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Photos from the reading of 'The son of your father’s concubine’ by Seun Salami

Seun Salami reading from his book, 'The Son of your Father's Concubine' by Seyi Lawal   Seun Salami’s book reading at EightTwentyTwo Integrated Advertising in Ikeja on Sunday, 20 November…

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HotStuff: Omawumi & Waje duet on 'Xmas= Jollification'

by Wilfred Okiche   The fabulous duo of West African Idol runner-up Omawumi and Headies winner Waje team up once more for a hot new christmas song titled 'Xmas= Jollification'.…

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Who will be crowned the new Face of Sleek at the 'Symphony Of Style' III?

 by Yemi Olowu This Sunday, replace your end-of-weekend-doom-and-gloom with an elegant explosion of colours, style, beauty and variety! The Symphony Of Style III will feature perfomances from Whiz Kid and Tiwa…

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'Jingle Bells' gets a jungle makeover, thanks to new christmas single by Tunde Ednut

                          by Chi Ibe It's too late now, we've caught the bug.   "Jingle bell bell Jingle Jingle…

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Scene! 2face, MI, Bez thrill fans at Nigerian Breweries' Hat Trick Launch – Photos & Report

by Yemi Olowu Nigerian sensation, 2face Idibia again showed he still has what it takes to be the star Nigerians know him to be when he thrilled his fans at…

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#BBChat: "I wasn't detained for drugs!" – Nollywood sweetheart Stella Damasus talks to YNaija about tabloids, her marriage and her Arts Foundation!

 by 'Ifreke Inyang Just last week, a story made its way into the blogosphere and social  networks - famous Nollywood actress and singer, Stella Damasus had been  detained at the…

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Lagos Mainland, stand up!

by Seyi Lawal So, you find yourself bored at the weekend or just tired of doing the same routine stuff every Saturday? Well here’s something new to spice up your…

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The YNaija Job Hub: Delloitte, Sona Systems, Mr Price, IITA are all recruiting now!

  Please find the latest jobs in Nigeria below. Remember, the earlier you apply, the better your chances of securing a job - best of luck! Please Note: To apply…

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Jewel by Lisa presents the "Vintage Love" lookbook

by Yemi Olowu The Jewel by Lisa SS12 collection was inspired by the 50s and 60s. Celebrating Nigerian heritage and culture, but with a modern twist, reworking and reinventing the traditional Nigerian menswear such…

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So long, ma'am! GEJ replaces EFCC chair Farida Waziri with Ibrahim Lamorde

by 'Ifreke Inyang   Reuben Abati, spokesperson to the Nigerian president, has announced that Farida Waziri, the Chair of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFFC) has been "relieved" of…

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Entertainment Trivia: UpNepa is back! #UAgreeOrNot – Is Teju Babyface funny?

by upnepadotcom       Opinions are the thing everyone is entitled to. We do not disagree with that ideology. So, this morning we create room for everyone's opinion to…

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Last Sunday on #RubbinMinds: "What does it take to be a seven-star performer?"

by 'Ifreke Inyang Last week on Rubbin' Minds, we discussed the upcoming LEAP Africa Youth Leadership Awards and Same Page, a play that will be showing later this month.  Shade…

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The Thriller Tradition in Nigerian Literature: "What happened to the Pacesetter Series?” – Conclusion

by Toni Kan   To trace the origin of the thriller tradition in Nigeria, one would retrace his steps to books like “The Passport of Mallam Ilia,” “An African Night’s…

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Photo of the Week: Is that Ange-leaner Jolie?

by 'Ifreke Inyang Angelina Jolie has never been a woman of, uhm, weight, but there must be a lot of worried eyes viewing recent photos of the actress in the tabloids.…

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One night, three stars! See Photos & Report – The fabulous Majins have broken a record

by Yemi Olowu    Fashion designer Folake Majin unveiled The Royal collection alongside The Breathless Experience Collection by Miss Majin and The Circle Revolution Collection by GM4FM’s Gogo Majin at…

