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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [25 OCTOBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 25 October, 2017.


Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari not to spare anyone found to have been involved in facilitating reinstatement into service of fugitive Assistant Director in the Ministry of Interior, Abdulrasheed Maina, describing the development as an embarrassmentThe post Mainas recall, promotion: I acted in public interest Malami appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State has approved the promotion of 1,578 civil servants across all ministries, for officers on Grade Level 7 to Grade Level 17.The post Gov Ahmed promotes 1,578 civil servants appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has urged the Federal Government to hand over federal roads to state governments for effective management.The post Tambuwal wants state to take over federal roads appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Ajie John Ogwu, has said that political roles should be created for traditional rulers in view of their immense contributions to peace and progress at the grassroots level.The post Political roles should be created for monarchs 'Ogwu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria, ICSAN, has said it will use its forthcoming annual conference to address the challenge of accountability and sustainability through corporate governance.The post ICSAN addresses social, economic woes in confab appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Federal Government College Ogbomoso Old Students Association, FEGOCOOSA, has announced a 365-day plan to deliver various projects and initiatives in commemoration of the 40th anniversary of their school.The post FGC Ogbomoso old students move to transform alma mata appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
MANAGING Director of Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Nsima Ekere, has declared his support for the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, in the efforts of the regional body to engage government towards sustaining peace and fast-tracking development in the oil region.The post Ekere, NDDC boss declares support for PANDEF appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
COALITION of Delta Youths, CDY, has urged the Federal Government to commence the process of converting Delta State University, Abraka, DELSU, to a federal university.The post Convert DELSU to federal varsity, Delta youhs urge FG appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The House of Representatives Committee on Public Safety, National Security and Intelligence, yesterday, invited the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele; suspended Director-General of Nigerian Intelligence Agency, NIA, Ayo Oke, and acting Director-General of the agency, Arab Yadam, over the $43,449,947, 27,800 and N23,218,000 recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in an Ikoyi residence, in Lagos.The post Reps c'ttee invites Emefiele, Yadam, O 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court, Abuja, insisted, yesterday, that former President Goodluck Jonathan must appear before him today, saying his summon was in line with a ruling of the Court of Appeal in Abuja that faulted his earlier refusal to grant Metuh's request for subpoena to be issued against Dasuki.The post Metuh's trial: Jonathan must appear before me today ' Abang appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
ITSEKIRI in Warri South-West Local Government Area of Delta State have appealed to the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, leadership in the state, particularly the Deputy Governor, Barr. Kingsley Otuaro, to discountenance recent allegations by some Itsekiri accusing Otuaro of imposing a chairmanship candidate on them in the forthcoming council elections.The post Itsekiri apologise to Otuaro over allegation of candidate imposition appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Shareholders of International Breweries Plc, Intafact Beverages Limited and Pabod Breweries Limited have approved the merger of the three companies.The post Shareholders approve Int'l Breweries, Intafact, Pabod merger appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Alumni of City University of London and CASS Business School, one of the word's renowned business schools, have begun series of interactions to familiarize themselves and to forge a common front for mutual benefits and contribution of their quota to national development.The post City Varsity of London alumni reconnect in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE Senate has begun investigation into the management and utilisation of the $1.2 billion loan facility obtained by Etisalat (now 9mobile) Nigeria from 13 banks.The post Senate probes $1.2bn loan obtained by Etisalat from 13 banks appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE Wife of the Vice President, Dolapo Osinbajo and five governors, yesterday, harped on the importance of women in nation building, stressing that women are key agents for Nigeria to achieve her desired status globally.The post Osinbajo, Ambode, Fayose charge women on nation building appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Jide Idris, has commissioned an ultra modern Mother-Child unit of Ibeju-Lekki General Hospital and enjoined both staff and management of the hospital to ensure that the healthcare facility is put to good and effective use.The post Lagos commissions Ibeju-Lekki hospital's mother-child unit appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
