Entertainment

Nollywood actress and producer, Eniola Ajao has concluded work on what has been described as the biggest Yoruba movie ever made. The epic movie titled, Ajakaju (Beast of Two Worlds), was directed by highly respected... Continue
The Association of Digital Media Core Advocates, ADMCA, Anambra State has called for nominations of Anambra Media and Movie Practitioners of impeccable integrity and or notable impact for recognition... Continue
The Biggest Annual Media Event In Anambra Powered By ADMCA   About ADMCA:   Association of Digital Media Core Advocates, ADMCA, is a movement of media practitioners across platforms... Continue
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

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      A married man, Ikechukwu Onuma, popularly known as Ayaaya Onye-Obodo, from Odoja community in Onitsha, Anambra State, was allegedly stabbed to death by his wife’s... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      Police detectives from Ejigbo Division of the Lagos State Command have uncovered and arrested a 28-year old staff of Ecobank PLC, who allegedly arranged with... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA       A 16-year old boy has been arrested by the Police in Lagos State for allegedly checking the private part of a 6-year old girl by... Continue
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

Politics

The Tinubu Campaign Organisation, TCO, has appealed to the presidential candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi to call his supporters to order and to allow this election... Continue
  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

Business

  Following the successful inauguration of the Nigeria Burundi Business Council (NBBC) culminating in the Nigeria – Burundi Business Summit next month, all is now set for the successful... Continue
The African Development Bank has appointed Dr. Alex Mubiru as Director General in the Cabinet Office of the Bank Group’s President, with effect from 16 August 2022. Dr. Mubiru,... Continue
In line with its commitment to bridge the digital gap in Africa, West Africa’s pioneer solar-based internet and voice service provider, Tizeti, is set to expand its operations within... Continue
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

Feature

Health

The Ojodu Local Council Development Area, Lagos State, is partnering with the Benjamin Olowojebutu Foundation on free medical screening for residents of the Council area.   The noble exercise is targeted... Continue
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

Interview

Metro

IZUNNA OKAFOR The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) Anambra State Command, and the Anambra State Fire Service have revealed that adequate safety has been restored at the scene where... Continue
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

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

The management of Lagos based NLO side Iganmu FC are certainly not relenting on its commitment towards exposing the large pool of its talented players to top grade local... Continue
  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

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

Nollywood actress and producer, Eniola Ajao has concluded work on what has been described as the biggest Yoruba movie ever... Continue
BY OLUMIDE IYANDA  As Nigerian multinational telecommunications company Globacom clocks 19 on August 29,... Continue
CHUKA UBAH      A married man, Ikechukwu Onuma, popularly known as Ayaaya Onye-Obodo,... Continue
The Oyo State Government in partnership with Mottainai Recycling Limited on Wednesday, met with Traders... Continue
The Tinubu Campaign Organisation, TCO, has appealed to the presidential candidate of the Labour... Continue
    The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babajide Olusola Sanwo-Olu, has sent... Continue
The Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Adeola Olamilekan Yayi, on Wednesday donated multi-million... Continue
The management of Lagos based NLO side Iganmu FC are certainly not relenting on... Continue
  Following the successful inauguration of the Nigeria Burundi Business Council (NBBC) culminating in... Continue
The Chairman, Oyo State Pilgrims Welfare Board, Prof. Sayed Malik, has assured the State... Continue

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