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  • Budget 2017: Hammond To ‘Seize Opportunities’ From Brexit - The UK must “seize the opportunities” from Brexit while tackling deep-seated economic challenges “head on”, Philip Hammond is to say in his second Budget. The chancellor will promise investment to make Britain “fit for the future” as an “outward looking, free-trading nation” once it leaves the EU in 2019. But...
  • PDP Leaders Fight Dirty Over Race For Chairman - Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) remain divided ahead of the party’s December 9 convention. The convention, which is billed as the panacea for the multifarious crises rocking the party, seems to be a harbinger of another major disagreement. Prof. Tunde Adeniran, a chairmanship aspirant, has petitioned the party over the...
  • CBN Boosts Forex Market With $210m - As the Monetary Policy Committee, MPC, of the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, commenced its last meeting for 2017, the bank has injected 210 million dollars into the inter-bank Foreign Exchange Market. Isaac Okorafor, CBN’s acting director, corporate communications, in a statement issued on Monday in Abuja, said the interventions...
  • Army Orders Personnel To Learn Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba - The Nigerian Army on Wednesday ordered it personnel to learn how to speak Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa languages. Sani Usman, Army spokesman in a statement said the move is part of its new language policy. He said the army personnel are expected to have attained basic level standard of proficiency...
  • New US Sanctions Target North Korean, Chinese Companies - WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration imposed new sanctions on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies in its latest push to isolate the rogue nation over its nuclear weapons development and deprive it of revenue. The Treasury Department also designated a North Korean corporation involved...

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Army Orders Personnel To Learn Igbo, Hausa, Yoruba

The Nigerian Army on Wednesday ordered it personnel to learn how to speak Yoruba, Igbo and Hausa languages. Sani Usman, Army spokesman in a statement said the move is part of its new language policy. He said the army per...

BREAKING: Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead

BREAKING: Former Vice President Alex Ekwueme Is Dead Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – Dr Alex Ekwueme, a former vice president during the tenure of Shehu Shagari, is dead A statement issued by his brother and...

Advocacy Group Lauds Buhari, Military Over Current Global Terrorism Index...

Advocacy Group Lauds Buhari, Military Over Current Global Terrorism Index Ranking ***Says it’s a reflection of transparent leadership  South Milwaukee (GVE) — The Save Humanity Advocacy Centre [SHAC]  has descr...

Anambra Election: NYSC Promises To Pay ‘Abandoned Corpers’

Anambra Election: NYSC Promises To Pay ‘Abandoned Corpers’ Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – The NYSC State Coordinator in Anambra, Mr. Ebenezer Olawale, has said that all the corps members brought from En...

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PDP Leaders Fight Dirty Over Race For Chairman

Leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) remain divided ahead of the party’s December 9 convention. The convention, which is billed as the panacea for the multifarious crises rocking the party, seems to be a har...

Anambra Decises: Update

Anambra Decises: Update Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has said his party, the All Progressives Grand Alliance, will win the ongoing governorship election in the sta...

How President Buhari Rode On APC To Fulfill His Personal...

How President Buhari Rode On APC To Fulfill His Personal Agenda – Iwuanyanwu‎ Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – A Peoples Democratic Party ( PDP) chieftain, Chyna Iwuanyanwu has alleged that the Presiden...

Anambra Guber: CNPP Warns Against Manipulation Of Results

Anambra Guber: CNPP Warns Against Manipulation Of Results SOUTH MILWAUKEE (GVE) — The Conference of Nigeria Political Parties (CNPP) has commended the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) for its level ...

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CBN Boosts Forex Market With $210m

NCC Expresses Worry Over SIM Registration Integrity

NCC Expresses Worry Over SIM Registration Integrity Alexandra Umeh, ENUGU (GVE) — The Nigerian Communications Commissions (NCC), has expressed worry over the integrity of SIM registration data generated by operator...

Bahrain To Host Global Entrepreneurship Congress 2019

NEW YORK (GVE) — Bahrain has been named host country for the Global Entrepreneurship Congress in 2019 at a high-profile event at the UN HQ in NY, confirming the country’s position as a business-friendly nation an...

