Entertainment

NGOZI EMEDOLIBE  All is set for the 2022 edition of the prestigious ‘Anambra Movie & Media Excellence Awards’, AMMEA. Currently in its fourth edition, the event, created to recognise,... Continue
CHUKA UBAH     Activities lined up for the 2022 Edition of the Eko Onibaje New Yam Festival has been kick-started with a football tournament conference.  The festival, billed... Continue
  The Big Brother Naija Level Up Housemates held their first Head of House games at 7 pm this evening, and the viewers were in for yet another surprise... Continue
These are early days; many housemates are still in their shells. This is understandable. However, some have hit the ground running and endearing themselves to the fans. Ladies appear... Continue
The 7th edition of BBNaija commenced on Saturday amid fanfare and excitement on a doubleheader opening night. Twelve housemates made it into the Level Up House on the first... Continue
The second part of the double launch show for Big Brother Naija Level Up took place Sunday, 24 July, 2022 amidst high energy from the newly-returned live audience. The host, Ebuka... Continue

Education

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
The Oyo State Government has sanctioned some Head-teachers for collecting illegal fees and denying pupils access to examination halls during the ongoing Public Primary Schools Unified Examination. The Executive... Continue
  The Edo State Government has said the ongoing census of public and private schools in the state will help in improving the standard of education in the state.... Continue
As part of her avowed commitment towards uplifting the standard of education in the state, the senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Uche Ekwunife, PhD, has achieved another legislative... Continue
p The Lagos State Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA) in the Ministry of Education has commenced the mandatory registration, data update and validation exercise for all approved, registered... Continue
JOSEPH ALBERT     The legislator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife, has commissioned and handed over a new block of classrooms to Community Secondary School, Ukpo,... Continue

Editorials

Crime

MICHAEL AKINOLA Police operatives from the Lagos State Command arrested two suspected car snatchers along Egbeda Road at about 1:30am on Sunday, July 24, 2022, shortly after they allegedly... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR     Police operatives from the Gombe State Command successfully intercepted a number of cattle rustlers, who besieged three states Plateau, Bauchi, and Taraba, carting away herds... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 38-year old man, Aliu Dauda, has landed in trouble in Lagos State after he allegedly lured his neighbour’s 9-year old girl into sex and... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      Seven serving armed Police officers from FIB-STS have landed in trouble in Lagos State after they allegedly invaded the home of two victims, Showumi Fatai... Continue
  MICHAEL AKINOLA The Lagos State Ministry of Justice has re-arraigned an On-Air Personality, Mr. Uche Igwe, at Yaba Magistrate Court for allegedly sharing the sex tape video of... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE        A 60-year old man, Onakoya Emmanuel, has landed in trouble after he reportedly burgled Redeemed Christian Church of God (Peculiar Parish) in Ayobo, Lagos... Continue

Politics

The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, will take a final decision on the structure of the Campaign Council that will drive... Continue
It is clear that the Imo East senatorial district otherwise known as Owerri zone usually produces astonishing complexities and corresponding absurdities in each election year. The complexities normally  throw... Continue
KASSIM AFEGBUA  This is the era of political campaigns where all manner of subterfuge are allowed to flourish to confuse and convince the undiscerning mind in a bid to... Continue
    The PDP Candidate for Imo East Senatorial District, Hon Barr Uche Onyeagucha, has condemned in totality the recent alleged invasion of the Owerri residence of Oziza Radio... Continue
The All Progressives Congress, (APC) Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his Vice Presidential candidate, Senator Kashim Shetimma have received a boost from thousands of professionals from the... Continue
Hon. Barr. Uche Onyeagucha, PDP Candidate for Imo East Senatorial District, said that his attention has been drawn to inelegant and verbal vituperation against his person by the Imo... Continue

