Archive for 'Issues'
Posted on 15. Dec, 2011 by Omega Eee.
We at streetnaij wish to apologise to our energetic followers and fans for the temporary closure and suspension of activities. We have missed researching and feeding you with the latest. However, the good news is that Streetnaij is coming back with a bang. Streetnaij is currently going through restructuring and we are working hard to [...]
Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by Pappy Dee.
COOL2VOTE is a non-profit, non-partisan campaign aimed at mobilising young Nigerians of voting age to REGISTER to vote, VOTE at the polls, and DEFEND their votes at the 2011 elections and beyond.
Born in the throes of electoral decadence, COOL2VOTE Nigeria has set out to use the power of new social media and technology to capture [...]
Posted on 16. Jul, 2010 by Pappy Dee.
If you are not aware already, nude pictures of Mo-hits sensation Wande Coal were circulated yesterday via social networking site ‘Twitter”.The pictures are so unflattering that I will not even post the link to this article.When I saw the pictures , I wondered to myself ,who would perpetrate such an act against Wande [...]
Posted on 04. Jul, 2010 by Pappy Dee.
Yes my fellow Nigerians and supporters of the Super Eagles have you recovered from that abysmal outing in South Africa by the Super Eagles ? It might also have also been hard to swallow the fact that our neighbours the Black Stars churned out performances we could not even fathom [...]
Posted on 23. Apr, 2010 by The Muse.
I would like to start off this article with a song I heard recently heard on the underground by Dagrin. I am not sure when this track was recorded but I believe it sets the right tone for this piece.
If I Die - Dagrin
The first I heard of Dagrin was listening to his [...]
Posted on 22. Apr, 2010 by Omega Eee.
They said he is a cool dude. I say he is nice and friendly. I refuse the word “was” cause Dagrin Lives in the industry. He came in with something different. Without a doubt Dagrin was and is the CEO of Nigerian music. His flows represented those that had no voice hence he called himself “Barack-Ogreen” cause he was the voice of the street. Hearing his death, I had to ring up tens of close pals to confirm cause it was too difficult to believe. To be honest I am in tears while I write this short poem from a sketchy mind as a tribute to a close friend of mine and Streetnaij titled “Nature A Cheat” By Me…
Posted on 20. Apr, 2010 by The Muse.
Acting President Goodluck Jonathan was recently interviewed by Christiane Amanpour of CNN. In this very insightful interview we get a bit of an understanding of the personality of Goodluck Jonathan. Christiane Amanpour asks him about a few important but pressing issues including his inability to see the President President Umaru Musa Yar ‘Adua since his [...]
Posted on 10. Apr, 2010 by Pappy Dee.
M.I has announced today that he will no longer be releasing his highly anticipated 3rd studio album dubbed the MI2 project. This will come as a disappointment to many fans of the Naija hip hop scene including yours truly . Instead Mr Incredible stated today that he will be taking the MI2 project [...]
Posted on 05. Apr, 2010 by The Muse.
In the last couple of weeks, I have battled to decide whether or not to subject you to what the you are about to see. We are living in a world where bad things only happen to other people, never to us, always to them. But we couldn’t be further from the truth [...]
Posted on 26. Mar, 2010 by The Muse.
With the world cup fever becoming increasingly frenetic with each day that passes and many fans of the sport eagerly awaiting the first ever tournament to be hosted on the African continent (South Africa, just in case you don’t know), I thought I would share this insightful piece on the state of the game [...]
Posted on 17. Mar, 2010 by The Muse.
FEBRUARY 4, 2010: Minister of Information and Communications, Professor Dora Akunyili, may have resubmitted her memo calling for the invocation of Section 145 of the 1999 Constitution to declare President Umaru Yar’Adua medically unfit to govern for deliberation at next Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting.
FEBRUARY 9, 2010: Acceptance Speech by His Excellency, Dr Goodluck Ebele [...]
Posted on 16. Mar, 2010 by The Muse.
Yinka Shonibare (MBE) is a 2004 Turner Prize nominee. He is a Nigerian contemporary artist living in Britain and he will be unveiling his ‘Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle’ on London’s Fourth Plinth on Monday 24th May. Please watch the video to find out more.
Posted on 16. Mar, 2010 by The Muse.
NOVEMBER 22, 2009: President Umaru Yar’Adua leaves Nigeria for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for medical check-up.
NOVEMBER 26, 2009: President Umaru Yar’Adua is still absent and is therefore unable to read his budget proposal to the national assembly. It was the first time since the commencement of the Fourth Republic [...]
Posted on 26. Feb, 2010 by Olaiya Tolufashe.
Ofunneka Amanda Molokwu, Nigeria’s representative at, and first Runner-up of Big Brother Africa (2007) is bringing her social-responsibility to being as she holds a Book Party in VGC Lagos, on Sunday, February 28, and renowned motivational speaker, Fela Durotoye and award winning Kaine Agary are some of the personalities expected to ‘Party’ with participants at [...]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2010 by Pappy Dee.
Yes ooo people! Microsoft and EFCC have stepped up their attempts in the seemingly never -ending battle against cyber-crime.A recent report by the Internet Crime Complaint Center (ICCC) ranks Nigeria third (after the USA and UK) in the global list of countries with the highest rate of cybercrimes.
In a bid to provide a credible response [...]