Entertainment

On Tuesday, December 12, it turned 20 years that Nigeria’s popular gospel music maestro, Olayinka Joel Ayefele, simply known as Yinka Ayefele had the ghastly auto accident that changed... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Juju music maestro, King Sunny Ade will be leading over 100 artistes cutting across all genres of music to perform at this year’s One Lagos Fiesta, the... Continue
The widely celebrated comedy pioneer Ali Baba has promised fans that the upcoming edition of his annual ‘January 1st Concert’ will be an impressive upgrade over the previous editions. The... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE A columnist with Nigeria’s ThisDay Newspaper, Lanre Alfred, has released a new book titled ‘The Titans: Amazing Exploits of Nigeria’s Greatest Achievers.’ The book, fifth of Alfred’s... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA This weekend much hyped concert of embattled Nigeria’s topmost afro-fusion artist,Burna Boy scheduled to hold in Lagos has been cancelled. In a statement on Thursday by Bavent... Continue
His Imperial Majesty Oba Babatunde Adewale Ajayi, the paramount ruler and Akarigbo of Remoland has been honoured as the Global Peace Leader by the Art4Peace Initiative. The monarch was... Continue

Education

The Lagos State Government has concluded plans to commence disbursements of bursaries and scholarships before the end of the month of December. Special Adviser to the Governor on Education,... Continue
In furtherance of the Lagos State Government objective of addressing the problem of adult literacy in the State, the Government has trained another batch of 250 facilitators in Andragogigal... Continue
No fewer than 51 teachers in Lagos failed the Professional Qualifying Examination (PQE) conducted by the Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria (TRCN) in Lagos State. Mr Gbolahan Enilolobo, the... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 28-year old man, Analike Valentine has been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for allegedly having sex with a six-year old girl in his room.... Continue
The HOW (Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe) Foundation has reiterated its commitment to youth development by organising the second edition of “Be the Best’’ series. The two day seminar were held... Continue
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

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The police at Area M Command, Idimu, Lagos has arrested a crippled man who was usually on the streets on daily basis  begging as he was found... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE Concerned Nigerians who have been following the protest in recent times by some Nigerians calling for the scrapping of the Operations of the Federal and State Special Anti-Robbery... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Residents wondered what would have been the motive for a young man, Tolani Yusuf to have jumped from a three storey building. The incident happened at Agarawu... Continue
Security agents and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) monitoring team have discovered 144 trucks of petrol not streamed by some marketers in Kano. The NNPC Group General Manager, Public... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Nigerian dancehall star, Damini Ogulu, popularly known as ‘Burna Boy’ on Friday submitted himself to the Lagos State Police Command to state his side of the story over allegations... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Two teenage girls between 13 and 10 were still in agony after they lost their virginity due to sexual molestation by their fathers against their wish. The... Continue

Politics

  All Progressives Congress, APC,  National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Saturday in Ibadan declared the death of opposition parties in Oyo State. Tinubu made the declaration  during a... Continue
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the registration of 21 new political parties, bringing the number of registered parties in the country to 67. The approval, according... Continue
“The attention of the Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Media Office has been drawn to the front page lead story of The SUN newspaper of yesterday, which sensationally and ridiculously... Continue
Nigerian ruling party, All Progressives Congress, (APC), has reacted to the outcome of the just concluded national convention of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), saying the party won’t change from... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The outcome of the just concluded convention of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) seemed to have deepened the fragile peace they had enjoyed as protests trail the... Continue
Ms Fatima Atiku-Abubakar, one of former vice president Atiku Abubakar’s daughters and Adamawa State commissioner for health, has said she has not followed her father to the opposition Peoples... Continue

Business

Security agents and Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) monitoring team have discovered 144 trucks of petrol not streamed by some marketers in Kano. The NNPC Group General Manager, Public... Continue
  West African governments are clamping down on non-compliance among business and individual taxpayers as they strive to improve their low tax-to-GDP ratios or internally generated revenues. As the... Continue
  The number of new malicious files processed by Kaspersky Lab’s in-lab detection technologies  reached 360,000 a day in 2017, which is 11.5% more than the previous year. After... Continue
  Nigeria has signed a joint declaration on Economic Cooperation with the European Free Trade Association (EFTA)  in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on the sidelines of the World Trade Organisation... Continue
        Businesses in Nigeria can securely request and receive payments directly from their customers without any hassles using PayU’s innovative and secure product called PayU Receive. ... Continue
Three top managers of First City Monument Bank, FCMB attached to the McCarthy Street, Onikan, Lagos branch have been brought before a Lagos Magistrate Court for allegedly stealing the sum... Continue