STAKEHOLDERS present at the Lagos State University, LASU 63th Inaugural lecture tagged: Advertising, Advertainment and The Rest of Us, delivered by Prof. Rotimi Olatunji were exposed to the positive impact of advertisement in bringing cultural and socio-economic advancements to the country and albeit Africa at large.The post Advertising, tool for advancement 'Prof Olatunji appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
ON the day the Army medical outreach in the South-East caused panic and commotion, the National Youth Service Corps, NYSC, inaugurated its 2017 edition of Health Initiative for Rural Dwellers, HIRD, at Ngwo community in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State.The post NYSC offers rural medical outreach in Enugu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Edo State Ministry of Physical Planning and Urban Development has unveiled a three-month time limit for processing and issuing of building plan approvals to prospective developers.The post Edo govt to issue building plan approvals in 3 months appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE new Edo State Commissioner of Police, Mr Johnson Kokumo, asssumed office, yesterday.The post New Edo CP assumes office amid anxiety over Osayomores whereabouts appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
A RECENT report by the Federal Internal Revenue Service, FIRS and the Joint Tax Board, JTB, revealed that only 40 super-rich Nigerians pay correct taxes on their incomes. The report, apart from being incomplete, merely revealed the extent to which governments of Nigeria (both Federal and the states), the FIRS and the JTB have failed Nigerians over the years.The post Taming super-rich tax dodgers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The campaign train of Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State, will Saturday move to Lagos State as Association of Anambra Development Unions (AASDU), Lagos is set to hold her cultural day.The post Obiano storms Lagos as Anambra indigenes hold cultural day appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
By Omeiza Ajayi ABUJA The ruling All Progressives Congress APC has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to not spare anyone found to have been involved in facilitating the reinstatement into service, a fugitive Assistant Director in the Ministry of Interior, Abdulrasheed Maina. It described the incident as a huge embarrassment to the Buhari administration andRead MoreThe post Mainas return, an embarrassment to Buhari, our party APC appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The first time the Southern governors met was in 2001 in Lagos under the auspices of the former governor of Lagos State, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed TinubuThe post When Southern governors gathered in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The 76th National Executive Committee (NEC) Meeting of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has ratified unconditional waivers to new members of the party in Anambra and Oyo StatesThe post PDP 76th NEC ratified waivers to Ladoja, Makinde, others appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The Abuja Division of the Court of Appeal, on Tuesday, reserved judgment on a suit seeking to sack governor Abdulfatah Ahmed of Kwara State from office.The post Kwara: A-Court reserves judgment on suit seeking to sack Gov Ahmed appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
NEW pay- television provider, Kwes has formally announced its entry into the Nigerian market with flexible subscription plan and payment system.The post KWES TV enters with flexible subscription, payment plans appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
NO fewer than 200,000 private sector employers are today implementing the Contributory Pension Scheme, CPS, and have contributed 60 percent of the total pension fund assets, Centre for Pension Right Advocacy, CPRA, have said.The post Over 200,000 private sector employers implementing CPS, says CPRA appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
CENTRESPREADGrey, a marketing communications agencies, has been bestowed with the Iconic Brand Agency of the Decade Award at the 2017 edition of the Nigeria Brand Awards.The post CentrespreadGrey emerges Iconic Brand Agency of the Decade appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
FOLLOWING the huge success of our Africa Brand conference in London, Instictwave, publishers of MarketingWorld magazine, says it will be instituting the top 25 marketing professionals awards in its forthcoming summit and awards in Accra, Ghana. The post Instinctwave institutes top 25 marketing professionals awards appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
WESTERN Union, a global payments services provider has given out two cars to winners through a raffle drawThe post Western Union gives out cars in promo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
BREAD producers are beginning to position their products based on innovation and product segmentation, while considering consumers health concerns and income bracket.The post Bread producers consider health, income to drive sales appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
MANUFACTURERS of cocoa beverages appeared to be hard pressed for to refocus their route to market strategies in the face of growing uncertainty of consumers' loyalty.The post Cocoa beverage: Consumers' poor purchasing power move manufacturers to refocus appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
As Union Bank kicked off activities to mark its centenary anniversary week with a visit to the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, Monday, the bank's Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Emeka Emuwa, has said the celebration is about their rich heritage and promise-laden future.The post Union Bank celebrates heritage on 100th anniversary appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
