Month: August 2018

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 31, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: Ayọ, Broda Shaggi, Onome, 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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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 31, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 31st of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: The Late 5: As German chancellor, Angela Merkel visits ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 31, 2018

The Late 5: As German chancellor, Angela Merkel visits Nigeria; Atiku weeps over ‘sorry state’ of the nation | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: German Chancellor, Angela Merkel on Friday met with President Muhammadu Buhari ...

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ThankGod UkachukwuAugust 31, 2018

PIGB: President Buhari’s withdrawal of assent is heartbreaking

At the peak of deliberations and subsequent passing of the controversial Petroleum Industry Governance Bill (PIGB) by Nigeria’s Senate in ...

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Chude JideonwoAugust 31, 2018

Daily Vulnerable: “Your post inspired me to reach out to a former nanny”

I am always excited to receive feedback on how these newsletters are helping you in your journeys. Once a month, ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 31, 2018

See Michelle Dede in ‘E.V.E,’ the new legal drama coming to Africa Magic Showcase

We don’t get to see Michelle Dede often on screen. But if you are a fan of the actress like ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 31, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Eminem releases new album “Kamikaze” | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 31, 2018

Fisayo Soyombo holds master class on Investigative Journalism in Lagos

Fisayo Soyombo, Editor, Sahara Reporters and Aljazeera contributor yesterday August, 29 2018 held a master class on Investigative Journalism for ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 31, 2018

The Big 5: Soyinka says Buhari’s comment on rule of law – advance warning; Tambuwal, Saraki formally joins close Presidential race | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto has formally joined the race for ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 30, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 30th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija:   It’s official, Saraki declares intention to unseat Buhari ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 30, 2018

2019: Saraki joins the line of Presidential declarations that comes with controversy

On Thursday, August 30, 2018, Senate President, Bukola Saraki declared his intention to run for the Office of the President ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 30, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: Aye Dee, Mark Amaza, Jeremy Frankson [The Bukola Saraki #NotTooYoungToRun 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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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 30, 2018

“Ours will not be a selective fight against corruption” | Full text of Bukola Saraki’s declaration speech

Few minutes ago, Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki formally declared his intention to run for the Office of the President ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 30, 2018

It’s official, Saraki declares intention to unseat Buhari

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki  has formally declared his intention to run for the Office of the President in the ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2018

Nigerian feminists are speaking out against homophobia among feminists and elsewhere – as it should be

It’s almost as if the world is just learning about the existence of LGBTQ people. Recently, a 9-year-old boy in ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2018

Chiwetel Ejiofor could be the next successor to Loki. In other words, Marvel’s big bad villain

The speculation about Marvel setting up Doctor Strange‘s Baron Mordo to succeed the villainous Loki isn’t exactly new. But with ...

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Alexander OnukwueAugust 30, 2018

Theresa May in Africa: How good a deal does she offer Nigeria?

Semi-casual and comfortable in a patterned yellow jacket presumably produced by Emmy Kasbit, a Nigerian designer who recently returned to ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 30, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Kanye West apologises for slavery comments while still trying to justify them | More stories

Here’s everything you missed in entertainment yesterday and others that unravelled while you slept – and are still buzzing today. ...

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SponsorAugust 30, 2018

Hygeia HMO is Nigeria’s HMO brand of the year

Offers affordable healthcare plans for individuals and small businesses Hygeia HMO has been announced as the 2018 winner of the ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 30, 2018

The Big 5: Ahead of PDP primaries, Saraki visits Jonathan; U.K. announces programme to raise 3 million poor Nigerians | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: British Prime Minister, Theresa May on Wednesday visited Lagos as part of ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 29, 2018

Today’s Noisemakers: BudgIT, Faisal, Oby Ezekwesili, Ita Enang’s clarification [The PIGB Buhari 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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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 29, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 29th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Stopping Kwankwaso from using the Eagles Square may hurt ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 29, 2018

The Late 5: U.K Prime Minister, May visits Nigeria; Kwankwaso formally declares for Presidency amid mammoth crowd | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday met behind closed doors with the ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 29, 2018

NASS member allegedly attacks constituents with thugs for demanding accountability

A member of the House of Representatives, Honourable Alhassan Ado Garba representing Tundun-Wada/Doguwa federal constituency has unleashed mayhem on his ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 29, 2018

5 Nigerians to attend Climate Reality Training with former US Vice President, Al Gore

The Climate Reality Project has selected 5 Nigerians Global Shapers to participate in a training program to learn about the ...

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SponsorAugust 29, 2018

The West African Gaming Expo 2018 is the blockbuster you don’t want to miss

West African Gaming Expo (WAGE ) is back for the fifth year running, and this year is set to be ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 29, 2018

FUTO has increased its transcript fee and it is unacceptable

Effective Monday, September 3, 2018, graduates of the Federal University of Technology Owerri (FUTO) will have to pay the newly ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 29, 2018

Stopping Kwankwaso from using the Eagles Square may hurt Buhari’s 2019 ambition

“We are sorry to inform you that the event can no longer hold on the said date because it is ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 29, 2018

AMVCA 2018: Is ‘Isoken’ the best romantic comedy we have had in a long time?

The AMVCA is almost here, and I’m trying to work up some enthusiasm after seeing the shocking nominations. The critic ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 29, 2018

A Nigerian has decided to sue the FG for bad roads and it’s about damn time

After surviving a ghastly motor accident that killed three persons on Thursday August 23, 2018, Blessing Agbomhere has decided to ...

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