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Meanwhile, we’re loving the new SaharaReporters site (LOOK)

Meanwhile, we’re loving the new SaharaReporters site (LOOK)

by Kolapo Olapoju Our friends at SaharaReporters have a new website up – and we are loving it! The hard-hitting news platform, which was founded by Omoyele Sowore in 2006, this month launched...

 

Lagosians panic over Ebola report | “It is not true,” hospital tells YNaija (READ)

Lagosians panic over Ebola report | “It is not true,” hospital tells YNaija (READ)

by Kolapo Olapoju A Lagos hospital, First Consultants, Obalende has denied reports that the first case of Ebola virus has been recorded there today, 24 July. A report which alleged that a Liberian...

 

Nigerians are not as poor as you think we are – even the World Bank says so

Nigerians are not as poor as you think we are – even the World Bank says so

by Tunji Andrews The recently announced re-based GDP figures that increased the estimated size of the Nigerian economy has again drawn attention to official poverty statistics. Data from the last...

 

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

Buhari and Bauchi on the same day? What would have been if the Kaduna explosions had found their targets

by Alkasim Abdulkadir The attempts at the lives of Sheikh Dahiru Bauchi and General Muhammadu Buhari would have spelt one thing for Nigeria today. Implosion. The explosions would have set up a...

 

100 days after, will the Chibok girls ever be found? Join the debate

100 days after, will the Chibok girls ever be found? Join the debate

by Emmanuel Chidiogo It is 100 days today since over 200 secondary school girls at Government Girls Secondary School, Chibok, Borno state, were abducted. A few days after the kidnap, the Bring...

 

Opinion: This is how to get the Super Eagles back on track!

Opinion: This is how to get the Super Eagles back on track!

by Folashade Akintayo Granting coach Keshi a new contract for another four years and keeping the group while injecting new blood can only make the team better The prognosis that Nigeria –...

 

First Bank brings PayPal to Nigerians [DETAILS]

First Bank brings PayPal to Nigerians [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju PayPal, one of the world’s leading e-commerce payment platforms that has developed a fast, reliable and secure system, with expansive global operations. PayPal, a popular online...

 

What will you be doing tomorrow? #BringBackOurGirls unveils plans to mark 100 days of missing girls

What will you be doing tomorrow? #BringBackOurGirls unveils plans to mark 100 days of missing girls

by Chi Ibe Tomorrow will make it 100 days since 276 girls were abducted from their school in Chibok, Borno State. 57 escaped, while 219 of these children are yet to return home. It took the Federal...

 

Chelsea drops Mikel

Chelsea drops Mikel

Super Eagles Player Midfielder, Mikel Obi has been dropped for the Europe pre-season playing tour as the team left London for Austria on Monday without him. According to chelsea.fc.com, the likes...

 

Ekene Ngwu: The politics of Levick’s campaign for Nigeria (Y! Politico)

Ekene Ngwu: The politics of Levick’s campaign for Nigeria (Y! Politico)

by Ekene Ngwu Currently, it seems Levick were also contracted to take the heat for the government, but they have succeeded in diverting and dissipating attention and blame. The political narrative...