Archive for: Debate

Pat Utomi: APC and the myth of sameness

Pat Utomi: APC and the myth of sameness

by Pat Utomi There are, in one orientation, or tendency in APC, people like myself who are more interested in principles, systems, values and institutions that shape human progress. Our path...

 

4 things girlfriends ALWAYS lie about

4 things girlfriends ALWAYS lie about

by Akash Ruia  Ask any woman how much she weighs (even though this topic is taboo for women) and if she chooses to answer you, she’ll say, “50 kgs.” I’m left wondering that if all the...

 

Tunde Fagbenle: The debate continues on the need for a National Conference

Tunde Fagbenle: The debate continues on the need for a National Conference

by Tunde Fagbenle “A collection of independent native states, separated from one another by great distances, differences of history and traditions, and by ethnological, racial, tribal, social...

 

Pregnant? Naaa!: Nollywood sweetheart, Genevieve Nnaji sparks debate with (interesting) picture (LOOK)

Pregnant? Naaa!: Nollywood sweetheart, Genevieve Nnaji sparks debate with (interesting) picture (LOOK)

by Akan Ido Nollywood sweetheart, Genevieve Nnaji posted a photo of herself on Instagram recently wearing a casual outfit and effortlessly looking chic. Her outfit has, however, drew the attention...

 

Opinion: I shed hot tears for Nigeria’s future

Opinion: I shed hot tears for Nigeria’s future

by Akan Imoh Our students are at home, our poor lecturers are hungry, yet it is the least of worries for those in power. How can the education of our future leaders be important when there are...

 

Mondiu Jaiyesimi: A note on the UK’s shale gas debate (Y! Policy Hub)

Mondiu Jaiyesimi: A note on the UK’s shale gas debate (Y! Policy Hub)

by Mondiu Jaiyesimi Another key consideration is the public acceptance of shale gas drilling. It is still unclear how this will impact on the development of the industry when drilling begins...

 

Simon Kolawole: Amnesty for Boko Haram – Let’s have the debate we badly need

Simon Kolawole: Amnesty for Boko Haram – Let’s have the debate we badly need

by Simon Kolawole For me, the issue now is not whether or not to grant amnesty and employ dialogue to put an end to this bloodshed. History, dare I say, has perfected a way of repeating itself....

 

“The smartest guys in the room!”: We present the hot new YNaija2015 ad campaign (LOOK)

“The smartest guys in the room!”: We present the hot new YNaija2015 ad campaign (LOOK)

by Isi Esene The quality of political leadership is defined by the quality of participation and engagement with the political process. Credible candidates, a vibrant media and an active and...

 

Opinion: When it comes to the hair debate, I am all for Chimamanda Adichie

Opinion: When it comes to the hair debate, I am all for Chimamanda Adichie

by Lillian Chioma Nwosu Adichie is not advocating some kind of hair monkhood, she is advocating the acceptability of our own hair as a valid and beautiful choice, even if alongside foreign-...

 

Opinion: Despite CNN selling gay marriage, I am still against it – This is why

Opinion: Despite CNN selling gay marriage, I am still against it – This is why

by Olumuyiwa Ayoola    No matter how physically built a woman can be, she cannot play the role of a man same with a man. Irrespective of how well you can twist your waist, it will still...