Month: January 2017

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 31, 2017

A day of praise, prayer and prophecy at #WAFBEC2017

Day 5 of the ongoing West African Faith Believers Convention (WAFBEC) was a day filled with praises, prayers and prophetic ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Opinion: The connection between religious intolerance and hate preachers

by Everest Nwagwu ‘There is a fine line between free speech and hate speech. Free speech encourages debate while hate speech ...

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ToluJanuary 31, 2017

#BBNaija: Efe stages a smooth coup with the help of Debie-rise, Tboss flashes boobs just because… + more highlights

It’s Day 9 at the Big Brother House and today might just be the most eventful so far since the ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Opinion: Why Women’s rights may never be guaranteed In Africa and the Middle East

by Nimi Princewill The large craving for gender equality and a continuous upgrade in affirmative action for women may yield a ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: 2Baba, MI, Blackface, and others

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

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

I was not involved in plot to retire you from the police force, Atiku tells Akiolu

Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has denied being involved in an alleged plot that led to the forceful retirement of ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Militancy preventing Nigeria from producing 3 million barrels of crude per day – Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Ibe Kachikwu has stated that the Niger Delta region can produce three million barrel ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 31, 2017

We have not seen one useful criticism of Tuface’s planned protests

by Roqeebah Olaoniye Nigerians are suspicious. Naturally so. Rightly so too. We have been so cheated, so wronged, for so ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

BREAKING: Yola market in flames

The Jimeta market in Yola, capital of Adamawa State is currently on fire, Premium Times reports. The fire reportedly started ...

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ToluJanuary 31, 2017

Style Blogger Tuesday: Nifesimi of Skinny Hipster

We made it back again this Tuesday with another exciting journey into the fashion diary of one of our favourite ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Opinion: Using digital surveillance to curb anti social behaviour in Nigeria

by Benjamin Dada “Originally surveillance cameras systems were installed to deter burglary, assault and car theft but their use has ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Dede Mabiaku walks out of interview after Femi Adesina asked him to shut up (WATCH)

Entertainer, Dede Mabiaku on Monday walked out of an interview with Lagos Talks FM 93.1, following a comment made by ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

I didn’t misappropriate N15m, says Ondo Speaker

Suspended speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Jumoke Akindele has said she had nothing to do with the ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. BREAKING: 2 people dead as suicide bomber attacks mosque in ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

The Thread: BBOG’s Aisha Yesufu advises those attacking Tuface about the protest

This protest against 2Baba’s protest is still gathering storm on Twitter. Of course in controversial matters like this, there are ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Opinion: Politicians behind the pulpits

by OlalekanWaheed ADIGUN One of the greatest creations or inventions of man that has endured over the centuries is the institution ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Saraki accepts Chief of Staff’s resignation

Senate President Bukola Saraki has accepted the resignation letter of his Chief of Staff, Senator Isa Galaudu. Galaudu announced his resignation ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

Opinion: What if President Buhari is dead?

by Marvel Umoh For over a week now, there’s been this disturbing rumour which speculates that the President of Nigeria – ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 31, 2017

The Ynaija Cover this evening – the 30th of January

Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Suspend warning strike, FG begs ASUP

The Federal Government has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics to suspend its five-day warning strike. Minister of ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

7 things we learnt from 2face’s address on the proposed march

Music icon, 2baba has explained why he decided to lead a march against policies of the government. When he first ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

The Thread: “Blackface should know Tuface is fighting for him; he is fighting for the poor” | Top 10 tweets about Tuface’s protest

Nigeria is in a class of its own. No rival, really. We are so accustomed to hardship, we’ve become longsuffering ...

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ToluJanuary 31, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Extra N5 on all fuel prices? Reps determined to frustrate Nigerians?

“If the House of Representatives signs the current National Roads Fund bill into law, Nigerians may pay additional N5 for petroleum ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Former Presidential candidate, Pere Ajuwa is dead

A former Presidential candidate, Chief Pere Ajuwa has died. Ajuwa was the Presidential Candidate for the Liberal Democratic Party of ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

The Thread: Burning questions for 2Baba’s critics

In case you are social media averse, and so do not know what is making the rounds today, we’ve got ...

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RoqeebahJanuary 31, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] The Social Investment Programmes continue with GEEP

After it’s Homegrown School Feeding Programme and the NGN 5000 monthly being paid to poor Nigerians, the Federal Government has ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

The Thread: The 2Baba protest that everybody is arguing about

2Baba is trending on Twitter today because he called for a protest against the hardship government has inflicted on Nigerians. ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

FRSC recommends ban on okada nationwide

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has commercial motorcycles are a major cause of road accidents, recommending a nationwide ban ...

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AzeezJanuary 31, 2017

Reps to increase fuel price by N5 for roads maintenance

If the House of Representatives signs the current National Roads Fund bill into law, Nigerians may pay additional N5 for ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 31, 2017

The Thread: MI attacks Pulse writer, defends 2Baba

Everybody has an opinion these days, and really that’s okay. That’s what the human brain is for- to think and ...

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