Tag: Debate

July 10, 2013

Mondiu Jaiyesimi: A note on the UK’s shale gas debate (Y! Policy Hub)

by Mondiu Jaiyesimi Another key consideration is the public acceptance of shale gas drilling. It is still unclear how this ...

April 14, 2013

Simon Kolawole: Amnesty for Boko Haram – Let’s have the debate we badly need

by Simon Kolawole For me, the issue now is not whether or not to grant amnesty and employ dialogue to ...

April 13, 2013

“The smartest guys in the room!”: We present the hot new YNaija2015 ad campaign (LOOK)

by Isi Esene The quality of political leadership is defined by the quality of participation and engagement with the political ...

April 12, 2013

Opinion: When it comes to the hair debate, I am all for Chimamanda Adichie

by Lillian Chioma Nwosu Adichie is not advocating some kind of hair monkhood, she is advocating the acceptability of our ...

April 4, 2013

Opinion: Despite CNN selling gay marriage, I am still against it – This is why

by Olumuyiwa Ayoola    No matter how physically built a woman can be, she cannot play the role of a man ...

February 3, 2013

Hauwa Gambo: Why I became prouder than ever to be part of YNaija (Y! Frontpage)

By Hauwa Gambo The duty of a newspaper is to present society – through news, features, and opinion – in ...

January 26, 2013

Are Nigerians returning home from abroad helping or hurting the economy? Join the debate (WATCH)

by Isi Esene With the influx of Nigerians abroad back to their homeland, the debate has been on the benefits ...

January 2, 2013

Fran Hall: Some New Year’s resolutions women should make

by Fran Hall Inspired by the letter to Santa from all women, I’ve taken the liberty of writing a list ...

November 13, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: How to get our youth working (YNaija FrontPage)

First, there is quite obviously the silly mindset of a lot of young Nigerians have that certain jobs are beneath ...

November 5, 2012

US presidential election: Both sides should calm down

by Joe Scarborough We can fret, flail around with our theories, over-analyze and pontificate as to why our side will ...

October 23, 2012

TICKER: US presidential debate: Obama, Romney best quotes

Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama sparred on issues from Russia to Iraq in the third and final presidential debate ...

October 23, 2012

TICKER: Obama won the debate – Polls

The first snap poll of tonight’s debate shows — contrary to some assessments in the pundit class — a clearer ...

October 22, 2012

TICKER: 5 things to watch out for in today’s Obama-Romney debate

The greatest show on earth meets for one last time tonight in the Sunshine State. President Barack Obama and Mitt ...

October 18, 2012

TICKER: Romney’s son says he wanted to punch Obama yesterday

agg Romney did not like it when President Obama accused his dad of dishonesty during Tuesday night’s debate. In an ...

October 12, 2012

“Joe! Stop laughing!” – Top tweets on Biden’s performance in last night’s debate

by Hauwa Gambo The Democratic base might have fallen in love anew with Vice President Joe Biden in yesterday’s vice ...

October 8, 2012

Onoshe Nwabuikwu Reviews: Bisi Olatilo goes over the top, the Ondo debate, and more

by Onoshe Nwabuikwu   Did you know it was Independence? Monday October 1, 2012 was Nigeria’s 52nd Independence anniversary. Not ...

October 5, 2012

#JustIn: Goodbye, Debate Bounce: US unemployment rate falls below 8 percent

by Hauwa Gambo Ah, so here’s the reason Barack Obama was so calm during his debate with Republican Mitt Romney. ...

October 4, 2012

“Obama needs his teleprompter!” – See the Top 10 tweets on the Obama-Romney debate

by Hauwa Gambo Many Nigerians, and many across the world, stayed glued to their TV sets and the internet watching, ...

October 4, 2012

“I have no idea what you’re talking about!” – Romney zings Obama in debate (See top 5 quotes)

by Hauwa Gambo So you already know: many Nigerians, and Africans, were rooting for US President Barack Obama in his ...

July 25, 2012

It’s ACN-CPC vs PDP on Twitter! Click to read details of today’s debate

by Adeniyi Abdul Well here’s something new. As opposed to the usual sly jabs here and there and downright bashing ...

OluwapelumiMay 9, 2012

Femke van Zeijl: A Journalist’s checklist in times of terror

Do not publish about bomb scares. We do not publish about false fire alarms or almost accidents either. I have ...

February 20, 2012

“We have a few questions for you!” EnoughisEnough Nigeria to host Cross River’s first Youth-Focused Governorship Debate

by Hauwa Gambo On Saturday, 25 February, the people of Cross River will have the opportunity to vote for its ...

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