Entertainment

Toyin Nike ASEFON OPEYEMI CHRIS There are indications that the British-Nigerian actress, Toyin Nike Olabintan, is reaching out to the world to tell a story about her life experience... Continue
Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), the organisers of The Nigerian Broadcasting Awards (TNBA), have stated that the awards process and ceremony will be a huge brand exposure platform. Speaking... Continue
As the #RoadToAFRIMA2022 swings in full gear, the official jury for the All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) have arrived Lagos, Thursday, for an 8-day adjudication which would herald the... Continue
The first-ever documentary about Big Brother Naija has been premiered. The mini-documentary titled BBNaija: the Fame, the Fans, the Frenzy, produced by ID Africa’s The Bang Studio, premiered on... Continue
  The Board of the Association of Digital Media Core Advocates, ADMCA, has announced the appointment of Edozie Ezebinugwu Onwurah as the new Director of Digital Media Campaigns of... Continue
Level 2 housemates have emerged winners of week three wager after a presentation to Big Brother on Friday.   The wager was a Gen Z fashion task, in which... 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

  Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have uncovered no fewer than Four Hundred and Forty Two (442) parcels of Crystal Methamphetamine concealed in heads of... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR    A 50-year old man, Dauda Ibrahim, has landed in trouble for allegedly conspiring and kidnapping his 15-year old daughter, Sherifah, then killing and removing some of... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR  The Anambra State Police Command has refuted the media reports that profiled the suspected killers of a cow dealer in Umueri Anambra State on Wednesday as Fulani... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE    A 30-year old man, Emmanuel Ekamah, has been arrested in Lagos State for allegedly luring a 16-year old girl into having sex with her by sucking... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A woman, Mrs. Ifeoma Onuoha, has been arrested in Lagos State for exhibiting cruelty on her 12-year old house maid, Miss Chizaram Chinegbo, by smashing... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      A 35-year old man, Ugo Emmanuel, has landed in trouble in Lagos State for taking advantage and engaging a 12-year old girl in marathon sex... Continue

Politics

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      Ohanaeze Ndigbo in Lagos State led by the amiable President, Chief Solomon Ogbonna Aguene, has reiterated and stated why the Igbo will support the Presidential... Continue
The All Progressives Congress, APC, says it is almost set for the Tinubu/Shettima Presidential campaign for the 2023 general elections.   Gov. Simon Lalong, the Director-General, APC 2023 Presidential... Continue
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

Business

An Abuja division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered First Bank Plc, to pay a total sum of N23,307,134.57 million, to one of its former... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja said entrepreneurs and the business community, whose investments align with the priorities of the government in value and job creation, will continue... Continue
As the world, on Friday, marked the International Youth Day, Oando Plc, leading energy solution provider, has felicitated with Nigerian youths, saying they are made for great exploits and... Continue
The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Nigeria Chapter has taken her strategic collaboration to another height through the creation of employment opportunities for 40 graduating students of various Government... Continue
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

Feature

Health

  The Lagos State Government, in furtherance of its resolve to create access for residents to enjoy quality healthcare, has launched its ILERA EKO Mobile Customer App, EkoTeleMed App,... Continue
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

Interview

Metro

CYRIACUS IZUEKWE    A lady, Mary Linda, had a nasty experience in Lagos State after two siblings, Samuel Fadi and Bashir Fadi, allegedly invaded her home and drank all... Continue
  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

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

Arrangements are in place for the 21st edition of the Olumide Oyedeji Basketball Camp which holds at the Indoor Sports Hall National Stadium Surulere, Lagos. The event will hold... Continue
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has released a 15-man strong list for the Nigerian National male basketball team that would prosecute the matches in Window 4 of the 2023 FIBA... Continue
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

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

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Toyin Nike ASEFON OPEYEMI CHRIS There are indications that the British-Nigerian actress, Toyin Nike... Continue
Arrangements are in place for the 21st edition of the Olumide Oyedeji Basketball Camp... Continue
  Operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, have uncovered no fewer... Continue
  The Oyo State Government, today, announced that One-hundred and twenty private waste collectors... Continue
An Abuja division of the National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered First... Continue
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has released a 15-man strong list for the Nigerian National... Continue
  The Lagos State Government, in furtherance of its resolve to create access for... Continue
AISHA ABUBAKAR    A 50-year old man, Dauda Ibrahim, has landed in trouble for... Continue
Broadcasting Organisation of Nigeria (BON), the organisers of The Nigerian Broadcasting Awards (TNBA), have... Continue
The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Pantami, on Friday, said there... Continue

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