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FFK Hits Back At Gov Dickson, Says Jonathan’s Haters Are...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Chief Femi Olu-Kayode, the outspoken former campaign chairman of ex-Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan, has lashed out at those spreading hate comments about the former Nigerian leader. I...

FRSC Intercepts Vehicle Loaded With Indian Hemp In Badagry

FRSC Intercepts Vehicle Loaded With Indian Hemp In Badagry Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – Operatives of the Federal Road Safety Corps, Nigeria has intercepted a vehicle conveying a large quantity of Indian H...

Nigeria Pitches Tent Towards Animation Technology To Grow Economy

Nigeria Pitches Tent Towards Animation Technology To Grow Economy Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – The Nigerian Government has made a strong pitch for Nigerians to embrace the growing Animation technology in o...

10,000 Nigerians Die Crossing Mediterranean Sea

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has reported that no fewer than 10,000 Nigerians died between January and May 2017 while trying to illegally migrate through the Mediterranean Sea and the deserts. The Punch on Satur...

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Governor Fayose Declares Intention To Seek Re-election In 2018, Lists...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – The people of Ekiti state will have the pleasure of having Governor Ayodele Fayose as their governor beyond year 2018, if his ambitions come through. Governor Fayose was impeached in 2006 ab...

Nigerians ’ll Resist Any Coup Attempt, APC Warns

By NDUBUISI ORJI, Abuja The All Progressives Congress has warned that Nigerians will defend their democracy and resist any coup against the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari. “It is clear to everyone that Ni...

Nkire Commends Egbemode Over NGE Presidency

A member of the Board of Trustees of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Chief Sam Nkire has described re-elected President of the Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE), Mrs Funke Egbemode as a trailblazer in Nigerian j...

Reps To Probe NDDC Expenditure

Reps to probe NDDC expenditure Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – The House of Representatives, Nigeria on Thursday resolved to probe the utilisation of funds appropriated for the Niger Delta Development Commiss...

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GE Targets Power Turbines Service Center In Nigeria

GE Targets Power Turbines Service Center in Nigeria Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – After investing over $100 million in Nigeria’s power sector, one of global leading power company, General Electric...

Nestle Wants Urgent Action Against Hypertension

By Vivian Ihechu Nestle Nigeria PLC, a leading nutrition, health and wellness company, says there is need to tackle the urgent health challenge of hypertension as its prevalence of 30 to 40 per cent in Nigeria is high. M...

Nigeria Equity Market Sustains Growth By 0.72%

Trading activities on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed green on Thursday for the third consecutive day with Nestle Nigeria leading the gainers’ chart. Nestlé  garnered N9.95 to close at N835 per share, ther...

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Like Father Like Son? 56-year-old Man And Son, 21, Charged...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – A 56-year-old man identified as Sunday Adimagwu, and his son, Kenneth, 21, were on Monday brought before an Ikeja Chief Magistrates’ Court charged with defiling a 12-year-old girl. The...

Ortom Decrees Five-Year Jail Term For Cattle Rearers

By Nicholas Dechi/Makurdi Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue  State on Monday signed into law the Anti-Open Grazing and Anti- Kidnapping, Abduction, Cultism and Terrorism bills. Ortom said at the ceremony in Makurdi that the ...

Fayose To Probe Fayemi Over Alleged Funds Mismanagement

‎Fayose To Probe Fayemi Over alleged Funds Mismanagement Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – Nigerian Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has concluded plans to probe former Governor of the state, Kayode F...

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Moji Olaiya’s Body To Be Flown Home For Burial

Governor Ayodele Fayose aborted the burial  in Canada of popular Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya, at the last minute on Friday. Instead his government has agreed to foot the cost of bringing her body to Nigeria for buria...

BREAKING! Nollywood Actress Moji Olaiya Reportedly Dies In Canada

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Reports from Canada on Thursday morning have it that popular Nollywood actress, Moji Olaiya, is dead. She was said to have passed on barely two months after she gave birth to a baby girl, wh...

Photos: Big Bang Theory Star ‘Sheldon Cooper’ Weds Fiance Of...

Science TV series star, Jim Parsons, who has successfully won the hearts of movie lovers with his role as ‘Sheldon Cooper’ in ‘Big Bang Theory’ series has finally walked down the aisle with his lover of 14 years,...

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Opemititi Ajayi Slams Linda Ikeji And Mercy Aigbe With N500Million...

A close friend of the Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe, Opemititi Ajayi, has slammed both the actress and popular blogger and founder of the Linda Ikeji’s Blog each with a lawsuit to the tune of N500 million for defamatio...

Banky W Drops Much Awaited Video For #Kololo

Banky W has dropped his much awaited video for his latest album #Kololo video, almost two weeks later than he promised. In Instagram and Twitter notifications, Banky said the video “is out right now”. Three weeks ago...

Fraud: Miss Universe Producer Sues Crown Makers

The producer of the Miss Universe pageant has sued the Czech company hired to make the winners’ iconic crowns, saying it kept touting its association with the pageant even after it breached its 10-year sponsorship agre...

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Crafting Tokyo Cool: Why Celebrities Love This Design Duo

They’ve collaborated with Kanye West on jewelry design, and pop icons such as Rihanna, Beyonce and Lady Gaga have worn their accessories. But designers Verbal and Yoon — co-founders of the Tokyo-based luxury ...

France Cracks Down On Super Thin Models

Super-thin models and secretly airbrushed photoshoots will soon be a thing of the past in fashion hub France, as authorities passed measures to protect young people from the dangers of anorexia. A new law entered into fo...

Models Casting Call Attracts 350 Participants

By Josephine Obute No fewer than 350 models converged at Lekki, Lagos on Friday to showcase their skills at the Models Casting Call, organised by the Africa Fashion Week. A correspondent of the News Agency of Nigeria (NA...

Nigeria Dominates African Fashion Industry

By Oladapo Udom Nigeria designs have taken over and setting the pace in Africa fashion industry, Ronke Ademiluyi, Founder of the Africa Fashion Week has said. Ademiluyi told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Tuesday in...

From The Streets To The Runway: How To Dress For...

On Feb. 1, University of California, Berkeley canceled a planned appearance by inflammatory right-wing commentator and former Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos following violent protests that caused $100,000 in damage t...

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Messi Wants Four Players Axed Before He Signs New Barcelona...

Argentina captain, Lionel Messi, has made a huge de­mand from Barcelona be­fore he enters into a new deal with the Nou camp. The Nou Camp talisman is locked in contract talks with the Spanish giants, and Barca are ob­...

Wenger’s Fate To Be Decided After FA Cup

Arsenal manager  Arsene Wenger says his future at the club will be decided at a board meeting after the FA Cup final on 27 May. The 67-year-old Frenchman has been with the Gunners since 1996 and his contract comes to an...

I’ll Not Resign, Brazil President Tells Critics

The Brazilian President, Michel Temer, resisted calls to resign on Thursday after allegations surfaced that he condoned the bribery of a potential witness in a graft investigation. This will raise doubts about the future...

Alexis Sanchez A Devil On The Pitch: Wenger

Arsenal manager was excited again with the exceptional performance of Chilean, Alexis Sanchez, the midfielder that he has fine-tuned to be a striker. He was so short of words to describe the man who had scored 23 goals...

AFCON 2019 Qualifier: Bafana Bafana Coach Warns Eagles

By Monica Iheakam New Bafana Bafana  manager, Stuart Baxter, moments after he was unveiled  to the press yesterday,  sounded a note of warning to Super Eagles. Baxter, said  he intends to make a winning start on his ...

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MUST READ: How Governor Ambode Spent N11.6billion On Schools In...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos state has expended a minimum of N11.6billion on rehabilitation and construction of schools in the state, Global Village Extra has gathered. This much was r...

JAMB Denies Rumour of marks deduction in UMTE

The Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Friday denied rumour of deductions in candidates’ marks in the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME). It advised the candidates to disregard the rumour....

Parents Exchange Blows At Children’s Graduation

It was a show of shame at a high school graduation in Tennessee U.S. as two separate fights broke out between parents who came to witness their children’s graduation from Arlington High School near Memphis. Graduating...

FUNAAB Workers Hold Rallies To Support, Oppose Suspended VC

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, on Tuesday, organised different rallies in ...

Calls For Suspension Of Nigerian Varsity Chancellors, Ambali, Akpagu Uncalled...

Calls For Suspension Of Nigerian Varsity Chancellors, Ambali, Akpagu Uncalled For – Group SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – The Centre for Social Justice, Equity and Transparency has faulted the recent call by the...

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Petroleum Minister, Ibe Kachikwu, Vows To Resign If Nigeria Keeps...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Nigeria’s minister of state for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu, has vowed to resign if Nigeria continues to import oil by 2019. Kachikwu made this disclosure during an interview on ...

NICreL Reveals Details About Allegations Of Cabal Working Against Kachikwu...

