Entertainment

Premiered on June 26, 2024, on YouTube, “Itan Mi” has become one of the most talked-about Yoruba films of the year. This movie, streaming on the Yorubaplus channel, is... Continue
Managing Director/Chief Creative Officer of Noah’s Ark, Mr. Lanre Adisa has emerged the 20th President of the Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN). Adisa emerged president on Saturday... Continue
President of the Association of Advertising Agencies of Nigeria (AAAN), Mr. Steve Babaeko, has described the association as an entity that is stronger than it has ever been. Babaeko,... Continue
Showmax has announced the return of its exclusive BBNaija talk show The Buzz, hosted by media personality Toke Makinwa. The Buzz will premiere on Thursday, 1 August 2024, with... Continue
Global music star, D’Banj announces the release of ‘Worthy,’ a song and visual collaboration with icon and Grammy Award winner Youssou N’Dour and NBC’s The Voice first runner-up Chechi... Continue
The attention of the country’s Advertising professionals and industry stakeholders will focus on Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, where the 51st Annual General Meeting (AGM)/Congress of the Association of... Continue

Education

The Oyo State Health Insurance Agency (OYSHIA) has reeled out plans to provide health insurance coverage for 10,000 pupils in the state. This, the Executive Secretary of the Agency,... Continue
President Bola Tinubu says the Nigerian Education Loan Fund (NELFUND) will thrive on fairness and equity and promote inclusiveness by removing the financial barrier to higher education for Nigerian... Continue
  The Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board (OYOSUBEB) has fixed Monday, July 22- Friday July 26, 2024, for the computer-based test (CBT), for applicants for primary school teachers... Continue
A former student of Bridge House College, Ikoyi Lagos, Cherish Daniel-Markson has been honored by the Warwick University for her outstanding performance in her studies. University of Warwick, United... Continue
The Oyo State Universal Basic Education Board has shut the job application portal opened to hire Public Primary school teachers, after it received 52,423 submitted applications.   Recall that... Continue
Year 2020 marked a turning point for education globally. The COVID-19 pandemic forced a rapid shift, propelling students towards new learning methods, with video conferencing platforms taking centre stage. ... Continue

Editorials

Crime

KINGSLEY EBERE  Police operatives from the Lagos State Command have arrested two business men, Hassan Idi, 35 and Lawal Idris, 42 for allegedly conspiring to buy stolen goods worth... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  A 35-year old lady, Akinbode Yemisi, has been arrested and charged in Lagos State for allegedly swindling a man, Daniel Omoregie, to the tune of N5. 3m... Continue
KINGSLEY EBERE  A 42-year old man, Sunday Obot, has landed in trouble in Lagos State for allegedly luring a 7-year old girl and forcefully engaging her in sex and... Continue
KINGSLEY EBERE  A 42-year old man, Wasiu Lawal, has landed in trouble in Lagos State for allegedly luring a 17-year old girl into sex after fondling her breasts and... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  A cleric and General Overseer of the Beautiful God Ministry International Church, Pastor Moses Okoh, has been swindled in Lagos State to the tune of N9m by... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  Robbers reportedly invaded the house of Chief Kenny Martins in Lagos State and stole his two licenced pump action guns worth N500,000 and escaped despite the retinue... Continue

Politics

The Cross River State Governor, Senator Bassey Edet Otu, has been inaugurated chairman, alongside three hundred and sixty-two others as members of the All Progressives Congress’ (APC) National Campaign... Continue
  The All Progressives Congress, APC, Akwa Ibom State Chapter, has notified all aspirants for the forthcoming Local Government Elections in the State under the platform of the party,... Continue
IZUCHUKWU ADICHIE  In Chief Chekwas Okorie’s extensive failed political career, every Nigerian knew him for being libellous and employing unfounded accusations. He has a recurring pattern of shifting blame... Continue
Let’s begin with Chekwas’ personal memoir published in 2022. When I wrote yesterday that Chekwas Okorie is a serial Blackmailer, some persons didn’t understand how deeply he thrives on... Continue
MAZI EJIMOFOR OPARA  In a bid to launder the putrid image of Edozie Njoku and his Co-travelers — a gang of political schemers whose stock in trade is to... Continue
Edo State Women on Monday assessed the seven and half years of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) administration in the state, saying the ruling party had failed. ‘’A new... Continue