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LEADERSHIP Newspaper Boss Fights Ex-staff Over 400 Pages Advert Commission 

LEADERSHIP Newspaper Boss Fights Ex-staff Over 400 Pages Advert Commission ***Subjects him to intimidation, Police harassment after owing him N4.8million salary arrears  ***Staff heads to industrial court to seek justic...

Lagos State Government And The Politics Of Vandatta

Being Text of Press Statement Issued By Dr. Muiz Adeyemi Banire, SAN from Saudi Arabia on 15 November, 2017 Distinguished gentlemen of the Press, it has become imperative for me to urgently issue this press statement to ...

ICPC Arrests Ex-Kano High Court Judge For Alleged Criminal Conspiracy

ICPC Arrests Ex-Kano High Court Judge For Alleged Criminal Conspiracy Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – A former Kano State High Court Judge, Hon Justice Kabiru Mamman Auta has been arrested by the Independent...

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Queen Nimat Siaka Emerges The Face Of Sanda 2017

South milwaukee (GVE) — Kogi born Queen Nimat Siaka emerges the Face of Sanda “Say no to drug abuse” campaign in Abuja. While Speaking to the newsmen in Abuja, The Founder of the Face of SANDA, Mr Samal...

2019 Elections: Shina Peller Under Pressure To Contest

2019 Elections: Shina Peller Under Pressure To Contest SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) — Sources have confirmed that popular Socialite and Chairman of Aquilla Group, Chief Shina Peller, is currently under intense pressu...

For ‘A Man Of The People,’ Dapo Olorunyomi, At 60

For ‘A Man Of The People,’ Dapo Olorunyomi, At 60 By Chido Onumah Dapo, ‘Daps,’ ‘Dapsy’ Olorunyomi who turns 60 on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, is your quintessential humanist. It is i...

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Fulness Sax Excites Fans At AAUA Concert

Fulness Sax Excites Fans At AAUA Concert South milwaukee (GVE) — Leading female saxophonist, Tolu Adeniyan , a.k.a  Fulness Sax left fans dumbfounded with her brilliant performance at a life changing concert held ...

Epic Movie “Onyemachi” Set To Premier In Enugu

Epic Movie “Onyemachi” Set To Premier In Enugu SOUTH MILWAUKEE (GVE) — All arrangements are on ground to unveil a new blockbuster film that is set to give movie goers run for their money, titled; &#8216...

Positive Value Initiative For Launch Nov. 30

Positive Value Initiative For Launch Nov. 30 SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) — A new children and youth-focused re-orientation programme, tagged Positive Values Initiative, will be formally launched in Lagos on November...

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2018 Countdown: Lagos State Govt Announces Street Carnival To Usher...

2018 Countdown: Lagos State Govt Announces Street Carnival To Usher In Yuletide Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – Lagos State government on Thursday, unfolded plans to hold a Street Carnival To usher in the ...

25 African Designers For Lagos Fashion Show

25 African designers will participate in the 2017 edition of the African Fashion and Design Week, which will hold from October 13 to 15 at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos. According to the initiator, Queengold Daniella S...

GTBank Fashion Weekend Set To Showcase “Africa’s Finest” This November

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – Fashion lovers all over the world can once again look forward to an unparalleled fashion experience as the 2nd edition of the GTBank Fashion weekend is set to hold on the 11th and 12th ...

FASHION Rihanna’s NYFW Cameo Pushed The Limits Of Sexy Badassery

By Anahita Moussavian Nothing quite prepared the crowd at Rihanna’s Fenty x Puma show at the Park Avenue Armory on Sunday night for the thrills to come. After a brief announcement asking guests to take their seats, a m...

Topshop Bosses Out Of Fashion In Arcadia Shake-Up

By Emma Simpson Business correspondent, BBC News Topshop is the jewel in the crown of billionaire Sir Philip Green’s retail empire. But with the chain losing its sheen amid tough competition there are fresh attempt...

