Saturday March 28th, 2015
Saturday March 28th, 2015

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Election: Asaba, Akwukwu-Igbo calm

  /   in Elections 2015 10:13 am

AS at 9.30 am, there was calm at INEC offices at Asaba and Akwukwu Igbo, Oshimili South and Oshimili North Local Government Areas in Delta State respectively as the commission distributed election materials to ‎the different electoral officials, closely monitored by party officials. Read More →

Buhari accredited in Daura

  /   in Elections 2015

Accreditation of Voters is underway at Kofar Baru 3 in Sarkin Yara "A" in Daura Local Government Area. Of Katsina State. Read More →

Elections Like No Other


  /   in Elections 2015, Special Report

NO two elections are alike, but the 2015 general elections would defy compartmentalisation in more ways. We have two presiden Read More →

Jonathan vows to deal with trouble makers, enjoins politicians to accept election results

President Jonathan

  /   in Elections 2015, Headlines

President Goodluck Jonathan has called on all Nigerians to come out en masse on saturday and vote for the candidate of their Read More →

Presidency: Will opposition break the jinx today?


  /   in Elections 2015, News, Special Report

MAIN opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) is going into today’s presidential and National Assembly elections with two Read More →

Citizen Coverage: Report The Election In Your Area

President  Goodluck Jonathan and Gen. Muhammadu Buhari

  /   in Elections 2015, News

Vanguard Online realises that news is better when readers report and own it. Since the last election, citizen participatio Read More →

Business View All →

Ebonyi records huge number of teenage hawkers in Nigeria —Ogbonna Says, Ndigbo can’t rule Nigeria now


  /   in Business

It’s quiet unfortunate and shameful that if you are driving along the streets in Lagos particularly on highways and you app Read More →

ICA set to shore up Nigeria’s economy through credit management base


  /   in Business 10:19 pm

The newly elected Institute of Credit Administration President/Chairman of the 3rd Governing Council of the same body and Man Read More →

FG’s local content policy receives major boost

  /   in Business

The local content policy of the Federal Government received a boost Wednesday with the formal handing over of Shell’s equity in OML 29 to a local oil and gas firm, Aiteo, thereby increasing the participation of indigenous companies in the upstream sub-sector of the oil and gas industry. Read More →

Unilever acquires N43bn shares of Nigerian unit

  /   in Business

Unilever is planning to raise its stake in its Nigerian unit to as much as 75 percent to benefit from expected economic growth in Africa’s most populous nation. Read More →

Senate ties NIMASA’s 2015 budget approval to payment of workers’ allowances

File photo: The e-waste-laden ship at the Tin-Can Port Lagos.

  /   in Business

The Senate Committee on Marine Transport has told the management of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, Read More →

Agriculture bears major brunt of Natural disaster — Report


  /   in Business

Nearly a quarter of damages wrought by natural disasters on the developing world are borne by the agricultural sector accordi Read More →

Sports View All →

Christian Chwukwu: My father once dubbed me a vagabond for opting for football


  /   in Sports 1:43 am

As you can see, we have started our leagues, which is now growing gradually, and I am sure that before we get to the half-way Read More →

Mashaba vows to compound Eagles woes


  /   in Sports

After steering South Africa to a 3-1 defeat of Swaziland, Coach Ephraim Shakes Mashaba has boasted that the Super Eagles woul Read More →

Ifeanyi Uba unites ex-internationals, plans for new stadium


  /   in Sports

Nnewi, the commercial city of Anambra State was a place to behold last Sunday. It had all the trappings that made it special Read More →

Pinnick spits fire on Eagles: Buckle up or be bundled out!


  /   in Sports 1:22 am

Patriotic fervour, defined by hard –fighting spirit, positive attitude and pride in wearing the green-white-green, was the Read More →

Our football is down – Amokachi confesses


  /   in Sports

Super Eagles assistant coach Daniel Amokachi has stated that Nigeria’s football is down, but was confident the future of th Read More →

Star introduces reward platform for football fans

Nigeria supporters celebrate their team's  2-0 win over Ethiopia on January 29, 2013 after a 2013 African Cup of Nations Group C football match at the Royal Bafokeng stadium in Rustenburg. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Sports 11:14 pm

Football fans in Nigeria are anxiously awaiting the debut of a new football platform called Star Football Superfans, which is Read More →

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Jonathan: Uncommon journey to greatness

President Goodluck Jonathan speaks during his visit to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in Lagos, on March 12, 2015.  President Jonathan visited the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on March 12, and launched a new online mobile platform, X-Gen, designed to increase local investment. The platform is targetted at increasing the number of local investors in the country and to enable about 30 millions domestic investors have access to the market. AFP PHOTO

  /   in Politics 12:45 am

President Goodluck Jonathan comes across as one of the favourites in tomorrow’s election. Having learnt the ropes as a depu Read More →

Buhari: A consistent alternative

Gen. Muhammadu Buhar

  /   in Politics

Within the span of about 18 years from 1985 to the turn of the century Muhammadu Buhari transformed from a military dictato Read More →

There’ll be no post-election violence— Dr Fasehun


  /   in Politics 1:23 am

Yoruba leadership is never purchased, it is never for sale. And the Yoruba people know their leaders. Read More →

How I’ll revamp Nigeria — Okoye

Presidential Candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP), Godson Okoye

  /   in Ekiti Elections, Politics

Presidential Candidate of the United Democratic Party (UDP), Barr. Godson Okoye, in this interview spoke on his mission and p Read More →

PDP, APC: Last minutes offensives on the Plateau


  /   in Politics

THREE days to the Presidential and National Assembly elections, political parties especially, the Peoples Democratic Party, P Read More →

Election: We Are Headed For Victory, By Adamu Muazu

Jonathan and Muazu

  /   in Politics 10:00 pm

On Saturday, Nigerians will once again troop out in their numbers to exercise their constitutionally guaranteed rights to ele Read More →



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