Entertainment

NGOZI EMEDOLIBE  All is set for the 2022 edition of the prestigious ‘Anambra Movie & Media Excellence Awards’, AMMEA. Currently in its fourth edition, the event, created to recognise,... Continue
CHUKA UBAH     Activities lined up for the 2022 Edition of the Eko Onibaje New Yam Festival has been kick-started with a football tournament conference.  The festival, billed... Continue
  The Big Brother Naija Level Up Housemates held their first Head of House games at 7 pm this evening, and the viewers were in for yet another surprise... Continue
These are early days; many housemates are still in their shells. This is understandable. However, some have hit the ground running and endearing themselves to the fans. Ladies appear... Continue
The 7th edition of BBNaija commenced on Saturday amid fanfare and excitement on a doubleheader opening night. Twelve housemates made it into the Level Up House on the first... Continue
The second part of the double launch show for Big Brother Naija Level Up took place Sunday, 24 July, 2022 amidst high energy from the newly-returned live audience. The host, Ebuka... Continue

Education

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
As part of her avowed commitment towards uplifting the standard of education in the state, the senator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Uche Ekwunife, PhD, has achieved another legislative... Continue
p The Lagos State Office of Education Quality Assurance (OEQA) in the Ministry of Education has commenced the mandatory registration, data update and validation exercise for all approved, registered... Continue
JOSEPH ALBERT     The legislator representing Anambra Central Senatorial District, Senator Uche Ekwunife, has commissioned and handed over a new block of classrooms to Community Secondary School, Ukpo,... Continue
The Senior Staff Association Of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, has told the Prof Nimi-Briggs Committee renegotiating the 2009 Agreement that it will not accept any disparity in University staff salary as... Continue

Editorials

Crime

  MICHAEL AKINOLA The Lagos State Ministry of Justice has re-arraigned an On-Air Personality, Mr. Uche Igwe, at Yaba Magistrate Court for allegedly sharing the sex tape video of... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE        A 60-year old man, Onakoya Emmanuel, has landed in trouble after he reportedly burgled Redeemed Christian Church of God (Peculiar Parish) in Ayobo, Lagos... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA At least two ladies and six men have been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, over attempts to import hundreds of cocaine... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      Police officers attached to the Ipaja Division of the Lagos State Command on Sunday demonstrated high sense discipline and professionalism after they were attacked and... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      Police operatives from the Area G Command, Ogba, Lagos, have arrested a 40-year old man, Agboola Tayo, for allegedly swindling DAMA Pharmaceutical Company Limited, the... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      A 48-year old man, Oseni Sulaiman, has landed in trouble in Lagos State for standing as surety for a lady, Taiwo Adegboye, over N15m fraud... Continue

Politics

It is clear that the Imo East senatorial district otherwise known as Owerri zone usually produces astonishing complexities and corresponding absurdities in each election year. The complexities normally  throw... Continue
KASSIM AFEGBUA  This is the era of political campaigns where all manner of subterfuge are allowed to flourish to confuse and convince the undiscerning mind in a bid to... Continue
    The PDP Candidate for Imo East Senatorial District, Hon Barr Uche Onyeagucha, has condemned in totality the recent alleged invasion of the Owerri residence of Oziza Radio... Continue
The All Progressives Congress, (APC) Presidential candidate, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu and his Vice Presidential candidate, Senator Kashim Shetimma have received a boost from thousands of professionals from the... Continue
Hon. Barr. Uche Onyeagucha, PDP Candidate for Imo East Senatorial District, said that his attention has been drawn to inelegant and verbal vituperation against his person by the Imo... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE    The Governorship ambition of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP’s Candidate for Ebonyi State, High Chief Ifeanyi Chukwuma Odii, received a big boost following his endorsement by... Continue

Business

The Embassy of Nigeria in Burundi has received in audience Mr. Dennis Nshimirimara, the Secretary of Burundi Chamber of Commerce, for strategic discussions about the upcoming Maiden Edition of... Continue
There is hardly a neighbourhood in the country where a retailer is not found and a vacuum automatically gets created in the absence of a formal retail store on... Continue
Zenith Bank Plc has been ranked as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2022 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published by The Banker Magazine.... Continue
The Dangote’s $2 billion Petrochemical Plant located in Lagos when fully operational will position Nigeria as one of Africa’s largest petrochemicals hubs and boost non-oil export earnings for the... Continue
The African Development Bank Board of Directors approved a loan of USD 271 million to finance Egypt’s Food Security and Economic Resilience Support Program to support efforts to mitigate... Continue
The Lagos State Ministry of Agriculture has trained and empowered 500 Rice Farmers across the State as part of efforts to increase rice production. Speaking at the event, the... 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

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
    A Lagos Federal High Court, has ordered the service of Committal application (Forms 48 and 49) on the First Bank Plc, at it’s headquarters, 35, Marina, Lagos,... Continue
IZUNNA OKAFOR Mrs. Ogochukwu Osege, an Awka-based orange seller, has revealed why her 11-year-old son, Somtoo Osege, still hawks orange on the streets of Awka, the capital city of... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      The residents of Oko filling, Otunba Oladokun and Ogunmeru Street under Ikotun/Igando Local Council Development Area of Lagos State have appealed to the State Government... Continue
MICHAEL AKINOLA      A 15-year old girl, who was impregnated by her 20-year old lover, Samuel Maikasuwa, has confessed that she was not raped rather that they were... 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 Lagos State Sports Commission has commenced the training of 600 school sports masters PE teachers across Lagos as a first step in the deployment of the... Continue
The Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance, Senator Solomon Adeola, has congratulated Ogun State born Tobi Amusan for her great feat in not only breaking a world record... Continue
Federation Elections 2021: South West coaches adopt Oshodi for zone
The President, Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF), Dr Musa Oshodi, has said that judokas representing the country at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games are in good and energetic spirit with readiness... Continue
The South West states participating in the maiden edition of the Western Nigeria Football Forum/ Taiwo Ogunjobi Memorial U-15 Football Tournament are intensifying preparations for the event. The tournament... Continue
President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed heartfelt congratulations to Tobi Amusan for winning the women’s 100m hurdles gold for Nigeria at the World Athletics Championship 2022, setting a new world... Continue
Nigeria left her best for the last day of the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, United States of America by winning a gold and a silver medal. Tobi... 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

MICHAEL AKINOLA  Shops and markets situated around the Agege area of Lagos State were... Continue
  MICHAEL AKINOLA The Lagos State Ministry of Justice has re-arraigned an On-Air Personality,... Continue
PRINCE MACDONALD ENWERE     One of the political realities of our contemporary global... Continue
The Lagos State Taskforce has denied involvement in the death of a resident during enforcement... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE        A 60-year old man, Onakoya Emmanuel, has landed in... Continue
It is clear that the Imo East senatorial district otherwise known as Owerri zone... Continue
  President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday in Monrovia, Liberia called on leaders in West... Continue
KASSIM AFEGBUA  This is the era of political campaigns where all manner of subterfuge... Continue
  After 21 successful editions, the industry-shaping NOG Conference & Exhibition is to be... Continue
CYRIACUS IZUEKWE      The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Jigsmur International,... Continue

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