Entertainment

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
Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Sunday eulogized the virtues of late Afrobeat legend and freedom fighter, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti describing him as an enigmatic artiste who used the... Continue
The new season of MTV Shuga Naija premieres in 2018 and it’s one series many would certainly not want to miss. Shooting is currently under way and the cast... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA After six weeks of lyrical “dopeness” and intense bars, everything came to a crescendo Thursday as 24-year old Franklyn Ikemefuna with the stage name VADER earned the bragging rights as... Continue
The former Nigerian president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo has showed his support to the #NotTooYoungToRun bill which was passed by the Senate on 26 July, 2017 in Samuel Ajibola’s comedy... Continue

Education

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
Book publishers in the country have been urged to embrace Yorùbá writings in order to encourage her writers. Renowned author, Chief Gbemisoye Ayano, stated this as the special guest... Continue
The Lagos State Government on Friday said it is to commence the deployment of day and night guards to enhance security in public schools across the state. The Deputy... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 50-year old retired Customs officer turned native doctor, Akin Babalola,  has been convicted and handed two years imprisonment without an option of fine for defrauding a... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 20-year old man, Philip Yerima has confessed, regretting his inability to bite off a policeman’s ear after he was arrested, convicted before a court and jailed... Continue
 YAHAYA IBRAHIM Fake Oba of Lagos, Salami Oluwatobi Peter  A Lagos Chief Magistrate’s Court in Ebute-Metta, on Monday fixed December 6 for the trial of alleged fraudster Salami Oluwatobi,... Continue
YAHAYA IBRAHIM A Federal High Court in Lagos on Monday told a former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA ), Patrick Akpobolokemi and others that... Continue
 CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Seven pastors of the Christ Embassy Church have landed in trouble over the recent court judgment against the church, as the court ordered them to pay N64m... Continue
 CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Daredevil robbers struck at a popular hotel in the Mushin area of Lagos, attacked and snatched a Toyota Corolla Car said to belong to a randy man who... 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

  Africa holds the key for feeding the nine billion people that will inhabit this planet by 2050, the President of the African Development Bank and 2017 World Food... 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
  A multi-million Naira Youth Farming Initiative that will engage teeming unemployed Nigerian graduates in rice farming has been launched by the Dangote Rice Limited  in Kogi State. This is... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has taken responsibility for granting authorisation to the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC Group Managing Director, Dr. Maikanti Baru for two oil contracts... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Fast growing consumer app, Truecaller, has announced that it will set up its headquarters in Africa, thereby expanding its operations on the continent. For Truecaller, this move... Continue
Western Union, a leader in global payments services, has announced Mr. Gabriel Osikoya, a legal practitioner and Mrs. Gloria Edafe Asedegbega, a businesswoman, as the winners of the ongoing “Western Union® Mega... Continue

Feature

Health

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
Lagos State Governor Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday unveiled the first DNA Forensic Centre in West Africa, saying that the move would go a long way in resolving all... Continue

Interview

Metro

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
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The late Gabriel Okwukogwu may not be resting in peace in his grave after all, as he was said to have attracted the anger of his first... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It was a sad end for two robbers who were shot dead by the night security led by the Deputy State Commander of the Vigilante Group of... 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

  Reigning African football  Queen, Asisat Oshoala,  has revealed scholarships to study in China will be awarded to the best talents at the first-ever Asisat Oshoala  Lagos  State Girls... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Angel Macleod of Nigeria  Some Nigerian players who played their first matches of the Main Draws of the second leg (Futures 5)  in the ongoing 17th Governor’s... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Sir Kessington Adebukunola Adebutu has redeemed his pledge to hand the Super Eagles the sum of N50 million for being the first African... Continue
  Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has congratulated the Akwa United Football Club of Uyo for winning  the maiden edition of the Aiteo Cup. The team won the... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO Borne out of the determination to make a statement at the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia and for the Nigerian team, the Super Eagles to have... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Winner of the women’s singles in the first leg (Futures 4) of the ongoing Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis Championship, Israeli Deniz khazaniuk, has revealed the reason for... 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

  Africa holds the key for feeding the nine billion people that will inhabit... Continue
  Reigning African football  Queen, Asisat Oshoala,  has revealed scholarships to study in China... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The management of the largest Nigerian power distribution company, Ikeja Electricity may... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 50-year old retired Customs officer turned native doctor, Akin Babalola,  has... Continue
LUCAS T. PONUWEI My attention, like that of many other Nigerians, was immediately arrested... Continue
PETER CLAVER OPARAH Only an entrenched and implacable Buhariphobic will work himself into unnecessary... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Angel Macleod of Nigeria  Some Nigerian players who played their first matches... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 20-year old man, Philip Yerima has confessed, regretting his inability to... Continue
ISRAEL TAIWO  Billionaire businessman and philanthropist, Sir Kessington Adebukunola Adebutu has redeemed his pledge... Continue
The organisers of the Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards, otherwise known as The SERAS CSR... Continue