Translation from English

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Nigeria Vanguard

Wednesday December 31st, 2014



PDP in 2014: Big gains and bad losses

   /   in Politics 12:45 am
THE year 2014 started on a sad note for the ruling Peoples Democratic Party, PDP. The party opened the year with the forced r Read More →

2014: The emergence of true opposition

   /   in Politics
It was the case of some losing and others gaining. Indeed, not many people thought that the implosion in the ruling Peoples D Read More →

Ebonyi: Elechi’s tight rope

*Gov Elechi
   /   in Politics
The ultimate humble pie for a governor is to look askance in the process of choosing his successor. It is no easy thing for G Read More →

Issues that confronted the Senate in 2014

The Senate
   /   in Politics 12:59 am
Many watchers of events in the Nigerian Senate were not disappointed in their expectation that the resumption of the Senate o Read More →

The House in 2014: How the House fell

Tambuwal adjourns sitting till Dec 3, says House under siege
   /   in Politics
The event that unfolded on December 18, 2013 in the House of Representatives when 37 Peoples Democratic Party, PDP lawmakers Read More →

LG autonomy: Why we’re disappointed — Loman, ALGON national chairman

   /   in NewsPolitics
Dr. Emmanuel Loman is the Chairman of Barkin Ladi Local Government Area; the chairman of the Plateau State chapter of the Ass Read More →


NBS revisits GDP benchmarking exercise

   /   in Business 12:10 am
The Nigerian Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says it is undertaking a back casting exercise to re-compute the recently completed r Read More →

You can invest

*From right Mr Seyi Bickersteth Senior Partner KPMG Nigeria, Mr Andrew Michael, Global Chairman KPMG and Joseph Tegbe at a media chat in Lagos.
   /   in Investors Forum 6:54 pm
To some people, the word ‘investment’ sounds big and they see it as something for the educated, or the rich. This, howeve Read More →

2015: FG partners firm over 1 GW solar power capacity devt

Jonathan Goodluck
   /   in Energy
THE Federal Government said it will directly engage with prospective project developers to set up renewable energy projects i Read More →

TEM: NERC reviews tariff methodology

   /   in Energy
THE Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, has approved a review of the Multi- Year- Tariff Order, MYTO, 2 regime Read More →

Analysts rate NSE high despite challenges

File photo: The  floor of Stock exchange
   /   in Investors Forum
Despite challenges of consistent decline in international price of crude oil, fear surrounding the upcoming 2015 general elec Read More →

Recapitalisation deadline tomorrow

   /   in Investors Forum
By Providence Obuh Deadline for increases in minimum capital requirements for capital market operators is tomorrow, December Read More →

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Taye Taiwo plots Eagles return

   /   in Sports 12:53 am
Bursaspor defender Taye Taiwo has expressed his willingness to return to the Super Eagles if given a chance.The former Ol Read More →

Swedish club release Awoniyi for AYC

   /   in Sports
Swedish club Kalmar have released striker Taiwo Awoniyi for the 2015 African Youth Championship (AYC) in Senegal.Awoniyi, 18 in August 2015, is one of nine foreign-based professionals called up by Nigeria’s Flying Eagles for the AYC, which kicks off on March 8 in Dakar. Read More →

Ivory Coast exclude Drogba from squad

   /   in Sports 9:47 pm
Ivory Coast coach Herve Renard has excluded Didier Drogba and two other top stars from his 23-man squad for the upcoming Afr Read More →

2014 Glo-CAF Awards: Media accreditation begins

   /   in Sports
Media accreditation for 2014 GLO - CAF Awards has begun in earnest. Read More →

Ameobi not ready for Eagles challenge — Sodje

   /   in Sports
Former Super Eagles defender Efetobore Sodje has stated that Newcastle United youngster, Sammy Ameobi is not ready for a crack in the colours of the Nigeria senior national side. Read More →

Court deals transfer ban blow to Barcelona Barcelona

   /   in Sports
The main international sport appeal court on Tuesday backed a one year transfer ban against Barcelona in a major blow to the Read More →


I want to be that sex symbol in people’s bedrooms – Maheeda

   /   in Entertainment 8:43 am
Caroline Sam known as Maheeda in the entertainment industry may be the bad girl most parents wouldn’t want within a yard of Read More →

My lesbian story— Yvonne Nelson

*Yvonne Nelson
   /   in Entertainment
My interview with top Ghanaian actress – Yvonne Nelson-was a revelation in so many ways. Of the leading Nollywood stars, Yv Read More →

Why I dumped mothers of my two daughters – Oritsefemi

   /   in Entertainment
Double Wahala crooner, Oritsefemi, revealed to Vanguard during the year that he had a rough beginning. But his rough beginn Read More →

Fela should be taught in our school – Tekno

   /   in Entertainment 10:19 am
Augustine Kelechi, popularly known as Tekno, is a fast rising artiste who has made a name for himself as an afro hip hop ar Read More →

How P-Square, Wizkid, others thrilled audience at Rhythm Unplugged

   /   in Showtime People
The much talked about Rhythm Unplugged sponsored by Pepsi which enjoyed massive media presence for weeks, held last weekend a Read More →

My lesbian story-Pascaline Alex

   /   in Showtime People
Fair-skinned actress Pascaline Alex is definitely one of the notable faces to look out for in the Nigerian movie industry in Read More →



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