Tag: Media

Michael IsaacAugust 5, 2020

With the new fine on ‘hate speech,’ how will the media report the #RevolutionNow protests?

The Nigerian government and Nigerians have had a discontented marriage in recent times. Apart from the age-long song from Nigerians ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 31, 2020

From Entertainment, Media, Advocacy to Business | Here’s the #YNaijaPowerList2020 [FULL LIST]

Editors Note: A young-world revolution is unfolding before our eyes, rupturing the idea that only experience can change the world. ...

EditorMarch 26, 2020

#ICYMI: The Dinner Series aims for high octane drama and succeeds

If we’re being perfectly honest, here at the Media Blog, the COVID-19 pandemic and consequent self isolation hasn’t been all ...

EditorNovember 6, 2019

Fret not, Lionheart’s disqualification at the Oscars has its own peculiar lesson about media

Twitter was agog this morning when it was announced that Genevieve Nnaji’s juggernaut of a film, Lionheart, had been disqualified from ...

Emmanuel OnwuchekwaFebruary 20, 2019

What is eSports and why is it the new craze for Nigerians?

There’s a chance you’ve heard the term before but to be safe, I’m going to assume you’ve all been living ...

tosin adesinaDecember 10, 2018

Is the media a DSS tool to humiliate Nigerians?

On Monday, December 03, 2018, the Department of State Services (DSS) paraded one Amina Mohammed for impersonating first lady Aisha ...

tosin adesinaNovember 21, 2018

It is worrisome that New Telegraph will award Ganduje amid bribery allegations

The media does not only exist for information dissemination but also to drive the change process in the society especially ...

EditorJanuary 3, 2018

#YNaijaPowerList2017: Stephanie Busari, Uche Pedro, Fisayo Soyombo… See the most powerful young persons in the media space

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 25, 2017

Opinion: Mirroring governance with evidence-based reporting

by Abdullahi Bego   The DG NGF, ladies and gentlemen, there is no question that our country as a growing ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 19, 2017

46% of Americans think the media is fake – Trump

Continuing with his unhidden distaste for the media, President Donald Trump says majority of the stories about his administration are ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 12, 2017

Trump’s Chief of Staff, Kelly slams media as he dismisses resignation rumours

In his first press briefing after rumours of his impending resignation hit the cyberspace, White House Chief of Staff John ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 12, 2017

Trump wants license of ‘fake news’ media revoked

Known from not backing down quickly, President Trump has increased his dissatisfaction with his so-called #FakeNews media by wishing their ...

Adegbite AdedotunOctober 4, 2017

Trump attacks media as he commends Puerto Rico relief operations

Reeling from his visit to Puerto Rico yesterday, where he had a briefing on the level of disaster on the ...

EditorAugust 24, 2017

Trump trolls media and Democrats in back to back tweets

by Adedotun Michael President Donald Trump seems to be experiencing a joyous and relaxed afternoon with different tweets coming from ...

ToluAugust 23, 2017

Everything you should know about President Trump’s Phoenix rally

by Wareez Odunayo   U.S President, Donald Trump at a rally in Phoenix on Tuesday threatened to shut down the ...

EditorAugust 23, 2017

The media provides a platform for hate groups – Trump

U.S. President Donald Trump has once again taken a swipe at the media. Trump who has had a running battle ...

EditorAugust 21, 2017

Trump heads back to Washington amidst disappointment with media

by Adedotun Michael President Donald Trump after spending a couple of days at his Trump Tower in New York city ...

EditorAugust 14, 2017

Pence attacks media for criticizing Trump over Charlottesville

by Adedotun Michael The U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has leaned to his boss’ defense by criticizing the media for ...

ToluAugust 4, 2017

[The Media Blog] Inside Out with Agatha is a survivor at 20 and we should all be taking notes

To gain entry into the media industry at a time when most people didn’t quite know what they were doing ...

Oluwatosin AdeshokanJuly 4, 2017

LONG READ: Where the media and advertising meet with racism, prejudice and #BlackLivesMatter

Positives from Racial Stereotyping Racial stereotyping tends to create constructive results in conditions where the adverts are targeted to a ...

ItunuoluwaJune 30, 2017

Even Fox News is disgusted with President Trump’s latest tweets

According to the Washington Post, Fox News took a detour while other media networks had their eyes on the White ...

ItunuoluwaJune 29, 2017

‘Crazy’, psycho’, ‘low I.Q’ Morning Joe hosts speak badly of Trump and he comes for them

President Trump has bashed MSNBC’s Morning Joe hosts, calling them ‘Psycho’, low I.Q’ and ‘Crazy’. The President tweeted that hosts ...

ItunuoluwaJune 29, 2017

Trump mocks CNN and Nancy Pelosi at closed door republican fundraiser

President Donald Trump attended the first fundraiser of his 2020 reelection campaign at the Trump International Hotel in Washington and took ...

Rachel OgbuJune 29, 2017

African Women In The Media symposium holds in Birmingham UK next month

by Rachel Ogbu// On the 27th of July 2017, Birmingham City University will place host to the African Women In The Media symposium to discuss ...

ItunuoluwaJune 27, 2017

Trump puts CNN on full blast after it retracts Russia story

The CNN’s decision to retract a story  that connected a member of President Donald Trump’s transition team to ongoing Russia ...

ItunuoluwaJune 26, 2017

Press secretary Sean Spicer continues to leave the press and public in dark

The White House continues it’s most recent antic: shutting out the press and the public. Press secretary Sean Spicer will ...

Op-ed EditorJune 14, 2017

Opinion: Nigerian journalism is collapsing. Here is how

by Orukotan Samuel The Press is a business that spans the shared occupational philosophy of the cultural diversity of journalistic ...

ItunuoluwaJune 13, 2017

Donald Trump demands apology from mainstream media for false stories

President Trump is on a roll today. After tweeting about the “fake media” doing “wrong and dirty ” with their ...

AzeezJune 11, 2017

Fake news media refusing to report ‘great economic news’ – Trump

President Trump on Sunday blasted “fake news” media for not reporting “great economic news” since he was elected. The president ...

EditorJune 10, 2017

Why the media needs to choose its words on the Kaduna declaration

by Alex O.Onukwue   The news of the week has largely revolved around the declaration by some youth groups in ...

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