Business

As part of his administration’s relentless efforts to rekindle the collective hopes of the citizens, Osun government has partnered Nigerian Air Force to build Africa’s first and largest aviation... Continue
ENGR. CHINEDU JOSEPH UMEH       Since he was commissioned as the Head of the Nigerian Mission by His Excellency, the President and Commander in Chief of the... Continue
The Embassy of Nigeria in Burundi has received in audience Mr. Dennis Nshimirimara, the Secretary of Burundi Chamber of Commerce, for strategic discussions about the upcoming Maiden Edition of... Continue
There is hardly a neighbourhood in the country where a retailer is not found and a vacuum automatically gets created in the absence of a formal retail store on... Continue
Zenith Bank Plc has been ranked as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2022 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published by The Banker Magazine.... Continue
The Dangote’s $2 billion Petrochemical Plant located in Lagos when fully operational will position Nigeria as one of Africa’s largest petrochemicals hubs and boost non-oil export earnings for the... Continue

Feature

Health

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
mPharma, a pan-African healthcare technology company, has launched a new customer-centric product, Facility Insights, on its proprietary data management and pharmacy transformation tool, Bloom. This product empowers Pharmacy owners with tailored... Continue
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has been named the Health Tech Governor of the Year at the Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA) Y2022 held at the... Continue

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 54-year old man, Natto Robert, has displayed his boxing prowess in Lagos State on a woman, Oluchi Okoroafor, by battering her with fists blows... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA  Shops and markets situated around the Agege area of Lagos State were on Wednesday 27th July, 2022, reportedly shut over the Permanent Voter’s Card, PVC. P.M.EXPRESS reports... Continue
‘Padi’ is popular Nigerian slang for a close friend. When Nigerians refer to another as ‘padi of life’, the other person is someone they connect with and cherish. Humans... Continue
    A Lagos Federal High Court, has ordered the service of Committal application (Forms 48 and 49) on the First Bank Plc, at it’s headquarters, 35, Marina, Lagos,... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR Mrs. Ogochukwu Osege, an Awka-based orange seller, has revealed why her 11-year-old son, Somtoo Osege, still hawks orange on the streets of Awka, the capital city of... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      The residents of Oko filling, Otunba Oladokun and Ogunmeru Street under Ikotun/Igando Local Council Development Area of Lagos State have appealed to the State Government... 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

    OKAFOR MOSES/Birmingham, UK As the opening ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games gets underway today in Birmingham, United Kingdom, Team Nigeria made available a long a comprehensive... Continue
Less than 24 hours before the official start of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, Team Nigeria is ready to take on the rest of the Commonwealth countries in... Continue
The Managing Director of Abuja International Marathon (AIM) Zsuzsanna Ogunmiloyo is confident the feat of Team Nigeria hurdler, Tobi Amusan will usher in a new era of positive developments... Continue
    The Lagos State Sports Commission has commenced the training of 600 school sports masters PE teachers across Lagos as a first step in the deployment of the... Continue
The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Solomon Adeola, has congratulated Ogun State born Tobi Amusan for her great feat in not only breaking a world record... Continue
Federation Elections 2021: South West coaches adopt Oshodi for zone
The President, Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF), Dr Musa Oshodi, has said that judokas representing the country at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games are in good and energetic spirit with readiness... 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

    OKAFOR MOSES/Birmingham, UK As the opening ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games... Continue
CHRISTIAN ABURIME      As the 6th democratically elected Governor of Anambra State, Professor... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA Police operatives from the Lagos State Command arrested two suspected car snatchers... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari has joined leaders and members of the All Progressives Congress (APC)... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR     Police operatives from the Gombe State Command successfully intercepted a... Continue
The leadership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) and its Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu,... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 38-year old man, Aliu Dauda, has landed in trouble... Continue
JUVENTUS CHUKWUNWEIKE OKOLI The importance of taxation cannot be overemphasized. And, the most important... Continue
As part of his administration’s relentless efforts to rekindle the collective hopes of the... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 54-year old man, Natto Robert, has displayed his boxing... Continue

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