Entertainment

JOHN NDU The Independent Media Support Organization, IMSO has finalized every arrangement to organise a one day get-together for all the journalists in Anambra State ahead of Gov Willie... Continue
To mark the 76th birthday celebration of Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, youths of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), are organising a 76-hour Marathon Messiah’s Praise to be... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE On Wednesday February 14, multiple award winning Afro-pop diva, Tiwa Savage and Black Diamonds star, Wande Coal held couples spellbound as they thrilled them with medley of... Continue
LINUS UMUNNA There is every chance that we all have friends or acquaintances, who are convinced they have a divine warrant to tell us how a piece of music... Continue
The newly-elected national president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria, PMAN, Gbenga Falope Jnr is not just one of those artistes. He is educated and widely traveled. He... Continue
The INDEPENDENT Newspapers Limited awards is set to take place on Saturday, February 17, 2018 at the Eko Hotel and Suites at 7pm. In keeping with its avowed commitment to promoting the... Continue

Education

Professor Kingsley Moghalu (former Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria, President, Institute for Governance and Economic Transformation) is set to release his new book in Lagos, Nigeria. The title... Continue
The non-teaching unions of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, made good their threat of shutting down activities in the institution if their demands were not met. According to the workers,... Continue
Lagos Business School alumni, Glory Eyinnaya (EMBA 21) and Aidenehi Okosun (MBA 14) were finalists for the AMBA Student of the Year and the Entrepreneurial Venture of the year... Continue
The Executive Governor of Bayelsa State, Hon. Seriake Dickson celebrates excellence in educational achievements as he formally welcomes Master Perewari who bagged a first class degree in Computer and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The top management of a popular Secondary school has landed in trouble after two of its students were reportedly locked and detained inside one of the classrooms... Continue
In his avowed commitment to encouraging entrepreneurship in the country as a way out of the economic doldrums, Nigeria’s business magnate, Aliko Dangote, is donating another N1.2 billion structure... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE l A parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG has been burgled by armed robbers who went there in the night, carted away valuables and escaped... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A Lagos based legal practitioner, Barrister Godwin Omoaka lost his Toyota Highlander SUV to suspected vehicle syndicate who forged his vehicle particulars and sold the SUV at... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 35-year- old Fredrick Amakiri has landed in trouble after he reportedly lured and tricked an 18-year-old girl and engaged her in sex romp in Lagos. He... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 40-year-old housewife, Mrs Binta Adebayo, who operated an illegal orphanage home where pregnant women delivered their babies and the babies sold to buyers as goods, has... Continue
LUCKY LAWAL The police in Ogun State have arrested two suspects Saheed Omotosho and the receiver Adijat Azeez in connection with the hijacking of a truck load of Trophy... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 49-year old man, Elisha Chris who reportedly deceived the Nigerian Bar Association, NBA and practiced as a lawyer for 15 years without detection has been arrested... Continue

Politics

  An Ekiti State governorship aspirant, under the banner of the All Progressives Congress( APC), Hon. Michael Opeyemi Bamidele, has asserted that he was incurably passionate about combating poverty... Continue
 Muhammad Ajah   The next Nigerian President must be a citizen loved by Nigerians. In one of my recent articles on the search for a Nigerian president in 2019,... Continue
Members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the House of Representatives from Lagos State on Saturday endorsed the State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode for a second term in... Continue
State of the Nation Address by the President of the Republic of South Africa, Mr Cyril Ramaphosa     Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Baleka Mbete, Chairperson of... Continue
ARINZE IGBOELI Before I delve into the thrust of this piece, let me share a story that happened in the 2003 elections. That day been April the 19th 2003,... Continue
OLUSEGUN ADENIYI For a man who came to power without contesting an election in the real sense of the word, one can forgive Governor Alhaji Yahaya Bello if he... Continue

Business

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax malpractices by Multinational Corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as ‘foreign corrupt practices’. She... Continue
The Board of Directors of Nigerian Breweries Plc has announced its results for the 2017 operating year with a dividend recommendation of N33 billion to its shareholders. The recommendation,... Continue
Although BBNaija debuted in 2006 (as Big Brother Nigeria), the second season which featured in 2017 ushered in a new wave of excitement and curiosity from lovers of the... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Billionaire businessman and Chairman of Honeywell Group, Dr. Oba Otudeko, Wednesday confirmed that his companies are no longer indebted to Ecobank Nigeria. Giving his evidence before Justice... Continue
  Actis, a leading growth markets investor has started construction on “Douala Grand Mall & Business Park”, Cameroon’s first destination retail & leisure mall. Developed by Actis and local... Continue
Ecobank, the leading pan-African banking group, has won “Bank of the Year” awards in five of its countries of operation.   Ecobank scored the five-trophy hall at The Banker... Continue

