Archive for: Abuja

Opinion: How to protect ourselves against Boko Haram bombings

Opinion: How to protect ourselves against Boko Haram bombings

by Bamidele Ademola-Olateju These are signs you must look for in people as you frequent densely populated public places. Be alert and be aware of your surroundings. Citizen action can help prevent...

 

#AbujaBombBlast: ‘I saw people’s flesh flying’ – Survivor speaks

#AbujaBombBlast: ‘I saw people’s flesh flying’ – Survivor speaks

by Oge Okonkwo Chima Okere, is one of the survivors of the twin bomb blast which occurred earlier today at Nyanya bus station, Abuja which killed scores of people. Mr. Okere a businessman who...

 

Like royalty: Pres. Jonathan looks REGAL at his daughter’s wedding in Abuja (PHOTOS)

Like royalty: Pres. Jonathan looks REGAL at his daughter’s wedding in Abuja (PHOTOS)

by Akan Ido President Goodluck Jonathan today gave his daughter’s hand out in marriage and he did so in style. His daughter, Faith Sakwe got married to Edward Godswill Osim at the Abuja...

 

#NISProtest: Oby Ezekwesili will NOT stop tweeting until Omojuwa is released (See tweets)

#NISProtest: Oby Ezekwesili will NOT stop tweeting until Omojuwa is released (See tweets)

by Isi Esene Former minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has gone on Twitter to demand the release of Japheth Omojuwa, the YNaija FrontPage columnist who was earlier today arrested by the police...

 

YNaija columnist, Japheth Omojuwa arrested in Abuja over #NISProtest

YNaija columnist, Japheth Omojuwa arrested in Abuja over #NISProtest

by Isi Esene YNaija FrontPage columnist and social media influencer, Japheth Omojuwa has been arrested by the police in Abuja. Omojuwa had been at the office of the minister of internal affairs,...

 

Opinion: An open letter to the Jonatithes

Opinion: An open letter to the Jonatithes

by Ose Oyamendan-Eimakhu By the way, I hope you like the way I addressed you. It was a tough thing to coin. I have no clue how to address you. The Senators are called distinguished, the house...

 

‘I am well now and ready for the National Confab’ – Dora Akunyili opens up on illness (Report)

‘I am well now and ready for the National Confab’ – Dora Akunyili opens up on illness (Report)

by Akan Ido After months of speculation about Dr. Dora Akunyili’s health condition, the former Information Minister and NAFDAC Director General has finally responded to the rumours. In...

 

#NISstampede: FG cancels Immigration recruitment exercise

#NISstampede: FG cancels Immigration recruitment exercise

by ‘Jola Sotubo Perhaps in an attempt to make amends for the deaths of job seekers at the recently conducted Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) recruitment exercise, the federal government...

 

‘Ordinary’ Ahmed Isah: Meet the fiery man who is shaking Abuja up with ‘Brekete’ (YNaija Long Read)

‘Ordinary’ Ahmed Isah: Meet the fiery man who is shaking Abuja up with ‘Brekete’ (YNaija Long Read)

by Eromo Egbejule One man and his select army of fellow minded people are shaking things up in Abuja. It is 8:35am on a dusty Friday morning in Mpape Hills, Abuja and a restive crowd—all...

 

For the Record: Pres. Jonathan’s remarks at the inauguration of the National Conference

For the Record: Pres. Jonathan’s remarks at the inauguration of the National Conference

Jonathan Goodluck by Isi Esene President Goodluck Jonathan earlier today declared open the National Conference at the National Judicial Institute, Abuja. Below is a transcript of Inauguration...