Friday, 23rd February 2024

Beyoncé and Ronaldo among those to lose Twitter blue check in purge

21 Apr 2023
Twitter has removed its verification status for users with its blue tick after its announcements of its charges. Taking to Twitter, popular Nigerian actress, Funke Akindele, also known as Jeniffa has reacted to this; she said in her short Tweet, "Ha!! Blue Tick!! O ma se o!! Oju a tun ra ri…." translated this:…


President Joe Biden had a private, emotional meeting with the widow and daughter of Alexei Navalny in California on Thursday, as his administration announced fresh sanctions against Russia over the death of the Kremlin opposition leader.
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No one can dispute the fact that Nigerians are going through harrowing times. The digital channels, namely Twitter, Face Book, WhatsApp, SMS, name them, fill platforms with lamentations of hard times.
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Sir: Whatever needs to be done, Nigeria’s state governments should begin a programme aimed at discovering and assisting the highly brilliant students in public secondary schools especially in the area of scholarships as done in the distant past.
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Reported hitches, irregularities and voter apathy in the February 3, 2024 by-elections and re-run polls in three senatorial districts, 17 federal and 28 state constituencies across the country are neither positive signals of progress in the electoral system nor cheering indicators of democratic consolidation.
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Penultimate Thursday at Karsana, a suburb of Abuja, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu performed the groundbreaking ceremony of the pilot phase of his ambitious housing project tagged Renewed Hope Cities and Estates Development Programme.
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The anti-GM activists referred to Cry1Ab as a failed technology because of the occurrence of insect resistance to MON810 in South Africa.
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The World Day of Social Justice marked two days ago serves as a stark reminder that achieving fairness and equity is the bedrock of every society.
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When the news that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu of Nigeria would be at the AFCON final drew toward me in the midnight of my meditation relating to the destiny of our country with respect to its current destitute, I was peculiarly and particularly happy.
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Former governor of Bauchi State, Isa Yuguda, has accused banks of contributing to the destruction of Nigeria's economy. Speaking on Channels Television's programme, Sunrise Daily, on Thursday, Yuguda said most bankers in Nigeria are only interested in making and do not care about the country. "From my own experience, I left the banking industry in…