Entertainment

It was all Glitz and Glamour at the opening of Felabration 2021 powered by Fearless Energy Drinks at the Afrika Shrine Tuesday. The Euphoria was palpable and indeed invigorating... Continue
Lions’ Den, the reality TV show that offers budding entrepreneurs investments opportunities through successful pitches, has hit television channels across the country. The maiden edition parades five Lions who... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE Youth empowerment in the country on received a major boost as total communications solutions provider, Globacom, announced its sponsorship of the world’s biggest dance reality television show,... Continue
The Senator representing the Lagos East Senatorial District in the National Assembly, Distinguished Senator Mukhail Adetokunbo Abiru, FCA has said there is need for a new law that will... Continue
The founder and CEO of BlackHouse Media (BHM), Ayeni Adekunle, has been announced as one of the speakers at the #DiversityInPR Conference which will hold on Thursday, October 14,... Continue
DBN Gogo is the latest artist to join the Spotify EQUAL Music Programme as the EQUAL Africa artist of the month. The programme, aimed at providing a platform to highlight women in music, sees Spotify... Continue

Education

Prominent property magnate and philanthropist, Princess Rosula Osula Mku-Atu will be conferred with Doctor of Science (Honoris Causa) in Business Administration by Crescent University, Abeokuta in its combined 12th and 13th... Continue
The Oyo state Government on Thursday, has said it will not hesitate to revoke unexecuted contracts on renovation and construction projects, under its 2012-2018 UBEC/SUBEB Intervention Project from defaulting... Continue
The Lagos State Government has charged Principals of Model Colleges and Upgraded Secondary Schools to be more resourceful towards contributing meaningfully to the school system in order to bring... Continue
ERASMUS IKHIDE  Good education is the best legacy any parent, guardian or government can bequeath to the next generation and young ones. The reason why the late Sage, Chief... Continue
The Executive Chairman of Ojodu Local Council Development Area, Lagos State, Hon. David Olusegun Odunmbaku, has commended Nigerian teachers for their contributions to nation-building. Odunmbaku, in a statement made... Continue
The Oyo State Government has applauded the steadfastness and dedication of teachers in the State, as countries celebrate the 2021 World Teachers’ Day.  This was contained in release by... Continue

Editorials

Crime

MICHAEL AKINOLA On Saturday, about seven persons were feared dead while unspecified numbers of persons sustained varying degrees of injuries when hoodlums, suspected to be smugglers, engaged operatives of... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR Operatives from the Kano State Police Command have apprehended three alleged kidnappers at Sharada Quarters in Kano Municipal. P.M.EXPRESS reports as disclosed by DSP Abdullahi Haruna Kiyawa,... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 40-year old man, Ajayi Oludare, who pretended as the father of a 16-year old girl and abducted her from school for sex, has confessed that he... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA A 14-year old boy has landed in trouble and may spend several years in prison after he was allegedly caught having sex with a 13-year old girl in... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE   A member of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, who came to Nigeria for the annual pilgrimage, is now counting his losses after he lodged and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE A 44-year old man, Nasiru Umaru, has landed in trouble after he allegedly lured a 16-year old girl and engaged her in sex inside the market in... Continue

Politics

IKENNA ONUOHA Distinguished Senator Samuel Nnaemeka Anyanwu has emerged the South East consensus candidate for the position of National Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP). Anyanwu’s emergence followed... Continue
OLAMILEKAN OLUSADA Ahead of today’s State Congress of the All Progressive Congress (APC) Oyo State, Majority leaders and stakeholders in Oluyole have endorsed Hon. Olalekan Adeyemo as the candidate... Continue
EZENNIA NONSO CHUKWUDEBE The ancient city of Onitsha literally stood still as crowds comprised of well over 6,000 selected leaders of the various Senator Stella Oduah support groups, filled... Continue
The All Progressives Grand Alliance party flagbearer, Professor Chukwuma Soludo, says under his watch, made-in Anambra vehicles will be the official vehicles during his administration. Professor Soludo made the... Continue
MAZI EJIMOFOR OPARA The beauty of the Soludo project is the ownership it enjoys from a mass of Ndi Anambra across all major demographics. It is this very fact... Continue
— Not even the Gate of Hell Can Statnd a United Church. Soludo’s deep belief in ecumenism is in line with the new teachings of the church irrespective of... Continue

