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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [12 SEPTEMBER, 2017].




Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 12 September, 2017.

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THE Bishop of Diocese of Uyo, Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev Asukwo Antai, has called on the Federal Government to enact a law banning public office holders from sending their children/wards to study in tertiary institutions abroad as means of averting incessant strikes in the country's tertiary institutions.The post ASUU strike: Politicians' children should not study abroad'Cleric appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
ABUJA'The Presidential Panel set up to investigate alleged human rights violations by the Nigerian Army, yesterday, held its inaugural sitting in Abuja, with Benue indigenes narrating how soldiers helped rampaging herdsmen to attack their communities.The post Soldiers helped herdsmen to attack us, victims tell presidential probe panel appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
AN avalanche of reaction, yesterday, trailed soldiers clash with members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, at the Umuahia country home of its leader, Nnamdi Kanu, which left many people injured as well the Army's deployment of troops to the South-East for Operation Python Dance 11 (Egwu-Eke).The post South-East govs, Ohanaeze, others flay Operation Python Dance, clash at Kanu's home appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
CHIEF Ikechukwu Tabansi, a major political chieftain in the state has given justification for his support for a second term for Governor Willie Obiano on what he cited as the excellent performance made by the government in all areas of governance.The post Why I'm supporting Obiano ' Tabansi appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Operatives of Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service, NCS, yesterday, smashed a syndicate that specialized in smuggling weapons into the country, discovering a consignment of 1,100 pump action rifles loaded in a 20-foot container.The post Another 1,100 pump action rifles seized in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
WORRIED by the security challenges in the state in the last few months, governor Rotimi Akeredolu yesterday met with security chiefs, traditional rulers, council Chairmen and other stakeholders on how to end the challenges.The post INSECURITY: Akeredolu summons security chiefs, monarchs, others appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, has condemned the alleged attack on the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr Nnamdi Kanu, and his supporters in Umuahia, Abia State on Sunday, by military men.The post Fayose decries alleged military attack on IPOB appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Students of Cross River State College of Health Technology, Calabar, yesterday, disrupted academic and social activities in the school in protest against astronomical increase in fees.The post Students shut C-River College of Health Tech over fees increase, poor services appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
GOVERNORS Ifeanyi Okowa (Delta), Nyesom Wike (Rivers) and Udom Emmanuel (Akwa Ibom), yesterday, expressed their resolve to tackle the problem of insecurity around oil facilities in their states.The post Okowa, Wike, Emmanuel move to protect oil facilities appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Senior Federal Government workers, yesterday, threatened to embark on an indefinite strike should government fail to pay their outstanding salaries, promotion arrears, and other allowances in seven days.The post N290bn unpaid arrears: Labour gives FG one week ultimatum appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THE member representing Ubeji/Egbokodo Constituency in Warri South Council Legislature Arm, Mr. Augustine Tete, has appealed to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State to order the contractor handling the Ubeji Road expansion project in Warri South council to speed up work on the project.The post Lawmaker to Okowa: Order Ubeji Road contractor to speed up pace appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Delta State chapter of All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that it was set to wrestle power from the ruling People's Democratic Party, PDP, in the state come 2019 and free the people from the political enslavement the PDP had subjected them to in the last 18 years.The post 2019: Were ready to wrestle power from PDP 'Delta APC appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State has said his decision to contest the 2019 election will be made public early next year, as influenced by the voice of the people and God's direction.The post Ill make my decision on re-election next year'Ortom appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Private school owners in Osun State are lamenting the sharp decline in enrollments, following parents' withdrawal of their children and wards, and sending them to public schools.The post Osun private school owners lament decline in enrollment appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THE Abuja Division of the Federal High Court, yesterday, gave the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, the nod to resume process for the recall of Senator Dino Melaye (APC Kogi West).The post Court refuses to stop Melaye's recall, orders INEC to start verification appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
All Progressives Congress, APC, in Enugu State has disclosed that it was not in any form of alliance with the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in the state nor are its leaders stooges of the PDP.The post Were not PDP stooges 'Enugu APC appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
ENUGU Electricity Distribution Company, EEDC, has arrested four vandals of electricity installation worth millions of naira in its coverage areas within two weeks.The post EEDC arrests 4 for vandalizing electricity installations appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
The last may not have been heard on the Anambra governorship primaries of the People's Democratic Party, PDP, as many continue to challenge the candidature of Mr Oseloka Obaze in the November 18 Anambra State governorship election.The post Obaze lacks followership, can't go far 'PDP councillors, chairmanship candidates appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Following the Paris Club refund of N5.1 billion releashed to Enugu State government few months back, the governrmet has stayed action on the disbursement of N3.1 billion meant for arrears of salary of state workers and parastals.The post Paris Club Refund: Enugu govt yet to disburse N3.1bn for workers salary arrears appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Disaster looms in Kwara State as hundreds of farmers in the northern part of the state ordered to relocate from their farmlands to escape the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA's predictions of flood, have bluntly declined because, according to them, their umbilical cords were buried in the marked areas.The post Flood disaster looms as Kwara farmers ignore NEMAs warning because 'our umblical cords are buried here' appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Two International Oil Companies (IOCs) - Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited (NAE) and Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO) - have concluded plans to fabricate and integrate over 50 percent of the topsides of their projects' floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessels in Nigeria.The post Shell, Agip to fabricate 50% topsides in Nigeria NCDMB appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Oando Plc yesterday successfully held its 40th Annual General Meeting, AGM as shareholders passed vote of confidence on the management team led by Wale Tinubu and retaining the company's Board of Directors.The post Wale Tinubu still Oando CEO following successful AGM appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THE Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, remitted $284.724 million to the Federation Account between January and June 2017 from its crude oil and gas export proceeds.The post NNPC remits $285m to Federation Account in six months appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Nigeria's power supply may leap over 3,000 megawatts (MW) to over 4,000 MW as Siemens Nigeria has concluded plans to add 3 Gigawatts, GW, of electricity to the national grid by 2020The post Electricity to rise above 4,000MW as Siemens plans 3GW addition by 2020 appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
