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TFESS Photography Workshop kicks off in full swing: Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Ade Plumptre, Body Lawson, Isaac Emokpae, Obi Somto act as faculty

  By Chi Ibe On Wednesday 15 February, Nigeria’s most progressive youth development initiative, The Future Project kicked off the 2012 phase of The Future Entrepreneurial Support Scheme [TFESS] workshops…

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New Video: ‘Shining Light’ – Nneka

by 'Ifreke Inyang Soul singer, Nneka, has released the video for her song Shining Light. The track is the second single from her new album, 'The soul is heavy'. The…

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Adele: “I flung the middle finger”. See what else happened at the BRIT Awards last night.

By Lekan Olanrewaju.   What The BAFTAs are to The Oscars, The BRITs are to The Grammys. Broadcast live from the O2 centre, the transformation of the show over the…

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A life of lies? See the trailer for ‘Chidera’

by Seyi Lawal 'CHIDERA' is the story of a 19-year-old Dera who due to family pressure gets pregnant for her boyfriend and in that confused state leaves her baby in the hospital…

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VIDEO: Whitney Houston Rocks Out To Madonna’s Halftime Show

By Lekan Olanrewaju. As the world still mourns the death of one of the greatest superstars of it's time, we’ve been given even more reminders as to what we loved…

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Something New: Kenny Saint-Brown feat Eldee- ‘Live Ur Life’

By Hauwa Gambo Kennis Music “gospel singer” Kenny Saint Brown (KSB) drops new single ‘Live Your Life.’ The song was written and first produced by Eldee Tha Don with some…

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Thought Couture: I don’t expect D’banj to be intelligent, but…

By Joy Isi Bewaji If absurdity could feed a people we would all be obese by now. Imagine Femi Fani Kayode’s rants as the appetizer, GEJ/Boko Haram as main meal,…

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What abomination? 7 reasons a Nigerian won’t be lead ‘actress’ in the Chimamanda movie

by Emmanuel Osanedum Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde On Wednesday last week, there were auditions for the movie everyone’s talking about – the movie for Chimamanda’s Adichie’s seminal book Half Of A Yellow…

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YNaija Editorial: What happened to the right to peaceful protest?

On Saturday, the security forces were at it again. Peaceful protesters, under the joint action force, had gathered to officially mourn the lives that were lost during the #OccupyNigeria rallies.…

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The YNaija Job Hub: ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development(EBID) recruiting plus 4 more

Get a Job in Nigeria:  Here, every other day, you’ll find the latest jobs in Nigeria. Please Note: To apply for any of the jobs below, click on the job…

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Dora Akunyili? Liyel Imoke? Bobby Kristina? Chris Brown? See who we selected as Winners&Losers from yesterday!

by Hauwa Gambo Winners&Losers does a roundup of the day’s major happenings by distilling the ‘winners’ and ‘losers’ of the day’s news cycle ie good or bad news. As always,…

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Hello, reforms! Short takes from the Ministry of Youth Development’s new plans for NYSC

by 'Ifreke Inyang The Minister of Youth Development and Sports, Bolaji Abdullahi, has announced new propositions for the National Youth Service Scheme. The power point document which is available on the website…

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This made us cry: Cissy Houston writes a letter to her daughter, Whitney

by Hauwa Gambo We thought we had wept all we could over the death of global icon Whitney Houston, but then about an hour ago, Essence posted a letter her…

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Technology 101: Cloud Storage- The new age data storage method

Photo credit: The Official Design Theory Blog By Oluwatobi Soyombo If there is anything thing that changes rapidly and also forces change on every other thing, it is technology. We…

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Something New: Reminisce – ‘2 Mussh’ and ‘If Only’

by Seyi Lawal Reminisce drops not one but two new singles! Brand new single ‘2mussh’ and ‘If Only’ which is a reloaded version of the earlier released. Click here to…

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#HotOffThePress: Takin’ Over! Akon and Yinka Davies on the new cover of Complete Fashion

by Yemi Olowu In line with the month of love, this edition of Complete Fashion encourages readers to shop in the name of love, with a mouth-watering array of +100…

