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Michael IsaacNovember 12, 2020

More lawyers target #EndSARS protesters but what is the intent?

Following a halt on the #EndSARS protests, we have seen attempts by the government to target and harass key persons ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaNovember 12, 2020

Army releases list of 86 ‘most wanted terrorists’, Buhari reinstates UNILAG VC Ogundipe | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Army releases list of 86 ‘most wanted terrorists’ The Nigerian Army has released a list of 86 persons wanted “in ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 19, 2020

#EndSARS: Despite protests, police begin SWAT training, ‘We will not allow anarchy in Nigeria’ – FG | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Despite the ongoing nationwide protests, the Inspector-General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu, has declared the training of the new police ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 30, 2020

#YNaijaPolitics100: The YNaija 100 Most Influential Voices in Nigerian Politics – Nyesom Wike, Okonjo-Iweala, Sowore, Saraki, Falana makes 2020 list

Every year, YNaija shows commitment to focused debates on national and sub-national politics and its role in progressive development. In ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 16, 2019

Kingsley Moghalu reacts to Falana’s claim that he received an appointment from APC

Former presidential candidate of the Young Peoples Party (YPP), Kingsley Moghalu, has released a statement debunking the claim from a ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 4, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 4th of July

Follow the links to read our latest stories on YNaija:     The Big 5: Elisah Abbo apologises for assault, ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 28, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 28th of January

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqTemidayo Taiwo-Sidiq is a Journalist, Political Analyst and Satirist with major interest in Nigerian Politics, Governance and Sports. www.theariyoblog.wordpress.com

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqDecember 6, 2018

The Late 5: Ngige dissatisfied with level of progress, takes over FG-ASUU negotiations; House of Reps approve June 12 as new Democracy Day | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Atiku Abubakar ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 3, 2018

Minimum wage: Governors earn same salaries, yet some argue against paying equal wage – Falana speaks

Activist-lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana has said it will be illegal for states to determine what ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 19, 2018

The Late 5: Third Mainland Bridge closes Aug 23 – 26, Oyo Govt demolishes Fresh FM building | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: The Government of Lagos has appealed for the cooperation and understanding of ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 13, 2018

The Big 5: EFCC debunks claim accounts were frozen on Saraki’s order, I’ll be President for just one term – Atiku | More stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Former Vice President and chieftain of the opposition People’s Democratic Party (PDP), ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJuly 16, 2018

The Big 5: Falana wants urgent meeting of Nigeria Police Council, France emerge as World Cup Champions and other stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today: Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has urged governors of the 36 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 28, 2018

Is Falz carrying on his father’s legacy with #ThisIsNigeria?

Nigerian rapper, Folarin ‘Falz’ Falana, the scion of legal luminary and human right activist Femi Falana (SAN) has subtly reignited ...

Omoleye OmoruyiApril 19, 2018

The Big 5: Senator Omo-Agege denies leading hoodlums to steal the mace, Femi Falana says no legislative house has the power to suspend its member and other top stories

These are the stories you should be monitoring today. Deputy Senate President Ike Ekweremadu yesterday briefed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo ...

AzeezJanuary 12, 2018

The Big 5: Dangote is still Africa’s richest man, Falana’s ultimatum to DSS, and other top stories

These are the top five stories from Nigeria, you should be monitoring. For the seventh year in a row, Forbes ...

EditorJanuary 3, 2018

Chimamanda Adichie, Banky W, Toke Ibru, others make YNaija inaugural #Woke100 List

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 20, 2017

Falana talks about #EndSARS but leaves out an important issue

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana says the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) is made up of members of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 28, 2017

Fayose, Falana exchange words over N1bn Abuja property

The Governor of Ekiti, Ayodele Fayose, has attacked human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN), over the allegation by the Attorney ...

AzeezNovember 25, 2017

I didn’t buy any property from EFCC | Falana tackles Malami

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has denied ever buying any property in Maitama District, Abuja, from the Economic and Financial Crimes ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 16, 2017

U.S. lays claim to $300m Abacha loot

The United States (US) has reportedly laid claim to $300 million stashed abroad by the late military dictator, Gen Sani ...

AzeezNovember 15, 2017

Instead of taking loan, FG should recover $21.7bn from NNPC – Falana

Human right lawyer, Femi Falan has urged the Federal Government to recover unremitted funds from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) rather ...

AzeezNovember 14, 2017

The Late 5: Senate approval of Buhari’s loan request, Falana to sue FG, and other top stories

Here are the top five stories that drove conversation today. It seems the whistleblowing policy introduced by the Federal Government ...

AzeezNovember 14, 2017

Falana vows to sue FG after falling in a manhole

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said he would sue the Federal Government after sustaining injuries when he fell in ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 11, 2017

2019 Presidency: It’s trouble for Nigeria as we have only Buhari and Atiku – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana (SAN) has stated that the possibility of choosing only between two older Nigerians – Muhammadu Buhari ...

AzeezNovember 6, 2017

Buhari’s action against officials who reinstated Maina will make or mar anti-corruption war – Falana

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately prosecute Abdulrasheed Maina, former chairman of the Presidential ...

AzeezOctober 12, 2017

Awarding contracts without Kachikwu is illegal | Falana tells NNPC boss Baru

Human Rights lawyer, Femi Falana has said Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru was ...

AzeezOctober 8, 2017

Relinquish your position as petroleum minister | Falana tells Buhari

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has advised President Muhammadu Buhari to resign as Minister of Petroleum Resources. Background: On his ...

EditorSeptember 28, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Falana writes UN over attacks on Kenyan judges

Human right lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana has written the United Nations through its UN high ...

AzeezSeptember 28, 2017

Christianise Nigeria with interest-free banks too | Falana tells CAN

Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has asked the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) to “christainise” Nigeria. Falana spoke at the strategic ...

Omoleye OmoruyiSeptember 24, 2017

“Everybody’s life in Nigeria is in danger” – Falana

Human rights lawyer/activist, Femi Falana in an interview with Punch has said it is an irony that those clamouring for ...

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