Tag: #OccupyNigeria

Op-Ed EditorMarch 16, 2021

EiE celebrates 11 years of Inspiring Actions, One Person at a Time

“Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve ...

RoqeebahNovember 29, 2016

5 things to expect from NCC’s knee-jerk price regulation

It has finally been confirmed that the Nigerian Communications Commission has directed that all telecommunications and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to ...

YWriterMay 18, 2016

Japheth Omojuwa: This is why Nigerians aren’t joining this strike like they joined #OccupyNigeria

by Japheth Omojuwa Having spent a whole week in Germany travelling through villages in Lusatia, Brandenburg and attending lectures in ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

Reno Omokri always has something to say, and so he has attacked #OccupyNigeria protesters

Former social media aide to ex-president Goodluck Jonathan and founder of Mind of Christ Christian Center, Reno Omokri has attacked ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 12, 2016

Oby Ezekwesili takes a stand on why #OccupyNigeria was more than about fuel subsidy

Following the removal of the subsidy placed on petrol by the Federal Government on Wednesday, May 11, many Nigerians have ...

YWriterMay 12, 2016

Joachim Mac-Ebong: Those attacking #OccupyNigeria 2012 protesters are wrong – very wrong

by Joachim Mac-Ebong This is the morning after the evening before, when the government announced an upward review of petrol ...

Mazi EmekaMay 12, 2016

#OccupyNigeria: What Nigerians are saying about fuel subsidy removal

In January 2012, Nigerians, regardless of ethnic or religious affiliation, displayed an uncommon solidarity when they came out in mass ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 27, 2015

“It’s better to remain in Nigeria and fight for our right” – Ohaneze Ndigbo

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra (MASSOB) has been informed by the youth wing of ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 27, 2015

We will bring peace and security to Nigeria – GEJ assures

by Iyobosa Omoregie President Goodluck Jonathan has assured Nigerians that his administration would restore peace and security to every part ...

SolaFebruary 20, 2015

Nigerian woman abducted and gang-raped in India

by Anike Jacobs A 35-year-old Nigerian woman has been gang-raped in a moving car in Delhi, India. The woman was ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 4, 2015

Remembering Occupy Nigeria: See 8 pictures that depict the uprising

by Adedayo Ademuwagun This week makes it exactly three years since the Occupy Nigeria uprising of January 2012. It went down ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 31, 2014

If you love poverty, vote for Jonathan – Prof. Osinbajo tells Nigerians

by Kolapo Olapoju   According to Professor Yemi Osinbajo, only the lovers of poverty and penury will vote for Goodluck ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 22, 2014

Good times: World Bank to inject N322billion into Nigeria’s power sector

by Azubuike Azikiwe   The World Bank has pledged to support the Nigeria Power Sector Reform with $1.75 billion (N322,962,500,000) ...

YWriterAugust 11, 2014

“Elections are not won on Twitter”? | As Aregbesola wins, Joachim MacEbong interrogates this statement

by Joachim MacEbong   This is a famous jibe of some people (most of whom lean toward the PDP) against ...

February 15, 2014

Perry Brimah: $20 Billion stolen, now we all cannot buy shoes #OccupyNigeria

by Peregrino Brimah With $20 billion stolen, Nigeria could have purchased 40,000 Armored Personnel Carriers, APC’s to successfully finally decimate ...

October 16, 2013

From Berlin with love: Blogger, Japheth Omojuwa frees your timeline, turns lecturer in Germany (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido Following in the footsteps of Psquare’s Peter Okoye, popular blogger, Japheth Omojuwa has started a career lecturing ...

March 13, 2013

Japheth Omojuwa: #OccupyNigeria – Fueling the Nigerian awakening for active citizenship (Y! FrontPage)

We cannot continue to throw our empty bowls before the West and expect that we will attain prosperity on their ...

January 20, 2013

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Let’s talk about irresponsible government (Y! FrontPage)

by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu   I was in the car with my brother’s driver heading out to get fuel and noticed ...

January 7, 2013

#OccupyNigeriaAnniversary: “Hope is not a strategy, let me tell you why #OccupyNigeria failed” – @LagosHunter

by @LagosHunter The occupiers had no stamina, after a mere five days, they took a break to ‘refresh’ and restock. ...

January 7, 2013

#OccupyNigeriaAnniversary: “Are we the younger generation any different for those we condemn?” – Chioma Chika

– Chioma Chika shares her experience at the London protest. No doubt it was a brilliant effort but the only ...

January 6, 2013

Ebuka Obi-Uchendu: Occupy Nigeria: Are we better off today?

by Ebuka Obi-Uchendu We may be under the illusion that 2013 has started on a more proper note. We’ve made ...

December 30, 2012

Kikiowo Ileowo: My own problem with D’banj is different

by Kikiowo Ileowo In loving memory of those who died during the Occupy Nigeria protest between the 2nd and 13th ...

November 10, 2012

Temie Giwa: The kabal and their overlord (YNaija FrontPage)

I have news for Mr. President; the Nigerian people do not find these findings “incomplete or useless”. It confirms all ...

July 17, 2012

Chude Jideonwo: Social media and great accomplishments

Social Media helps us look beyond the narrow; it helps us do great things. by Chude Jideonwo My team stands ...

March 13, 2012

The piece everyone’s talking about! How To Become A Nigerian ‘Activist’ 101

by Elnathan John (Editor’s Note: Article is posted with author’s permission) You stare at the Nigerian on CNN; at his ...

February 22, 2012

YNaija Editorial: What happened to the right to peaceful protest?

On Saturday, the security forces were at it again. Peaceful protesters, under the joint action force, had gathered to officially ...

January 31, 2012

YNaija Editorial: Where we agree with Femi Fani-Kayode

  It is impossible to imagine a nation more in self-denial than our dear country. Nigerians like to speak about ...

January 30, 2012

#OccupyNigeriaReview: We select the ‘winners’ and ‘losers’ – Where do Sanusi, Bakare, el-Rufai, Channels TV, Funmi Iyanda & Dban’j fall?

by Wilfred Okiche The #OccupyNigeria battle may be over but who can forget in a hurry those long days of ...

January 29, 2012

Opinion: Why we shouldn’t take Femi Fani-Kayode seriously

    By Kemi Omosanya FFK, who should know better, is fanning the fires of a breakup of the country. ...

January 23, 2012

#OccupyNigeriaReview: “I daresay, the war is still on!”

    by Cheta Nwanze We may have lost this battle, but the war for the soul of our country ...

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