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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [1 NOVEMBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 1 November, 2017.

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
VICE President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, stated that the church in Nigeria holds the key to the unity and progress of the country, just as he bemoaned the failure of Christian leadership to take its rightful place.The post Key to Nigeria's unity, progress is in the church 'Osinbajo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
IT is a great irony that while the governors of the 19 states of Northern Nigeria meet regularly to address issues of common interest in the defunct Region, their counterparts in the South find it difficult to re-enact the same process.The post On the meeting of Southern governors in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 5 Headquarters, Benin City, Edo State, AIG Abubakar Mohammed, has frowned at the spate of kidnapping in some parts of the zone and charged the Commissioners of Police to rise up and ensure adequate security of lives and property.The post Kidnapping: AIG Zone 5 charges CPs to ensure security appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, yesterday, said it is holding five South-East state governments, particularly, Abia State and Ohanaeze Ndigbo responsible for the siege and invasion of its leader and Director of Radio Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu family house in Afaraukwu, Umuahia, Abia State.The post S-East govs responsible for invasion of Kanu's house 'IPOB appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
ISOKO Development Union, IDU, in collaboration with Elona Development Foundation and Sir Ayodele Othihiwa, has flagged off Isoko language new orthography teaching in pilot schools, with the donation of Isoko text books to primary school pupils in the Isoko nation.The post IDU flags-off Isoko language teaching in schools appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Some governors on the platform of All Progressives Congress, APC, yesterday, rooted for automatic ticket for President Muhammadu Buhari for 2019 presidential election.The post 2019: APC govs back automatic ticket for Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Residents of Ozobulu and Uga respectively have lauded Governor Obiano of Anambra State for another commendable achievement by his administration, adding that the ongoing road construction from Afor ilo Nza Ozubulu to Afor Ukpor and Uga to Nkpologwu road would transform and boost their various economic activitiesThe post Ozobulu, Uga residents laud Obiano over road project appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Prominent leaders in the South-South geo-political zone, yesterday, urged the National Chairman of All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, to remain steadfast in his fight for the enthronement of ideal democratic culture in Nigeria.The post South-South leaders back Oyegun, condemn youth protest in Abuja appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
A coalition of civil society groups in Nigeria has honoured a trado-medical professional, Chief Chibozoba Levinus Ezeudo.The post Rights group honours philanthropist in Awka appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
OF all the candidates that would contest theNovember 18 governorship election in Anambra State, the candidate of All Progressives Congress, APC, Dr. Tony Nwoye stands out.The post Anambra poll: What Nwoye has going for him appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has said Monday's sack of Mr Babachir David Lawal and Ayodele Oke, as Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF and Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, respectively by President Muhammadu Buhari was not enough.The post Sacking Babachir, Oke not enough, Onaiyekan tells Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Comrade Akunwata Ejoh Ojiba is the flag bearer of the Alleged Congress Party of Nigeria, ACPN, for the November 18, 2017 governorship election in Anambra State. He hails from Onitsha in Anambra North Senatorial District and is a senior member of the Institute of Public Diplomacy. In this interview, he speaks on his chances at the poll, and the state of affairs in the state among other issues. ExcerptsThe post Obiano has failed in his primary duty 'Ojiba ACPN candidate appeared first on Vang 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE Presidency has appealed to Nigerians to cooperate with government in ensuring that its ongoing war against corruption achieve great success.The post We need your cooperation to defeat corruption , Presidency begs Nigerians appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
As Heritage Energy Operational Services Limited, HEOSL, continues its consultations to Delta host communities, the chairmen and representatives of communities in Cluster 11, 12 and 7, in Oil Mining Lease OML30, have promised to work peacefully with Heritage.The post OML30: Heritage, Delta communities synergise operations appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE leadership of the National Assembly led by the Senate President Dr. Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara currently have dinner with President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa, Abuja.The post Breaking: NASS leadership at Presidential Villa for dinner with Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has said Monday's sack of Mr Babachir David Lawal and Ayodele Oke, as Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF and Director General of the National Intelligence Agency, NIA, respectively by President Muhammadu Buhari was not enough.The post Sacking Babachir, Oke not enough, Onaiyekan tells Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Despite competition from other brands, Infinix is pushing hard in the Nigeria smartphone market with its latest series, Infinix Note 4 and Note 4 pro.The post Infinix pushes hard with Note 4 Pro, sells 200,000 units appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE taste of stardom will start at the AFRIMA Red carpet. The 2017 All Africa Music Awards Red Carpet will be the longest Red Carpet in Africa.The post AFRIMA 2017 promises Africa's longest red carpet appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The All Progressives Congress, APC, candidate in the forthcoming governorship election in Anambra State, Dr. Tony Nwoye, has vowed not to disappoint the hope placed in him by the endorsement of his candidacy by two prominent political groups in the state, Anambra Political Stakeholders Forum, and Leaders of Thought of Aguata II (North) Constituency.The post I'll not betray Aguata, Anambra political leaders 'Nwoye appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
AN attempt by the Isikan Ruling Family of Igando, to use the Lagos State Special Task Force on Land Grabbers, to prevent the Beku-Onimaba Family, also of Igando, from taking possession of 52.13 acres of land in Igando Town, has failed.The post Task Force on land: How move against Igando family failed appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
INSPIRATIONAL American gospel singer and multiple award winner, Ron Kenoly, yesterday, led other local and international artistes to Bayelsa State as the state government formally dedicated and commissioned its 10,000 seater Ecumenical Centre.The post Bayelsa set for Ecumenical Centre dedication, thanksgiving appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
OUT going Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, UNILAG, Professor Rahmon Bello, yesterday in Lagos solicited support for his successor, Professor Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, saying that he needs the unalloyed support of the stakeholders to succeed.The post Out-going UNILAG VC solicits support for successor appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Presidential Amnesty Programme is to Collaborate with the Federal Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to ensure lasting peace in the Niger Delta regionThe post Presidential Amnesty Programme partners N-Delta Ministry on peace appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has insisted that no amount of threat will make his government back down from sacking the 22,000 teachers that failed competence tests.The post No threat can stop sack of 22,000 teachers, says Gov el-Rufai appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 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, 01 Nov 2017
TRANSSION Holding, manufacturers of itel, a phone device, has introduced three phones, itel S12, S32 and S32 LTE into the Nigeria market as it marks tenth anniversary. The phones are dual selfie enabled.The post Transsion unveils itel devices, marks 10 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
SUBSCRIBERS' quest for improved service delivery, prices and content may have forced pay-TV operators, both existing and the new entrants, to begin a downward review of their subscription and decoder prices.The post Pay-TV :Subscription price, picture quality, content set tone for market battles appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
WESTERN Union, a global payments services provider has given out two cars to winners through a raffle draw.The post Western Union gives out cars in promo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE Organised Private Sector, OPS, yesterday, faultedthe call on the Federal Government by the International Monetary Fund, IMF, to scrap tax holidays and exemptions given to companies. The Senior Resident Representative and Mission Chief for Nigeria, Africa Department, IMF, Mr. Amine Mati, had described the tax holidays and exemptions as forms of corruption while making a presentation at a forum organised by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, CIBN, recently.The post Tax holidays: OP 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
HE African Development Bank (AfDB) has refuted media reports that it has called off its $600 million loan to Nigeria.The post AfDB denies calling off $600m loan to Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
MANAGING Director of the Develop ment Bank of Nigeria (DBN), Mr. Tony Okpanachi, has said that his organization would systematically bring down interest rate on loans to Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), in the country. Okpanachi who signed a N5 billion partnership agreement with three microfinance banks in Abuja to commence DBN lending operations, said that lessons had been learnt from defunct Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) and that as such DBN has been modeled to operate on 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Naira yesterday depreciated to N360.83 per dollar in the Investor and Exporter (I&E) Foreign Exchange Window, even as Nigeria's external reserves hit $33.66 billion.The post Naira depreciates to N360.83/$ at NAFEX appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Oando Plc has recorded impressive third quarter 2017 financials as turnover increased by 16 per cent to N383.5 billion from N329.9 billion in comparative period of 2016.The post Oando declares N383.5bn turnover in Q3 2017, as debt reduces by N18bn appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday said about N797.51 billion revenue generated from Value Added Tax (VAT) between January and October was transferred into the Federation Account.The post Federation Account rakes in N797bn VAT revenue in 10 months appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
