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YNaija is a Nigerian news website and blog founded by Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams of RED Africa media group. YNaija launched in May 2010 with columnists and various news sources. It offers news, original content and covers politics, business, entertainment, environment, technology, popular media, lifestyle, culture, comedy and healthy living.

In July 2012, YNaija was ranked #5 top blog in the country for 2012, by CPAfrica.

The Y! brand also includes a television show, a radio show and a print magazine. The magazine, Y!, is a 100–150-page monthly publication that initially began as a quarterly.

It has organised events including the #Hashtag Party in July 2011, the YNaija Black Ball, and others.


In 2012, YNaija co-founders Chude Jideonwo and Adebola Williams were included by BusinessDay, in a 40 under 40 list.

In February 2013, Jideonwo and Williams were named in Forbes 30 Under 30: Africa’s Best Young Entrepreneurs.

Nigerian technology and lifestyle blog, CPAfrica named YNaija the #5 Nigerian blog of the year, in 2012.

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