Tag: journalist

April 18, 2013

Akintunde Oyebode: My Hero, the journalist (Y! FrontPage)

There are no words to soften this; Nigeria is slowly degenerating to the days when Bagauda Kaltho was blown away ...

January 16, 2013

Opinion: Is the ghost of Dele Giwa haunting IBB?

by Bayo Oluwasanmi The aged despot, a diabolical genius and a man with empty cranium with no droplets of wisdom ...

January 11, 2013

Man docked for biting off journalist’s ear

The Ogun Police, yesterday, arraigned a 50-year-old man, Alao Akala before an Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court for allegedly biting off the left ...

January 10, 2013

RIP: Sports journalist, Deacon Ayo ‘The Arena’ Ositelu is dead

Former Chairman Ejigbo LCDA and one of Nigeria’s foremost sports journalists, Deacon Ayo Ositelu is dead. The one time Sunday ...

September 6, 2012

Police attack journalist for taking photo of minister’s car stuck in mud

by Stanley Azuakola These are dangerous times to be a journalist in Nigeria. Just last month, Benedict Uwalaka, a photo ...

July 30, 2012

Opinion: Nigerian journalists and ‘brown envelopes’

by Elor Nkereuwem As much as we may argue that journalists are prone to taking bribes because of their poor ...

June 22, 2012

God is trying me, says Hon. Lawan

by Stanley Azuakola It’s all about the perspective, people. While many assumed that the trials of Hon. Farouk Lawan over ...

June 18, 2012

Femke becomes Funke: No people deserve dog food- (whatever your expectations of the kitchen)

As a journalist you have to find a balance between caring too much and becoming numb. My biggest fear is ...

June 5, 2012

RiRi Rage: Rihanna lashes out at journalist who asks about Chris Brown

by Seyi Lawal Superstar Rihanna did not pull back her (verbal) punches with a journalist from the Esquire UK magazine who was interviewing the ...

May 19, 2012

Watch this: Will Smith slaps reporter trying to kiss him (em, the reporter is a man)

Will Smith has been off the press junket circuit for a while now, and is making his return to promote ...

May 18, 2012

Elnathan John: How to be a Nigerian journalist

by Elnathan John If you ask me, you have the best profession in the world. As a Nigerian journalist, even ...

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