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NAIJA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [13 NOVEMBER, 2017]


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard Online Newspaper for today, Monday, 13 November, 2017.


Mon, 13 Nov 2017
ONDO State government weekend clarified that only armed militants from the riverine areas of the state would benefit from the amnesty package that was unveiled last week.The post Amnesty programme for repentant militants ' Ondo Govt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Buoyed by rising confidence that he breached no laws in the reinstatement of wanted ex-Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on Pension Reforms, Abdulrasheed Maina, Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, has rejected the idea of a secret probe by the Senate.The post Maina: I want open trial or nothing Malami appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
THE Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority ,NCAA, weekend issued a weather alert to pilots and all airline operators indicating hazards associated with harmattan dust haze in flight operations at this period of the year. This alert is important as harmattan is known to pose an obvious threat to aircraft particularly in areas of challenging terrains due to low visibility.The post Harmattan: NCAA alerts pilots, others over weather hazard appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
STATE Governors under the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, last night met in Enugu.The post PDP Govs in night meeting at Enugu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Deputy Majority Leader Delta State House of Assembly and lawmaker representing Bomadi Constituency, Hon. Kenneth Oboro Preyor, had distributed about 2,800 dual sitter desks and 150 teacher's tables worth millions of naira to all government secondary schools in the constituency to salvage students and teachers of the carry-your-seat-from-home custom.The post Lawmaker donates furniture to schools appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
AILING Second Republic Vice President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme was yesterday flown abroad for continued medical treatment but the Federal Government will not bear the cost of the treatment. Sources told Vanguard that this was because the Federal Government has reneged on its promise to bear the full cost of treatment and transportation of the elder statesman to a hospital in London, and referred the issue to the Anambra State government where Ekwueme hails from.The post EKWUEME: FG not bearing cost of 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
AN Igbosere Magistrates' Court, Lagos, has struck out the charge of breach of public peace brought against an Onikoyi prince and three others by the Lagos State Commissioner of Police.The post Public disturbance: Court discharges Onikoyi prince, 3 others appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Zambia has become the first Southern African member country of the Africa Finance Corporation, AFC, a leading development finance institution for infrastructure in Africa.The post AFC signs Zambia as member country appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
A political pressure group, under the aegis of Itesiwaju Ipinle Eko Vanguard has supported the decision of the Lagos State Governor Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode and All Progressives Congress, APC, to monitor the recent appointment of Secretary to the Local Government and Supervisory Councilors in all the local councils, describing it as "a right step in right direction" to avert crisis.The post Group back Lagos gov on LGs exco appointments appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has described ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo as the 'boss of bosses.'The post Obasanjo is boss of bosses, ignore him at your peril 'Jonathan appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
GOVERNOR Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has opposed the raising of a Special Panel of the Appeal Court on local government councils in Rivers State by the President of the Court of Appeal, alleging that it is an attempt to manipulate the judicial process in favour of the All Progressives Congress, APC.The post I'll resist moves to manipulate judicial process 'Wike appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Zone F, South-South, has conferred on the Commissioner for Works, Akwa Ibom State, Mr Ephraim Inyang-Eyen, the award of Grand Patron of the union.The post A-Ibom Works Commissioner bags Nuj Grand Patron award appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
CHEVRON Nigeria Limited, CNL, an affiliate of Chevron Corporation, has donated $2.5 million to the Global Fund to fight AIDS,tuberculosis and malaria for the implementation of the Chevron-Global Fund Anti-Retroviral Treatment Service Maintenance Programme (ART Programme), in Delta, Bayelsa, Ondo and Lagos states.The post Chevron contributes $5m to fight HIV, malaria, others in Nigeria appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo over the weekend said the Federal Government will tackle the worsening poverty in the country through developmental financing and creation of an enabling environment for businesses to thrive.The post FG to tackle poverty with development financing ' Osinbajo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
LAGOS State government yesterday threatened that it will from today commence the process of shutting down the corporate headquarters of organisations in the state who have defaulted in remitting statutory taxes to the government.The post Tax: Lagos to shut down headquarters of defaulting firms, banks appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
AS part of efforts to further broaden access to coding education for Lagos residents, the Lagos State Government has expanded the CodeLagos initiative to Out-of-School centres with classes expected to commence on Monday 13 November, 2017.The post Out-of-school residents to benefit from CodeLagos appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
THE Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka has described Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State as a Godly leader, who has brought peace to the ministry in particular and the state in general.The post Ugwuanyi deserves 2nd term, says Fr. Mbaka appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Ministry of Mines and Steel Development has expressed concern over news making the rounds, especially on the social media, that it spent N700 million to create a website for the sector.The post We invested N700m on IT infrastructure, works, not website Ministry appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the alleged assassination attempt on the Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike following a clash with a cabinet Minister, Rotimi Amaechi in Port- Harcourt, the Rivers State Capital.The post If anything happens to Wike or his family; the APC, Amaechi should be held responsible PDP appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Group Managing Director of Agile Communications, Rufai Ladipo said, there is hardly any economy in the world that can prosper without healthy, competitive and flourishing small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).The post Competitive SME industry create wealth, vibrant economy,Ladipo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Most organisations interpret and implement CSI as best suits their overriding corporate goals. However, to borrow a leaf from the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO), we at Stanbic IBTC see CSI as a management concept whereby we integrate social and environmental concerns into our business operations and interactions with our stakeholders. CSI is the way through which Stanbic IBTC as a socially responsible company achieves a balance of economic, environmental and social im 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
