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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [20 AUGUST, 2017].

Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard Online Newspaper for today, Sunday, 20 August, 2017.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Unknown gunmen, in the early hours of yesterday, allegedly abducted the daughter of a business mogul in Malumfashi, Katsina State.The post Business mogul's daughter kidnapped appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
It was harvest of miracles in the South-South when the General Superintendent of the Deeper Christian Life Ministry, Pastor W.F Kumuyi, visited six cities in the zone.In each state visited, the power of God was visible as the lame walked, the dumb spoke and other spectacular miracles took place.At Ikom, Cross River State, a 60-year-old man, Nkam Okereke, who claimed to have stepped on a poisonous substance and was unable to walk for years, stood up and started walking to the amazement of the cro 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Airtel Nigeria says it is rolling out a new home broadband, Unlimited Data Plan, with four new television commercials to drive patronage for the plan.The post Airtel empowers customers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
THE Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) has described Elizade University, Ilara Mokin, Ondo State as one of the best universities in Nigeria training future accounting professionals.The post Elizade Varsity exceeds ICAN 'minimum eligibility criteria' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
THE Managing Director of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Nsima Ekere, has reaffirmed the commitment of the interventionist agency to peace in the oil-rich region.The post NDDC preaches peace in Niger Delta appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Vice Chancellor of Federal University of Technology, Owerri, FUTO, Professor Francis Chukwuemeka Eze, has expressed shock at the "take-over of the institution's farm houses by herdsmen'.The post Cattle rearers take over FUTO farm house appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Benue State government has distanced itself from the purported notice issued to herdsmen by a coalition of Middle Belt youths under the aegis of Middle Belt Renaissance Forum to vacate the state by October 1.The post Benue disowns quit notice to herdsmen appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nigeria's top comedians led by Bright Okpocha, widely known as Basketmouth, will thrill residents of FESTAC Town and adjoining communities in Lagos at Glo Laffta Fest, today.The post Basketmouth, top comedians to thrill at Glo Laffta Fest in FESTAC appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The staff of the Federal University of Technology, Owerri (FUTO) say they could no longer pay their children's school fees.The post We can't pay our children's school fees ' FUTO lecturers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
As President Muhammadu Buhari returned to the country, yesterday, after receiving medical attention in the United Kingdom, founder of One Love Family, Satguru Maharaj Ji, has offered to heal the President of his ailment.The post Satguru Maharaj ji offers to heal PMB if.. appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
THE Federal Government has secured over $1.5b to address the problems associated with the provision of urban water in some states.The post FG gets $1.5b to tackle water problems in states appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
AHEAD of the 2019 general election, a group, Committee of Graduates of Ambrose Ali University, AAU, Ekpoma, Edo State, has called on Rev Francis Waive to contest for the Ughelli North/Ughelli South/Udu Federal Constituency, Delta State.The post Group urges cleric to vie for House of Reps seat appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Executive Assistant on Communications to the governor of Delta State, Barr. Fred Oghenesivbe has debunked allegations in the social media urging Deltans to pray for their governor for deviating from his electioneering promises.The post Okowa remainS focused, smart agenda yieding results ' Ogenesivbe appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The daunting task of tackling the menace of homelessness in Nigeria is gradually moving away from being a dream to reality, as EUC Homes has vowed to end homelessness in Nigeria by 2027.The post Firm unveils plan to end homelessness by 2027 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
A student of Gloryland International College, Surulere, Lagos, Miss. Ifunanya Ezike, has obtained the best result in the 2016 West African Secondary School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) in Lagos State, by scoring eight distinctions. The proprietor of the college, Chief Sunbo Onitiri, presented her an award for excellence for making the school proud.The post Ifunnaya, Lagos best student in WASSCE, bags award for excellence appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
A 16-year-old writer, Aishat Ibrahim, has urged Nigerian youths to have strong moral values and work hard to be successful in order safeguard their families' integrity.The post Work hard to become successful, young writer urges youths appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Government at all levels has been advised to ensure the incorporation of gender perspectives in its formulation and evaluation of policies, programmes and projects, if any meaningful development must happen in the country.The post Ambode's wife, others counsel govt on gender mainstreaming appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
