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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [7 NOVEMBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Tuesday, 7 November, 2017.

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
No fewer than 26 young Nigerian girls, whose ages range from 14 to 18, were found dead in a Spanish warship as they tried to cross the Mediterranean Sea, last weekend.The post Strange illness kills 50 children in Jigawa as 26 Nigerian found dead on Spanish warship appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Edo State Government has revealed plans to excavate the historic Benin Moat, which is the world's longest man-made earthwork, and develop more than 58 other tourist sites in the state to boost earnings from the tourism sector.The post Edo boosts IGR with tourism appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Thirty-seven out of the 40 registered political parties in Enugu State have unanimously adjudged last Saturday's Local Government Elections in the state as free, fair and credibleand in conformity with the minimum requirements of international best practices.The post Enugu LG poll: 37 political parties endorse outcome of elections appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
GOVERNOR Darius Isiaku of Taraba State, yesterday, said the implementation of grazing law in the state will take effect from January 2018.The post Taraba to implement anti-open grazing law January 2018 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Dufil Prima Foods and Multipio Consumer Care Products Limited is treating customers to meals of tasty and nutritious Indomie noodles, and also unveiled the tallest female statue'8.5 feet' at the ongoing Lagos International Trade Fair.The post Noodles maker trills consumers at Lagos fair appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE medical team currently offering free outreach service in Kebbi State has so far treated about 6,000 patients suffering from different kinds of diseases.The post 6,000 get free medical services in Kebbi appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Kogi State government has commissioned its Geographic Information System, KOGIS, to bequeath to the state a secured land management system that can process, analyse, store and retrieve land data electronically.The post Kogi commissions GIS to track criminals appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, said delay in the budget approval process was one of the main causes that deepened recession in the country.The post Delay in budget approval process deepens recession Osinbajo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
No fewer than 500 youths in Ijede Local Council Development Area of Ikorodu, Lagos, yesterday, voluntarily renounced their membership of various cult groups in the area.The post 500 youths renounce cultism in Lagos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
AS the case filed by the Olubadan of Ibadanland, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Saliu Adetunji against Governor Abiola Ajimobi over review of 1959 Olubadan Chieftaincy Declaration and installation of new kings continues, the monarch has accused the defendants in the case of using application for extension of time as a ploy to delay the case.The post Ibadan Obaship suit: There's ploy to delay case ' Olubadan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Private sector operators have called on the Federal Government to create a special intervention fund for exporting companies to drive the non-oil export imperative of the government and also boost the economy.The post Manufacturers advocate special export fund appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
FORMER President Olusegun Obasanjo yesterday expressed optimism that the Zero Hunger programme of the Federal Government would make Ebonyi one of the most important food baskets of Nigeria.The post Zero hunger makes Ebonyi most important food basket of Nigeria ' Obasanjo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
A Makurdi High Court, presided over by Justice Adam Onum, has ordered Mr. Abiodun Oluwarotimi, the publisher of Nigerian Concord, to pay Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State N5 million as damages for libel.The post Publisher to pay Gov Ortom N5m for libel appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
No fewer than 400 members of a militant group in Ondo State, United Sea Wolf Avengers, have announced plans to surrender arms in order to be included in the Federal Government's Amnesty programme.The post Amnesty: 400 militants to surrender arms in Ondo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Former President of Nigeria, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has expressed delight with the commitment being displayed by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State towards the socio-economic development of the South East region, saying that the governor has 'surprised me.'The post Obasanjo lauds Ugwuanyi's commitment to South East devt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry, LCCI, has assured exhibitors and visitors at the ongoing Lagos International Trade Fair of a hitch-free event as it is working with all relevant security outfits to achieve a peaceful trade fair and improve on all the facilities to ensure safety at the event.The post Trade Fair: Were working with security agencies to ensure safety 'LCCI appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
