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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [16 SEPTEMBER, 2017].


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Saturday, 16 September, 2017.

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
INDICATIONS emerged yesterday that United Labour Congress of Nigeria, ULC, had made good its threat to begin a nationwide strike from yesterday with a commencement of a gradual shut down of the critical sectors of the nation's economy ahead of total shut down from Monday.The post ULC begins gradual shut down of critical sectors of economy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Since infidelity is almost an acceptable norm for most men in our society, have you ever wondered what you would do, if you caught your spouse with another woman' This was the focus of my discussion with a handful of women after one of our women's association meetings recently. Each woman had her own strategy, determined by events and circumstances. It was much fun like I'd not had in a while as we reeled with laughter at many of the stories.The post Life in family slave camps app 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Nigeria's former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has said that President Muhammadu Buhari must meet with the leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu before violence between the army and separatists escalates into a full-blown conflict.The post Nigerian Army's 'heavy boot' response to pro-Biafra sentiment is 'not the solution OBJ appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
In May, 2017, when residents of Plateau North Senatorial Zone were sensitized by a non-governmental organization, Centre for Advocacy and Rights, CAJR on responsible use of the social media as well as the need to avoid hate speeches and the participants from the six local government areas making the zone resolved to rise against such practices, little did one know that their efforts would resonate shortly after.The post Social Media and the threat to fragile peace appeared first on Vanguard News 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Road users along Agbara-Atan axis of Ogun State and beyond have continued to experience most unimaginable frustrating gridlock on a daily basis, following the terrible condition of the road.The post Agbara-Atanroad:Journeying with blood, sweat appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to deliver a paper at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 72).The post Again Buhari to go to London after 72nd Session of UN General Assembly appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has entered into a N50 billion agriculture financing partnership with Stanbic IBTC Bank for the 2017/2018 dry and wet season. This is in continuation of its efforts to boost agricultural productivity and modernization by facilitating increased bank lending to the sector.The post NIRSAL partners Stanbic IBTC on N50b agric financing appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has called on Nigerians to invest in the Sovereign SUKUK bond offered by the Federal Government, saying that it was geared towards infrastructural development.The post Invest in FGN bond, Sukuk, CBN tells Nigerians appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
IN what appeared like a mortal blow to the existence of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, state governors in the South East geopolitical zone, yesterday, proscribed the activities of the separatist group and other aggrieved organisations.The post Why S/East govs outlawed IPOB, others appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
There is palpable anxiety in the cross River State chapter of the All progressives congress, APC, following the tussle for leadership of the party in the state, with observers asking questions if the party would be able to pull its acts together before the fast approaching 2017 elections .The post Buhari's men battle for Cross River APC leadership appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday denied that the organization was either a terrorist or military group, saying that the members had always preached non-violence in all their activities.The post Army, police planted bombs in Mazi Nnamdi Kanus house IPOB appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
In the bid to fulfil the promise of empowering Nigerians by rewarding 2042 Nigerians with the sum of N168 million,one of the customers of Western Lotto has just won a jackpot of N15 million.The post Western Lotto fulfils promise as lady wins N15m appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
As some states in the country have been warned to be on alert over imminent flooding, the organized labour has condemned the alleged appointment of non career professionals in some key technical and scientific directorate position in Nigerian Meteorological Agency, NIMET by the Federal Government.The post Labour spits fire over non appointment of professionals in NIMET to curb flooding appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
THE meeting between the Federal Government Negotiation Team and striking non teaching staff in the universities was inconclusive last night but with some agreements reached between the two parties.The post FG, SSANU, NASU, NAAT negotiation inconclusive appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Nigeria Army has assured residents of the South East and Cross River State that troops involved in the ongoing military exercise will abide by rules of engagement.The post Egwu Eke II: 'Troop to abide by rules of engagement, professionalism'' ' Army appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Igbo Community Association in Kano state has dissociated itself from the activities of Independent Peoples of Biafra (IPOB) and its leader, Nnamdi Kanu.The post Igbo community abandons IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu in Kano appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The others were Dr. Tony Nwoye, a former president of the National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, a medical doctor and incumbent member of the House of Representatives. Another powerful aspirant in the race was Chief George Moghalu, the national auditor of the party. Other contestants were Chukwuma Paul; Madu Nonso; Nwibe Bart; Nwike Patrick; Obidigbo Chike; Okonkwo D.; Onunkwo Johnbosco O.; Uchegbu Adoabi K. and Uzoh Obinna .The post ANAMBRA: How Change became a bone in the throat of A 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
One of the best ways to reduce dissent and rebellion which hate speeches epitomize is to govern equitably through respect for the rule of law and observance of equity and justice in a polity. Inability or failure of leaders to adhere to those simple tenets, breeds resentment.The post Mr President: There Must Be Better Ways To Curb Hate Speeches appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The gubernatorial aspirant in next year's governorship election in Osun State under the platform of Alliance for Democracy, Honourable Femi Kehinde has promised to appoint a monarch from each of the three senatorial districts in the state as non-portfolio commissioners if he wins the election.The post Osun Guber race: Femi Kehinde visits Ooni, tells Owa Obokun he'll emulate Awo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
