Month: August 2019

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SponsorAugust 21, 2019

Redeveloping Nigeria’s cycling sport for socio-economic transformation

The annual Tour de France, unarguably the biggest cycling tournament in the world since its inception in 1903, has been ...

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SponsorAugust 21, 2019

Migrant Resource Centre: Working to renew the Nigerian image through legal migration

The rising case of ‘illegal immigration’ globally is not a secret. It is a migrant problem that has been exacerbated ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 21, 2019

Ekiti State is serious about their sex offenders list

Last week, the internet went wild when the Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi posted via his twitter,  a photograph of ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 21, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Jidenna tweets that he’s looking for a wife and this could be publicity for his new album

Jidenna has maintained an internet staying power for a while now, an infectious buzz that started when he radically transformed ...

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EditorAugust 21, 2019

‘Raw Dinner’ makes good on the promise of Santi’s ‘Mandy and the Jungle’

Anyone in the music industry in Nigeria has long anticipated Osayaba Andrew Ize-Iyamu (known to you as Santi)’s debut album. ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 20, 2019

Here are the the funny tweets we saw from Nigerians 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 20, 2019

Sanwo-Olu inaugurates 38 new members of Lagos State Executive Council [Full List]

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Tuesday swore in 38 Commissioners and Special Advisers into the Lagos State Executive Council, charging them ...

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SponsorAugust 20, 2019

Live Theatre Lagos present #WhatMenWant powered by Access Bank, LIRS,DSTV, CMRG Research and Max.NG

Live Theatre Lagos presents What Men Want, a satirical comedy about life, love, faith, marriage and everything in between featuring ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 20, 2019

Mercy Chinwo, Tim Godfrey, Tope Alabi: Meet YNaija’s top 10 gospel artistes for August

Nigerian gospel music has come along way from the Panam Percy Paul epoch, and the evangelism of the gospel through ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 20, 2019

Profile: Meet Solape Hammond, one of Sanwo-Olu’s new female Special Advisers

Solape Hammond, daughter of a former Ondo Governor, late Dr. Olusegun Agagu, has been sworn in as Special Adviser on ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 20, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Santi’s creepy video for ”Raw Dinner” shows he’s the messiah for the horror movie revival in Nollywood

Currently, I think I’m the only who’s been championing for a kind of horror movie revival in the movie industry. ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 20, 2019

Could public shaming be the only way we get Nigerian politicians to behave?

There is an anecdote that says Nigerians do not have shame. I don’t think that’s true, at least, not for ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 19, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 19th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories: 5 Things that Should Matter Today: Frodd’s sexual misconduct on ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 19, 2019

The weird, funny, and ridiculous 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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Edwin OkoloAugust 19, 2019

Do you love Nigerian history? Then binge these new historical shows

If there’s any sub-genre of storytelling that has really suffered in Nigerian media, it is historical non-fiction. With the exception ...

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SponsorAugust 19, 2019

Empowering Women through Fashion: Sunlight partners with Lagos Fashion Week 2019

Being a brand today must be more than just what one sells. In a world where hunger, poverty and socio-political ...

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EditorAugust 19, 2019

All the Photos from BET and TheVimbai.com private screening of documentary ‘Killer Curves: Bodies to Die For’

Thursday, August 15th proved to be an unforgettable night as influencers, celebrities and notable figures in the various industries gathered ...

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Wilfred OkicheAugust 19, 2019

Locarno 2019: Diego Maradona, Baamum Nafi, Parasite come up top as best films

The 72nd edition of the Locarno film festival, the first under new artistic director Lili Hinstin was held from the ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 19, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Frodd’s sexual misconduct on #BBNaija is a reminder that women aren’t safe around men

Housemates are always up to no good after Saturday night parties, this season of Big Brother Naija has shown. After ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 19, 2019

Witch hunt or justice? Okoi Obono-Obla is suspended as chief fraud investigator

Sometimes it feels like living in Nigeria is being trapped in an eternal shop of horrors, where nothing is ever ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 18, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 18th of August

Former Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu makes today’s weekend Cover for recently being attacked by members of the Indigenous People ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 18, 2019

Here are the best Nigerian articles of the week

Each week here at YNaija, we round up the best Nigerian writing on the internet, highlighting the stories, profiles, interviews ...

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SponsorAugust 18, 2019

Pan-Africa Youth and Talent Summit is back with a 3rd edition and our excitement is real

Join Youths and Speakers from over 7 countries including Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Trinidad and Tobago, Burkina Faso, and, ...

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Edwin OkoloAugust 17, 2019

Waje, forex bans and happiness: What to expect from Rubbin’ Minds this weekend

Our big guest for the week on Rubbin’ Minds is singer extraordinaireWaje Iruobe. One of the divas of Nigerian music, ...

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Our Journey Is JoyAugust 17, 2019

Nothing to prove | The Daily Vulnerable

by Ore Fakorede It’s not that I don’t care, it’s that it’s always up to me to decide what to ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 16, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 16th of August

FIFA on Friday banned former Nigeria Football Federation official Samson Siasia for life after the body’s ethics panel found him ...

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Op-Ed EditorAugust 16, 2019

We See You: @Tobiafolabi_ on amala slander, @OluniyiGates on Siasia’s FIFA life ban, 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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Bernard DayoAugust 16, 2019

Who’s in and who’s out? Here’s our Governors’ ranking for August

Since the conclusion of the general elections in March and the inauguration of the elected officials weeks after, the expectations ...

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Suhasini MehraAugust 16, 2019

How are Nigerians’ Perceptions of LGBT+ Persons Evolving?

It has been over five years since the Same-Sex Marriage Prohibition Act was passed. In that time, along with advocating ...

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EditorAugust 16, 2019

Its officially Woofer Wonder seaon! Check out his spanking new photos ahead of ‘Woofer Virus’ EP release

When he dropped the hit single “Padi Padi”, fast-rising act Woofer Wonder instantly got a growing fan base and since ...

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