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Ingressive for Good

Ingressive for Good to train 1 million tech talents in Africa

Ingressive for Good (I4G) is a non-profit dedicated to empowering African youth with micro-scholarships, technical training, and talent placement. Their mission is to create and increase the earning power of…

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Nigerians rage over hike in petrol price, accuse President Buhari of insensitivity

Anger and rage bellowed through Twittersphere as Nigerians received news of the increment of the price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) also known as petrol from N123:50 to N143:80 per…

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Burna Boy

Here’s how Burna Boy’s fans are celebrating him on his birthday

Grammy nominee, Burna Boy is being celebrated today on social media by his fans on Twitter. In celebration of his birthday, they tagged it #BurnaDay, and many are expressing how…

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Nollywood movies on Netflix

Sugar Rush, The Perfect Picture: Ten Years Later – Here are Nollywood movies you should stream this July

We can blame coronavirus for the way the theatrical window keeps shrinking, and the high flux of Nollywood movies towards streaming platforms like Netflix. The streamer's Nollywood library has expanded…

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Elections

Deep Dive: Electronic Balloting is our best bet at fixing Nigerian elections

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, it is imperative to create conversations that are targeted towards not only ensuring a free and fair election, but also ensuring a seamless and…

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#YNaijaBBNUpdates: Frodd and Esther failed to iron things out | Reunion Day 19

Relationships remained the theme on Day 19 of the Big Brother Naija 'Pepper Dem' Reunion show. On last night's episode, fans of the show were able to get a glimpse…

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Indigene

Nigeria’s obsession with indigene based politicking needs to end, today

Nigeria is obsessed with ethnic boundaries and indigene based politics. We see it pop up in all levels of government, in the public service and even in private interactions between…

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Genevieve

Genevieve Nnaji and Akin Omotoso join the prestigious Oscars jury

Genevieve has been on a roll these past few years. First her film, Lionheart became the first film to be purchased outright by Netflix and given a global premiere on…

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Domestic flights

Here’s when domestic flights will resume | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

The Federal Government has announced the resumption of domestic flights in the country. In a statement released on Wednesday, the Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, said the Abuja and Lagos…

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Is Orji Uzor Kalu playing to the gallery or this is the ”Arrow of God?’ | The #YNaijaCover

Uzor Orji Kalu was released from the Kuje Correctional Centre on the 2nd of June after spending Five (5) months. He was convicted by the federal high court in Lagos…

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COVID-19: Reactions as gunmen attack Kogi hospital during media briefing

Shocking news hit the airwaves early Wednesday when it was reported that unknown gunmen attacked and disrupted a scheduled press conference at a hospital in the state.   The…

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The evil of Port Harcourt women, Paying unwanted 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 read their rants, opinions, perspectives on political and social issues,…

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Andela

Andela expands presence to all African countries

Andela, the global talent company that helps companies build remote engineering teams, will now accept engineers from all African countries, in a bid to double its global talent pool and…

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Diane and Mawuli

Here’s the latest tea on Diane’s Actor crush, Mawuli

The Big Brother Naija 'Pepper Dem' Reunion show is one that has shed light on a lot of unanswered questions concerning housemates who were part of one of the most…

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Did Will Smith really permit another man to have sex with his wife?

Trouble in 'Black Power Couple' paradise, as the beans is spilled on some of the behind the scenes gossip on Will and Jada Smith's relationship. An open relationship is a…

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More reactions trail Dr. Funmilayo’s response to rape accusations against him

Nigerians can now claim to have heard 'both sides of the story' after popular Twitter user, Dr. Funmilayo posted a series of statements on his handle explaining his version of…

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Wizkid

Here’s what we know about ‘Made In Lagos,’ Wizkid’s upcoming album

If there is an award for the artist with the most active fans on social media, Singer, Wizkid would be the right candidate for such category of award. With very…

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#YNaijaBBNUpdates: Elozonam points to Mawuli as reason for fallout with Diane | Reunion Day 18

During last night's Big Brother Naija 'Pepper Dem' Reunion show, the audience was treated to some revelation. Elozonam and Diane The first half of the show was basically a couple's…

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CAF

CAF is postponing 2021 AFCON | 5 Things that Should Matter Today

CAF postpones 2021 AFCON The African Confederation of Football (CAF) has decided to postpone the 2021 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) to 2022. The tournament was set to take place…

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Governor Wike writes Buhari shocking love poem | The YNaijaCover

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, recently invited President Muhammadu Buhari for a state visit. This is coming after the Federal Government approved the disbursement N78.9 billion as reimbursement for the…

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Festus Keyamo

Here’s the tea on Keyamo and 774,000 jobs currently trending on Twitter

The Nigeria Twitter community is one space that accommodates a host of discussions as they come on social media. The drama that comes with politics is one thing that many…

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Reactions as Belgian King sends Congo shocking letter on 60th Independence Anniversary

Social media site, Twitter, flew the blue-yellow-red flag of Congo, high in honour of their 60th independence on Tuesday. Conversations on how far the country had come, the notable personalities…

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Sleeping in a police station, The issue with Nigerian addresses | 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 read their rants, opinions, perspectives on political and social issues,…

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Access Bank

Access Bank launches *901*911# self-service USSD to curb fraud

Furthering its commitment to safeguard the investments and savings of customers, Africa’s largest retail bank, Access Bank PLC, has introduced *901*911#. The USSD code allows customers deactivate their USSD profile once…

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All you need to know about the Lasisi Elenu vs NBA trend

In this era, there are quite a handful of Twitter comedians all notable for their relatable characters and humorous skits; ranging from Taooma, Josh2funny, to Maraji and many more. But…

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Marketing sage, Sesan Ogunooye is making unique strides in the industry and we are here for it

In our conversation with Olusesan, he made us understand that value and price are relative. So, the debate over the unnecessary glorification of the real estate industry is overflogged. The…

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Akinyele LGA: Is a serial killer on the loose in Oyo State?

It's no secret that Nigeria does have its own distinctive security issues. Reports on criminal activities range from extortion to kidnapping, fraud, and even armed robbery. With these crimes, there…

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Nigerians react to investigation by ‘Twitter FBI’ on accusations of sexual abuse

The notorious Twitter FBI has shown up, inspection tools in hand, on the latest trending case and Nigerians are amazed by their findings. Popular Twitter influencer, Dr. Funmilayo was accused…

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Is Governor Wike’s ‘love poem’ to President Buhari, the beginning of a beautiful friendship?

Time and time again, events surrounding Nigerian politics proves to be one of the most entertaining and engaging content for Nigerians. News of what goes on in Aso rock daily…

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Mowalola

Mowalola and Naira Marley are the coverstars of the new NativeMag print issue

The quarantine has really put a damper on all the phantasmagorical plans media companies had to ring out the decade. Offline festivals have gone virtual or shuttered till 2021, lofty…

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