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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [27 OCTOBER, 2017]

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Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Friday, 27 October, 2017.


Fri, 27 Oct 2017
UMUAHIA'THE authorities of Nigeria Prisons Services, NPS, have said the large number of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, members clamped in prisons in its Zone E area of operation has further stretched the already challenging logistics in the prisons.The post IPOB members on trial overstretching prison facilities 'NPS appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
WIFE of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari, yesterday, denied receiving any vehicle from the Inspector General of Police, IGP, Abubakar Idris, as claimed by Senator Isah Misau.The post I didnt take any vehicle from IGP ' Aisha Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The Oyo State Government on Wednesday disclosed that it is partnering Microsoft and Signal Alliance on its digital literacy programme, saying that 800 computers will be provided across eight centres as the pilot scheme.The post Oyo, Microsoft partnership to provide 800 computers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Erstwhile publicity scribe of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, has instructed his lawyers to review the decision to subpoena former President Goodluck Jonathan to testify in his ongoing trial.The post N400m fraud trial: Metuh instructs lawyers to review decision to subpoena Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Nigeria has to grow the credibility of its democracy to a stage where it would no longer wait for court judgment to conclude elections, former President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, has said.The post 2015 poll: Why I conceded defeat Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
VANGUARD Media Limited's Corporate Affairs Manager, Mr. Victor Oni-Omoregie, 61, is dead.The post Vanguards Corporate Affairs Manager, Oni-Omoregie passes on appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Nigerian Motoring public can now heave a sigh of relief as Golden Stone Limited, a Lagos based company, has introduced a world-class and affordable synthetic engine oil into the market.The post Micking oil brings succour to motorists, emphasises quality appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Sequel to the BMW 5 Series inauguration recently, Coscharis Motors Plc in partnership with BMW Club Nigeria, demonstrated the next step to automated driving through the BMW 5 Series automated driving capability during the recent BMW Club 2017 Bimmerfest event held at the Muri Okunola Park, Victoria Island Lagos.The post Coscharis thrills BMW enthusiasts with new 5 Series at Bimmerfest 2017 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Handsome cash reward awaits winners at the work and Play Auto Rally that flags off in Ilara-Mokin and Akure in Ondo State on 10th and 11th of November, 2017.The post Cash reward awaits winners at Akure Car Rally 'Work & play appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Awka'AGGRIEVED members of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, in Anambra State have officially adopted Governor Willie Obiano as their candidate for the November 18 election in the state, arguing that it was only the emergence of the incumbent governor that would sustain the zoning arrangement in the state.The post Anambra poll: Only Obiano's victory'll sustain zoning, says PDP group appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Says I'll miss Ekiti people after my tenure By Rotimi Ojomoyela ado-ekiti'Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has declined comments on his burnt car, saying he would not reflect on the incident. Governor Fayose, who addressed newsmen in Ado Ekiti after the distribution of funds to communities in the state for development projects, deflected theRead MoreThe post Fayose declines comment on burnt car appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
ABUJA'GOVERNOR Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State said yesterday that it was not his responsibility to provide the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu.The post It's not my duty to provide IPOB leader 'Ikpeazu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
ENUGU'THE Enugu Division, Court of Appeal has adjourned to January 25 2018, a matter before it seeking to commit the chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, Prof Mahmud Yakubuto prison. The post Suit to commit INEC chair, Yakubu to prison adjourned to Jan 2018 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
THE General Assembly of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, billed to hold at the Atlantic Hall of Hotel Presidential, Port Harcourt, yesterday, was aborted by heavily armed security operatives.The post Security operatives abort PANDEF meeting in Port Harcourt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
WITH the only exception of Chief Bode George, leading chairmanship aspirants had at one time or the other in the past two weeks, visited the trio of Generals Olusegun Obasanjo, Ibrahim Babangida and Abdulsalami Abubakar in search of their respective blessings and endorsements.The post Unending romance with military big wigs appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Former Education Minister, Ibrahhim Shekarau, has indicated interest to run for the Presidency in 2019 on the platform of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.The post 2019: Sherakau writes PDP, declares intention to run appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Mr Femi Adesina, the Special Adviser to the President, Media and Publicity, says President Muhammadu Buhari remains focused in serving Nigerians, and ensuring an improvement in the lives of all.The post Buhari remains focused, appreciates Nigerians' prayers ' Adesina appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Wanted ex-Chairman of Presidential Task Force on Pensions reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, may have gone underground but his political campaign posters for the office of the governor of Borno State in 2019 have already flooded parts of Abuja, the federal capital territory and Kaduna metropolis.The post Wanted Mainas governorship campaign posters flood Abuja, Kaduna appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
FORMER Senate Leader, Senator Ali Ndume Thursday painted a gloomy picture of humanitarian crisis in the North East, stressing that it is the worst in the world.The post Humanitarian crisis in NEast, the worst in the world Ndume appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The Nigeria Employers Consultative Association (NECA) has called for the speedy passage of the Coalition on Competition Bill to facilitate fair and efficient competition in the nation's economy.The post NECA seeks speedy passage of Coalition on Competition bill appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The United States of America, USA, has concluded plans to supply power to Nigeria, Cote D'Ivoire and South Africa, thus changing its status as a major energy importer to exporter.The post United States to supply power to Nigeria US Energy Secretary appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Access Bank Plc, Thursday, announced its third quarter (Q3) results for 2017, recording a 33 per cent growth in gross earnings at N365 billion up from N275 billion in the corresponding period of 2016.The post Access Bank grows Q3 earnings by 33 % to N365bn appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The Federal Ministry of Transportation's committee on Transport Short Code and Social Media App on Thursday began enlightenment of transport unions on the use of the *735# short code to curb crimes.The post FG's Cttee educates transport unions on use *735# short code to curb crimes appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Federal Government's Home Grown Feeding Programme has helped enhance the fortunes of Bauchi Meat Company, General Manager, of the company, Dr Alkasim Ibrahim said on Thursday.The post FG's Home-Grown Feeding Programme boosts economic activities of Bauchi Meat Factory appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
With less than three weeks to the commencement of the maiden edition of the high profile Alaghodaro Investment Summit holding in Benin City, the Edo State capital, organisers say online registration began in the early hours of Thursday, for the over 3, 000 participants expected at the event.The post Alaghodaro Summit: Over 3, 000 companies indicate interests appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
WHEN Dr. Chinweoke Mbadinuju (Odera) became the Governor of Anambra State on May 29, 1999 at the beginning of the fourth republic, after defeating Prof. A.B.C. Nwosu in the PDP primaries, his administration was nothing to write home about. Civil Servants were owed salaries, teachers were not paid and retirees were owed their gratuities and pensions.The post Guber election: Choice before Ndi Anambra appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
UNDOUBTEDLY, the cancellation this month, of the boats pilotage monitoring and supervision agreement, which the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA, on behalf of the Federal Government had with the INTELS Nigeria Limited since 2010 has deepened the controversy which has inundated the contract since the beginning of this year .The post Why NPA should review termination of pilotage contract with INTELS appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
LAST weekend's campaign flag-off by Dr. Tony Nwoye, the candidate of the All Progressives Congress, APC in the Anambra State governorship election was a shock to many. The massive turnout of supporters who came to identify with Dr. Nwoye at the flag-off has also been variously qualified as surprising and stupefying.The post Anambra guber: Five takeaways from Nwoye's flag off appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Super Eagles trio, Kelechi Iheanacho, Wilfred Ndidi and Ahmed Musa will play Manchester City in the quarter final of the Carabao Cup.The post Iheanacho to face former club in Carabao Cup Q/Final appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Fetswallet, one of Nigeria's fastest growing mobile payment companies is making a landmark in its sponsoring of Lagos Fashion and Design Week, which kicked off on Wednesday and will run till October 28 for the second consecutive year. This is even as mobile payments are increasingly seen as a key part of Nigerian fashion and creative industries' growth.The post Why we are backing Lagos Fashion & Design week againFetswallet boss appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
In a yearly fashion characteristic of him, Nigerian-born the United States-based Afro-roots reggae singer, Rex Olisuru Ogunniyi, a.k.a Rex Suru, will today, light up popular event centre, Freedom Park, Lagos, with his unique Afro-roots reggae music genre, a blend of spiritual, political and social tunes.The post Afro-roots reggae singer, Rex Suru, lights up Freedom Park appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The National Film and Video Censors Board' has seized unclassified films and video works including pornographic films worth millions of Naira in Benin, the Edo State capital. The raid which was carried out in collaboration with the men of The Nigeria Police occurred in various locations in Benin City. Some of the locations raided included Oba Market Road, Ibiwe Street, Ebo Street, Upper Sokponba Road, 3RD Circular Road and 2nd Circular Road, all located in Benin City.The post Censors Board 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Legendary reggae star, Ras Kimono has dropped a new single after many years of hiatus from the music scene. The new single titled; 'Blessed Africa' already has been released digitally by his former record label, Premier Records Limited.The post Ras Kimono returns appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Alecturer at the University of Lagos (UNILAG), Dr Tajudeen Yusuf hasasked Nigerian Muslimsto take Islam as a way of life, urging them to be conscious of God as they will give accounts of their deed in the Hereafter.The post Take Islam asway of life, Yusuf charges Muslims appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Early this month, Muslim academics around the globe under the auspices of International Institute of Islamic Thought, (IIIT) gathered in Oshogbo, Osun State, to appraise the state of Islamic Universities with the view to identifying their challenges and proffering credible and lasting solution.The post Islamic Universities: Towards integration and sustainability appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
Archbishop of Canterbury, His Grace, Justin Welby visited the Ahmadiyya world Headquarters in London where he met with His Holiness Hazrat Masroor Ahmad, the fifth Caliph.The post Archbishop of Canterbury visits Ahmadiyya world leader 'Speaks on religious freedom appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The Executive Secretary, Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board, Mr. Muftau Okoya has said that the greatest challenge pilgrims faced during the just concluded hajj in Saudi Arabia was in Muna.The post Hajj 2017: Our greatest Challenge was in Muna'Okoya appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Fri, 27 Oct 2017
The aim of this collaboration - which has been enthusiastically applauded by Ramos and Ronaldo - is to provide top-class training opportunities to youths and to identify and nurture those who are found to possess world-class skillsThe post A great idea appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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