Tag: freedom

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EditorAugust 11, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] Are security agencies now putting freedom up for sale?

The recent decision of the Department of State Services (DSS) to detain Chisom Anaele since April 2017 has generated ripples ...

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RoqeebahMay 29, 2017

YNaija Editorial: Celebrating the 18 years of “democrazy” that have taught us freedom

On this day in 1999, a new chapter in the history of Nigeria was opened: the military went back to ...

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AzeezMay 10, 2017

Chibok girl refused freedom because of marriage – Shehu

by Azeez Adeniyi Spokesperson of the President, Garba Shehu has said one of the abducted Chibok girls refused to be ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 26, 2017

BREAKING: German archaeologists regain freedom

by Dolapo Adelana Peter Breunig, and his colleague, Johannes Buringer, two German archaeologists recently kidnapped in Kaduna State have been ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 22, 2017

Opinion: Who arrested freedom in Nigeria?

by Sampson Malachy Of many cherished values practiced in civilised climes, freedom remains agape. But not in Nigeria, the opposite ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 24, 2017

Just In: Turkish school students, staff freed

Kidnappers of three students and five employees of the Nigerian Turkish International Colleges (NTIC), Ogun have set them free. According to ...

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ToluJanuary 18, 2017

Who is John Lewis? | The congressman Donald Trump is relentlessly attacking on Twitter

The tweets below are the most effective way of introducing the man, John Lewis to the average Nigerian. He’s the ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 11, 2017

The Thread: These are the best things about being an adult

Adulthood can be such a strain- suddenly you have to be responsible for your life. But adulthood has its perks, ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 21, 2016

The Thread: African history 101 | This is how slavery ended in Yanga, Mexico

It is always refreshing to find information that sheds light on historical facts about Africa. This one is from Mexico. ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 3, 2016

The Thread: The reign of African dictators is coming to an end

“Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos, who has been in power since 1979 and is one of Africa’s longest-ruling leaders, ...

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Op-ed EditorNovember 26, 2016

The Thread: The man Fidel Castro

Debates are raging on Twitter over the type of man Fidel Castro was. Words like “revolutionaary”, “despot” “dictator” are bandied ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 14, 2016

Fani-Kayode regains freedom

Former Minister for Aviation Chief Femi Fani-Kayode has regained his freedom from detention. He appreciated God for his release in ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 11, 2016

Kidnapped Akwa Ibom politician regains freedom

Former Chairman of Ikot-Abasi Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Amaete Ntuk, who was kidnapped by unknown gunmen ...

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AzeezAugust 15, 2016

MEND dares Nnamdi Kanu to publicly denounce Biafra

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) has said embattled leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 11, 2016

Kidnapped UNIPORT lecturer freed

Professor John Okoli, a University of Port Harcourt lecturer who was kidnapped by unknown gunmen on Monday, has regained his freedom. ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 9, 2016

2 Chinese kidnapped in Nasarawa regain freedom

Two Chinese men abducted by gunmen in Nasarawa state have regained their freedom. According to the Spokesperson of the Nasarawa ...

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James SamboApril 12, 2016

‘Borno is now free’ – Governor Shettima

Governor of Borno, Kashim Shettima has declared that his state is finally free of the terror-reign of Boko Haram insurgents. ...

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Janeth JMarch 23, 2016

Fidelity instant service – A short code to freedom

Banking on your phone just got easier! So easy, it’s like texting your friends. With the Fidelity Instant Banking Service ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 29, 2016

The Ritual: Bondage, love and freedom (FICTION)

Our naked bodies tangled up like mating snakes, we were stuck, tied and sweaty. I never imagined us being this ...

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July 5, 2014

Ayomikun Soyombo: Marry Igbo, I’ll disown you… you go waka alone (Poetry)

by Ayomikun Soyombo    She dreamt of eating ‘fura’    Barefooted on the streets of Kano    Ali was a ...

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May 3, 2014

7 wise decisions to make to better yourself

by Rikkilynn Sheilds Staying motivated is a great way to get your life going. By creating good habits, you’ll slowly ...

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April 15, 2014

Movie review: Find out the price of freedom in ‘MISFIT… The ashawo story’

by Uche Briggs I met Daniel Oriahi, the co-writer and director of Misfit in 2010. Ours was a relationship forged while we ...

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April 4, 2014

9 things to do to become a better person

by Diana White  Keep in mind that only you’re responsible for your choices and decisions in life and never get ...

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April 2, 2014

6 questions you SHOULD ask about her ex

by K. Alisha Fetters Regrets do have one upside: They motivate her to be a better mate. “When she says, ...

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February 22, 2014

Meet Omawumi & Seun Kuti today! Enough is Enough Nigeria celebrates freedom of speech with concert at Freedom Park

by Oge Okonkwo “The man dies in all who keep silent in the face of tyranny” – Wole Soyinka Enough ...

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January 20, 2014

Opinion: But wait, is homosexuality not part of our culture?

by Eloho Omowande Omame Make no mistake, what we have done is to take individual freedoms from a section of ...

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January 13, 2014

This Nollywood actress was beaten and arrested for theft in Lagos (PHOTOS)

by Oge Okonkwo Yewande Akilapa is not a prominent face in the industry and is slowly working her way up, ...

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December 31, 2013

Listen & learn: 5 sure ways to save your dying relationship

by MENSXP Team To communicate with your partner is probably the toughest thing to do when you are going through a bad ...

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December 10, 2013

#NelsonMandela: First photos from the memorial service in honour of Madiba

by Oge Okonkwo Tens of thousands of people together with world leaders are currently gathered at the FNB stadium in Johannesburg, ...

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December 9, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Nigerian politicians cannot be great like Mandela – Jonathan

by ‘Jola Sotubo According to President Goodluck Jonathan, politicians in Nigeria are devoid of the qualities which made former South ...

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