The YNaija Rankings: Top 10 News Platforms (January – June)…

News outlets are continually engaging in the never-ending struggle of breaking the news first, creating the best content, and attracting the most extensive viewership. There are a plethora of news media platforms in the vast Nigerian online content ecosystem. From the churn, YNaija has collated two separate rankings of the top 10 news media web…

Boko Haram: Northern governors call for investigation into allegation, as...

Following the recent revelation by a presidential candidate on the platform of the African Democratic Congress (ADC) in the 2019 general elections, Dr. Obadiah Mailafiya, that one of the northern governors is the commander of Boko Haram in Nigeria, the Northern Governors Forum has called on security agencies to investigate the allegation. Chairman of the…

Nigerian leaders accused of playing politics with COVID-19…

A volunteer group, Southeast Coronavirus Intervention Network (SCIN) has said that the complacent attitude of some Nigeria leaders have undermined the fight against coronavirus in the country. This was as the group accused the leaders of playing politics with the pandemic, which has left the people to assume that the virus was not real. Nze…

PDP berates Gov Abiodun for not remmitting Ogun workers cooperative...

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Ogun State has called out Governor Dapo Abiodun over his failure to remit 10 months workers’ cooperative deductions. But Gov Abiodun said the inability to do so is because he had to clear the backlog of unpaid salary deductions he met on assumption of office, stressing that COVID-19 pandemic…

We’ll only invest in Anambra if best governor emerges –...

Indigenes of Anambra State residents in the United States of America (USA), under the aegis of Anambra Diaspora Forum USA (ADF-USA) say they are ready to invest in the development of Anambra State if the right governor emerges. The group also said it is ready to get involved in politics to ensure that the right…

Boko Haram: DSS should invite El-Rufai not Obadiah – Omokri...

Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Wednesday berated the Department of State Services, DSS, for inviting Mailafia Obadiah, former presidential candidate of the African Democratic Congress, ADC, over his revelation on Boko Haram. Obadiah, a former deputy governor of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, has revealed that Boko Haram insurgents are…

Regina Daniels’ mother gets PDP appointment…

Rita Daniels, the mother of popular Nollywood actress, Regina Daniels has been appointed as the State Assistant Treasurer of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Delta State. Daniels shared the news on her Instagram page. She appreciated the Delta State governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, as well as her son-in-law and politician, Prince Ned Nwoko for supporting…

PDP national leadership swears in Enugu State EXCO…

The national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has sworn in the newly reelected chairman of the party in Enugu State, Hon. Augustine Nnamani and other 38 members of the State Executives (EXCO) who were also elected during the party’s state congress, held in Enugu, on August 8, 2020. The oath of office was…

Fani-Kayode threatens to dump PDP alongside Gov Ayade, vows party...

Femi Fani-Kayode, a former Minister of Aviation, has threatened to dump the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, if the party structure in Cross River State is taken away from Governor Ben Ayade. Fani-Kayode said it would be a big mistake for the PDP National Working Committee, NWC, to come to such a conclusion. According to him,…

INEC fixes date to conduct all pending by-elections…

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says it has fixed Oct. 31 for the conduct of the 12 pending constituencies by-elections in the country. The commission disclosed this in a statement by INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee, Mr Festus Okoye, in Abuja on Tuesday. He said that the commission would…

Real Madrid make u-turn over Dani Ceballos stay at Arsenal…

Real Madrid have made a u-turn over midfielder, Dani Ceballos’s stay at Arsenal. Zinedine Zidane’s side initially wanted Ceballos to extend his loan at Arsenal, but Real Madrid’s hierarchy now wants to keep the Spaniard for their pre-season campaign instead of loaning him out again to the Gunners. Ceballos impressed in his final few months…

Buhari has done well for Ndigbo than any past govt...

A socio-political group, South East Supports Groups (SESG), has stated that the gains so far recorded by President Muhammadu Buhari-led federal government particularly in South East zone, has superseded that of the past administrations since Nigeria’s assumption of democratic government. The group posited that the president has demonstrated his love for the region by appointing…