Tag: Britain

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 20, 2016

Obanikoro could be extradited from the US

Former Minister of state for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro could be extradited from the United States of America if the Federal Government ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 13, 2016

Buhari visits his ‘voltron’ in London (PHOTOS)

The first photo of President Muhammadu Buhari since June 6 when he left Nigeria for London on vacation and to ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

UK denies setting up secret meeting between Buhari and Jonathan

The United Kingdom has refuted reports that President Muhammadu Buhari is in London to hold secret talks with former president Goodluck ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 13, 2016

YNaija Opinion: Cameron, Buhari and fantastic corruption

“We have got the leaders of some fantastically corrupt countries coming to Britain… Nigeria and Afghanistan, possibly the two most ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 11, 2016

How the Presidency responded to David Cameron’s corruption statement

The Federal Government has responded to the branding of Nigeria as two of the most corrupt countries in the world ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 10, 2016

We have fully and truly ‘suffered’ as David Cameron calls Nigeria a ‘fantastically corrupt country’ (WATCH)

It is finally clear now why President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria was invited to attend the 2016 Anti Corruption Summit ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 1, 2016

President Buhari heads to France, Britain

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday, February 2, travel to France and Britain, twenty-four hours after returning from official visits to ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 21, 2016

Britain to return Nigeria’s stolen funds stashed in British banks… but there’s a catch

Paul Awkright, the British High Commissioner to Nigeria has expressed the readiness of the British government to return looted funds ...

Ada IgboanugoDecember 9, 2015

British couple who enslaved Nigerian for 2 decades, sent to jail

Emmanuel and Antan Edet have been jailed for six years each by a London court, after being found guilty of enslaving a ...

Janeth JMay 1, 2015

Must Reads: The 5 biggest policy differences between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton, Cops arrested for murder manslaughter in Freddie Gray’s death + more

The 5 biggest policy differences between Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. Vox Cops arrested for murder, manslaughter in Freddie Gray’s death. New ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 6, 2015

If unemployment persists… Nigerian youth will be Boko Haram recruits – OBJ

by Kolapo Olapoju Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, says if Nigeria manages its resources efficiently, no Nigerian would lack basic amenities. ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 4, 2015

Nigeria, others “highly vulnerable” to Ebola-like epidemic – Study reveals

by Godwin Akanfe Almost 30 countries around the world are “highly vulnerable” to an Ebola-style epidemic, with Somalia, Chad, Nigeria, ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 21, 2015

Still on Tompolo’s warships: We hear 2 Brits & 1 Norwegian have been arrested

by Iyobosa Omoregie Two British businessmen have been reportedly arrested on suspicion of bribing a Norwegian official alleged to have ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 9, 2014

Opinion: We should make friends and not enemies

by Emeka Asinugo The only meaningful way to “confront our self-hatred” as humans is by being useful to others at ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 7, 2014

Nigerian man nabbed with N53 million worth of cocaine in the UK

by Chidi Okoye A Nigerian-German man has been jailed in Britain after being caught trying to smuggle more than £200,000 ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 6, 2014

Endowed Ghanaian actress, Joselyn Dumas is in love with Genevieve Nnaji

by Damilola Jagun Ghanaian actress and talk-show host, Joselyn Dumas says she ‘absolutely loves’ her Nigerian colleague, Genevieve Nnaji. In a ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 25, 2014

“2015 elections will be open and transparent” – GEJ tells the world at UN General Assembly

by Laila Ibrahim President Goodluck Jonathan has reiterated his determination to ensure that 2015 general elections will be conducted in ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 18, 2014

What could be the implication on Scottish votes on independence in Nigeria?

by Shaun Eweni The Scottish people who have decided to go for independence are voting now, and each opinion will ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 18, 2014

Olusegun Adeniyi Speaks || Death in the Synagogue and the Scotland referendum

by Olusegun Adeniyi The people of Scotland will go to the polls today in a referendum that could end their ...

Isime EseneSeptember 15, 2014

Not yet Uhuru: Ebola epidemic will rage for another 12 to 18 months – Experts

by Akan Ido Contrary to World Health Organization (WHO) report indicating a 9 month window for containing the Ebola virus, ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 12, 2014

How 50-year-old man accidentally killed himself with a vibrator

by Kolapo Olapoju   In terrible news, British man has died after a vibrator got stuck in his anus and ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 7, 2014

Dipo Awojide: Increase the Budget on Education, Research/Development and Training. (Y! PolicyHub)

by Dipo Awojide We are not doing enough to make us more competitive as a nation. It is important that ...

July 19, 2014

Opinion: National identity – What does it really mean to be a Nigerian?

by Hussaina Ishaya Audu Well, this entire exercise got me thinking. Who is a Nigerian and can we actually define ...

March 6, 2014

US freezes $458 million stolen by centenary award winning dictator, Sani Abacha

by ‘Jola Sotubo In a seemingly unending chase, more public funds embezzled by the former Nigerian dictator, Sani Abacha, have ...

January 18, 2014

YNaija Editorial: Let us be clear, we totally – unequivocally – stand against the anti-gay law

We have to wonder when it became our culture imperative to marginalise, to victimise, to hate. To witch-hunt a particular ...

January 12, 2014

Opinion: How to manage oil wealth through developmental funds

by Mohammed Dahiru Aminu The success in managing the oil wealth of Nigeria will enable the country achieve some set ...

January 11, 2014

Sorry ladies, he’s taken: Chelsea’s Mikel Obi shows off the stunning lady who makes him tick (See Photos)

by Akan Ido Super Eagles and Chelsea FC defensive midfielder, Mikel Obi recently showed off the beautiful lady responsible for ...

December 28, 2013

Opinion: For Nigerians, 2013 is a year of unfulfilled promises

by Ayo Olukotun Having said that, it must be reckoned that the Nigerian version of political fumbling and visionless leadership ...

December 28, 2013

Tunde Leye: This is what Nigeria must do to be great

by Tunde Leye The greatest power of today, the USA was set up to be just what we are now, ...

December 7, 2013

Young Nigerian couple jailed in U.K over plot to steal £19million (PICTURED)

  A young couple were part of a global internet banking scam which could have netted a phenomenal £19million after ...

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