SENATE President Bukola Saraki said, yesterday, that proactive and responsive governance was crucial to the performance of the 8th Senate.The post Proactive governance crucial to Senate's performance, says Saraki appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Cambridge Weight Plan, a platform that provides individuals with the right nutrients that aids shedding of excess weight, is offering a unique opportunity to 10 people who will receive N200, 000 worth of products each, free consultations and a dedicated trainer in a campaign tagged 'Shape up Challenge.'The post Cambridge Weight Plan gives free products to Nigerians in 'Shape up Challenge' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
A human rights group, the Office of the Citizen of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, has accused the police of being involved in the extra-judicial killing of over 40 Nigerians in 2016.The post Nigeria recorded over 40 extra-judicial killings in 2016 ' Rights group appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has felicitated with President Muhammadu Buhari over the latter's return into the country from a long medical vacation in London.The post We believe President Buhari is healthier now PDP appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
As President Muhammadu Buhari returns back safely to Nigeria after a medical trip to the United Kingdom, UK, Governor Aminu Bello Masari of Katsina State on Saturday said God has not failed Nigerians and friends of Nigerians across the globe.The post Buharis return: God has not failed Nigerians, friends of Nigerians Gov. Masari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Ikpong Umoh is the Chairman, Toiletries & Cosmetics Manufacturers Group, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (T&C Group of MAN), the Chief Executive Officer, Stellarchem Nigeria limited. The post 226 manufacturing companies close shop ' Umoh appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
In reaction to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo's promise to treat what he described as "hate speech" as terrorism Mr. Jackson Ude the publisher of Pointblank News said the following.The post When they called Jonathan incompetent,weak, gutless, clueless it was not hate speech appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
While TV manufacturers are innovating endlessly to be the market leader, South Korean tech giant, LG Electronics is pushing hard in OLED technology.The post LG pushes hard in OLED TV technology with sharp picture quality appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nigerian e-commerce landscape has been growing strength to strength issues relating to cash and trust. To reduce the volume of cash and ensure trust, NetPlusDotCom has partnered with Mastercard to develop an e-Commerce authentication solution that seeks to address the root cause of challenge- Cash.The post E-commerce authentication solution reduces volume of cash, ensures security ' CEO, NetPlusDotCom appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nokia has returned to the smart phone ecosystem, fighting back to take its initial position as the leading handset brand. Thanks to the Finnish startup HMD signing a 10-year deal to stick the Nokia name on smartphones ecosystem.The post Can Nokia 6 series take the brand back to mobile handset map' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Belgian champions Anderlecht have scored only once in three league games, but Everton loanee Henry Onyekuru has said there is no cause for alarm as the goals will soon start pouring in.The post Onyekuru promises to score for Anderlecht appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Atotal prize money of $12,000 is at stake at the maiden edition of the Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO), which begins today at the Ikeja Country Club.The post Chamberlain Squash Open: $12,000 up for grabs appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Jese Rodriguez made a memorable start to life at Stoke City by scoring the only goal of a 1-0 victory over Arsenal at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday.The post Jese sinks Arsenal, Man United hit four again appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Mario Mandzukic, Paulo Dybala and Gonzalo Higuain scored as defending champions Juventus downed Cagliari 3-0 on Saturday in their Serie A opener.The post Juventus open title defence with 3-0 win over Cagliari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
English Premier League table after Saturday's matches (played, won, drawn, lost, goals for, goals against, points):The post English Premier League table appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Osun State-born Nollywood actress, Biola Ige, who is an Economics graduate of the University of Jos is a stunner that should be the dream of any man. But she's still single, for reasons best known to her and when you ask she replies that 'she's not searching'.The post Marriage doesn't guarantee anything anymore 'Biola Ige appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Sultry Yoruba actress, Bukola Ogundare cut her teeth for stellar role interpretation when she featured in her first film Kamadupe in 2011, and built up her profile with the production of her own film, 'Ife Okan' which conveniently put her on the fast lane of fame in the industry. For her, being a babymama is not in her diary and says she cannot even contemplate it.The post I want to live under same roof with father of my children ' Bukola Ogundare appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
