Newsquake

April 15, 2018

Newsquake: From the Sowore/Shittu Saga, Buhari’s Re-election Bid to Chibok Abduction

Hey, our people nna do o! This week was action-packed. I don’t think any week can beat it anytime soon. From the Sowore-Shittu saga, to President […]
April 1, 2018

Newsquake: the MLK controversy, Buhari’s infamous visit to Lagos, PDP’s apology and others

You are welcome to your favourite weekend dish. This week, as always, we break down some of the ground-breaking news this past week: Award or Plaque: […]
March 26, 2018

Nigeria’s 2018 Budget, CBN Relieve, Release of Dapchi Girls and Others

So, the beginning of a new week came and the news of the 2018 budget of the Federal Republic of Nigeria became the biggest story of […]
March 18, 2018

Newsquake: On Imo state succession drama, Buhari’s cancelled Rwanda trip, senators’ jumpo pay, and Ms Osinbajo’s private wedding

Let us start this week with the ongoing political drama – nay, tragicomedy – in Imo state. We have seen great attacks and dribbles that have […]
March 11, 2018

Nigeria To Help Ghana Fight Corruption, UK Plans To Build Prison, and Three Others

Last week was a long week. Luckily, it was also a fun week which means it was a particularly lucrative week for our “amebo ministry” and […]
March 4, 2018

Newsquake: On the Dapchi girls, ex-governors’ pension, Yusuf Buhari, Anthony Joshua’s comments and others

Two days ago, a friend brought it to my attention that the only news that rented the airwaves the past week have been about: Boko Haram, […]
February 25, 2018

Newsquakes: Nigeria fails corruption exam, Rancour in APC, Like Chibok Like Daptchi, and Few others

Nigeria still scores low in corruption Also this week, Transparency International released report that Nigeria is 148 out of 180 in least corrupt country index. Nigeria […]
February 18, 2018

Newsquake: Yahaya Bello Apologizes, Nigeria Export Yams and Three Others

So, some time last week, the Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello made a comment that was misconstrued as being rude not only to the Catholic Bishops, […]
February 11, 2018

The Transverse Newsquake: On Boko Haram, Lagos City Marathon, Dangote Refinery and Akinjide’s Loot Return

As always, the news wave within Nigeria in the past week has been filled with the good, the bad and the awfully ugly. While we had […]
February 5, 2018

The Transverse Newsquakes: Paddy Adenuga Viral Article, Obasanjo’s NGO and Three Others

Drum roll please, In the news this week, there have been hiccups, slight thundering, and downright earthquakes. And because amebo is our work, here we are […]