Tag: Dogara

Bernard DayoJanuary 29, 2019

The Late 5: Biafra referendum will hold same day as election – IPOB; Dogara announces defection from APC to PDP | Other top stories

Here are the stories that drove conversation today: Biafra referendum will hold same day as election – IPOB The Indigenous ...

EzinneDecember 19, 2017

The Thread: “I have brought my case to you, sir” | Is Mr President listening to Hon. Jibrin’s cry?

The Nigerian lawmaker who made budget padding famous, Hon Abdulmumin Jibrin, is appealing to President Buhari to help his matter. Honourable ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 28, 2017

Opinion: Nigeria’s Senate and its basket of empty probes

by Fredrick Nwabufo   The Nigerian Senate is impotent. So impotent that it engages in theatrical probes to conceal the ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 18, 2017

Opinion: Applause for the Nigerian Senate’s constitutional amendments

Adedamola David Adejobi The 8th Senate under the distinguished leadership of Senate President Bukola Saraki deserves to be commended for ...

ToluJuly 22, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Senate clarifies status of #NotTooYoungToRun bill

The Nigerian Senate has risen to the occasion and has followed the footsteps of the lower chamber in offering an ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 13, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: MASSOB visits Arewa, insists on peace | Sessions won’t reveal information about conversations with Trump | More stories

From the papers, a tracklist. MASSOB visits Arewa, insists on peace – YNaija “Soldiers burnt our village and took away ...

RoqeebahJune 12, 2017

These photos from the budget-signing make it look like misogny lives in Aso Rock

After what seems like an order from Mr President-in-diaspora, Muhammadu  Buhari, Acting President Yemi Osinbajo finally got around to signing ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 18, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. NYSC releases call up letters for Batch A The National ...

Op-ed EditorMay 11, 2017

The Thread: “Promise Kept” “Won’t God do it” | Nigerians react to #Open NASS

It’s official: NASS is open. We said we will, and we did.#OpenNASS = #PromiseKept — Bukola Saraki (@bukolasaraki) May 11, ...

RoqeebahMay 5, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 5th of May

Follow the links below to read these stories on YNaija: Victory for Trump as House repeals Obamacare ‘Shekau not injured’ ...

Op-ed EditorApril 27, 2017

Opinion: Why Speaker Dogara is only partly right on 2018 census

by Jideofor Adibe The recent call by the Speaker of the House of Representatives Yakubu Dogara for the postponement of ...

RoqeebahMarch 30, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 30th of March

Read these stories and analyses here, here and here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

Op-ed EditorMarch 7, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Riddle- Who is Nigeria’s weekly elite private caller?

by Peregrino Brimah   Here’s a puzzle for Nigerians. Who is the secret caller who puts through weekly private calls to ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 18, 2017

Dele Momodu: President Buhari and his London visitors

by Dele Momodu Fellow Nigerians, let me warn quickly that a new circus has come to town and there is ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 18, 2017

Opinion: President Bubu needs to book a flight or type a letter

by UgoTalks Alot I decided to book a flight to London. I don’t have a visa or money for said ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 16, 2017

The Thread: Bukola Saraki sparks yet another debate on Twitter

It’s like the phone call Saraki and Dogara had with Mr President last week Thursday was not sufficient proof of ...

RoqeebahFebruary 15, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 15th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant ...

RoqeebahFebruary 9, 2017

The Ynaija Cover this evening – the 9th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

Op-ed EditorFebruary 9, 2017

The Thread: Dogara gets flak from Nigerians for his latest tale

We got another call from the President. Yaaay! Well, not us exactly. Dogara did, actually. And to be clear, Dogara’s ...

ToluFebruary 2, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: 5 things Osinbajo, Saraki and Dogara may have discussed at today’s meeting

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo has received Senate President, Bukola Saraki and House of Representatives speaker, Yakubu Dogara at the Presidential ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2016

Opinion: Abdulmumin Jibrin| The travail of a whistle blower

by Usman Alabi What was Jibrin thinking when he decided to call the bluff of the members of the inner ...

RoqeebahOctober 25, 2016

Day 8: Countdown to Aisha Buhari’s apology #GuessWhoWasMissingInConference

Last week, the Lagos State government had announced that the first lady will grace the 16th National Women Conference (NWC) by ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 17, 2016

Gimba Kakanda: Forgetting Abdulmumin Jibrin

by Gimba Kakanda I was part of a group that met the lone fighter on October 3. It was a ...

ToluOctober 1, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Democracy or “Magogocracy”? Nigeria’s leaders need to choose

In this thread, blogger and all round commentator, Japheth Omojuwa advises the Nigerian government to review its resolve to fight ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 23, 2016

Cheta Nwanze: Our National Assembly are mad

First, a disclaimer. This is a rant. It is not a superbly constructed whatever that you can reference in an ...

ToluSeptember 20, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: Vote of confidence or not? Hon Dogara will be on the spot today

Play time is over and members of the Nigerian Senate and House of Representatives will resume their sworn duties today, ...

ToluSeptember 8, 2016

[The Legislative Blog]: What have some Nigerian senators been up to since recess?

by Tolu Omoyeni The National Assembly has been on recess since July 21 and has now postponed resumption from 13th ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 31, 2016

Opinion: Joe Chinakwe – is the Nigerian police really your friend?

By Ehi Ekhator I have frequently been befuddled while attempting to address whether Nigerian police is a companion or a ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 17, 2016

Budget Padding Tracker: 5 reasons to believe Jibrin isn’t joking around

By Tolu Omoyeni Hon. Abdulmumin Jibrin needs no introduction. The rather patient man has been on the news for over a month ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 16, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: 2,000 sacked NIS applicants to be reinstated | Power generation hits 3,000MW | Donald Trump doing badly in swing state polls | More

From the papers this morning- a tracklist FG sacks 23 prison officers and suspends 11 over jailbreak- YNaija In case ...

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