Entertainment

Burna Boy is set to bring down the roof and raise the standard and quality of shows this December with The Burna Boy Show. The Live Concert, powered by Bavent Street... Continue
The Lip Sync Battle Africa (Season 2) pop phenomenon, which premiered on MTV Base on Wednesday 22 April 2017, was wrapped up in grand style at a special Lip Sync Battle... Continue
Thousands of aspiring actors from various states across Nigeria flooded Planet One Event Centre, Maryland, Lagos, on Saturday, August 12, to attend an open audition for the new season... Continue
Foremost Disc Jockey, Jimmy Jatt has announced the upcoming edition of his annual music show ‘Jimmy’s Jump Off’ which will hold on September 16 at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja. Tagged “The... Continue
One of Nigeria’s iconic rappers, M.I Abaga, is set to headline Legend Extra Stout’s signature nationwide music tour, Real Deal Experience, in Abuja come Saturday, 2 September, 2017 at The C-Palms, Galadimawa,... Continue
Mrs Emmanuelle  Ravot of Alliance Francaise with some of the female students.    The Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) is set to send another set of film students on... Continue

Education

As entries closed for this year’s Maltina Teacher of the Year, organisers of the initiative, Nigerian Breweries Plc, has said the edition attracted entries from all 36 states and... Continue
Britain’s Coventry University is inviting potential students to its open days across Nigeria next week to highlight the value a United Kingdom university education provides, particularly for those wanting... Continue
Africa Sings, an annual chorale from the University of Lagos, Department of Creative Arts students’ stable, is already gathering momentum, as this year’s event is set to take place.... Continue
The Lagos State Government, through the Ministry of Education, has announced that students seeking transfer into public secondary schools in the state will undergo a screening test to determine... Continue
In line with the Lagos State government’s drive to eradicate all forms of abuse against children, the Ikeja Local Government through the department of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation,... Continue
The event hall of Olusegun Obasanjo Presidential Library, Oke Mosan, Abeokuta witnessed a deluge of dignitaries and constituents as the senator representing Ogun Central Senatorial District, Senator Dr. Lanre... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 36-year old businesswoman, Mrs. Aina Adeola has been arrested and charged before a Lagos court after she allegedly bolted away with Chivita company’s N5million worth of... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   A 29-year old suspect, Ifeanyichukwu Udeh who was arraigned in court for stealing has confessed that he was not ready to blame himself because he had... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Igbo people resident in South Africa have revealed that there were many dimensions to the bloody war between the two brothers, Chief Aloysius Ikegwuonu a.k.a Bishop and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Two men suspected to be magicians, Abubakar Mohammed and Ali Umar have been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for allegedly abusing the Nigerian currency through their... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 45-year old Ayo Fadairo has been arrested and charged before a Lagos court for sexual harassment and assault by allegedly touching a woman’s breasts and buttock.... Continue
Locking up more than 209 children in Lagos State prisons for sundry offences such as hawking and crossing the highways has, no doubt, violated their rights as encapsulated by... Continue

Politics

Engr. Segun Oni, a Governorship Aspirant of All Progressives Congress (APC) in the Ekiti 2018 guber election, says his re-election bid is a redemption mission and urges every progressive-minded... Continue
The convoy of about a dozen vehicles entered quietly into Ise, a sleepy community in the South Senatorial District of Ekiti State, ostensibly for a crucial business. The team... Continue
BY IGBOELI ARINZE Of a truth, asides President Mohammadu Buhari, Atiku Abubakar and Nasir El Rufai, no other politician has been so unfairly maligned like Senator Andy Uba. This... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The influence of the National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, ( APC), Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu no doubt have kept the party together in the state... Continue
Sathiyan Gnanasekaran is the second Indian after Sharath Achanta to have won an ITTF Tour title after his triumph at the 2016 Belgium Open and 24-year-old believes he can... Continue
The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, says the federal government is committed to repositioning the country to enable it take its rightful place. Shittu said this on Friday in... Continue

Business

As entries closed for this year’s Maltina Teacher of the Year, organisers of the initiative, Nigerian Breweries Plc, has said the edition attracted entries from all 36 states and... Continue
Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) remitted $29.8 billion to the federation account and $1.2 billion to Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2002 and 2016. Mr Igo Weli, General... Continue
Kano State Government, Dangote Group and Black Rhino Group on Thursday in Kano signed a $150 million Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Solar Power project. The project is expected... Continue
The federal government through the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) and the Credit Bureau Association of Nigeria (CBAN) have said that a well-structured credit reporting system would improve... Continue
A.P. Moller Holding has together with PKA, PensionDanmark and Lægernes Pension launched a new infrastructure fund with a focus on Africa. The fund has received commitments of USD 550... Continue
The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and Liverpool FC Wednesday announced a multi-year partnership that will see Western Union, a leader in global payment and money transfer services, become... Continue

