Entertainment

FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Legendary South African Jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela is dead. Masekela, a leading figure in the struggle to end apartheid and the father of South African jazz died aged... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE At exactly 1 o’clock early Saturday of 13 January, 2018, the Eko Convention Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria heaved as music superstar, Davido was announced as the... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Dancehall music sensation, Burna Boy has released the fourth single off his upcoming album ‘Outside’ under Atlantic Records, expected to drop on January 26, 2018. The song titled Heaven’s Gate features... Continue
The Nigeria Union of Journalists, Lagos State Chapter, has been charged to partner with the Lagos State Government in engendering and ensuring the success of the Cleaner Lagos Initiative... Continue
Digital pay television service provider, GOtv, has said it will offer all new GOtv customers one free month on its latest family entertainment package, GOtv MAX. Starting Tuesday 16... Continue
The publisher of Daily Times Newspaper, Fidelis Anosike, has been ordered to be remanded in prison custody by a chief magistrate court in Abuja. Also remanded in prison is the... Continue

Education

The Federal Government has appointed former Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission, Prof. Peter Okebukola; and former Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Prof. Attahiru Jega, as... Continue
For the members of All Hallows’ Seminary, Onitsha Old Boys Association (AHOBA), the 30th of December of every year is usually a date set aside for their Annual General... Continue
L-R: Barrister Ike Akaraiwe, President of APDETT, Gift Duke, Prof. Kingsley Moghalu, Prof. Mary Anyiwe, Vice-president of APDETT, Prof. Eric Eboh, Chief Job Creation Officer, Delta State Government.  ... Continue
The Lagos State Government on Friday said it would commence the disbursement of bursaries and scholarships totaling N635.576million to a total of 8,419 students in the State tertiary institutions... Continue
Ogunsuyi Pelumi of Greater Tomorrow Model College, Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State and Sangolade Stephanie of St. Clare’s Catholic Primary School, Osogbo, Osun State have emerged winners in the Secondary and... Continue
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode has approved the immediate establishment of additional three Technical Colleges for the State, increasing the number of Technical and Vocational Colleges from five... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS  IZUEKWE The police at Area M Command, Idimu in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos have arrested a popular pastor, Raphael Obi aka Sharp Sharp for alleged gross misconduct... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It was double tragedy for a young lady who was lured by a married man, who had anal sex with her and was bathed with hot water... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 37-year jilted man,  Shinugande Victor has been arrested for allegedly posting his estranged lover’s nude pictures on the internet after their relationship crashed in Lagos. P.M.EXPRESS... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 42-year old man, Mr. Sanni Shaibu has been arrested for allegedly tampering with a 4-year old girl’s private by inserting his joystick into it in Lagos.... Continue
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Monday commissioned a new Police Mobile Force (PMF) Squadron Base 63 in Igbogbo-Baiyeku area of Ikorodu, with a declaration that the criminal elements hitherto... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE A self-acclaimed oil dealer, Christopher Ayodele has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly obtaining the sum of N3,658,546 from one Alhaji Abdulazeez Tijani with... Continue

Politics

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, world football governing body, FIFA and the Confederation of Africa Football, CAF were well represented in Monrovia, Liberia  when former World Player of the Year,... Continue
  Rivers State Commissioner for Sports, Honourable Boma Iyaye has reacted to reports in some sections of the media that he misappropriated the sum of two billion naira (N2... Continue
Nigeria Intervention Movement (NIM), which has former Cross River State governor, Donald Duke, former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Charles Soludo, Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Olisa... Continue
President Buhari hosted some top chieftains of the All Progressives Congress (APC) to a dinner at the presidential Villa. Some of the APC chieftains that attended the dinner included:... Continue
The National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday lamented the ills that had befallen Nigeria, saying the country has now become a... Continue
BY BOLARINWA OMOTOSHO It is no longer news that there is a carefully orchestrated move by a few individuals to sow seeds of discord in the Ondo State All... Continue

Business

CARL NDUKWE The timeless aphorism says that health is wealth yet one of the biggest challenges facing Nigeria since independence has been the country’s inability to guarantee affordable and... Continue
PETER CLAVER OPARAH The persistent fuel crisis Nigeria has been made to undergo reflects the curse which oil has become to an oil rich country; in fact, the sixth... Continue
Ayo Johnson (This may not be the real name)    A Nigerian, using the name of a company, GlobeTech Digital Network, has been defrauding Nigerians of their money with... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   The management of SwissPharma Nigeria Limited has come out to clear the air over the allegation that the pharmaceutical firm sacked over 300 of its workforce... Continue
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Audu Ogbeh has said the cattle colonies being suggested by his ministry remains the only solution in sight to ending the reoccurring... Continue
Three million women and youth nationwide will benefit from an agro-business programme of the Livelihood Improvement Family Enterprises (LIFE) scheme of the Federal Government, an official said on Tuesday.... Continue