THE first time I met Pa JOS Ayomike was in October of 1953 at the then Native Authority, NA, School, Jakpa, Benin River in the present Warri North Local Government area. He was next in rank to the then Headmaster of the School, Pa E. O. Omagbitse of blessed memory. When the school closed for that year in December, both men left on transfer to Koko, the present Headquarters of the Warri North Local Government.The post Thank God for J O S Ayomike: He fought a good fight appeared first on Vanguard 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
ONE of the confirmed truths that all contenders in the November 18, 2017 Anambra Governorship election must respect ' whatever their political affiliations ' is The Peter Obi Phenomenon. Love him, dislike him or pretend to be indifferent to him, no sane observer can honestly deny that Peter Obi set the real foundation for the multi-sectoral development of Anambra State. Under him, Anambra State became the pride of everybody from the state and among friends of Anambra.The post Of conten 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
WHEN the sad news of the passing of Pa Johnson Oritsegbubemi Ayomike got to our members in Lagos in the morning of Wednesday, October 5, 2017, it was like being hit by a bolt from the blue. 'How could Pa Ayomike die'' we queried.The post Alpha May Club enjoyed a special relationship with Pa Ayomike appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
AS the National Caucus and National Executive Committee , NEC, of the All Progressives Congress, APC, meets in Abuja on 30-31 October 2017, top on the agenda will be the need for urgent reforms in the area of Party discipline, finance and organisation. Also, the party will need to agree on an effective reward system for party stakeholders on account of being members of the party in government.The post Examining Odigie-Oyegun's scorecard appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 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 Channel management: Increasing capacity and local training appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
They claimed that while sixteen of the eighteen youths passed the training programme with distinction, only three of them were employed as direct junior staff while the other thirteen were placed in different categories as casual workersThe post Oil flow and Shell-Ogulagha disagreements appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
As one of the many who drank from Pa J. O. S. Ayomike's fountain of knowledge, his death was shocking and devastating. He was a father, mentor, assoThe post The Iroko tree has fallen: A tribute to Pa JOS Ayomike appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Poor state of roads and trucks loading kerosene (DPK) with high flashpoint in petrol stations or on the road with open kegs and no safety controls among other things have been identified as part of the risks related to DPK handling in Nigeria and that has contributed greatly to most hazardous incidents recorded in recent times.The post Kerosene scarcity: The Akinlaja committee at MRS appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Over the last three weeks, not many users of new and traditional media could have missed items on the country's pay-television sector. The bulk of this, for reasons you probably already know, has revolved around TsTv, the new pay-television operator which launched on 1 October.The post TsTv's Stormy Start appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
It is common knowledge that a vast majority of Nigerians are living in perilous times, with grinding poverty, stark illiteracy, and debilitating disease staring everyone in the face.The post A wake-up call to fast and pray appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
It's true you can't help who you fall in love with. That's why, once in a while you see a beauty-and-the-beast combination and wonder if a bit of madness - or ' African' magic! - is not involved. Betty was only eight years old when her aunty visited with Ugo, her latest 'catch'.The post He might be a grandpa, but he's better than most young men appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Interpreting Nigeria's founding Dream, Key to Our Progress - EnyeribeThe post Interpreting Nigerias founding dream, key to our progress appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Mr. President, you may not know personally this constituent of yours who has just passed away. I do not expect you to know him because he was just one of the about 180 million Nigerians under your rule.The post Oh! Mr President, citizen (Captain) Akintaju is dead appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Anti-Corruption War: A Campaign Compromised'The post Anti-Corruption War: A Campaign Compromised' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 01 Nov 2017
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has cautioned stakeholders from the North East geo-political zone not to mismanage the newly created North East Development Commission. Hon Dogara said that people of the region must justify the trust reposed in them by the President and members of the National Assembly from the restRead MoreThe post Speaker: Why we pushed for North East Development Commission appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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