Month: August 2019

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 30th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories: 5 Things that Should Matter Today: Funmi Iyanda’s ”Walking With ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 30, 2019

Here are the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians on the internet today

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, 2019

Yemi Alade, Juliet Ibrahim, Timini Egbuson, others at the launch of The Future Awards Africa 2019

Musician and songwriter, Yemi Alade; actors, Timini Egbuson and Juliet Ibrahim; Mohammed Yahaya, resident representative, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2019

Here are the 10 ministers whose performance we are looking forward to

It’s more than a week since President Buhari installed a new ministerial cabinet that, up until then, took him a ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 30, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Funmi Iyanda’s ”Walking With Shadows” is the queer Nollywood movie we need right now

Queer cinema isn’t exactly dead in Nollywood, but we can admit that it’s nowhere near Hollywood’s churning content on LGBTQ ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 29, 2019

Here are the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians on the internet today

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

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Bernard DayoAugust 29, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 29th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories: 5 Things that Should Matter Today: The Nigerian government has ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 29, 2019

Be excited! The 4th edition of the SME100 Africa 25 Under 25 Awards is at hand

The fourth edition of the 25 Under 25 Awards is here. The 25 Under 25 Awards is an annual award ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 29, 2019

Why do we ignore our brightest stars in media till the west ‘discovers’ them?

The Nigerian corner of the internet can be a very curious place. These Nigerian teenagers are producing short sci-fi movies ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 29, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: The Nigerian government has reduced its visa fee for U.S. citizens

The Nigeria government has now approved the reduction of fee to be paid by U.S citizens entry into the country. ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 29, 2019

Flooding: Nigeria is on the verge of yet another nationwide disaster

As a Nigerian living in Nigeria, its hard not to feel like we all suffer from collective amnesia. A collective ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 28, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 28th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories: 5 Things that Should Matter Today: Inspired by the Ebola ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 28, 2019

Here are the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians on the internet today

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

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SponsorAugust 28, 2019

Peak Milk set to reward consumers with Dubai breakfast experience, reiterates the importance of healthy breakfast culture

In furtherance of its campaign which encourages healthy breakfast habits among Nigerians, foremost dairy brand, Peak is providing an exciting ...

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EditorAugust 28, 2019

One year later the Nigerian police still has no charges for the #Egbeda57

On the 26th of August 2016, Nigerians woke up to news that 57 young men attending a birthday party in ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 28, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Inspired by the Ebola outbreak in Lagos, ”93 Days” is now streaming on Amazon Prime Video

The 2016 Steve Gukas movie 93 Days, which tells the story of the first Ebola outbreak in Lagos in 2014 ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 28, 2019

These are the guests we’re excited for at the Ake Festival 2019

The countdown for the 2019 Ake Book and Arts Festival has begun in earnest and this year, the theme this ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 27, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 27th of August

According to U.S. Embassy and Consulate in Nigeria, Nigerian citizens will be required to pay a visa issuance fee, or ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 27, 2019

Here are the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians on the internet today

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

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SponsorAugust 27, 2019

Facebook celebrates Africa’s Youth ‘Icons of Change’ in Accra, Ghana

Facebook at the weekend brought together 40 young leaders, developers, entrepreneurs and change makers from across Sub-Saharan Africa, to a ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 27, 2019

10 areas we felt President Buhari could have done better with cabinet appointments

The much anticipated inauguration of President Muhammadu Buhari‘s cabinet for his second term in office took place on Wednesday at ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 27, 2019

Omawumi releases thrilling music video ‘For My Baby’

Singer and songwriter, Omawumi today released a thrilling music video for the song titled ‘For My Baby’ – the second ...

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SponsorAugust 27, 2019

3 winners emerge in Pears ‘Baby of the Year’ competition

Three adorable babies, Kamgharida Harvey Udokogu, Afolayan Armstrong Irekristi and Obenta Fiyinfoluwa Alicia, have in that order emerged winner and ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 27, 2019

Police quizzes Biodun Fatoyinbo, reportedly being held in custody

Senior Pastor of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly, Biodun Fatoyinbo, is reportedly being held in custody of the Police at ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 27, 2019

Intersex people are now a formally recognized gender in Kenya

As part of Kenya’s plans to streamline its government process, the country began a census last weekend to align global ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 27, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Kaduna will start payment of new minimum wage from September 1

The Kaduna state government has announced that it will start payment of the new minimum wage of N30,000 wage as ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 26, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 26th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories: 5 Things that Should Matter Today: The FBI and Saudi ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 26, 2019

Here are the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians on the internet today

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

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SponsorAugust 26, 2019

Access Bank encourages savings culture among children

Access Bank Plc., Nigeria’s largest retail bank, on Friday, collaborated with MTN at the mPulse planet to educate pre-teens and ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 26, 2019

The Future Awards Africa announces call for nomination; receives United Nations endorsement

The Future Awards Africa today announced the call for nomination for this year’s edition of the continent’s biggest youth awards ...

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