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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: Today's The Vanguard Newspaper Headlines [26 June, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 26 June, 2017.

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
GUNMEN, suspected to be kidnappers, weekend, abducted a sexagenarian and father of an Ughelli-based wine dealer at Ughelli, Delta State.The post Sexagenarian kidnapped in Ughelli appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
A sting operation by DSS operatives in Kano yesterday, led to the arrest of a top Boko Haram commander, and 20 other suspects.The post DSS arrests Boko Haram commander, 20 others in Kano appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Rivers State governor, Mr Nyesom Wike, has explained that the dissolution of the State Executive Council was done in consultation with the leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state.The post Why I dissolved Rivers Exco, by Wike appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
No fewer than 2,000 indigenes of Ikot Abasi Local Government Area, Akwa Ibom State, and its environs have benefited from Total E and P's Mass Free Medical Outreach for host communities in the state.The post Total E and P free medical service ends in A-Ibom appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
ONDO State governor, Mr. Oluwarotimi Akeredolu has urged muslims in the state to put into practice all the lessons learned from the annual religious fasting.The post Akeredolu, Deji of Akure felicitate with Muslims appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Worried by continued agitations from Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and others from other regions in the country, elder Statesman and former Federal Commissioner for Works and Housing, Alhaji Femi Okunnu, has urged the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to introduce a 10-year development plan for the country, to quell agitations.The post Quit notice: Okunnu canvasses 10-year development plan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The Akwa Ibom Government says the World Bank has earmarked the sum of N32 billion to tackling flood in the state.The post Flood Control: Akwa Ibom gets N32bn from World Bank appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
A truckload of substandard vegetable oil was intercepted in Akure, the Ondo State capital, by officials of the Department of State Services, DSS, and the Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON.The post DSS, SON intercept substandard vegetable oil in Ondo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Cross River State governor, Professor Ben Ayade, has said that his government and the people of the state have ceaselessly been praying for President Muhammadu Buhari to regain his health and return to the country.The post Cross River praying for Buhari 'Ayade appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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Mon, 26 Jun 2017
A 31-year-old engineering graduate of the University of Benin, UNIBEN, Edo State, Samuel Collins, was reportedly killed by suspected cultists, weekend, at the Kpansia suburb of Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.The post Cultists kill 31-year-old man in Bayelsa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
EBENDO Community Development Association, ECDA, Emu Kingdom, in Ndokwa West Local Government Area, Delta State, has refuted media reports commending the Chairman of the council for clamping down on youth activities in the area.The post Community disowns Enegide over commendation of LG boss appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
THERE is tension in the oil-rich Oben, Iguelaba, Ikobi and Obazogbe-Nugu communities, in Orhiomwon Local Government Area of Edo State as leaders of the communities, weekend, called on the oil company operating in their domain, SEPLAT Petroleum Development, to leave their domain due to alleged neglect and marginalization of the host communities.The post Edo communities give marching orders to oil firm appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Afenifere and other major stakeholders, yesterday, reacted to the presidency's release of an audio tape to debunk insinuations that President Muhammadu Buhari had lost his ability to speak properly.The post Presidents audio tape sparks controversy as PDP, Afenifere, others react appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Speaker of Delta State House of Assembly, Mr Sheriff Oborevwori, has urged members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state to remain united.The post Delta Speaker urges unity among PDP members appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The senator representing Kogi West Central senatorial district, Dino Melaye, said, yesterday, that the signatures allegedly collected to influence his recall and forwarded to Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, were forged.The post Recall saga: Don't worry about INEC, wait for signatures verification, Gov Bello tells Melaye appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
WARRI ' Former national chairman, Traditional Rulers of Oil Producing Communities of Nigeria, TROMPCON, His Majesty, Charles Ayemi-Botu, and ex-Minister of Police Affairs, Alaowei Broderick Bozimo, weekend, raised the alarm that if the threats by the northern youths on Igbo to quit the north are pushed too far, the Rwanda experience will be a child's play.The post Quit notice: Rwanda tragedy will be child's play, if 'Ayemi-Botu, Bozimo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Enugu' There is tension in Adani, Uzo-Uwani Local Government Area of Enugu State, following a clash between some herdsmen and natives over alleged destruction of farmland.The post Tension in Enugu community over clash with herdsmen appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
