NIGERIA NEWSPAPERS: TODAY'S THE VANGUARD NEWSPAPER HEADLINES [7TH FEBRUARY , 2018].


Below are the headlines found on The Vanguard Online Newspaper for today, Wednesday, 7th February, 2018.

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Achieftain of All Progressives Congress, APC, in Delta State, Mr. Kennedy Eyube, has described the separate open letters written by former presidents, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo and General Ibrahim Babangida (retd.), as a great boost to the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in 2019.The post 2019: OBJ, IBB lettersll help Buhari's re-election 'Eyube appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
No fewer than 6.8 million Nigerians out of the projected 10 million have benefited from the National Social Investment Programme being implemented by the Buhari administration.The post 6.8m Nigerians benefit from Buhari's NSIP appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
GOVERNOR Abubakar Bagudu of Kebbi State, yesterday, blamed the clashes between farmers and herdsmen in the country on climate change.The post Gov Bagudu blames farmers, herdsmen clashes on climate change appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
AWKA'GOVERNOR Willie Obiano of Anambra Statehas given the cattle dealers association two weeks ultimatum to pay compensation to farmers in some communitieswhosecrops were destroyed last year by herdsmen.The post Obiano gives cattle dealers 14-day ultimatum to pay farmers compensation appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Asiwaju Bola Tinubu to lead the consultation, reconciliation and confidence building efforts toward improving cohesion within All Progressives Congress, APC.The post 2019: Buhari mandates Tinubu to reconcile aggrieved APC members appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Governor Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti State has accused Justice Okon Abang of a Federal High Court, Abuja of acting more like a persecutor in the case of former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, saying that he has ridiculed Nigeria by causing an accused to be brought to court on a stretcher.The post Justice Abang acting as persecutor against Metuh ' Fayose appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Members of the House of Representatives were, yesterday, divided over a motion seeking to intervene in the ongoing trial of former spokesman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh.The post Reps divided over move to intervene in Metuh's trial appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The General Overseer, Our Sanctuary Gospel Church, Bishop Udo Azogu, has cautioned Nigerians against vilifying former President Olusegun Obasanjo for his controversial letter to President Muhammadu Buhari not to contest the 2019 Presidential election.The post Obasanjos letter, clarion call to Buhari 'Bishop Azogu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The summary of this is that the unemployment level in the country is worse than the NBS report indicated because Nigeria has neither the capacity nor means of recording and computing those that have lost their jobs in all the sectors of the economy. The post Tackling our frightening unemployment statistics appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
THE Senate yesterday finally adopted a reordered of sequence of elections by the National Assembly conference committee on electoral Act ( amendment) bill which places the Presidential as the last of the elections to be conducted in the country.The post 2019: Senate, Reps agree on order of elections appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
One of the many lows in the relationship between Tinubu and the administration was in May 2016 when Buhari cancelled a much-advertised visit to Lagos after months of preparation on the claim that he was unwellThe post Buhari's tough job for Tinubu appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Local and foreign manufacturers in the hair and beauty segment of the market are locked in supremacy battle for market share.The post Hair & beauty market: Local and foreign brands battle for supremacy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
After a surprise acquisition of e-commerce powerhouse, Konga, on Friday, by technology Company, Zinox Technologies, Nigeria's e-commerce sector is tipped to be on its way to a tremendous growth that will back up Africa's position in the world marketThe post How Zinox's acquisition of Konga'll improve Nigeria's e-commerce sector appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Today, we will quickly be looking at digital marketing in the area of politics, and how it can enhance a politician's image, we will also show how a politician can take advantage of this for election victory.The post Digital marketing tips for politicians appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The world's most powerful rocket, SpaceX's Falcon Heavy, blasted off Tuesday on its highly anticipated maiden test flight, carrying CEO Elon Musk's cherry red Tesla Roadster toward an orbit near Mars.The post Worlds biggest rocket soars toward Mars after perfect launch appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The over 46.9 million unbanked Nigerians need empowerment, they need to communicate and transact businesses just like other Nigerians, otherwise the touted financial inclusion, would only remain a mere rhetoric.The post Financial inclusion: Inlaks targets the unbanked with solar powered mobile branch appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Ahead of the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming up in May 2018, popular free social networking website, Facebook has announced plans to make provision for protection of the privacy of its users.The post Facebook to give users tips on protection of privacy appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
