Tag: Malala Yousafzai

Adegbite AdedotunSeptember 1, 2017

Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai slams Trump’s border wall plans

President’s Trump’s vehement plan of a southern border wall around the Mexico border aimed at putting a leash on the ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 10, 2017

[The Activism Blog] Nigeria: In need of a Malala

In the afternoon of October 9, 2012, Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani female activist survived an assassination attempt orchestrated by the ...

ToluJuly 23, 2017

When the floods visited Surulere; Macron loves holding Trump’s hands; Malala visits Osinbajo | See our top 10 photos from last week

The mainland got its own dirty share of floods over the weekend and it’s a bigger eyesore compared to the ...

RoqeebahJuly 18, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 18th of July

Follow these links to read our cover stories on YNaija: Declare state of emergency on education | Malala tells Osinbajo ...

AzeezJuly 18, 2017

Declare state of emergency on education | Malala tells Osinbajo

Child rights activist and Nobel Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai has urged acting President Yemi Osinbajo to declare a state of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 17, 2017

Malala Yousafzai visits Osinbajo at the Presidential villa (PHOTOS)

Pakistani activist for female education and the youngest-ever Nobel Prize laureate, Malala Yousafzai, on Monday, visited Acting President Yemi Osinbajo at the Presidential villa in Abuja. ...

EzinneJuly 7, 2017

The Thread: Malala, the Pakistani girl the Taliban nearly killed graduates High School today in style

This girl is unstoppable. Before getting a bullet for her efforts to simply get an education, Malala Yousafzai had been ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 11, 2017

Malala Yousafzai becomes youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace

by Dolapo Adelana Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has been made the youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace. The ...

RoqeebahJanuary 12, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 12th January

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

RoqeebahJanuary 12, 2017

How is Malala Yousafzai involved with the release of Chibok girls?

By now you have probably read President Buhari’s response to a letter written to him by the Nobel Prize Laureate, Malala ...

AzeezJanuary 12, 2017

We will ensure release of other Chibok girls, Buhari tells Malala

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday told Co-Founder of the Malala Fund, Malala Yousafzai that the Federal Government will not divulge ...

Isime EseneDecember 23, 2016

Stephanie Busari profiles the Chibok girls: The girls who refused to be forgotten (Y!/YNaija Person of the Year 2016 Nominee)

Even in captivity, they refused to be forgotten. Their spirits refused to die and they cried out, willing the world ...

SolaDecember 23, 2014

Dr. Stella Adadevoh, Chimamanda Adichie make CNN’s Inspiring Women of 2014 list

by Anike Jacobs The Cable News Network (CNN) has presented its list of the most inspiring women of 2014 and ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2014

Malala Yousafzai becomes the youngest ever winner of Nobel peace prize

by Kolapo Olapoju   Malala Yousafzai, the 17-year-old Pakistani education campaigner has been announced as the joint winner of the ...

July 15, 2014

Square holes, round pegs – and more, in today’s news round up with Cheta Nwanze

But Mallam Shekarau appears not to be the only round peg in a round hole these days. The NMA tends to insist that only doctors be made minister of health, so one would expect some more concern from the current occupant regarding the Ebola thing that is rampaging across our sub-region.

July 15, 2014

What are you really worth? – and more, in today’s news round-up with Cheta Nwanze

by Cheta Nwanze   A good request on the face of it, but one made without a knowledge of the ...

June 29, 2014

‘I fell in love with Lagos’: Tannaz Bahnam speaks to Leading Ladies Africa on being a foreigner in Nigeria

by Francesca Uriri   Staying back in Nigeria, after an official assignment with the National Geographic, showed Tannaz Bahnam that ...

December 30, 2013

#YNaija2013Review: The 10 most remarkable people in 2013? Feyi Fawehinmi shares his list

by Feyi Fawehinmi When I was asked to put this list together, the theme that ran through my mind was ...

October 22, 2013

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: Quality of education in Nigeria – Lessons from Malala Yousafzai

by Ijeoma Nwogwugwu As long as Nigeria continues to produce half-baked students from our primary and secondary schools, the quality ...

October 12, 2013

The face of hope: Malala Yousafzai meets with the Obamas in the Oval Office

Malala Yousafzai may not have won the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday, but she enjoyed a private Oval Office audience ...

March 21, 2013

“I have achieved my dream”: Teenage education activist shot by gutless Taliban returns to school (WATCH)

by Rachel Ogbu “I am excited that today I have achieved my dream of going back to school. I want ...

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