Tag: fine

YNaijaOctober 17, 2022

Apple fined around $20 million for selling iPhones without chargers in Brazil

A court in Brazil has fined Apple nearly $19 million for failing to sell iPhones with a charging socket unit, ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 16, 2019

Joy, Inc. launches network against depression, as short film on mental health is unveiled 

In commemoration of World Mental Health Day, Joy, Inc., a human flourishing company, has launched Mad Against Depression and Anxiety ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 15, 2019

Breakout director Odenike talks ‘Fine’, her debut project and her future in film

Hi Odenike, congratulations on your debut film project with Make It Happen Productions and YNaija. How did this come about? ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 14, 2019

Talking ‘Fine’, Make It Happen Productions & the future with Lala Akindoju

Hello Lala, we’d like to begin this interview by congratulating you on the successful run of the Wives, which you ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 12, 2019

First Photos: Ego Boyo, Chioma Akpotha, Shade Ladipo, Adebola Williams, Akah Nnani, step out for screening of short film on depression, ‘FINE’

Ego Boyo, Chioma Akpotha, KCEE, Shade Ladipo, Adebola Williams, Akah Nnani, are some of the personalities at the exclusive cinema ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 10, 2019

British High Commission, Joy, Inc., and Y! TV joined Lala Akindoju to premiere short film on depression awareness

The British High Commission, Joy, Inc. (joyinc.xyz), a human flourishing company and Y! TV joined award-winning actress, director and CEO ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 10, 2019

Harriet Thompson, Tony Rapu, Osayi Alile, Biola Alabi, Funke Bucknor, Lala Akindoju others join British High Commission to discuss mental health

Deputy British High Commissioner, Harriet Thompson; Pastor Tony Rapu, Osayi Alile,  Biola Alabi, and Funke Bucknor were among the personalities who ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 7, 2019

Lala Akindoju to launch short film in conjunction with Joy, Inc. and Y!TV

Award-winning actress and CEO of The Make It Happen Productions, Kemi ‘Lala’ Akindoju, is set to unveil her new short film ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 5, 2019

Chude Jideonwo, Founder of Joy, Inc. to introduce the MADA Network

Chude Jideonwo, Founder of Joy, Inc., a human flourishing company in Nigeria, is set to launch Mad Against Depression and ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 18, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] When will President Buhari visit South Africa on behalf of Nigerians facing xenophobic attacks?

The Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) had in October 2015 fined telecommunications giant, MTN the sum of N1.04 trillion for its ...

EditorJune 7, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 7th of June

  Read the full stories and analyses on YNaija now:   Court orders EFCC to pay Nyako N12.5m within 30 ...

AzeezMay 17, 2017

Only courts of law can lawfully impose fines, Court tells Nosdra

In what industry analysts referred to as a landmark decision in the oil and gas sector, the Honourable Justice Ojukwu ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 12, 2017

Apostle Suleman: Court fines DSS DG over unlawful arrest, detention

by Omoleye Omoruyi A Federal High Court in Asaba, Delta, has asked the Department of State Services (DSS), to tender ...

AzeezMarch 31, 2017

NCC fine: MTN pays N30bn to FG

by Azeez Adeniyi Telecoms firm, MTN has remitted N30 billion to the federal government in part settlement of a N330 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 15, 2017

US lawmaker wants men fined for masturbating

by Dolapo Adelana A US lawmaker, Jessica Farrar has proposed the imposition of a fine for men who masturbate, according ...

AzeezSeptember 23, 2016

N1.4tr fine: We didn’t give any govt official bribe – MTN

Telecommunications giant, MTN on Friday said it did not bribe any government official for the reduction of the N1.04 trillion fine ...

AzeezAugust 8, 2016

MTN escapes bankruptcy as FG reduces fine

Telecommunications giants, MTN has been reported to have escaped bankruptcy after President Muhammadu Buhari reduced the fine imposed on the ...

Mazi EmekaJune 27, 2016

MTN fine: Lawmaker won’t let it go, drags two ministers to court

A member of the House of Representatives, Raphael Igbokwe, has filed a suit against the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) Abubakar ...

Mazi EmekaJune 20, 2016

MTN announces new CEO after ‘weathering a rather difficult storm’

Over a week after resolving its dispute with the Nigerian Communication Commission, telecommunications giant, MTN, on Monday, appointed a new Chief ...

Mazi EmekaJune 20, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

Here are the top five stories to monitor today   1) President Buhari returns to the country After 13 days ...

Mazi EmekaJune 11, 2016

House of Reps to FG: ‘We oppose fine reduction for MTN’

The House of Representative, on Friday, rejected the offer by MTN to return $1.7 billion out of $3.9 billion that ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJune 10, 2016

MTN to apologise to FG, pay fine in 6 tranches… [DETAILS]

The 6 months spent negotiating with the Federal Government has finally paid off for telecoms giant, MTN as the N1.04 trillion ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 10, 2016

Just In: MTN agrees to pay N330bn fine to FG

Telecommunications giant MTN has agreed to pay its fine of $1.7 billion(N330bn) to the federal government of Nigeria. The South ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

The late 5: These are the stories that drove the conversation today

Here are the top five stories that drove the conversation today. 1) Jonathan’s cousin granted N500 million bail An Abuja ...

Mazi EmekaJune 8, 2016

BREAKING: ECOWAS court fines Nigeria $3.3 million for Apo killings

An Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) court, on Tuesday, ordered Nigeria to pay a fine of $3.3 million ...

Janeth JMarch 8, 2016

MTN responsible for increased Boko Haram attacks – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, stated that the reluctance of telecommunications giant, MTN, in deactivating unregistered lines contributed to the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 7, 2016

Senate summons MTN, 2 ministers over payment of fine

The Senate Committee on Communications has directed the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, and the Attorney General of the Federation ...

Mazi EmekaMarch 4, 2016

N780bn fine: ‘Why N118.8bn was set aside’ – MTN

The management of telecommunications giant, MTN, has explained why it set aside N118.8bn (about $600 million) in its Group Financial ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 27, 2016

The Nigerian government is N50bn richer, courtesy of MTN

The Federal Government has confirmed the receipt of N50 billion from telecommunications giant- MTN. The telecoms company had on Wednesday, ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 25, 2016

Court says Metuh’s ‘fundamental rights’ not violated

Spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh has been ordered to pay N20,000 each to six of the defendants ...

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