COASTAL communities in Olero Creek, Warri North Local Government Area, Delta State, came alive, weekend, as the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, inaugurated seven sections of rigid pavement roads covering almost eight kilometres.The post Coastal communities, others celebrate new NDDC roads in Delta appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has preferred criminal charges against former Accountant-General of the Federation, Mr. Jonah Otunla before the Federal High Court in Abuja.The post Money laundering: EFCC files charges against ex-AGF, Otunla, others appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE Federal Government, yesterday, pleaded with militant groups in the Niger Delta region, especially the Niger Delta Avengers, NDA, to be patient with government as efforts were being made to address all their grievances.The post Be patient with us, FG begs Avengers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Air Peace airlineweekend receivedthe International Air Transport Association, IATA, membership certificate after the successful completion of IATA Operational Safety Audit ,IOSA, audit earlier this year.The post Air Peace receives IATA membership certification appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
NEWS that Nigeria made a giant leap in the Doing Business world ranking was received with rhapsodic self-congratulation by the Federal Government.The post Ease of doing business: Not yet time to celebrate appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The salaries of Nigerian legislators at federal and state levels have been a source of controversy largely based on the ambiguity with which the issue has been handled. Whereas the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission, RMAFC, has made provision for the salaries and allowances of political office holders in executive and legislative offices, there is a supposition in many minds that the lawmakers have found surreptitious ways to enhance their entitlements.The post Our legislator 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The new Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr Boss Mustapha, on Monday, said the Presidency was not in competition with National Assembly (NASS) in any way. He made this known when he paid a courtesy visit to the President of the Senate, Sen. Bukola Saraki in Abuja. He said the Presidency would notRead MoreThe post Presidency not in competition with NASS ' New SGF, Boss Mustapha appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The national Chairman of the Board of Trustees (BoT) of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) Senator Walid Jibrin has over ruled the decision of members of the board from the south west that endorsed only three members of the party from the zone for the national chairmanship position of the party.The post PDP BoT Chairman overrules south west PDP appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has reiterated his innocence in the allegation that claimed he hid some assets and violated no law in registering his company, Tenia Limited.The post Paradise Papers: Saraki hides no asset, violates no law appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
OIL price rose further, yesterday, with Brent climbing 46 cents to $62.53, while West Texas Intermediate, WTI rose 23 cents to $55.87 a barrel, the highest since July 2015 as Saudi Arabian King Salman's anti-corruption drive shook the world's biggest crude exporter.The post Oil price rises to $62.53 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
FINANCIAL experts have indicated that Nigeria's low debt to GDP ratio should not be the sole measure of its borrowing capacity.The post Low debt-GDP ratio not sole determinant of borrowing capacity ' Afrinvest appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON), yesterday, said it has concluded plans to commence implementation of products authentication scheme before the end of this year, just as the organisation's enforcement team has confiscated large consignments of suspected unfortified and substandard sugar and flour based products like pasta and spaghetti in several locations in the North East.The post SON to commence products authentication appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
AN Igbosere High Court will on November 16, 2017, hear a suit filed by Infidelity Snacks and Beverages Ltd against Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, asking for N2,076,801,430.42, as damages of alleged breach of contract. The post Lagos court hears Stanbic IBTC, Infidelity Snacks & Beverages case next week appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
WITHOUT Chief Victor Umeh, Governor Peter Obi would not have had a second term of office. This declaration is an easy start to explaining the title of this article. It happened this way. Well before his first tenure ended, Dim Chukwuemeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu, fed up to the hairline, ruled Mr. Obi out of a second term.The post PDP rallies, APGA gains appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
IN a letter dated October 16, 2017 and addressed to Gov. Peter Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State, the National General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Rev. Musa Asake, saluted the governor's voice of opposition as well as endorsed his presidential declaration of September 28.th Asake eulogised Fayose for literally treading where angels have feared to tread and for grabbing the bull by the horns on many thorny national issues, especially as it affects Christians and minor 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
On January 27, 2017, many records were shattered in Kogi State by the explosives of fate and destiny. From the death of Prince Abubakar Audu to the declaration of Alh. Yahaya Bello as the beneficiary of the APC victorious votes; a chain of political attrition was sparked and the fragile foundation of the State called Kogi was threatened by the different colorations of agitations.The post GYB and the Tyranny of Critics appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
