Tag: Speech

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 16, 2016

Buhari sanctions Director who plagiarised ‘Change begins with me’ speech

The presidency has reacted to allegations in the media that President Buhari’s plagiarised a 2008 speech of Barack Obama when ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 15, 2016

Recession: We can only overcome by thinking out of the box – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says for Nigeria to get out of the current recession its leaders need to think outside the ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJuly 27, 2016

THE YNAIJA TRACKLIST: MEND attack Buratai | UBA denies links to Turkey’s failed coup | Hilary Clinton makes history at DNC | More

From the papers this morning- a tracklist MEND flays Army chief Buratai for ‘insensitive’ comments YNaija Some ambassadorial nominees could ...

Adebayo EmuleomoMay 29, 2016

Full text of President Buhari’s Democracy Day speech (READ)

President Muhammadu Buhari has delivered his Democracy Day address to Nigerians today in commemoration of his first year in office. ...

Mazi EmekaMay 11, 2016

Photos of Buhari, Cameron, others at anti-corruption summit in London

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently at the commonwealth anti-corruption summit in London. Earlier, he had delivered a keynote address wherein ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 2, 2015

Free speech threatened? Senate says you may spend 2 years in jail for abusive tweets

Is the end looming for freedom of speech on social media? A bill seeking a two-year jail term or N4,000,000 fine- ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 6, 2015

Isime Esene: The readiness of the replacement generation

A speech delivered by Isime Esene, Managing Editor of Y!, at the Future Impact Conference held on September 5, 2015 ...

Janeth JApril 1, 2015

#Elections2015: 7 things we learnt from Gen. Buhari’s acceptance speech

by Ranti Joseph Muhammadu Buhari, Nigeria’s President-Elect on Wednesday said his administration will not tolerate corruption. He gave his speech ...

Ada IgboanugoMarch 25, 2015

5 quotes from Obama’s video message that APC is very uncomfortable with

by Declan Anosike 1.  “Nigeria is a great nation and you can be proud of the progress you’ve made” Obama acknowledges ...

Kolapo OlapojuJanuary 9, 2015

For the record: President Jonathan’s full speech at the Lagos campaign rally (READ)

by Goodluck Jonathan   President Goodluck Jonathan delivered the following speech on Thursday, January 8, at the flagoff of his ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 22, 2014

D’banj performs and gives ‘Believe in yourself’ speech in Washington (VIDEO)

by Kolapo Olapoju D’banj was recently in Washington, US, to speak at the TEDxWBG conference, which had ‘ending poverty’ as its ...

Isime EseneOctober 1, 2014

For the record: Full text of Pres. Goodluck Jonathan’s 2014 Independence Day broadcast

– Below is the full text of President Goodluck Jonathan’s 2014 Independence Day broadcast to Nigerians. Fellow Nigerians: 1. Today ...

April 25, 2014

Start your day right: 10 tricks to become a loving, positive person

by Anwesha Mittra It’s one thing to wax eloquent on positivity, but quite another to be a positive person at ...

April 13, 2014

Elnathan John: Let’s take a moment to consider King Ebele’s Confab speech

by Elnathan John Can our government amend our laws to include “kidnap and disappearance” as a legal method of law ...

April 11, 2014

Hit me if you can: Hillary Clinton attacked by shoe thrower in Las Vegas (WATCH)

by Zara Mustapha This should be categorized as one of Hilary Clinton’s most memorable speeches ever. The former Secretary of ...

March 30, 2014

Femi Fani-Kayode: The barbarians of Africa

by Femi Fani-Kayode They present no danger to us. They are as harmless and fearful as puppies and they only ...

March 8, 2014

‘We will build a new Nigeria’: Governor Fashola gives rousing speech at APC national summit

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Governor of Lagos, Babatunde Raji Fashola is one of the foremost members of the All Progressives ...

March 7, 2014

For the Record: Full text of Dr. Oby Ezekwesili’s speech at the APC National Summit in Abuja


February 22, 2014

Meet Omawumi & Seun Kuti today! Enough is Enough Nigeria celebrates freedom of speech with concert at Freedom Park

by Oge Okonkwo “The man dies in all who keep silent in the face of tyranny” – Wole Soyinka Enough ...

December 24, 2013

Gov. Amaechi’s 10 MOST INCREDIBLE quotes at APC rally in Rivers

by Adeola Balogun Governor Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi of Rivers is known for his frank and sometimes hilarious statements. The governor ...

December 17, 2013

“We’re a generation that has done a lot with so little”: Top 10 quotes from Chude Jideonwo’s speech at the TFAABest100 event in Abuja

by ‘Jola Sotubo The Future Awards Africa Best 100 Alumni event held on Sunday, December 15 at the State House ...

December 11, 2013

Why Jonathan didn’t speak at Mandela’s memorial service – Abati explains

by Adeola Balogun Following murmurs in the country that President Goodluck Jonathan  was snubbed at late Nelson Mandela’s memorial service ...

December 9, 2013

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Nigerian politicians cannot be great like Mandela – Jonathan

by ‘Jola Sotubo According to President Goodluck Jonathan, politicians in Nigeria are devoid of the qualities which made former South ...

November 26, 2013

Chidi Odinkalu: How to end violence against women

by Chidi Odinkalu Often they are economically dependent on the men who violate them. In most cases, families of married ...

October 24, 2013

Bola Tinubu: Charting a new path to national rebirth

by Bola Tinubu   But even strong faith wilts under an avalanche of bad tidings and misfortune brought about by ...

October 4, 2013

Living it up! MAVIN boss, Don Jazzy & Tiwa Savage lounge together in Mauritius

by Oge Okonkwo MAVIN boss, Don Jazzy is currently in Mauritius for the Africa Leadership Conference and Tiwa Savage reportedly ...

September 26, 2013

“He fell and there was screaming”: Man dies from heart attack during speech at daughter’s wedding (PHOTOS)

A father of the bride suffered a fatal heart attack as he gave his speech at the reception. Alan Bates, ...

September 24, 2013

8 (surprising) things that can boost your self-esteem

by Jena Pincott Go ahead, spread some juicy gossip about someone you know. It’ll make you feel better about yourself. 1. ...

August 29, 2013

Governor Suntai finally speaks, appears unstable (WATCH)

by ‘Jola Sotubo A video surfaced on the internet today of a speech being purportedly given by recuperating Governor of ...

March 2, 2013

Monster dad: Man beats 2-year-old, destroys one-eye, because boy mispronounced his sister’s name (PICTURED)

Frustrated: David Lee Sinnett, 32, seen here in one of his many previous mugshots, was charged with child abuse after ...

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