FORMER Provost Marshal of the Nigerian Army and a leader of the Pan Niger Delta Forum (PANDEF), Brig.Gen.Idada Ikponmwen (Rtd) and former chief whip of the senate, Senator Rowland Owie said weekend that the prayers of all Nigerians is that President Muhammadu gets well soonest so as to fulfill his campaign promises but however said that the leadership of the ruling party can find immediate solution in the event that the President becomes incapacitated.The post Allow Buhari to resign if he is not 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Sen. Dino Melaye, representing Kogi West Senatorial district in the National Assembly says the signatures allegedly collected to influence his recall and forwarded to INEC were forged and that dead men also signed.The post Dino: Late Governorship aspirant Obadofin, other dead men signed my recall appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Some chiefs of the All Progressives Congress, APC, party in Rivers state who preferred not to be mentioned, have revealed that the governorship ambition of the senator representing Rivers South East, Senator Magnus Abe is the major cause of the widely publicised rift between him (Abe) and the Minister of Transportation and former Governor of Rivers state, Rt. Hon. Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi.The post Rivers APC: Why Abe is fighting Amaechi appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The bitter truth is that many states have become lazy, they have become comfortable with the monthly allocation they collect in Abuja such that they are no longer keen to exploit the natural resources available in the states for financial purposeThe post Whether we like it or not, restructuring is inevitable ' Rear Admiral Mike Onah (retd) appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Even if the process of placing a fixed deposit varies slightly from one bank to another, opening a fixed deposit account is still very simple.The post Advantages and disadvantages of fixed deposits appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
There has been a boost in the local production of the items on the list of 41, just as substantial foreign exchange has been conserved owing to the reduction in the import bills of the countryThe post Navigating economic storm with monetary manoeuvres appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
THE steady appreciation of the naira in the Nigeria Autonomous Foreign Exchange (NAFEX) window, also known as Investors & Exporters window will persist this week, with the NAFEX rate falling to N360 per dollar. Meanwhile, volume of transactions in the NAFEX window reached $2.5 billion last week from $2.2 billion two weeks ago.The post Forex rate convergence imminent appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
To a large extent, we have seen that the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has significantly intervened in the market to provide dollar liquidity and that is very supportive of the FX policyThe post Sustainability in FX policy will ensure Nigeria is not exited from MSCI index ' SCM Capital appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
AHEAD of the launch of Exchange Traded Derivatives, ETDs, by the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, later in the year, the 2nd Vice-President of the NSE Council, Mr. Abimbola Ogunbanjo, has expressed optimism that the ETD initiative will develop into a robust market that could support the nation's growth ambition.The post Exchange-traded derivatives can support Nigeria's growth ambition 'NSE Vee Pee appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
FINANCIAL results of some selected companies leading their various sectors have indicated successful strategies in taming the impact of inflationary pressures on the corporate bottom-line.The post Corporate expenses increase to N510bn appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
THE equities market is likely to record a mixture of profit taking and bargain hunting by investors this week, amidst sustained investors' confidence.The post Equities: Mix of profit taking, bargain hunting to continue this week appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
THE Management of Berger Paints Nigeria Plc has assured the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, and the investing public that the peaceful demonstration by some sections of the staff over the exit date for gratuity would not have adverse effects on the company's operations.The post Berger Paints explains industrial dispute, assures NSE, shareholders appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
For him, the task of governing Lagos was not a 100-metres dash that required hasty decision-makingThe post Ambode: Talking with his works appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The House of Assembly is aware that Deltans are looking forward to the delivery of more dividends of democracy, and it is in our place to make that happenThe post Oborevwori and the scorecard of Delta Assembly appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
It was indeed an enduring encounter between 'a governor and his people', as the excitement that exuded from the jubilant crowd was a reality of the governor's swelling popularity and acceptanceThe post 2019: Ugwuanyi and Enugu traders' endorsement appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Permit me fellow compatriots to say my mind. Permit me also to tell you the bitter truth that will save us all. The road which we seek to take is not worthy to be taken.The post Road not worthy to take appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
