Tag: journalist

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 19, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 19th of December

  Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Presidency clarifies $1bn fund for Boko Haram 65 ...

EditorSeptember 23, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 23rd of September

Read the full stories and analyses on YNaija: [The Sexuality Blog] Watch the ‘gay’ side of life in Nigeria according ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 17, 2017

The Thread: Kemi Olunloyo has been arrested and Twitter NG doesn’t care?

CEO of HNN Africa, Kemi Olunloyo has been in prison in Port Harcourt since her arrest on Tuesday. #BREAKING 7.56am ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 20, 2017

Buhari: Security operatives threaten to arrest journalist at Abuja House

by Dolapo Adelana A correspondent of The Guardian was threatened with an arrest when he visited the Abuja House in ...

Isime EseneJanuary 12, 2017

Mercy Abang: A tale of resilience – Journalists working under the veil of Boko Haram

by Mercy Abang “A 9-year-old boy dressed for school, turns to say goodbye, within the twinkle of an eye, a ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 7, 2017

Police arrest Akwa Ibom based journalist over Facebook post

Some operatives of the Nigeria Police Force have arrested a journalist based in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Jerry Edoho ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 20, 2016

Boko Haram: ‘I have no rights, FG has ruined my life’ – Ahmad Salkida

Freelance journalist Ahmad Salkida says his life is in danger. Salkida who is believed to have links with terrorist sect, ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 15, 2016

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

These are the top five news stories to monitor today 1. Stop the blame game: Bishop tells Buhari The Catholic ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 11, 2016

Between the journalist and the spokesperson – Reuben Abati

In the past few weeks, my colleagues who have taken over as spokespersons for the Muhammadu Buhari government and the ...

Isime EseneJuly 19, 2016

Paul Le Guen: The NFF’s search for a manager is descending into a farce

After weeks of speculation about a new Super Eagles manager, the Nigerian Football Federation appeared to have come to the ...

Mazi EmekaJune 3, 2016

EFCC ‘investigating bloggers, reporters’ that took money from Fani-Kayode

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission is reportedly investigating bloggers, newspapers and other journalists allegedly given money by the Director ...

Mazi EmekaMay 31, 2016

Kayode Ogundamisi makes a case for Nigerian journalists in 20 tweets

Emboldened by the institutional anomaly whereby government and private institutions divulge more information to foreign media than Nigerian media outfits, Twitter ...

Janeth JSeptember 14, 2015

Brown envelopes: Al Jazeera exposes Nigerian journalists in this video (WATCH)

Brown envelopes a.k.a Per diem a.k.a Honorarium- known around these parts as Gbalamu, is not strange to journalists practising in Nigeria. Journalists ...

Janeth JJuly 29, 2015

Journalists barred from Oyo Governor’s office press centre

Governor of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi barred journalists from gaining entry into the popular press centre of the Governor’s office, ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 20, 2015

Journalist arrested for collaborating with Boko Haram

by Temitope Onitiju A journalist and human rights activist, Moussa Tchangari has been arrested in Niger for working with Boko ...

Kolapo OlapojuMay 6, 2015

Buhari Meets with Tunde Thompson, Journalist he Jailed in 1984 (LOOK)

by Damilola Jagun President-elect, Muhammadu Buhari, got to meet with Tunde Thompson, one of the journalists jailed for violating Decree ...

Isime EseneOctober 26, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: I am feminist, but we need to redefine that word – Adesuwa Onyenokwe

by Wilfred Okiche Adesuwa Onyenokwe, journalist, publisher, media mogul and all round superwoman recently celebrated TW magazine’s 7 year anniversary ...

Isime EseneOctober 14, 2014

Another Al Jazeera journalist sentenced in Egypt

by Isi Esene One of Al Jazeera Arabic’s presenters, Ahmed Mansour, has been sentenced in absentia to 15 years imprisonment ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 30, 2014

@EmmaUgwuTheMan: Dimgba Igwe, my Cousin and others

by Emmanuel Ugwu Dimgba Igwe, a rock star of Nigerian tabloid journalism and one of the Nation’s finest columnists, set ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 10, 2014

Are we still part of Nigeria? ‘Concerned Bama Indigenes’ want to know

by James Sambo Contrary to the Nigerian military’s claims that it has recaptured the town of Bama, Borno, from the ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 22, 2014

She’s a FAKE! Phony female soldier arrested in Ondo

by Azubuike Azikiwe A phony female officer has been arrested by the Nigeria Police Force (NPF), Ondo State Command. Jemila ...

writerJuly 12, 2014

Sad news: Assassins murder New Democrat journalist in Kaduna (Report)

by Kolapo Olapoju According to reports making the rounds, unknown gunmen have killed Mallam Yunus Ustaz, the General Manager of ...

February 27, 2014

Opinion: This is my letter to you from prison

by Wubushet Taye The town is very hot. Nevertheless, 150 prisoners are held in one room here. As a result, ...

January 12, 2014

Tunde Fagbenle: Conversations with Nelson Mandela

by Tunde Fagbenle NM: Wasn’t it your Chief Obafemi Awolowo, by the way, one of Africa’s greatest political thinkers, though ...

September 25, 2013

Oh no, it didn’t! Cheeky ape grabs a handful of journalist’s BREAST on live TV (WATCH)

What a cheeky baboon. TV reporter Sabrina Rodriguez got groped during a live broadcast by a baboon who grabbed a ...

September 17, 2013

‘One thing you cannot escape in Nigeria’: British journalist narrates experience in the country (READ)

by Oge Okonkwo David Hayward, a British journalist and BBC reporter visited Nigeria this year for a short time despite ...

August 30, 2013

The Future Awards Africa Winners Spotlight: Shina Oyetayo (Journalist of the Year, 2007)

Shina Oyetayo is a journalist who won the Journalist of the Year prize at the 2007 edition of The Future ...

August 4, 2013

NUJ car crash: Kafayat Odunsi, journalist who died in accident is laid to rest

by Oge Okonkwo Kafayat Odunsi, one of the three journalists who lost their lives in a car crash in Ilesha, Osun ...

April 24, 2013

Alkasim Abdulkadir: Why the JTF is lost in the maze of rocks and hard places

by Alkassim Abdulkadir Goodluck Jonathan as the Commander-In-Chief must ensure Baga goes beyond just an investigation, any wrong doing should ...

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