For a party itching to stage a comeback after its 2015 thrashing; the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) must leave little or no room for another sequence of self-inflicted woes.The post PDP: Is the joy ride about to end' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Many people in Imo State are wont to believe that 2015 was the best opportunity for Hon. Emeka Ihedioha, former Deputy Speaker of House of Representatives, to have emerged the governor of the state.The post Imo 2019: Is Equity on the side of Ihedioha' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Group blows hot and cold on Clark FG should ignore RNDA threat- NDRC, 12 other groups Bozimo troubleshooting group working behind the scene to resolve impasse By Emma Amaize, Regional Editor, South-South AS at last night, it was uncertain what exactly the Reformed Niger Delta Avengers, RNDA, and nine other militant groups have up theirRead MoreThe post Ripples in N'Delta over threat by RNDA militants appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Iceberg Slim, born Olusegun Olowokere is a US-born and bred Nigerian rapper who has collaborated with the top names in both Nigerian and the US music scene. He was recently courted by the media in both Nigeria and Ghana when the delectable Ghanaian actress, Juliet Ibrahim, revealed that it is the rapper that holds the key to her heart.The post I can romantically fight for love ' Iceberg Slim appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Every 365 days after, everyone has got to mark or celebrate their birthdays. And the celebration takes different forms. For some it is just quiet reflection on the past 365 days, maybe a light birthday song and some wining and dining.The post Captivating Nollywood birthday photo expressions appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Following Dammy Krane's recent acquittal from charges of credit card fraud in Miami, USA, award-winning afro-pop singer, Innocent '2face' Idibia, has come out to say that he has also experienced the same thing before. The African Queen crooner told Showtime in a chat that he was fortunate the public had no knowledge of it because it was settled before it became public knowledge.The post What happened to Dammy Krane has happened to me before ' 2face Idibia appeared first on Va 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Nollywood actress Omotola Jalade seems to be on a roll as she takes on yet another movie project. There seems to be no stopping the talented actress since her return to the big screens after her 3 years hiatus.The post After Alter Ego, Omotola goes on set appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Monday was the 16th anniversary of 9/11, the day the whole world woke up to witness the full horror of man's inhumanity to man. Today, six days after this indiscriminate and irreligious destruction of innocent lives was also the 16th anniversary of my own version of 9/11; the day I and my family witnessed at close range, the horror of man's inhumanity to man. It was the day I was shot point blank as they say, disposed of my car, and dumped in a secluded side road to die. It was also th 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Zambia shook the globe in far away Kwangju, South Korea when they pounded Italy 4-0 at the Seoul'88 Olympic Games. All four goals were scored by the Bwalyas. Kalusha, one hitherto unknown youngster from Cercles Brugges, Belgium, turned superstar overnight for the hat-trick.The post Zambia shall not be free appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Differences between reforms and restructuring are not only coarse but obvious for all to see; yet they appear completely lost within the unwholesome din of the latest restructuring discourse in the country today.The post True Federalism will kick out corruption appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The heading is a literal translation of a popular saying in Urhoboland: igho vwerha; yo f'ivwrii. It means money is good, but not everything. For some time now, especially since Vanguard Newspaper and others started devoting specific pages to reporting of crime stories, many people have been asking if these crimes have always been there or there an upsurge.The post Money is sweet, but not oily appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
For the first time since the incident occurred, the Rivers State Government has finally condemned the attack on the Hausa community by members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB at Oyigbo Local Government area of the state. Governor Nyesom Wike in a state-wide broadcast said he is concerned about the activities of IPOB members []The post Dont come near my State, Nyesom Wike warns IPOB appeared first on The Spark. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The South-East Governors Forum, at a meeting in Enuguon Friday, proscribed the activities of the Indigenous People of Biafra in the five states in the zone. The meeting was attended by governors Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, Enugu; Dave Umahi, Ebonyi; Okezie Ikpeazu, Abia; and Willie Obiano, Anambra. Imo State was represented by Deputy Governor, Eze Madumere. The []The post South-east Governors veto IPOB and all its activities appeared first on The Spark. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has described the alleged mal-treatment and killing of people of the Southeast Nigerian who are agitating for the state of Biafra as ethnic cleansing. He said that he had forewarned that President Muhammadu Buhari's second coming would be like the dark days of the military government in 1984 when []The post Biafra: Operation Python Dance is ethnic cleansing Governor Fayose appeared first on The Spark. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The Presidency on Friday disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari, will on Sunday jet out of Nigeria for New York, to attend the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, UNGA 72. Buhari is expected to participate in the General Debate during which he will deliver the country's National Statement. The theme for this year's []The post Buhari set to leave the country, again Presidency appeared first on The Spark. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Kick-off: Sunday, September 17, 1.30pm Venue: Stamford Bridge Chelsea and Arsenal seem to the experiencing dissimilar seasons, the Blues have won four games in a row in all competitions, whereas their North London Neighbours have all but had an up-and-down season with less victories than draws and losses. Conte chose to rest a number of []The post Premier League Preview: Chelsea vs. Arsenal appeared first on The Spark. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Life has changed beyond recognition for Femi and Tinu after having multiple IVF cycle failures; they are now blessed with triplets. Like many typical couples, they were married in their early 30s and had been trying for a family for about two years before deciding to seek medical advice.The post IVF CYCLES: Once is not enough appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
The family of Pa Jeremiah Nwankwo of Abala community in Obingwa council area of Abia state has cried out over the whereabouts of their son, Daniel Nwankwo, a Police Sergeant attached to the Anti Kidnapping Unit of the Akwa Ibom State Police Command.The post Produce my son, dead or alive ' family of missing Sergeant urges IGP Idris appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Awidow, Mrs. Stella Ogheneovo, who was allegedly forced to drink the water used to wash her dead husband's corpse by relatives of the deceased to prove her innocence about the death of her husband, Captain Johnbull Ogheneovo, has alerted police authorities over her plight.The post How I was forced to drink my late husband's bath water by family ' widow appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sat, 16 Sep 2017
Barely 48 hours after he was made the commissioner of Police, Lagos State, Acting Commissioner of Police, Imohimi Edgal, took up the gauntlet. Like a wounded lion, he went on the trail of criminal elements both in the force and in the society.The post New Lagos police boss, Edgal Imohimi, spits fire appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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