President of the Nigeria Boxing Board of Control, NBB of C, Dr Rafiu Ladipo will be leading a delegation to London to meet with the world heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, the first of such meetings since the Anglo-British boxer of Nigerian descent won the IBF and WBA unified bout against Vladmir Klitschko about two months ago.The post NBB of C to meet with Joshua in London appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Athletes in camp, preparing for the forthcoming Common-wealth Youth Games scheduled to hold in Nassau, Bahamas in July, have been charged to work hard and present themselves as worthy ambassadors during the games.The post C'wealth Youth Games: Dalung charges athletes to work hard appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Winner of God's Children Great Talent, GCGT, Miss Esther Benyeogo was announced at the grand finale of Season 7 held at Eko Convention Center on Saturday 24th June 2017.The post 19-year-old Esther Benyeogo wins N250m GCGT7 prize appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The Lagos State Government has asked the Court of Appeal to set aside the judgment of a Lagos High Court in Igbosere which faulted the demolition of illegal structures in Otodo Gbame Community and ordered the resettlement of displaced persons in the area.The post Lagos appeals verdict ordering Otodo Gbame community resettlement appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Assistant Commissioner of Police in-charge of the Inspector-General of Police Intelligence Response Team , IRT, which arrested the most-wanted notorious kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, alias Evans, yesterday, dismissed criticism by Nollywood actress, Kate Henshaw, on him and his team for posing with Evans in a shot that has gone viral, saying he was too busy to respond to such.The post Picture with Evans: I am too busy to reply Kate Henshaw, says Abba Kyari appeared first on Vanguard N 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Osinbajo may yet fail to read the writing on the wall. He must not make Jonathan's mistake of appeasement of special interests while ignoring real Nigerians. And he should, right now know that with the rapid and unfolding situations, there will be no second chanceThe post Buhari: Why Nigeria Fails appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Portuguese Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho has lost his Father early on Sunday. Jose Manuel Mourinho Felix died at age 79. Felix was reported to have suffered from an illness for a few months, his funeral has been set for Tuesday in Portugal. He enjoyed a career in football as a goalkeeper for Vitoria Setubal []The post Jose Mourinhos Father, Felix dies aged 79 appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Arsenal have been told that they would have to meet the 44m valuation of Alexander Lacazettes current employers, Olympique Lyon before he is sold to the London club. The French international had been courted by Spanish club Atletico Madrid and was billed to sign for the club before a transfer ban was upheld against the []The post Arsenal told to Pay up if they want Lacazette appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Fire broke out on Sunday at the House on the Rock Church in Abuja. A member of the church said when he left the there this afternoon, all was well but now, fire has gutted the church. The church is located close to the National stadium Abuja and close to the City Gate. News correspondents []The post Fire guts House on the Rock Church in Abuja appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Born Hammed Ramadan Aramide, the young rapper Arah presents you with this track titled: Morenike, where he features hizrael cool and priesthood. Producer: merry oh. ContactArah on: Rah mah dahn. On Facebook. Og_arah for instagramThe post Morenike by Arah ft Hizrael & Priesthood appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
In her message to Nigerian on the occasion of Eid-el-Fitri, Aisha Buhari, wife of Nigerian president, enjoined Nigerians to imbibe the spirit of love, compassion and unity. Aisha, who returned from London two weeks ago, thanked Nigerians for all their prayers for President Muhammadu Buhari and the country. She later took part in the Eid []The post Aisha Buhari Sends Eid-el-Fitr Message To Nigerians appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
In spite of the discrimination against female Engineers, Oyefuga Yetunde Abidemi also known as Yetty,Yettie,Prinori has managed to become is a professional Civil Engineer who specializes majorly on Highway construction. She has always been fascinated about how structures came to being and promised herself that she was one day going to create an extraordinary structure. []The post Meet Yetunde Abidemi The Civil Engineer appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Mayowa Balogun a.k.a Sweeg owns a Talent Management Company/Indie Record Label, BEAM Entertainment, that is growing very fast. He also consults and advises many artists and creative people. He likes to think of himself as an advocate for the creative minds in Nigeria. Some of the artistes signed under him are LasGiiDi, Ol, Lady Donli []The post Meet Mayowa Balogun The Talent Manager appeared first on The Spark. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
Parents of the six abducted Senior Secondary School students of Lagos state Model College, Igbonla, Epe, were weekend, elated when rumours that their children would be released by midnight Saturday, filtered in.The post LAGOS SCHOOL KIDNAP DAY 33: Hope of abducted students release dashed appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
The arrested kidnap kingpin, Chukwudi Dumeme Onuamadike, a.k.a Evans, was arrested in 2006 for robbery, in an incident where seven members of his gang died during sharing of their loot in Lagos.The post Evans, the kidnapper arrested for robbery in 2006: Police appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 26 Jun 2017
A sting operation by DSS in Kano Sunday led to the arrest of top Boko Haram commander, and 20 others suspects.The post Breaking: DSS arrests top Boko Haram commander, 20 others in Kano appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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