Month: December 2015

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Oreoluwa PetersDecember 31, 2015

Kcee, Burna Boy, Cynthia Morgan… | 7 celebrities who need to grow up in 2016

From flaunting wads of cash in exquisite hotel rooms to hopping on hover board and getting arrested, these Nigerian ‘kids ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Class of 2015: These are the 100 most influential Nigerians on Twitter

by Chi Ibe This post has been updated. It’s a fact that Twitter has become a medium for every Nigerian ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

With This Ring: 8 subtle ways to show off that dazzler (engagement ring)

by Ada Ebunam Hullo ladies, Here are a couple of tips as regards the most subtlest of ways you can ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2015

‘This path will not be easy… there are no shortcuts to greatness’ | Read Tinubu’s New Year message

The Tinubu Media Office has released the New Year message of the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress, Bola ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2015

‘I want to be a leader who keeps promises’ | Read President Buhari’s New Year message

To herald in 2016, President Muhammadu Buhari has issued a New Year’s Day message to Nigerians. In the message released ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Opinion: We urgently need to save Akwa-Ibom from the hawks

Since the conclusion of the March 28 presidential election, things have not been the same in Nigeria. We have witnessed ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2015

BREAKING: Alex Otti declared winner of Abia governorship election

Alex Otti, candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance in the Abia State Governorship election has been declared the Governor-elect ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Opinion: The beauty and power of the human mind

I always think the most wonderful gift we have is the Human mind, the brain if you may call it. In ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Movie Review: ‘Fifty’ depicts stories of Nigerian women rarely told

Media entrepreneur, Mo Abudu is no stranger to using TV to offer a more glamorous depiction of Africa. Her media ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

Meerah’s Closet: New Year sparkle

Hi guys, Mirah here. The count down as official began to the new year, why not step into the new ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

Kanye West is GQ magazine’s king of fashion for the second year

American rapper and designer Kanye West has been named the most stylish man in 2015, according to GQ magazine for ...

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Oreoluwa PetersDecember 31, 2015

Davido calls for ceasefire, apologises to Dele Momudu for the sake of baby Imade

This public washing of dirty laundry has definitely brought a lot of embarrassment to families of both parties (Adelekes and ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2015

#TarabaAppeal: Senator Aisha Alhassan loses bid to unseat Governor Ishaku

A Court of Appeal, sitting in Abuja has upturned the verdict of the Taraba governorship election tribunal which nullified the ...

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Oreoluwa PetersDecember 31, 2015

From one baby-daddy to another… Is Wizkid tweeting in solidarity of Davido?

Wizkid has had his fair share of baby mama drama in the past and following their recently rekindled friendship, the ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Demola Rewaju: Dear YNaija, Goodluck Jonathan- who’s more than a hero- is my Person of the Year

At the heart of the last elections stood several issues – the proposition that Nigeria would break up was a ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Jude Ndukwe: What is presidential about Buhari’s media chat?

After months of addressing Nigerians from outside the country on issues that are largely local, granting interviews to foreign media ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Editorial: Why Josephine Ugwu – whose name you might have forgotten – is the Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2015

by Our Editors Look at the headlines. The fuel queues back in a big way, Lagos roads on perpetual lockdown, ...

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Chude JideonwoDecember 31, 2015

Chude Jideonwo profiles David Oyedepo: The bishop is not a pastor (Y/YNaija Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

There is plenty to be said about Bishop David Olaniyan Oyedepo. He rides a private jet, owns plenty of those ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Timi Dakolo profiles Goodluck Jonathan: Authentic African Hero (Y!/YNaija Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

In March this year, when President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan did the unthinkable- at least by African standards- and called up ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Ayodeji Rotinwa profiles Josephine Ugwu: Honest airport cleaner (Y/YNaija Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

Josephine Ugwu likens recent events concerning her to the temptation of Jesus Christ by Satan in the mountains when he ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

24 releases its second edition of sweatpants

Urban fashion brand, 24, has come again with a second wave of its trendy sweatpants. The first collection featured 5 … ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 31, 2015

Is this the apology letter written by Nnamdi Kanu to President Buhari? (Full Text)

It was reported a few days ago that leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, had apologised for ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Toyosi Akerele profiles Aisha Alhassan: The fierce ‘Mrs Madam’ who wins without trembling (Y!/YNaija Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

In a country where upstanding role models are insufficient, authentic female role models are even fewer and powerful femaleness is ...

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Op-Ed EditorDecember 31, 2015

Tolu Ogunlesi profiles Bola Ahmed Tinubu: The Lion of Bourdillon (Y!/YNaija.com Person of the Year 2015 Nominee)

Bourdillon Road cuts across the eastern half of Ikoyi Island, one of Lagos’ most upscale neighbourhoods. Easily the most famous ...

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Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2015

Nivea: How to protect and take care of your skin

You’re everything you eat, as several would express, and undoubtedly, whatever you take in, reveals in the overall look of ...

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Janeth JDecember 31, 2015

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Buhari won’t protect corrupt APC members | Soldiers molest travellers? | Nothing cheerful about fuel price reduction | More stories

Ohaneze accuses soldiers of molesting travelers on Onitsha bridge. Vanguard PDP vows to sanction any convicted member. Leadership DSS again ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

International beauty blogger, Claire Sulmers parties with Grill at the Pent’s for its 99th edition

The 99th edition of the Grill At The Pent Lagos took place on the 20th of December. Powered by Bankhead Entertainment… Ada ...

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

Purple Lagos debuts luxurious hand beaded pieces for its new collection

Purple Lagos debuts it’s new collection featuring glorgeous intricate hand beaded dresses and separates perfect… Ada Igboanugo

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Ada IgboanugoDecember 31, 2015

Fashion meets Art! J.ROOM hosts Ugo Mozie & Yasser to an evening of celebration and exhibition

J.Room hosted special guests to an evening of Fashion/Art with Celebrity Stylist/Creative Director Ugo Mozie and Artist Yasser at Fahrenheit ...

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