadan, endorses Jonathan
Senate urges police to boost internal revenue
Jonathan was never there for Lagosians, says Fashola
Oyo retired teachers protest unpaid N17bn pension
LASU refunds N209m fees to students
Okoya-Thomas for burial March 6
Polls: Dankwambo accused of alliance with Buhari
Bird flu: Katsina poultry farmers lament low patronage
Nasarawa crisis: Al-Makura flags-off relief distribution

Politics

MY TIME HAS COME — OGBORU

Idolised by fans as the Peoples General, Chief Great Ogboru had become a rallying platform for opposition to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP in Delta State. He had in the last decade moved across different political platforms in his quest for the governorship of the state - South-South Rainbow Coalition, SSRC, then the Alliance for Democracy in 2003, the Democratic Peoples Party, DPP in 2007 and 2011, and now Labour Party, LP . Ogboru has continuously captivated popular imagination in Delta, yet has underperformed at the crucial point of counting the votes. Ogboru has, however, pleaded the a
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FOXY BATTLES IN BAUCHI

Bauchi State’s knack for betraying even accomplished political leaders is legendary. It is thus no surprise that ahead of the forthcoming general elections that many voters and political leaders are keeping their intentions close to the chest The post Foxy battles in Bauchi appeared first on Vanguard News....
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WHY IT WON’T BE BUSINESS AS USUAL FOR ELECTION RIGGERS —OKOJIE, REC, A-IBOM

THe Akwa-Ibom State Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Barrister Austin Okoje in this interview reassures the people of Akwa-Ibom State that the commission would provide all the candidates for the 2015 General Elections a level playing field to ensure rancour-free polls. But he implores the political class to cooperate with INEC since according to him, every successful election requires effective partnership and cooperation as well as adequate timing and planning among other issues. The post Why it won’t be business as usual for election riggers —Okojie, REC, A-Ibom appeared first on V
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Where the card reader rejects you
Leadership tussle: Tambuwal walks tightrope for peace
PVC: Alake appeals over disenfranchising wife, 300,000 others in Egbaland
Groups seek US support to curb violence in Rivers
Ad-hoc staff recruitment: Be neutral, PDP tells Jega
Governorship election should hold before presidential – Ogboru
President can’t deploy soldiers for election – Sagay
Jonathan’s visit to Lagos a waste – Fashola, Ambode
Between electoral loss and self-exile
Afenifere working for Yoruba interest, says Arogbofa
Fani-Kayode denies renting crowd to boo Buhari in London
Group commends PDP for expelling Obasanjo
Afenifere leaders set for post-confab summit in Ibadan
Jonathan to visit Lagos again, APC slams President
I’m ready for NHRC probe, says Fayose
Abia candidates sign peace accord
Yero laments killing in Southern Kaduna, pledges improved security
Minimah Visits Baga, Rewards Triumphant Soldiers with Promotion
Voting Process: How you’ll vote
Dangote: Nigerian Economy Will Bounce Back, Get Stronger
Abia PDP candidate, Ikpeazu returns to classroom, lectures Poly students
“God has chosen me, I’ll defeat Ambode, Agbaje” – Lagos LP candidate
My running battle with Oshiomhole — Ize Iyamu
Legislators Agree to Belt-tightening, Cut N’Assembly’s Budget by 25%
Builders of the Black Continent
Opposition to Obanikoro Forces Senate to Shelve Screening of Other Ministerial Nominees
STILL ON CAMPAIGNS- RELATED VIOLENCE

Business

FG CONTRACTS MUST INVOLVE INDIGENOUS FREIGHT FORWARDING COMPONENT — NCT

Maritime lawyers are divided over the refusal of terminal operators to obey the ruling of Justice C.N Buba ruling of December 17th2014 asking the concessionaires to stop the collection of unapproved port charges and refund over N150billion illegally collected from port users in last three months. The post FG contracts must involve indigenous freight forwarding component — NCT appeared first on Vanguard News....
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FG CONTRACTS MUST INVOLVE INDIGENOUS FREIGHT FORWARDING COMPONENT — NCT

The National Council on Transport, NCT has said that the freight forwarding components of all government contracts must be handled by indigenous operators. The post FG contracts must involve indigenous freight forwarding component — NCT appeared first on Vanguard News....
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RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS IMPORTANT TO AGRICULTURE GROWTH — MASLAHA SEEDS BOSS