Business

Africa’s wealthiest individual and CEO of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has revealed why the company decided to divest from Dangote Flour Mills in Nigeria in 2019. Speaking to reporters... Continue
The President of the Real Estate Development Association of Nigeria (REDAN), Prince Akinloye Adeoye along with his Executive team have visited the Chairman and Group Managing Director of Adron... Continue
Meta Platforms Inc., the parent company of Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp, has been fined $220 million by the Federal Government over the unauthorized appropriation of personal data without user... Continue
President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, over the weekend revealed that Dangote Petroleum Refinery has continued to receive repeated orders for its products from all those who have purchased... Continue
Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has dismissed the claims that his group of companies enjoy monopoly, insisting it is not true. Dangote stated this on Saturday when he received... Continue
CHUKWUKA UGOKWE  The Anambra State Governor, Professor Chukwuma Charles Soludo, has inaugurated the distribution of one million and forty combination of economic trees across the state. Among the cash... Continue

Feature

Health

The First Lady of Lagos State, Dr. (Mrs.) Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu, has presented the Coordinator, School of Anaesthetic Studies, Badagry, Dr. Olaniyi Olajide Oladapo, with the prestigious Health Service Commission/Medical... Continue
The Oyo State Health Insurance Agency (OYSHIA) has reeled out plans to provide health insurance coverage for 10,000 pupils in the state. This, the Executive Secretary of the Agency,... Continue
As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, Black Pelican Group; Nigeria’s leading total interior solutions provider, partnered with Cycology, a cycling club promoting healthy lifestyles and social development, to... Continue
  Dr. Maureen Okam-Achebe is the daughter of renowned novelist, Late Chinua Achebe.   Okam-Achebe earned her first Medical degree from the University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria; a hematology... Continue
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has joined forces with Brig. Gen. Mohammed Buba Marwa, the Chairman of National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, and Ms. Odunayo Sanya, MTN Foundation Executive... Continue
The Ooni of Ife, Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi Ojaja II, has unveiled the Equity Health Group; a pioneering healthcare conglomerate dedicated to transforming the landscape of healthcare delivery, with... Continue

Interview

Metro

ROSE ORANYE  Anambra State Road Traffic Management Agency (ARTMA) has successfully completed the installation of road signs along the 26km Amansea- Ufuma Road recently constructed by Governor Charles Chukwuma... Continue
Due to the deplorable state of the asphalt pavement and expansion joints on the Odo Iya Alaro Bridge, the Lagos State Government has announced that traffic will be diverted... Continue
In recognition of his contribution to the development of the country, Samuel Tomi Ologunorisa, SAN FCIArb (UK), the founder of Sam Maris University, Supare Akoko in Ondo State, has... Continue
  The African Diaspora Union (AFRIDU) announces the appointment of Her Regal Majesty Ambassador (Dr.) Olori Temitope Enitan Ogunwusi as the Special Envoy and African Queen Mother of AFRIDU.... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR  A 36-year old man, Mr. Ejekwu Joseph Odira, has been declared missing in Anambra State, shortly after he answered a call from a certain number and left... Continue
In a bid to promote environmental sustainability, Ojodu LCDA, Lagos State, organized the Year 2024 Tree Planting Programme themed “Nurture Our Future“.   The event took place at Ojodu... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

