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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [5 NOVEMBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Sunday, 5 November, 2017.

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has told the Federal High Court in Lagos that the record of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states released to the states by Federal Government to pay overdue pensioners' entitlements and workers' salaries 'is protected by professional privilege, and therefore confidential.'The post Spending of N388.304bn London Paris Club Loan refunds by 35 states confidential, FG tells Court appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) says it has registered and certified 33, 259 teachers in Akwa Ibom.The post TRCN registers 33, 259 teachers in Akwa Ibom ' State Coordinator appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Kula community, Akuku-Toru Local Government Area, Rivers, has called on government and security agencies to improve security the St. Bartholomew and Akuku-Toru waterways and the adjoining creeks.The post Rivers community urges govt. to improve security on waterways appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Mr Pat Obiene, an environmental rights activist, wants the Federal Government to allow only former operators of artisanal refineries in the Niger Delta, own the proposed modular refineries in the region.The post Modular refinery ownership: Environmentalist alleges plan to hijack of licences appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Some people of Osomba and Akim communities in Akamkpa Local Government Area of Cross River have commended the State Government for establishing a new cocoa estate in the area.The post C' River communities commend govt. for establishing new cocoa estate appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Chief Sibia Aaron, Chairman , Kula Community Development Committee (CDC), Akuku-Toru Local Government Area, Rivers, has commended BelemaOil Producing Limited, for engaging youths from the community, including professionals.The post Kula CDC Chairman commends oil firm for engaging indigenes appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Ilesha was agog as Osun State government commissioned the state-of-the-art Ilesa Government High School.The post Ooni, Aregbesola storm Ilesha for the state-of-the-art school appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
For the first time since the return to democratic governance in the country, the people of Benue State, irrespective of socio-political, religious and cultural differences, have come out to align themselves with the government in power.The post This is the end of killings for cows in our communities! appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
FORMER Minister of Power, Professor Chinedu Nebo yesterday in Awka urged professionals in various fields to shun politics and concentrate in their areas of specialties, arguing that the clamour for politics by the professionals was killing knowledge in the country.The post Professionals are venturing into politics simply to steal money ' ex minister appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
THE embarrassing escape of four high profile kidnap suspects from police custody in Ebonyi State has led to the detention and trial of five policemen on duty in Ivo local government area. The post Escape of four suspects: Police detain, try five officers for negligence appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
TRAGEDY struck after a female outgoing student of Auchi Polytechnic, Edo State, Uloko Laurenta Apaume, was allegedly shot dead by a member of a community vigilante group during a graduation party.The post Student shot dead during graduation party appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Former world boxing light and welterweight contender, Obisia Nwankpa has decried the state of boxing in the country, saying that Nigeria will continue to stumble in international meets, unless urgent steps are taken to redress the state of the sport.The post Forget Joshua, face our hungry boxers, Obisia tells Dalung appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Ex-militants under the aegis of United Niger Delta Ex-agitators and Leaders have voiced their support for the Pan Niger Delta Peoples Congress, PNDPC, led by HRM Pere Charles Ayemi Botu, whom they said was a man with leadership prowess and administrative competence to bring transformation to the region.The post Ex-militants drum support for Ayemi Botu's PNDPC appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
On October 20, an unfortunate incident occurred on the iconic cable stay 1.346km Lekki-Ikoyi Link Bridge in Lagos when a 40-year-old man, simply identified as Adekunle Oluseyi, jumped into the lagoon from the bridge in an obvious suicide mission. The man, who is now late, got on the bridge at about 10am on that fateful day and took off his clothes, phone, wristwatch, wallet, band and shoes before jumping into the water. Part of the items in the wallet included Oluseyi's two Automated Teller 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
THE people of Egbema Kingdom in Rivers State have paid a thank you visit to the Commanding Officer, 19 Battalion, Nigerian Army, Koko, Lt. Col. Ma'aji Muhammad, for the prevailing peace in the region following the conclusion of the Operation Crocodile Smile II.The post Operation crocodile smile 11: Ijaw chiefs visit 19 Battalion, preach peace appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
In this interview, the Resident Electoral Commissioner, REC, for Akwa Ibom State, Mike Igini, explains the latest attempts by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, to midwife a freer and better electoral process in the run-up to the 2019 general elections. He speaks about some of the proposed amendments to the Electoral Act and the positive impact they would have on the process. The burning issue of restructuring is also discussed, with Igini, giving insight into why it is imperat 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Former Super Eagles striker, Emmanuel Amuneke and midfielder Garba Lawal have tipped Chelsea star, Victor Moses to win the 2017 African Football of the year award billed for January 4 in Accra, Ghana.The post African footballer of the year: The cap fits Moses, says Amuneke, Lawal appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
