Tag: al jazeera

EditorJune 24, 2017

YNaija Says: We are stunned at the request to shut down Al Jazeera

Since the beginning of June, there has been a brewing diplomatic crisis in the Middle East as Saudi Arabia, Egypt, ...

AzeezJune 23, 2017

Arab nations ask Qatar to shut down Al-Jazeera, list 10 demands

Four Arab States have reportedly handed Qatar a list of 13 demands, including shutting down the Al Jazeera media network. According to ...

ToluMay 30, 2017

“Why would any idiot want me to be in a country like Nigeria?” | Nnamdi Kanu tells Al Jazeera

One of the 12 bail conditions IPOB leader, Nnamdi Kanu was given by the Federal High Court in Abuja upon ...

Isime EseneSeptember 26, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Only failed systems allow police officers play God

The recent report by Amnesty International that exposes inhumane behaviour and gross human rights abuses by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad ...

Isime EseneSeptember 24, 2016

PODCAST: ‘Oga Police IG should lie with wisdom please…’ + more on The Slab with Isime

Chuks, Tolu, and Elsie – who is representing Emeka this week – join The Slab with Isime to talk about ...

AzeezSeptember 13, 2016

Okonjo-Iweala won’t serve in Buhari’s govt, even if invited| Here’s why

Former Finance Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has said she would not serve in the present administration led by President Muhammadu Buhari ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 6, 2016

‘Nigeria will be part of Islamic coalition against terrorism’ | Watch Buhari’s full interview on Al Jazeera

During his recent trip to Qatar, President Muhammadu Buhari was interviewed by Martine Dennis, on “Talk To Al Jazeera”. Over ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 6, 2016

Not everyone in my government is 100% loyal – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has categorically stated that not all the members of his government are fully loyal to him and ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 3, 2015

Boko Haram didn’t start with me but we’ll defeat them || Pres. Jonathan pledges on Al-Jazeera (WATCH)

by Kolapo Olapoju President Goodluck Jonathan, has pledged to defeat Islamic terrorist sect, Boko Haram. In an interview with Al ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 12, 2015

Al-Jazeera journalists released on bail by Egyptian court

by Damilola Jagun Less than two weeks after the release of their colleague Peter Greste, Al Jazeera journalists, Mohamed Fahmy ...

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2014

Hope rises for Al Jazeera journalists as appeal date is set

by Isi Esene 1 January 2015 has been set as the date when Al Jazeera’s jailed journalists in Egypt will have ...

Isime EseneOctober 14, 2014

Another Al Jazeera journalist sentenced in Egypt

by Isi Esene One of Al Jazeera Arabic’s presenters, Ahmed Mansour, has been sentenced in absentia to 15 years imprisonment ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 1, 2014

GOtv launches in Makurdi with open-air concert

by Jewel Stephen To mark the launch of its service in the city of Makurdi, GOtv on Wednesday, 20 August ...

Isime EseneAugust 28, 2014

“Ask your mother to forgive me…”: Jailed Al Jazeera journalist writes to his newborn child (READ)

by Isi Esene Jailed Al Jazeera journalist Baher Mohamed will become a father again today. His imprisonment has, however, meant ...

writerJuly 23, 2014

Francesca Uriri: 100 days and counting – We should all be M.A.D like Oby Ezekwesili

by Francesca Uriri Depending on what end of the spectrum you stand, the number ‘100’ is a very important one. I’m ...

June 23, 2014

Egyptian court sentences 3 Al-Jazeera journalists to seven years in prison (PICTURED)

by Zara Mustapha An Egyptian court on Monday convicted three journalist from media network Al-Jazeera English and sentenced them to 7 years ...

March 2, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: Our biggest audience on The Stream is in Nigeria – Al Jazeera’s Femi Oke

by Wilfred Okiche Nigerian born international television host and journalist Femi Oke was in the country to participate in the ...

September 5, 2013

#ChildNotBride: Stella Damasus takes on Senator Yerima, live on Al Jazeera (WATCH)

bu Junior Idakula Nollywood actress Stella Damasus has made no attempts to hide her outrage at the #ChildNotBride saga, regarding ...

June 2, 2013

Terr-horny-sm: Soldiers find Boko Haram camps littered with used condoms (PHOTO)

More of the dirty sides of the insurgents’ lifestyle are being revealed as troops continue to stumble on strange and ...

June 1, 2013

#SOE: Al Jazeera report is contrived and misleading – Presidency

by Isi Esene The Presidency has expressed it displeasure over what it described as an “attempt by sections of the ...

May 13, 2013

Opinion: Doyin Okupe is selling us poison as wholesome food

by Bayo Oluwasanmi It is an irony that Okupe who is the most qualified Nigerian with pseudo credentials, pseudo character, and ...

May 9, 2013

Opinion: When SaharaReporters’ Sowore met Doyin Okupe on Al Jazeera

by Joe Igbokwe True to the tag he had been bearing since he was recruited to go after the real ...

May 6, 2013

British-Nigerian, Femi Oke to host Al Jazeera’s ‘The Stream’

by Isi Esene International broadcaster Femi Oke has been revealed as the new host of Al Jazeera English’s hit social ...

April 14, 2013

Private jets: “You can’t oversee churches in 160 countries on a bicycle” – Pastor Adeboye

by Isi Esene Pastor E.A Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) has made a ...

March 7, 2013

Talk show host Redi Tlhabi delves into the nasty world of rape on Al Jazeera this Women’s Day

by Rachel Ogbu The stories of rape and violence against women continue to dishearten people around the world on a ...

November 24, 2012

Opinion: The Gaza we know lies within

by Ejike Alphonsus Kanife Of course we understand that out of fear of both Boko Haram and the JTF, citizens ...

OluwapelumiOctober 20, 2011

Gaddafi confirmed dead!

by Ifreke Inyang Former Libyan President, Muammar Gaddafi, has been killed in a gun battle at Sirte today October 20, ...

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