Month: September 2017

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EzinneSeptember 30, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Joachim MacEbong, Isima Odeh, Osi Suave and others [The Wizkid-Fela debate edition]

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

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Nigeria at 57: Presidency lists 57 achievements of the Buhari administration

The Independence anniversary is tomorrow, October 1st and, President Muhammadu Buhari‘s aide on new media, Bashir Ahmad, on social media ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Pro-Biafrans organise protest in London, reaffirm their resolve to leave Nigeria (WATCH)

Some members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) have organised a protest in the UK, in continuation of the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

El-Rufai is inciting people against the government | Arewa youth react to Kaduna arrest warrant

The Arewa Youth Consultative Forum (AYCF) has asked the governor of Kaduna, Nasir el-Rufai, not to “distract us”, as they ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

Lisa Folawiyo, TeeBillz | 10 of our best street style looks this week

From Paris to Lagos, we had every reason to fall in love over and over with these street style looks ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 30th of September

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analyses on YNaija: Why Buhari should not re-contest in 2019 – ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

‘Police discover truck company belonging to Evans’

Men of the Nigerian Police attached to the intelligence response team (IRT) of the Inspector-General have reportedly uncovered a truck ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

EPL Roundup: Man City beat Chelsea; Man Utd maintain unbeaten run, other results

The English Premier League Round 7 continued today, September 30 and Manchester United continued their unbeaten run. Goals from Juan ...

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SponsorSeptember 30, 2017

Art X Lagos announces participating exhibitors, artistes, and more for its 2017 edition

ART X Lagos on Thursday unveiled the 13 leading international art galleries selected for its 2017 edition. The art fair will feature over 60 artists from 14 countries across Africa and ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Gov Obiano meets with town criers ahead of the Anambra election

The Governor of Anambra, Willie Obiano has held a meeting with presidents general of the 177 communities as well as ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Nigeria at 57: We must blend our differences to achieve our dreams – Dogara

As Nigeria’s 57th Independence anniversary is here, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, in a statement signed by ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] For Tambuwal, there is a reward for corruption

At a time the APC-led federal government is firing on all cylinders in a bid to rid the country of ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 30, 2017

Opinion: Goodbye, Psquare

by Michael Ace   No doubt about it- secession is the order of the day. I just don’t seem to ...

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SponsorSeptember 30, 2017

19 outstanding entrepreneurs selected for She Leads Africa 2017 Accelerator Program

She Leads Africa has announced twenty early stage businesses have been accepted into the 2017 SLA Accelerator Programme. This year, ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

Twitter’s 280 character limit; 2541 Boko Haram terrorists to be prosecuted | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

2,541 – The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami said a special prosecution arrangement has been put ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Why I would always support Fayose – Fani-Kayode

A former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, has said he was standing with the Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, in ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Examining the Sokoto and Akwa Ibom ‘pro-corruption syndrome’

The new trend among state governors in the country irrespective of their party, is frustrating the “anti-corruption war” of the federal ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

5 things we learnt from Episode 1 of Skinny Girl in Transit 4

Issa spoiler, guys! If you’re yet to see the newly released premier episode of Skinny Girl in Transit season 4, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

“Such poor leadership ability” | Donald Trump attacks Puerto Rico mayor

U.S. President Donald Trump Saturday defended his administration’s hurricane recovery effort in Puerto Rico blasting San Juan Mayor, Carmen Yulin ...

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SponsorSeptember 30, 2017

Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) set to host National Student Entrepreneurship competition

September 2017 – Junior Achievement Nigeria (JAN) will host its annual flagship event, National Company of the Year Competition (NCOY) ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Ayo Obe attacks Reps on anti-NGO Bill

Lawyer and human right Activist, Ms Ayo Obe has joined the increasing list of those opposed to the proposed NGO ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

“I have been busy adding value to the lives of the people” – Eedris Abdulkareem

The “Nigeria Jagajaga” singer, Eedris Abdulkareem in an interview with New Telegraph said, he is not “scared of human beings; ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

Why Buhari should not re-contest in 2019 – Cardinal Okogie

The Archbishop Emeritus of Lagos Archdiocese and former President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Anthony Cardinal Olubunmi Okogie Friday, ...

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EzinneSeptember 30, 2017

The Thread: “A night I’ll never forget” “He is officially an African LEGEND” | Twitter goes crazy over Wizkid’s London concert

There’s no other way to say it, Starboy shut down London last night. What’s the definition of shut down? Being ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 30th of September

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analyses on YNaija: Has Evans the kidnap kingpin truly repented? “Nnamdi ...

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EditorSeptember 30, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Medicaid trains health workers on early detection of cancer

A health-focused charity, founded by the wife of the Governor of Kebbi, Zainab Shinkafi – Medicaid Cancer Foundation (MCF), has announced ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 30, 2017

Farooq Kperogi: Femi Adesina and the Godification of Buhari

by Farooq Kperogi Dissent and criticism are not only core structural components of democracy, they, in fact, mark the difference ...

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ToluSeptember 30, 2017

#Impact365: The Dorcas Cancer Foundation is fighting cancer one child at a time

Nothing kills a child’s dream like the daily burden of checking in and out of hospitals seeking cure for an ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 30, 2017

Reno Omokri: What Nigeria can learn from PSquare about restructuring

Last week on this column, I had written about my experience on the beautiful island of The Seychelles and how ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 30, 2017

“My gift of prophecy is inborn” | Comedian, Woli Arole opens up on his rise to stardom

Oluwatoyin Bayegun known as Woli Arole became a Nigerian celebrity on Instagram posting videos of him, alongside Osundare Damilare known as Asiri comedy, ...

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