Breast Cancer: Breaking the cycle of risk through social support

When Benedicta Egejuru got married, her dream was to have a happy home. Just as she wished, she was lucky to be married into a family that adored her. She had no inclination that one day; she would be a source of pain to her family. The post Breast Cancer: Breaking the cycle of risk through social support appeared first on Vanguard News.

Padlocks on the press

I urge the National Assembly to adopt the Ghanaian model of protecting and defending press freedom by enacting an anti-censorship legislation. Ray Ekpu Yesterday the Nigerian Senate held a public hearing on a bill to amend the Press Council Act. The Press Council idea has been rearing its horrid head since 1977 when General Olusegun... The post Padlocks on the press appeared first on - The Sun News.

Mbappe nominates self for Ballon d’Or

Five-time Ballon  d’Or winner Lionel Messi has been overlooked as a contender for the award by France sensation Kylian Mbappe. The post Mbappe nominates self for Ballon d’Or appeared first on Vanguard News.

Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu: Tweedledum and Tweedledee

FOUR gravely ill Nigerians went to see their doctor.  One was Hausa, another Yoruba, the third Igbo and the fourth from Niger-Delta.  They all had very high temperatures and could hardly walk and talk.  They had the same complaints: chest-pain, high blood-pressure, migraine, vomiting, stomach-ache and heart-palpitations.  They had all lost considerable weight and were skin and bones. The post Femi Adesina and Garba Shehu: Tweedledum and Tweedledee appeared first on Vanguard News.

Lokosa jets out to Norway for trials

Nigeria Professional Football League hot shot, Junior Lokosa is in Norway to undergo trials with top division side SK Brann with a view to a transfer in the ongoing transfer window. The post Lokosa jets out to Norway for trials appeared first on Vanguard News.

Ambode Commends ‘Home & You’ Furniture Factory

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State has commended Mrs. Feyisola Abiru, Chief Executive Officer and founder of ‘The Home and You’ for establishing its ultra-modern furniture factory, even as he urged Nigerians to continue to patronize made in Nigeria products. The post Ambode Commends ‘Home & You’ Furniture Factory appeared first on Vanguard News.

Sahara Group’s Tonye Cole appointed to World Bank Expert Advisory Council

Executive Director and Co-Founder of Sahara Group, Tonye Cole has been appointed to the World Bank Group’s (WBG) Expert Advisory Council on Citizen Engagement. The post Sahara Group’s Tonye Cole appointed to World Bank Expert Advisory Council appeared first on Vanguard News.

FG to boost trade with metrological infrastructure

Worried by the low level of market access within the African Continent and beyond, the Federal Government has committed to driving competitiveness of products from Nigeria and the West African Region, using metrological infrastructure. The post FG to boost trade with metrological infrastructure appeared first on Vanguard News.

Drug addicts need help to quit, says Onifade

DRUG addicts are not in position to quit the habit on their own except they recieve help from those around them. The post Drug addicts need help to quit, says Onifade appeared first on Vanguard News.

CSR: SystemSpecs builds welfare centre at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital

Nigerian FinTech giant and owners of Remita payment solution, SystemSpecs, on Saturday, July 21, 2018, unveiled major building projects at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital and Dandago Special Primary School, Kano State, as part of its initiatives to give back to communities. The post CSR: SystemSpecs builds welfare centre at Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital appeared first on Vanguard News.

I’m not losing  sleep over  R-APC’s moves – Oshiomhole

NATIONAL Chairman of  All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, yesterday, threatened to suspend the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, from the party, if he failed to obey the orders of the party. The post I’m not losing  sleep over  R-APC’s moves – Oshiomhole appeared first on Vanguard News.

Girl stages own kidnap to raise N350,000 for mother’s debt

A 19-year-old girl, Dorcas Adilewa, who masterminded her kidnap, has revealed that she committed the crime to raise money to pay back the loan her mother took from a micro-finance bank. The post Girl stages own kidnap to raise N350,000 for mother’s debt appeared first on Vanguard News.

Body, beneficiaries laud FG’s social investment initiative

An independent body, New Watch for Assessment and Monitoring Initiative, NWAMI, has commended the Federal Government’s National Social Investment Programme, N-SIP. The post Body, beneficiaries laud FG’s social investment initiative appeared first on Vanguard News.

5,000 Nigerian doctors are in S-Africa— Envoy

The Consul-General of Nigeria in South Africa, Godwin Adama, has said about 5,000 Nigerian medical practitioners were contributing to the development of the health sector in South Africa. The post 5,000 Nigerian doctors are in S-Africa— Envoy appeared first on Vanguard News.

Carrot.ng to revolutionise estate planning in Nigeri

Carrot.ng, an estate planning platform with special focus on inheritance and estate planning is poised to help Nigerians, irrespective of social class, ethnicity, religion and other factors, arm themselves with a well-planned strategy on how to face and overcome the uncertainties, risks and challenges associated with the execution of Will. The post Carrot.ng to revolutionise estate planning in Nigeri appeared first on Vanguard News.

Kachikwu, Avuru, Tinubu, others to grace AOW 2018

Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, Chief Executive Officer, CEO of Oando Plc, Wale Tinubu, CEO of Seplat Petroleum Development Company, Austin Avuru and other stakeholders in the Nigerian oil sector are expected grace the 25th edition of the Africa Oil Week (AOW) 2018. The post Kachikwu, Avuru, Tinubu, others to grace AOW 2018 appeared first on Vanguard News.

Bauchi governor duly elected, Supreme Courts rules

Abuja—After four years of trial, the Supreme Court, yesterday, ruled that Bauchi State Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Abubakar, was duly elected by his party to fly its flag in the 2014 governorship election. The post Bauchi governor duly elected, Supreme Courts rules appeared first on Vanguard News.