Tag: Tinubu

Michael IsaacOctober 27, 2020

One week after the #LekkiMassacre: The tales spun by the Nigerian government is falling apart | #EndSARS

A week ago, Nigerians witnessed protesters getting shot by some security operatives at the Lekki tollgate. The incident, the tragic ...

Michael IsaacOctober 20, 2020

YNaijaEndSARSupdate: Tinubu commends protesters but also wants them to stop ‘immediately’ | #EndSARS

Nigerians are used to being promised certain things and not having it delivered to them in time or at all. ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 16, 2020

Rwanda confirms first case of Coronavirus, Europe now epicentre of Coronavirus pandemic – WHO – 5 Things that Should Matter Today

Rwanda confirms first case of Coronavirus  Rwanda has confirmed its first case of coronavirus, becoming the 19th African nation to ...

Bernard DayoMay 22, 2019

The Big 5: Wike offered me billions to compromise Rivers polls – General Jamil Sarham; Suspected herdsmen kill one, injure another in Delta | Other top stories

Here are the stories that you should be monitoring today: Don’t use our party to seek relevance – PDP tells ...

Bernard DayoFebruary 4, 2019

The Big 5: Atiku is from Cameroon – Nnamdi Kanu; Tinubu resolves Lagos impeachment crisis | Other top stories

Here are stories you should be monitoring today: Atiku not Nigerian, caused Ekwueme’s presidential loss in 1999 – Nnamdi Kanu ...

Alexander OnukwueOctober 2, 2018

Lagos 2019: Ambode vs Sanwo-Olu is a new installment in Tinubu’s scramble for regional power

The air in Lagos is thick with anticipation. Posters of the main men seeking the APC candidature in the 2019 ...

Alexander OnukwueAugust 20, 2018

Tambuwal will dwarf Saraki, No third force | Five talking points from the Tinubu response to APC defections

The APC national leader, Bola Tinubu, has responded to the defections of Bukola Saraki and Sokoto state Governor Aminu Waziri ...

EzinneNovember 17, 2017

The Thread: “See who’s talking about corruption” “How many private jets do you have?” | GEJites clap back at Tinubu

Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, former Governor of Lagos state and godfather to our Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, had stinging words for ...

EzinneNovember 17, 2017

The Thread: “If Nigeria is not a crazy country…” |10 tweets that show how Nigerians feel about current political events

Just like the adage says, “the only thing constant in life is change”; so also in Nigerian politics, it is ...

Op-ed EditorOctober 11, 2017

Pius Adesanmi: Tinubu’s 7-point agenda — Matters Arising

by Pius Adesanmi Here is a summary of Tinubu’s 7-point agenda: 1) National industrial policy 2) Infrastructure plan 3) Tax ...

Samuel OkikeOctober 10, 2017

The Big 5: Baru continues attack on Kachikwu’s petition, Prof Osinbajo’s plan for 2019 election, and other top stories

Good morning. Here are the top 5 stories you should be monitoring today. National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Group Managing Director, Maikanti ...

ToluSeptember 14, 2017

[The Alausa Blog] Tinubu is technically still the governor of Lagos state and here’s proof

Okay! Okay!! No need for palpitations yet. Of course, Asiwaju Bola Tinubu is not the governor of Lagos state although ...

EzinneJune 3, 2017

The Thread: “Tinubu’s thugs have turned Lagos into a killing field”

Reports on Twitter NG say that Oshodi has been in the throes of violence since morning. This will not be ...

ToluJune 3, 2017

Musiliu Obanikoro’s mother passes on at 95

Former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro has announced the death of his mother, Alhaja Wasliat Obanikoro. According to ...

Op-ed EditorJune 1, 2017

Opinion: Tinubu ‘Jagaban’ is doomed

by Timi Olagunju This week, I had the privilege of being part of the delegation designated to meet privately with ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 22, 2017

Just In: Tinubu warns military against alleged coup

by Omoleye Omoruyi The rumours about a potential coup is rattling cages all over Nigeria. National party leader of the ...

RoqeebahMay 18, 2017

The YNaija Cover this evening – the 18th of May

Follow the links below to read these stories and more on YNaija: Tinubu made Buhari president, not you | Reno ...

ItunuoluwaMay 10, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]:”All LGA’s and LCDA’s must be won by APC” Ambode urges APC members

  Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Wednesday charged members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in the State ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 25, 2017

The Thread: Tinubu, Fashola and Ambode have done nothing for Lagos. Here is why

Lagos is the commercial hub of Nigeria. Abuja merely exists for paper pushers. Over the years, people have touted Lagos ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 15, 2017

Opinion: Governor Ambode, Minister Fashola and the nation’s economic capital

by Eniola Opeyemi “In our personal ambitions we are individualists. But in our seeking for economic and political progress as ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 11, 2017

Reno Omokri: One Government, multiple conflicting voices

by Reno Omokri If you are a keen follower of the world of business, you would probably have heard that ...

EditorMarch 3, 2017

“He is certainly not the man for the future” | Insiders speak on a Tinubu presidential bid

Even though Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has come out to deny claims in the media that he has an ambition ...

RoqeebahFebruary 27, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 27th of February

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

RoqeebahFebruary 14, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 14th of February

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

Op-ed EditorFebruary 9, 2017

Today’s Noisemakers: Dogara, Tinubu, Oba of Lagos and others

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

EditorFebruary 7, 2017

Nigerians are still not ready | 5 takeaways from the #IStandWithNigeria protests

by Adeniyi Adelakun 1. Nigerians are still not ready. The temptation is there to dismiss the ‘protesters’ who took to the ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 21, 2017

Opinion: Tinubu- awesome orator, dumb chancellor

by Busari Azeezat “Today, we vow to return LAUTECH to its best self, we can make it better because we ...

RoqeebahDecember 14, 2016

The YNaija Cover this morning – 14th of December

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

Op-ed EditorDecember 1, 2016

Opinion: Tinubu and the ‘rational calculus of war’

by Jideofor Adibe Several of the ideas that flow from On War, the unfinished masterpiece of the 19th century Prussian ...

RoqeebahNovember 28, 2016

[The Presidential Blog] What’s this about dropping Osinbajo?

Honestly, at this point, in this 2016, we know very well not to take the tabloids for it but this ...

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