PHOTOS BY IGBINOSUN OSARENREN The 2024 World Table Tennis Contender Lagos is currently ongoing at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos, Nigeria. Interestingly,... Continue
FC Barcelona Femini forward, Nigerian soccer star, Assist Oshoala was at the private home of the Nigerian First Family in Lagos where she was received by the President, Asiwaju... Continue
  Team Lagos athletes participating at the ongoing 2nd National Para Games in Abuja are really enjoying their participation in the championship designed by the Nigerian government for the... Continue
    ENEBEKE CLETUS CHIGOZIE Team Lagos were adjudged the second-best team at the just concluded 7th National Youth Games in Asaba, Delta State. The Lagos State contingent had... Continue
The Executive Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Mr Sola Aiyepeku was at the venue of swimming events in the ongoing 7th National Youth Games on Wednesday to feel the... Continue
Team Lagos had an entertaining display on Saturday during the opening ceremony of the 7th National Youth Games holding in Asaba, Delta State. It was indeed Eko for Show... Continue

Sports

Ahead of the new football season, the Senior Special Assistant on Sports to Lagos State Governor, Hon. Damilare Orimoloye, on Thursday, paid a visit to newly promoted NPFL side... Continue
In its efforts to continue to motivate and encourage participation in all forms of sports, and extraordinary commitment to facilitate private sector support on Sports development, including Sports Facility... Continue
NBA Africa and Agence Française de Développement (AFD), France’s inclusive public financial institution committed to financing and technical assistance for projects that improve the lives of people in developing and... Continue
In commemoration of the 2nd year anniversary of the demise of Chief (Mrs.) Kemi Nelson, the Secretary to Ikeja Local Government (LGA), Comrade Akeem Olalekan Dauda (AKOD), held a... Continue
To improve staff efficiency and ensure better results, the Director General of Lagos State Sports Commission, Mr. Lekan Fatodu, has expressed commitment to enhancing productivity by charging the Management... Continue
  The ongoing second edition of Olowo’s Cup Super 8 Football Tournament has generated interesting football rivalry among the participating schools with each match seeing the students showcasing their... Continue

World

President of the United States of America, Joe Biden, has ended his reelection campaign.   The announcement by the oldest sitting President in United States history came amid mounting... Continue
ONOR IKECHUKWU MIKEL At the 46th meeting of the Open-ended Working Group of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol (OEWG 46), delegates relied on scientific expertise in advancing work... Continue
AYANTUGA ALABA OMOLOLU The UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA) published a 2024 revision of ‘World Population Prospects,’ which presents the latest global population estimates and projections.... Continue
ONOR IKECHUKWU MIKEL The United Nations has launched the first-ever UN System-wide Strategy for Water and Sanitation, which aligns the UN system’s work “towards a world with accessible, available... Continue
United States President, Joe Biden spoke to Donald Trump on Saturday night after the attempted assassination of his rival and condemned the ‘sick’ political violence in America. The president... Continue
President Bola Tinubu has extended his warm congratulations to Sir Keir Starmer, the leader of the Labour Party, on the victory of his party in the United Kingdom general... Continue

Latest News

Africa’s wealthiest individual and CEO of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has revealed why the... Continue
ULOKA CHIBUIKE  Sometimes I wonder what’s wrong with Nigerians and the way we think.... Continue
FASHINA SHAKIRU  A two-day capacity building workshop with the theme, “Digital Security & Resilience... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  The Centre for Human and Socio-economic Rights, (CHSR), has called on the... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR The students of Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, have vehemently rejected... Continue
KINGSLEY EBERE  Police operatives from the Lagos State Command have arrested two business men,... Continue
CHUKA UBAH  Civil Liberties Organization, CLO, Anambra State Chapter, has made a passionate appeal... Continue
Afrobarometer’s inaugural flagship report shows that Africans remain strongly committed to democracy, its norms, and... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  A 35-year old lady, Akinbode Yemisi, has been arrested and charged in... Continue
The President of the Real Estate Development Association of Nigeria (REDAN), Prince Akinloye Adeoye... Continue

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