The Bank of Industry (BoI) has commenced making funds available to leather manufacturers in Aba to improve their quality and productivity.The post BoI funds Aba leather industry to improve output appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Nigeria's strong capabilities in the oil and gas sector and the investment opportunities available will be highlighted at the Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS) in Abuja from 19th to 23rd February 2018.The post FG launches yearly summit, exhibition on petroleum appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Safety standards and procedures at Egbin Power Plc have helped the nation's largest power plant record incident free operations over the last 827 days, Kola Adesina, the company's chairman has said.The post Egbin Power records 827-day incident free operations appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Chibek Instruments Limited has made a case for the introduction of cost reflective tariff, adding that it will assist to tackle liquidity challenge in Nigeria's power sector.The post Chibek makes case for cost reflective tariff in power sector appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Wandel International Nigeria Limited, a member of the Simba Group and makers of alternate energy power solutions which include inverters and solar powered systems has introduced a new flexible and affordable payment plan for its existing and prospective customers.The post Wandel offers flexible payment plan to consumers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THE Federal Government has pledged to continue its fight against illegal mining and mineral export in Nigeria.The post Well continue fight against illegal mining, mineral exports, others 'FG appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Shoreline Energy Limited (parent company of Gasland Company Ltd.) and The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC) have signed an agreement to explore opportunities to buy, market, distribute and sell natural gas to consumers and companies in the Victoria Island, Ikoyi, Lekki, and Epe areas of Lagos.The post Shoreline, Shell sign agreement on gas distribution appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Nigeria's excess crude oil revenue has risen by 50 per cent between August and September, 2017 following the increase of price from $49 to $54 per barrel.The post Nigerias excess oil revenue rises to N610m per day appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
The naira, yesterday, depreciated against the dollar in the parallel market as well as in the Investors and Exporters (I&E) window, even as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) injected $250 million into the interbank foreign exchange market.The post Naira depreciates as CBN injects $250m appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Despite the call for the development of alternative energy resources, oil and gas that Nigeria depends on for foreign exchange generation would continue to dominate the world's energy mix by 2035.The post Oil, Gas to become worlds primary energy source by 2035 appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Western Lotto has concluded plans to pay N168 million to 2,042 of its costumers in Nigeria.The post Western Lotto awards N168m to its customers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
THERE is a big error of fact in what President Muhammadu Buhari was quoted to have said after meeting with some of his Ministers who briefed him on the state of the economy after his returned from the UK. After listening to them, the President expressed happiness about the improved the state of economy. I wonder if it is the same Nigerian economy they spoke about because from the shoe wearers' perspective, the economy of Nigeria has made people mad, creates boredom, makes the previously pow 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Most top political leaders of South-west have little or no knowledge in dealing with the North, politically The post Anenih's treatise as a caution to restructuring deals appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Super Eagles defender, Leon Balogun has urged Nigerians to disregard the mind games of the Chipolopolo of Zambia ahead of next month's decisive World Cup qualifier in Uyo.The post Leon Balogun dismisses Zambia mind games appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Ex-Super Eagles goalkeeper, Idah Peterside, says the team has the edge to qualify from Group B for next year's World Cup in Russia.The post Russia 2018 W/Cup: Super Eagles have the edge, says Peterside appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
The signing of Brazilian superstar Neymar for a world record fee by Qatari-owned Paris Saint-Germain is "amazing for France", club president Nasser Al-Khelaifi told the Daily Telegraph.The post Neymar signing great for France PSG president appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
West African Football Union Cup of Nations first round results in Ghana MondayThe post WAFU Cup of Nations results 1st update appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
As an artist,in the public eyes,we have a responsibilty to set the standard.We must respect the fans because without themwe would not be who we are.The post Music remains most powerful tool to create achange- Carol Jiani appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
As more countries ban the sale of all fossil fuel-based cars, transporters will unarguably desire to put their money in a system that is stable and where revenue forecasts are not bleak.The post Ensuring efficient bicycle riding project in the FCT appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Chief Awolowo told the delegates as the leader of Western Region,'our mandate is very clear; we are not allowed to come here and accept federation at all costThe post Past and present wahala of Decree 34 of 1966 (2) appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
Forresourceownership and control, the existing statesshould provisionally be the constitutive units, butafter voluntarymergers and referendum/s, six substantially homogenous regions are likely to emergein the SouthThe post ABC of restructuring appeared first on Vanguard News. 



Tue, 12 Sep 2017
OUR current national prevails remind me of the mythical two-faced Roman god, Janus, the god of war who presided over both conflict and peace. When I reflect on Nigeria's unfolding drama, I think of Janus as wearing two faces, one denoting tragedy and the other, hope.The post Tragedy and Hope appeared first on Vanguard News. 

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