THE government of Ghana has urged Nigeria to remove all bottlenecks, extortions, and harassments across the borders to enhance intra-Africa trade.The post Nigeria losing business to extortionists at borders' Ghana Consul General appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Prestige Assurance to grow GPI by N9b in 2021The post Prestige Assurance to grow GPI by N9b in 2021 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
If a pension is deemed to be an invaluable source of income for the retired, and the Federal Government of Nigeria so motivated, introduced the Pension Reform Act of 2004, it should not be a surprise that within 13 years from inception, the pension industry has already risen to N6.02 trillion assets under management. The rate of growth is quite remarkable when compared to the 125-year-old Nigerian banking industry that stands at slightly over N30 trillion.The post PFAs as the next investment des 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
THE Senate is set to increase the powers of the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) in order to facilitate its debt recovery mThe post Senate to increase AMCON powers for speedy loan recovery appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Analysts fault budget 2018 assumptions By Babajide Komolafe THE interbank money market will this week receive inflow of N261 billion which will enhancing stability of cost of funds in the market. Last week, cost of funds fell sharply due to inflow of N233.8 billion on Thursday from matured treasury bills (TBs). Prior to the inflow,Read MoreThe post N261bn inflow to stabilise interbank interest rates appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Capital market operators and investors have expressed concern that the widening gap between tier-1 and tier -2 banks may lead to loss of depositors' confidence in tier-2 banks as full results of 14 banks listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, in the first nine months of this year (9M'17) point to increasing dominance of the market space by the tier-1 banks to the detriment of the tier-2 banks.The post Worry, as other banks lose market share to big 5 appeared first on Vanguard News 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
THE Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has warned members of the banking public on the danger of digital currencies like Bitcoins, saying they are not legal tenders in Nigeria.The post Bitcoins not legal tender in Nigeria, NDIC warns appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Equity Assurance launches USSD mobile solutionThe post Equity Assurance launches USSD mobile solution appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
NIGERIA is one country which has suffered heavily due to its repeated failure to organise credible and acceptable elections. The fall of the First Republic and the subsequent eruption of the civil war were propelled by the failure of the incumbent Federal Government to organise credible elections, particularly the contentious Western Region election of 1965. The violence that followed provided the impetus for the coup of January 1966 and the disasters that befell the stability and unity of Niger 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr has revealed the changes he will make in his squad from the one that drew 1-1 with Algeria when they face Argentina tomorrow in Russia.The post Rohr drops Ezenwa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Spanish giant Real Madrid are already preparing for the summer 2018 transfer market and are willing to pay 200 million euros to sign a star player.The post Madrid set aside 200m euros to sign Neymar appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
England manager Gareth Southgate is considering changing captain for Tuesday's friendly international against Brazil as he looks to increase his side's stock of leaders ahead of next year's World Cup.The post Southgate considering new captain for Brazil clash appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Mr David Adeleke, also known as Davido, has emerged as the winner of the 2017 MTV EMA 'Best African Act' .The post Davido wins MTV EMA Best African Act 2017 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death' - Henry BoyoThe post Is 2018 budget from same template for slow death' Henry Boyo appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Buhari's unabashed charter of marginalisation against the South-East brought out millions of the Igbo youth into the Biafra agitations, which were basically anti-Buhari protests; the Igbo people had never since the civil war, been so mobilised against a regimeThe post Buhari's superficial Igbo appeasement (2) appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Eyinla dismissed the notion of equality of states saying that Cape Verde with a 500,000 population cannot claim same equality of votes with Nigeria which has over 183 million peopleThe post Blending with the changing colours of the world appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, PSN, has called on the Federal Government to pay more attention to the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, NIPRID, to enable it operate optimally and meet the healthcare needs of Nigerians.The post PSN launches Foundation, seeks more funding for NIPRID appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
In its continued effort to ensure good nutrition for Nigerians, Nestl Nigeria Plc on Tuesday launched a new food seasoning cube, the 'MAGGI NAIJA POT', to amplify the authentic Nigerian essence of food.The post Nestl Nigeria launches new seasoning 'Maggi Naija Pot' appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
As the Lagos state government prepares to roll- out its State Health Insurance Scheme,PharmAccess Foundation has trained health workers drawn from the State Ministry of Health and Agencies as State Quality Champions. The week- long training was to improve to support improvement efforts of healthcare facilities empanelled under the mandatory Lagos State.The post Health Insurance: PharmaAccess trains Lagos health workers appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, PSN, has called on the Federal Government to pay more attention to the National Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development, NIPRID, to enable it operate optimally and meet the healthcare needs of Nigerians.The post PSN launches Foundation, seeks more funding for NIPRID appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Mon, 13 Nov 2017
Angolan authorities in Hula Province in the southwest have arrested three Nigerian nationals allegedly for kidnapping a Chinese, local media confirmed.The post Three Nigerians arrested for kidnapping Chinese in Angola appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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