Feature

Health

Mrs. Aisha Muhammadu Buhari recently laid the foundation stone for the construction of a Maternity Clinic at the Daura General Hospital, Katsina State on Thursday, May 18, 2017. The... Continue
The Nutrition Society of Nigeria on Thursday advocated joint effort of family members in supporting mothers to carry out exclusive breastfeeding of newborns for the first six months. Prof.... Continue
The Chairman Senate committee on Health Senator Lanre Tejuoso said the Senate is reviewing the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) Act to make healthcare delivery affordable in the country.... Continue
The outgoing Sole Administrator of Ikeja Local Government, Engr. Abiodun Taiwo, has described the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu as a living... Continue
Gonorrhoea infections are increasing, but doctors are running out of antibiotics that can fight the increasingly resistant bacteria causing the sexually-transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on... Continue
The senator representing Ogun Central Senatorial District and Chairman Senate Committee On Health, Senator Dr. Lanre Tejuoso said achieving Universal Health Coverage is possible in Nigeria with the National... Continue

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE President Muhammad Buhari National broadcast on Monday may have foreclosed the hope of realizing the Republic of Biafra being agitated by Nnamdi Kanu’s Independent People of Biafra,... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE There is really war of attrition between a husband, Mr Okoronta (surname withheld)  and his wife Agnes over the sudden denial of sex by the wife because... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The good intention of Catholic priest, Rev. Father (Dr) Paul Obayi popularly known as ‘Okunerere’ to bring meaningful  development in Nguru community in Enugu State has turned... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   A 29-year old suspect, Ifeanyichukwu Udeh who was arraigned in court for stealing has confessed that he was not ready to blame himself because he had... Continue
BY STEVE AYORINDE Lagos chooses to be a resilient city that does not evade or wish away challenges. Rather, like every mega city alive to its responsibility, it chooses... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE It appears a challenging time for some mentally deranged people who roam the streets of Lagos as recent clampdown and mob attacks on suspected ritualists seems to... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

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
The acting president, Prof Yemi Osinbajo was in Calabar, Cross River State, in continuation of the Niger Delta New Vision engagement, as well as to launch the #MSMEClinic. He was... Continue
Contrary to the malicious rumours being peddled by some Nigerians, President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja stepped out to join hundreds of Muslim faithful to perform the Juma’at... Continue

Sports

Manchester City have signed Nigerian striker Olanrewaju Kayode from Austria Vienna and immediately loaned him out to Girona. The 24-year-old became the fifth City player to join the Spanish... Continue
FRANCIS ACHI/Abuja It was a big embarrassment at the National Stadium, Abuja when three companies -Zeminex Nig. Ltd, Micnovos Nig. Ltd, B.N. Donagel Ltd.- seized properties beloging to the... Continue
Governor Udom Emmanuel (right) explaining some points to the President of Nigeria Football Federation, Mr. Amaju Pinnick during a courtesy call on the Governor by Pinnick and his team... Continue
For the support received by the team during the playing tour to the United Kingdom, Buruj Sports Academy on Tuesday visited the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi,... Continue
  Governor Akinwumi Ambode (left) presents prize money to Omar Assar of Egypt  Governor of Lagos State, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode has pledged to increase the prize money for the Seamaster... Continue
  Bode Abiodun, beats Aruna Quadri on Saturday at the Lagos 2017 ITTF Nigeria Open  Number one seed in men’s singles, Nigerian top player, Aruna Quadri has been sent... Continue

World

Nigeria’s Former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo is presently in Zambia. His mission in Lusaka is to make peace between the current President, Edgar Chagwa Lungu and the main opposition... Continue
Soldiers wielding batons and whips have launched a ‘ruthless’ attack on police in Zimbabwe amid growing tensions under 93-year-old President Robert Mugabe.  Security forces said about 100 uniformed troops... Continue
Amir Khan and his wife Faryal Makhdoom  Amir Khan and his wife Faryal Makhdoom sensationally announced their marriage is over in an explosive ongoing row on Twitter, which has... Continue
Nigerian man has been arrested in eastern France after being found with condoms stuffed with 79,000 euros ($90,000) hidden in his stomach, customs officials said Monday. The man, arrested... Continue
A United Nations media rights expert has rejected the demand of a Saudi-led group of countries to close Al Jazeera, saying it would be “a major blow to media... Continue
An amorous couple died after their off road vehicle rolled into a lake while they had sex , say police. The 22 year-olds could not escape from their Russian-made... Continue

Latest News

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE President Muhammad Buhari National broadcast on Monday may have foreclosed the hope... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE There is really war of attrition between a husband, Mr Okoronta (surname... Continue
Burna Boy is set to bring down the roof and raise the standard and quality... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 36-year old businesswoman, Mrs. Aina Adeola has been arrested and charged... Continue
In the first six months of 2017, the federal government has released a total... Continue
ABDULRASAQ MAGAJI If further proof was needed of how desperate and devious Senate President,... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The return of President Muhammadu Buhari to Nigeria at the weekend to... Continue
Dangote Group and Kano State Government have donated N500 million each as assistance to... Continue
All Progressives Congress national leader, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has urged Nigerians to remain... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE The good intention of Catholic priest, Rev. Father (Dr) Paul Obayi popularly... Continue