Author: Bernard Dayo

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Bernard DayoAugust 23, 2019

#BBNaija 2019: The curious case of Khadoni and why Gedoni’s eviction will be the best thing for Khafi

In 2009, pop singer Ciara released Never Ever, a self-referential R&B song about her past relationships where the love she ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 23, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: 80 Nigerians charged with massive fraud in the U.S. Can it get any worse?

Nigeria’s global identity, for so long, has been associated with internet scams and while nothing has seemingly been done to ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 22, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 22nd of August

Singer Jidenna has been making some online buzz for tweeting about wanting a wife and endorsing polyamory. His interview on ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 22, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Finally, we now have a first look at Ifan Michael’s star-studded movie ”Foreigners’ God”

Ifan Michael’s supernatural period drama Foreigner’s God has to be one of the longest gestating Nollywood movies I have known, ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 21, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 21st of August

On the internet today, controversy have lightly trailed the appointment of 53-yr-old Sunday Dare as the Minister of Youths and ...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Bernard DayoAugust 16, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: ”The Set Up” hitting N21 million in 5 days is another reason you should see the movie

Niyi Akinmolayan’s latest offering The Set Up is dominating the box office in Nigeria and Ghana, scoring a record of ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 15, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 15th of August

Follow the links below to check out our latest stories:   Burna Bank by Burnaboy is exactly how you get ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 15, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: President Buhari, who has never held himself accountable, sets ”clear implementation targets” for incoming ministers

Lately, President Buhari has been making orders and tweaks to his government. The latest is the mandate that the incoming ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 14, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 14th of August

President Muhammadu Buhari makes today’s Cover for asking the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to stop providing foreign exchange for ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 14, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Can we talk about ”The Lion King” becoming the highest-grossing animated film of all time?

Ever since Disney’s live-action remake of The Lion King was released in theaters last month, I have been monitoring its ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 13, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 13th of August

Big Brother Naija 2019 housemate Khafi Kareem is on today’s Cover – a UK tabloid The Sun published a rather ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 13, 2019

#BBNaija 2019: We rank the DJs that have played at the Saturday night parties

Last night the DJ saved my life, the song goes, but watching different DJs perform on this season of BBNaija ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 13, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Guess who will be on ‘The Daily Show’ with Trevor Noah? Burna Boy!

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah rolled out its guest list for this week, and current Afrobeats sensation Burna Boy ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 12, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 12th of August

Comedian Maraji faced backlash today on the internet when she said that there’s only one way to Heaven, which is ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 12, 2019

Here are the top 10 influencers of the month

My bias against Nigerian social media influencers is always justified when I’m on Twitter and I see them tweeting something ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 12, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Nothing says misplaced priorities than the government saying it’s going to make Tekno a scapegoat

Deliberate or not, Tekno has been piggybacking off the viral moment created two weeks ago, when he was found at ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 11, 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 and ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 9, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 9th of August

The Rivers state government makes it on today’s Cover, with the announcement of placing a N30million bounty on a notorious ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 9, 2019

Here are the top 5 movies we are most looking forward to

2019 has been a weirdly surprising year for Nollywood, the first six months saturated with terrible movies that I don’t ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 9, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Finally, ”Stay With Me” author Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀ is the winner of the 2018 9mobile Prize for Literature

Just when I thought we will never get to see a winner announced for the 2018 9mobile Prize for Literature, ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 8, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 8th of August

Afrobeats artist Tekno makes it on today’s Cover, releasing the video for his comeback single Agege just after manufacturing a ...

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