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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [21 OCTOBER, 2017]



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Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Saturday, 21 October, 2017.


Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The federal government plans to spend the sum of N8.6 trillion in 2018, going by the details of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework, MTEF, submitted to the National Assembly in the week. This indicates about 15.5 percent increase over 2017 figure of N7.44 trillion.The post Budget 2018: FG to spend N8.06 trn appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The issue of restructuring the Nigerian polity has always been a recurring decimal. For me I believe it has to do with the leadership of the country, not just the present leadership but also the past ones in the country. The issues of restructuring and marginalisation all stem from leadership failure. If the people are comfortable with the leadership of the country no matter where the president is from this issue of restructuring will be reduced to the barest minimum. So if you ask me I will sa 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Today, we revisit the issue of sexual harassment in our society. Recall, the story of the young lady who was intimidated by one of her lecturers into a relationship. After reprimanding her publicly during lectures for indecent dressing, he'd asked her to see him in the office. Some more tongue lashing from the lecturer whom she described as a dirty, religious bigot, he'd thrust a piece of paper at her and asked her to meet him at the address written on it, if she knew what was good for 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
An environmentalist, Mr Oluwasegun Benson, on Wednesday said that Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State would officially inaugurate the Community Vector Control Point (CVCP) in Lagos on Thursday, Oct. 26.The post Lagos fights mosquitoes, to inaugurate Community Vector Control Point appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
A middle-class mother died from alcohol poisoning after drinking wine all day while on a holiday to celebrate a break in her breast cancer treatment.The post Woman survives Cancer, dies after drinking all day appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
A yet-to-be identified man, yesterday, plunged into the Lagos Lagoon in a suicide mission.The post Man jumps into Lagoon appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Lagos State Government has warned residents who are in the habit of sending false messages and calls to the emergency call centre through the toll free numbers 112/767 and the social networks to desist henceforth, as necessary disciplinary action awaits anyone caught in the act.The post Fake callers of emergency lines face severe sanction'LASG warns appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
SOME residents in Enugu state have branded the Enugu State Waste Management Authority, ENSWAMA, as a terrorist organization, going by acts of brutality which the agency has continued to unleash on them.The post ENSWAMA unleashes reign of terror on us 'Enugu residents lament appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
THE fury over President Muhammadu Buhari's handling of the nation's diversity and sharing of wealth has not abated with leaders and stakeholders of the Niger Delta region who painted him as a sectional leader, fingering his government for the mounting agitations in the country.The post Buhari, a sectional leader, N'Delta leaders, stakeholders insist appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
An Ebute Meta Chief Magistrates' Court in Lagos has ordered the remand of two men; Nduka Okafor and James Aikhionbare in prison custody for allegedly stabbing a woman to death.The post Two men land in prison for stabbing woman to death appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
It is no longer news that the South African President, Jacob Zuma visited Owerri, Imo State capital, Friday, October 13 and left October 14, 2017. It is on record that Zuma was not a guest of his Nigerian counterpart, Muhammadu Buhari, but a guest of Governor Rochas Okorocha.The post Thrills, hard knocks trail Zuma's visit appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
An alien blue swift bird species has been spotted in the city of Lagos, attracting unusual curiosity among residents. The blue swift ' a family of Apodidae belongs to an ancient group of birds, and are the fastest of all birds in level flight.The post Alien Blue Swift birds spotted in Lagos raises curiosity appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The dream of nationwide credible elections in Nigeria will get its acid test through the November 18 Anambra State gubernatorial election. It is as though the future of Nigerian democracy rests on the showcasing of a free and fair election in Anambra State. Well over 30 gubernatorial candidates have thrown their hats into the ring in the keen contest to try their luck against incumbent Governor Willie Obiano of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA).The post Anambra election and the future o 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
It is reasonable for some to assume that Dr. Alex Ekwueme's sterling role in nation building arose from his pioneering role in the practise of architecture in Nigeria. Dr. Ekwueme who opened the first Nigerian architectural practise ironically closed down the business as he made his first steps in political office.The post Ekwueme: Sturdy, stern and steadfast at 85 appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Ahead of the 2019 Presidential poll, a pan Igbo group; Actualization for Igbo Presidency, has urged the political stakeholders in the North to ensure that an Igbo man emerges President of Nigeria, to enhance national cohesion.The post 2019: Group bags north to back Igbo presidency appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
And one of such people is Tony Elumelu, the self appointed champion of AFRICAPITALISM -Afrocentric entrepreneurship aimed at stimulating economic growth towards the elimination of poverty in the continent of Africa.The post Africapitalism And Amazing Tony Elumelu appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
AT the 2017 World Championships held in August in London, Nigeria was represented by single athlete in the men's 400m ' Samson Nathaniel, who happens to be the Nigerian Champion in the event.The post Nigerian male quartermilers and the threat of extinction Yemi Olus appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Coach Gernot Rohr has warned his Super Eagles players to brace themselves up for a tough adventure when the group stage draw of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is made on December 1, at the State Kremlin Palace, Moscow.The post 2018 World Cup Draw Eagles ready for group of death ' Rohr appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has dismissed suggestions from Watford striker Troy Deeney that his players can be bullied and show little stomach for a physical battle.The post Talk is cheap as Wenger eyes more misery for Everton appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he has 'no idea' when record signing Paul Pogba will be fit again after the French midfielder suffered a hamstring injury.The post Doubt over Pogba's return to EPL action appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The entire landscape called Nigeria is going to be shut down soon, as the Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki would be giving his daughter's hand out in marriage. Those who know the Sarakis know they don't do anything in half measures. And this wedding is not likely to be an exception. According to feelers reaching this platform, come Saturday, 21st October, 2017, the ancient city of Ilorin would be on lockdown for the Nikkai between, the Senate President's eldest daughter, Oluwat 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The 2nd edition of 2face Idibia's much anticipated Buckwyld and Breathless Concert, scheduled to hold at the prestigious Convention Centre of Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos, on Sunday, October 22, 2017, is a night expected to be full of pleasant surprises, razzmatazz, glamour, red carpet vibes and a rollercoaster ride of classic live musical performances.The post Expect entertainment panache at my concert tomorrow- 2baba appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
