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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [22 OCTOBER, 2017]



Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Sunday, 22 October, 2017.

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
GOVERNOR Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has said that the relationship between the state government and the Benin Monarch, Omo N' Oba N' Edo, Uku Akpolokpolo, Oba Ewuare II, in the last one year, has improved the quality of life in the state.The post Ex-Oba of Benin's blessings aided Lagos development Akiolu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court in Abuja has granted a request by Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, for a temporary forfeiture of all funds held in bank accounts not linked to BVNs.The post FG moves to seize BVN-less accounts appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Nigeria Basketball Federation 'Abuja' president, Musa Kida said that there is no fear of the world basketball ruling body, FIBA banning Nigeria as a fall-out of the stalemate in the country's basketball administration.The post FIBA won't ban Nigeria on November 30, says Kida appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Where are all the famous Human Rights advocacy groups in Nigeria' Those who could at the very drop of a hat rouse a teary plea against the oppression, for as long, it now seems, as those 'citizens' are from the right end of the rail track. It does seem that once it comes to the South-East of Nigeria, those normally with 'public conscience' have their 'consciences' suddenly go to sleep.The post Where is Nnamdi Kanu' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Consequent upon the imminent activation of the OPEN GRAZING PROHIBITION LAW, the three major ethnic groups in Benue state - the Tiv, Idoma and Igede - have declared support for Governor Samuel Ortom, urging him to ensure the full implementation of the newly enacted law which comes into effect by November 1, 2017.The post Open Grazing Prohibition Law: Our support for Gov. Ortom is total ' Benue's tribal leaders appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress, APC, in Gbaramatu kingdom, Warri South West Local Government Area of Delta State, High Chief Michael Johnny, has warned the Delta State Independent Electoral Commission, DSIEC, not to make any attempt to rig the January 6, councillorship elections in Gbaramatu kingdom.The post LGA polls: Johnny warns against rigging appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
When Oba Ewuare 11 ascended the throne on October 20, 2016, the people of Benin Kingdom, particularly those familiar with the history of Oba Ewuare 1, knew that great things were coming the way of the kingdom.The post Inside Oba Ewuare's reforms: The rules that must be obeyed appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The Executive Chairman of Egbema and Gbaramatu Communities Development Foundation, EGCDF, has appealed to Delta State government to take over cottage hospitals at Oporoza and Tsekelewu in Warri South West and Warri North Local Government Areas of the state.The post Why Delta govt should take over cottage hospitals ' Ukori, Ijaw leader appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
University of Medical Sciences, UNIMED, Ondo is set to start courses in herbal medicine.The post Our herbal medicine programme not to encourage fetish activities Prof. Okonofua appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
ONDO State government has unfolded plans to mobilize contractors to fix bad roads across the three senatorial districts of the state.The post Rains stop, Ondo mobilises to fix roads appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Akintoye spoke to Sunday Vanguard on the myth surrounding the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Yorubaland title and how the holder, in the pre-colonial period, wielded so much power and influence.The post Are Ona Kakanfos origin, myth and power by Prof. Banji Akintoye appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
A legal practitioner in Anambra State,Barrister Henry Olisa Ogbogu, has revealed that the people of the state, the electorate have confidence in Dr. Tony Nwoye, governorship candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC, more than any other candidate.The post Anambra people will vote in Nwoye, says Ogbogu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
FORMER Vice President of Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, and General Secretary, National Union of Garment and Textile Workers of Nigeria, NUTGTWN, Comrade Issa Aremu, has warned that the greatest threat to the country's unity is the widening gap between the rich and the poor in the country.The post Animals more secure in Nigeria than Nigerians ' Isa Aremu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Not less than ten entertainmentheadliners thronged the Garden City of Port Harcourt, Rivers State, last Saturday on the train of the impressive Glo Mega Music Nationwide Concert, a flagship concert designed and sponsored by total telecommunications service provider, Globacom.The post Glo Mega Music tour: Ten A-list headliners unleashed on Port-Harcourt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Running against the grain of claims that oil and gas logistics giant, Intels, has apologised to the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, the latter, yesterday, said that it was yet to receive any letter of apology from Intels.The post INTELS SAGA: We have not received any letter of apology NPA MD appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The election of national officers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) scheduled for December 9, this year may be a party affair but it has generated a lot of public interest.The post PDP chairmanship and the challenge of a consensus candidate appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
