The Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has met with officials of the World Bank and the European Union (EU) to review the impact of the multi-pronged strategy being deployed in the fight against human trafficking in the state.
World Bank Country Director for Nigeria, Rachid Benmessaoud (left) ; Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki (2nd left); Chief of Staff to the Governor, Chief Taiwo Akerele, and other members of the World Bank/EU delegations during a review meeting with the World Bank/EU team, in Abuja
According to Obaseki, “the meeting provided us with the opportunity to appraise the work we have done so far and … >>> Read Full Story
The news making the round on social media indicating that there is an ongoing exercise into the Direct Short Service (DSS) Course is fake, Nigerian Army has said.
A statement issued on Thursday by the Acting Director, Army Public Relations, Colonel Sagir Musa noted that there is no ongoing DSS Course and therefore cautioned the public to disregard such fake advert.
“The news of Army Direct Short Service (DSS) Course 25 shortlistment currently circulating on the social media is FAKE.
“Members of the Public are hereby informed that the Army has not advertised for DSS Course 25 Shortlistment exercise.
“Moreover application forms for joining the … >>> Read Full Story
Huawei Developer Conference today, Huawei launched HarmonyOS – a new microkernel-based, distributed operating system designed to deliver a cohesive user experience across all devices and scenarios. Richard Yu, CEO of Huawei’s Consumer Business Group, explained the company’s thoughts behind developing this new OS. “We’re entering a day and age where people expect a holistic intelligent experience across all devices and scenarios. To support this, we felt it was important to have an operating system with improved cross-platform capabilities. “We needed an OS that supports all scenarios, that can be used across a broad range of devices and platforms, and that can meet consumer … >>> Read Full Story
A nursing mother and her five children have been abducted by unidentified gunmen at Igwuruta in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, South South Nigeria.
The incident occurred on Wednesday.
Anti-kidnapping unit, the tactical units and ‘A’ grade detectives of the Rivers State Police Command have been mobilized to comb forests and bushes to rescue them.
The Area Commander of Choba Area Police Command, Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP, Patrick Daaor, who lamented the inhuman and the traumatic condition the abductors would be subjecting the infants and their mother said efforts were ongoing to rescue them unharmed as soon as possible .
ACP … >>> Read Full Story
Taiwo Adeyemi is a young talented actor with spirit of excellence, poise and craftsmanship. He features in both Yoruba and English movies and in a wide array of works. With multiple awards and nominations to his name, Taiwo is the next big thing in the industry. He shares with Tosin Clegg how he started his journey, his uncle’s influence in his career, works so far and more
Talking about me
Taiwo Adeyemi is a young man in his 20s with big dreams; who is fun and loving. He makes sure he leaves positive impacts on anyone he meets and he also gets one or two … >>> Read Full Story
By Yetunde Arebi
For those who read the first part of Uncle D’s story, here is the concluding part. Today, he narrates how he discovered that his young lover had been cheating on him and how she talked her way out of their relationship. Please visit the Vanguard Website if you missed last Saturday’s edition. Cheers!
“According to Bimbola, she had been having a difficult time telling everyone she was not interested in the guy. Many of her colleagues were convinced they would make a perfect couple. Those who said they knew the guy very well, vouched for his good natured personality and urged … >>> Read Full Story
Ten Big Brother Naija housemates have been issued strikes by Biggie.
The housemates were barred from entering the bedrooms before their sport challenge on Friday afternoon.
However, Some housemates disobeyed Big Brother’s instructions and entered the room which earned them a strike from Biggie.
Consequently, the housemates; Omashola, Jackye, Enkay, Mike, Tacha, Elozonam, Frodd, Sir Dee and Joe have been banned from participating in Veto of Power and Head of house challenge in the coming week.
Biggie announced this after Friday arena games which saw Omashola emerging winner.
The winner of the Veto of Power challenge every week has the right to choose and replace … >>> Read Full Story