Tag: India

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tosin adesinaJune 26, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] World Poverty Clock: Overtake don overtake overtake

In the year 1980, the late Afrobeat Maestro Fela Anikulapo Kuti that used the word “overtake don overtake overtake” in ...

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EditorOctober 14, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Here’s how India managed to criminalise sex with minors

India’s Supreme Court ruled that sex with an underage girl is rape, even if she is married pic.twitter.com/DCEy68oasi — NowThis ...

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EditorOctober 6, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Apparently, now you have to “fight” to prove you were raped

This is a story of Mahmood Farooqui, a film director who raped an American foreign exchange and got sentenced for ...

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AzeezAugust 31, 2017

First transgender beauty queen crowned in India (PHOTOS)

India on Sunday crowned its first ever Miss Transqueen at the maiden edition of the transgender beauty pageant. 26-year-old Nitasha ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 13, 2017

46 killed, 10 missing in India landslide

About 46 people have been killed and 10 missing on Sunday after a landslide that swept away several vehicles and ...

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EditorAugust 11, 2017

Ivanka to lead U.S. delegation to India – Donald Trump

by Adedotun Michael In a late night tweet on Wednesday, the United States President, Donald Trump indicated daughter, Ivanka Trump ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 13, 2017

40 killed, dozens reported missing in Bangladesh landslide

Heavy monsoon rains have triggered landslides in southeast Bangladesh, killing at least forty people, including three army soldiers. Officials added ...

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RoqeebahMay 10, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] Did you know that there is a Buhari hotel?

This is exactly what happens when you have a President in the abroad! You google him and all you get ...

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ToluMay 5, 2017

Vogue India features Kendall Jenner on its 10th anniversary cover and everyone is upset

Kendall Jenner is at the centre of another internet outrage again. It was only weeks ago that the model faced ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 28, 2017

Nigerian, 37, arrested for drug peddling in India

by Dolapo Adelana A Nigerian has been arrested by Indian authorities after he was caught peddling drugs. Ugochukwu John Nnadi, ...

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ItunuoluwaApril 21, 2017

“America still needs our tech workers” | India sets the record straight for Trump

President Trump signed a “Buy American, Hire American” executive order on Tuesday, promising to protect U.S. workers by overhauling the ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 7, 2017

Opinion: Why it is in India’s interest to fight Afrophobia

by Jideofor Adibe   The recent racist attack against some Nigerians in India has once again opened up important conversations ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaApril 7, 2017

Girl, 8, found living with monkeys

by Dolapo Adelana Indian police has rescued an eight-year-old girl who cannot speak and behave like normal humans from monkeys, ...

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AzeezApril 1, 2017

The Big 10: These are the stories that drove conversations this week

These are the top ten stories that drove conversations this week. Dino Melaye’s certificate scandal The Senate Committee on Ethics ...

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AzeezMarch 31, 2017

India arrests 6th suspect over attack on Nigerians

by Azeez Adeniyi The Indian police has a made sixth arrest over mob attacks on Nigerian students in northern India, ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 29, 2017

Stop the hate crimes against black African students in India – Amnesty International

by Dolapo Adelana Amnesty International India has called on authorities of Uttar Pradesh authorities to bring to justice those responsible ...

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ItunuoluwaMarch 29, 2017

The wall chronicles: Trump’s “wall of Mexico” has nothing on India’s border plans

by Itunuoluwa Adebo India has plans to secure two borders that are in total more than double the length of ...

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RoqeebahFebruary 22, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 22nd of February

  Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now!

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AzeezFebruary 22, 2017

Ministry of agriculture to investigate importation of garri from India

by Azeez Adeniyi The Federal Ministry of Agriculture has said it would collaborate with the National Agency for Food and ...

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AzeezFebruary 10, 2017

India has the biggest oil refinery without a drop of oil – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday said oil communities were fundamental to the development plans of the current administration. He ...

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AzeezJanuary 8, 2017

Escapee Nigerian drug convict re-arrested in India

John Okoro, a Nigerian drug convict who escaped from a prison in India has been rearrested. Okoro was rearrested by ...

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Op-ed EditorDecember 5, 2016

Jason Njoku: NCC. Are they an enemy of progress?

by Jason Njoku NCC have decided to promote competition in Nigeria. Just in a very Nigerian way. At the expense ...

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ToluAugust 30, 2016

Love him or ‘beef’ him, here are 7 of our favourite photos of Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook is about to launch its newest innovation that will shake the global internet space. Behind Facebook is the man, ...

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ToluAugust 30, 2016

All the countries Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg visited before Nigeria

by Tolu Omoyeni Facebook is celebrating an anniversary and over the years, its founder Mark Zuckerberg has grown in influence ...

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AzeezAugust 17, 2016

3 beheaded by Kite strings in India

What started as a celebration became a tragedy when two children and a man died in Indian capital, New Delhi ...

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Mallam YeroJune 7, 2016

It’s ‘very important’ to ban Nigerians from India

A former minister in India, Ravi Naik has asked the government to ban Nigerians from visiting the country. According to ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 18, 2016

‘We’ll achieve Biafra without war’ -IPOB

Secessionist group, the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), on Wednesday, vowed that it will not go to war to achieve ...

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Kolapo OlapojuMarch 13, 2016

‘Minister of Industry, not Osinbajo, will represent Nigeria in India’ – Presidency

Following reports that Vice President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo cancelled his trip to India, the Presidency has reacted with some clarification. ...

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Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 13, 2016

Osinbajo, Buhari’s travel plans clash; costs Nigeria $250,000

In this harsh economic climate, Nigeria has reportedly lost about $250,000 due to the last minute cancellation of Vice President ...

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Kolapo OlapojuOctober 31, 2015

President Buhari arrives Nigeria from India trip (See Photos)

President Muhammadu Buhari has returned to Nigeria, from his 4-day trip to India, where he attended the 3rd India-Africa Forum ...

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