IT is believed that smallholder farmers can become the bedrock of food security in Africa, provided they can access the essential ingredients of modern agriculture like quality seed of improved crop varieties. The post Research institutions important to agriculture growth — Maslaha seeds boss appeared first on Vanguard News....
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Fed College of Agriculture, Akure gets grants on cassava processing
Navy Arrests Five Beninoise, Four Others for Crude Oil Theft
New Nigerian Discoveries Boost Exxon Mobil Reserves
200 Cattle Infected with Foot and Mouth Disease in Bauchi
Buhari Urges Supporters to Respect Abuja Peace Accord
Yoruba Leaders: Why We are Supporting Jonathan’s Re-election
Fashola: 35% Import Duty on Vehicles Unjustifiable
House Directs IG to Probe Ebonyi Assembly Fire
Poll Shift: Borno APC Calls for Arrest of 23 Political Parties’ Leaders
Group Asks INEC to Extend PVCs Collection Date
I Will Defeat Jang at the Polls, Says APC Senatorial Candidate
Group Moves to Check Voter Apathy, Hate Campaign
Senator Otu not Responsible for Bassey’s “Assassination” Attempt, Says Group
Substitution: Court Fixes March 6 for Judgment in Eshilokun’s Suit
Obi: A Vote for Jonathan is a Vote for the Future
CNPP Cautions INEC against Further Shift of Election Date
Chief Priest, Isekhure of Benin Endorses Jonathan
I Remain Taraba PDP Governorship Candidate, Says Ishaku
Group Insists on Deployment of Military for Elections
Senate Begins Move to Create Parallel Budget Office
Stakeholders task Nigerian authorities on ISPS compliance sustainability
Declining import volume shrinks FG’s revenue
Cutix posts N31bn profit in 2014
FCMB increases agric loan to N40bn
APCON urges countries to learn from Nigeria’s leadership
N70bn pay-off: Nigeria Airways pensioners threaten elections boycott
Why we launched toll-free call centre for pensioners –PTAD DG

Sports

IDEYE IS BEST NIGERIAN STRIKER – AMOKACHI

Nigeria caretaker coach Daniel Amokachi says in-form West Brom striker Brown Ideye deserves an international recall. The post Ideye is best Nigerian striker – Amokachi appeared first on Vanguard News....
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WATCH OUT FOR EAGLETS IN CHILE – RUFAI

Former Super Eagles first choice goalkeeper, Peter Rufai has pleaded with Nigerians not to crucify the Golden Eaglets for failing to reach the final of the ongoing Africa U-17 championship in Niger. The post Watch out for Eaglets in Chile – Rufai appeared first on Vanguard News....
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GARBA PICKS AYC SQUAD

Flying Eagles’ Head Coach Manu Garba (OON) has released a list of 21 players who will represent the country at the 19th African Youth Championship in Senegal. The post Garba picks AYC squad appeared first on Vanguard News....
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St. Agnes wins Maryland Sports festival
Africa U-17: Eaglets, Guinea to clash again
Niger 2015: Eaglets’ cup miss shocks Shofoluwe
Super Eagles Coach: How far?
Golf: Odoh fades in SA, Africa Open
NFF, Keshi holding Nigeria to ransom – Chukwu
Manu names Muhammed, 20 others for AYC
England moves to grab Ibe
Oshonaike targets ITTF World Tour title
Ghana, Togo for Lagos Junior Open Golf tourney
Parma players wash kit
GTBank Principals Cup: Birrel Avenue school eye history
Mgcoyi moves to Hungary
Bafana get Zebras in Cosafa
GI hails Nkhatha, Brockie partnership
Moriri predicts cup humdinger
Bafana to learn Cosafa fate
Lagos to host Heineken ‘Champion the Match’ series
“Football is not on paper, it’s down to your performance” – Wenger on loss to Monaco
DStv Basketball: Falcons begin training
England set to fast track Jordon Ibe as Nigeria eyes youngster
CAF U-17 Championship: Golden Eaglets lose to South Africa in semi-final clash
AFCON 2023 to be moved from January to June
AFCON 2023 schedule changes for Qatar 2022
FIFA: 2023 AFCON To Hold In June
Listen: Interview with Stephen Keshi 25.02.2015
Amuneke Promises Better Eaglets At U17 World Cup

Fashion

WATCH ‘DOORWAYS’ – AN UPLIFTING SHORT FILM BY OLUWATOSIN COKER

Nigerian filmmaker, Oluwatosin Coker has recently shared his latest project with BellaNaija. Titled ‘Doorways’, the short film stars Emmy award winner Diahnna Nicole Baxter, alongside Elimu Nelson and Matisha Baldwin. Synopsis “Doorways follows the life of Tanya Mark, a 29-year-old African American woman who just survived an abusive relationship, which left her with the impression...
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OLAMIDE: IS RAPPER WORKING ON FIFTH ALBUM WITH VTEK?

