Translation from English

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Nigeria Vanguard


MAN OF THE YEAR 2014View All →

Prologue: Nigeria Kills Ebola

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014 2:30 am
EBOLA was always a distant issue to Nigerians. Discovered in 1976 at Nzara, Sudan, and Yambuku, Democratic Republic of Congo,Read More →

Babatunde Raji Fashola: Loud Ovation In Most Places

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014
CITY dwellers will probably find it easy to judge the governor; all they need do is compare the state of their area when theRead More →

Sule Lamido: Creator Of The New Jigawa

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014
IN 2006, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor, Dr Charles Soludo, gave a lecture in Kaduna in which he disclosed that pRead More →

Akpabio: Akwa Ibom’s bridge to modernity

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014
IT was an uncommon vision by its leadership that propelled the once laidback state into a physical turnaround that has made iRead More →

Business Personality Of The Year: Tony Elumelu, High Priest Of African Capitalism

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014 1:38 am
AFRICA has long been described as a dark continent where nothing good is happening apart from savagery and war of attrition.Read More →

Issue Of The Year Chibok girls: the bone in Nigeria’s throat

   /   in Man Of The Year 2014
ON the night of 14 April 2014, the insurgents capitalised on security laxity in Government Secondary School, Chibok, in the sRead More →


2015 political milestones

INEC official displays an empty ballot box
   /   in Politics 12:58 am
With democracy taking firm roots in the country and the four year cycle of elections becoming a culture, political stakeholdeRead More →

Delta: SDP, only credible alternative — Idawene, Delta SDP chairman

   /   in Politics
DR Oke Idawene is chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SDP) in Delta State. In this interview, he boasts that the SDP remRead More →

Reality made me abandon the gov contest — Hong, ex-minister

•Hong: I am Senate bound!
   /   in Politics
Dr. Idi Hong a medical doctor turned full time politician served as minister in three different portfolios including TtourismRead More →

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 rRead 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 DRead 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 GRead More →

SPORTSView All →

Eagles camp in full swing

   /   in Sports
Only Emem Eduok, who is reportedly in Tunisia and Igudia Godwin, who replaced Erhun Obanor, who is with the U23 national sideRead More →

NFF plans six grade-A friendlies for Eagles

Nigeria's forward Peter Odemwingie (3rd-R) celebrates with teammates after scoring a goal during the Group F football match between Nigeria and Bosnia-Hercegovina at the Pantanal Arena in Cuiaba during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 21, 2014.  AFP PHOTO /
   /   in Sports
Having failed to qualify for this year’s Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Equatorial Guinea, the Super Eagles will haveRead More →

Taye Taiwo plots Eagles return

   /   in Sports
Bursaspor defender Taye Taiwo has expressed his willingness to return to the Super Eagles if given a chance.The former OlRead 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 AfrRead More →

2014 Glo-CAF Awards: Media accreditation begins

   /   in Sports
Media accreditation for 2014 GLO - CAF Awards has begun in earnest.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 ofRead 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, YvRead 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 beginnRead 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 arRead 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 aRead 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 inRead More →



Sweet Crude