Feature

Health

The Acting Registrar of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), Dr. T.A.B. Sanusi finally appeared before the Senate Committee on Health led by Senator Dr. Lanre Tejuoso on... Continue
The Chairman Senate Committee on Health, Senator Dr. Lanre Tejuoso has lamented that Nigeria’s health sector has remained underfunded. Senator Tejuoso highlighted this fact on the floor of the... Continue
The Senate Committee on Health has summoned Dr. T.A.B. Sanusi, the Acting Registrar of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) over a petition the committee received from medical... Continue
The Senate Committee on Health has summoned Dr. T.A.B. Sanusi, the Acting Registrar of Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN) over a petition the committee received from medical... Continue
Mercer, a global consulting leader in health, wealth and career and wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc. (NYSE: MMC),  has announced an expanded footprint as part of... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Buhari has handed over a fully-equipped, state-of-the-art maternity complex to the Katsina State Government, in fulfillment of her commitment to improving... Continue

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 47-year old, Chime Onyejekwu has opted to go to prison over his wife’s constant threats to jail him as he eventually forced the wife to send... Continue
As the Lagos State Government commences the yuletide sale of Lake Rice at various centres across the State, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mr. Oluwatoyin Suarau has assured that the... Continue
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday officially unveiled an ultra modern recreational park in Alausa, Ikeja, in honour of three former Governors of the State, Brigadier Mobolaji... Continue
In recognition of her efforts to empower Nigerian women, Wife of the President, Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari has been honoured as African Empowerment Legend. The award ceremony was organized... Continue
Eye witness report confirmed that a petrol tanker fell on FESTAC bridge a while ago in Lagos.  It was reported that lives and properties were feared lost in the... Continue
The Federal Government on Tuesday completed the final handing over of the Presidential Lodge, Marina to the Lagos State Government about twenty years after the journey to actualize it... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

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
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

Sports

 Coach Bala Nikyu   Nigeria’s U-17, the Flamingoes,  scraped through to the final round of the African qualification series for the 6th FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup on Saturday, but... Continue
IKPO IGBINOBA  A former top-notch Nigerian handball coach based in the United Kingdom was close to tears at the weekend when he saw the sorry state of facilities and... Continue
  The number of gold labeled athletes eager to compete at the 2018 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, slated for February 10, keeps growing by the day. The latest... Continue
The 2015 team of Project Friendship Initiative at the Kidsport Charity Cup at the Campos Mini Stadium in Lagos    The 2017 edition of Kidsport Charity Cup holds on Saturday... Continue
 IKPO IGBINOBA Nigerian Army team and Coach Ihaza Again, the Nigerian Army sports machine has come to life, several years of being comatose.  The resurgence of Army sports is... Continue
   First Vice  President of Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Barrister Seyi Akinwunmi, has been named head of a 4-man panel to unravel the issues behind the slip that led to... Continue

World

Destinations around the world welcomed 1.1 billion international tourists between January and October 2017, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. This represents a 7% increase on the... Continue
  Achraf Baznani and Yamal Din, Morocco,Aissa Mammasse, Algeria , Jimah St, Nigeria and  Olesya Novik, Russia / Egypt are the African artists whose work will be present in The International Surrealism Now... Continue
On Sunday, December 10, U.S. Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Thomas H. Goldberger presented graduation certificates to 370 young Egyptians from Cairo, Alexandria, and the Nile Delta on their completion of... Continue
Cameroonian authorities detained Patrice Nganang, a Cameroonian-American academic and columnist, as he attempted to fly to Zimbabwe from Douala on December 6, according to his lawyer and media reports. The... Continue
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence of Canada,  today (December 9, 2017) issued the following statement after... Continue
  A Congolese fashion designer is promoting safe sex with a collection of clothes made of condoms that she hopes will help combat HIV/AIDS in the central African country.... Continue

Latest News

  All Progressives Congress, APC,  National Leader, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu on Saturday in Ibadan... Continue
 Coach Bala Nikyu   Nigeria’s U-17, the Flamingoes,  scraped through to the final round... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 47-year old, Chime Onyejekwu has opted to go to prison over... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The police at Area M Command, Idimu, Lagos has arrested a crippled... Continue
On Tuesday, December 12, it turned 20 years that Nigeria’s popular gospel music maestro,... Continue
PAUL IYOGHOJIE Concerned Nigerians who have been following the protest in recent times by... Continue
OLUCHI TOBEX TOBE-CHUKWU/ Kano The Chairman of Kano State Sports Commission, Alhaji Ibrahim Galadima... Continue
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has approved the registration of 21 new political... Continue
 EJIMONU UDENKA  A desperate move by Iyom Uche Ekwunife, who lost the disputed Senate seat... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Residents wondered what would have been the motive for a young man,... Continue