The YBNL boss has been photographed with the man behind behind a huge part of Psquare’s ‘Double Trouble’ album, including hit songs, ‘Ejeajo’ and ‘Shekini’.
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AFROMAN: RAPPER ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT AFTER HITTING FEMALE FAN ON STAGE

The rapper (born Joseph Foreman) took to his Facebook account to address a recent incident where he struck a female fan in the face onstage, apologize to the victim and announce his retirement.
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Audu Maikori: Choc City boss opens up on being manhandled by the Police
New Music: SHiiKANE – Sweedim
#ThrowbackThursday: Top 5 old occult Nollywood movies
Madonna: Pop star falls off stage at Brit Awards 2015
Anne Adams: The Shattered Dignity of the Modern Black Woman
In Paris: 3 Al-Jazeera journalists arrested for flying drone
My Style: Stephanie Okafor
Abductors of American Missionary in Kogi Reduce Ransom Demand from N60 Million to N30 Million
Esco: But, I’m Only Just Looking
Say What?! Jada Pinkett-Smith Reveals that Watching Husband Will Smith in Movie Love Scenes Turns Her On
Grace Amah explains support for Agbaje, opens up on relationship with baby daddy
A Passionate Breakthrough! Watch Nigerian Entertainers Dakore Akande & Poe on ‘Late Night with Nike Oshinowo’ Tonight
Calamity: Husband takes to his heels as wife gives birth to armless baby
All Black Everything! Triple MG Artist Tekno Shows off his Cars
“Missing” $20 Billion: FG Given 7-day Ultimatum to Submit Forensic Report on NNPC Account
Wow! Lupita Nyong’o’s Oscar Dress Worth $150,000 Allegedly Stolen
Cool FM On-air Personality Congratulates Eniola Badmus on her New Car in the Oddest Way
BRIT Awards 2015: Red carpet celebrity fashion rundown
18 Year Old Woman Forced into Marriage Kills Husband in Kano
Husband Flees as Wife in Ogun Gives Birth to Baby Without Arms
Madonna on Kanye West: He’s a Brilliant Madman…He Can’t help Himself…He Doesn’t have the same Filters other People Have
Ebola Update: MIT researchers develop 10-minute test
Official Photos – Damilola Adegbite & Chris Attoh’s Valentine’s Day Wedding!
Federal Government Approves Establishment of 9 New Private Universities
#SMWLagos – It’s Day 4 of Social Media Week Lagos! See Today’s Schedule for #SMW2015
Entertainment Your Way! Archos Devices Launching in Nigeria on Friday 27 February 2015
Bellesa Africa Tutorial: Would you rock this green smokey eye make-up?

Health

ENVIRONMENTAL SANITATION HOLDS IN LAGOS ON SATURDAY


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NLC POLL: SOUTH-EAST, SOUTH-SOUTH UNIONS PROTEST LOPSIDED ALLOCATION OF DELEGATES


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CASSAVA REPUBLIC’S INVENTIVE PROWESS


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Why You Need Intimacy in Your Marriage
Playing Football Frees Ikpeazu from Stress
The Challenge of Democratic Disclosure
Group Highlights Benefits of Equipment Leasing
Testicular cancer may affect the testes — Study
Mental illness linked to heart disease in study
PDP Blasts APC over Unrealistic Promises
First Lady: Why My Husband Should Be Re-elected
BCO: Fayose Can’t Stop Buhari from Becoming President
Study Shows Truvada Pills Prevents HIV
Nigerians Spend £300 million on British Education Annually

Entertainment

WIZKID TO SKALES: ‘YOU’RE A FOOLISH GUY WITH ZERO BRAIN’