ARGENTINA coach Jorge Sampaoli has reworked his list for the friendly against Russia and Nigeria on November 14 in Russia, by handing a late call up to Zenit Saint Petersburg defender Emanuel Mammana.The post Argentina re-jigs list for friendly against Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The announcement a few days back by President Muhammadu Buhari that the present federal executive council would soon be expanded to bring in more ministers must have come as a welcome relief to some Nigerians.The post Buhari: No need for additional Ministers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Civilian President Buhari, in 2017, the expected dragon-slayer, who developed a reputation as Military Head of State, 1984-85, for fighting corruption to a standstill is now a poor shadow of the young leader. Time and his friends had diminished him.The post With such friends Buhari needs no enemies appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
LEADERS of the Niger Delta and activists have rejected the threat by a militant group, Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to restart bombing of oil and gas installations in the region, saying it was unreasonable and uncalled for.The post Resumption of hostilities N'Delta leaders, activists divided on Avengers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Antonio Conte has warned Manchester United he is 'stronger and hungrier' after Chelsea's setback in Rome.The post Chelsea stronger and hungrier, Conte warns Mourinho appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The peace loving and law abiding people of Ugbomro community, Uvwie local government area of Delta State, have congratulated High Chief Ambrose Tadafe Olughor, the Unuevworo of Ugbomro on his 80th birthday.The post Community congratulates Unuevworo of Ugbomro at 80 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The chairman, Chemical Society of Nigeria CSN, Delta State chapter, Dr. Mrs. Tina Olubuhola Isichei, has said the annual Chemistry competition nationwide is aimed to promote and encourage teaching and learning of Chemistry among secondary school students.The post CSN promotes teaching of Chemistry in Nigeria, says Isichei appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Senator Olamilekan Solomon Adeola, aka Yayi, will be ahead of six prominent residents of Oshodi in Oshodi/Isolo Local Council Development Area of Lagos State to be honoured at the Community Hall Fund Raising slated for Thursday, November 16. The event holds at the Alhaja Abibatu Mogaji Legislative Council Hall in the Council Secretariat.The post Oshodi community hosts Senator Adeola, prominent residents at fund raiser appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The investiture of Rotarian Olabowale Johnson as the 36th President of Rotary Club of Victoria Island was recently held in Lagos. With the Rotary International theme: Rotary making a difference, newly installed President Johnson has promised to make a difference during her tenure as the President starting with her club.The post 36th President for Rotary Club Victoria Island appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
University of Medical Sciences, UNIMED, Ondo has secured accreditation for its MBBS and BDS programmes. This accreditation is coming barely two years after the establishment of the first medical science university in the country.The post UNIMED secures accreditation for MBBS, BDS appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Nigerian Army on Saturday said it nutrialised dozens of Boko Haram insurgents in an ambush, while they were attempting to cross over to Sambisa forest .The post Army kills dozens of Boko Haram, rescues 6-year-old boy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
President Muhammadu Buhari has described as 'divisive, mischievous and misleading' a newspaper article, titled, '81 of Buhari's 100 appointees are northerners'.The post Buhari updates list of appointments, dismisses claims of lopsided appointments appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Business tycoon and member, Board of Trustees of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Emmanuel Iwuayanwu has said Nigeria's immediate past President, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan deserves a Nobel prize for conceding defeat in the 2015 Presidential polls.The post 2015 election defeat: Jonathan deserves a Nobel prize Iwuanyanwu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Federal Government has asked universities as research institutions to come up with solutions to issues challenging the country.The post Nigeria can not afford secession, dismemberment Buhari appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The crisis rocking the Campaign for Democracy, CD, has taken a new dimension following the sack of its national executive council, led by Comrade Abdul Usman Bako, by members of the group from various states and units from across the federation.The post CD national exco sacked as leadership crisis escalates appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Prof. David Ogungbile, the Head of Department, Religious Studies, Obafemi Awolowo University Ile-Ife, on Saturday urged the state and religious bodies to partner to give education its pride of place in the country.The post A nation that is not educated is not a nation appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The Association of Venue Owners of Lagos Nigeria, AVOLN, has appealed to Lagos State Governor Akinwunmi Ambode against multiple taxation for their members, saying it affects their business in the state.The post AVOLN decries multiple taxation, unveils logo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
