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Young, Male: ONE

by Eresuyi Eguae Let me say from the start that a lot of people will have an issue with the idea behind this piece because it suggests strict adherence to…

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Behold the Faces of the Future! Vol 4

The Freedom Issue of Y! Magazine featured the "50 Young People Who Will Change Nigeria", former recipients of The Future Awards who are still relevant in their fields today. It is…

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Follow My Dreams: Moyeen releases video teaser

by Chi Ibe A few months ago YNaija brought you Moyeen's new single, “Follow My Dreams”, and for the past few weeks the new artiste has been promoting her single,…

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Of Mars & Venus: The road down 2011

by HD Happy New Year!! 2011 has finally come. We’ve resumed work, all is firmly underway, and this is a reality check on our New Year resolutions. Let’s do a…

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Anything can happen! The stunning Rhythm Unplugged 2010 show

by 'Demola Adesina The annual Rhythm Unplugged held on the 26th December 2010 at the Expo Centre of the Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. It lived up to…

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Twitter and BB Round-up!

by Ifreke Inyang [@ifreke] [ 3rd Jan 2011 –  8th Jan 2011 ] MONDAY: "Gud mornin tweeps...hols r ova...its bak to hustle...paper chasin...av a lovely day ahead!" @brainchyld007 tweeted as…

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Cutting Edge: Souza

by Yemi Olowu The YNaija ‘Cutting Edge’ series is a platform for fashion designers who are new on the Nigerian fashion scene. Our aim is to project our highly talented…

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Power Play: Obi Asika & Teresa Clarke on Ladybrille

by Sola Fasasi Ladybrille Magazine, enters 2011 with a powerful punch, with a new issue tagged the January ‘New Year, Powerful You’  Edition. The cover features Teresa Clarke and Obi…

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Ask Omawumi! She’s back with new single “If You Ask Me”

by Sola Fasasi Omawumi drops hot new single "If You Ask Me"! Omawumi spent a whole year working hard in the studio, refining her sound and re-loading for bigger impact after…

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A tribute to Uche Okafor

by Sayo Owolabi I was preparing to send my bit for this week to the editor when my co-presenter came into the office. He said a friend just informed him…

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YQ hits us with a double dose!

by Chi Ibe You know him as Mr Overdose! To start off the new year on a groovy note, Storm 360 artiste YQ recently released two new singles off his…

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This is Lynxxx: The Exclusive Review

by Ore Fakorede Rap is more than just laying sandlot rhymes over a beat, but apparently, this is something that many Nigerian rap artistes have failed to realize. In the…

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Album Review: Etcetera says “Yes I Am”

by Aziza Uko Yes I Am is Etcetera’s sophomore studio album. In this effort, Etcetera unites with one of Nigeria’s finest music producers and long-time collaborator Wole Oni. The album…

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BREAKING: Lagos bomb threat false, says Police PRO

by Ifreke Inyang Recently word has spread of a suspected bomb attack at Motorways, Lagos within the next six hours. An eyewitness claims that there is vehicular and human traffic…

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She’s no Kelekele Cover Girl! Tiwa Savage on WOW magazine

by Sola Fasasi Once again, WOW Magazine brings the world to our feet with dazzling new songstress, Tiwa Savage on the cover of the latest issue. In a bodysuit with…

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Prose: The restaurant conversation

by Uche Peter Umez ‘Men are all the same…’ I glance across at the woman who has just blurted out that statement. Her face is clenched like a fist; sharing her…

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Dare to Dream at the Leading Ladies Summit 2011

by Sola Fasasi ‎​Brookstone Consult presents the Leading Ladies Summit 2011. Themed "Dare to Dream", The event is set to hold on Sunday 16th January,  2011 at The Knot Centre, Tobi Lawal Street, off Herbert…

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Why & Wired: Amnesty for Nigerian drivers

by Tolu Ogunlesi Raise a hand if you are a Nigerian below 30 – make that 35 – and have EVER taken a driving test. For many years now (have…

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KREAM: Celebrating 100 years of achievement

by Hauwa Gambo Tiwa Works, the upscale event planning and promotions company teams up with That Boi Timi, Big O. Entertainment, C. Cross Events, Botchey and Certified Events to present…

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Show Some Love Christmas outreach

by Sola Fasasi Show Some Love (SSL) is a community outreach and development project that is targeted at poverty alleviation and people empowerment within the Nigeria society. In October 2010,…

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CP Africa is looking for writers

Writers Needed at CP-Africa.com Are you a young, passionate writer? The team at Celebrating Progress Africa (CP-Africa.com) is seeking young, talented writers to contribute to its growing online platform. Writers…

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Your vote, your voice, your future

by Kunle Durojaiye Over the past year, I have read and heard various perceptions and opinions of young Nigerians regarding the civic duty of voting. In spite of the ongoing…

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Tosin Martins – Silent Night & Na You

by Chi Ibe Tosin Martins recently took his craft a notch higher with the release of the music videos for two of his songs, 'Silent Night' and 'Na You' from…

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The star studded Dynamix Awards 2010

by Oyindamola Olofinlua The recent edition of the Dynamix All Youth Award presented another opportunity for Nigerian youths to be recognized for their efforts in different fields of endeavour.  The…

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Send us your feedback on YNaija.com!

by YNaija.com Dear readers, Happy New Year! How's it going so far? Hope the new year (and decade - no pressure!) has kicked off to a great start. Even if…

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BBA’s Geraldine Iheme launches novel, ‘Disfigured Emotions’

by Sola Fasasi Former Big Brother Housemate, Geraldine Iheme recently launched her first novel ‘Disfigured Emotions’ at the Oriental Victoria Island on 29th December, 2010. The launch kicked off with…

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Prose: The rape of innocence

by Oreoluwa Fakorede She struggled in vain, arms flailing wildly. The man pinned her to the dirty, naked mattress on the floor, one palm exerting pressure on her chest while…

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Behold the Faces of the Future! Vol 3

The Freedom Issue of Y! Magazine featured the "50 Young People Who Will Change Nigeria", former recipients of The Future Awards who are still relevant in their fields today. It is…

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Nigeria’s top 10 websites of 2010 (via Alexa.com)

by Cheta Nwanze For most web developers, the default benchmark for ranking websites is the Alexa standard (), and in this article I will rank the top ten Nigerian websites,…

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Fast Forward: The most anticipated albums of 2011

by Ore Fakorede GENRE: HIP-HOP/RAP 1. Watch The Throne-  Jay-Z & Kanye West Rap mogul Jay-Z is teaming up with his one-time protégé and occasional collaborator, uber-producer Kanye West, on…

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