Entertainment

Two of Nigeria’s biggest music stars, Duncan Mighty and Harrysong are set to thrill fans in Port Harcourt as Nigeria’s biggest nationwide music concert, Real Deal Experience returns to... Continue
The 14th edition of Abuja International Film Festival ended in grand style last weekend in the Federal Capital Territory with an award ceremony where leading actors and many hit... Continue
Heineken has unveiled Nigerian-American music star, Jidenna as host of the 2017 Live Your Music parties set to hold in Abuja and Lagos on 27 and 28 October respectively. This was announced by Franco... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Africa’s dynamic broadcaster, Kwesé on Thursday announced the launch of its entertainment and sports television network, Kwese TV in Nigeria. Kwesé TV, the newest kid on the block,... Continue
LUCAS T. PONUWEI My attention, like that of many other Nigerians, was immediately arrested by TSTV, the new pay-television service provider, which launched on 1 October. Pre-launch, social media... Continue
The organisers of the Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards, otherwise known as The SERAS CSR Awards Africa, have announced a nine-member list of erudite professionals and global CSR and sustainability... Continue

Education

Federal Government has said that the modern 400-bed teaching hospital built by the legal luminary and founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), is... Continue
Bishop David Oyedepo, the presiding Bishop of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, has declared that the greatest challenge facing the black man today is not intellectual bankruptcy, but laziness... Continue
Mr. Felix Udochukwu Ariguzo, a teacher with Mastercare International School, Asaba, Delta State, has emerged the Maltina Teacher of the Year for 2017 in the highpoint of the competition’s... Continue
Abadina College, the premier public secondary school in the University of Ibadan, has been rebuilt by the Alumni Association of the school. This was done in other to create... Continue
The students of Lumen Christi International High School, Arue-Uromi, Edo State won this year’s SEPLAT Pearls Quiz competition. The annual competition is organised by SEPLAT Petroleum Development Company PLC, operators of... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The vision for improved standard and qualitative education in the institutions of higher learning may remain a mirage for years to come when one considers what is... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 36-year old secondary school teacher, Stephen Owolabi has been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for allegedly defiling an 11 year old girl in the... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It was a bad day for some bandits as peace returned to the Ejigbo community in Lagos following killing of four notorious armed robbers during a gun battle... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Relative peace has returned to the Ago-Okota area of Lagos following the arrest of 42 suspected criminals in their various hideouts. The police raided the entire area... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Relative peace has returned to the Ago-Okota area of Lagos following the arrest of 42 suspected criminals in their various hideouts when the police raided the entire... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The police at Ire Akari Division in Isolo  have arrested a man identified as Olu who allegedly battered a married lover referred to as Madam(real name withheld) for... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Three suspected fraudsters have been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for obtaining N600,000 from a lady and gang raped her in the process. The suspects were... Continue

Politics

As former football star, George Weah and incumbent Vice-President, Joseph Boakai, edge towards what may later be a run off in the Liberian presidential election next month, Olatunji John... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA An Ekiti-based socio-political group, the Ekiti Rebirth Organisation (ERO), has hailed the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) over the recently released schedule for governorship election in the... Continue
The former President of Nigeria and one of the founders of the Peoples Democratic Party,  General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida, has thrown his weight behind the former Governor of Ogun... Continue
EMEKA  OZUMBA  The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano has been lauded for achievements in office by the members of the Association of Anambra Women in Lagos (ASWAL).... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The forthcoming Anambra State governorship election is gaining  momentum by the day following the intrigues that are playing out which could be described as ‘Political Python Dance’ –... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, interim national spokesman and governorship aspirant in Ekiti State, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, has alleged that some politicians opposed to his ambition were plotting... Continue

Business

Nigeria’s image received a boost on Thursday before the international community as former Agriculture Minister, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina formally received the 2017 World Food Prize (WFP) Laureate award in... Continue
Joseph Oyeyani Makoju has been appointed Acting Managing Director of Dangote Cement Plc. Makoju’s appointment was contained in a notice sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday. He... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE With loud cheer, great pride and awesome achievements, leading online classifieds site OLX.com.ng recently clocked five years in Nigeria. The milestone was celebrated with an intimate gathering... Continue
  The African Development Bank has called for global support for Africa’s young farmers and “agripreneurs”, highlighting how agribusiness is the answer to the continent’s youth employment. In collaboration... Continue
The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, on Wednesday ordered full suspension of the trading of shares of Oando Plc for two days. The commission also directed that effective from... Continue
Guinness Nigeria Plc has been commended for strong compliance and due diligence in remitting its tax and statutory obligations to the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS). Customs Area Controller (CAC),... Continue

