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YNaijaAugust 11, 2023

Professor Pat Utomi Opens Up About Cancer Diagnosis

Renowned professor of political economy, Pat Utomi, has candidly shared his personal battle with cancer, shedding light on his journey ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqNovember 6, 2018

The Late 5: 2019 elections will likely be postponed – Prof Pat Utomi; Governor Umahi says N30,000 wage will lead to inflation | Other top stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, his wife, and son escaped an assassination attempt ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqOctober 1, 2018

The Late 5: Governor Ajimobi also skipped NYSC – Shittu; Prof Utomi, Ogboru emerge as Delta APC guber candidates in parallel primaries | More stories

These are the stories that drove the conversation today: President Muhammadu Buhari has pledged to uphold the independence of the ...

EditorJanuary 3, 2018

Chimamanda Adichie, Banky W, Toke Ibru, others make YNaija inaugural #Woke100 List

In 2017, YNaija committed a big part of its time and resources towards carefully documenting the big stories happening in ...

AzeezOctober 2, 2017

Restructuring is not something to abuse each other about – Pat Utomi

Economist, Pat Utomi has said the discussion about restructuring is not one to kill for. He said this while speaking ...

AzeezAugust 6, 2017

I have never met them | Pat Utomi disowns Biafran group

Political economist, Prof. Pat Utomi has disowned a secessionist group, which nominated him and few others as cabinet members of the ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories you should monitor today. I wish I learnt carpentry while growing up – Osinbajo ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

Thr YNaija Tracklist: I wish I learnt carpentry while growing up – Osinbajo | Lagos LG poll: “It was a clean sweep” | Ambode congratulates APC | More stories

From the papers this morning – a tracklist. I wish I learnt carpentry while growing up – Osinbajo – YNaija ...

AzeezJuly 24, 2017

A good councillor would have done much better than Uduaghan as governor – Pat Utomi

Political economist, Prof. Pat Utomi has said former governor of Delta State, Emmanuel Uduaghan left a sad legacy. Utomi said ...

AzeezApril 5, 2017

Recession: Those blaming fall in oil price were just bad managers – Utomi

by Azeez Adeniyi Former presidential candidate, Prof. Pat Utomi on Wednesday blamed the adminstration of President Muhammadu Buhari for the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 28, 2017

Just In: Soludo, Utomi demand Nnamdi Kanu’s release

by Dolapo Adelana Former Central Bank of Nigeria governor, Chukwuma Soludo and a one-time presidential candidate, Prof. Pat Utomi have ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 1, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: Police deploys helicopters, sniffer dogs in search of kidnapped CBN Gov’s wife | We won’t go against Senate decision on national assets sale – Presidency | Dangote Saves Nigeria $2.5bn From Cement Import

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist. Police deploys helicopters, sniffer dogs in search of kidnapped CBN Gov’s wife ...

Isime EseneSeptember 10, 2016

Dele Momodu: Unveiling President Buhari’s mindset

Fellow Nigerians, I doubt if there is anyone who does not see and feel President Muhammadu Buhari is a complex ...

Tamilore OshodiJuly 13, 2016

Encouraging Entrepreneurship at YALI Network Face2Face ‘Africa-Rising’ Event (PHOTOS)

by Oluwatamilore Oshodi The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI Network Face2Face) Africa-Rising Event took place on Monday June 11, 2016 with the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 12, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: N139bn saved from new fuel price in 2 months | Osinbajo missed the point of restructuring Nigeria | UK gets new PM | More

Pat Utomi believes everything in Nigeria has been turned to politics YNaija Afenifere, Ezeife come for Osinbajo for opposing the ...

Azubuike AzikweApril 14, 2016

‘We have a lazy, selfish political class’ – Pat Utomi

Professor Pat Utomi, a renowned political-economist says the Nigerian political class lack vision, hence the prevalent economic depression in the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMarch 19, 2016

‘There’s life after elections’ | Pat Utomi pleads for sanity in Rivers

Professor Pat Utomi, renowned political-economist has urged politicians and stakeholders involved in the Rivers rerun election, to ‘remember that there ...

Mazi EmekaFebruary 2, 2016

Pat Utomi is the face of ‘competence’ in Nigeria – Sultan of Sokoto

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar 111, has described Professor Pat Utomi as the face of competence and creativity ...

Oreoluwa PetersJanuary 25, 2016

Renowned political economist, Pat Utomi to celebrate 60th birthday with week-long event

The reason why many nations including Nigeria are poor is the thrust of a new book titled Why Nations are ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 14, 2015

Falana, Utomi, Odimegwu, others reportedly screened by DSS for ministerial appointment

Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, Economist and former presidential candidate, Prof. Pat Utomi, have been screened for ministerial appointments by the ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 29, 2015

Pat Utomi: What change really means for Nigeria

by Pat Utomi You are right again, Einstein. The old thinking that created this problem will not fix it. Nothing ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 25, 2014

Flashback: How GEJ & Buhari fared in the 2011 presidential election

by Damilola Jagun   Its election season again in Nigeria, and the 2015 presidential election is nigh. In April 2011, ...

SolaDecember 8, 2014

Toke Makinwa, Linda Ikeji, Funke Akindele and more Fab ladies at The Future Awards Africa red carpet

by Anike Jacobs The 2014 Future Awards Africa (TFAA), celebrating noteworthy people for their positive contributions to Africa as well ...

SolaNovember 21, 2014

Why NYSC should be extended by one more year – @UtomiPat, @AlikoDangote

by Jewel Stephen Renowned political economist, Prof. Pat Utomi,  has called for the extension of National Youth Service Corps Scheme ...

Isime EseneOctober 14, 2014

Today’s Daily Brief: Fintiri returns as Adamawa Speaker, Group offer to buy Buhari APC nomination form, Northern Elders oppose GEJ, and more

We deliver your news brief for Tuesday, October 14, 2014. The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) has asserted that any Nigerian ...

May 26, 2014

Toke Makinwa, Linda Ikeji, Ice Prince, others attend Chude Jideonwo’s book launch in Lagos (See Photos)

What: Book launch of Chude Jideonwo’s ‘Are We The Turning Point Generation?’ Where: Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos. When: ...

May 25, 2014

#TheYNaijaInterview: My generation cannot change the country simply because we’re young – Chude Jideonwo

by Wilfred Okiche Chude Jideonwo is a writer, journalist, media entrepreneur and social advocate. His new book ‘Are We The ...

April 24, 2014

2face Idibia, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Basketmouth, others attend the Nigerian Entertainment Conference in Lagos (PHOTOS)

What: Nigerian Entertainment Conference. Where: Eko Hotel, V.I, Lagos. When: April 24, 2014. Photos by Hycinth Iyereosa  

February 12, 2014

Pat Utomi: APC and the myth of sameness

by Pat Utomi There are, in one orientation, or tendency in APC, people like myself who are more interested in ...

November 16, 2013

Pat Utomi: Why I am supporting Chris Ngige for governor today

by Pat Utomi   It was a notoriously crowded field. Yet as they gathered at a Town Hall meeting, only ...

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