Tag: gbenga sesan

Onyinye UdehSeptember 10, 2020

Africa’s foremost online boot camp for social innovators and changemakers launches 17th August

Africa’s brightest changemakers and transformational young leaders, are about to advance their mission as Ideation Hub Africa kicks off its ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMay 22, 2020

‘We should be moving from generosity to justice’ | Top talking points from #ThursdayTalks Lagos

Two years is a short time but a long time to do great things. This was a highpoint at Enough ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 26, 2019

Today’s Noisemakers: Betty Irabor, Gbenga Sesan, Ayo Sogunro, others

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

Edwin OkoloMay 29, 2018

Yemi Adamolekun wants to know what it takes to foster a transparent government

On this National Democracy day, three days from the 2018 Nigerian Symposium for Young and Emerging Leaders organized by The ...

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 ...

EditorJuly 26, 2017

[The Activism Blog] When Paradigm Initiative met with the Presidency

A short clip from the Digital Engagement and Rights Forum, organised by Paradigm Initiative with the Presidential Office of Digital ...

EditorJuly 7, 2017

The Activism Blog: After 10 years, Paradigm Initiative expands its board with two women 

We know ‘Gbenga Sesan has signalled he will be leaving the leadership of Paradigm Initiative Nigeria after 10 years, and this ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 9, 2017

Chude Jideonwo: Nigeria’s protests signal a new era of accountability

by Chude Jideonwo On Monday, in Lagos, Abuja, Ibadan and across the country, Nigerians came out in their thousands to ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 6, 2017

#IStandWithNigeria: Protesters gather at National Stadium (PHOTOS)

The #IStandWithNigeria protest scheduled for Monday has begun. Protesters are currently at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos to express their ...

RoqeebahDecember 8, 2016

PIN launches first digital rights report on Africa

Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN) has just released the first edition of its Digital Rights in Africa report, titled “Choking The ...

YWriterOctober 28, 2016

The Sexuality Blog: This week, Nigeria’s civil society took a bold stand – and it should impress you

We assume, if you’re the kind of person who reads YNaija.com, you know that this week, Idrs Okuneye, who you ...

Isime EseneAugust 15, 2016

Opinion: Digital Rights & Freedom Bill – Laying the foundation for Nigeria’s digital future

by Hon. Chukwuemeka Ujam, Titi Akinsanmi, and ‘Gbenga Sesan Something exciting is brewing in Nigeria. Just coming from a period ...

Oreoluwa PetersAugust 12, 2016

You’re on your own, Feyi Fawehinmi | Noble Igwe says he has no regrets voting for Buhari

The deteriorating state of the Nigerian economy has gotten quite a number re-thinking their choice to vote President Muhammadu Buhari ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 10, 2016

Before Feyi Fawehinmi there was Gbenga Sesan – fed up with Buhari (TWEETS)

Barely 15 months into his much celebrated presidency, some key supporters of President Muhammadu Buhari have turned coat to apologise ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 29, 2016

We remember Chude Jideonwo’s viral piece at Buhari’s inauguration in 20 quotes

On May 29, 2015, Chude Jideonwo – the managing partner of Red Media Africa – whose company, StateCraft Inc was the official communication ...

Isime EseneApril 13, 2015

Gbenga Sesan: Now that you have won – An open letter to the new governing party

by ‘Gbénga Sèsan I sat on the floor of my son’s room, in tears. It was supposed to be a ...

Isime EseneMarch 11, 2015

Juliet Ehimuan-Chiazor, Seun Onigbinde, Iyinoluwa Aboyeji… look who else made the #YNaijaPowerList for Technology

by Wilfred Okiche As the annual #YNaijaPowerList enters its 4th year, we bring you the most influential young Nigerians under ...

Isime EseneJanuary 16, 2015

‘Gbenga Sesan: An open letter to the Nigerian voter

by ‘Gbenga Sesan Let me start by saying that even a faulty clock is right at least twice a day. ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 23, 2014

Gbenga Sesan, Cheta Nwanze, Chude Jideonwo & Adebola Williams resign from board of Enough is Enough Nigeria

by Damilola Jagun     Four of the founding Board members of Enough is Enough Nigeria have resigned from the ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 1, 2014

Gbenga Sesan, Arese Ugwu, Toke Makinwa, Uche Nnaji others educate University of Lagos students at ‘The Future Young & Emerging Leaders Program 2014

by Jewel Stephen The Future Project in partnership with the University Of Lagos organised a conference tagged ‘Beyond the Gate’ ...

Isime EseneOctober 23, 2014

#AbaLIFE: Diamond Bank supports Paradigm Initiative Nigeria’s ICT capacity building project, train 100 people in Abia (PHOTOS)

by Isi Esene Diamond Bank Nigeria supports AbaLIFE training program for undeserved youth. AbaLIFE is an initiative of Paradigm Initiative ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 14, 2014

The Future Project and University of Lagos presents ‘Beyond the Gate’

by Damilola Jagun The Future Project in partnership with the University of Lagos will be be organising an entrepeneurship and ...

June 16, 2014

Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Kate Henshaw, Timi Dakolo, others at the EiE Fundraising Auction Dinner in Lagos (PHOTOS)

  What: EiE Fundraising Auction Dinner. Where: The Duchess, Zion Centre, V.I, Lagos. When: June 14, 2014. Photos by Hycinth Iyereosa      

June 9, 2014

The Future Africa Awards & Summit announces its Global Board of Advisors

by Isi Esene The Central Working Committee for The Future Africa Awards & Summit (TFAAS) 2014 has today announced the ...

May 25, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: My generation cannot change the country simply because we’re young – Chude Jideonwo

by Wilfred Okiche Chude Jideonwo is a writer, journalist, media entrepreneur and social advocate. His new book ‘Are We The ...

May 5, 2014

#BringBackOurGirls: ICT expert, Gbenga Sesan quizzed by the SSS, released (TWEETS)

by ‘Jola Sotubo Entrepreneur and ICT expert, Gbenga Sesan has been invited for questioning by the Department of State Security Services ...

April 12, 2014

Banky W, Tunde Demuren, Yaw, Owen Gee, others at the Dream4Naija launch in Lagos

What: Dream 4 Naija Launch. Where: Terra Kulture, V.I, Lagos. When: April 11, 2014. Photos by Hycinth Iyereosa  

March 25, 2014

Who are the 10 most powerful people in Nigeria’s Tech Eco-system? We have the list!

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The Nigerian tech space may still be finding its feet but players have already emerged, staking their ...

December 17, 2013

“We are the generation that deserves more” – Full text of Speech by Chude Jideonwo at the #TFAABest100 event to commemorate Nigeria’s centenary

Being a speech delivered by Chude Jideonwo, Executive Director of The Future Project, at The Future Awards Africa Best 100 ...

May 22, 2013

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Change the nation by starting from where you are (Y! FrontPage)

by Iyinoluwa Aboyeji Yes, you want to change Nigeria but you don’t need to boil the ocean. Start somewhere. Pick ...

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