Category: Featured

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 20, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 20th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Omoni Oboli has done her best work yet on ...

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Alexander OnukwueAugust 20, 2018

Tambuwal will dwarf Saraki, No third force | Five talking points from the Tinubu response to APC defections

The APC national leader, Bola Tinubu, has responded to the defections of Bukola Saraki and Sokoto state Governor Aminu Waziri ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 20, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra set to wed; Davido, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage top nominations for 2018 AFRIMA | 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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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 20, 2018

The Big 5: 252 aides resign from Tambuwal’s cabinet; Tinubu reveals Saraki, Tambuwal’s ‘secret’ reasons for leaving APC | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 19, 2018

Why Saraki, Tambuwal decamped from the APC – Tinubu reveals

National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, has bared his mind on the recent defections in ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 19, 2018

The Late 5: Third Mainland Bridge closes Aug 23 – 26, Oyo Govt demolishes Fresh FM building | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Government of Lagos has appealed for the cooperation and understanding of ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 19, 2018

The UN’s report on Dapchi girls shows Nigerians are being lied to

Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin is a reproach to any people. The above statement from the Bible aptly describes the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 19, 2018

The Big 5: Buhari vows to jail more looters, INEC cancels Rivers bye-election amid violence | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: President Muhammadu Buhari has on Saturday promised that his administration would ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 18, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari returns from 10-day vacation, Youth protest end to rescue operations at collapsed building | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari has on Saturday returned to Nigeria after his ...

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Wilfred OkicheAugust 18, 2018

Long Read: It’s high time we talked about this year’s AMAA nominees

On the evening of August 3, the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA), the premier rewarding system for film talent in ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 18, 2018

ICYMI: Osinbajo orders immediate overhaul of SARS, INEC extends voters registration | Top 10 Stories this week

These are the top ten stories that drove conversation this week: Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday ordered the Inspector ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 17, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 17th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Dapchi ransom payment: Lai Mohammed’s integrity & the costs ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 17, 2018

The Late 5: Premium Times reporter regains freedom; One feared dead, children trapped in Abuja building collapse | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Samuel Ogundipe, a journalist and reporter with online medium, Premium Times ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 17, 2018

How Nigerian celebrities became motivational speakers on social media

Social media, before troll toxicity and the poisonously paranoid atmosphere of fake news, was a fairly decent place. And on ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 17, 2018

Samuel Ogundipe’s arrest proves the police won’t obey Osinbajo’s SARS directive

On Wednesday, Jones Abiri, a journalist and publisher of Bayelsa-based Weekly Source newspaper detained illegally for two years by the ...

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tosin adesinaAugust 17, 2018

SERAP suing NYSC over Adeosun’s certificate shows how bad Buhari’s administration is

Around every election cycle, Nigerians are betrayed by individuals whom they thought were above petty politics. Professor Itse Sagay, the Chairman ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 16, 2018

The Late 5: NEC sets up committee to decentralise Nigeria Police, Falconets crash out of World Cup | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The National Economic Council (NEC) on Thursday resolved to set up ...

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Chude JideonwoAugust 16, 2018

The Daily Vulnerable: “I have no baggage”

Immediately I said it, I did a double-take. Something about it came from deep inside me. I had just arrived Lagos ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 16, 2018

Entertainment Roundup: Cardi B to open 2018 MTV VMA, Detroit Church holds vigil for ‘Queen of Soul’ | 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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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 16, 2018

The Big 5: I’m under mounting pressure to run for President – Tambuwal, INEC defends budget before NASS | Other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto has on Wednesday, disclosed that he ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 15, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 15th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija:   BREAKING: I’m considering joining the race for the ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 15, 2018

The Late 5: Saraki weighing decision to unseat Buhari in 2019, U.S Embassy explains closure of Abuja consulate | Other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Following Tuesday’s announcement of a temporary suspension of its consular services ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 15, 2018

BREAKING: Victor Moses quits the Super Eagles, retires from Int’l football

Super Eagles player, Victor Moses has announced his retirement from the team and International football. The 27 year old who ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 15, 2018

BREAKING: I’m considering joining the race for the Presidency – Saraki

Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki has revealed he is considering running against President Muhammadu Buhari in next year’s Presidential elections. ...

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Alexander OnukwueAugust 15, 2018

SARS reform has begun, but are there any real plans to ensure police accountability?

SARS will… attend to armed robbery, kidnapping, apprehension of offenders linked to the stated offences, and nothing more. That summarizes ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 15, 2018

The Big 5: You’ve committed high treason- APC to Saraki; SARS arrests Premium times reporter | Other stories

These are the stores that drove the conversation today: The Nigerian Police, through the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) on Tuesday ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 14, 2018

The Late 5: Osinbajo forces IGP to reform SARS; INEC extends voters reg., announce 23 new parties | Other stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday ordered the Inspector General of ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 14, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 14th of August

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Just In: Acting President, Osinbajo orders immediate overhaul of ...

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Dayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 14, 2018

Just In: Dankwambo meets Obasanjo behind closed doors

Governor of Gombe State and Presidential aspirant on the platform of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Ibrahim Dankwambo is reportedly ...

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Bernard DayoAugust 14, 2018

LGBTQ issues aren’t usually covered in the Nigerian mainstream media, but Guardian Life broke protocol

On Sunday, Guardian Life, the entertainment and lifestyle supplement of The Guardian, published a cover story on being LGBTQ in Nigeria. ...

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