Entertainment

Big Brother Naija housemates, Phyna and Khalid, have again been nominated for possible eviction from Big Brother Level Up house.  Both housemates were up for eviction last week, but... Continue
The third BBNaija Head of House game of the season saw 22 housemates participate following the disqualification of Beauty, the eviction of Christy O and Cyph, and the addition... Continue
The first eviction night of the Big Brother Naija Level Up came with double evictions and two new surprises. Before the host, Ebuka got into the eviction business, the... Continue
Biggie on Sunday evening introduced two more housemates to the Level Up house to the surprise of viewers.​   The new housemates, Rachel and Chizzy, joined Level 1 and... Continue
Former Miss Nigeria and Big Brother Naija season seven housemate, Beauty, has been disqualified from the show.  Beauty was disqualified after she was given two additional strikes on Sunday.... Continue
Family entertainment has gotten spicier on GOtv, as Bollywood-inspired reality TV dance competition, “Dance Naija Dance’, kicks off. The show which premiered on Saturday, August 6 is organized by... Continue

Education

BY KAYODE ADEBIYI I have been doing a lot of research on why we continually have problem with university education in Nigeria. Chief of our problem is funding. Just... Continue
  The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has begun a verification exercise of all Better Education Service for All (BESDA) focused centres in Oyo State.   Speaking at the... Continue
Today, HP revealed the results of its first education-focused survey in Africa, which sheds light on teachers’ skillsets and how learning experiences for students can be improved in South... Continue
Oyo State Government has conducted the 2022 Competitive Entrance Examination for about Four Thousand Five Hundred and Forty-five (4,545) candidates seeking admission into the Seven Science Schools and Igbo... Continue
LAWMA Academy, the educational arm of the Lagos Waste Management Authority, has completed plans to organise a four-week summer school for children aged 8-13 years, from 1st to 26th... Continue
OLAMIDE ADENIJI      The Oyo State Government has reinstated 129 public primary school teachers, unlawfully sacked by the previous administration. The Executive Chairman, Oyo State Universal Basic Education... Continue

Editorials

Crime

CHUKA UBAH      The Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has again adjourned till 29th September, 2022, for plea taking in the murder trail of four... Continue
  The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, has expressed grave disappointment at the reports of brutality and extortion leveled against some Police officers via various complaint channels... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      It appears that places of worship have become soft targets following the recent attack by armed robbers in a Cherubim and Seraphim Church during service... Continue
The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has arrested three men suspected to be arms peddlers at Mfum, a community along the Nigeria-Cameroon border. The Comptroller in charge of Mfum Border... Continue
A trans-border drug dealer, Pastor Anietie Okon Effiong, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, with three drums of crystal methamphetamine, locally called... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Police operatives from the Lagos State Command have arrested a man, Ifeanyi Ezennaya, for allegedly robbing six women of their phones, money and other items. P.M.EXPRESS reports... Continue

Politics

  It is not news that since the entrance of Uche Ogah into the All Progressives Congress in 2018, the APC in Abia State began to grow rapidly. There’s... Continue
NJOKU MACDONALD OBINNA        There has been a move or propensity by some cynics and critics to conflate ‘legislative capacity’ and ‘legislative performance’ as they make hasty... Continue
The Distinguished lawmaker representing Lagos West Senatorial District and the APC candidate for Ogun West Senatorial District, Senator Solomon Adeola Yayi, said that his attention has been drawn to... Continue
A social media personality, analyst, politician and activist, Eneh Victor Chigozie, has carpeted the former Governor of Enugu State, Senator Chimaroke Nnamani, for using his achievements when he governed the state... Continue
NZE JAMES CHINONYEREM       As the countdown to the 2023 elections draw nearer, one thing pundits across the sociopolitical divides agreed with is that there must be... Continue
The All Progressives Congress (APC) says it plans to challenge the results of the 16 July Osun governorship election at the election petition tribunal. Mr. Gboyega Famodun, the state APC Chairman... Continue

Business

MICHAEL AKINOLA The Management of Prudent Energy has presented fact of the issue on a charge to wind-up the company over an alleged $6 million debt purportedly owe Zenon... Continue
Zenon Petroleum and Gas Limited has filed a winding-up suit against Prudent Energy and Services Limited, the parent company of Ardova Plc, over $6 million debt. AbdulWasiu Sowami, chief executive officer... Continue
Mouka, the market leader in Nigeria’s sleep industry and a new member of the Dolidol International group, has appointed Dr Adesegun A. Akin-Olugbade as its new Vice Chairman. The... Continue
NJ AYUK   The curtailment of Russian natural gas deliveries is a source of anxiety for the European Union — and rightly so, given that the bloc has been... Continue
Consumertrics – Nigeria’s foremost consumer protection, advisory, and research firm – will be holding a workshop, aimed at promoting accountability by Digital Lenders and Borrowers. The event, themed ‘Responsible... Continue
OPE BABALOLA   Digitalization brings new opportunities in trade and creates the potential to underpin resilience in times of crisis. The digital transformation of customs and borders in Africa... Continue

