Month: October 2017

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SponsorOctober 31, 2017

Driver Forward: Uber launches new products to further support the needs of Driver-Partners

Uber on Monday announced a powerful set of new features on the app that will make it even easier for ...

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SponsorOctober 31, 2017

AFRIFF 2017: Excitement, passion and the world premiere of Kenneth Gyang’s The Lost Café

The first full day of the 2017 Africa International Film Festival (AFRIFF) was loaded with activities from start to finish. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 31, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 31st of October

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Kachikwu says Nigeria will soon begin tracking its crude ...

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EditorOctober 31, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Handover Lawal, Oke to EFCC, ICPC, SERAP tells Buhari

After a long wait that spans over eight months, President Muhammadu Buhari finally taken the bull by the horn as ...

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EditorOctober 31, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Uhuru Kenyatta: Like father, like son

The behaviour of President Uhuru Kenyatta after Kenya’s Supreme Court nullification of his victory at the August 8, 2017, elections ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

World Bank rates Nigeria high on “Doing Business” and Osinbajo can’t hold his joy

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday expressed satisfaction over the World Bank’s latest “Doing Business” report that saw Nigeria moving up ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Senate supports President Buhari on the sack of Babachir Lawal

The Nigerian Senate has supported the decision of President Muhammadu Buhari to sack the former Secretary to the Government (SGF) of ...

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SponsorOctober 31, 2017

Entrepreneurs in Awka receive business grants from Life Lager Beer

Ten entrepreneurs over the weekend in Awka received business grants of N300,000 each to grow their businesses, from Life Continental ...

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EditorOctober 31, 2017

AFRIFF 2017: I am not a Witch is both comic and tragic

by Wilfred Okiche   In many parts of Africa, Nigeria inclusive, children still live tragic, unimaginable lives. Identified as child ...

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EditorOctober 31, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Kenya Police: A clear replica of Africa’s defective policing system

Policing in Africa is yet to evolve from what it is, to what obtains in other developed countries of the ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Opinion: How Nigerians are losing millions of dollars through cryptocurrency investments

by Philip Obin   Why I don’t do money doubling business and only invest and work hard to earn money! ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Kachikwu says Nigeria will soon begin tracking its crude oil production

The minister of state for petroleum resources, Ibe Kachikwu says the federal government will begin tracking its crude oil production in 2019. ...

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EditorOctober 31, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Kenya just showed the world Africa is not ready for “Change”

After the mudslinging and unverified accusations levelled against the Kenyan judiciary by President Uhuru Kenyatta, he was declared the winner ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Opinion: Do not be deceived, Corruption is winning. Here is why

by Umar Hassan ‘Corruption is fighting back’. That phrase has long assumed cliché status. As a lot of us have ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

‘Before you begin to celebrate’, Boss Mustapha is Babachir Lawal’s first cousin – Junaid Mohammed

A member of the House of Representatives in the Second Republic, Junaid Muhammed has revealed that the newly appointed Secretary ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 31, 2017

Premium Times takes the #1 spot on our top 50 online media (web) countdown | The YNaija Ranking

Investigative journalism is gradually returning to the fore in the country, and Abuja-based internet newspaper, Premium Times is at the ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 31, 2017

Reuben Abati: The monkey business they call governance

by Reuben Abati       “Have you gone to visit your brother in Ekiti?” “Who is that? I have ...

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ToluOctober 31, 2017

Entertainment Roundup: Netflix to cancel House of Cards following Kevin Spacey’s sexual scandal; Wizkid visited Surulere and this happened | More stories

A Monday of breakups and confessions it was! Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unraveled while ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Buhari aware of Maina’s reinstatement | Mueller’s probe breaks out into the open | More stories

From the papers this morning, a tracklist. Jonathan asks Metuh to pay N1bn travelling expenses to appear as witness – ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 31, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 31st of October

  Jonathan asks Metuh to pay N1bn travelling expenses to appear as witness Buhari aware of the reinstatement of Maina, ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Buhari aware of the reinstatement of Maina, I warned him about it | Head of Service says in leaked memo

The Head of Service of the Federation, Winifred Oyo-Ita has said President Muhammadu Buhari is aware of the reinstatement of the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

FIRS accumulates $50m through VAIDS

The Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) might just have made more Nigerians more responsive to issues of tax ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

The National Assembly is “the cog in the wheel” of Buhari’s progress – IPAC

The Inter-Party Advisory Council (IPAC) has accused the National Assembly of frustrating the change agenda of the President Muhammadu Buhari-led ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

“The leadership of Nigeria is quite important to all of us” – Ouattara

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with Cote d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The leaders discussed issues bordering ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Buhari presides over APC stakeholders meeting at the State House (PHOTOS)

The National Caucus of the All Progressive Congress (APC) met last night at the new Banquet Hall of the State ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

AfDB withdraws $400m proposed loan to Nigeria, redirects the money instead

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called off a loan to Nigeria that would have helped fund the country’s budget. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Buhari hands over Babachir, Oke to EFCC, ICPC

The Presidency said the nation’s security agencies were free to go after the sacked Secretary to the Government of the ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 31, 2017

Jonathan asks Metuh to pay N1bn travelling expenses to appear as witness

Former President Goodluck Jonathan on Monday asked the Federal High Court, Abuja, to set aside the subpoena ordering him to appear ...

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AzeezOctober 30, 2017

Wizkid gets hero’s welcome as he visits Surulere (WATCH)

Wizkid got an hero’s welcome on Monday when he visited Surulere, Lagos where he grew up as a child. The ...

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EzinneOctober 30, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Oby Ezekwesili, STER, Netflix 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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