NICreL Reveals Details About Allegations Of Cabal Working Against Kachikwu Inside Aso Villa SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – Contrary to the story making the rounds on social media that the Minister Of State For Petro...

NNPC Boss Laments Huge Security, Remediation Costs For Pipelines

From Desmond Mgboh, Kano Group Managing Director, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, Tuesday in Kano, lamented the huge cost incurred in securing and resuscitating vandalised oil pipelines acr...

Oil Price Rises To $52 On Saudi, Russia Deal Extension

By Amechi Ogbonna The Federal Government’s hope of building a robust foreign reserve brightened early yesterday as crude oil surged to $52 per barrel after Saudi Arabia and Russia, the world’s top two oil producers, ...

NNPC Set To Resume Oil Search In Chad Basin Weeks...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) –  The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) will resume oil exploration activities in the Chad Basin of the Country. The projection came on the heels of improved security situat...

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President Emmanuel Macron Receives Zuriels 0.7% Campaign Message

Cedex – FRANCE (GVE) – President Emmanuel Macron has received messages of goodwill from world leaders on his first full business day in office. One message that was not expected however was quietly receive...

Nigeria Set To Return To International Maritime Organization Council –...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – Nigeria’s chances of returning to the council of the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has greatly improved with the recent efforts of the management of the Nigerian Mari...

Shipping Will Advance Nigeria’s Economic Interest – NIMASA DG

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that for Nigeria to successfully diversify its economy there is n...

Tinubu To Buhari’s Nephew On His Wedding: You Are A...

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – Former Lagos State governor and All Progressives Congress (APC) national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s nephew, Sabiu ‘Tunde...

Panasonic To Establish US-Based Division, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company

OSAKA, Japan. (GVE) – Panasonic Corporation today announced that Panasonic Corporation of North America has established a new sales division, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company, that will specialize in serving t...

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Lagos Assembly Directs LASTMA, Task Force, KAI, RRS To Clear...

Lagos Assembly Directs LASTMA, Task Force, KAI, RRS To Clear Traffic Gridlock At Okokomaiko, LASU, Volkswagen Axis SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – The Lagos State House of Assembly has directed relevant government age...

Again, ‘Free El-Zakzaky’ Protesters Teargassed In Abuja

Again, ‘Free El-Zakzaky’ Protesters Teargassed In Abuja Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria. (GVE) – Again, in solidarity to their leader, followers of  the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN), also known as Sh...

ABOMINATION IN DELTA: Prince Rapes Princess In Palace, Flees

From Paul Osuyi, Asaba A Prince (names withheld) in Idumuje-Ugboko community, Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State is now on the run after he was said to have desecrated the Palace by defiling a 14-year-old...

Asiwaju Tinubu Didn’t Reject Chieftaincy Title From Olubadan Of Ibadan

SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) – Former Lagos State governor, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has given a lie to a speculation in some quarters that he rejected a chieftaincy title from the Olubadan of Ibadan, Oba Saliu Adetunji,...

South East Allege Hijack Of Ohaneze By Selfish Individuals

A south east group, the SouthEast Renewal Group (SERG) has raised an alarm over claims that the pan-igbo socio cultural group, Ohaneze has been hijacked by some selfish individuals who do not represent the true interest ...

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Understanding AI, TI Conspiracy Against Multicultural, Multiethnic Nigeria  

By Idoko Ainoko (GVE) – A common thread runs through the world empires that rose to their prime and later collapsed, military decline. Not taken in isolation and not a sole factor, military decline or a gradual deg...

Patriotism Of The Nigeria military 

By Prince Ugo (GVE) – A recent research by a UK risk analysis firm, Maplecroft published by CNN. showed that growing levels of conflict, terrorism, and the toppling of regimes in the Middle East and North Africa, a...

Boko Haram: Of Sugar Coated Lies And Poisonous Potions 

By Anthony Kolawole (GVE) – The most dangerous level of lying is when the liar becomes addicted to manipulating the truth to an extent that he begins to believe his own lies as the truth. According to Vladimir Leni...

Transparency International: Nigeria Yesterday And Today

Transparency International: Nigeria Yesterday And Today By Philip Agbese (GVE) – Transparency International (TI) on Thursday released a report alleging that lack of transparency in defence spending is responsible f...

Still On Britain And The Failing Nigerian State

What can be gleaned contextually from The Punch editorial of April 3, 2017 rests on an undeniable truth –make the tree good and the fruit will be good – which, indeed, resonates daily from the festering scars inflict...