Entertainment

Anambra Journalist, Augustina Ada Njideka, popularly referred to as Anagold, has been appointed Director of the Anambra Media/Movie Excellence Awards(AMEA), as the biggest annual media event gets set for... Continue
Nollywood fans seem divided over Victoria Daniel’s portrayal of Jennifer in the action-comedy, ‘Money Miss Road’, currently showing in cinemas. The role which had the fast-rising actress play the... Continue
The Broadcasting Organisations of Nigeria (BON), promoters of The Nigeria Broadcasting Awards (TNBA) have assured industry stakeholders and Nigerians of the credibility of the awards process. The assurance was... Continue
ABIODUN OLADUNJOYE Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, has solicited for continued partnership with the media in order to help the government and citizens... Continue
Delivering on our promise to be a global leader in the Beauty and Wellness Industry, NW Tech Capital and TROPICSLAB is pleased to announce that award winning Nollywood celebrity Stella... Continue
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

Education

  A young and brilliant Nigerian, who goes by the name Olujimi Fafowora, has broken the record of Oxford University after he bagged a First Class honors degree in... Continue
Outgoing Governor of Ekiti State, southwest Nigeria, Kayode Fayemi has threatening to starve the Ekiti State University (EKSU) of its monthly subventions not until members of the university’s branch... Continue
KINGSLEY UBANI     The Senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Uche Ekwunife, PhD, has congratulated Rev. Fr. Prof. Emmanuel C. Umezinwa over his appointment as the pioneer Vice... Continue
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

Editorials

Crime

MICHAEL AKINOLA      A 37-year old man, Saheed Adisa, has been arrested in Lagos State for allegedly brutalizing a female LASTMA officer, Salami Bukola, over attempts to seduce... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA     Police detectives from the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a driver, Ortema Paul ‘m’ aged 41, within the Ojodu axis of Lagos State while... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE    A 52-year old man, James Chukwunonye, who allegedly engaged his neighbour’s 20-year old down syndrome patient in a sex romp, has justified his action by telling... Continue
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

Politics

The flag bearer of the leading All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, for Idemili North and South Federal Constituency in the 2023 General Elections, Chief Ikenna Iyiegbu (Onyechimelueze), has reassured... Continue
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

Business

Verdant Capital has raised USD 10 million of debt funding for Zeepay. The medium-term debt raise, which forms part of its A.5 series, comes to support Zeepay in a... Continue
In line with its vision of streamlining human r​​esource functions and processes in the workplace, BridgeGap has launched 56 Bridge, a recruitment app which will revolutionise job applications, improve... Continue
Delivering on our promise to be a global leader in the Beauty and Wellness Industry, NW Tech Capital and TROPICSLAB is pleased to announce that award winning Nollywood celebrity Stella... Continue
  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

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

  In the aftermath of the arrest of some of the masterminds of the terror attack on St Francis Catholic Church in Owo on June 5 this year, the... Continue
Nigeria’s Super Eagles star, Ahmed Musa, has sent the sum of N500,000 to former Nigerian Olympic Athlete, Bassey Etim, spotted filling pot holes in Ajah area of Lagos. The... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      A 40-year old man, Joseph Alu, has been arrested in Lagos State for allegedly ridiculing a cleric, Pastor Sunday Eguaoyo, by calling him fake and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A man, Okechukwu Uche, has landed in trouble in Lagos State after he disappointed a lady, Chidinma Innocent, went ahead to swindled her of the... Continue
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

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

Two-time runners-up Nigeria gave a sneak preview of their capabilities when they overcame torrential rain, an hour’s delay and more rain to defeat Europe’s top team France 1-0 in... Continue
Nigeria’s Super Eagles star, Ahmed Musa, has sent the sum of N500,000 to former Nigerian Olympic Athlete, Bassey Etim, spotted filling pot holes in Ajah area of Lagos. The... Continue
Sports promotions company, Flykite Productions, has introduced an additional cash reward category for boxers participating at GOtv Boxing Night, the boxing show it organizes. The introduction will see two... Continue
The Asisat Oshoala Academy (AOA) has finally kicked off in Lagos. The football academy is powered by Women Win and Nike, Inc. an American multinational corporation that is engaged in... Continue
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

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

IFEANYICHUKWU AFUBA      Is the setting in place for the flourishing of Anambra... Continue
The lawmaker representing Lagos West Senatorial District and Chairman of Senate Committee on Finance,... Continue
  A young and brilliant Nigerian, who goes by the name Olujimi Fafowora, has... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      A 37-year old man, Saheed Adisa, has been arrested in... Continue
Anambra Journalist, Augustina Ada Njideka, popularly referred to as Anagold, has been appointed Director... Continue
Verdant Capital has raised USD 10 million of debt funding for Zeepay. The medium-term... Continue
  In continuation of the ongoing construction of the Lagos Rail Mass Transit Red... Continue
CHUKA UBAH   The Anambra State Government has suspended the newly appointed TC Chairman,... Continue
Nollywood fans seem divided over Victoria Daniel’s portrayal of Jennifer in the action-comedy, ‘Money... Continue

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