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Buhari Doles Out  N17.5m To D’TIGRESS

 Buhari Doles Out  N17.5m To  D’TIGRESS Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – President Muhammadu Buhari redeemed his promise of N17.5million reward to the 2017 Afrobasket winning women’s team, D&#821...

Morata’s Header Gives Dominant Chelsea Victory Over Man Utd

Alvaro Morata scored his first goal since September as Chelsea deservedly beat Manchester United to move a point behind the Red Devils in the Premier League. Morata escaped the attentions of United’s defenders to f...

Stephen Curry Puzzled Over Mention In GOP Tax Proposal

Oliseh Bags Best Coach Award In Netherlands

Sunday Oliseh, Fortuna Sittard coach, has been voted the best coach in the first half of the Dutch second division this season. The award was announced by the club via its Twitter handle. The former Super Eagles coach ha...

Anthony Joshua Targets Deontay Wilder & Joseph Parker After Beating...

Anthony Joshua says “the possibilities of 2018 are great” after cementing a record-breaking year with a dogged win over Carlos Takam. The British WBA and IBF heavyweight champion built on his April win over W...

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JAMB Meets With ‘Critical Stakeholders’ To Review UTME

JAMB Meets With ‘Critical Stakeholders’ To Review UTME Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it will meet with “critical” stakeholders in education o...

El-Rufai’s Plan To Sack 21,780 Teachers, A Welcome Development- President...

El-Rufai’s Plan To Sack 21,780 Teachers, A Welcome Development- Buhari Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – President Muhammadu Buhari has declared his backing to Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai’s plan to...

ASUP Begins Indefinite Nationwide Strike On Monday

ASUP Begins Indefinite Nationwide Strike On Monday Timothy Agboola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) said it will commence a total and comprehensive indefinite strike on Monday, ...

Jamb Delists 72 Cbt Centres Over Extortion

Jamb Delists 72 Cbt Centres Over Attempted Rape, Extortion Timothy Agboola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board has said it delisted about 72 designated CBT centres for engaging in vari...

NYSC: 16 To Repeat Service Year In Anambra

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI (GVE) — The Anambra NYSC Coordinator, Mr. Ebenezer Olawale, has declare sixteen members of the National Youth Service Corps serving in the state to repeat their service year, while three others ...

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SPDC JV’s Afam VI Power Plant Secures Licence For Another...

SPDC JV’s Afam VI Power Plant Secures Licence For Another 10 Years ABUJA, Nigeria — The Nigeria Electricity Regulatory Commission has renewed the power generation licence for Afam VI Power Plant, a 650MW-capacit...

Two Nigerians Win Shell Global Entrepreneurship Prize

Two Nigerians Win Shell Global Entrepreneurship Prize   PORT HARCOURT, Nigeria (GVE) – Two Nigerian business owners, Mr. Precious Adeho and Mrs. Ngozi Deborah Atalor, have emerged winners in the 2017 Shell LiveWI...

Militants In Ondo State Accuse Politicians Of Hijacking Amnesty Programme

Militants in Ondo State Accuse Politicians Of Hijacking Amnesty Programme Timothy Agboola, LAGOS, Nigeria. (GVE) – A Militant Group In Ondo State, United Sea Wolf Avenger, Has Accused Politicians Of hijacking the fede...

Another 104 Nigerian Youths Receive NNPC/SNEPCo Scholarships

Another 104 Nigerian Youths Receive NNPC/SNEPCo Scholarships LAGOS, Nigeria, (GVE) —More than 100 pupils from Nigeria’s six geo-political zones have been awarded full-board six-year secondary school scholarships ...

Oil, Gas Free Zones Should Be Linked By Rail –...

Oil, Gas Free Zones Should Be Linked By Rail – Umana   The Managing Director, Oil and Gas Free Zones Authority, Mr. Umana Umana, speaks 8 the role of oil and gas free zones in economic development in this interview wi...