KPMG has disclosed that Foreign Direct Investment, FDI, into the Nigeria digital space over the last year is almost $1 billion.The post FDI in Nigeria's digital sector hits $1bn ' KPMG appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE Convener/CEO NECCI Public Relations Roundtable, Mrs. Nkechi Ali-Balogun, has said that foreign investors were the ones with empirical data about what is going on in Nigeria especially at a time when Nigeria is coming out of recession.The post NECCI Public Relations Roundtable addresses investor perspectives appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
THE Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, has issued new guidelines for dredging, under water pipeline laying and drilling within the ports' jurisdiction.The post NPA issues new guidelines on dredging, pipeline laying, drilling appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
OANDO Plc, yesterday, obtained a court order to halt the suspension of trading in its shares and a forensic audit planned by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).The post Oando gets court order to halt share suspension, audit appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Mr Ahmed Idris, Accountant-General of the Federation, said the Federal Government, States and Local Governments shared N558.082billion in October compared to N637.704 shared in the previous month.The post FAAC: FG, States,LGs share N558bn in Oct, allocation decreases appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
The naira, Tuesday, depreciated further to N360. 39 per dollar in the Investor and Exporter (I&E) Foreign Exchange Window.The post Naira depreciates further to N360.39/$ at NAFEX appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Oando Plc has obtained an ex-parte order from the Federal High Court (FHC) with an interim order restraining the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) from implementing a technical suspension on its shares.The post Oando obtains court order restraining SEC technical suspension, forensic audit appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
YOU see them everywhere, with swagger in their steps. Sometimes with the bowler hat, the fishermen's cap or even the fez cap. Chiefly their dressing is characterised by the finely embroided wrapper with an over flowing top, mainly of the white colour. Some of them have chosen to go with the now known Goodluck Jonathan attire. Well read and groomed in all professions of the world, they seem to know it all, the nation's conscience and the embodiments of democracy.The post The docility of 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Immunity clause, as presently enshrined in the Nigerian constitution with its attendance problem of deferring punishment of an offender to an arbitrary future day rather than immediate punishment at the point of abusing an office, is a tortured issue that merits reconsideration at the on-going review of the 1999 constitution by the National Assembly.The post Immunity Clause, Thieving Political Elite, and the Pollution of Excellency appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
WITHOUT any doubts whatsoever, the proper administration of the Local Government system is the fastest and most reliable way to bring development and the gains of democracy closest to the people of Lagos State.The post Lagos state: Understanding local govt administration appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
JUST before the dexterity of Nigeria's Super Eagles saw them being the first African country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, in a match played in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, against a desperate chipolopolo of Zambian team, on October 7, 2017, the country's Information and Communication Technology, ICT, had already shown the Nigerian spirit in far away Busan, South Korea, when, among the few major prizes for scores of countries participating at the ITU Telecom 2017, it carted away five.The 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
TELECOM operator, Globacom, is giving away hundreds of millions of prizes in two new initiatives tagged Everyday Bonanza and Glo Jumbo Sim.The post Glo rewards subscribers in Everyday Bonanza appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
EXECUTIVE Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof Umar Garba Danbatta, is billed to deliver the 23rd professorial inaugural lecture of Bayero University, Kano, BUK, on November 2, 2017.The post Danbatta to demonstrate how telecom can diversify economy at BUK appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
AFTER the Human Rights Writers Association of Nigeria, HURIWA, last week, called on the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, to explain the circumstances surrounding the N2.5 billion it allegedly gaveto one of the signal distributors, owned by a private-sector establishment, another legal chambers and champion of human rights, Ugochukwu Ezekiel Chambers, has opened another can of worms on Nigeria's botched digital switch over.The post Lawyer drags signal distributor to ICPC over obsolete 

Wed, 25 Oct 2017
Anthony Joshua insists he will not make the same mistakes as boxing's bankrupt superstars as he prepares for the fourth defence of his IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight titles against late replacement Carlos Takam on Saturday night.The post I won't go bankrupt like Tyson, says Joshua appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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