Entertainment

Buckle up fast, because all the mean supercar machines of the world’s most adrenaline-fuelled film franchise are bolting down the road at breakneck speed!  From Saturday 1 April to Sunday 9 Apri, M-Net... Continue
After 15 years of ground-breaking music concerts around the country, Nigerian Breweries Plc, is overhauling its music platform, Star Music The Trek, in a move that’ll be a pleasant... Continue
Following a string of ethnic conflicts in some parts of the country, journalists reporting the events are being threatened with death and arson, the Journalists for Democratic Rights, JODER... Continue
Is Africa about to overtake the rest of the world as the leading provider of home and mobile entertainment? That’s the question Nigerian Entertainment Conference seeks to answer as... Continue
  “Living on the Edge”, the first edition of the Lagos Biennial of contemporary art will be held from 14 October to 22 December 2017 in six different venues across Nigeria’s... Continue
  Organisers of the prestigious pan-African reward and recognition platform for professionals in the film industry, Africa Movie Academy Awards have asked for an enduring partnership with the Lagos... Continue

Education

Baseline Records star, Raoul John Njeng-Njeng otherwise known as Skales has paid a courtesy visit to popular secondary school, Christ The King International School situated in Gbagada area of... Continue
ABRAHAM OLADIPUPO/Ibadan The management of the University of Ibadan has appealed to members of the Non-Academic Staff Unions of the institution to show more understanding over their decision to... Continue
  President Muhammadu Buhari has assured that his administration would respond promptly to the demands of universities in the country. Buhari, who is the Visitor to the University of... Continue
Adamu Adamu
Adamu Adamu, Minister of Education    Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU,  University of Calabar Zone, has bemoaned the high rate of mortality rate  among its members  in the... Continue
 Some groups have raised the alarm over the alleged plot to kidnapsome principal officers of the University of Calabar, UNICAL, in Cross River State.The groups under the aegis of... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE   A weekly print media enterprise education programme designed to assist entrepreneurs start, plan and grow their businesses would be launched by the Youth Enterprise With Innovation... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Three suspected kidnappers, who abducted a female police sergeant and a lawyer at Agbowa area of Lagos State and then demanded N5 million ransom in February, have... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE  Two Lagos Island youths, Olamilekan Kosoko, 21 and Tobi Quan, 28, have been arrested by the operatives of the Federal Special Anti Robbery Squad, FSARS, Adeniji Adele... Continue
  PAUL IYOGHOJIE A suspected car thief, Matthias Isha, 28 who allegedly stole a Toyota Camry car with registration number SMK-318DD valued at N1.8 million from a car hire... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 45-year old trader at Alaba International Market in Lagos, Emmanuel Lucky has been arrested for defiling and impregnating a 13 year-old student and hawker. Lucky was... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 28-year old woman, Mrs Adeola Jimoh has landed in trouble after she allegedly stripped her female neighbour, Joy Nwanga and exposed her private parts during public... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE  The police have arrested a minister with the Mountain of Fire Ministry, Oshodi District, Lagos Pastor  Franklin Chinedu for allegedly defrauding a widow, Charity Onje Isaac who... Continue

Politics

President Muhammadu Buhari has described Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), as one whose understanding of politics has helped in unseating an incumbent government... Continue
  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday lauded his predecessor in office and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola for his achievements during the... Continue
BY  MICHAEL JEGEDE  The delayed Anambra Central senatorial rerun election has, no doubt, become an issue of great concern to most discerning Nigerians, who believe that the Independent National... Continue
EMMANUEL NICHOLAS  Not many could rise above partisanship to acknowledge the depth of knowledge and passion Governor Udom Emmanuel possesses as he rode to power in 2015. But one... Continue
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, has said that Nigeria is not changing for the worse in spite of the present challenges facing... Continue
A former Minister of Aviation, Chief Osita Chidoka, has joined the race in the Anambra governor election, slated for 18 November. Chidoka told a consultative meeting of the Peoples... Continue

Business

The Central Bank of Nigeria has approved the grant of a Wholesale Development Finance Institution Licence with national authorisation to the Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) Plc, the Minister... Continue
The Association of Alade Market Men and Women in conjunction with Ikeja Local Government, will be hosting a week long trade fair in the month of April. In a... Continue
Union Bank, Nigeria’s longest-standing and innovative bank, has launched over 100 state-of-the-art branches across Nigeria. This comes as the bank celebrates its 100-year anniversary, while also reaffirming its commitment... Continue
A star studded, exclusive red carpet even brought together Nollywood’s finest and Silicon Valley Geeks recently at the Filmhouse IMAX Cinemas in Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria. The event dubbed ‘Geeks... Continue
Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State on Friday said that the state would fulfill its outstanding counterpart funding of $15.01 million to the Lekki Free Trade Zone (LFTZ) to... Continue
Oyo State Governor, Senator Abiola Ajimobi on Friday inaugurated a N300 million Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Data and Service Centre in Ibadan. The centre, built at the Oyo... Continue