As the countdown towards the 6th edition of the Nigerian Sports Award gathers momentum, organizers have announced that the voting phase for the awards will close by midnight of Sunday, November 12.The post 2017 Nigerian Sports Award: Voting closes Nov 12 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Super Eagles yesterday in Rabat, Morocco began preparation for Friday's 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Algeria which is scheduled for Constantine.The post Eagles settle down in Rabat, Mikel expected today appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Michael EmenaloMichael Emenalo has ended his 10-year association with Chelsea following his sudden departure as the club's technical director as questions continue to mount over Antonio Conte's managerial reign at the club.The post Chelsea's most expensive five buys under Emenalo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Michael Emenalo has ended his 10-year association with Chelsea following his sudden departure as the club's technical director as questions continue to mount over Antonio Conte's managerial reign at the club.The post Emenalo set to join Monaco, quits Chelsea after 10yrs appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi has landed in the Russian capital Moscow, ahead of Argentina's international matches against the 2018 World Cup hosts and three-time African champs Nigeria.The post Argentina vs Nigeria: Messi lands in Russia appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Nigeria Football Federation technical and development committee chairman, Yusuf 'Fresh' Ahmed has predicted that the country's women Under 20 team will have no problems dispatching their Moroccan counterparts in the second leg FIFA Women World Cup qualifiers in Benin.The post Falconets will crush Morocco in Benin ''Fresh' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
WE have maintained that organisational agility is the essential quality needed by firms and businesses to survive in a recessed economy. There are three forms of agility: operational, portfolio and strategic.The post Managing business in a recessed economy (2) appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE 2017 Special Counsel ongoing investigation in the United States led by former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel is a credible manual for any country that wants to fight corruption in the real sense of it and not just theatrics or propaganda.The post Mueller investigation: How to fight corruption appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
ON Tuesday April 28 1998, Gen. Malu's Tribunal sentenced Gen. Diya and others to death. Those sentenced to death were Lt-Gen. Oladipo Diya, former Vice Chairman, Provisional Ruling Council, and Chief of General Staff; Major General Abdulkareem Adisa,50, former Minister of Works and Housing; Major General Tajudeen Olanrewaju,51, former Minister of Communications; Major Seun Fadipe, Chief Security Officer to Diya; Col. Olu Akinyode, former Military Assistant to General Olanrewaju and a civil 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
With available statistics showing that young girls are disproportionately affected when it comes to HIV, Safe Love International has launched a campaign tagged: 'No Sugar Daddy, Bright Future' to save 1 million Nigerian teenagers from new HIV infections and unwanted pregnancy.The post Safe Love moves to save 1m girls from HIV, unwanted pregnancy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
The Group Medical Director, ExxonMobil, Dr. Bello Aliyu has called on Nigeria medical experts to step up their effort in area of patients care even as he pointed out that knowing their limit in service delivery could save a life.The post Nigerian medical professionals tasked on patient care, as LUTH graduates 200 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Society for Family Health, SFH Nigeria has introduced five new variants of Flex condoms to help prevent sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancy in the society.The post SFH launches Flex Condoms in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Wife of Edo State Governor, Mrs. Betsy Obaseki, has disclosed plans to launch a campaign aimed at improving awareness on neonatal and maternal health care in the state.The post Obaseki rolls awareness plan on MNCH appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Expert has decried the recent statistics released by World Health Organisation, WHO, which shows that Nigeria has the highest burden of unvaccinated children worldwide, saying "with the series of benefits derived from vaccination it's unacceptable for a country like Nigeria not to embrace vaccination against childhood killer diseases."The post Vaccination is our greatest weapon against Under-5 mortality ' Dr. Olatomi Bamigboye appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
As the Lagos State government rolls out its State Health Insurance Scheme, healthcare providers have called for effective collaboration among health professionals and the government with a view to achieving Universal Health Coverage, UHC.The post Health Insurance: Providers seek effective collaboration among professionals, Govt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
Diabetic and hypertensive patients in Ogun State got relief as the State Ministry of Health and a global pharmaceutical firm, Servier International, are currently partnering on a micro health insurance scheme.The post Ogun, firm partner against HBP, diabetes appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Tue, 07 Nov 2017
THE management of Rainbow Specialist Medical Centre, Lekki, Lagos, is conducting free diabetes screening and diabetes foot care education for members of the public as part of activities to mark the 2017 World Diabetes Day (WDD).The post Rainbow Medical Centre offers free diabetes screening to Lagos residents appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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