THE commercial city of Onitsha stood still Friday as the All Progressives Congress, APC flagged off its Anambra State governorship campaign with a shock and awe style that has underlined the party's quest to win the office.The post When APC made a bold claim for Anambra appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Against the backdrop of the euphoria and backlash in the media against Governor Rochas Okorocha of Imo State for hosting the South African President, Jacob Zuma, attention shifted from a very important part of the activities to mark the 55th birthday of the seeming controversial politician.The post Rochas and the Liberian children appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Let us take the scenario to be a large garden of our world which is put in the trust of 'Mr X'.The post Aregbesola, the gardener, will be there a lifetime appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
That the Federal Government holds the controlling equity in the channel management companies and that it also chairs their boards of directors through the managing director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), are by no means accidental.The post Increasing Local Training and Capacity in Channel Management appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
In demonstration of its commitment to positive customer experience, Nigeria's network, 9mobile in partnership with football betting organisation,70th Precincthas rewarded winners of its football bet service, Prediktor 6 Promo.The post 9mobile rewards football enthusiasts appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The management of Kwes Free Sports (KFS) says the crisis currently rocking the leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) would not in any way affect its sponsorship of the league.The post NBBF crisis won't affect our sponsorship ' Kwese Sport appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Athletics Federation of Nigeria vice president, Olamide George said yesterday that Nigerian athletics is unlikely to achieve success as the president, Ibrahim Gusau is not ready to work with a majority of the board members.The post Gusau not ready to work with AFN members George appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The 2017 edition of the annual Total Charity Golf tournament raised N1.m and more in pledges as the tournament came to end yesterday at the Ikoyi Golf Club, Lagos.The post Total charity golf raises millions for less privileged appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Former Nigeria Football Federation technical director, Kashimawo Laloko said the NFF has erred by removing Florence Omagbemi from her position as Super Falcons coach.The post Laloko blasts NFF over Omagbemis sacking appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Barcelona dismissed another day of political chaos in Catalonia to continue on their merry way at the top of La Liga by beating Malaga 2-0 at the Camp Nou.The post Barcelona roll on calmly amidst Catalan chaos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Usain Bolt hopes he can begin his football career in 2018, revealing 'a lot' of clubs had reached out to him.The post Bolt ready for football in 2018 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Three'time African champions Nigeria and two 'time world champions Argentina will square up in a high'profile international friendly in the Russian city of Krasnodar on Tuesday, 14th November 2017. Venue is the Krasnodar Arena Stadium.The post Nigeria, Argentina clash in glamour game in Russia appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
ShowGear Limited, Nigeria's leading Audio-Visual store, last Wednesday, made the official launch of American Audio/ADJ products for the first time in Nigeria as their sole distributor.The post American Audio/ADJ products berth in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
After a grand premiere on Wednesday October 4, a new Hollywood sci-fi movie, Blade Runner 2049, hit the cinemas across the country last Friday, and since then it has been attracting film aficionados to the box office.The post After grand premiere, Blade Runner 2049 storms cinemas appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
A graduate of Theatre Arts from the University of Ilorin, Enuanwa Blessing, has been crowned Miss Tourism International Nigeria 2017. She beat 35 other girls in a keen contest to emerge winner, of the Beauty of Africa International Pageant (BAIP) 2017.The post Focus on domestic violence is my mission ' Miss Tourism, Blessing Enuanwa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Success in any chosen career mostly depends on one's ability to make adequate use of every opportunity that presents itself. So is the case of Nigerian singer, Uchenna Ikechukwu Okpala, aka Ikon-X, who shares a striking resemblance with award winning pop star, 2face Idibia.The post Resemblance with 2face has been a blessing to me ' Ikon-X appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Dubai-based business mogul-cum-label owner, Phillip Roberts Asiotu, has revealed that one of the main reasons that spurred him into floating a record label was his drive to give talented up-and-coming artistes in the industry the opportunity to be heard, as well as help them fulfill their dreams in life.The post I founded ROBAZ Entertainment to nurture young talents ' Asiotu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Budding Yoruba actress, Adebola Adewuyi is an unusual girl who deems compliments other girls would die for as offensive. And her reason is simple ' she hates being seen as a sex object.The post I don't like people telling me I'm sexy ' Actress Adebola Adewuyi appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The ever glowingNollywood actress who seemed to have had it all green, opened up in 2014 and revealed that she was a victim of domestic abuse in her former marriage, which consequently led to its crash. She however remarried her present heartthrob, Tonye Victor.The post Abused and battered: Nigerian celebs who have suffered domestic violence appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
