Not less than 12 States in Nigeria have been blacklisted as dangerous zones to go by the citizens of United Kingdom. This information was coming on the heels of scorching insecurity that is threatening the affairs of the country. To say the nation is groaning under the heavyweight of killing and kidnapping is an understatement. Just on Monday, it was reported that bandits killed scores of traders at a popular market in Sokoto while the unknown gunmen were said to have invaded a police division in Eboyin State,
A video posted by Vanguard News has really caused a lot of reactions online. This is a video of a Driver fighting with some LASTMA Officials. Those readers that will like to watch this video should click on the link provided below. Click here to watch this video.
Barely a few hours ago, a certain claim about the Nigerian Army by a newspaper in the United Kingdom had brought a series of attention where the federal government of Nigeria had publicly expressed the inappropriateness of such a report. Photo Credit: Vanguard News (Chief Of Army Staff)
Nigeria has produced some beauty queens who represented the country in various international contests. Below you will find a list of 3 Nigerian women who emerged as the winners of international beauty pageants. 1. Agbani Darego. Agbani Darego is one of the most popular beauty queens in Nigeria, this is because in 2001 she represented Nigeria in the Miss World beauty pageant and emerged as the winner.
Heading toward the much-anticipated 2023 presidential election, both the People's Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressive Congress (APC) have some big names that could end up being contestants for the position of president of the federation. Photo credit: Vanguard News, The Africa Report.
The federal government under President Muhammadu Buhari and Dr. Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu as Petrol minister invited interested investors that have interest in building Refineries, which Dangote Refinery and many other prospects signified intention and that was the beginning of a new Nigeria. The Government identified the Refinery as a major catalyst to growing our economy.
Destiny Etiko and Mimi Orjiekwe are exceptional Nollywood actresses who are not only good at acting in movies but also great at appearing in gorgeous outfits that ladies might like to recreate. Below are some photos of these outfits. 1. Destiny Etiko's short silver dress Silver fabrics are nice, they suit ladies of various skin tones.
(Photo Credit: Vanguard News) There has been a lot of ongoing events in Anambra State, ahead of the November 6, governorship election. Although there has been insecurity challenges in the state, there seem to be no plans to postpone the election. Candidates of different political parties have carried on with campaigns, as some even had to conduct their campaign outside the state, due to the insecurity challenges.
Why Do The Unknown Gunmen Love Freeing Inmates Upon Raiding Police Stations and Correctional Centers?
As the Independent People of Biafra (IPOB) intensify their struggles for the actualisation of the Sovereign Nation of Biafra in the South-East, insecurity appears to have sky-rocketed in the region. And the public menace of barbaric killing of innocent souls and vandalisation of public assets are always said to be committed by the unknown gunmen.
This joke called democracy is more bitchy than our perpetual bewilderment. Its takes it or leave it scenario, but leaving it compounds our predicament. Strategy is the key in politics, not threats, not war. But some people who don't know how to play the game wait for the next puerile threat.
As a Christian, there are certain things you shouldn't be involved in because they go against the principles and laws of God; and one of them is “Yahoo Yahoo.” The name is a rebranding of what we generally called “Fraud, Scamming or Stealing," and this goes against the rules of God and what he stands for.
Currently, the South East, being of the region hugely struck with a series of attacks and other crises, has not only affected many businesses in those parts, but has also brought fear to them. This is quite unfortunate, and this is despite many security measures implemented by the government.
Below are possible solutions to the menace of banditry that is destabilizing Nigeria in the present day. Photo Credit: Vanguard News 1. Federal government should ban all the activities of motorcycles all over the country, as motorcycles play a vital role in continued terrorism by the bandits.
Motorcycles have become one of the most important vehicles in our lives, especially in Nigeria. This two-legged vehicle is popular practically because of its ability to maneuver its way through heavy traffic jam to get people to their destinations on time. I believe Lagosians can testify to the extraordinary usefulness of the motorcycle vehicle.
Image credit: vanguardngr.com As reported by the Vanguard News, the Federal Government has approved the genetically modified TELA Maize which was rejected by the United States Government and Kenya for commercial production. This has not gone well with some researchers and health officials who have voiced their concerns about the development.
For a long time now, the Southeast has been clamouring for an opportunity to produce the country's president. Not just an opportunity, though, but a sure winner of the upcoming 2023 presidential election who will be of Igbo extract. To do this, such a candidate has to gain the nomination of a political party and, unfortunately, it appears that the two top parties in Nigeria, APC and PDP, have other plans.
Image credit: vanguardngr.com Vanguard News reported that the Federal Capital Territory Administration, Social Development Secretariat (SDS) on Friday, in Abuja, arrested 217 defaulters over street begging. One of the beggars was allegedly arrested with over N600,000 in cash. Some of the notes were said to be very dirty because they have been kept for too long.
When warnings or instructions are given by the higher authorities, it is always wise to heed such warnings and follow the instructions. According to a report from Vanguard News, a journalist working with Legit TV, Abisola Alawode alongside some other protesters were arrested today in Lagos.
The United States of America's mission to Nigeria has lent his voice to the #EndSARS memorial protests across the country, urging demonstrators to adopt a political approach to express their grievances, Vanguard News has learnt. This statement was posted on the mission's official Facebook handle on Wednesday.
Declare Bandits As Terrorists To Allow Military Kill Them Within International Laws - El-Rufai To FG
Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, has appealed to the Muhammadu Buhari-led Federal Government to declare bandits as terrorists in a bid to allow the Nigerian military kill them without risking sanctions from international bodies, Vanguard News reporters have learned. While speaking on Wednesday at the presentation of the Kaduna State Security Incidents Report for the Third Quarter of 2021 in Kaduna, El-Rufai said: ''the Kaduna State Government has always called for the declaration of bandits as insurgents and terrorists.