In Slot, Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus can land in your hands with between N240,000 and N270,000, the price variation being based on colour. The S8 is lesser in price than S8+. Also, besides its massive processing capacity of 4GB RAM and super large internal memory of 64GB, it is a sleek device for people of class.The post Trending in the mobile market this Valentine appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
ABEOKUTA'NO fewer than eight persons were roasted to death, yesterday, as a loaded fuel tanker burst into flames after being hit by a container-laden truck.The post 8 burnt beyond recognition in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway fuel tanker fire appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Olushola Oluwaseun Olajobi, also known as Spicy or Prince is a visual artist from Igbotu in Ese-Odo local government of Ondo state Nigeria. He is a graduate of Fine and applied arts who specialises in art history from the University of Benin, Edo state and also holds an ordinary national diploma in arts and design []The post Visual Artistry by Olushola appeared first on The Spark. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The management of the niversity of Benin, UNIBEN, has rusticated five members of the Students Union Government, SUG, for leading a protest over increase in tuition, hostel fee and acceptance fee for incoming students.The post UNIBEN rusticates five students for leading protest appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
THE Network of Reproductive Health Journalists of Nigeria, NRHJN, has objected to the expanded Global Gag Rule (GGR) also known as the Mexico City Policy, reinstated by US President, Donald Trump in 2017.The post Family planning advocates task FG on Global Gag Rule appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Surgeons in the field of cardiovascular and thoracic medicine have raised the alarm over poor access to treatment and services in Nigeria, lamenting that only 2 per cent have access to treatment abroad while 98 percent stay at home and die.The post Nigerian experts worry over lack of access to treatment of heart diseases appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
THE late Second Republic Vice- President, Dr. Alex Ekwueme, who died last year in a London hospital, was last week buried in his home town, Oko in Orumba North Local Government Area of Anambra State amidst eulogies poured by Nigerian leaders and politicians. The post Ekwueme: Loss for Anambra, gain for Ebonyi appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Five men were, yesterday, arraigned at the Ikeja Sexual Offences and Domestic Violence Court for allegedly using social media to 'lure, kidnap and rape' two women in Lagos.The post How 5 men allegedly used social media to lure, kidnap, rape 2 women appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State, yesterday, asked people of the state to use all legal means to defend themselves against further attacks from herdsmen, saying the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, who ought to protect lives and property was busy playing politics with the issue.The post Herdsmen killings: Defend yourselves, Gov Ortom tells Benue people appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Akwa Ibom State Chapter of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has commended members of the state House of Assembly for their effective representation that has contributed to political stability in their respective constituencies and the party.The post A-Ibom PDP commends lawmakers over political stability appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
SENATOR Shehu Sani (APC, Kaduna Central), yesterday, raised the alarm that President Muhammadu Buhari's government has lost grip of governance, especially in the protection of lives and property in the country.The post Put politics aside, save Nigerians from being killed by heavily armed bandits, Shehu Sani tells FG appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau released a video Tuesday pledging to continue attacks days after Nigerias military repeated that the jihadist group had been defeated. The factional leader said in a video message that a recent offensive to clear out Boko Harams stronghold of Sambisa forest in Borno State had failed and vowed to keepRead MoreThe post Shekau releases new video, vows to keep fighting against Nigeria, western education appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
THREE passed bills by the National Assembly, yesterday suffered major setbacks, as President Muhammadu Buhari declined assent to the Bills.The post Buhari declines assent to Police Fund bill, 2 others passed by NASS appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
A car accident has caused the National Industrial Court, NIC, Bauchi State Division, to postpone hearing on the case between four parastatals of the state government and disenga-ged workers of Bauchi State Furniture Company, who are challenging their sack.The post Car accident stalls hearing on sacked workers' suit against Bauchi govt appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The Department of Petroleum Resource, DPR, has appealed to Plateau State government and security agencies to rid the state of illegal fuel stations selling petroleum products at exorbitant prices and extorting the public.The post DPR seeks collaboration to curb marketers' extortion appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
VEHICULAR movement and commercial activities at the Opokuma junction axis of the East-West Road and Igbogene gateway, in Yenagoa Local Government Area of Bayelsa State, were yesterday, temporarily halted by protesting youths who called for the removal of the Chairman of the Amnesty Implementation Committee, Brig-Gen Paul Boroh (retd), over alleged non-performance and diversion of funds meant for the proper implementation of the programme.The post Presidential Amnesty: Protests in Bayelsa as yout 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
