Category: Satire

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 15, 2021

The #YNaijaCover: The ‘Pigeons have come home to roost’ | #ArmedForcesRemembranceDay2021

For thousand of years, white doves or pigeons release is known to be a popular custom in many cultures and world ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 14, 2021

Mortal sin?: Adamu Garba’s Crowee faces acceptability ‘wahala’ on the streets of Twitter | The #YNaijaCover

When Music Journalist, Joey Akan, on Wednesday, highlighted the possible chance of blogging platform, Crowee, gaining acceptance among young Nigerians, ...

Ado AminuJanuary 13, 2021

The Chronicles of Tunde Ednut; punished at the ‘mark’ | The #YNaijaCover

Celebrity blogger, Tunde Ednut, has been suspended by Instagram for the second time in the space of a month. He ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 12, 2021

Eyes of the Gods: What can Mr. President see that mortal Nigerians can’t? | The #YNaijaCover

“It is because he is seeing things that critics are not seeing. He is seeing things most people don’t see.” ...

Ado AminuJanuary 11, 2021

Labour Prefect, Apologies; Deputy Labour Minister launches Special Public Works Programme | The #YNaijaCover

The term ‘tone-deaf’ might very well have been forged in the same cauldron that produced Nigeria’s perennially dysfunctional leading class. ...

Chinedu OkaforNovember 11, 2020

Public official allegedly spent N2.2bn on prayers for Nigeria; why do you still pray for free?

If the headline above got you scratching your head in confusion and disbelief or doubting your own sanity, we wouldn’t ...

Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 21, 2020

Adieu APC? Senator Okorocha ‘reveals’ shocking state of party, following Obaseki’s victory | #TheYNaijaCover

The highly anticipated Edo election just came to a close over the weekend, with Governor Godwin Obaseki emerging victorious and ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 26, 2020

The FFK ‘Short Circuit’ may not be a one-off afterall | The #YNaijaCover

Critic and former Aviation minister, Femi Fani-Kayode, has come under heavy criticism by Nigerians including the Nigerian Union of Journalists ...

Op-Ed EditorJuly 3, 2020

Nigerian Law School “empowers” unknown cleaner with N32m | The #YNaijaCover

News broke out today the Nigerian Law School paid N32 million illegally into the account of an unnamed cleaner over ...

Op-Ed EditorJune 30, 2020

Governor Wike writes Buhari shocking love poem | The YNaijaCover

Nyesom Wike, governor of Rivers, recently invited President Muhammadu Buhari for a state visit. This is coming after the Federal ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJune 19, 2020

Magu reportedly marked down for ‘Mago Mago’ | The #YNaijaCover

Social media timelines in Nigeria were this Friday flooded with news about what may be an imminent sack of the ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 26, 2020

COVID-19: Nigeria Airforce embarks on rescue mission | The #YNaijaCover

On today’s Cover, he Nigerian Airforce (NAF) produced locally-made ventilators as its contribution to national efforts towards fighting coronvirus. The ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 25, 2020

Abba Kyari: Secrets fall apart | The #YNaijaCover

President Buhari has reportedly directed his new Chief of Staff, Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, to cancell all appointments and approval by ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 22, 2020

Burna ‘obstructs’ unity vibes for 30BG and WizkidFC | The #YNaijaCover

Lots of reactions have trailed the rather cryptic Instagram posts from Burna Boy, which is believed to be in response ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 20, 2020

Doctors on ‘revenge mission’ over arrest of colleagues | The #YNaijaCover

In today’s YNaija Cover, the Lagos state chapter of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) issued a sit-at-home directive to its ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 18, 2020

Femi Adesina ‘incurs wrath’ of Nigerians | The #YNaijaCover

Femi Adesina, the special adviser on media and publicity to the Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari disputed the claim that the ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 13, 2020

COVID-19: NAFDAC speaks on ‘audio vaccines’ in Nigeria | The #YNaijaCover

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has said that it received only one application from ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 8, 2020

Orji Uzor Kalu: Freed at last or free from the beginning? | The #YNaijaCover

Former Abia governor, Orji Uzor Kalu has been freed from the Nigerian correctional facility in Kuje, Abuja this morning. The ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 7, 2020

JUTH engages COVID-19 in ‘kalo-kalo’ battle | The #YNaijaCover

25 doctors working with the Jos University Teaching Hospital in Plateau have been sacked by the management of the health ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 23, 2020

$21,000 Palaver featuring Pete Edochie, Interview gone wrong | Funny Tweets we saw from Nigerians today

Every day on the Nigerian internet, there are people who keep our eyes glued to our phone screens as we ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 13, 2020

Pastor Chris explains ‘real’ position on 5G. A new rhapsody? | The #YNaijaCover

Founder of Christ Embassy, Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, has backtracked on his claim that the introduction of 5G networks was responsible ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 8, 2020

Treasury House Fire: Could it be what we are thinking? | The #YNaijaCover

There was a fire outbreak today at the headquarters of the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation, also known ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 7, 2020

Did WHO really react to Pastor Chris and Dino Melaye’s vaccine theories? | The #YNaijaCover

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has dispelled rumors that Africa will be used as a testing ground for COVID-19 vaccine. ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 2, 2020

Akwa Ibom mistook COVID-19 results for number of votes? | The #YNaija Cover

The headquarters of Nollywood may be moving to Uyo in the next few days if the action of the state ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 30, 2020

COVID-19: ‘Corona times deserve colonial measures’ | The #YNaijaCover

If you don’t know we are in interesting times, you probably may have been in a cave for the last ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 27, 2020

On top COVID-19, the U.S. is ‘threatening’ the Nigerian health sector | The #YNaijaCover

To combat the COVID-19 crisis in the U,S., the American government has advised medical professionals with approved immigration petition to ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqMarch 25, 2020

Do we have a new President or what’s up with this new memo? | The #YNaijaCover

It’s exactly one month today since the index case of the novel Coronavirus(COVID-19) came into the country, signalling what would ...

Op-Ed EditorMarch 24, 2020

Abba Kyari tests positive for COVID-19 | The #YNaijaCover

According to reports, the chief of staff to the president Abba kyari has tested positive for the corona virus. President ...

EditorFebruary 19, 2020

Journalists are trying to take over the government in Cross River; they need support

Agba Jalingo, one of several journalists and prisoners of conscience, was released on bail on Cross River State yesterday after ...

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