Business

Adanian Labs, a pan African venture studio has announced its partnership with EMURGO, the official investment arm of Cardano blockchain to scale tech startups in Africa and grow the... Continue
Financial services giant, PricewaterCoopers (PwC), has expressed unease over a provision in the recently issued Tax Appeal Tribunal (Procedure) Rules, saying it abridges the right of an appellant to... Continue
Leading innovative financial institution, Wema Bank, has once again raised the bar of positive customer experience by hosting its esteemed High Net-worth Individuals (HNIs) in Northern Nigeria and reaffirming... Continue
Leading foods manufacturer, Honeywell Flour Mills Plc. (HFMP), has informed shareholders of its 10-year-plan to increase investment in innovative product development and advanced technology infrastructure, with continued focus on... Continue
Justice Daniel Osiagor of the Federal High Court, Lagos has fixed 26 November 2021, for the rearraignment of Prince Johnson Adekunle Adeyeba, the former Managing Director of the defunct... Continue
Access Bank Plc has finally completed the acquisition of a majority stake of about 78.15% in African Banking Corporation of Botswana Limited (‘BancABC Botswana’). The recent move which is... Continue

Feature

Health

The Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) won the ‘Excellence in Cardiovascular Care’ Award at the 50th Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of The Nigeria Cardiac Society (NCS)... Continue
The Lagos State Government in its determination to achieve Universal Health Coverage (UHC), promote Ilera Eko at the grassroots and increase the number of enrolment has partnered with media... Continue
The Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund (NSSF) has donated N300 million as part of its strategic support to the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) in the COVID-19 vaccination... Continue
Novartis and Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) report positive Phase 2b study results for novel non-artemisinin combination to treat uncomplicated malaria; In the Phase 2b study conducted in children... Continue
Former 2nd Vice-President of Nigerian Bar Association, Dr. Monday Ubani has threatened to the drag the federal government before the court for allegedly renewing the appointment of the Medical... Continue
The medical officer of Ifako-Ijaiye Local Government, Dr Adeyanju Solomon Oyetoyan has commended the council boss, Prince Usman Akanbi Hamzat for his support given his medical team during the... Continue

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE This may not be the best of times for the officers of LASTMA following incessant attacks by some members of the public in Lagos State. P.M.EXPRESS reports... Continue
The Lagos State Government has extended the period of traffic diversion on the Apapa/Oshodi Expressway from the scheduled completion date of 3rd October 2021, to the 30th of October... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Police operatives from Ipaja Division in Lagos have rescued two children reportedly locked inside an empty water drum by their father for eating a neighbour’s food having... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE Police operatives from the Lagos State Criminal Investigation Department, SCID, Panti, Yaba, have ordered the owner of the popular Calabar Kitchen and hotel located at Allen Avenue,... Continue
The Lagos State Commissioner of Police, CP Hakeem Odumosu, has reiterated his Command’s commitment to policing the waterways in the State. CP Odumosu gave this reassurance yesterday 12th October,... Continue
CHUKA UBAH Operatives from the Anambra State Police Command have arrested a suspected gunman for attacking a Police patrol team in Eke-Awka Market, Awka, Anambra State, on Monday. According... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

