SSANU, NASU, NAAT Shut Down UNN, UNICAL, RSUT Others

[Vanguard] ABUJA – ACADEMIC activities at University of Calabar, University of Nigeria Nsukka, and Rivers State University of Science and Technology were paralysed following the indefinite strike embarked upon by non teaching staff unions in the univer…

[Vanguard] ABUJA - ACADEMIC activities at University of Calabar, University of Nigeria Nsukka, and Rivers State University of Science and Technology were paralysed following the indefinite strike embarked upon by non teaching staff unions in the universities under the umbrella of Joint Action Committee, JAC.

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Car Importers Dodging Taxes At Tanzania’s Dar Port

[East African] Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ordered the arrest of two traders who tried to dodge taxes by using his name to clear 44 trucks at the Dar es Salaam port.

[East African] Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ordered the arrest of two traders who tried to dodge taxes by using his name to clear 44 trucks at the Dar es Salaam port.

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Of Excuses, Media Aides and Others

[Vanguard] IT is no longer news that this government was ushered in with a lot of expectations, as the previous one fell far below standard. The people voted out the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP government that had failed to fashion out a way out of t…

[Vanguard] IT is no longer news that this government was ushered in with a lot of expectations, as the previous one fell far below standard. The people voted out the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP government that had failed to fashion out a way out of the myriads of problems confronting the nation. Not quite long after the All Progressive Congress, APC government took over, the excuses for their inability to perform began to manifest, mainly attributed to the previous PDP government.

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Notore, New Free Zone Developer, Targets U.S.$5bn FDI, 25,000 Jobs

[Vanguard] NEW Free Zone Developer, FZD, Notore Chemical Industries Plc, has the potential of attracting more than $5 billion Foreign Direct Investments, FDI, into Nigeria’s economy in addition to creating no fewer than 25,000 jobs, the Oil and Gas Fre…

[Vanguard] NEW Free Zone Developer, FZD, Notore Chemical Industries Plc, has the potential of attracting more than $5 billion Foreign Direct Investments, FDI, into Nigeria's economy in addition to creating no fewer than 25,000 jobs, the Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority, OGFZA, has revealed.

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Is Our National Security Architecture Broken?

[Vanguard] I AM beginning to wonder how our current security architecture is framed. It looks to me that there are some gaps. Recent happenings within the National Security agencies have left me bewildered because these matters are recurring. My bewild…

[Vanguard] I AM beginning to wonder how our current security architecture is framed. It looks to me that there are some gaps. Recent happenings within the National Security agencies have left me bewildered because these matters are recurring. My bewilderment has turned into a distress. And I am now beginning to ask questions: what is happening? Who is in charge? Are we safe in this apparent lacuna? Four recent events bear me out.

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Alleged N400 Million Fraud – Metuh Determined to Produce Jonathan to Testify Despite Threats

[Vanguard] Abuja -Embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday, maintained before the Federal High Court in Abuja that he would not give evidence in the corruption case the Economic a…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Embattled former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh, on Tuesday, maintained before the Federal High Court in Abuja that he would not give evidence in the corruption case the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, preferred against him, until former President Goodluck Jonathan appeared to testify as a witness in the matter.

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Don’t Be Too Desperate to Travel Abroad, Joshua Iginla Begs Nigerian Youths

[Vanguard] The founder and the General Overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, Kubwa, Abuja, Bro Joshua Iginla, has joined his voice to the widespread condemnation greeting the alleged killings of migrants and human trafficking going on in the country, d…

[Vanguard] The founder and the General Overseer of Champions Royal Assembly, Kubwa, Abuja, Bro Joshua Iginla, has joined his voice to the widespread condemnation greeting the alleged killings of migrants and human trafficking going on in the country, describing it as man's wickedness against another.

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Alleged N57 Million Fraud – FG Arraigns Ex-ICPC Board Nominee, Maimuna Dec 14

[Vanguard] Abuja -Justice M. A. Nasir of an Abuja High Court sitting at Jabi, on Tuesday, fixed December 14 for the Federal Government to arraign a dropped member of the Independent Corrupt and other Related Offences Commission, ICPC governing board, M…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Justice M. A. Nasir of an Abuja High Court sitting at Jabi, on Tuesday, fixed December 14 for the Federal Government to arraign a dropped member of the Independent Corrupt and other Related Offences Commission, ICPC governing board, Mrs. Maimuna Aliyu.

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Imo 2018 Budget Saga – Confusion As Lawmakers Clash

[Vanguard] THE unending drama from the Imo State House of Assembly, yesterday, took another dimension with a two weeks suspension handed over to principal officers of the House.

[Vanguard] THE unending drama from the Imo State House of Assembly, yesterday, took another dimension with a two weeks suspension handed over to principal officers of the House.

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