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UNILAG sacks Vice-Chancellor; embattled VC calls it untrue | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Governing Council of the University of Lagos has announced the removal of Professor Toyin Ogundipe, as the Vice-Chancellor of ...

Rankings,August 13, 2020

Armpit lollipop, The serpent’s perspective | Funny tweets we saw from Nigerians today

Every day on the Nigerian Internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

Rankings,August 12, 2020

The YNaija Rankings: Top 10 News Platforms (January – June)

News outlets are continually engaging in the never-ending struggle of breaking the news first, creating the best content, and attracting ...

Rankings,August 12, 2020

Uber, Bolt drivers to pay 10% service tax on each passenger transaction | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Lagos Ministry of Transportation has released regulatory documents for operators of e-Hailing Taxi Services entitled ‘Guidelines For On-line Hailing Business ...

Rankings,August 12, 2020

‘The Smart Money Woman’, Arese Ugwu’s brainchild, is almost here

When Arese Ugwu announced she was adapting her well received financial self-help series, ‘The Smart Money Woman’ into a live ...

The Media Blog,August 13, 2020

The Lagos Film and Video Censors board is coming for content creators

It seems in the next few months, your favourite Instagram comedians and Youtube content creators might need to lawyer up ...

Counter Culture Blog,August 13, 2020

#YNaijaBBNRecap: Maybe it’s time for Laycon to finally let Erica go

We are reminded everyday of the non stop drama the Big Brother Naija show promises, especially with this set of ...

Reality TV,August 11, 2020

#YNaijaBBNCoverage: Lucy and Nengi’s explosive fight turns the drama up a notch

From the housemates first Weekly Task’s wager win, to seeing Ozo lose his temper for the first time, to Erica ...

Reality TV,August 10, 2020

Lagos enforcing new regulations for ride hailing services will suffocate businesses

By Oludolapo Ige      The Lagos government has revealed plans to introduce a new range of regulatory guidelines for ...

Deep Dive,August 12, 2020

Before ISIS and Al-Qaeda attack, we must address the loopholes in Nigeria’s security

By Oluwagbemileke Takuro     On Tuesday, the 11th of August 2020, in a three-hour meeting that comprised of President ...

Deep Dive,August 12, 2020

Mercy Eke is experiencing the entitlement syndrome common to most fans

It is not strange for celebrities to endorse upcoming celebrities or those in the making. To be honest, a few ...

Deep Dive,August 12, 2020

Parents are right for protesting Grace High School’s student hotel idea for WASSCE

By Oludolapo Ige     Commotion at the front gate of Grace high school as members of The Parent Teachers ...

Deep Dive,August 12, 2020

#YNaijaNextRated: Nova is making music at his own pace

Lust, the opening track of Nova’s third project S.T.A.Y (Still Think About You), spans less than two minutes and finds ...

Next Rated,August 9, 2020

Best Music: Tiwa Savage, K1 De Ultimate, Oxlade, Peruzzi and more

Every week at YNaija, we sift through the churn to curate the best new song releases. K1 De Ultimate has ...

Next Rated,August 8, 2020

#YNaijaNextRated: DJ VvadaA is a sonic alchemist, mixing her way to the perfect set

DJ VvadaA can’t remember when she wanted to be a disc jockey, but she recently recall looking through an old ...

Next Rated,August 1, 2020

Does Burna Boy’s collaboration with Sam Smith absolve him of homophobia?

As Afrobeats continues to trickle into mainstream international music markets and gain a foothold, it has allowed for new, hybrid ...

Next Rated,July 30, 2020

EiE invites citizens to Hack Nigeria’s Operating System (OS)

There is an urgent and massive need for moral and spiritual reconstruction: the kind which will help to demolish morbid ...

Extra,August 12, 2020

International Youth Day: The Future Awards Africa announces Nominees for Community Action from across Africa

Now in its 15th year, Africa’s most prestigious award, The Future Awards Africa, has announced the nominees for its Prize ...

Extra,August 12, 2020

Aisha Dirisu emerges winner of Donors for Africa 2019/2020 Social Innovators Bootcamp (SIBC) Pitch Competition

Donors for Africa Foundation, a grant management nonprofit organisation leading change, organised the first digital social innovators boot camp in ...

Extra,August 11, 2020

Chude Jideonwo, Michael Oluwagbemi, Yetunde Ajibade to speak at Getwork Nigeria International Youth Day event

Research has shown that the alarming rate of unemployment in Nigeria is majorly caused by dearth of skilled personnel for ...

Extra,August 11, 2020

EP Review: Omah Lay takes the Burna blueprint and elevates it with ‘Get Layd’

Contemporary Nigerian music witnessed a change of guard from one generation to the next the moment Wizkid’s Holla at your ...

Reviews,July 31, 2020

Profile: How Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala became Africa’s biggest policy superstar

On the 15th of July 2020, Nigeria’s candidate for Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO), Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala was at ...

Specials,July 28, 2020

Film Review: Rita Dominic and Kalu Ikeagwu find their way through a marriage crisis in Light in the Dark

Light in the Dark opens with what may be becoming cinematographer Muhammed Attah Ahmed’s signature flourish. The camera, placed upside ...

Reviews,July 27, 2020

Saworoide, The Meeting, Walking with Shadows…20 Nigerian films that should be on Netflix (but aren’t)

In the last one year, streaming giant Netflix has doubled down on its Nollywood engagement, increasing the number of Nigerian ...

Specials,July 26, 2020

Ultra Signature’s Arinola Okeowo is building businesses that will inspire women to shatter ceilings

Starting up a business in a country like Nigeria, where most of the policies are against your favour, is not ...

Your next industry exposé may likely come from a drama channel, not the NYT

Remember a time when CEOs of multi-million dollar businesses were mythical figures, couched in their private lofts, separated from the ...

Diversity is lacking in Nigeria’s meeting rooms, and it’s bad for business

Nigeria has a diversity problem. We see it on our streets, in our schools and in our interactions on social ...

Joy Obinyan is teaching people how to breathe life into their brands and we love it

We are addicted to telling stories at RED | Africa. We do this in as many forms as you can ...

EP Review: Omah Lay takes the Burna blueprint and elevates it with ‘Get Layd’

Contemporary Nigerian music witnessed a change of guard from one generation to the next the moment Wizkid’s Holla at your ...

Reviews,July 31, 2020

Film Review: Rita Dominic and Kalu Ikeagwu find their way through a marriage crisis in Light in the Dark

Light in the Dark opens with what may be becoming cinematographer Muhammed Attah Ahmed’s signature flourish. The camera, placed upside ...

Reviews,July 27, 2020

Saworoide, The Meeting, Walking with Shadows…20 Nigerian films that should be on Netflix (but aren’t)

In the last one year, streaming giant Netflix has doubled down on its Nollywood engagement, increasing the number of Nigerian ...

Specials,July 26, 2020

Book Review: The Mechanics of Yenagoa by Michael Afenfia is a page turner

The Mechanics of Yenagoa, the latest title by Canadian based Nigerian author Michael Afenfia is something of a guilty pleasure. ...

Reviews,July 22, 2020
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