Entertainment

Level 1 housemate, Hermes, has emerged  Head of House for week two of Big Brother Naija season seven.    Hermes replaced fellow housemate, Eloswag who emerged as the winner... Continue
This is the Anambra Fashion Expo 2022... It’s a total fashion event that will take place in Awka, on the 16th of September.   This is a call for... Continue
Leading Pay TV service company, MultiChoice Nigeria, recently organized the second edition of its flagship training programme for broadcast professionals in collaboration with the Broadcast Organization of Nigeria (BON).... Continue
Big Brother is serving a lot of twists and tricks to this already intriguing season. Not only is the plot getting intense, but it has also got everyone, including... Continue
DStv customers will enjoy more robust news coverage as MultiChoice launches ‘News Central’ on Monday, August 1, 2022. The brand new channel is a 24-hour news platform focusing on... Continue
  DJ Smallz and DJ 4kerty turned on the mood as the housemates rocked the dance floor for hours during the Big Brother Naija Saturday Night party.  Season 7... Continue

Education

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
  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

Editorials

Crime

The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, has busted and dismantled two major clandestine laboratories in Lagos and Anambra State where dangerous illicit drug, crystal methamphetamine, called Mkpuru Mmiri... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR  Unknown gunmen in Anambra State have reportedly thrown off some of their victims from a bridge top to a cemented base of a drainage channel. The incident... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      The Police have arrested a man, Basiru Abubakar, 20, and Peter Friday, 18, after they were caught inside the Church stealing Bibles, hymn books, ushers... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE    Police operatives from the Isheri Oshun Division, Lagos State, have arrested a 41-year old man, Abdulfatai Olagunju, for stealing after he allegedly went at night and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A man, who was sentenced to death by hanging in Edo State, escaped from prison during the EndSARS protest and was recently rearrested for allegedly... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE       A 28-year old lady, Blessing Solomon, had a nasty experience in Lagos after she was lured by five suspected local fraudsters a.k.a money doublers, who... Continue

Politics

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
AISHA ABUBAKAR  The Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has said that the All Progressives Congress, APC, has decided on who would be the Director-General of the Presidential... Continue
  Nibo community in Awka South Local Government area of Anambra State was agog as a major stakeholder in the community, Chief Dr Kanayo Ughamadu (Isimili Nibo), hosted the... Continue
DON SILAS      The Executive Governor of Delta State, Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, has hit out at Peter Obi, the Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), insisting that... Continue
JUVENTUS CHUKWUNWEIKE OKOLI      The Deputy Speaker and House member representing the good people of Ihiala State Constituency II, who by Providence is the APGA Candidate for Ihiala... Continue
TEMITOPE AJAYI      It is now crystal clear that Hon. Yakubu Dogara, former Speaker of the House of Representatives, now sees himself as a national political figure, who... Continue

Business

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
In a bid to ensure that Cement becomes available in all African countries, Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement, Michel Puchercos, has revealed that his company is ramping up... Continue
CHUKA UBAH   In continuation of its consultations with political, economic stakeholders ahead of the Nigeria-Burundi Business Summit, the Nigerian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Nigeria to the Republic... Continue
United Bank for Africa Plc, Africa’s global bank, Monday announced the appointment of Oliver Alawuba as Group Managing Director. Alawuba will oversee all the Group’s banking operations across its... Continue
Premium Trust Bank has been announced as the official banking partner of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN. Nilayo Sports Management Limited, marketing consultants of the AFN, in a... 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

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

  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
AISHA ABUBAKAR      A Lagos-based Marine Engineer, Prince Adegbenga Dada, has sacked his wife, Roseline Dada, for always demanding money from him before she will allow him to... Continue
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

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

ORI MARTINS     A former Board Member of the Nigeria Football Association, Chief Fan Ndubuoke, has advised against rushing into election of new executives for the nation’s soccer... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Iyeneobong Essien, a 16-year-old Nigerian girl, for finishing second at the Champion of Champions World Golf Championship Invitational in Northern Ireland. The President salutes... Continue
    AKEEM BUSARI  The pitch is getting higher and the pace, faster, as several Nigerian football stakeholders have thrown their hats into the ring, indicating their readiness to... Continue
Premium Trust Bank has been announced as the official banking partner of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, AFN. Nilayo Sports Management Limited, marketing consultants of the AFN, in a... Continue
Tunji Disu, a deputy commissioner of police and head of the police Intelligence Response Team (IRT), participated in the ongoing judo championship in the United States. The 2022 US... Continue
Buruj Football Club Star, Noah Abolaji Salaudeen, has scored his 100th goals in his football career. The 20-years old Noah has hit 5 goals in the top-flight this season, with... 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

  I had previously condemned the caption of the Columnist, Sam Omatseye’s editorial in... Continue
ORI MARTINS     A former Board Member of the Nigeria Football Association, Chief... Continue
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Tuesday, opened a mini-housing scheme in a... Continue
The Southern Youth Foundation led by its amiable National President, Sen. Comrade Emeni Ibe,... Continue
The Lagos State Environmental and Special Offenses Unit (Taskforce) has launched rebranded Tactical Jackets... Continue
The Osun State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has condemned the protest... Continue
The Edo State Governor, Mr. Godwin Obaseki, has condemned the illegal conversion of residential... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      The Presidential candidacy of Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and the... Continue
  CHRISTIAN ABURIME   Governor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, CFR, has inaugurated the newly confirmed... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Iyeneobong Essien, a 16-year-old Nigerian girl, for finishing second... Continue

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