Don canvasses ways to boost drug production

Stakeholders have been advised to collabo-rate and review administrative processes and the approach leading to identification of plants and quality scientific research. It is also in their best interest to observe the development and approval of remedies and drug production from Nigerian herbs and plants. The call was made by Emeritus Prof. Joseph Okogun of […]

Researchers establish dangers in sleeping for long hours

Dayo Ojerinde A new study by a team of researchers at the Keele University, Newcastle, United Kingdom has shown that people, who sleep for more than eight hours each night are at a greater risk cardiovascular disease  and mortality than people who sleep for seven hours or less. According to news-medical.net, the researchers noted that […]

Is Nigeria ripe for independent candidates?

Mr. Ayodele Shittu (A former Deputy Speaker, Kwara State House of Assembly) Nigeria is not ripe for independent candidates. During the First Republic when the 1963 Constitution allowed for independent candidates to contest elections, there were values and virtues in the society. Societal norms were valued and respected. There was discipline in the polity. The […]

PDP-led coalition threatened as ADC faction pulls out

Barely three months after the fusion of Coalition of Nigerian Movement, CNM, and African Democratic Congress, ADC, a faction pulled out, yesterday, announcing itself as New African Democratic Congress, N-ADC. Continue reading PDP-led coalition threatened as ADC faction pulls out at Vanguard News.

Chivita Active campaign inspires consumers to active life

The newly launched Chivita Active campaign is beginning to inspire consumers to live a healthy active lifestyle. Continue reading Chivita Active campaign inspires consumers to active life at Vanguard News.

RCCG’s Mummy GO meets with foreign missionaries

AS part of the mission’s desire to reach every nook and cranny of the world, the wife of the General Overseer, Pastor (Mrs.) Folu Adeboye is scheduled to meet with missionaries based in foreign lands. Continue reading RCCG’s Mummy GO meets with foreign missionaries at Vanguard News.

ICA cautions politicians against derailing from campaign promises

A political pressure group from Idemili North/South Federal Constituency of Anambra state,under the aegis of Idemili Consultative Assembly, ICA, has cautioned elected political office holders from the area against derailing from their campaign promises while in office. Continue reading ICA cautions politicians against derailing from campaign promises at Vanguard News.

Madesoftlogic launches ESOPOS, a cloud based POS for retailers

Madesoftlogic, an indigenous technology company has unveiled ESOPOS, a cloud-based point of sale, POS, software and social marketplace solution for retailers, wholesaler service providers and other businesses in the country. Continue reading Madesoftlogic launches ESOPOS, a cloud based POS for retailers at Vanguard News.

Should I attend my lover’s funeral?

For eight years, I had an affair with a married colleague and we were very much in love. Though he said I was his soul-mate, he refused to leave his wife because of his kids - they meant the world to him. Last month, he died suddenly of a heart attack. The office had a copy of the funeral arrangements but should I go? Continue reading Should I attend my lover’s funeral? at Vanguard News.

NYSC bans corps members from unauthorised journeys

The Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), Brig-Gen. Zakari Kazaure, said on Tuesday that to travelling out of camp or places of primary assignment without obtaining permission remained remained an offence. Continue reading NYSC bans corps members from unauthorised journeys at Vanguard News.

Defections may lead to anarchy —Presbyterian Church

Prelate/Moderator of General Assembly of Presbyterian Church of Nigeria has said the rate of political defections may lead the country into the state of anarchy. Continue reading Defections may lead to anarchy —Presbyterian Church at Vanguard News.

Secondus asks President Buhari to resign, lauds Osinbajo

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar and Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) national chairman, Prince Uche Secondus were some of the eminent Nigerians that have commended Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo over Tuesday sacking of the Director General, Department of State Security (DSS), Lawal Daura. Continue reading Secondus asks President Buhari to resign, lauds Osinbajo at Vanguard News.

Odegbami: My Political Diary – Day 14 

On Friday, I was the guest speaker at the 69thanniversary celebrations of the Lagos Country Club, Ikeja, a family club that graciously made me a Life Membersome 5 or 6 years ago!  Continue reading Odegbami: My Political Diary – Day 14  at Vanguard News.

NASS : ‘DSS boss, Lawal Daura, fired for actions beyond his...

The face-off between the executive and legislative arms of the Federal Government which prompted an early morning blockade of the National Assembly by the Department of State Services, DSS, yesterday culminated in the sack of its Director-General, Lawal Daura. Continue reading NASS : ‘DSS boss, Lawal Daura, fired for actions beyond his powers’ at Vanguard News.

Executive Order Five, Instrument For Industrialisation -Minister

The Minister for Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has said that the Executive Order Five is a revolutionary instrument that would redirect the economy from unsustainable and resource-based to sustainable knowledge-driven. He said that the order is meant to promote real patriotism as potent tool for a new social engineering of the economy that would […] The post Executive Order Five, Instrument For Industrialisation -Minister appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....

Forte Oil Generates N61.8bn In First Half 2018

Forte Oil has announced a revenue of N61.8 billion for the half year ended June 30, 2018. The company’s Chief Executive, Mr Akin Akinfemiwa, said the revenue represented a growth of 32 per cent when compared with N46.7 billion achieved in the corresponding period of 2017. He said that the profit after tax of the […] The post Forte Oil Generates N61.8bn In First Half 2018 appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....

ILAN Boss Promises Accessibility, Affordability In Insurance Services

The President, Institute of Loss Adjusters of Nigeria (ILAN), Alhaji Femi Hassan has said that the Insurance Industry Consultative Council (IICC), the umbrella body for all insurance institutions in Nigeria is committed to making insurance services accessible and affordable to all individuals and businesses, irrespective of networth and sizes. He said that they are committed […] The post ILAN Boss Promises Accessibility, Affordability In Insurance Services appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....

No Regrets Over International Retirement -Sow

Senegalese striker Moussa Sow has said he has no regrets over his decision to retire from international football. The 32-year-old Bursaspor attacker announced his decision to end his Teranga Lions career last month. Sow was part of Senegal’s squad at the 2018 World Cup, but did not make any appearances in the tournament at Russia. […] The post No Regrets Over International Retirement -Sow appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....

ULC Urges Workers To Join Cooperatives

The United Labour Congress of Nigeria (ULC) has advised workers in both public and private sectors to join and or form cooperative societies in order to improve their socio-economic welfare. General Secretary of the union, Mr. Didi Adodo, who disclosed this while interacting with journalists at the Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa at the Weekend, […] The post ULC Urges Workers To Join Cooperatives appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....

Leicester Replaces Mahrez With Fellow Algerian

Leicester City has announced the signing of Algerian international Rachid Ghezzal. The 26-year-old joined the English Premier League club from AS Monaco for an undisclosed fee, following a season in which he scored two goals in 35 appearances across all competitions. Ghezzal is seen as a direct replacement for fellow countryman Riyad Mahrez who left […] The post Leicester Replaces Mahrez With Fellow Algerian appeared first on :::...The Tide News Online:::....