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YNaijaJuly 5, 2023

Nigerian Graduate Sets New GPA Record at US School, Receives 40 Scholarship Offers

Science Park High School in Newark, New Jersey, U.S., has recently recognized Achunike Okafor, a Nigerian graduate, for his exceptional ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 14, 2017

Grandfather finds $24m lottery ticket in an old shirt, 2 days before expiration

How would it feel if you miss out on becoming a millionaire? Jimmie Smith from New Jersey found his $24 ...

ItunuoluwaAugust 7, 2017

Trump is working hard from home but not on vacation

President Donald Trump reiterated in a tweet Monday that his time away from the White House was not a vacation. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 23, 2017

Nigerian teenager becomes first black student to build a nuclear fusor

by Dolapo Adelana Sixteen-year-old Nigerian teenager, Steven Udotong, has invented a nuclear energy fusor, making him the first black student ...

Ada IgboanugoJune 8, 2016

Date night for Goodluck Jonathan and boo, Mama Peace (PHOTOS)

Former First Lady, Patience Jonathan, who has avoided the spotlight since leaving the seat of power, re-emerged on Tuesday night, ...

Janeth JMay 2, 2015

Must Reads: Sheryl Sandberg’s husband dies suddenly, The Apple Watch doesn’t need techies to succeed + more

U.S. indictment details plotting in New Jersey bridge scandal. New York Times Sheryl Sandberg’s husband dies suddenly. Gawker The Apple ...

Isime EseneOctober 4, 2014

Another Liberian passenger ‘shows symptoms of Ebola’ in the US

by Akan Ido Officials of the of the American Centre for Disease Control (CDC) have isolated a Liberian man reportedly ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 20, 2014

The Future Africa Awards 2014: Nominees interview series – Samir Ibrahim and Charles Nichols (TFAA Prize in Agriculture)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Earning a nomination in 2014’s ‘The Future Africa Awards Prize in Agriculture’, are two bright individuals, ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 15, 2014

Could you pull this stunt like Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg? (WATCH)

by Kolapo Olapoju   Ever tried sticking your head into a bucket of ice? Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg posted a ...

writerJuly 9, 2014

#DumbDumber: Man arrested after taking selfies with iPhone he stole (PICTURED)

by Kolapo Olapoju Only a pretty dumb thief would steal an iPhone and take series of selfies knowing fully well ...

December 4, 2013

ASUU strike: “I have personally seen the balance” – Presidency provides ‘proof of payment’ of N200billion into account

The presidency on Wednesday laboured to prove it has actually paid the sum of N200bn into an account with the ...

November 20, 2013

YNaija Editorial: ASUU, you are irresponsible

While we support the ASUU strike and their goal of improving our university education system, we have to also point ...

September 18, 2013

Adebola Williams, David Kuranga, Yetunde Odugbesan-Omede lead the youth panel at NIDOA AGM/World Conference 2013 in New Jersey

by Oge Okonkwo The Nigerians in Diaspora America (NIDOA) is set to host an historic World Investment Conference come 20-21 ...

September 1, 2013

CRUEL: Premature newborn baby found in trash in New Jersey

A New Jersey newborn was thrown out with the trash Saturday. Officials said a group of kids found the approximately ...

August 10, 2013

Bust-ed! Topless advocate sentenced to 16 days in jail for exposing her boobs (PHOTOS)

Phoenix Feeley shows off her right to go topless in Coney Island. A topless rights advocate was sentenced to 16 ...

August 10, 2013

Horrible: Boy, 16, admits killing 12-year-old girl and dumping her body in recycling bin

Autumn Pasquale of Clayton, N.J., was found strangled in a recycling bin near her home after she disappeared last fall. ...

July 9, 2013

“Easier than divorcing him”: Wife giggles as she negotiates the price for the attempted murder of her husband with cop posing as a hitman (WATCH)

Merfeld, 21, allegedly agreed to pay the killer $50,000 out of her 27-year-old husband’s $400,000 life insurance policy. An ex-Jersey ...

July 6, 2013

Man arrested for kidnapping his own wife

New York City Police Department cars A New York man along with two others were arrested and charged with kidnapping, ...

May 19, 2013

Terrible: Teacher forces 5-year-old to eat from the trash

A teacher forced a 5-year-old to eat food that was in the trash can, according to reports. Last week, the ...

May 19, 2013

#FirstWorldProblems: Dozens of topless women march for right to bare their boobs (PHOTO)

Some were shocked. Others disgusted. But for some, it was the breast day ever! Dozens of semi-nude women gave the ...

May 12, 2013

Just In: 2 bodies found after New Jersey stand off; suspect killed

The bodies of a woman and her 13-year-old son were found after a dayslong standoff, and her boyfriend was killed ...

May 7, 2013

Flight scare: Chris Brown escapes as private jet makes emergency landing

A private jet carrying Chris Brown was forced to make an emergency landing in Burbank yesterday after the cockpit filled with smoke ...

May 7, 2013

Ready or not: Lauryn Hill jailed for evading tax on $1m earnings

Lauryn Hill, the Grammy award-winning US hip-hop artist, has been sentenced to three months in prison and an additional three ...

January 22, 2013

Busted: Drunk woman arrested for driving naked (PICTURED)

Since when did DWI mean driving while in-the-nude? For one New York woman, who was arrested wearing nothing but an ...

January 2, 2013

Photo Wars: Chris Brown’s (ex) girlfriend, Karrueche, kisses a girl like Rihanna did (LOOK)

by Rachel Ogbu It was 12 midnight and the year had just turned 2013. Chris Brown’s ex Karrueche was partying ...

May 26, 2012

Video: She’s back! Bedazzling Beyoncé rips Revel’s stage up, five months after baby

by Tolu Orekoya Just under six months after giving birth to baby Blue Ivy Carter, Beyoncé rocked the stage at ...

February 26, 2012

FaithNaija: “Somebody lied on Jesus…” – The Marvin L. Winans sermon at Whitney Houston’s funeral

After many songs were sung and remarks made at Whitney Houston’s Home-going Service, Pastor Marvin Winans took his text from the ...

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