Feature

Health

The nation’s health sector, at the weekend, received a major boost, as Skipper Seil Group in partnership with Eye-Q, unveiled a state-of-the-art facility, known as Skipper Eye-Q Super Speciality... Continue
  Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, has debunked the claims in the media that a Lagos High Court has ruled on the safety of two its products, Fanta and Sprite.... Continue
 FRANCIS  ACHI/ Abuja   Dr Olajide Adebola, member of FIFA Medicals  Hypertension, a deadly medical condition, has knocked out 41 players from playing in the Nationnwide  League One after they... Continue
Experts have raised the alarm over the global upsurge in the number of people suffering from stroke. The experts made the observation Tuesday at a media roundtable organized by... Continue
Thursday 9 March, sultry actress Juliet Ibrahim engaged friends, colleagues and the general public on a walk through some major streets of Lekki, Lagos to commemorate the World Kidney... Continue
  The Executive Director, Action Health Incorporated, Mrs Adenike Esiet, has advised parents and teachers to teach children sexuality education at an appropriate age to reduce early moral decadence.... Continue

Interview

Metro

The Association of Alade Market Men and Women in conjunction with Ikeja Local Government, will be hosting a week long trade fair in the month of April. In a... Continue
  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday lauded his predecessor in office and Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Fashola for his achievements during the... Continue
Church4Real
As part of its Community Impact Initiative, Church4Real – a branch of Church of God Mission located at Afisman Drive in the Anifowoshe area of Ikeja, came out in... Continue
TAIWO ADELU  As All Progressives Congress (APC)  National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu clocks 65 on 29 March, a socio-political group, Asiwaju Frontliners, is mobilizing its members to pray... Continue
  Fifty eight-year-old Taiwo Momoh, who attempted murder by trying to jump into lagoon in Lagos on Friday says that she was pushed to committing suicide in order to... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni has revealed that the Police will continue to monitor, Mrs Taiwo Titilayo Momoh, the woman who attempted to commit... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) said it has recovered 55 designer wristwatches, 37 gold jewellery, weighing 1,907.9g and another 15 pieces of fashion jewellery from Abdullahi Mukhtar,... Continue
  On Monday 21 February, Ile-Ife, Osun State was agog as many throng the ancient city to celebrate Aje Festival (Goddess of Wealth). Markets in Ile-Ife were closed for... Continue
On Monday, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode insisted plans are afoot to remove yellow buses popularly known as Danfo from Lagos roads for a more efficient, well-structured and... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE   On Saturday night, Mrs Aisha Buhari flew to the United Kingdom to be with her husband, President Muhammadu Buhari who is in London on vacation. The... Continue
    Amidst the wicked rumours of his purported death and the denouncement by his Senior Special Assistant on media, Mallam Garba Shehu, a relaxed vacationing Nigerian President Muhammadu... Continue
  Lagos based Public Relations agency, Media Panache Nigeria has released their resilience-themed photo shoot today, Saturday; 31 December, 2016. Shot by popular celebrity photographer Shola Animashaun, the thought-provoking... Continue

Sports

After 15 years of ground-breaking music concerts around the country, Nigerian Breweries Plc, is overhauling its music platform, Star Music The Trek, in a move that’ll be a pleasant... Continue
Chief Ikechukwu Madu  The much awaited second edition of Mayedero Cup will kick off on 8 April, 2017 at Igando Palace playground, Alimosho, Lagos. Chairman Organizing Committee, Prince Sulaiman... Continue
  The Project consultant for the Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championships, Bukola Olopade, has promised a world class private sector driven championships. Olopade, whose company, Nilayo, is behind... Continue
  Twice Hiba Feredj has led Algerian team to tame Nigeria and Egypt in major competitions and the London-based star is ready to shoulder the responsibility again at the... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA with agency report Legendary five-time World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Evander Holyfield will be in Lagos, Nigeria in May to engage in the most anticipated exhibition boxing match... Continue
  The Super Eagles’ second international friendly, against Burkina Faso in London on Monday, has been called off after seven players in the Burkinabe contingent failed to secure entry... Continue

World

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan, 32, are expecting their second baby. In a Facebook post, Zuckerberg, 32, announced the couple is expecting another baby girl, two years... Continue
  FUNSHO AROGUNDADE ONE Campaign, an international advocacy and campaigning organization has disclosed that globally, 130 million girls are not in school. The group affirms that, because poverty is... Continue
The United States (U.S.) Consulate in Nigeria has announced the debut of its Conversation Café series to herald discussions around the African American experience and the strength which lies... Continue
  An unidentified man was shot and his body was found on Jacaraipe beach, in the metropolitan area of Vitoria, EspÌrito Santo.   A Brazilian city’s murder rate has... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE/with agency reports A United States Appeals Court has upheld a ruling against Mr. Buruji Kashamu, a Nigerian senator who faces drug charges related to the hit TV... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE with agency reports   Adama Barrow, a successful property developer who has never held public office, has defied the odds to score a shock victory in The... Continue

Latest News

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Three suspected kidnappers, who abducted a female police sergeant and a lawyer... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE  Two Lagos Island youths, Olamilekan Kosoko, 21 and Tobi Quan, 28, have... Continue
The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, Professor Itse Sagay, has fired... Continue
The Central Bank of Nigeria has approved the grant of a Wholesale Development Finance... Continue
  PAUL IYOGHOJIE A suspected car thief, Matthias Isha, 28 who allegedly stole a... Continue
The Association of Alade Market Men and Women in conjunction with Ikeja Local Government,... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE The children of famous Nigerian journalist and lawyer, late Chief Horatio Nelson Agedah... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 45-year old trader at Alaba International Market in Lagos, Emmanuel Lucky... Continue
The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has warned Yoruba groups including the Afenifere over... Continue
  ABRAHAM OLADIPUPO/ IBADAN Nigeria must learn to engage the youths and women in... Continue

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