he Presidency, yesterday, clarified its position on why it has continued to send names of officials for appointment into key Federal Government agencies, boards and parastatals to the Senate for confirmation, despite arguing that certain categories of officers do not need the upper chamber's endorsement.The post Why FG continues to send nominees to Senate 'Presidency appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
A coalition of support groups under the aegis of Forum of Non-Governmental Organisations in Nigeria (FONGON) yesterday held a solidarity rally in support of the President Muhammadu Buhari administration (PMB) in Abuja, the nation's capital. They also asked him to take advantage of his constitutional right to seek a fresh mandate at the expiration of his first tenure in 2019.The post 2019: 200 NGOs hold pro-Buhari rally, urge him to seek second term appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
AN 11-year-old school pupil, Shehu Abubakar, has died after eating poisonous cassava, while three other family members are said to be lying critically ill at Duste General Hospital in Jigawa State.The post One dead, 3 hospitalised after cassava meal in Jigawa appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Some youths and mobile policemen, yesterday, clashed in Benin, Edo State capital, over the killing of a man over N100 demanded by policemen at Upper Igun area.The post Riots ground Benin as policeman kills driver over N100 appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
GOVERNOR Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State yesterday signed into law the 2018 Appropriation Bill of N181.4 billion with a stern warning of zero tolerance for corrupt practices by both civil servants and political appointees across the state.The post Akeredolu signs 2018 budget appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
SUCCOUR came for 29 prisoners as they were pardoned by the Acting Chief Judge of Ondo State, Justice Oluwatoyin Akeredolu.The post Ondo Chief Judge pardons 29 prisoners appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
A coalition of support groups under the aegis of Forum of Non-Governmental Organisations in Nigeria (FONGON) yesterday held a solidarity rally in support of President Muhammadu Buhari administration (PMB) in Abuja, the nation's capital. They also asked him to take advantage of his constitutional right to seek a fresh mandate at the expiration of his first tenure in 2019.The post 2019: 200 NGOs hold pro-Buhari rally, urge him to seek second term appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
HUNDREDS of workers from the 21 local government areas of Anambra State yesterday marched through major streets in Awka to protest non-passage of the local government autonomy bill by the state House of Assembly.The post LG workers protest non passage of autonomy bill in Anambra appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The Defence Minister and top senior security officers have expressed their dismay over the alleged claim by Governor Kashim Shettima that Generals from the Southern parts of the country are responsible for the return of peace in Borno State.The post Boko Haram: Military disagrees with Shettima over rating, performance appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Ekiti State Governor, Mr Ayodele Fayose has described the comment made on Channels Television Sunrise Daily today, by the Police Public Relations Officer (PPRO); Mr. Jimoh Moshood, describing the Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue State as a 'drowning man' as an insult on all the governors in Nigeria, saying the police authority must retract the comment and tender an unreserved apology to Governor Ortom, the people of Benue State and the Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF).The post Fayose chides 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described federal government appointment of Senator Bola Tinubu as chair of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Reconciliation Committee as an indication of its incompetence. The post PDP chides Buhari on Tinubus appointment appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Retired civil servants in Rivers State have threatened legal action against the state government over alleged refusal to increase their pension as directed by National Salaries, Incomes and Wages Commission, NSIWC.The post Pensioners threaten Rivers with legal action over increment in pension appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
DELTA State Government has read a riot act to Pension Fund Administrator, PFA, Pension Fund Custodians, PFCs, and Insurance companies operating in the state , saying it will not tolerate any form of sabotage from them.The post Delta reads riot act to PFAs, PFCs appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Pensioners of the defunct Nigeria Airways, yesterday in Lagos blocked the Lagos Airport roads for hours, protesting continuous delay in the release of N45billion approved by the Federal Executive Council, FEC, for the payment of their accumulated benefits.The post Ex-Nigeria Airways workers block Lagos Airport Roads over unpaid N45bn benefits appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Wunderman Nigeria Limited, a wholly-owned indigenous customer-focused marketing communications company, has realigned its relationship with the global Wunderman Group and rebranded as Javelin-Wunderman Communications.The post Wunderman changes name to Javelin Communications appeared first on Vanguard News. 

Wed, 07 Feb 2018
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has launched the Economic and Growth Recovery Plan (ERGP) Focus Laboratories on power, agriculture and manufacturing to fast track economic growth.The post We are ready to bend over backwards to accommodate feedback from private sector, investors Osinbajo appeared first on Vanguard News. 
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