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SOCIETY

Check Out 6 Nigerians That Got Sentenced To Death For Their Crimes

When an individual commits a terrible crime in any country, he or she would have to face the consequences of their actions. Most times these individuals are arrested and sentenced to prison, some people end up with a death sentence by different methods. Over the years different Nigerians have committed terrible crimes that gave them the death sentence, let's take a look at them below;

  11 months ago ago
Check Out 6 Nigerians That Got Sentenced To Death For Their Crimes

SOCIETY

Four Points To Note From Hunters' Accounts Of Oyo Prison Break

It has been trending that as an offshoot of the nagging insecurity situation in the country, some unknown Gunmen had reportedly broken into the medium correctional facility at the Abolongo district in Oyo state in the night of last Friday. And according to different reports about the dastardly act, four persons, including a soldier, members of the regional vigilante group which is known as Amotekun, and an inmate who was trying to escape, lost their lives.

  9 months ago ago
Four Points To Note From Hunters' Accounts Of Oyo Prison Break

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Bandits Attack Joint Military Base in Sokoto, Boko Haram Invade Yobe Community

Bandits attack joint military Base in Sokoto Photo Credit: Vanguard Nigeria Bandits allegedly attacked a joint military base code named “Burkusuma camp” in Sabon Birni local government area of Sokoto state, killed 15. Vanguard gathered that, the base was located at Dama village of Sabon Birni local government.

  10 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Bandits Attack Joint Military Base in Sokoto, Boko Haram Invade Yobe Community

POLITICS

Opinion: Why Those Who Visited Tinubu In London Have Done No Wrong To Anybody.

The National leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been in London, United Kingdom since July, as he continues to recuperate from a knee surgery, according to Daily Post Nigeria. Meanwhile, a lot of Nigerian politicians and personalities have continued to visit the former Lagos State Governor in his home located at Duchess Mews, Portland Place, Central London, United Kingdom.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Those Who Visited Tinubu In London Have Done No Wrong To Anybody.

MILITARY

Opinion: Why the recent threats by the Niger Delta militants was unnecessary and unpatriotic

(Image source: mixed by NollymoviesPlanetTv) The Niger Delta Avengers (NDA) militant group in their latest statement threatened to resume attacks on all the major oil installations in the region. The group code named their new mission "Operation Humble" which is aimed at crippling the nation's economy.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Why the recent threats by the Niger Delta militants was unnecessary and unpatriotic

SOCIETY

Oyo Prison Break: It Is Better To Remain In Custody As An Inmate Than Become A Wanted Fugitive

According to a Saturday report from the stable of The Punch news, the Oyo state Medium Correctional Center was infiltrated by some heavily armed Gunmen at about 9.30 on Friday night. The intruders allegedly engaged and overpowered the security operatives on guard in a gun battle. And they blast the wall of the prison to be able to gain entrance into the cells which they unlocked, and set 837 detained persons free.

  9 months ago ago
Oyo Prison Break: It Is Better To Remain In Custody As An Inmate Than Become A Wanted Fugitive

SOCIETY

Lessons to Learn as Arrested ESN Member Vows to Work with The Police to Expose the Activities of ESN

The endless efforts made by the Nigerian Police to make sure Nigerians live a peaceful life is indeed incredible. We can see the result of their efforts in the recently arrested members of the Eastern Security Network. After seeing the weapons the police recovered from these suspects, I came to a conclusion that these policemen deserve an accolade.

  1 year ago ago
Lessons to Learn as Arrested ESN Member Vows to Work with The Police to Expose the Activities of ESN

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Gunmen kill Soldiers, Set Prisoners Free in Kogi; Obiano Threatens to Seal Banks

Gunmen kill Soldiers on duty, Set Prisoners free in Kogi Photo Credit: Vanguard Nigeria Hundreds of prisoners have escaped from the medium federal correctional centre in Kabba, Kabba/Bunu Local Government Area of Kogi State. Vanguard gathered that Gunmen in their tens attack the prison centre which is on the Kabba – LOKOJA highway, on Sunday night through Monday morning, killing the military men keeping guide on the road before attacking the centre.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Gunmen kill Soldiers, Set Prisoners Free in Kogi; Obiano Threatens to Seal Banks

POLITICS

2 Things Gathered From Reno Omokri's Responses To The Allegations By Natasha Akpoti

Photo credit: Instagram/ PhotoGrid app The saga between the former media spokesman Reno Omokri to the past president, and the barrister, Natasha Akpoti who accused him of making advances to her which she rejected is one of the latest gist online. Natasha claimed Reno made a pass at her at the banquet organized by ex President Goodluck Jonathan for the Kenya President, but Reno Omokri replied and denied the accusations accordingly and even added some evidences to back up his claims.

  10 months ago ago
2 Things Gathered From Reno Omokri's Responses To The Allegations By Natasha Akpoti

JUSTICE

Opinion: Here is the loophole in the verdict of IHRC that Kenya played no role in Kanu's re-arrest.

(Image source: The Africa Report) It is no longer news that the International Human Rights Commission (IHRC) domiciled in Geneva has given its verdict on the alleged arrest, detention, maltreatment and extradition of Nigerian secessionist leader, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu by the Kenyan Government, according to Vanguard Nigeria.