A-list Yoruba actress, Liz Anjorin is no stranger to controversies, as she has had to wriggle out of so many of them in her illustrious years as an actress. The saying, "When the going gets tough, the tough gets going,' best describes the character of this indefatigable woman who would rather die than lie down, on any challenge that stares her in the face.The post I treat every man like a king, but be warned ' Liz Anjorin appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Has the meaning of democracy changed in the dictionary' What kind of government is being practiced in Nigeria today' How come it doesn't seem to have a semblance of what the dictionary defined democracy to mean'' I see oppression, intimidation, suppression , anything but government of the people.The post Much ado about Zumas visit appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
When the Freedom of Information Act was enacted in 2011, many citizens mostly activists and journalists assumed that the nation had achieved a near revolution because through the Act the days of secrecy in governance ought to be over.The post Aisha Buhari opens-up governance appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
In his highly informative book, The Brutality of Nations, Dan Jacobs quotes a horrible statement by Awolowo to the effect that 'All is fair in war, and starvation is one of the weapons of war. I don't see why we should feed our enemies fat in order for them to fight harder.'The post The phenomenon of Biafra (13) appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
When the story about Harvey Weinstein broke recently, it was like one that has been told over and over again in the past. It sounded too familiar and got some people yawning and saying to themselves ' 'this sounds familiar'. The post Weinstein Is The Rabbit Caught in The Headlight appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think ' rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men.'- Bill BeattieThe post Accessible education for all and not the few appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
You know, in my very first meeting with President Buhari, he said he would like us to shift our focus to the northern region of Nigeria and we have done that. Now, it has been very difficult. The work there has been very difficult.' Jim Yong Kim, World Bank President.The post Buhari and the South appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
So many times you attend a conference or a speaking engagement and inspite of the microphone in the hands of the presenter you simply still cannot hear what is being said. In the same space another person will take the microphone and be as loud and clear as ever.The post Speech Clinic appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
It's wonderful to be alive and it's by His special grace. Today's edition of Joyful homes shifts focus from childbearing matters and related challenges.The post Our present, our future in God's care appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
At a certain juncture in the ministry of Jesus, he asked his disciples: 'Who do people say the Son of Man is'' (Matthew 16:13). They told him some were saying he is John the Baptist, some say he is Elijah and others say he is Jeremiah or one of the prophets. He then asked them: 'What about you' Who do you say I am'' (Matthew 16:15).The post Who is Jesus ' 1 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
Many Nigerians still doubt the price to pay for not exercising, eating right and not using their bodies well. Unfortunately, increasing number of people suffering from arthritis may not be unconnected with the common belief among young people, 'I am young and energetic. I have six packs.'The post Why arthritis attacks more women than men appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
THE Shoulder-stand called Sorvangasana in Sanskrit is said to be one of the best asanas, postures.The post Overcome your painful menstruation with The Shoulder-stand appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
For Mr. & Mrs. Israel E. Amariku, nothing could be as devastating as suddenly having a beautiful and fast growing child become deformed and incapacitated.The post Baby girl, who accidentally poured chemical into own eyes, battles to live appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 22 Oct 2017
The idiocy of the Nigerian state is magnified by the fact that whereas Nigeria has crude oil worth over $15billion stolen from its shores, at a time when the selfsame country is chasing after loans that represent just a fraction of what its citizens in collaboration with foreigners have stolen from it.The post Oil sector scandal: Proceeds from stolen 1.492billion barrels of crude oil to be recovered appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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