Month: March 2012

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March 31, 2012

Report: Ex-Militant linked to $103 million government deal

by Lekan Olanrewaju A former militant leader in the Niger Delta has been linked to a security deal with the ...

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March 31, 2012

Femi Owolabi: What to do with our differences as Nigerians?

 Remember this country belongs to all of us; we must therefore crave for a platform that strengthens the national integration ...

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March 31, 2012

Short story: The sex life of a Lagos mad woman

    by ‘Seun Salami Only Rosco’s thing is sweeter than that Indomie and egg in this life, you have ...

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March 31, 2012

“I am far from controversial; that’s just media imagination” – Full text of #YNaijaInterview with Toni Payne

Toni Payne is in many ways an entertainment industry guru, earning the titles of Manager, Publicist and now On Air ...

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March 31, 2012

Youth Marketer Converge: See Photos from Day 2 of the YMC event this week

  Photography by Hycinth Iyereosa What: Youth Marketer Converge Series Day 2  Where: Rowe Park Yaba, Lagos. When:  28 March, ...

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March 31, 2012

From The Magazine: The Cover Interview with 2face Idibia – “He’ll always be here”

by Chude Jideonwo Since he took the name 2face in 1996, Innocent Ujah Idibia has led the way for his industry, for ...

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March 31, 2012

Photo of the day: JAMB Registrar displays confiscated, er, “equipment”

by Lekan Olanrewaju JAMB Registrar, Dibu Ojerinde, is pictured above displaying footwear “equipped” with mobile phones and smuggled into examination ...

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March 31, 2012

Part 2: OLMECA Golden Sun at Liwkid Lounge holds today and you can be on that guest list

  Seyi Lawal After the successful debut of the Olmeca Golden Sun party in Nigeria on 17 March, the gig is ...

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March 31, 2012

Maxed out! 6 ways to wear this season’s Maxi skirt trend

   by Wemimo Esho The maxi skirt is the opposite of the mini skirt. They are full-bodied, long, free-flowing and usually not ...

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March 31, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: JAMB results released; only 3 score above 300

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has released the results of the 2012 UTME, revealing that only 3 candidates ...

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March 31, 2012

Temie Giwa: “Motherhood is a death sentence for many women in Nigeria” (YNaija Frontpage)

The leadership in its infinite uselessness refuses to pass laws or create policies that might safeguard the lives of Nigerian ...

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March 31, 2012

“It is not witchcraft” – Health Minister speaks on autism

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Nigerian government has spoken out on discrimination against people with autism. Last Thursday,  the Health Minister, Onyebuchi Chukwu, ...

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March 30, 2012

Jonathan gets his mojo back? Mr. President is in the running for TIME’s 100 Most Influential People

by Hauwa Gambo “The twin imperatives of trying to end a bloody northern Nigeria Islamist rebellion led by Boko Haram ...

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VIDEO: Joyful, Joyful! The wedding story of Abies Uzamere & Omo Ihenyen

by Lekan Olanrewaju Onye Ubanatu is a Cinematographer and Producer who has worked with the likes of ABC News, CNN, BBC, Hydra motors, ...

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March 30, 2012

Opinion: Tax ’em all!

by Lucas Togan What is this entire hullabaloo about Bishop David Oyedepo launching an airline? If Christians don’t make exploits ...

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March 30, 2012

Femke becomes Funke: Beer in the morning? I would not dream of refusing

    by Femke van Zeijl I enjoy being known. Migrating to another country is so fundamental a change, not ...

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March 30, 2012

N27 billion: FG approves subsidy for agriculture

by Lekan Olanrewaju The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved a 50 per cent subsidy of N27 billion for the supply ...

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March 30, 2012

The Weth Chronicles: The Four-eyed Monk

Anthony Othuke Ominiabohs This is the first instalment for The Weth Chronicles, which is authored by Anthony Othuke Ominiabohs. This ...

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March 30, 2012

Opinion: Think before you post! On the “battered woman” hoax

 by Chi Ibe I saw the photo on the left yesterday, and I was enraged. The accompanying story that identified the ...

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March 30, 2012

This one’s for the girls! 9 kinds of men you must NEVER marry

by Hauwa Gambo So you guys have had a field day over the past two days laughing over Jide Taiwo’s attack on women, ...

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March 30, 2012

Have government critics outlived their usefulness?

by Gabriel Ola For there to be change in Nigeria, there must be a revolution. If we won’t have a ...

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March 30, 2012

Kathleen Ndongmo: “Why can’t women make the tough decisions ourselves?” (YNaija Frontpage)

Women are too often the candidate (waiting to be chosen), not the voter (with the power of choice).    Recently, someone ...

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March 30, 2012

N114 billion: House of Reps queries FG over unauthorised withdrawals from Stabilisation Fund

by Lekan Olanrewaju The federal government has been accused of illegally withdrawing a total of N114 billion over a period ...

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March 30, 2012

SNAPSHOT: Patience Jonathan arrives South Korea for prayer session

by Lekan Olanrewaju The First Lady of Nigeria, Dame Patience Jonathan arrived yesterday in South Korea for a three-day working visit. ...

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March 30, 2012

She might win this thing? The Economist and Financial Times endorse Okonjo-Iweala

by Seyi Lawal Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Minister of Finance has now received tremendous support for her nomination to become the next ...

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March 29, 2012

Osisiye Tafa asks: ‘Should education be a task or an adventure?’

No, education is about something much more important. It is about teaching people how to live, how to get on ...

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March 29, 2012

“We play politics with everything”- Jonathan blames Boko Haram on politics

by Lekan Olanrewaju President Goodluck Jonathan on Wednesday said that the violent activities of the Boko Haram sect could be ...

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March 29, 2012

Photo of the Day: The difference is… Goodluck! See GEJ before and after

by Chi Ibe Things are better now for our president. This before and after shots say it all.   It ...

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March 29, 2012

Ugodre Talks Figures: You may never be a billionaire if you were born between 1974 and 1984

YNaija introduces Ugodre Obi-Chukwu, ‘Ugometrics’–  a respected blogger who blogs frequently on finance, business and economics issues. Starting today, he will ...

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March 29, 2012

Wale Ewedemi, Tolu Ogunlesi, Emilia Asim-Ita & Others – See photos from Day 1 of the Youth Marketer Converge Series this week!

Pictures by Hycinth Iyereosa What: Youth Marketer Converge Series Where: Eko Hotel Victoria Island, Lagos. When:  27 March, 2012.     ...

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