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Vanguard’s 2018 Personality Award Winners

NO doubt Nigeria is replete with men and women who have made their marks in their various fields of endeavour. However, picking a few out of this multitude for recognition is an arduous task and passing the crucible of being nominated as a Vanguard Newspapers’ award winner is not a tea party. This is one of the reasons many high profile Nigerians are yet to win the award.

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Mbaka Peter Obi

Father Mbaka : The priest in the eye of the storm

Radical Catholic priest, Reverend Father Ejike Camillus Mbaka, who has been in the eye of the storm days after he reportedly passed controversial political-cum-prophetic judgements on President Muhammadu Buhari; the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar and his running mate, Peter Obi, may have been compelled by the weight of public outrage to eat humble pie as he has at last publicly apologised for his unguarded comments.

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NNPC wrong to reject my FOI request for accountability—Falana

Executive order No. 5 on standardisation, innovative technologies for growth, development of Nigerian economy by Falana

In view of the incessant building collapse in the country the theme of this year’s congress, “Standardisation and Innovative Technologies in Nigeria’s construction industry” could not have come at a more opportune time than now. As we are gathered here, the National Emergency Management Agency    and    the Rivers state government are involved in the evacuation of    not less than a hundred people who are said to be trapped in the rumbles of a collapsed 7-storey building in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.

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How we outsmarted Boko Haram to become undergraduates — Survivors

For John Ayuba, Nathan Ibrahim and Marcus Ali, all inmates of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Uhogua in Ovia North East Local Government Area of Edo State, life has somewhat been good to them. For years, the trios, from Gwoza Local Government Area of Borno State, were constantly moving from one place to the other in search of safety and a suitable place to further their studies.

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