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Shell Companies Emerge Best In Sustainability Innovation In Africa

Shell Companies Emerge Best In Sustainability Innovation In Africa LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) — Shell Companies in Nigeria (SCiN) have emerged the 2017 Best Nigerian companies in Sustainability Innovation in Africa, bea...

GSMA Provides Further Updates On Programmes At Mobile World Congress...

GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers, Exhibitors, Sponsors and Partners LONDON (GVE) — The GSMA has announced new developments for Mobile World Congress 2018, including recently confirmed keynote speakers, as well a...

Osun Concludes Biometric Registration Of 5,000 Artisanal Miners

Osun Concludes Biometric Registration Of 5,000 Artisanal Miners South Milwaukee (GVE) — The State of Osun will in no distant time be free from the scourge of illegal mining. This is because efforts geared towards e...

Aliko Dangote Foundation Joins Global Leaders To Fight Malnutrition; Pledges...

Aliko Dangote Foundation Joins Global Leaders To Fight Malnutrition; Pledges 100 Million Dollars For Nigeria SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI (GVE) — The recently concluded Global Nutrition Summit 2017, held in Milan, Italy, ...

MKO Abiola International Airport: Osun Govt Carpets Opposition For Planning...

MKO Abiola International Airport: Osun Govt Carpets Opposition For Planning To Derail Project SOUTH MILWAUKEE (GVE) — The government of Osun has called the people of the state to be wary of falsehood being peddled ...

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Dangote Handover N100M Mosque To Muslim Women In Abuja

Dangote Handover N100M Mosque To Muslim Women In Abuja SOUTH MILWAUKEE (GVE) — The Aliko Dangote Foundation has completed a mosque valued at over N100 million and handed it over to the Federation of Muslim Women As...

One Dead, Others Injured As Ex-Militant Attack Patrol Vehicle

One Dead, Others Injured As Ex-Militant Attack Patrol Vehicle Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria, (GVE) — A Policeman has been declared dead following attack on a patrol vehicle in Ovia South West Local Government, E...

Herdsman Kills Self Over Death Of 200 Cows

***Miyetti Allah Blames Implementation Of Anti-grazing Law For Incident Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – A 56 year old Fulani herdsman Mohammed Abdulkadir has reportedly commit suicide over the death of 200 cow...

Anti-Open Grazing Law; Miyyetti-Allah Cries Out Over Mass Eviction Of...

Anti-Open Grazing Law; Miyyetti-Allah Cries Out Over Mass Eviction Of Fulanis Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – Barely a week into the implementation of the anti-open grazing law  in Benue State Nigeria, the Mi...

NDA Cancels Ceasefire With Nigerian Gov’t

NDA Cancels Ceasefire With Nigerian Gov’t Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – The Niger Delta Avengers has cancelled  its ceasefire agreement with the Nigerian Government for alleged insincerity on the part...

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Harnessing Gains Of The 2017 Global Terrorism Index

Harnessing Gains Of The 2017 Global Terrorism Index By Richards Murphy The Global Terrorism Index 2017 published by the Institute for Economics and Peace is one report that have excited Nigerians, home and abroad, and fo...

Buhari’s Tall Ranking On Terror War 

Buhari’s Tall Ranking On Terror War By OKANGA AGILA (GVE) — Without mincing words, I did like to confess publicly that I am one Nigerian who believes in President Muhammedu Buhari.  I am not his partisan adheren...

Naija’s Moonlight Camp Chats From The North-East 

Naija’s Moonlight Camp Chats From The North-East By Uche John Madu In the deepest recesses of Naija’s Northeast, quiet mountains and hills in the underbelly of Adam state quaked vigorously. Sounds of artillery fire a...

2017, Nigerian Army And Memorable Service To Nationhood

2017, Nigerian Army And Memorable Service To Nationhood By Nkechi Odoma The familiar Nigerian jargon, “ember” months signify several things to most Nigerians, especially, those in big or miniature leadership position...

Once Upon A Time Before Buhari

Once Upon A Time Before Buhari By Angula Jessica “When it comes to value, no one talks a better game than those in communications. It’s our business, after all. But when it comes to measuring leadership competencies ...