FORMER label mates, Wizkid now Starboy boss, and Baseline Music act, Skales threw caution to the wind during the week and engaged themselves in a war of words on the social media. The latter had accused the former of stealing the beat for his hit song, “Azonto”, claiming also, that he wrote Wizkid’s “Superstar” song. The post Wizkid to Skales: ‘You’re a foolish guy with zero brain’ appeared first on Vanguard News....
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I’M ONE OF MAJID MICHEL’S ADMIRERS —CYNTHIA SHALOM

Cynthia Shalom has only appeared in a few Nollywood movies but her quality performances in them have proven that she is one to watch out for. She revealed to us in this interview the trouble upcoming actresses go through to make it in the film industry - plus more The post I’m one of Majid Michel’s admirers —Cynthia Shalom appeared first on Vanguard News....
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FLIM SHOULD BE MADE WITH TACT, PATIENCE -ONYEABOR

Ifeanyi Onyeabor is known for traversing very difficult terrains and making a success of them. During the days of little beginning in Nollywood, he initiated the audacious move of uniting the movie industries in Ghana and Nigeria, giving rise to artistes who have become sub-regional brands of sorts. Now the filmmaker has launched another auspicious...
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Cinema: More Nigerians embrace local content
BOOK: Origin of present day woes
MUSIC: Collabo: Another side of P-Square
Life of cab operators in Abuja
How FCT residents spend weekends
UN pageant debuts with charity tours
Mike Godson talks about his secret romance with Ini Edo
VIDEO: 2face Idibia – ‘Vote Not Fight’
Airtel/Trace Music Star competition holds grand finale this weekend
Madonna calls Kanye West ‘a brilliant madman’
#BritAwards2015: All the photos capturing what went down
Seyi Shey reveals reasons for new hairstyle
Iconic Nigerian filmmaker, Tunde Kelani clocks 67
NET Exclusive: HipTV boss counters reports branding top staff as Airport cleaner
Yemi Alade and Julius Aghahowa cover Muse magazine’s gold issue
#BritAwards2015: How Paloma Faith waited 14-years for British Female Solo Artist award
Former Italy World Cup winning captain bags 10-month jail sentence
#BritAwards2015: Madonna falls off stage
Motherhood Loading For Naya Rivera
Another New Accuser for Bill Cosby; He Sexually Assaulted Me
Stonebwoy denies dating female singer, MzVee
Glo Partners SMEDAN to Enhance Economic Growth
Don Jazzy & Tiwa Savage Seal Fresh Deal With Konga
Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill Are Going On Tour Together
Nigerian Music and Marijuana
Grace Amah not ready for marriage
The Meeting: Another side of Rita Dominic

Technology

NEW AGE E-COMMERCE CONSUMERS CHALLENGE TRADITIONAL BUSINESS MODELS

African consumers are increasingly searching online platforms with commercial intent, says DHL.
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KENYA: ICT START-UPS TO GET BOOST FROM UPCOMING INNOVATION SHOWCASE

The ICT Authority has announced that Kenya will hold the inaugural ICT Innovation forum, bringing together novel technology-based ideas, solutions and practices on the 2nd – 3rd March, 2015 at KICC, Nairobi. The forum which has a national outlook will be graced by the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta. The event, which will bring...
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TANZANIA: TIGO INKS MONEY TRANSFER SERVICE DEAL WITH VODACOM

Millions of M-Pesa and Tigo Pesa customers in Tanzania will soon be able to send and receive money directly into each other wallets. This follows the recent signing of a mobile money interoperability agreement between Tigo and Vodacom. The agreement will see four million Tigo Pesa users exchanging money directly with seven million M-Pesa...
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NCS blames shoddy preparations for neglect of IT in election
Top African and Global leaders set to attend MWC 2015
Advanced analytics and telecoms – a power combination
Citrix, Google enhance enterprise security and management of Android devices
2015 Youth mHealth Innovation competition now on
Airtel Kenya invests Sh 2.5 billion in 3G network
Top-flight speakers confirmed for 4 March Innovation Dinner
Kenya: Airtel invests Sh 2.5 billion in 3G network
Marques to add momentum to F5 Network’s growth across Africa
Make life easier for your customers with recurring payments
Review: Saints Row IV Re-Elected
MTN demonstrates the benefits of its video on demand offering
VMware appoints Bask Iyer as chief information officer
VMware appoints new SVP & CIO
GSMA case study: Nomanini enables rapid, reliable prepaid retail in informal markets
MWC 2015: Terragon to unveil first African mobile advertising app
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