For Nollywood ebony beauty, Adekemi Taofeek, the babymama trend is as a result of men not living up to their responsibilities. The actress says men prefer to be babypapa to being hooked as a husband, knowing they have a child somewhere.The post I don't date boys, I date men, real men ' Adekemi Taofeek appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
ighly talented and sexy actress, Sylvia Ukaatu doesn't mince words when it comes to speaking her mind. The actress who once told Potpourri that she could go nude on set for just reasons, blames men for their dishonest in relationships, saying they hardly keep their promises.The post I will rather be babymama than live with heartbreak ' Sylvia Ukaatu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Crossing over to Africa with a trending Afrobeat sound is a huge success for Israeli-American hip hop artiste, Neil Bajayo, and he has revealed that the breakthrough is one experience he would continue to hold dear to his heart.The post How Afrobeat inspired my genre ' Israeli American Rapper, Neil Bajayo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
For music producer and songwriter, Krizbeatz, producing music is not the only way to keep one brand afloat in the music industry.The post Krizbeatz in Dubai for 'Boss Whine' video shoot appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Hakkunde' follows the story of Akande (Kunle Idowu), a jobless Animal Science graduate from a Nigerian university. He spends his time looking for work, teaching part time and carrying out domestic chores for his overbearing elder sister, Yewande (Toyin Abraham). After getting sacked from his home lesson gig and dumped by his long suffering girlfriend, he gets desperate.The post Hits and Misses of Oluseyi Asurf's Hakkunde appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Nollywood divas, Uche Jombo and Juliet Ibrahim, were the cynosure of all eyes as they anchored the Akure edition of the GloThe post Uche Jombo, Juliet Ibrahim thrill at GloMega music show in Akure appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
An author, Nnaemeka Okere has advised the Independent People of Biafra (IPOP) and other agitators to use dialogue and peaceful negotiation to realise their ambition as prescribed by his book 'Blood at Noon''.The post Biafra: Nobody is ready to suffer again, author tells IPOB, other agitators appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Youths and women on Saturday trooped into major highways in Keffi and Karu towns in Nassarawa State, to celebrate the return of President Muhammadu Buhari from a medical vacation in London.The post Kogi, Nasarawa States residents in wild jubilation over Buhari's return appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Determined to eradicate poverty from the country, Zakat and Sadaqat Foundation (ZSF) has empowered new corps of small-scale entrepreneurs to be economic independent and boost the nation's Gross Domestic Product (GDP).The post 'Zakat & Sadaqat' empowers youth for economic sustenance appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
The great architecture and dramatic landscapes were incredible, they exude a mystifying and powerful spiritual force, truly capturing the absolute devotion and spirituality of a peopleThe post Amazing beauty of Madinatul Munawarah appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Opening Remarks by His Excellency The Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, San, Gcon, At The National Economic Council, NEC, National Security Retreat, at the Banquet Hall of The State House, Abuja, 17 August 2017:The post Today we draw line, hate speech will no longer be tolerated AgP Osinbajo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
WORKERS of Charles Mekwunye $ Co, Chambers, have continued to savour recent legal victory at Supreme Court over the finality of judgement of the National Industrial Court, NIC.The post Workers celebrate Supreme Court ruling on National Industrial Court appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
It should be obvious to both the proponents of 'Resume or Resign' and the pro-Buhari elements that we are back to where we were in 2010 in many respects ' except now that the situation has become more seriousThe post Again we have transited from President to problem appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Going back to constitutional matters, historians agree that the 1954 constitution established a serviceable federal structure by delineating spheres of activity in respect to which the regions exercised authorityThe post The phenomenon of Biafra (4) appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 20 Aug 2017
Now, the questions: Is it an act of terror or hate speech to ask the president to resume or resign' Is it a hate crime' Would a peaceful protest be labeled hate speech or hate crime or terrorism and urchins throwing stones labeled otherwise'The post Hate speech and throwing stones appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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