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TheNextBigThing: Ifan reaches for the stars

  by Wilfred Okiche Ifeanyi Micheal a.k.a Ifan  shares his journey so far with us and tells us exactly why he is poised to be the next big thing. Describe…

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Young & Nigerian: "Why would I want to be a Doctor, when I can be a Professor?" – Dr. Oluwatoyosi Owoeye

by 'Ifreke Inyang   Nominated for Professional of the Year at The Future Awards 2011, 30 year old Dr. Owoeye is a Sports Physiotherapist at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital.…

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Video: Factory78 TV speaks to Show Dem Camp

 by 'Ifreke Inyang Rap duo Show Dem Camp came into the Factory78tv studios during their recent stop in the UK. After a brief chat with Adesope and Dj Lanre, Ghost…

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What better way to kick off the end-of-year partying?

by Hauwa Gambo On 4 December, 2011, Lagos will enjoy the best of Mexico. At an event already hailed as the 'best VIP beach party of the year', the ‘Olmeca on the…

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HotStuff: Funke Akindele is back as 'Maami'

by Wilfred Okiche The irrepressible Funke Akindele is back, this time in Tunde Kelani's new feature film 'Maami'. She plays the title role of a poor but hardworking single mother…

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It's ok, everyone is selfish!

by Ayodotun Osunkojo Everyone is selfish! The word is negative, yes! But let’s hypothetically rid it of that connotation. It is only natural to be selfish; it doesn’t make you…

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The wonders of shopping: Visit the "Oja Ara" market this Christmas!

by 'Ifreke Inyang On 18 December, Oja Ara, a mini-fair will take place at the Unity Center Hall in Ikeja, Lagos. Oja Ara, which means 'market of wonders', is a…

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2 NGOs win the Ford Jubilee Transparency Awards, get over N50 million each

by Seyi Lawal Two non-governmental organisations, the Environmental Rights Action and the Nigerian Popular Theatre Alliance, were yesterday announced the winners of the Ford Foundation Jubilee Transparency Awards at an…

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The Thriller Tradition in Nigerian Literature: "What happened to the Pacesetter Series?” – Part 1

  - And when will the new Nigerian Thriller Come?” by Toni Kan The first novel I read in the Pacesetters series was ‘Mark of The Cobra’ by Valentine Alily.…

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Genevieve Nnaji says thanks, Jay Z's (not) judging and Blatter has a foot in his mouth in this week's Soundbites!

 Compiled by 'Ifreke Inyang   Who said what last week?   “I would deny it. There is no racism... We are in a game, and at the end of the…

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"I can't believe it!" Imade stunned as she wins Nigeria's Next Super Model 2011

by Yemi Olowu   Fashion has a new queen! 18-year-old Imade Ogbewi has been announced  winner at the 2011 Nigeria's Next Super Model which took place, on Sunday, 20 November. The event…

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Storm Records presents sexy songstress, Ms Jaie

by Chi Ibe Storm is proud to introduce Ms. Jaie - her unique sound has a beautiful blend of modern R&B, soul and urban Naija sound.   With songs about love,…

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Something New! What is Amadi 'telling the world'?

by Yemi Olowu R&B singer Amadi was on the first edition of the Nigeria Idol reality show, making it to the  top 50. The judges wild card brought him back…

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The YNaija Job Hub: “FCMB fresh graduate and HND recruitment” plus 5 more

Get a job in Nigeria today from 'The YNaija Job Hub.' FCMB Fresh Graduates and HND recruitment. Food and Beverage company recruiting 8 Positions in Noodles Division Power and steel…

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Fire-crackers & Some Weird Judging: A review of last night's Peak Talent Hunt

by Wilfred Okiche Season 3 of the hit reality TV show, Peak Talent Hunt, gets under way as the last 12, chosen after the zonal finals, move into the Peak…

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