Feature

Health

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The fight against illicit drugs in Nigeria may have failed as posited by renowned Professor Isidor Obot. Professor Obot stated that it was due to personal interests and... Continue
Naked mole rats are incredibly resistant to certain types of pain, have a high immunity to cancer and can survive 18minutes without oxygen but they may also hold the... Continue
The Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has called on the wives of Governors of the South West States to continue to collaborate for the improvement in the... Continue
The Government of Nigeria has launched  a mass vaccination campaign to prevent the spread of yellow fever on Thursday (January 25) with support from the World Health Organization (WHO)... Continue
Emeka Ozumba The Wife of the Governor of Anambra State, and founder of Caring Family Enhancement Initiative (CAFÉ), Chief (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano (Osodieme) has become Smile Train Goodwill Ambassador... Continue
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

Interview

Metro

Wave making real estate company, Merit Abode Nigeria Limited, Saturday hosted couples and scores of their customers to a lavish Love and Investment dinner in Lagos. The event, compered... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A man simply known as Victor dumps wife, Adaora, and she has suffered heart break after she used all her money and sent him abroad for greener... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A man, Damilola Oladipupo has been arrested for allegedly being in possession of a short pistol at Fela’s African Shrine in Lagos. The incident happened at Agidingbi... Continue
The police in Katsina State have commenced investigations into the circumstances that led to the death of the wife of a member of Katsina State House of Assembly, Binta... Continue
President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote has assured that the Apapa Port Wharf concrete road currently under construction by his company, AG Dangote would be delivered on schedule to... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Some residential buildings abandoned by their owners in high brow areas of Federal Capital Territory, Abuja have turned to some sort of blessing for  commercial sex workers.... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

Dr. Alex Ekwueme, Nigeria’s former Vice President and of one of the founding fathers of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was on Friday laid to rest. The burial ceremony... Continue
  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

Sports

FRANCIS ACHI /Abuja Udoji (left)  with wife and child.    Former captain of Enyimba FC of Aba, Chinedu Udoji is dead. He was aged 29.  The no nonsense defender... Continue
“Iron” Mike Tyson dead of heart attack is a celebrity death hoax. There is no truth to a viral social media post that the boxing legend had experienced a... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 45-year old Babangida Garuba who was caught having sex with a 10-year old girl has confessed that he derives sexual satisfaction better with underaged girls in... Continue
 IKPO IGBINOBA President of the Nigeria Tennis Federation, NTF, Mr. Dayo Akindoju has dismissed claims that he abandoned wheelchair tennis after assuming office in June 2017. In an exclusive... Continue
News coming from the Lagos State Government says the Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, has ordered and approved with immediate effect, the dissolution of the 36 sports associations excluding the... Continue
UEFA has announced the extension of Mastercard’s partnership with the UEFA Champions League for the 2018-21 cycle, continuing its relationship with the leading global payments and technology company which... Continue

World

MICHAEL AKINOLA Embattled Jacob Zuma resigned as President of South Africa on Wednesday, reluctantly heeding orders by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) to bring an end to his... Continue
FRANCIS ACHI/who was in Morocco Mubarak Abubakar, a Nigerian student  in Morocco      At a time when hardship is really hitting millions of Nigerians very hard with the... Continue
North Korea has called on “all Koreans at home and abroad” to make a “breakthrough” for unification without foreign assistance. The rare announcement, which was made via the official... Continue
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

Latest News

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE l A parish of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG has... Continue
Wave making real estate company, Merit Abode Nigeria Limited, Saturday hosted couples and scores... Continue
A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mr Fatai Oluwa, has said... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A Lagos based legal practitioner, Barrister Godwin Omoaka lost his Toyota Highlander... Continue
JOHN NDU The Independent Media Support Organization, IMSO has finalized every arrangement to organise... Continue
To mark the 76th birthday celebration of Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, youths of the... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 35-year- old Fredrick Amakiri has landed in trouble after he reportedly... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 40-year-old housewife, Mrs Binta Adebayo, who operated an illegal orphanage home... Continue
Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A man simply known as Victor dumps wife, Adaora, and she has... Continue