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Mazi EmekaSeptember 19, 2016

Opinion: The Nigerian culture of expecting something from nothing

by Elvis Subor Team Nigeria poor performance at the Rio Olympics is a nightmare that most Nigerians do not want ...

Ada IgboanugoSeptember 16, 2016

PODCAST: Nigeria wins big at Rio Paralympics and other good news from Nigeria in the past week

We bring you another edition of #GoodVibesOnly! The only podcast in Nigeria that takes you around the far corners of the ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 16, 2016

Reuben Abati: Nigeria and the Rio Paralympics

Whoever came up with the aphorism that “like attracts like” deserves a special place in the Guinness Book of World ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 13, 2016

The YNaija Tracklist: PDP women have joined their men in mischief | FG to focus on agro-industries in 2017 | Nigeria wins two more gold at Rio Paralympics

From the papers this morning – a Tracklist MASSOB to mark anniversary tomorrow, promises peaceful procession – YNaija  Nwosu, Omolayo ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 26, 2016

Opinion: These are the heroes of 2016 Rio Olympics

by Lolade Ajekigbe The 2016 Rio Olympics have come and gone, but like any other sporting event or tournament it has ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 11, 2016

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

These are the top five stories to monitor today 1. Jonathan formed NDA -RNDA The Reformed Niger Delta Avengers CRNDA) ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 10, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: Buhari did not sign a padded budget | B’Haram members fleeing to Europe | Jonathan partied for 6 years- MEND | More

From the news this morning- a tracklist Budget padding controversy deepens as Presidency denies signing a padded copy- YNaija EFCC ...

Oludolapo AdelanaAugust 8, 2016

Rio Olympics: Nigeria beats Sweden 1-0, qualifies for quarter final

Nigeria’s U-23 football team on Monday morning beat Sweden 1-0 to book a place in the quarter-final of the men’s ...

Mazi EmekaAugust 7, 2016

The top 10 stories that made headlines this week

Here are the top ten stories that made headlines this weeks 1. Budget padding: Jibrin goes hard on Dogara The ...

Isime EseneAugust 5, 2016

YNaija Editorial: Why is Solomon Dalung still a minister?

20 years ago this week, Nigeria recorded one of its most remarkable sporting triumphs to win the gold medal in ...

July 13, 2014

Travelogue: YNaija’s Alex Yusuf recounts his ultimate World Cup 2014 experience from Brazil (Part 2)

by Alex Zaqwan Yusuf     Wish I could tell all of my experience, but I’m sure you get the ...

July 12, 2014

Travelogue: YNaija’s Alex Yusuf recounts his ultimate World Cup 2014 experience from Brazil (Part 1)

by Alex Zaqwan Yusuf  As the vehicle pulled out of the airport, initially I noticed that there wasn’t much difference ...

June 26, 2012

Jonathan, Rio 20 and the Environment

by Abba Dabo The point should be made that central to President Goodluck Jonathan’s agenda at the United Nations Conference ...

June 25, 2012

Opinion: To attract foreign investment, stay at home Mr President

  …we need to put our house in order to attract foreign investment. In all factors mentioned, none is related to the ...

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