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Bernard DayoJune 27, 2019

The Big 5: Court nullifies charge against Gbajabiamila; INEC is the most improved public service institution in Nigeria – Yakubu | Other stop stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Court approves NBC, AIT/Raypower’s terms of settlement The Federal High ...

Bernard DayoMay 6, 2019

The Big 5: Sharia police in Kano to arrest people eating in public during Ramadan; DSS arrests commercial sex workers in Calabar | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Sharia police to arrest people eating in public during Ramadan ...

Bernard DayoJanuary 30, 2019

The Big 5: Police name eight new DIGs, retire one; I have fulfilled 2015 campaign promises – Buhari | Other top stories

Here are the top stories you should be monitoring today: I have fulfilled 2015 campaign promises – Buhari President Buhari ...

tosin adesinaJanuary 13, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Goodluck Jonathan just threw away an opportunity to sell himself to Nigerians

Former President Goodluck Jonathan was the first President to loose a re-election bid in Nigeria. Going by the results of ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 6, 2017

Fisayo Soyombo: Getting Buhari out in 2019 is not enough

by ‘Fisayo Soyombo   There are numerous disgruntled Muhammadu Buhari supporters straddling the social media space. Worried by a series ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 23, 2017

Farooq Kperogi: El-Rufai’s morbid fixation with the death of his political enemies

By Farooq A. Kperogi There is no doubt that Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai embodies one of the most morbidly ...

AzeezAugust 1, 2017

Three policemen arrested for allegedly looting ex-President Jonathan’s house

The Police has arrested three policemen for allegedly looting the Abuja house of former President Goodluck Jonathan. This follows reports ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 31, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should be monitoring today.  1. Minimum wage: Reps to cause review every five ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 30, 2017

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

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today.  1. Anyone earning N30,000 can own a house under Buhari’s administration ...

Op-ed EditorMay 20, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Jonathan actually defeated Boko Haram while Buhari mopped up

by Peregrino Brimah For posterity, it is important that we are honest in recording accounts of the day. When we ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 15, 2017

Corruption: Court adjourns Patience Jonathan’s case till May 22

by Omoleye Omoruyi A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has adjourned till May 22, a suit seeking the final ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMay 8, 2017

Why PDP refused to take action on the release of #ChibokGirls

On Saturday, the nation was greeted with the joyful news of the release of 82 of the abducted Chibok girls. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 27, 2017

How I rejected Jonathan’s re-election bid in the presence of Adeboye, Oyedepo – Obasanjo

by Dolapo Adelana Former president Olusegun Obasanjo has given reasons for rejecting the re-election of immediate past president, Goodluck Jonathan ...

RoqeebahApril 6, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 6th of April

Read these stories and analyses by clicking the links below: The Dummies Guide to understanding meningitis | Don’t listen to ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 25, 2017

Farooq Kperogi: In 2015, I told Buhari I’d be his watchdog, not his lapdog

In last week’s column titled “Psychoanalyzing Dishonest, Low-IQ Buhari Apologists,” I quoted a sentence from my April 4, 2015 column ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 22, 2017

The Thread: Hameed Ali is a metaphor for the APC administration- power drunk

There is an ongoing drama at the NASS theatre starring Hameed Ali, the Nigerian Customs boss, Dino Melaye and other ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 14, 2017

Reuben Abati: Buhari’s return- Matters arising

by Reuben Abati As someone who has been in that corridor recently, I do not share the view of those ...

Op-ed EditorFebruary 11, 2017

The Thread: Twitter reacts in shock over $9.8M stash owned by former GMD NNPC, Andrew Yakubu

The EFCC recovered a stash of 9.8 million dollars supposedly belonging to Andrew Yakubu, the former General Managing Director of ...

RoqeebahFebruary 6, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 6th of February

  Read the full stories and analyses here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant editor.

Op-ed EditorJanuary 25, 2017

Deji Adeyanju: I disagree with those wishing Buhari dead

by Deji Adeyanju I have read the rumours of the death of President Muhammadu Buhari at an unknown hospital and ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 24, 2017

Reuben Abati: Once upon a time in Gambia

by Reuben Abati I have very vivid memories of my last visit to The Gambia. This was in 2013 when ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 4, 2016

Opinion: Economic mismanagement and a bag of rice

by Undung Pam  Much as I appreciate what the media has done by publicising the speech delivered by Dr Oby ...

Joachim MacEbongNovember 30, 2016

YNaija Says: President Buhari, you are making it hard for people to believe in Nigeria

Back in 2015, a lot of people who were fed up with the direction of the country – the wanton ...

RoqeebahNovember 13, 2016

“Obama got what he did to Goodluck Jonathan”| Read our top 10 quotes from a most interesting week

No doubt this past week has been interesting, to say the least. From a very surprising return of the #AmericaDecides2016 ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 4, 2016

Opinion: Re | Buhari, Jonathan and a redefinition of change

by Dele Awogbeoba For a while now, Nigerians have had to endure a whole stream of articles coming from the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaNovember 1, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Supreme court strikes out suit against NFF | Nigeria loses N127b yearly to telecoms infractions | Senate approves continuation of police recruitment

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Jonathan’s govt was not serious about defeating Boko Haram – Osinbajo – ...

RoqeebahOctober 25, 2016

Re: Jonathan’s speech | Let’s talk through why Number 38 is rubbish

Yesterday, former President Goodluck Jonathan chose to reopen old wounds or put critics to shame- depends on who you ask. ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 13, 2016

Farooq Kperoogi: Pres. Buhari’s ridiculously lengthening media aides

President Muhammadu Buhari obviously has enormous emotional investment in his perception in the media— broadly conceived. His first appointments upon ...

YWriterOctober 10, 2016

The Media Blog: Punch just took it to Buhari – and we’re bloody proud of them

Punch has been a thorn in the flesh of Presidents since Olusegun Obasanjo – their irritation crystallising with Goodluck Jonathan. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 7, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Ministers now queue to buy fuel – Lai Mohammed | FG drops forgery charges against Saraki, Ekweremadu | Baba Suwe was not tortured – NDLEA

From the headlines this morning – a Tracklist. Ministers now queue to buy fuel – Lai Mohammed – YNaija FG ...

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