Tag: Migration

Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 21, 2022

This is an updated plan for Nigerian youth in President Buhari’s strategy

In 2018, President Muhammadu Buhari criticised the attitude of some Nigerian youth, saying “more than 60 per cent of the ...

EzinneDecember 13, 2017

The Thread: How to move and work abroad without headache

In the wake of the Libyan crisis, it’s imperative that Nigerians who still want to migrant abroad find alternatives routes.This ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 1, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 1st of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: The way Jonathan reacted to oil scams shook me ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 1, 2017

AU, EU, UN set to establish a task force in Libya to tackle slavery

The African Union (AU), European Union (EU) and United Nations (UN) are set to establish a task force in Libya ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 29, 2017

242 Nigerians return from Libya

242 Nigerians returned from Libya on Tuesday evening. The federal government had on Monday, promised to intervene and rescue Nigerian ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 21, 2017

26 countries have shown interest to participate in 2017 Calabar Carnival

About 26 countries are participating in the 2017 Calabar carnival, a Commissioner in the Carnival Commission in charge of Media ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 18, 2017

FG sets up panel to investigate death of 26 teenage girls who died on the sea

The Federal Government has set up a cabinet committee to investigate the circumstances of the death of 26 teenage Nigerian ...

EzinneNovember 9, 2017

The Thread: President Buhari just repeated the same mistake GEJ made

BBOG activist, Oby Ezekwesili has served President Buhari another dose of bitter truth: his administration is just as bad as ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 19, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: Oh Lord, release my visa- A horror story [Pt II]

by Olusegun Adeniyi If We Stay Here We Die! According to Mark Twain, there are two types of speakers: those ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 19, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: Oh Lord, release my visa [Pt I]

by Olusegun Adeniyi   Following the overwhelming reactions I got to my lecture titled, “If we stay here we die” ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 3, 2017

Rebuilding the Berlin Wall: How Europe’s anti-migration agenda threatens stability in Africa

by Mercy Abang   On August 13, 1961, the Communist government of the German Democratic Republic built a wall between ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 17, 2017

Brexit to affect 1.2m migrants

by Adedotun Michael With the first full week of Brexit negotiations poised to start today in Brussels, Lord Green of ...

Op-ed EditorMay 17, 2017

Opinion: How Lagos may be underdeveloping the rest of Nigeria

by Chinedu George Nnawetanma While much has been said about the diversification of Nigeria’s economy from petroleum, very little has ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 19, 2017

Trump ‘invents’ terror attack in Sweden during Florida rally speech (WATCH)

by Dolapo Adelana US President Donald Trump appeared to have invented a terror attack in Sweden during a campaign-style rally ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 19, 2017

Ayo Sogunro: The moratorium on migration

by Ayo Sogunro   “Our intelligence has recently provided us with awesome powers. It is not yet clear that we ...

EditorJanuary 4, 2017

LONG READ: What you must know before arguing about the slave trade in Libya

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

Mazi EmekaFebruary 11, 2016

‘Europe has more Nigerian nurses than Nigeria’ – EU

The Head of European Union Delegation to Nigeria and Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), Michael Arrion, on Thursday, ...

Mallam YeroSeptember 6, 2015

Aylan Kurdi and the migration crisis

September 3. In a red shirt and dark lilac knickers, Aylan Kurdi, 3, also in coffee-brown baby boots, lied lifeless, ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 1, 2014

Important message to YNaija viewers

Your Internet newspaper for young Nigerians, YNaija, has been offline for 48 hours now, and we owe you, our raving ...

November 1, 2013

92 Migrants from Niger including women and children die of thirst in Sahara Desert

by Rachel Ogbu More than 90 migrants have been confirmed dead as they tried to cross the Sahara Desert from ...

October 8, 2013

Royal gone rogue: Nigerian prince accused of massive immigration scam in the UK (PICTURED)

  Accused: Dr Yilkyes Bala, 54, allegedly ran a huge illegal immigration racket in the UK A Nigerian prince ran ...

May 20, 2013

Opinion: Boko Haram and a woman born in Zaria

by Patience Akpan-Obong If you are non-white or have a ‘foreign’ name, you’re constantly encountering people who dismiss the fact that ...

May 19, 2013

Short story: Losing my voice, by Chika Unigwe

by Chika Unigwe When I left Nigeria for Belgium, I made my husband’s home my own. But homesickness lodged like ...

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