Entertainment

The name Shon the Fantasizer is gradually picking up the wave right now, for the unacquainted, he’s about to surf your minds and your playlists with heart-throbbing grooves that... Continue
Grammy nominee and Africa’s rising Afrobeat singer, Mádé Kuti, has released a new single entitled ‘No more wars’ via Partisan Records off his forthcoming album. The single, which was... Continue
Iconic actor Oludotun Baiyewun Jacobs who is popular as Olu Jacobs was Wednesday in Lagos presented with an Icon Award by the leadership of the Audio-Visual Rights Society of... Continue
Tempers were high in the Big Brother Level 1 house on Thursday afternoon, as Bella and Eloswag had an altercation over a joke which didn’t go down well with... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      This may not the best of times for a top Nigerian musician,  Oriola Taofeek Daniel, since he lost his treasured N9m worth Rolex watch to... Continue
Only a handful of people, or in street terms, the OGs, know the deep and rich history of Afrobeats and the roles that many artists, including women, played in... Continue

Education

  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
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

Editorials

Crime

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 28-year old teacher, Aina Adedayo, has landed in trouble in Lagos State after he was allegedly caught for engaging a 15-year old boy in... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      Police operatives from the State Criminal Investigation Department (SCID), Yaba, Lagos, have arrested a 19-year old boy, Emmanuel Victor, for allegedly having sex with his... Continue
Over 560,068.31414 kilograms of assorted illicit drugs were on Thursday 4th August 2022 set ablaze by the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, the largest to be destroyed in... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      Probably if a 32-year old man, Okemakinde Adebayo, knew that he may spend the rest of his life in prison custody for allegedly engaging a... Continue
CHUKA UBAH  A High Court sitting in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State on Thursday sentenced Uduak Akpan Frank to death by hanging over the alleged murder of a female, Iniobong... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE     A 60-year old Ghanaian resident in Nigeria, Edward Quayson, has landed in trouble in Lagos State after he allegedly lured his neighbour’s 11-year old daughter,... Continue

Politics

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
National Coalition of Tinubu Support Groups (NCTSG) says it has garnered over 25 million signatures on its Online Mobilization Platform. According to the NCTSG), since the platform https://25million-signatures-for-asiwaju.org was... Continue
The Youth Wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun on Wednesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to caution his Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola over his anti-party... Continue
The Youth Wing of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Osun on Wednesday called on President Muhammadu Buhari to caution his Minister of Interior, Rauf Aregbesola over his anti-party... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      The Presidential candidacy of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the re-election bid of the Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, received a big boost on Tuesday... Continue

Business

The Edo State Government has alerted the public to the antics of an illegal task force out to extort unsuspecting members of the public over urban and regional planning... Continue
Polaris Bank has described as speculative and deliberately intended to create panic, the reports in a section of the online media concerning sales of the bank. In a statement... Continue
All Progressives Congress Presidential Candidate, Asíwájú Bola Tinubu, has congratulated the Founder and Chairman of BUA Group, Abdulsamad Rabiu, on turning 62. In a statement by his Media Office... Continue
Senegal and Mauritania could be described as rising stars in the energy industry. After one significant offshore discovery after another in the region between 2014 and 2017, it has... Continue
The Management of Wema Bank Plc has debunked the trending news in the media to the effect that a Magistrate’s Court in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja, had... Continue
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, opened a mini-housing scheme in a residential neighbourhood of Victoria Island, further raising the housing stock of the State. Channel Point... 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

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
  Mama Matilda Amadi has been missing in the last two (2) months without any trace. Mama lives at the University of Ibadan Staff quarters with her Daughter and... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA     Following news in the media space about the arrest of INEC Staff in the Ijesha area of Surulere, Lagos, in the about to be concluded... 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

SuperSport customers on DStv and GOtv can look forward to Premier League action this weekend as Tottenham Hotspur opens its campaign for the 2022/23 by welcoming Southampton to the... Continue
OKAFOR MOSES/Birmingham   Nigerian wrestling dynamite, Odunayo Adekuoroye has claimed Gold in the Women’s 57kf Freestyle Wrestling after beating Anshu Malik of India. The 2018 Commonwealth champion defeated her... Continue
  KENE ONYEDIKA MAXMILLIAN    Ever-present African flagbearers Nigeria departed the shores of the country on Thursday evening for this year’s FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup finals taking place... Continue
  KENE ONYEDIKA MAXMILLAN   The Vice Chancellor, Prof. Ibiyemi Olatunji-Bello, mni, has received news that a student of the University, Yusuf Islamiyat Bukola, who is representing Nigeria at... Continue
Determined to achieve its objective of becoming the first race in Nigeria to have an elite men’s field that will return a sub 2:10 minutes, the Abuja International Marathon... Continue
TOMISIN ILESANMI/Birmingham Nigeria’s Sule Nasiru made a bright start in his bid to win laurel for the country at the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, United Kingdom, when... 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

The Lagos State Task Force has continued its enforcement of the ban on commercial... Continue
  The All Progressives Congress Presidential Candidate, Asíwájú Bola Tinubu, has praised Senator Daisy... Continue
 CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      The traditional ruler a.k.a Ezendigbo in Ejigbo Kingdom, Eze Alex... Continue
CHRISTIAN ABURIME  The Anambra State Governor, Prof Charles Chukwuma Soludo, CFR, has congratulated Chief... Continue
ULOKA CHUKWUBUIKEM NWANKWO        When it comes to his egotistical bid for... Continue
SuperSport customers on DStv and GOtv can look forward to Premier League action this... Continue
The Edo State Government has alerted the public to the antics of an illegal... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 28-year old teacher, Aina Adedayo, has landed in trouble... Continue
COLLINS UGHALAA KSC  When you look away from the baseless negative media stunts from... Continue
The Igwe of Ihiala, HRH Igwe Thomas Obidiegwu, Hon C. Don Adinuba, Deputy Speaker... Continue

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