THE recent commissioning of a multi-million Naira Jubilee Syringe Manufacturing Company (JSM) in Akwa Ibom State by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, may have come and gone, but the euphoria of the celebration and the excitement by Nigerians who believe that this investment is a turning point in the nation's life still rent the air. Zubeyir Gulabi, the company's Managing Director whose responsibility is to supervise the huge investment, takes us into the past, present and the future of JSM 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Weeks away to the national convention of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, members of the party's Board of Trustees (BoT) from the South West caucus have pruned the number of chairmanship aspirants from the zone to three with a pledge to pick one as a consensus candidate.The post Daniel says it's undemocratic, a huge joke asS/West BoT endorses Adedoja, Adeniran, George appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
New Nigeria Foundation (NNF), with the support of Ford Foundation, organised a two-day workshop, with the theme 'Contemporary Community Engagement Models in the Oil and Gas Sector: Lessons for other Sectors' in Lagos, last Thursday, 2nd and Friday, 3rd November 2017.The post At NNF workshop: Experts chart path for community engagement in solid minerals sector appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Uba Sani, a presidential aide during the Obasanjo administration, is the incumbent political adviser to the governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai. In this interview, Sani speaks on why the state government must sack primary school teachers who did not pass competence test administered on them. He says that despite the opposition from some quarters in the state, El -Rufai will be re-elected in 2019.The post Pry six teachers who failed junior class exam want to continue to teach in Kaduna schoo 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Two brands manufactured by CHI Limited, Chivita juice drink and Holladia yoghurt have been recognised by TOP 50 Brands award organisers and honoured as the most innovative brands in Nigeria.The post Chi bags top 50 brands awards appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
A heavy down pour Saturday, almost marred the posthumous celebration of Dim Chukwuemeka Odumagwu Ojukwu birthday and endorsement of Governor Willie Obiano by the traders in Anambra State.The post Anambra traders celebrate Dim Odumegwu Ojukwus posthumous birthday appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Mr. Joseph Anetor, FICMI, is the Registrar and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Change Management International. In this interview, Anetor says businesses, organisations, institutions, individuals and government organisations must embrace change to succeed.The post Businesses that resist change risk dying ' Anetor, FICMI Registrar appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Experts in Food Science and Technology say the fortification of some food items in Nigeria is a reality with the appropriate additional nutritional content.The post Experts list gains of food fortification in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The approach of Liberia's historic second round of voting in the recently contested presidential election, in which ex-soccer star George Opong Weah laid claim to a seemingly unassailable ten percent lead over incumbent Vice President Joseph Nyumah Boakai at the end of the first round, has now been challenged by several participants in the race.The post Liberia: Partisan disenchantment raise challenges for historic Liberian-off appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
AHEAD of the first anniversary of Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State, scheduled for next Sunday, all is set for the Alaghodaro Investment Summit, which according to the state Commissioner for Communication and Orientation, Mr Paul Ohonbanmu, will herald the much awaited economic boom in the state.The post Obaseki's economic plans will make Edo greater ' Ohonbanmu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The daily delight for subscribers on the Glo network continues this weekend as they stand a chance to win thousands of mouthwatering prizes offered by the telecom giant in its customer-appreciation scheme, Everyday Bonanza.The post Glo offers 17 new cars in new promo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The final battle for Anambra State is barely three weeks away. November 18, the day for the election, is almost here.The post Anambra, time to protect APGA appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
The saying that death is an inevitable end became a reality on Wednesday 18th October 2017, as the day will ever remain indelible in our minds and in particular, in the minds of the husband, children, brothers, mother and in the lives of all those who had an encounter with this great jewel and quintessential daughter of Udeh's family of Idumu-Omu quarters, Onitcha-Ugbo Agatha Ndidi Osakwe (nee Udeh), and family of her husband, Dr. Osadebe Osakwe, from Umuolo quarters also in Onitcha-Ugbo, A 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
"O grave where is thy victory' O death where is thy sting'"- The Holy Bible.In the early 1960's Chief Obafemi Awolowo, the first Premier of the Western Region, lost his first son and years later his second son and second daughter were cut short in the prime of their lives.The post The angel of death that stalks the corridors of power by Fani-Kayode appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Sun, 05 Nov 2017
Athletics Federation of Nigeria president, Ibrahim Gusau said that one of the cardinal agenda of the new board, will be to embark on grassroots development initiative that will usher in a new era in the sport.The post AFN to pursue aggressive grassroots development appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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