Tag: youth

April 12, 2013

Ayisha Oshori: This is calling all Nigerian youth – We are the game-changer of 2015

by Ayisha Oshori  There is so much we could and should be doing; instead, much of what we see and ...

April 11, 2013

Michael Orodare: #TFASymposium – Time for change is now (Y! Politico)

by Michael Orodare To prove that we are not cowards like Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers state has described us, ...

April 10, 2013

Ife Adebayo: Nigeria – 2015 and youth participation (Y! Politico)

by Ife Adebayo Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who ...

March 15, 2013

Lai Labode: Letter to Nigerian youth – A new time is coming (Y! Politico)

Now is the time to lift ours country from the depth of cynicism, mediocrity and despair. It is time to ...

March 13, 2013

Japheth Omojuwa: #OccupyNigeria – Fueling the Nigerian awakening for active citizenship (Y! FrontPage)

We cannot continue to throw our empty bowls before the West and expect that we will attain prosperity on their ...

February 10, 2013

3 steps Nigerian youth ought to take to save a sinking nation

by Emeke Ossai In 1985, IBB was the President of Nigeria, and students then were told that they were the ...

February 7, 2013

Opinion: ‘The Green Revolution’ and the realities of today’s youth

by Wale Bakare Oil became the new Agriculture of my generation. Owning an oil block was more worthy than tilling ...

January 13, 2013

“A note of warning to the so-called blogtivists”: Nwachukwu Egbunike replies Mark Amaza

by Nwachukwu Egbunike …Let none of us that assume that being a young blogger makes us the megaphone of this ...

January 9, 2013

Opinion: No, no, no – we are not all PDP

by Raymond Eyo       At the moment, there’s so much rot in the PDP that, other than a ...

December 11, 2012

Tearing down the walls! Thousands of students inspired in Ogun, as The Future Awards takes its national tour outside Lagos

by Chi Ibe   The Central Working Committee for The Future Awards has announced that its annual post-awards school seminars, ...

December 3, 2012

Tope Olofin: The current Nigerian youth are incompetent! Say what? (Y! Superblogger)

There are too many first class degree holders that are out on the street begging for employment, and their flaw ...

November 26, 2012

So much swag: Obama Campaign made a whopping $40 million in profits from selling ‘Obama Swag’

According to CNN, the Obama campaign pocketed a hefty amount of change (if you call $40 million dollars change) due ...

November 13, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: How to get our youth working (YNaija FrontPage)

First, there is quite obviously the silly mindset of a lot of young Nigerians have that certain jobs are beneath ...

November 12, 2012

How the youth vote prevented Mitt Romney from becoming president

by Tyler Kingkade When candidate and party platforms are built upon restricting access to equal rights whether it be marriage, ...

October 7, 2012

Opinion: Ambitious youth on a sinking ship

by Victor Olojo Political parties are the main mechanism for the organization of government and the key channels for maintaining ...

September 12, 2012

Opinion: Between youth and violence

by Emmanuel Onwubiko and Nneka Okonkwo From all indication, youth unemployment is a menace in Nigeria and constitutes a real ...

September 11, 2012

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: Change served from these young streets (YNaija Frontpage)

It’s the dream team, meet the Supreme team And all our eyes green, it only mean one thing You ain’t ...

August 27, 2012

See why they won: Click to read profiles of The Future Awards (TFA) winners

by Isi Esene The Future Awards (TFA) winners this year, as always, produced the best young hands in their chosen ...

July 15, 2012

“We also claim victory in Edo” – PDP Youth Circuit

by Hauwa Gambo If you think it’s only the governor, Adams Oshiomhole who’s ecstatic about the Action Congress of Nigeria’s ...

June 28, 2012

The Future Awards is looking for Science Innovators & Inspiring Young People in Government … Nominations end in 2 days (June 30)

by Hauwa Gambo For the third year in a row, The Future Awards, referred to by the World Bank as ...

June 23, 2012

Photo of the Day: Youth supporting Boko Haram

‘Tunji Alao‏@tunjialao shared this. “Sometimes I wonder how the average Nigerian youth thinks, can a sane person rep BH?”  

May 15, 2012

Respite Cometh! Minister of youth says ‘corpers’ will be paid this week

by Hauwa Gambo The Minister of Youth, Bolaji Abdullahi, who arrived the country from an official assignment abroad yesterday has ...

March 3, 2012

Video: “Searching for creative young minds”- Google calls for entries for 2012 Zeitgeist

by Lekan Olanrewaju Google has announced a search for participants for this year’s edition of its Zeitgeist Young Minds program.  Ten ...

February 23, 2012

Everyone hates Tinapa! 10 takeaways from the Cross River governorship debate

by Emmanuel Osanedum Y! was Media Partner for the country’s first youth-focused gubernatorial debate hosted by EnoughisEnough Nigeria in partnership ...

February 20, 2012

Abdullahi Aborode: “If this government fails, they all failed!”

by Abdullahi Aborode Since the commencement of the 4th republic in 1999 we have been “ruled” by the PDP in ...

OluwapelumiOctober 26, 2011

All hands on deck! Organisation seeks collective effort on combating HIV

Wilfred Okiche The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) is launching CrowdOutAIDS.org, an online collaborative project to crowdsource its ...

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