Tag: Norway

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 9, 2019

The YNaija Cover – the 9th of June

Follow the links to read our latest stories:     Beyoncé’s voice teased as Nala in The Lion King, Jessica ...

ItunuoluwaJune 2, 2017

Nordic PMs didn’t just throw shade at Trump’s Saudi orb moment, or did they?

This viral photo of Prime ministers of five Nordic countries holding onto a ball seems to be a mimicry of ...

AzeezDecember 17, 2016

Norway donates N3.6bn to Boko Haram victims in North East

Norway has donated a sum of N3.6bn to girls and women who have been victims of Boko Haram in northeast ...

Isime EseneSeptember 28, 2016

Waziri Adio: Recession as opportunity for reversing resource curse

And, sadly, it came to pass. It is well predicted that most countries blessed with natural resources, even in the ...

Oreoluwa PetersJune 24, 2016

Siasia releases 35-man provisional list for the Rio Olympics

Samson Siasia, head coach of the U-23 team has released the 35-man provisional list for this year’s Rio Olympics. He ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 2, 2016

‘Show some diplomatic maturity, don’t deport Biafrans to Nigeria’ – MASSOB tells Norway

The Movement for the Actualization of Sovereign State of Biafra, MASSOB, has urged the Norwegian government to halt its plan to ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 21, 2015

Still on Tompolo’s warships: We hear 2 Brits & 1 Norwegian have been arrested

by Iyobosa Omoregie Two British businessmen have been reportedly arrested on suspicion of bribing a Norwegian official alleged to have ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 15, 2014

Tompolo alleges blackmail over warship acquisition

by Iyobosa Omoregie Government Ekpemupolo, better known as Tompolo, has reacted to media reports that he has acquired 7 warships ...

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 ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 7, 2014

Three scientists win ‘Nobel Prize for Medicine’ for discovering the brain’s internal GPS

by Kolapo Olapoju American, John O’Keefe and Norwegian couple, May-Britt and Edvard Moser, won the 2014 Nobel Prize for medicine ...

February 15, 2014

10-year-old boy drives parents’ car and tells police he’s a dwarf who forgot his licence (PICTURED)

by Adeola Balogun A 10-year-old boy who was caught by police driving his parents’ car in Norway told police that ...

January 12, 2014

Opinion: How to manage oil wealth through developmental funds

by Mohammed Dahiru Aminu The success in managing the oil wealth of Nigeria will enable the country achieve some set ...

August 22, 2013

Alkasim Abdulkadir: To the children of Mamudo who were cut down in search of light (Y! FrontPage)

by Alkasim Abdulkadir In Mamudo the children received death instead of an education because they obeyed God’s command of seeking ...

August 12, 2013

Die hard! Moment diver’s hand gets stuck inside mouth of monstrous monkfish (PHOTOS)

This Russian diver had intended to land himself a nice catch after jumping into the fishing waters off Norway. But ...

January 23, 2013

Health risk: Reps set to ban importation and sale of ‘energy’ drinks

by Isi Esene The House of Representatives yesterday put plans in motion to ban the importation and sale of caffeinated ...

October 20, 2012

TICKER: Israeli Navy boards ‘Estelle’ Gaza-bound ship

  The Israeli navy boarded the Gaza-bound “Estelle” ship seeking to break Israel’s naval blockade on Gaza, an army spokesperson ...

October 11, 2012

YNaija Editorial: No, #Aluu4 is a matter of crime and punishment

Our job is to “reduce crime by bringing more offences to justice, and to raise public confidence that the system is ...

August 7, 2012

Moving: Olympic winner has duplicate gold medal made to honour rival

by Adeniyi Abdul Score one for sportsmanship. Hungarian swimmer and recent Olympic champion Daniel Gyurta has revealed that he will ...

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