Entertainment

FUNSHO AROGUNDADE A consortium led by the billionaire mogul Tayo Amusan’s Persianas Group and the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority – an independent investment institution of the Nigerian federation – on... Continue
Teon Engine, a foremost MarTech company, is set to shatter outdated traditional marketing strategies with its intelligent, data-driven solutions. Forget dusty old playbooks – they’re throwing open the doors... Continue
BY JUSTIN AKPOVI-ESADE THERE is a popular African adage that says someone may pretend to enjoy a meal served him simply because of who prepared it, not because it... Continue
The Africa Film Academy, the organisers of the Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, has unveiled plans and activities ahead of the 20th edition. In a recent statement by the... Continue
  Sunday Stephen Aladeyekun, popular known as Dosh Lowkee, the Chief Executive Director of the prestigious record label “Dosh Entertainment Empire”, has been described as as an artist that... Continue
Africa’s leading streaming service, Showmax, celebrated its highly anticipated relaunch in style on the evening of Friday, 9 February. The launch event brought together Nollywood heavyweights, reality stars, media... Continue

Education

As part of the build-up to the highly anticipated 6th edition of the African Edtech Conference, delegates from the Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) and NBCC and Education First... Continue
In fulfilment of the educational development pillar of its H.E.Y.S Agenda, the Hon. Segun Odunmbaku administration today distributed furniture and exercise books to Primary and Junior Secondary Schools across... Continue
Digital education in Oyo State Post Primary Teaching Service received a boost, with the formal commissioning of the Education Management Information System, EMIS, at the TESCOM headquarters, in Ibadan.... Continue
In a joint effort to improve education in Nigeria, the Federal Ministry of Education and Skool Media, Nigeria’s top education technology company, celebrated the conclusion of the National Digital... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR  Anambra State Commissioner for Education, Prof. Ngozi Chuma-Udeh, has declared that the Ministry would no longer approve any private school that does not have CCTV cameras in... Continue
Wigwe University, a private University owned by Group Managing Director, Access Holdings Plc, Mr. Herbert Wigwe is committing an offence against Nigerian law with the practice of demanding tuition... Continue

Editorials

Crime

MICHAEL AKINOLA      Police operatives from the Isheri Oshun Division of the Lagos State Command have finally arrested a 37-year old man, Akorede Adeoye, who allegedly sold a... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA    A lady, Chinyere Nsing, has been arrested and charged in Lagos State for allegedly engaging another lady, Prisca Ijeoma Maduagwu, in a fight, tearing her clothes... Continue
KINGSLEY EBERE    A staff of Ikeja Electric company,  Makinde Segun, will not forget 15th February, 2024, in a hurry as he received the beating of a lifetime when... Continue
The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has successfully dismantled and arrested members of an organized criminal organization which specializes in trafficking heroin across Nigeria, South Africa, Mozambique, Europe... Continue
KINGSLEY EBERE  A 28-year old man, Sunday Joseph, has been arrested and charged in Lagos State for allegedly killing his 33-year old neighbour, Richard Ogbu Ikpeaba, over money during... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  It was a double traumatic experience for an 11-year old girl, who was sent home from school and she went to her father’s workshop to inform him... Continue

Politics

HON DESMOND UGBO    Senator Monday Okpebholo, popularly known as ‘Akpakomiza,’ has emerged as the APC Edo State 2024 Governorship Candidate. Known for his impressive victory in the 2023... Continue
JULIUS OGUNRO  All three leading political parties are facing serious difficulties conducting their primaries for the Edo State gubernatorial election. The PDP has produced two candidates. The APC produced... Continue
PRINCE MACDONALD ENWERE  Since after the PDP South East Zonal Executive Committee meeting held at Enugu State, the former Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party, Senator Sam Anyanwu, has continued... Continue
Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the immediate past Governor of Ekiti State and ex-Chairman of the Nigerian Governors Forum (NGF), has commended the Dr. Abdullahi Ganduje-led National Working Committee of the... Continue
The immediate past Honourable Member, who represented Aboh Mbaise/Ngor-Okpala Federal constituency,  Rt Hon Bede Uchenna Eke, on Saturday 17th February, 2024, at his residence hosted the leadership of Ngor-okpala... Continue

Business

In an unprecedented move, the Harvard Business School –the graduate business school of Harvard University– is set to cast the spotlight on the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), recognising the... Continue
The World Bank is partnering with Smart Africa to scale up the Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) initiative from a national to a regional focus as part of the Western... Continue
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR, has stated that the decision of his administration to remove subsidy on Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) was premised on the need to ensure long-term... Continue
Nigeria’s Foreign reserves have risen to $34 billion according to the governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, Yemi Cardoso. He stated this while delivering the communique at the end... Continue
President Bola Tinubu on Tuesday in Abuja launched the Expatriate Employment Levy (EEL) to facilitate home-grown skill retention and technology domestication and to balance employment opportunities between Nigerians and... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR The President Tinubu’s administration,  through the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, is in the final stages of releasing 42,000 metric tonnes of assorted food commodities... Continue