Feature

Health

The Lagos State College of Nursing, LASCON, Igando, has commenced the recruitment of qualified and experienced Nurse Educators for its National Diploma (ND) and Higher National Diploma (HND) programmes.... Continue
Healthcare workers at  the Ajeromi-Ifelodun General Hospital, Ajegunle, on Friday urged husbands, families and friends to support breastfeeding mothers around them. They also urged individuals to help nursing mothers ... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR Anambra State Government has restated its resolve to achieve the Universal Health Coverage in the state, and take the state’s healthcare system to a more enviable height.... Continue
The Edo State Government is revving up interventions to ensure the viability and sustainability of its novel Drug Revolving Fund (DRF) Scheme across Primary Healthcare Centres (PHCs) in the... Continue
Adron Homes and Properties, a leading player in real estate presents Adron Health Festival.  In commemoration of her tenth anniversary, the company has decided to embark on giving back... Continue
The Edo State Government is expanding its telemedicine services across communities in the state with over 500 indigents and elderly persons in the state receiving free medical treatment and... Continue

Interview

Metro

MICHAEL AKINOLA     Two  married men, Chinwendu Kalu and Emeka Ogochukwu, have now landed in trouble in Lagos State for allegedly engaging in a public fight over quarrel,... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR      The 23-year old marriage between a man, Musa Tsafe and his niece, Wasila, with eight children has been dissolved after the Court discovered that they... Continue
The Supreme Head of the Yoruba race and the custodian of Yoruba culture worldwide, His Imperial Majesty, Oba Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, recently hosted the President of  American... Continue
  Former Nigeria president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has advised Nigerian youths not to allow whatever challenges they are currently facing to deter them from achieving their set goals in... Continue
      TAIWO ADELU It has been revealed that the adding value Lagos State has been receiving from the Ehingbeti Lagos Economic Summit over the years by successive... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A young lady, Ayomide Tella, did not bargain for what happened to her recently in Lagos State after she jilted a young man, Blessing Jibayode,... Continue

Opinions

Pictures

Nike and Women Win inspired Asisat Oshoala Academy (AOA) has begun the much talked about screening for young and budding female footballers at the National Stadium in Surulere Lagos... Continue
History was made among Nigerian women at the weekend in Lagos when the Standup for Women Society held its first-ever National Conference and Summit at the Novatel Hotel in... Continue
The annual Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has not been just only road race event, the organisers have always created more fun around the event that has made the... Continue
As the race for the 2023 General Election gathers momentum, a respected son of Aguata, Sir Nonso Ezeagu, has indicated his desire to offer quality representation at the Anambra... Continue
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

Sports

  Newly elected President of the Para Powerlifting Federation of Nigeria, Charles Chiamaka Ezenwanne has promised a massive harvest of gold medals in the next Commonwealth Games and Olympic... Continue
As the curtain draws on the 22nd Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022, President Muhammadu Buhari has celebrated the athletes that represented Nigeria gloriously in the competition.   The President joined... Continue
President of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Engr Ahmadu Musa Kida has congratulated the Team Nigeria to the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, United Kingdom, on their impressive, and... Continue
  The Managing Director of Abuja International Marathon (AIM) Zsuzsanna Ogunmiloyo, who is in Birmingham, the host city of the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games to support the Team Nigeria... Continue
OKAFOR MOSES/Birmingham As the curtain draws on the 22nd Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022, President Muhammadu Buhari celebrates the athletes that represented Nigeria gloriously in the competition. The President joined... Continue
      OKAFOR MOSES/Birmingham Team Nigeria women’s 4x100m quartet of Tobi Amusan, Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma and Grace Nwokocha made history Sunday afternoon at the Alexander Stadium in... Continue

World

Ivana Trump, the first wife of the 45th President of United States of America (USA), Donald Trump, has passed away at the age of 73.   The demise was... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE  Former Inspector General of Police, IGP Mike Okiro has called on Nigerian journalists to be responsible in their reportage, saying that way, a verile country could be... Continue
GODKNOWS IGALI, PhD After weeks of high-level diplomacy, looming thunder clouds and intense global hysteria, Russian troops have since entered deep into Ukraine, an independent, sovereign state. A dismal... Continue
Finland and Sweden countered Russian warnings of retaliation should the Nordic nations join the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO). Military and political consequences may follow if the two countries... Continue
Our Nation for Justice initiative (ONAJI) President Olusola Orelaja as today appeal for immediate end to violence & return to diplomacy because the consequences of a war would be... Continue
France’s Foreign Minister said that Russian President Vladimir Putin, when making threats about using nuclear weapons, needs to understand that NATO, too, is a nuclear alliance, but he ruled... Continue

Latest News

Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, has done a minor reshuffling of his cabinet,... Continue
  Newly elected President of the Para Powerlifting Federation of Nigeria, Charles Chiamaka Ezenwanne... Continue
  It is not news that since the entrance of Uche Ogah into the... Continue
  Oyo State Government has over the weekend, called on Nigerians to explore local... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA The Management of Prudent Energy has presented fact of the issue on... Continue
  Justice Daniel Osiagor of the Federal High Court, in Lagos has held that... Continue
  The newly appointed General Officer Commanding (GOC)1 Division Nigerian Army, Major General Taoreed... Continue
Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola, has condemned the killing of two members of a... Continue
NJOKU MACDONALD OBINNA        There has been a move or propensity by... Continue
As the curtain draws on the 22nd Commonwealth Games, Birmingham 2022, President Muhammadu Buhari... Continue

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