Tag: Fisayo Soyombo

Wilfred OkicheDecember 29, 2020

#YNaija2020Review: Chimamanda, Okonjo Iweala, Afrobeats to the world…10 Moments that made us proud this Year

Being Nigerian is hard enough. But these breakthroughs felt like collective wins and made it a little bit easier to ...

Uroupa KiakubuNovember 18, 2020

Journalist, Fisayo Soyombo brings to light; terrible rot in Nigeria’s tertiary health facilities

It is becoming clearer by the day why the political class prefer to jet out to seek medical attention rather ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 19, 2020

#EdoPrisonBreak: Hoodlums attack two Edo prisons, free inmates | #TheYNaijaCover

Protests have been ongoing in various parts of Nigeria for more than a week now. The demonstrations have shown to ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaAugust 6, 2020

‘The more dysfunctional a system is, the more the need for intentional journalism’ | Hot takes from #ThursdayTalks

“The job of a journalist is to hold people in power responsible; to hold a mirror to society,” Kadaria Ahmed’s ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 29, 2020

Fu’ad Lawal, Fisayo Soyombo, Wana Udobang…Here’s the #YNaijaPowerList2020 for Media

Editors Note: A young-world revolution is unfolding before our eyes, rupturing the idea that only experience can change the world. ...

Edwin OkoloJanuary 21, 2020

More wins for @KikiMordi as she & Fisayo Soyombo receive the 2019 PJP Awards

As with many media based professions, journalists often have to deal with the misconception that they suddenly achieved fame. In ...

EditorNovember 22, 2018

Here’s the full #YNaijaPowerList2018

Genevieve Nnaji, Chris Ogunlowo, Maraji, Tony Nwulu, Falana have been unveiled as some of the most influential personalities in the ...

EditorNovember 16, 2018

#YNaijaPowerList2018: Mercy Abang, Fisayo Soyombo, Instablog9ja… See the 10 most powerful young persons in the media space

For the seventh consecutive year, YNaija brings you its annual ranking of the most powerful young persons under the age ...

Fisayo SoyomboJune 12, 2018

The good and bad of Buhari’s June 12 declaration

It took 25 years to happen — long enough for the dream to have evaporated — but Moshood Kashimawo Olawale ...

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 ...

EditorJanuary 3, 2018

#YNaijaPowerList2017: Stephanie Busari, Uche Pedro, Fisayo Soyombo… See the most powerful young persons in the media space

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

Op-ed EditorDecember 19, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: Is this $1bn fund to fight the “technically defeated” Boko Haram really just for Christmas?

There is something inherently unsettling about the 12 to 18 months preceding an election year, particularly when a sitting president ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 4, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: Will PDP squander its golden chance to become Nigeria’s ‘necessary evil’?

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo We know already that life is filled with ironies, but no one would have imagined that the ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 20, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: What is the worth of a Nigerian migrant’s life?

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   In April, a former Nigerian public official lost his daughter under questionable circumstances. The young lady’s ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 13, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: El-Rufai and Shehu Sani’s feud is our problem too. Here is why

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   For as long as one is the Governor of Kaduna State and the other is obsessed ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 30, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: The men who shouldn’t be in Buhari’s government

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   This piece is laden with unsolicited advice. It ordinarily should not have been written, but for ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 23, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: What the return of wanted ex-Pension boss, Abdulrasheed Maina says about Buhari

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   Abdulrasheed Maina cannot hide forever. Neither he nor the people who helped him circumvent justice in ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 9, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: Paul Le Guen, Gernot Rohr and Super Eagles World Cup qualification without the calculator

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo At the blast of the referee’s final whistle on Saturday, some half-a-dozen Super Eagles players were spotted ...

EditorJuly 15, 2017

Opinion: Is Nigeria on the brink of another civil war?

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo On August 1, 1966, after the collapse of last-ditch attempts by Nigeria’s power brokers to prevent the ...

October 23, 2013

Opinion: ASUU, FG stalemate – It’s like the pretender fighting the deceiver

by Fisayo Soyombo More than three years into the Presidency of Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, I am still unconvinced that he ...

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