Feature

Health

CARL NDUKWE The timeless aphorism says that health is wealth yet one of the biggest challenges facing Nigeria since independence has been the country’s inability to guarantee affordable and... Continue
The Lagos State Government and the environmental utility group contracted to implement the Cleaner Lagos Initiative (CLI), Visionscape Sanitation Solutions, have intensified evacuation of waste in black spots and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   The management of SwissPharma Nigeria Limited has come out to clear the air over the allegation that the pharmaceutical firm sacked over 300 of its workforce... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   The Management of the SWIPHA Pharmaceutical Company Limited has engaged the services of the Nigerian Police dogs which they used to chase away over 300 workers... Continue
Clinigen Group plc, the global pharmaceutical and services company, has extended its exclusive agreement with Eisai Europe Ltd. to obtain the marketing authorisation and subsequently launch Halaven® (eribulin), Fycompa®... Continue
Respite comes at last for victims of gunshots in Nigeria as President Muhammadu Buhari Friday signed into law the Compulsory Treatment and Care for Victims of Gunshot Act, 2017... Continue

Interview

Metro

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday donated a total of thirty power bikes to security agencies operating in the State, saying that the donation was in line with the... Continue
Foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote has assured that the N250 million University of Ibadan (UI) Business School being constructed by him would soon be ready for commissioning. The business mogul... Continue
  Rivers State Commissioner for Sports, Honourable Boma Iyaye has reacted to reports in some sections of the media that he misappropriated the sum of two billion naira (N2... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A motorcycle operator identified as Essien has dumped Grace his wife of many years, and married a police woman who showed him love during his travail in... Continue
Ayo Johnson (This may not be the real name)    A Nigerian, using the name of a company, GlobeTech Digital Network, has been defrauding Nigerians of their money with... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A pregnant woman popularly known as Iya Ibeji has died after her cooking gas cylinder exploded while she was preparing food inside her home, having sustained serious... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

  Lagos lawmaker, Hon. Adedamola Kasunmu, also known as A.R.K. on Tuesday debunked claims that the Lagos State House of Assembly was a mere ‘rubber stamp’ of the State... Continue
The Honourable Minister of Communication, Barr. Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu on Friday 12th of January, 2018, visited Computer Village, Ikeja, Lagos – the largest ICT market in Africa. The Minister... Continue
Sam Omatseye The president has always seen silence as a mark of dignity in a time of crisis. When he opens his mouth eventually, he spews out venom that... Continue
The three day Fidau prayers  for Asiwaju Bola Tinubu’s late son, Babajide Tinubu was held Friday at the family house on Sunday Adigun Street, Alausa, Ikeja. P.M.EXPRESS presents photos... Continue
Nigeria’s premier monotechnic, Nigerian Institute of Journalism (NIJ) will be hosting a three months programme on photography. The programme tagged “Creative Photography Masterclass” will focus on story telling. The... Continue

Sports

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, world football governing body, FIFA and the Confederation of Africa Football, CAF were well represented in Monrovia, Liberia  when former World Player of the Year,... Continue
OKPOSHI NONSO ALOYSIUS   The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed plans for a first –ever awards ceremony organized by it to recognize and reward excellence in the Nigerian game.... Continue
  A young school boy carrying a weight during IBILE Games in 2015      The newly appointed Executive Chairman of Lagos State Sports Commission, Dr Kweku Tandoh has... Continue
AKINREMI OLUWASEYI AKINADE Rivers United Rivers United return to Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) duties on Wednesday, January 24 when they face Sunshine Stars at the Ondo Sports Complex,... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The police have arrested former Super Eagles and Ex- International footballer Mr. Godwin Okpara for allegedly assaulting his estranged wife, Linda in his home in Lagos. The assault... Continue
Over their long and glittering history, Manchester United has made a habit of making key signings that have changed the club’s destiny. The audacious capture of Alexis Sanchez from... Continue

World

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, world football governing body, FIFA and the Confederation of Africa Football, CAF were well represented in Monrovia, Liberia  when former World Player of the Year,... Continue
African UN envoys on Thursday suggested that President Donald Trump meet with African leaders in Ethiopia this month as they gather for the AU summit, after he was reported... Continue
US President Donald Trump has denied using crude words attributed to him about Haiti, El Salvador and African countries. Reports that he had called them “shithole countries” in an Oval... Continue
  More than 15,000 Cameroonian refugees have fled to Nigeria following a crackdown on Anglophone separatists, the United Nations refugee agency and Nigerian government officials said on Thursday. The... Continue
 The hatred President Donald Trump of the United States has for Africa and some third world countries knows no bound as he was said to refer to a group of... Continue
  The members of the Security Council congratulated the Liberian people and government, as well as political leaders, civil society organizations, and the media for the peaceful conduct of... Continue

Latest News

The Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, world football governing body, FIFA and the Confederation of... Continue
The Lagos State Government on Tuesday donated a total of thirty power bikes to... Continue
 FRED EDOREH  He couldn’t lift a limb to reverse the fuel scarcity that visited... Continue
OKPOSHI NONSO ALOYSIUS   The Nigeria Football Federation has revealed plans for a first... Continue
  A young school boy carrying a weight during IBILE Games in 2015   ... Continue
CYRIACUS  IZUEKWE The police at Area M Command, Idimu in Alimosho Local Government Area... Continue
    The Presidency has replied former Speaker of the House of Representatives, Ghali... Continue
AKINREMI OLUWASEYI AKINADE Rivers United Rivers United return to Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL)... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It was double tragedy for a young lady who was lured by... Continue
Foremost entrepreneur, Aliko Dangote has assured that the N250 million University of Ibadan (UI)... Continue