INEC Registers 74 Million Voters Second Week of January

INEC Registers 74 Million Voters Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, says the commission has 74 million voters in its register by the second week of January. The INEC Director of Voter Education and Publicity, Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, made the fact known in a statement…

Ajimobi Urges Residents To ‘Take Care Of NYSC Members’

Ajimobi Urges Residents To ‘Take Care Of NYSC Members’ Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – Oyo State Governor Abiola Ajimobi, has on Thursday, urged traditional rulers, local council chairmen and other residents to ensure that National Youth Service Corps ( NYSC ) members posted to the state are well taken care of. Ajimobi made the appeal…

Kwara State Governor, Ahmed Dissolves Cabinet

Kwara State Governor, Ahmed Dissolves Cabinet Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The Governor of Kwara State, Abdulfatah Ahmed, on Thursday dissolved the State’s executive council with immediate effect. A statement by the Governor’s Secretary, Isiaka Sola Gold noted that 19 commissioners, 16 Special Advisers, seven Senior Special Assistants and eight Special Assistants were affected by…

Osinbajo Inaugurates AFDB Country Office, Says $6bn Portfolio Enhances Job

Osinbajo Inaugurates AFDB Country Office, Says $6bn Portfolio Enhances Job Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday inaugurated the Country Office of the African Development Bank (AfDB) and hailed the banks $6 billion portfolio in Nigeria which enhanced job creation. Osinbajo said he was particularly delighted that the bank was working…

CANDID ADVICE: Tinubu Tells President Buhari What To Do To Win 2019 Election

CANDID ADVICE: Tinubu Tells President Buhari What To Do To Win 2019 Election SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, the national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has given President Muhammadu Buhari some tips on how to successfully return as president in 2019. The former Lagos State Governor who gave the advice on Thursday, 18…

President Buhari Approves UNILAG TV, Makes It Nigeria’s First Campus Television

President Buhari Approves UNILAG TV, Makes It Nigeria’s First Campus Television SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Management of the University of Lagos on Thursday in Abuja commended President Muhammadu Buhari for the approval of a TV license, UNILAG TV, that will enhance research-oriented education and ease communication within and outside the university campus. In a…

JAMB Directs All Institutions To End 2017 Admissions Comes January  25

JAMB Directs All Institutions To End 2017 Admissions Comes January  25 Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Thursday directed all tertiary institutions to end their 2017 admission by January 25. The Board’s Head of Media, Dr. Fabian Benjamin said the board’s decision came at a meeting where all…

Buhari Proud Of More Nigerians Getting Involved In Agriculture

Buhari Proud Of More Nigerians Getting Involved In Agriculture Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed delight on the fact that more Nigerians are now getting involved in agriculture. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, the President spoke on Thursday while receiving Letters of…

BREAKING: Court Affirms IPOB’s Proscription, Declares It terrorist Group

BREAKING: Court Affirms IPOB’s Proscription, Declares It terrorist Group Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The Federal High Court in Abuja dismissed today (Thursday), the application by the Indegenous People of Biafra’s request to reverse the court’s order proscribing it and designating it a terrorist organisation. The Acting Chief Judge of the Federal High, Justice Abdu…

Tax Debt: Edo Shuts Benin FRCN, Raypower Over Alleged N9.2m

Tax Debt: Edo Shuts Benin FRCN, Raypower Over Alleged N9.2m Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The Edo State Internal Revenue Service has closed down the Benin station of the Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria and Daar Communications Plc, over alleged indebtedness of N9.2m. It was gathered that the stations, known as Bronze FM and RayPower FM have…