Tag: 2012

ToluMarch 3, 2017

El-Rufai, we hear you, but this explanation is too little too late

Kaduna state governor, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai was at Social Media Week on Thursday and in a panel session, he spoke ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 23, 2016

‘I did not protest against subsidy removal in 2012’ | Pastor Tunde Bakare has a story to tell you

The General Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly and close ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has fautted ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 14, 2016

Uche Briggs: #OccupyNigeria was never about the character of GEJ

My brother, Ayokunle Odekunle, touched on the need for fuel subsidy removal and for our many differences, I agree on ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

The revolt against #OccupyNigeria: @Chukudebelu’s timeline cries out against hypocrisy

An enormous barrage of reactions has trailed the announcement of the removal of subsidy by the Federal Government. On January ...

Mazi EmekaMay 12, 2016

Fayose has words for the FG over subsidy removal

The Ekiti state governor, Ayodele Fayose, has lambasted the federal government over its decision to increase the price of fuel ...

Mazi EmekaMay 12, 2016

#OccupyNigeria: 4 reasons Nigerians will (probably) not take to the streets this time

Nigerians had a welcome gift on the first of January 2012: the removal of fuel subsidy. A bold -even for ...

January 12, 2014

Son of Africa’s richest woman, Folorunsho Alakija welcomes baby boy

by Oge Okonkwo   Ladi Alakija, one of the sons of billionaire business woman, Folorunsho Alakija and his wife Lolade, ...

December 24, 2013

SaharaReporters’ waiver scandal allegations are false – Okonjo-Iweala

by ‘Jola Sotubo The website Sahara Reporters yesterday published  an article claiming that the First Lady, Patience Jonathan had received ...

July 23, 2013

Opinion: Jonathan, Boko Haram and the game of musical chairs

by Obademi Ayodeji Until recent times, it seemed to the public eye that the Nigerian government, in all its colossal ...

January 25, 2013

Her royal HOTNESS: Miss Bum-bum 2012 heats up Times Square – See (sexy) Photos

No matter how hot you think she is, rest assured that she’s freezing her little bumbum right off. Carine Felizardo, ...

January 6, 2013

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Occupy Nigeria: Are we better off today?

by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu We may be under the illusion that 2013 has started on a more proper note. We’ve made ...

January 2, 2013

Opinion: Unpaid goon of the cabal

by Oluseun Onigbinde 2012 has ended. My President has gotten N161bn for stabilize fuel in festive period. Yet I still ...

January 1, 2013

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Goodbye to the disaster that was 2012 (Y! FrontPage)

The final and I believe the most important lesson of 2012 is that despite all of Nigeria’s doom and gloom, ...

December 28, 2012

Why you should hold out on sex… 12 life lessons from 2012

by Erin Joy Henry   So here we are, another year comes to a close. Recently I spent some time ...

December 27, 2012

YNaija reviews the performance of federal ministries in 2012 (Vol. 2)

by Joachim MacEbong This is the second and concluding part of the review of federal ministries in 2012. You can ...

December 27, 2012

YNaija reviews the performance of federal ministries in 2012

by Joachim MacEbong Much has been said about the size of government and the cost of governance at every level, ...

December 24, 2012

Tolu Ogunlesi: The definitive list: Nigeria’s Top 5 good news items for 2012 (YNaija FrontPage)

Read my most recent YNaija piece for details. For the masses of Nigeria, every squabble between the members of an ...

December 18, 2012

MI is glad 2012 is ending soon: Click to read 10 reasons why

MI lists events he thinks are the most tragic in 2012 In a matter of weeks, 2012 will be over. ...

November 7, 2012

#AmericaDecides: President Obama’s victory speech (Full transcript)

Here’s the full transcript from President Obama’s acceptance speech on Wednesday morning, Nov. 7, 2012. OBAMA: Thank you. Thank you. ...

November 7, 2012

Gbemisola Abiola: America 2012: Still chasing the democratic ideal #AmericaDecides

by Gbemisola Abiola A beyond the surface scrutiny of her political system mirrors out ‘incriminating evidence’ which apparently plays against ...

October 1, 2012

For the Records: Full text of the 2012 Independence Day broadcast by President Goodluck Jonathan #Independence52


September 11, 2012

We can’t believe this man will be 70 this November (PHOTO)

by Isi Esene With our gaze constantly fixed on the November #America2012 elections, we can’t help but notice how fit ...

September 3, 2012

Eromo Egbejule: Suppose the world ends today… (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I’d hate that I hadn’t tried to protest the actions or inactions of government and my fellow citizens and that ...

September 1, 2012

13 Nigerian artistes make short-list for Channel O Music Video Awards

by Stanley Azuakola The ninth edition of The Channel O Music Video Awards will be holding on November 19, 2012 in Kliptown, ...

August 20, 2012

Stunning: National Geographic announces winners of 2012 photo contest (See Photos)

Photographer Camila Massu said: ‘My sister in the south of Chile. We are sitting at home next to the fireplace ...

August 15, 2012

Not-so-Sweet November: British immigration says Africa’s runaway athletes have just 3 months free pass

by Isi Esene It’s no longer news that several African athletes competing in the London 2012 Olympic Games have chosen ...

August 9, 2012

We.Are.Shocked: “Our Olympics performance is disappointing,” says Sports minister

by Isi Esene In a rare display of self-criticism, the government of Nigeria today in London expressed its disappointment at ...

July 30, 2012

Okonjo-Iweala broke the law – House of Reps

by Isi Esene The spat between the House of Representatives and the Executive arm of government continues to linger with ...

July 14, 2012

For the Records: The Edo State 2012 Budget of Continuity

  EDO STATE GOVERNMENT. FY2012 BUDGET OF CONTINUITY 1 Table of Content Budget Summary ……………………………………………………………………………. 2 Revenue ……………………………………………………………………………. 3-17 Recurrent ...

June 25, 2012

Global Citizen: Obama, the underdog

by Robert Kuttner Co-founder and co-editor, ‘The American Prospect’ Ten of twelve states that most polls consider to be in play this ...

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