The 20th edition of the much anticipated annual music festival, Felabration 2017, marking the 79th posthumous birthday of afro-beat maestro, FelaThe 20th edition of the much anticipated annual music festival, Felabration 2017, marking the 79th posthumous birthday of afro-beat maestro, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, finally ended on Sunday, October 15, 2017, at the New Afrika Shrine, Ikeja, Lagos, with a mixture of sweet and sour memories which may hardly be forgotten by those who graced the weeklong event 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has thrown in his weight behind the hosting of the forthcoming ZUMA film festival, which is billed to hold between December 1 and 5, 2017 in Abuja.The post Gov. Ikpeazu announces N10m grant for films shot in Abia appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Ella Daniels who has maintained a steady rise to stardom since she made her debut in Nollywood, few years back has everything going for her. But the pretty actress does not believe that she has achieved so much as she would have wanted to, in a short period of her acting career.The post Ella Daniels: 'I love every part of my body' appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
One woman is certainly not in the best of moods right now. And she is no other than Mrs. Lola Odulana. Reliable report reaching this medium has it that the celebrity woman who is one of those representing Nigeria positively in the United Kingdom has just lost her lovely mum to the cold hands of death.The post Celebrity woman, Omolola Odulana is bereaved appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Embattled Ibinabo Fiberesima has confirmed that Emeka Ike and herself have met and are now working towards restoring peace in the troubled Actors Guild of Nigeria,AGN. She also declared that she remains the President of the Guild, insisting that she did not recognize any election that brought actor Emeka Rollas to power.The post I remain President of AGN until, declares Ibinabo appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
After the role she played in Opa Williams' 'Three Wisemen', ace Nollywood actress, Tina Mba is returning to reckoning again, starring in AMVCA 2017 winner, Rotimi Salami's debut feature production titled 'Omoye.'The post Tina Mba, Stan Nze, others return in 'Omoye' appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Rather than a continued stay in where seemed to be there comfort zone for years, Muo Augusta Ifeoma and Ojugo judith Chioma has decided to follow their bigger passion which is embedded in fashion. And the upwardly mobile babes are now making a bigger statement in fashion business than she did with telecoms.The post Meet Lagos Fashionprenuer sisters, Muo Augusta Ifeoma and Ojugo Judith Chioma appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Professor Ben Nwabueze Chairman, the Patriots; Project Nigeria Movement; and Igbo Leaders of Thought has said that President Muhammadu Buhari owes it to the Nigerian people to admit that the divisions tearing the country apart are caused by his actions and utterances.The post divisions tearing Nigeria apart caused by Buhari Nwabueze appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Recently there was an altercation between the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu and his successor in office at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC,Dr. Maikanti Baru.The post Celebrating women in global petroleum and energy Sonny Atumah appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
We all know Rochas Okorocha. I like him. He believes he is an orator. He believes he is on a political rescue mission. We know he is expansive, talks, and takes, on big things. We know he thinks Imo State is too small a stage for him. We know he is burdened by a perhapsRead MoreThe post The Ochiagha Zuma brouhaha: A hullabaloo about nothing Dr. Ugoji Egbujo appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Going by happenings around us these days, Nigeria, it would appear, has become some kind of theatre of the absurd. Most people now anxiously stay glued to their electronic devices watching out for the latest episode of the tragicomedy that's now our daily story lines.The post High drama in a govt of exclusion Rose Moses appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Something got into the head of the Major. At 29, Ibrahim Adetunji Taiwo,was far away from his Ogbomosho ancestral home doing battle for Nigeria against Biafra. As an officer of the Second Division, the obstacle before him and other fighters was how to cross the River Niger and capture Onitsha.The post Asaba: Ah, Ibrahim Taiwo! Emeka Obasi appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
AProfessor wanted to teach his students what he called an important lesson of life. After the day's lecture, he seated them and gave each student a sheet of paper. He asked them to crumble their sheets into hard balls. He then placed a basket near his table at the front of the room and asked them to throw the balls of paper into the basket. As to be expected, the rate of success depended mostly on the proximity to the basket.The post The parable of the crumbled sheet of paper Muyiwa Adetib 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
It is ever present at weddings. If it does not come up during sermons in the church, it will come up during the reception. I am talking about advice to new couples not to allow family, friends or others get involved in their marriage. Often those advising do not distinguish between interference and intervention. It is a blanket non-involvement of outsiders in the new marriage.The post Latent interference Francis Ewherido appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Director of Global Sterling Products, Rishabh Puri, who was born in India and raised in Nigeria, speaks on how his company is boosting the Made in Nigeria campaign and how best to make Nigeria's economy self-sufficient.The post How we're boosting economy through local production 'Puri appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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Sat, 21 Oct 2017
Whenever curfew, a period when people are not allowed to leave their houses especially in the night, is declared, people generally feel relieved; believing the crisis situation which led to its declaration would be addressed.The post Plateau killings: Security ignored our alerts ' Residents appeared first on Vanguard News. 


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