Feature

Health

The Kwara State Government has emerged UNICEF winner on immunisation coverage in the North Central zone with a cash prize of $500,000. Speaking at the meeting of the Task... Continue
President Bola Tinubu said his administration is strongly committed to providing excellent healthcare facilities for all Nigerians and will continue to prioritize domestic and foreign direct investments in the... Continue
President Bola Tinubu has approved the immediate upgrade of key health infrastructure and equipment across all six geo-political zones in line with his administration’s vision of overhauling the health... Continue
As Lagos heralds the arrival of the new St. Ives Akowonjo 40 in-patient bedded hospital complex, the city’s health landscape braces for a transformative wave. Dr. Babatunde Okewale, the... Continue
Lagos State Ministry of Health has proudly announced that eight children have recently received free eye surgeries, part of a compassionate initiative aimed at addressing blinding eye conditions in... Continue
  In a bid to protect public health and safety, the Lagos State Traditional Medicine Board (LSTMB) has launched a major operation to combat non-compliance with the code of... Continue

Interview

Metro

President Bola Ahmed Tinubu (GCFR), will commission the Red Line train on Thursday, 29 February, 2024. The train is the first phase of the project, which will run from... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR In continuation of the third phase of the distribution of food items as palliative, Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has distributed ten thousand, four hundred 7.5kg... Continue
The Lagos State Commissioner for Transportation, Oluwaseun Osiyemi, says the state government is planning to buy no fewer than 2,050 vehicles to ease movement across the state. Osiyemi said... Continue
  Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal high court sitting in Lagos, has ordered three India nationals to pay the sum of N98.2 million and additional $325,000.00 to an... Continue
The Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Saturday, took a test run of the Red Line train, inspecting the tracks and the rail corridors for another time ahead... Continue
  The Oyo State Government today reopened an industrial company, engaging in the recycling of waste tyres to produce Pyrolysis oil and Carbon Black and Steel Wire as by... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

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
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was at the test flight into the recently constructed Gateway Agro Cargo International Airport in Iperu, Ikenne Local Government Area of Ogun State, southwest Nigeria.... Continue

Sports

The ongoing 2024 edition of JOF U-13 Football Championship is gathering momentum with exciting matches being played across the venues in Lagos while results pouring in show that the... Continue
The Inspector General of Police, IGP Kayode Adeolu Egbetokun, Ph.D., NPM, while joining the Executive Governor of Oyo State, His Excellency Engr. Seyi Makinde, who represented the President and... Continue
The city of Ibadan is set for the battle of ping pong players as eighteen journalists test skills in the game at a special programme tagged the Sports Day... Continue
Organizers of the prestigious Nigeria Pitch Awards are set to unveil the nominees for the 10th edition of the awards at a press conference scheduled to take place on... Continue
Veteran golfer, Gen. Adedayo Adesokan, on Saturday, won the 2024 edition of Ikeja Golf Club’s Veterans Cup, held at the Ikeja Golf Club course, Lagos. A total of 120... Continue
  Head Coach Randy Waldrum and Captain Rasheedat Ajibade are confident Nigeria’s Super Falcons will overcome the challenge of Cameroon and reach the final round of the African qualifying... Continue

World

ILESANMI MOTUNRAYO OLUKEMI  ExCeL London Royal Victoria Dock will play host to the 2024 Oceanology International which will take place from 12-14 March. P.M. EXPRESS reports that Oceanology International... Continue
The Global Environment Facility’s 186 member governments have agreed to invest $1.1 billion for international action on biodiversity, climate change, nature renewal, and pollution control, and met for the... Continue
At a series of events across COP28 in Dubai, UAE, leading entrepreneur and philanthropist Mr. Tony Elumelu delivered a single message to world leaders: Africa needs to be heard,... Continue
 Governments, in Geneva, Switzerland, advanced in their discussions on the development and operationalization of a multilateral mechanism, including a global fund, for the sharing of benefits from the use of... Continue
AGUNLOYE SALIMOT ABIOLA TIME has named Co-chair, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates; World Bank President, Ajay Banga; Kenya President, William Ruto; and the Global Environment Facility CEO... Continue
AGUNLOYE SALIMOT ABIOLA Achieving the ambitious and transformative agenda of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework requires the full and effective participation of indigenous peoples and local communities around the world. This... Continue

Latest News

In an unprecedented move, the Harvard Business School –the graduate business school of Harvard... Continue
The First Lady of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Senator Oluremi Tinubu, CON says... Continue
President Bola Tinubu has said that his administration is working to ensure that Nigeria... Continue
The recently held Telecoms Industry Risk Management Conference was organised to put Nigeria in... Continue
The World Bank is partnering with Smart Africa to scale up the Smart Africa Digital... Continue
As part of the build-up to the highly anticipated 6th edition of the African... Continue
A group, under the aegis of the South East Dynamic Youths, has described the... Continue
President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, GCFR, has stated that the decision of his administration to... Continue
The signposts of Governor Soludo’s heartwarming performance are increasing day by day, and the... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      Police operatives from the Isheri Oshun Division of the Lagos... Continue

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