The Convener of the New Nigeria Group (NNG), Mazi Sam Ohuabunwa, has taken his quest to contest the Presidency in 2023 a notch higher following his recent interaction with... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, Wednesday decorate the New Chief of Army Staff, Major General Faruk Yahaya. President Buhari performed the decoration at the Presidential... Continue
The 15th day of April will always remain a very important day in the family of Olubiyi. This is because on this day they lost a rare gem and... Continue
When the late Chief Sehindemi Awe Olubiyi (JP) was buried in Lagos recently, it was indeed a celebration of life. With strict compliance to COVID-19 protocols, the deceased wife,... Continue
  Rev. Mother Esther Abimbola Ajayi, the General Overseer of Love of Christ Generation Church, United Kingdom, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Diaspora Commission and a host... Continue
SUNDAY AKINTOYE Students of Lagos secondary schools were at the Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, Onikan despite the heavy rain on Sunday.   Dignitaries, fans and students defied the heavy... Continue

Sports

The opening ceremony of the 6th National Youth Games witnessed outstanding match pass by participating states. Interestingly, Team Lagos caught the attention of spectators as they received loud ovations... Continue
Team Lagos won their first gold of the 6th National Youth Games taking place in Ilorin, Kwara State, north-central Nigeria on Friday. The gold was won by Florence Olarinoye,... Continue
As at the time women’s grassroots football is suffering a dearth of sponsorship in Nigeria with no corporate companies coming to its aid, one man stands to help women’s... Continue
After Super Eagles defeated the Central Africa Republic, CAR 2-0 in the return leg of the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualifying match played on Sunday, Nigerian US-based football coach,... Continue
Buruj Boys beat Victory One’s FA, the winner of Bolowotan Cup, inside Strong Tower Academy pitch in the presence of IDFA Chairman Alh. Luqman Shonibare. When the match kicked... Continue
IKPO IGBINOBA  Six months after he was sacked as President of the Nigeria Judo Federation, NJF,  Mr. Timothy Nsirim is still being paraded as the federation’s helmsman on the... Continue

World

The microblogging platforms of WhatsApp, Instagram, and Facebook have all gone down in what appeared to be another major global shutdown. According to data on Downdetector, the three social... Continue
Nigerian High Commissioner to Ghana, Ambassador Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas says he will build on the existing brotherly relationship between Nigeria and Ghana even as he disclosed that the two... Continue
Barely a week after he called on the business community in Belgium and Luxembourg to make Nigeria their investment destination, Nigerian Ambassador to Belgium Obinna Chiedu Onowu on Wednesday... Continue
Nigerian Ambassador to Belgium, Obinna C. Onowu on Friday unveiled Nigeria’s investment opportunities. Onowu who hosted members of Belgium Luxemburg Nigeria Chamber of Commerce (BLNCC) at an event tagged... Continue
FUNSHO AROGUNDADE The leader of the interim government of the self-declared region of Ambazonia, popularly known as Southern Cameroon, Dr Sam Sako Ekome has called on the well-meaning Africans... Continue
A Nigerian based Non Governmental Organization and popular peacebuilding group, Foundation for Peace Professionals has congratulated United Nations Secretary General, Mr Anthonio Guterres for his re-election as UN secretary... Continue

Latest News

Despite the rowdiness and hostile environment around Oba Akenzua Cultural Centre, the venue of... Continue
Have you ever been so fooled and you know that you truly have been... Continue
The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial district, Uche Ekwunife, has appealed to people in... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA On Saturday, about seven persons were feared dead while unspecified numbers of... Continue
Africa currently sits on the cusp of a transition into a new energy paradigm,... Continue
Adanian Labs, a pan African venture studio has announced its partnership with EMURGO, the... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR Operatives from the Kano State Police Command have apprehended three alleged kidnappers... Continue
DON EBUBEOGU I don’t usually love to travel for fun. Most of my trips... Continue
IKENNA ONUOHA Distinguished Senator Samuel Nnaemeka Anyanwu has emerged the South East consensus candidate... Continue
PAMELA EBOH, AWKA  The third edition of the Anambra Media Excellence Award, AMEA, on... Continue
Oyo State Government has reiterated its commitment to support Farmers and youths in the... Continue

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