Finance Minister Says Ikoyi Whistle-Blower Will Get N421m This Week

Finance Minister Says Ikoyi Whistle-Blower Will Get N421m This Week The Federal Government has pointed out that the whistle-blower that provided information leading to the recovery of the N13bn Ikoyi loot will receive his commission this week, according to reports. According to the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, who had said that the Federal Government…

Electricity Generation, Supply Hit 5,155MW Says The Minister

Electricity Generation, Supply Hit 5,155MW Says The Minister Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) –  The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has revealed that the quantum of electricity generated and supplied through the national grid had reached 5,155 megawatts as at December 8, 2017, thereby surpassing the earlier figure of 5,074MW Fashola, at…

Pro, Anti-SARS’ Protests In Dramatic Twist, flood Abuja, Ogun, Rivers, Others

Pro, Anti-SARS’ Protests In Dramatic Twist, flood Abuja, Ogun, Rivers, Others Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The call for the scrapping of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the Nigeria Police on Monday took a dramatic twist as a coalition of civil society groups organised rallies in different states across the country. The groups had…

PHOTOS: President Muhammadu Buhari Shares His Farm Picture To Encourage Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari Shares His Farm Picture To Encourage Nigerians Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – President Muhammadu Buhari has recently shared photos of him visiting his farm where he says he grows fruits, vegetables, and rears cattle.         The president visited his home town on Sunday, where he said he will…

Governor Yari Of Zamfara State Presents N130.7bn 2018 Budgets

Governor Yari Of Zamfara State Presents N130.7bn 2018 Budgets The Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari, has presented a 2018 budget of N130.7bn to the state House of Assembly. According to the governor, capital expenditure will gulp N84.3bn, while N46.4bn is earmarked for recurrent expenditure. Education sector took ten per cent of the budget, which amounts…

Ambode Presents N1.046 Trillion 2018 Budget To House Of Assembly

Ambode, Presents N1.046 Trillion 2018 Budget To House Of Assembly Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday, presented the 2018 budget estimate before the House of Assembly. The projected budget size is One Trillion, Forty-six Billion, One Hundred and Twenty-one Million, One Hundred and Eighty-one Thousand, Six Hundred and Eighty…

Unemployment: NYSC launches job portal for corps members Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has launched a job portal for outgoing corps member, this was in collaboration with Sigma Pensions in Lagos. It was launched over the weekend in Lagos and the portal will also serve as a curriculum…

Man Utd’s Title Hopes ‘Probably’ Over After Loss To ‘Lucky’ City – Maurinho

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said his side’s title hopes are “probably” over because referee Michael Oliver failed to award them a penalty in their 2-1 loss to “lucky” Manchester City. Pep Guardiola’s team stretched their lead at the top of the table to 11 points and became the first team to win 14 successive…

Coalition Holds #ENDSARS Rallies Nationwide Today

Coalition Holds #ENDSARS Rallies Nationwide Today Timothy Adegbola, LAGOS, Nigeria (GVE) – A coalition of civil society groups will on today, December 11, hold rallies nationwide to press home their demand for the dismantling of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) by the police authorities for alleged high-handedness. The group in a statement made available to journalist…

Gov. Ikpeazu’s Media Interaction And The Charge To Local Government Chairmen

By Okechukwu Keshi Ukegbu Media interactions offer leaders the opportunity to reel out their policies and programmes, explain them and to feel the pause of their subjects on certain critical issues. Most importantly, it offers a feedback which is a critical element of communication. Recently, Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu embarked on media tours of some radio…