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Stanley Azuakola: “When Hares roar like Lions”

Photo credit: National Democratic Institute by Stanley Azuakola Nigerians have needs; they will remember whoever (whatsoever) meets those needs. When hares roar like lions, it can only mean one thing:…

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#InCaseYouMissedIt: “My mind, my body, my heart, my soul chose Annie Macaulay” – 2face Idibia

Photo credit: Nollywood Gossip by Seyi Lawal 2face Idibia is finally off the market being engaged to long time girlfriend, Annie Macaulay but there are questions still bugging you on how he finally…

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In itself, masturbation is not a sin against God; it’s just like playing football – Pastor Chris Oyakhilome

Photo credit: PM News by Chi Ibe In a television broadcast of Pastor Chris Live, a viewer from Ghana sent in a question asking how one can overcome masturbation. Pastor…

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Y! Recommends: ‘Olomi’ – Ara feat. 2face on a remix of an Ebenezer Obey classic!

by 'Ifreke Inyang Ara has a new video out. It's for the song 'Olomi', a collaboration she performed with 2face Idibia. The song is infact a remix of the famous…

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Abdullahi Aborode: “Are Muslims Bombers?”

Photo credit: Musilms for Secular Democracy By Abdullahi Aborode Writing this article to enlighten many about Islam is a Jihad on itself. In recent years there have been several terrorist…

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“Uhm, I’m not so sure anymore…” President Jonathan says SURE programme is no longer realistic – orders withdrawal of booklet

Dr. Goodluck Jonathan by Hauwa Gambo So, after months of selling the Subsidy Re-investment Programme (SURE-P), with lavish launch of palliative buses, printing of elaborate documents, and formal inaguration of…

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Get a Marketing Masterclass in Making Money from Digital!

by Daniel Essien Many businesses offer 'brick and mortar' products and services. This basically means what they offer can be experienced directly by potential customers. The question that begs for…

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#InCaseYouMissedIt: Rihanna and Chris Brown are back together (well, one way or the other)

by Associated Press Chris Brown and Rihanna are back together, musically speaking. Two songs featuring the singers hit the Internet on Monday. Brown sings on the remix of Rihanna’s sexually…

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Little drops to show every Sunday in March

by Daniel Essien Every Sunday in March, Lufodo Academy of Performing Arts (LAPA) will be performing a stage play titled 'Little drops'. The play was written by Professor Ahmed Yerima…

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Hot Stuff: Flavour feat. Tiwa Savage on remix video for single – ‘Oyi’

by Chi Ibe Tiwa Savage and highlife singer, Flavour N’abania join forces and lock lips in this new video, the remix of ‘Oyi.’ Flavour features Tiwa on screen and it…

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Eclectic styles at the 2012 Vlisco Fashion Show – See Photos!

by Seyi Lawal What: Vlisco Fashion Show When: 12 February 2012 MAI ATAFO & TAJUDEEN ADEPETU (2)   JUYIN ODELEYE   KOFFI    

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Robbers abort plan and flee – Thanks to Kenyan chief’s SOS tweet

  phhoto credit: CTV News By Rachel Ogbu Twitter has recorded a new testimony thanks to Administrative Chief Francis Kariuki from Kenya who averted what would have been a tragic…

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Who is an Afropolitan? With the help of Tolu Ogunlesi and others, CNN tackles the question

  Panellists for ”What is an Afropolitan?” (Left to Right): founder of Afro-Pop Live Yemi Alade-Lawal; journalist and author, Hannah Pool; designer & Afri-Love Blogger Lulu Kitololo; writer and blogger,…

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Something New: Dencia – ‘Supergirl’

by Chi Ibe Fast rising pop artiste, Dencia who came into the limelite with her hit single ‘BeriBeri’ has officially dropped her 2nd single titled ‘Supergirl’. ‘Supergirl’, a charismatic pop…

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