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: Here is the loophole in the verdict of IHRC that Kenya played no role in Kanu's re-arrest.

MILITARY

Boko Haram’s IED Commander, 20 Other IED Experts Surrender To The Nigerian Army

Reports coming in from Borno State — North-East Nigeria indicate that Amir Abu Darda, Boko Haram’s commander in charge of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) and twenty (20) other IED experts have surrendered to the Nigerian Army. According to VANGUARD NIGERIA, Amir Abu Darda (Boko Haram Commander) who has been making IEDs for Nigeria’s most dreaded terror group and the 20 other experts surrendered with their sophisticated weapon and other incendiaries.

  1 year ago ago
Boko Haram’s IED Commander, 20 Other IED Experts Surrender To The Nigerian Army

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Governor Yahaya warns Wike, Sanwo-Olu; Crowd of Imo Citizens Welcome Buhari

Governor Yahaya warns Wike, Sanwo-Olu Photo Credit: Peoples Gazette Gombe State Governor Inuwa Yahaya has admonished Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos and Rivers State Governor Nyesom Wike to back down on their demand for state administration of Value Added Tax (VAT) across the country, warning that such policy could leave people of his state worse off.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Governor Yahaya warns Wike, Sanwo-Olu; Crowd of Imo Citizens Welcome Buhari

HEALTH

COVID-19: The FG Should Carry Out These Steps To Minimize The Spread Of COVID-19 In Nigeria

It came as a surprise when reports came out that the federal government put six states on red alert to prevent the spread of COVID-19 pandemic, which is now in its third wave. The six states put on red alert are Plateau state, Kano, Lagos, Oyo, Rivers, and Kaduna.

  1 year ago ago
COVID-19: The FG Should Carry Out These Steps To Minimize The Spread Of COVID-19 In Nigeria

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Oduduwa Nation shares new currency, see how people reacted

It is no more news that the push for Odudua Nation is now more evident if put into consideration the lack of security and one sided government controlled by the Federal Government.

  1 year ago ago
Oduduwa Nation shares new currency, see how people reacted

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Rivers Govt drags FG to Court, "Boko Haram Leaders Relocated to Kaduna" - SSS

Rivers govt drags FG to Supreme Court over VAT revenue Photo Credit: Vanguard Nigeria Rivers State government, through its Attorney-General, has gone to the Supreme Court to set aside the decision of the Court of Appeal that ordered it to maintain status quo on the collection of Value Added Tax, VAT, pending the determination of an appeal that was lodged by the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS.

  11 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Rivers Govt drags FG to Court,

ENTERTAINMENT

OPINION: 6 Things To Note About The Coming Edition of Big Brother Naija

Cc: Vanguard Nigeria Earlier this month, the reunion show of BBN Season 5 came to an end. This weekend, the anticipated season 6 edition of Big Brother Naija will begin. As usual, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu will be hosting the show. The MultiChoice Nigeria CEO, John Ugbe stated yesterday that the COVID-19 protocols will be observed during the show.

  1 year ago ago
OPINION: 6 Things To Note About The Coming Edition of Big Brother Naija

POLITICS

'You Are A Victim Of Distorted Vision' - Buhari Group Blasts Col. Umar, Warns Co-Critics

Following a report by Vanguard where Col. Abubakar Danjuma Umar (rtd), the former military Governor of Kaduna, was quoted as saying that the Buhari administration has so far exhibited poor skills in its management of Nigeria's diversity, the Buhari Media Organization, BMO has come at the retired Colonel and critics like him, saying his charge is only an attempt to blackmail the President and to undermine his genuine efforts in addressing the security challenges confronting the country.

  1 year ago ago
'You Are A Victim Of Distorted Vision' - Buhari Group Blasts Col. Umar, Warns Co-Critics

SOCIETY

Herbalist & Bricklayer Connived To Kill A Mother And Her 4-Year-old Son For Money Ritual

The World we live in is indeed a wicked place, everyday people are seeking a short route to becoming extremely rich without having to sweat for it like other normal people who work hard for every cent they earn and spend.

  1 year ago ago
Herbalist & Bricklayer Connived To Kill A Mother And Her 4-Year-old Son For Money Ritual

MILITARY

Opinion: 2 Important Questions DSS Needs To Ask Sheik Gumi While Questioning Him

According to reports on various news media disclosed that popular Islamic cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Abubakar Gumi has been invited for questioning by the Department of State Security, DSS over his remarks made in a television interview where he allegedly portrayed the Nigerian military in a bad light. (Photo credit: BBC)

  1 year ago ago
Opinion: 2 Important Questions DSS Needs To Ask Sheik Gumi While Questioning Him

ENTERTAINMENT

Latest Charming Photos Of Chioma Eneje, The Nigerian Influential And Fashionable Female Model

According to Vanguard Nigeria, Diana Chioma Eneje (born August 19, 2002) is a Nigerian model, actress, and social media influencer.She kicked off her career in modeling as a teen model when she was 14-years-old.

  1 year ago ago
Latest Charming Photos Of Chioma Eneje, The Nigerian Influential And Fashionable Female Model