Tag: challenges

AzeezDecember 23, 2017

I am on my own…there’s nothing between me and Wizkid – Davido

Singer Davido has said despite numerous challenges he faced this year, he was able to prevail. In an interview with ...

AzeezDecember 12, 2017

Buhari says he is aware of Nigeria’s challenges but we disagree

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday said he is well aware of Nigeria’s challenges. According to a statement by his Special Adviser on ...

EditorMay 7, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog]: Believe it or not, people like Joro serve a purpose

Agony Aunt. Joro Olumofin. Two words you wouldnt expect to see side by side; and as much as it probably ...

AzeezApril 19, 2017

Closure of Abuja airport among toughest challenges of this administration – Lai Mohammed

by Azeez Adeniyi Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed has said closing the Abuja International Airport and its accompanying ...

AzeezNovember 19, 2016

Oil: Some countries having it tougher than Nigeria – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday said Nigeria has been plagued by the downturn in the oil industry. He said this ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 3, 2016

The challenges I met made me want to abscond – Buhari

President Muhammau Buhari says he felt like absconding when he resumed office. Buhari said this on Thursday at the State House ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 24, 2016

Okorocha blames APC for Nigeria’s challenges

Governor of Imo and chairman of the Progressives Governors Forum, Rochas Okorocha on Monday said the ruling All Progressives Congress ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2016

Northern girls defy lots of restrictions to pursue their dreams- Rahama Sadau

Hausa movie actress, Rahama Sadau who was recently banned by MOPPAN for cuddling in a music video has said girls ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 5, 2016

Opinion: Nigeria displacement crisis – overcoming the challenges and spurring actions

by Olawale Rotimi Opeyemi “It is pertinent to note that it costs more to keep IDPs in camps than it ...

AzeezAugust 29, 2016

These number of Nigerians are out of school, according to the education minister

The education minister, Adamu Adamu on Monday said about 25.3 million Nigerians are out of school. Adamu said this while ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2016

#RioOlympics2016: ‘I must take responsibility’| Dalung apologizes to U-23 team

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Solomon Dalung, has apologised to players and officials of Nigeria’s Olympic football team for ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 3, 2015

Ooni of Ife says we’ll overcome fuel scarcity, power, water… and traffic challenges

Amen! The mouthpiece of Oduduwa has spoken. Ooni of Ife, Oba Babatunde Enitan Ogunwusi, Ojaja II, predicts that Nigeria would overcome ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 21, 2015

Opinion: The Nigerian youth and the several leaps of blind faith

“No education is a waste” Is an aphorism popular and used in different part of the world to show the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 5, 2015

These were some of the major challenges of my administration – Obasanjo

According to former President Olusegun Obasanjo, bunkering and vandalism are the most challenging problems he had to deal with during ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 5, 2014

Blame Lord Lugard for the problems and challenges facing Nigeria – Walter Carrington

by Kolapo Olapoju A former United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Walter Carrington, has stated that the problems and enormous challenges ...

July 2, 2014

Opinion: New challenges facing the Central Bank of Nigeria

by Ifeanyi Uddin To be fair to his critics, the new CBN governor did not dimension his tasks this lucidly. ...

June 18, 2014

Oluwakemi Omowaire: Hey, don’t listen to Kcee, do not pull over!

by Oluwakemi Omowaire Yes we can slow down to catch some breath, but please do not pull over. ‘Heee…. don’t reverse, ...

January 23, 2014

Lai Mohammed: The Presidency and its dubious self appraisal

by Lai Mohammed This latest outburst of the President may have been necessitated by the unrelenting barrage of criticisms from ...

September 25, 2013

Opinion: Challenges before the young African

by Tunji Olaopa When next you think of Nigeria in terms of what is wrong, impossible and confusing; in terms ...

August 22, 2013

N1trn expenses: Ezekwesili challenges NASS to public debate

by Oge Okonkwo The former minister of education and immediate past vice-president of the World Bank (Africa), Obiageli Ezekwesili, has said she ...

August 21, 2013

Opinion: University of Ibadan still towers highest at 65

by Tunji Olaopa Yet, UI has weathered the storms. In close to 65 years of its existence, the University of ...

March 30, 2013

Michael ‘Faith Child’ Ayo: How a broken home fixed my life (30 Days, 30 Voices)

I was a mistake, in which, the night I was conceived, my mother had a coil in her and my ...

March 11, 2013

Osaretin Akenzua: Beneath the hardness (30 Days, 30 Voices)

In that instant where the only challenge facing you is saving face with your friends, you may look tough when ...

January 26, 2013

Nkiru Okoye: Getting married? Learn how to deal with bridesmaids problems (Y! Superblogger)

There is no rule that says you must have the same number of grooms as bridesmaids. In the alternative have ...

January 18, 2013

Revealed: 5 issues with online dating and how to overcome them

by Carmelia Ray REALITY CHECK, you are on an online dating site and you are dealing with SINGLE people looking ...

January 5, 2013

Tomi Odunsi: Starting all over, losing almost everything (30 Days, 30 Voices)

Many times, I have broken down in tears, I’ve had sleepless nights thinking, worrying and wondering how I got it ...

December 13, 2012

4 common relationship problems and their solutions

by Sabrina Alexis Move on and stop wasting your time. If there’s any hope of this guy committing to you, ...

November 19, 2012

Emeka Esumeh: Determination that breaks ground (30 Days, 30 Voices)

The nerve-racking process of passing JAMB to gain admission into the higher institution couldn’t stop me from going to the ...

September 14, 2012

Sonia Irabor: What’s your excuse? (30 Days, 30 Voices)

When I lost my friend Kunbi, I was shocked to my core. I had totally forgotten just how unpredictable life ...

June 27, 2012

Motivation: Scorpion wanted to take my sister from me… But then I learnt something

by ‘Ogbogu Chinonso’ photo from elev8 How do you see those blows that come with your great dreams? Do you ...

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