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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [9 NOVEMBER, 2017]



Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard  Online Newspaper for today, Thursday, 9 November, 2017.

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ABAKALIKI'THE World Health Organization, WHO, yesterday, inaugurated the first African Institute for Health Policy and Health Systems at the Ebonyi State University, EBSU, Abakaliki.The post WHO inaugurates first African institute for health policy studies in Ebonyi appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
WARRI'THE Central Naval Command of the Nigerian Navy says it will resort to daily raids on the several hotspots in its area of operations in its determination to put the recalcitrant operators of illegal refineries out of business.The post Navy to carry out daily raids on illegal refineries appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ENUGU'ANAMBRA State governorship candidate of the United Peoples Party, UPP, Chief Osita Chidoka has faulted President Muhammadu Buhari's statement that the unity of Nigeria is not negotiable.The post Nigeria unity negotiable ' Chidoka appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has formed strategic partnerships with agricultural commodity associations in the country in its effort to expand the implementation of the Anchor Borrowers' Programme (ABP).The post CBN expands Anchor Borrowers' Programme appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
There was confusion at the meeting of Ekiti State Chapter of Local Government Pensioners Association of Nigeria, LOGPAN, yesterday, following the sack of the executive council led by Chief Julius Adekogba.The post Crisis hits Ekiti pensioners association as members dissolve exco appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ABUJA'The Chief of Staff to the President, Abba Kyari, and Head of Service, Winifred Oyo-Ita, yesterday, resolved their differences and embraced each other before the take-off of Federal Executive Council, FEC, meeting.The post Abba Kyari, Oyo-Ita reconcile at FEC meeting appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday directed the Minister of Heath, Prof. Isaac Adewole to investigate reports of an 'unknown disease' that has led to the death of several children in Jigawa StateThe post Buhari directs Minister to investigate outbreak of unknown disease in Jigawa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
THE Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has dismissed as unprofessional and misleading, the report of Financial Times of London on the activities of the group and the forthcoming general elections.The post IPOB faults Financial Times of London on Biafra appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
AN Igbo socio-cultural group, Igboekulie, yesterday, said it was partnering West African Examinations Council, WAEC, in the selection of winning candidates and schools that will be rewarded as the best Nigerian students in Igbo language, in an event slated for Enugu on Saturday, November 25, 2017.The post Igboekulie partners WAEC to reward best Igbo candidates appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The torrential rain of awards, recognitions and encomiums that have been coming the way of the front-line legal colossus and founder of the Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Aare Afe Babalola, SAN, recently got a boost when he received the Global University Network for Innovation Africa, GUNI-Africa, Award for 2017 for his 'Exemplary Leadership in Higher Education in Africa.'The post Afe Babalola wins GUNI-Africa award appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ABUJA' The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, yesterday appeared before the Senate Adhoc Committee to defend himself against allegation levelled against him by Chairman of Senate Committee on Navy, Senator Isah Hamman Misau.The post Misau: IGP appears before Senate, says he he has nothing to hide appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ABUJA'THE Nigerian Army, Monday, lost one of its soldiers just as three others sustained various degrees of injuries from an improvised explosive device, IED, launched by Boko Haram terrorists in Gulak, Madagali Local Government Area of Adamawa State.The post Soldier dies, as troops repel Boko Haram attack in Adamawa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
ABUJA'THE Senate said, yesterday, that the days of impunity when top government officials disobeyed its decisions were over, especially in view of the new spirit of cordial relationship between the executive and the legislature.The post Executive/Legislature: Days of impunity by top govt officials over ' Senate appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
THE Managing Director of Huwei Technologies, Mr. Frank Li says the company has deployed a cost-effective solution to connect over 20 million African households cut off from broadband networks.The post Huwei unveils co-effective solution for broadband access appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Group Executive Director of Dangote Group, Engr. Ahmed Mansur, has said that the diversification agenda of the Federal Government has put the economy on the right trajectory for growth after recently exiting recession.The post Diversification puts economy on right trajectory 'Mansur appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The introduction of accountability index would further enhance public sector financial management, said Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN.The post Accountability index'll enhance public finance mgt'ICAN appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of Nigeria Supreme Council on Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Sa'ad Abubakar III, yesterday warned against any injustice in appointments and allocation of resources in the country, saying such actions are capable of breeding crisis and disunity in the society.The post Biafrans not terrorists, but want to be heard ' CAN President appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has disbursed over $16 billion to execute various projects in Nigeria.The post Afreximbank invests $16bn in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), yesterday, said industriali-sation should be a major spring board to Nigeria's economic recovery and should, in the medium and long term, provide an effective solution and remedy to national problems of mass unemployment, disease and poverty amongst others.The post Lagos Trade Fair: Industrialisation major spring board to economic recovery ' NPA appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
