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Unity at any cost?

by Chude Jideonwo Yesterday, Goodluck Jonathan caught my attention. Speaking to the nation in a long overdue but still welcome address, he spoke directly to those who have chosen to…

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Fragile Future: Dele Olojede speaks on the elections

by Dele Olojede Last weekend, we trooped to the polls on street corners and under almond trees in this rough and ready city of 10 million to elect a new…

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High drama, high glamour! Tango With Me premieres in Lagos

by Odilu Richard Just one question: What would you do if on the eve of your honeymoon, a band of robbers storm into your hotel room? They discover that they…

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Easter Sunday bumper package! Harrysong launches album in Warri

by Taiwo Damilola Questionmark signed Singer, Songwriter and multi - instrumentalist Harrysong, will be launching his debut album 'Testify' in his hometown of Warri on Easter Sunday. The launch will…

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Frills & Thrills! Viv La Resistance presents the Lucinda Lace Collection

by Yemi Olowu To celebrate the launch of its Flagship Store, Viv La Resistance invites to you attend the Lucinda Lace Ready To Wear Collection sale on Easter Monday 25th April 2011.…

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Twitter Personality: Onome Ovwori

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] Onome Ovwori, more popular as Mr. O is a Nigerian jazz keyboardist based in the US. His album drops in a matter of weeks. In between his…

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Jonathan says Enough is Enough: The Full Speech

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT GOODLUCK EBELE JONATHAN, GCFR, ON THE POST-ELECTION CRISIS IN PARTS OF THE COUNTRY ON THE 21st APRIL, 2011. Fellow Citizens and compatriots, 1. Three days ago, I…

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BREAKING: Ashley Nwosu passes on

by Ifreke Inyang Veteran Nollywood actor, Ashley Nwosu is dead. The thespian passed on after going into a deep coma at The Military Hospital in Yaba. Sources report that the…

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Handcrafted elegance! StyleEYE on O’eclat Handbags

by Yemi Olowu Gbemisola Johnson, is the designer behind Johnson O'eclat designs, a Nigerian fashion accessories brand. The label designs and makes beautiful and affordable handcrafted clutch bags, totes, wallets,…

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How about some Finesse? The Mixtape is here

by Taiwo Damilola Finesse Entertainment is the newest entertainment outfit to hit Lagos, Nigeria, co-ordinating production, marketing & promotion of Sound Records & Music Videos. It also covers talent hunt/scouting…

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A few things you didn’t know about Gideon Okeke

by Yemi Olowu We know Gideon is an actor and presenter, but did you know he could sing? More surprises in this quick interview! Nickname: Ogidi gada Siblings: None My…

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Get ready! One Mic comes to Lagos this Easter

by Sola Fasasi One Mic, the Live Music sessions, gained popularity in the UK, and now, it comes to Lagos on Easter Sunday (April 24th). The event - a WePlugGoodMusic production,…

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Style Icons! Omowunmi Akinnifesi & Mai Atafo glitter at Allure Awards

by Eric Nwanso Just by walking in, one could see that the Allure Style Icons Award Ceremony,  held on Sunday, 17th April, was set to be a glamorous event. As…

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From the Magazine! My Art – Olumide S. Akingbade

Excerpt from Y! Issue 4 This issue of Y! Magazine's 'My Art' features Olumide S. Akingbade, a Nigerian-born photographer based in the United Kingdom. "I never feel completely satisfied with my…

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AGDC presents The High Potential Graduate Program

by Sola Fasasi The After-school Graduate Development Centre (AGDC) launches The High Potential Graduate Program (HiPO), a transformational program which seeks to promote the employability of Nigeria graduates. It is geared towards…

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‘Vote for Me: I had no shoes’

by 'Demola Adesina As the current United States President, Barack Obama begins his campaign for re-election in 2012, there are strong indicators that he may not wield as much influence…

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The El Clasico Trilogy starts this Wednesday!

by Ifreke Inyang Seven yellow cards, one red, two penalties - both converted - some Barcelona pass mastery, the odd spat and a 10-man Real Madrid fight back. That's the…

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Twitter & BB Round-up!

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] [11th – 16th Apr, 2011] MONDAY: “I hope dis week is beta. Last week was just too hectic..” @SskyeWalker tweeted this Monday morning. @BigzFlygerian was thankful…

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NET to host memorial lecture in honour of Dagrin

by Taiwo Damilola On April 22, 2011 it will be a year since rapper Dagrin passed on from injuries sustained in a ghastly car crash on his way back from…

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Nigeria loses defender Adefemi Olubayo in a car crash

by Ifreke Inyang 25 year old Nigeria international, Olubayo Adefemi, was killed in a car accident on Monday, 18th April. Adefemi played for Skoda Xanthi in the Greek Super League…

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Hello, Mr President! INEC announces Goodluck Jonathan as winner of 2011 election

By Sola Fasasi Just minutes ago, the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Chairman, Prof Attahiru Jega, announced incumbent President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan as the winner of the election which held…

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Something New! Kas drops racy video for ‘If You Wind For Me’

by Taiwo Damilola Self styled 'drummer king', Kas has finally dropped a video for 'If You Wind For Me', the second single off his debut album 'Kas a.k.a. Fimile'. The…

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Something New! Yung6ix debuts with ‘Follow Me’

by Taiwo Damilola A few weeks ago YNaija broke news that Warri-born Yung6ix signed a record deal with Storm and 411 entertainment. The artiste has spared no time in hitting…

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Something New! Kriss Rose releases new pop single, ‘Thug’

by Taiwo Damilola Kriss Rose is a Nigerian born pop fusion artist signed to Dubai-based Flicker Show Records. His deep passion for his roots is evident in his music, as he…

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WriterSpeaksPoetry: Bride in Waiting

by WriterSpeaksPoetry She glows Glad to have found love She sings Grateful for this love My bride in waiting reminds me of a butterfly Out of love came this beauty…

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BREAKING: Post-election violence spreads through Northern Nigeria

by Sola Fasasi On a day when many Nigerians are rejoicing at the close of a history-making presidential election process, reports have just come in that today, Monday 18th, Northerners…

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Twitter Personality: Demilade ‘Quakes’ Roberts.

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] Demilade ‘Quakes’ Roberts is one of those tweeps that have a celebrity status on Twitter. Confident, controversial but cool, he is one of the tweeps I…

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Bring on the Luxe! Fashizblack Magazine’s Afro-Luxury Issue

by Yemi Olowu Fashizblack magazine recently released a new edition tagged The Afro-luxury Issue. The vibrant cover features a model in a catchy wax print outfiit, complemented with luxurious accessories.…

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Fire outbreak at Kresta Laurel Company & Channels TV

by Bhuki Oye At about 3pm this afternoon, there was an outbreak of fire at the Kresta Laurel Complex, Maryland, Lagos, the compound which houses the studios and offices of…

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UPDATE: Live Announcement of the Presidential Election Results!

by 'Damilola Oyedele and Laleye Oladitan #NigeriaDecides! Barely 24 hours after Nigerians took to various polling units to cast their votes and decide who will lead the country for the next…

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