Tag: Nigerian youths

YNaijaMay 29, 2023

The Counter-Culture Blog: The Rising Challenge of Drug Use Among Nigerian Youths

Drug use among Nigerian youths has become a growing concern in recent years. The statistics are alarming, with over 11% ...

YNaijaJanuary 7, 2023

Stay and rebuild Nigeria – Oyedepo cautions Nigerian youths against japa

Bishop David Oyedepo has issued a warning to young people to avoid the ‘Japa’ syndrome (leaving Nigeria for greener pastures). ...

YNaijaNovember 25, 2022

Niger Republic names road after Buhari; El-Rufai makes his stance clear on Tinubu’s presidential ambition | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Niger Republic names road after Buhari El-Rufai makes his stance clear on Tinubu’s presidential ambition Nigerian youths must oppose those ...

Uroupa KiakubuDecember 4, 2020

#EndSARS Reloaded: why Nigerian youths need to be more strategic in holding government accountable

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty” – Thomas Jefferson The above statement aptly captures the recent happenings in Nigeria today. ...

Miracle OdenigboMarch 6, 2019

Thousands Of Algerians demand that President Abdelaziz Boutiflika step down

Ten thousands of Algerians stormed the streets across the country on Friday, to protest, following the decision of President Abdelaziz ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 11, 2016

Dear young people, your 20s are not for bar-hopping and club-hopping

Toke Makinwa released a vlog titled “20’s vs 30’s” which went viral over the weekend. Amongst the many things she ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 22, 2016

Opinion: Top 5 conversation killers to the sapiosexuals

by Richmond Okezie It’s the social media generation. Different people use social media to, among other things, meet people, for ...

Adebayo EmuleomoApril 18, 2016

‘I am not on a war-path with Buhari’ – Audu Maikori

Lawyer, music executive and social activist, Audu Maikori has distanced himself from some headlines attributed to him by some media ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 2, 2016

Ben Bruce to Nigerian youths: ‘You can be much more than a thug or Twitter overlord’

The senator representing Bayelsa East senatorial district, Senator Ben Murray-Bruce has urged Nigerian youths to avoid making the same mistakes ...

Op-Ed EditorJanuary 15, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Where’s the new National Youth Policy?

In 2001, when youth development policies and programmes of the Federal Government were still handled by the Ministry of Women ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 2, 2015

Ikemesit Effiong: Nigerian youth and the ‘get rich quick syndrome’ (Y! FrontPage)

by Ikemesit Effiong This problem is especially acute among young people, especially the youth in today’s inter-connected, hyperventilating world (no ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 22, 2015

Opinion: On Nigeria’s thieving elite and their brats‎

by Bámidélé Adémólá-Olátéjú The Nigerian wants to be rich just to show and to oppress those around him. They steal ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 25, 2015

The younger generation aren’t well represented by GEJ – APC chieftain

by Kolapo Olapoju The All Progressives Congress (APC) Chairman in Osun State, Gboyega Famoodun, says the opposition party chose Maj.- Gen. Muhammadu ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoFebruary 12, 2015

Opinion: Why employers demand years of work experience from fresh graduates + how to get the job

by Blessed Kemka Our tertiary system manages to produce students who can hardly answer same questions of an exam they ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 11, 2014

@ToksEro: Oil, Nigeria’s economy and the future (Y! FrontPage)

by Toks Ero Nigerian youths of today must rise up to the challenge of being the unselfish leadership that will ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 4, 2014

@OluwasegunSomef: Can young Nigerians govern this country better?

by Oluwasegun Somefun The youth is a metaphysical endowment, an essential factor, a structure and a conditioning which has nothing ...

Op-Ed EditorOctober 18, 2014

@Gimbakakanda: Nigerian youths are overstaying in the Boy’s-Quarters of power (Y! FrontPage)

by Gimba Kakanda Very few history textbooks are as depressing as the records of Nigeria’s transition from a young independent ...

Op-Ed EditorSeptember 19, 2014

@oluwasegunsomef: Nigerian youths and unemployment

by Oluwasegun Somefun According to the UN and ILO, unemployment is a global problem. It is no news that there ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 11, 2014

@Omojuwa demolishes #30PercentOrNothing campaign in a few tweets

by Emma Chidiogo There has been a lot of buzz on social media because a group of Nigerian youths have started a ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 3, 2014

Are you thinking ‘pink lips’? This is how to get it done in Lagos, or not…..

by Kolapo Olapoju   ‘Fine boy, come do pink Lips’!   ‘Guy how far, you want pink lips’! If you’ve ever ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 8, 2014

What kind of spell are Nigerian youth under?

by Tonye Altraide   Last weekend, my brother-­‐in-­‐law and I were having a discussion over a glass of wine at ...

June 20, 2014

Japheth Omojuwa: Nigeria’s youth – A generation’s foggy future? (Y! FrontPage)

by Japheth Omojuwa That future can be in our hands but first we must take it from those who are ...

April 29, 2014

Opinion: Do Nigerian youths really have a future? (A Rejoinder)

by Eyitemi Adebowale   So my answer to the question above is a big YES. Nigerian youth do have a ...

January 12, 2014

Opinion: Get tired of being tired and do something worthwhile

by Kehinde Ajose Ours is a generation of tired individuals who are tired about the narratives of their lives, tired ...

January 10, 2014

Opinion: Reno Omokri and his lies from the pit of the PDP

by Abidemi Oderinlo The truth is definitely staring us in the eyes because we see it daily, men like Reno ...

October 22, 2013

Chidi Odinkalu: The youth should seize this moment

by Chidi Anselm Odinkalu   But, let’s face it, those who have run and ruined our country since Independence are ...

August 10, 2013

Mina Ogbanga: ASUU strike and the future of the Nigerian youth (Y! FrontPage)

by Mina Ogbanga   Surely with continued destruction of the educational system, one can conclude that we would be left with ...

September 8, 2012

Yemi Adamolekun: The angry young Nigerian

Unfortunately, for those in government, they see social media as the enemy, not as a platform to engage and receive ...

August 14, 2012

Opinion: A millionaire at 29, that’s five years too late

by Izere Imosemi The title above is a catchy advertising statement that keeps getting my attention in several parts of ...

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