BEEPMAGNET International Group has introduced two of its e-compliant entrepreneurship and empowerment innovation platforms called the GoldClub 3.0 and the BMCoin.The post BeepMAGNET unveils youth entrepreneurial, empowerment platforms appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
THE Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) has so far approved N4.9 billion for disbursement to 6,548 small business owners, under its micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) loan programme, out of which N4.1 billion loans have been fully disbursed to over 4,762 beneficiaries.The post LSETF approves N4.9bn loans for 6,548 MSMEs appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
NIGERIAN Breweries (NB) Plc's empowerment initiative, Isedowo, has so far supported 32 artisans and small scale business operators in Osun and Ekiti states with N96million with each entrepreneurcollecting N300,000.The post NB disburses N96m to SMEs through Isedowo initiative appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
THE Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria SMEDAN has taken the 'Buy Made in Nigeria' campaign to China with its attendance at the just concluded China International SME Fair (CISMEF). Twenty six Nigerian Micro Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (MSMEs) showcased over 40 different products at the fair.The post SMEDAN leads 26 MSMEs to China Expo 2017 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Normal people do not destroy what they own nor work against their own interestThe post Change begins with me campaign: Revisiting the imperatives for success appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
He may have dodged the debates to which he was duly invited to outline his achievements to date, but the people will determine whether he is a failure or success in governanceThe post Tracking the Obiano years appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
RUSSIA and Nigeria have signed agreements on construction and operation of a nuclear power plant and a research centre housing a multi-purpose nuclear research reactor in Nigeria. The parties also signed a roadmap for cooperation in the field of peaceful usage of nuclear technologies.The post Nigeria signs pact with Russia on nuclear energy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo has been told he is free to re-join Manchester United in a 75million deal next summer, according to reports in Spain.The post Ronaldo for 75m Man Utd return appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Former Super Eagles star, Emmanuel Amuneke has been appointed coach of Sudanese top division club Al Khartoum Watani after signing a two-year deal.The post Amuneke to coach Sudanese top club appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Chelsea are considering the possibility of bringing Didier Drogba back to Stamford Bridge as replacement for former Nigeria international Michael Emenalo, who has resigned his appointment as Technical Director of the Premier League champion.The post Drogba to succeed Emenalo at Chelsea appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Turkey-based midfielder Mikel Agu has joined the growing list of injured Super Eagles players ahead of Nigeria's clash with Algeria in their final match of the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.The post 2018 World Cup Qualifiers: Agu joins list of injured players, Rohr says he's not worried appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Former France midfielder Sabri Lamouchi was named new coach of Rennes on Wednesday, the Ligue 1 club announced.The post Sabri Lamouchi named new Rennes coach appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
New West Ham boss David Moyes warned his under-performing players to "step it up" or face the axe as he appeared before the press for the first time on Wednesday.The post West Ham players need to step it up, warns Moyes appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Olympiakos owner Vangelis Marinakis said Wednesday that he will step down from his job as club president "for a few months" to fight charges of match fixing.The post Olympiakos owner steps down for few months to fight corruption charges appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Happily, the Courts have over the years emphasized that in a constitutional democracy as ours, cat walking impunity cannot be overlooked regardless of whose ox is goredThe post President cum Petroleum Resources Minister : Justifying Illegality appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
DAN Nwanyanwu, the pioneer National Chairman of the Labour Party, was on Africa Independent Television, AIT, on Tuesday morning and he said something that conformed to what I have always believed: the person looking for power is hardly the same as the person on the seat of power. So many variables intervene to bring aboutRead MoreThe post Buhari's superficial Igbo appeasement (1) Ochereome Nnanna appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
It was my candid opinion that merit and maybe a reasonable degree of equity, rather than geo-political or ethno-religious balance should determine how appointments are madeThe post Much ado about Buharis appointment appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
THIS time of the year is usually devoted to the remembrance of the Armed Forces, the forgotten soldiers ' our war heroes who died that we might live as well as their survivors; and we may also add that this is perhaps the best time to remember those of them who were brutally suppressed in the line of duty.The post Lest we forget, what of 'Mutiny 66' Josef Omorotionmwan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB), organisers of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME), has banned the use of wrist watches and pens during the conduct of its 2018 test.The post 2018 UTME: JAMB bans pens, wristwatches in centres appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) Registrar, Professor Ishaq Oloyede Wednesday in Lagos vowed to resist any form of examination malpractice among candidates and operators of computer based testing centres. The post JAMB vows to block all forms of exam malpractice appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Thu, 09 Nov 2017
All is set for the grand finale of the 4th Lafarge Africa National Literacy Competition. Twelve students from Plateau, Kano, Ondo, Edo, Gombe and Anambra will battle for the coveted prize. Each of the 6 states is represented by two students that won at the respective regional finals that took place in October.The post Six States square up for Lafarge literacy competition finale appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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