Month: April 2020

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Bernard DayoApril 30, 2020

Reekado Banks unleashing venom, Yorubas and H-factor | 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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Chinedu OkaforApril 30, 2020

‘Sexual consent’ dominates conversation as allegation of sexual assault resurfaces on Twitter

Ah, consent! The one topic people on social media, particularly Twitter, that some can’t seem to get enough of. It ...

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Mojisola OgunlolaApril 30, 2020

Nigerians pay respect as popular video vixen, Picture Kodak dies from electrocution

There is no doubt that this has been a trying year for Nigerians across several industries. To top this up, ...

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Bernard DayoApril 30, 2020

Sexual Assault Awareness Month ends with allegations of abuse on Twitter | The #YNaijaCover

Social media has been awash with women and feminists alike coming forward with sexual assault experiences that has reopened conversations ...

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Ado AminuApril 30, 2020

Why are Nigerians protesting the NCDC bill? Take a look for yourself

If no-holds-barred criticism is what makes a great government, the Federal Republic of Nigeria may very well lead in global ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 30, 2020

Ahmad Lawan, Amosun, Omo-Agege top YNaija Legislators’ Ranking for April

There hasn’t been much of legislative activities in the month under review, as federal lawmakers were on 24th March forced ...

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Chinedu OkaforApril 30, 2020

Here’s why Timini’s alleged relationship with undergraduate girlfriend became gist for the timeline

At this point, you may be expecting a little too much if you expect that Nigerians have outgrown some topics, ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 30, 2020

The DStv schedule this weekend is here to see you through lockdown

The lockdown might almost be over but there are still a few restrictions here and there, asking us to be ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiApril 30, 2020

Jamiu Ijaodola: The PR specialist who wants to ‘revolutionise Africa’s event industry’

Hey guys! Welcome – again – to another tile in the Share of Voice scrabble board. With Share of Voice, we aim ...

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EditorApril 30, 2020

Lagos is opening up in a few days, here’s what you need to know to stay safe

Yesterday Governor Sanwo-Olu announced that in line with federal directives, Lagos state would start easing its strict lock down measures ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 30, 2020

Tosin Igho to direct ‘Nneka the Pretty Serpent’ remake – 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Coronavirus may have caused cinema closures and production shutdowns, but it doesn’t mean we can’t have news about upcoming projects ...

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EditorApril 30, 2020

Kunle Afolayan is giving a directing masterclass this weekend on Youtube’s #WithMe series

Youtube has really come through for Nigerians during this pandemic with their #WithMe series that taps influential creators across various ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 29, 2020

Mubarak Bala is accused of blasphemy but is that enough to want him ‘nailed?’ | The #YNaijaCover

Earlier today, the police arrested Mubarak Bala, President of the Humanist Association of Nigeria, for “blasphemy” after he allegedly posted criticism of ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 29, 2020

Eniola Badmus aka giveaway influencer, Quarantine break-up | 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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Ado AminuApril 29, 2020

#FreeMubarakBala: Archaic laws have no place in our books

Blasphemy laws, like many archaic laws in Nigeria’s spazzing justice system, is a relic of our colonial past. That this ...

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EditorApril 29, 2020

Simi & Ladi Poe are the latest popstars to hack tiktok virality

Music focused social media platform Tiktok has really exploded in Nigeria, thanks to the quarantine and the thousands of challenges ...

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EditorApril 29, 2020

Almajiri are a high risk community during this pandemic, how will we protect them?

Reports coming out of Kano over the last two weeks have been horrifying. An estimated 200 – 700 deaths have ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 29, 2020

Netflix is renewing Queen Sono for a second season | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Good news, Queen Sono hive! Netflix has renewed the show for a second season. Queen Sono became the toast of ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 29, 2020

YNaija Ministers’ Effectiveness Ranking: Sunday Dare, Nwajiuba, Aregbesola occupy top spots for April

This month is unique in the life of the Muhammadu Buhari cabinet as it clocks six months since the Ministers ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2020

There’s a lockdown, but MURIC is making sure we aren’t starved of jokes | The #YNaijaCover

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) group says the strange deaths in Kano is part of the grand plan to reduce ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2020

TB Joshua on the mountain, COVID-19 scam to pay house rent | 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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Omoleye OmoruyiApril 28, 2020

Meet Ladi Ogunseye, the ‘pepper dem’ Marketer with big dreams

There are active people and there are people actively doing the job. You say those are two different kinds of ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2020

#COVID19: JIK donates products to Lagos government for disinfection of the state

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and efforts towards the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in Lagos State, ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2020

Mercy & Ike: A tale of friendship, love and commitment in Africa Magic’s new reality show

The Mercy & Ike show premiered on Sunday, April 26, and Big Brother Naija fans and many Nigerians, couldn’t have ...

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EditorApril 28, 2020

Funmi Iyanda returns to take her crown as the queen of talk

We are in truly uncertain times and looking for the familiar and the comforting to help us make sense of ...

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EditorApril 28, 2020

#COVID19: A curfew is not the end of the world

Anyone who actively follows the conversation around the government’s response on the Coronavirus pandemic must have been very confused by ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 28, 2020

Balyesa on total lockdown after index coronavirus case confirmed | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Balyesa is now on total lockdown after the state recorded a case of the coronavirus. This was ordered by Governor ...

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Op-Ed EditorApril 27, 2020

Amidst the pandemic, Peter Obi receives invitation to the ‘Rock’ | The #YNaijaCover

With the state of governance in Nigeria and exacerbated by the coronavirus crisis, former running mate to erstwhile presidential aspirant ...

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Bernard DayoApril 27, 2020

Coronavirus immune system on May 4, Clueless Nigerian governors | 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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Op-Ed EditorApril 27, 2020

#WithChude | Oluwaseun Osowobi details experience with sexual abuse: “He pulled and dragged me on the floor…”

On last night’s episode of the TV show, #WithChude, Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi, Executive Director of Stand to End Rape Initiative ...

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