Tag: Funmi Iyanda

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Bernard DayoJune 16, 2018

Omotola cheekily correcting Rukky Sanda’s grammar was one of the best things on Instagram yesterday

Nigerian celebrity social media can be an immersive world, replete with banter, jokes, and anecdotes. From Funmi Iyanda tweeting about ...

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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 ...

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EzinneNovember 4, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Dr Joe Abah, Fani-Kayode, Funmi Iyanda and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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musicblogOctober 25, 2017

[The Music Blog]: Still on Asa’s rare Interview with Funmi Iyanda and that bit about her virginity

Through the 25 minute runtime of the webclip, Asa and Funmi Iyanda talked about an array of topics. From Asa’s ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 22, 2017

Asa speaks on losing her virginity in a revealing interview

The Nigerian-French singer, Bùkólá Elemide, popularly known as Asa, in an interview with Funmi Iyanda said she lost her virginity ...

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EzinneJuly 27, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Sundar Pichai, Dr Joe Abah, Atiku and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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EzinneJuly 7, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Wizkid, Funmi Iyanda, Trump, Angela Merkel and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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EzinneJune 23, 2017

The Thread: “Music is not to blame for Nigerian children turning to Yahoo”, Funmi Iyanda chides

Nigerians love a good fight, even if about irrelevant things, like whether Falz was right to say that musicians should ...

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EzinneJune 15, 2017

The Thread: “Fear Yoruba demons” | Lady reveals how a Yoruba demon wrecked her life

The legend of the Yoruba demon is strong in these parts, with stores of betrayal and broken hearts to make ...

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Op-ed EditorMay 4, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Falomo High school boys allegedly gang rape female students + Ambode proves once again he hates the poor

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 29, 2017

The Thread: Funmi Iyanda goes in hard on Nigerian youth and war erupts

The daily scuffles we see on social media daily are representative of the state of the Nigerian society itself. Whether ...

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EditorApril 16, 2017

The Media Blog: Funmi Iyanda (sort of) brings back New Dawn

It’s easy to forget that, when she isn’t ruffling feathers on the internet, either for opinions about marriage or for ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 10, 2017

The Thread “Coolest kid since cool kids was invented” “Underdog wa ti gba top 3” | See our top 10 tweets from #BBNaija finale

Finally, it’s a wrap. The Big Brother Naija show that had everyone in arms has come to a fitting end. ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 10, 2017

The Thread: Did Funmi Iyanda unknowingly walk into a trap over TBoss?

You’d be hard-pressed to find a more controversial figure, well after Kemen and TTT, amongst the Big Brother Naija housemates ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 9, 2017

The Thread: “Efe and Marvis should marry” “Bisola’s got an extraordinary mentality” “Efenomenon” | Nigerians cannot get over Efe’s 25M win

As you might imagine, Twitter NG is lit today. Different topics are trending at the same time, all having #BBNaija ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 7, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Trump, Funmi Iyanda is on the tube and God’s Command Ministry organises prayer retreat for #BBNaija’s Efe

Every day, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we read their rants, opinions, ...

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Op-ed EditorMarch 27, 2017

The Thread: Your mother might not be as perfect as you’d like to think, but that’s okay

In honour of Mother’s Day, media entrepreneur and organiser of How To Fix Nigeria, Funmi Iyanda, took on the elephant ...

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Op-ed EditorMarch 2, 2017

Funmi Iyanda: Theory of death- In conversation with my mother

by Funmi Iyanda Funmi: So, Did you die? Yetunde: Yes. Funmi: That’s a relief; I spent too long thinking you ...

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Op-ed EditorFebruary 13, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Adele, Beyonce, CeeLo Green and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

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ToluJanuary 22, 2017

The Sexuality Blog: About that coming out story ‘For Akin’

There are coming out stories and there is ‘For Akin’, written by Funmi Iyanda at the request of her friend ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 19, 2017

Funmi Iyanda: The marriage diary

by Funmi Iyanda I 1985 Yesterday brother Eleyinmi visited, that really is his name. He was an elder but not ...

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Op-ed EditorJanuary 18, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Jammeh, Funmi Iyanda, Omoni Oboli and others

  Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

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

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today. 1. Gambia’s National Assembly extends Jammeh’s tenure for 3 months The ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 18, 2017

I have never wanted to be married… – Funmi Iyanda

Talk show host and broadcaster Funmi Iyanda on Wednesday revealed that she is not the ‘marrying type’. Funmilola stated this ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 4, 2017

Funmi Iyanda: For Akin

by Funmi Iyanda …on bravery, honesty and thriving. I I remember the first time l saw him at the cemetery. ...

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ToluDecember 31, 2016

Funmi Iyanda’s Change-A-Life Annual TV Show hosts 2017 special edition [DETAILS]

In line with the focus of the Change-A-Life Foundation, Ms. Funmi Iyanda has for the last few years hosted an ...

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RoqeebahDecember 7, 2016

#HowToFixNigeria is back and this time it will be tackling corruption

She has shared what she’ll do to change Nigeria. She has also driven the conversation around how we can dismantle ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 1, 2016

Ayo Sogunro: Emefiele and how not to fix Nigeria

by Ayo Sogunro Funmi Iyanda—one of the more intelligent persons in Nigeria today—hosts a live audience sociopolitical series in London ...

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RoqeebahOctober 5, 2016

We spent an afternoon with Funmi Iyanda talking about EVERYTHING!

Teach Tuesday should have been just that. A Tuesday session at the RED headquarters, where we sit around a guest ...

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YWriterOctober 4, 2016

The Media Blog: They say ‘Your View’ on TVC is Nigeria’s most watched talk show today

According to confirmed rumour-mongers, ‘Your View’ on TVC is Nigeria’s most watched TV show. Some say it’s most watched talk ...

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