BREAKING: Record Three In Five HIV-Carriers Now Have Access To Drugs – UN

Almost three in five people infected with HIV, or 21.7 million globally, took antiretroviral therapy (ART) in 2017 — a new record for anti-AIDS drug access, the UN’s HIV/AIDS agency said Wednesday. There were 36.9 million people living with the immune system-attacking virus in 2017, of whom 15.2 million were not getting the drugs they…

Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Battles Mental Health Issues

Destiny’s Child’s Michelle Battles Mental Health Issues Destiny’s Child singer, Michelle Williams has confirmed that she is seeking professional help for mental health issues. TMZ reports that Williams had checked herself into a mental health facility. Though Williams did not confirm that she was seeking in-patient treatment, she wrote in a post to social media that she…

Tinubu Commends Oshiomhole, Says Direct Primaries Will Deepen Internal Democracy

Tinubu Commends Oshiomhole, Says Direct Primaries Will Deepen Internal Democracy SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI (GVE) — Former Lagos governor and All Progressives Congress national stalwart, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has said the decision of the party’s National Working Committee approving a direct primary for electing the candidate in Osun will deepen internal democracy in the party. “When…

Missing 23 Soldiers: Middle Belt Group Berates Atiku Over Comment

Missing 23 Soldiers: Middle Belt Group Berates Atiku Over Comment SOUTH MILWAUKEE, WI. (GVE) — The Middle Belt Conscience Guard, has descended furiously on former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, over his reaction to the report of alleged missing of 23 soldiers after an ambush by Boko Haram insurgents in Borno State. Atiku Abubakar There were…

Buratai: A Nation’s Iconic Army General

Buratai: A Nation’s Iconic Army General By David Omeje Some years ago, something remarkable happened to Nigeria. On July 13, 2015, precisely, the Commander-In-Chief of the Nigerian Armed Forces , President Muhammadu Buhari  appointed an unassuming, but  patriotic and loyal Army officer, Lt. Gen. Tukur Yusufu Buratai as the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), with…

2019 Election: Buhari Writes Senate to Approve N228.9bn

2019 Election: Buhari Writes Senate to Approve N228.9bn hariBamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria (GVE) – Ahead of the 2019 General Election, President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday wrote to the National Assembly asking the lawmakers to approve N228,854,008,215 from the 2018 budget to fund the 2019 general election and other critical projects in the country.In a memo dated…

Over 3000 Protesters Shut Owerri Over Deputy Governor Impeachment Plan

Over 3000 Protesters Shut Owerri Over Deputy Governor Impeachment Plan Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria, (GVE) – Following impeachment plan against Imo State Deputy Governor, Prince Eze Madumere, over 3,000 imo residents on Tuesday took over the major roads of the capital city of Owerri to register their grievances. They put the state capital at a…

Smith Emerges New PSC Chairman

Smith Emerges New PSC Chairman Bamidele Fashube, ABUJA, Nigeria, (GVE) – The Senate has confirmed the nomination of Mr. Musiliu Smith as new Chairman of the Police Service Commission (PSC).Aside from Smith, six other persons were confirmed as members of the commission.The nominees were approved shortly after the presentation of the report of the Senate…

Police Charge Man With Theft, Unlawful Escape

Police Charge Man With Theft, Unlawful Escape A 22-year-old man, Gerald Ogwu, who allegedly escaped from police custody after being arrested for stealing N75,000, has been arraigned before a Yaba Chief Magistrates’ Court. Ogwu allegedly stole an Itel phone belonging to his employer, Ozone Water and also escaped from custody during interrogation. Police prosecutor, Nurudeen…

Another Ex-Governor Reappears In Court Over Alleged Fraud Of N7.65bn 

Another Ex-Governor Reappears In Court Over Alleged Fraud Of N7.65bn  SOUTH MILWAUKEE WI. (GVE) – Dr. Orji Uzor Kalu, a former governor of Abia State, has been re-arraigned before a Federal High Court in Lagos, over alleged fraud of N7.65bn. Orji Uzor Kalu The former governor was re-arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission…