Tag: joachim macebong

Op-Ed EditorMay 24, 2016

Morning Devotion: Eko No-show for Buhari, more missing money by NNPC, and Governor Fayose has had it with herdsmen

This morning, Joachim talks about Buhari’s cancellation of planned trip to Lagos, the missing money by EFCC and Gov. Fayose’s ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 23, 2016

Morning Devotion: Eco-no-my, P-D-P, &  In-di-mi

This Monday, Joachim looks at Nigeria’s shrinking GDP, the opposition PDP in turmoil one year after losing power, and the ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 20, 2016

Morning Devotion: Chibok Girl meets President Buhari, Putting states on the right path & A return to mining’s glory days?

There are a lot of controversies that have been following the rescue of the Chibok girl, including the allegations of ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 19, 2016

Morning Devotion: Chibok Girl found/rescued, NLC strike flops & Lagos strikes oil

Something good happened yesterday. One of the over 200 abducted girls was rescued yesterday regardless of every other thing that ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 18, 2016

Morning Devotion: To strike or not to strike? New national carrier & Social Media Bill thrown out

The current dark cloud that looms over the nation is the removal of fuel subsidy. As is the norm, strike ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 17, 2016

Morning Devotion: Buhari meets Wike, Pay your electricity bills, Kachikwu and the House of Reps, NYSC call-up to be delayed?

In this 6th episode of Morning Devotion, Joachim would have loved to be privy of Buhari/Wike closed door session regarding ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 14, 2016

Joachim MacEbong: Was this the week that convinced President Buhari?

That’s the problem with gravity. And economics. No matter where in the world you are, its principles hold true for ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 13, 2016

Morning Devotion: Lai Mohammed’s N13 million, fuel subsidy reactions, and a currency devaluation on the way?

On today’s episode, Joachim continues to address the fuel subsidy and its reactions, Lai Mohammed’s trip to China vis-a-vis his N13million, ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 12, 2016

Morning Devotion: Budget delays, why tomatoes are so expensive, Fulani herdsmen & militant attacks

Welcome to the second episode of Morning Devotion by Joachim MacEbong. In this episode, MacEbong talks about the Buhari administration, ...

YWriterMay 12, 2016

Joachim Mac-Ebong: Those attacking #OccupyNigeria 2012 protesters are wrong – very wrong

by Joachim Mac-Ebong This is the morning after the evening before, when the government announced an upward review of petrol ...

Kolapo OlapojuApril 10, 2015

YNaija hosts the smartest guys in the room for the gubernatorial elections on Saturday

by Jewel Stephen YNaija, the internet newspaper for young Nigerians, will be organising a gubernatorial election Situation Room on Saturday, ...

YWriterAugust 11, 2014

“Elections are not won on Twitter”? | As Aregbesola wins, Joachim MacEbong interrogates this statement

by Joachim MacEbong   This is a famous jibe of some people (most of whom lean toward the PDP) against ...

YEditorAugust 9, 2014

LIVE UPDATES: We’re liveblogging the #OsunDecides election here

The Osun State governorship election holds today 9 August, 2014. Twenty candidates representing 20 political parties are vying for the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 9, 2014

YNaija2015.com & the Co-Creation Hub present The #OsunDecides Election War Room | Tolu Ogunlesi, Chioma Chuka, ‘Yemi Adamolekun, Ayokunle Odekunle, others lead analysis today

by Kolapo Olapoju   YNaija2015.com, Nigeria’s leading political blog has announced a novel approach to covering elections in Nigeria – ...

May 20, 2013

Joachim MacEbong: I am not a Muslim, but Lagos state is wrong on Hijabs

by Joachim MacEbong  Trying to fit everyone in the same box is not education. Neither is it fairness. Babatunde Fashola needs ...

January 28, 2013

Opinion: On Ezekwesili’s speech, Maku has totally missed the point

by Joachim MacEbong One must then ask: what was the point of this pathetic attempt to cast doubt on her ...

September 17, 2012

Joachim MacEbong: The fanatic within

Since last week, the Arab world has been rocked by protests over a 14 minute trailer for a film called ...

August 13, 2012

Joachim MacEbong: On Fareed Zakaria and the wages of lazy journalism

I have been a fan of Fareed for a long time, and his GPS show is one of the few ...

July 31, 2012

Opinion: Making sense of the Syrian conflict

by Joachim MacEbong The preparations for a post-Assad Syria should be underway in earnest, because not only will any peace ...

January 16, 2012

Yes, Nigeria should be ruled by the street – A response to Paul Collier

    Culled from The Kaleidoscope  by Joachim MacEbong There has been an attempt to tag protesters as a mindless ...

OluwapelumiNovember 8, 2011

Last Sunday on #RubbinMinds: The panel discussed oil stains and the government's fuel subsidy removal

                by ‘Ifreke Inyang On the last episode of Rubbin’ Minds, the topic of ...

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