Tag: ojukwu

Uroupa KiakubuNovember 24, 2020

“The Labour of our Heroes Past:” But who truly are these heroes?

The aftermath of the #EndSARS protest has revealed some shocking news Nigerians are finding difficult to wrap their heads around. ...

Bernard DayoOctober 26, 2018

Epic dramas like ‘Ajoche’ and ‘Ojukwu’ don’t have gay characters because the showrunners are homophobic

There’s currently a renaissance of epic dramas in our television landscape, and independent platforms like ROK 2 on DStv/GOtv are ...

Bernard DayoOctober 25, 2018

‘Ojukwu’ season 1, ep 4 recap: The Great Priestess makes an entrance

Last night’s episode of Ojukwu began ominously by introducing us to the village’s Great Priestess, whose head is half-shaved and ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 2, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 2nd of October

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Mourinho under fire for Manchester United’s woes Three takeaways ...

Bernard DayoOctober 2, 2018

Three takeaways from the season premiere of ROK’s new drama ‘Ojukwu’

Last week, ROK 2 announced their new drama Ojukwu and, with a title like that, the bar was seemingly raised. ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 29, 2018

If you love ‘Ajoche’ on Africa Magic, you will love ROK’s new epic drama ‘Ojukwu’

Back in April, ROK Studios launched two television channels ROK 2 and ROK 3 on DSTV, which were efforts to ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 23, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Grading Buhari’s speech

by Peregrino Brimah My dear citizens, 1. “I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. ...

AzeezAugust 23, 2017

The YNaija Tracklist: Provide evidence of your agreement with Ojukwu | IPOB tells Buhari | FG may increase remuneration of certain agencies – Osinbajo | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. Provide evidence of your agreement with Ojukwu | IPOB tells Buhari – ...

Op-ed EditorAugust 18, 2017

Kayode Ogundamisi: Nnamdi Kanu’s nuclear weapon and Biafra’s road to self-destruction

Sadly, it isn’t the so called “marginalisation” that may lead to another civil war in Nigeria. It is IGNORANCE. The ...

RoqeebahAugust 16, 2017

What do you think about Nnamdi Kanu’s Secret Service?

Last night, a video of the IPOB leader, Nnamdi  Kanu inspecting “a guard of honour of the Biafra Secret Service ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 7, 2017

Opinion: 3 reasons the Nigerian state failed; One way to save it

by Henry Chukwuemeka Onyema   Why did the Nigerian civil war break out on 6 July 1967? The problem, if ...

EditorJuly 3, 2017

And the Truth about Nnamdi Kanu shall set us free

by Alexander O. Onukwue If there is any author out there drafting a novel to be called A Man of ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 13, 2017

MASSOB visits Arewa, insist on peace

The leader of MASSOB, Ralph Uwazurike, has called for peace as he meets with Northern groups in Kaduna. Uwazurike, who ...

Op-ed EditorJune 7, 2017

Opinion: Biafrans should sit down; all of us are victims

by Olalekan Waheed ADIGUN One of the most beautiful things I appreciate about humans is the memory. I remember vividly, ...

Op-ed EditorJune 1, 2017

Opinion: 50 years after, Biafra struggles with a growing ideology

by Femi Tunde Okunlola The day broke and the skies cleared, but the typical bustle was missing in many parts ...

RoqeebahMay 31, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 31st of May

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analyses on YNaija today:   RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And ...

RoqeebahMay 30, 2017

Even Ojukwu did not want a second Biafran War, or did he?

Wondering what all the Indigenous People Of Biafra thought about as they observed today’s Sit-at-Home order. Were there family arguments ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 30, 2017

The Late 5: These are the stories that drove conversations today

These are the top five stories that drove conversations today.  1. Anyone earning N30,000 can own a house under Buhari’s administration ...

ToluMay 30, 2017

Biafra@50: This is the 1967 speech with which Ojukwu declared the secession of Biafra

On this day in 1967, the sovereign state of Biafra was birthed by a declaration made by the Military Governor ...

Op-ed EditorMay 30, 2017

Femi Fani-Kayode: 50 years on | An ode to Biafra, the land of the rising sun and Nigeria’s inconvenient truth (Part 1)

by Femi Fani-Kayode   “O Igbo arise! O Igbo arise! O Igbo arise! Let the chains of subjugation be broken, ...

EzinneMay 25, 2017

The Thread: “We are greater together than apart” “Nigeria must be treated as a love affair” | OBJ, Osinbajo speak on #Biafra50

30th May 1967 will mark 50 years since the late Colonel Emeka Odumegwu-Ojukwu announced the secession of Eastern Nigeria and ...

Op-ed EditorMay 25, 2017

Olusegun Adeniyi: Biafra and Lagos – 50 years after

by Olusegun Adeniyi Come Saturday (27th May), it will be exactly 50 years that Lagos State was created (along with ...

Op-ed EditorMay 6, 2017

The Thread: “Biafra died with Ojukwu” “Nigeria is a useless contraption” – A Nigerian’s thoughts on Secession

As sections of the country explore their options concerning their pact with Nigeria, whether to belong or break out, @ManiPeters ...

Op-ed EditorMay 3, 2017

Opinion: Biafra, Buhari and the children of Ojukwu

by Chido Nwangwu Since April 25, 2017, millions of Nigerians, international security and diplomatic monitors of Nigeria have been witnessing ...

RoqeebahMarch 12, 2017

Who can the IPOB count on now that France doesn’t “think there is any kind of future for Biafra”?

Nigeria has been mired in unexhausted agitations for secession for years now. It does not matter that the 30 moth-long ...

RoqeebahFebruary 16, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 16th of February

Read the full stories and analyses here, here and here now! RoqeebahCreative mind. Enthusiast. Learner. Multipotentialite. And here, an assistant ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 30, 2017

Opinion: An interrogation of the British Intelligence records on the January 15 1966 coup

by Henry Chukwuemeka Onyema The three-part series on the revelations from the British intelligence reports on the January 15 1966 ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 15, 2017

Femi Fani-Kayode: Tribute to Major Patrick Chukwuma Kaduna Nzeogwu

by Femi Fani-Kayode “In the early hours of Jan 15, 1966, 51 years ago today, the man in this picture, ...

Op-ed EditorNovember 25, 2016

Movie review: ’76 is imperfect, but therein lies the beauty

by Okon Ekpo It is the film that launched a thousand countdowns, most of them premature. The long-in-the-works, much postponed ...

RoqeebahOctober 29, 2016

BLOOD MONEY VIII: They called him Isaac

Last month, YNaija.com launched its Monthly Citizenship Dispatches, which explores in detail, the lives and realities of Nigerian citizens across ...

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