Feature

Health

Federal Government has said that the modern 400-bed teaching hospital built by the legal luminary and founder of Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Chief Afe Babalola (SAN), is... Continue
The Northern States Governors Forum (NSGF) has selected GE Health care,  a leading global provider of transformational medical technologies and services, as a long-term partner to revitalize healthcare infrastructure in... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Few days after the outbursts by the wife of the president, Mrs. Aisha Buhari on the state of the Aso Rock Clinic in the Presidential Villa, Abuja, more... Continue
The Wife of the President, Mrs Aisha Buhari on Monday carpeted the health care delivery system in the country and called for a probe of the budget utilisation at the... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR The Medical Examiner’s Office on Monday released the autopsy which revealed that alcohol was a substantial factor in the death of a 35-year-old Tagbo Umeike, the friend of... Continue
CYRiACUS IZUEKWE It was an atmosphere of sorrow at Nnewi, Anambra State after a woman identified as Mrs. Cecilia Umeh died in the hospital theater after she was abandoned... Continue

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 29-year old suspected armed robber and cultist kingpin, James Olalekan has made a shocking revelation and confessed that he takes delights in killing people as such... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The operatives of the Lagos State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) led by CSP Ahmed Sanusi has uncovered a jungle joint at Alaba International market in Ojo Local Government... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The management of the largest Nigerian power distribution company, Ikeja Electricity may have thought that the idea of creating monitoring teams to recover debt owed by customers would... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA The Lagos State Government has announced plans to honour the late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti, as the weeklong activities marking his 79th posthumous birthday and the 20th... Continue
The Lagos State Government has announced plans to construct multilayer car parks in strategic locations across the State as part of the traffic management and transport sector reforms aimed... Continue
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode, on Monday said a total of one million housing units are required every year between the next five to 10 years to fix... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

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
The Sole Administrator of Ikeja Local Government, Engr. Abiodun Taiwo on Tuesday handed over to the newly elected Chairman, Engr. Mojeed Alabi Balogun at the council’s secretariat, PM EXPRESS... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE On Wednesday, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission obtained a court orders for the forfeiture of Banana Island, Lagos $37.5 million, 15 Floors, 18 Flats, 6 Penthouses... Continue
Former Miss World 2001 and Fashion Entrepreneur Agbani Darego who recently got married to her heartthrob Ishaya Danjuma is currently on a holiday with her husband, visiting picturesque European cities. The beauty... Continue
The Ikeja Bus Terminal is part of the numerous projects being implemented by the Lagos State Government under the leadership of Mr Akinwunmi Ambode to transform the transport sector.... Continue

Sports

Despite losing one match in their group games, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar have booked their places in the second round of the ITTF World Cup holding... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO The Sabanov’s brothers display their doubles trophies won in the first leg of the Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis last weekend.    The final of men’s doubles in... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO      Hostilities in the past two weeks at the 17th Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship will come to a close on Saturday at the Lagos Lawn... Continue
The Lagos State Sports Commission is collaborating with the Polio Rescue Association to organise the first Polio Rescue Para Soccer Competition. The one day event will hold on Saturday,... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Egyptian Karim-Mohamed Maamoun    As the 17th Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship gradually drawing to a close on Saturday, the coast is being cleared to determine where... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Unsuccessful attempts by Nigerian players to make strong impacts in the annual Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship over the years have been described as the testimony of... Continue

World

  From the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF)in Kigali, Rwanda, Marriott International today announced further expansion plans in Africa with seven new hotel signings. Marriott International was the first... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Governor Akinwumi Ambode will play host to the two weeks Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship from 6-21 October    The 2017 edition of the Governor’s Cup Lagos... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA with agency reports United States President, Donald Trump has described President Muhammadu Buhari and some other African leaders as partners for promoting prosperity and peace. President Trump... Continue
Nigeria’s business mogul, Aliko Dangote has declared that Africa will soon become the food basket of the world.  Dangote told investors “Agriculture, agriculture, agriculture in the United Nations that... Continue
  President Muhammadu Buhari, will on Sunday departs Abuja for New York, to join other world leaders at the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 72).... Continue
For nearly 10 years, the Global First Ladies Alliance (www.GFLA.org) has been convening first ladies for high-level policy dialogues in the US and across Africa. This year, the group... Continue

Latest News

Federal Government has said that the modern 400-bed teaching hospital built by the legal... Continue
BY ADEDARA ODUGUWA After 19 years of the demise of Aare (Oshorun) Moshood Kashimawo... Continue
Nigeria’s image received a boost on Thursday before the international community as former Agriculture... Continue
Despite losing one match in their group games, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 36-year old secondary school teacher, Stephen Owolabi has been arrested and... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO The Sabanov’s brothers display their doubles trophies won in the first leg... Continue
Two of Nigeria’s biggest music stars, Duncan Mighty and Harrysong are set to thrill... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It was a bad day for some bandits as peace returned to the... Continue
Joseph Oyeyani Makoju has been appointed Acting Managing Director of Dangote Cement Plc. Makoju’s... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Relative peace has returned to the Ago-Okota area of Lagos following the... Continue