Social media is one of the most powerful tools for global information dissemination. With the biggest majority now involved on various platforms (64.6 percent of the global population, according to the October 2023 Statista survey), innovations and vital news quickly gain exposure and discussion.
Pere Egbi, a former Big Brother Naija reality contestant, has slammed his fellow housemates for being influenced by their fans and social media. He accused some of the BBNaija stars of running along with their fans' analysis to form a conclusion without further inward analysis. In a post on his official X page on Wednesday,…
Before now, the Federal Government had made various spirited attempts to regulate social media and online platforms.
The Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Gbenga Omotoso, has warned Nigerians against the misuse of social media. Omotoso in his call for caution on the use of social media by Nigerians, noted that, like every human creation, innovation has its inherent dangers that could be toxic. He made the call in his address…
It is no news that social media directly affects our state of mind. Vinton Cerf and Robert Khan who are credited with inventing the Internet probably never considered the psychological impact of their invention. Martin Cooper, who developed the first hand-held phone, also played a part in this by making phones portable, so that we…
Nollywood actress, Tayo Sobola, has urged Nigerian politicians to leverage social media purposefully to disseminate information about their activities and get feedback from the masses.
Worried by the continuous spread of fake news and its effects on the society, media professionals and communications scholars have called for responsible use of social media to prevent the growing cases of fake information.
Eazy Media, the renowned social media giant, has emerged as a leading player in the digital landscape, offering a wide range of services to enhance social media growth for individuals and businesses alike. With a steadfast commitment to authentic engagement, Eazy Media has revolutionized the way people and brands navigate the ever-evolving world of social…
In the era of social media dominance, where the scroll of a thumb can make or break a brand, influencer marketing has become the talk of the digital town. The days of traditional advertisements featuring celebrity endorsements are long gone. Welcome to the age of influencers — individuals who hold the power to sway consumer…
The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) has raised the alarm over a fraudulent employment scheme currently making the rounds online, especially on various social media platforms claiming NIMASA would soon commence “massive recruitment” exercise.
The maiden edition of Social Media Awards (SMA), an event to honour individuals and organisations that have used the social media
Every May 27, the global community celebrates one of its ‘annual rituals’ tagged, ‘the Children’s Day’, aimed at promoting mutual exchange and understanding among children, and secondly to initiate action to promote the ideals of the UN Charter and the welfare of the world’s children.
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Ten Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) directors, heading different departments have officially retired from service, after attaining the mandatory 60 years of age, or 35 years of service.
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French prosecutors have launched an investigation into a "terrorist plot" after a man known to the authorities as a radical Islamist with mental health troubles stabbed a tourist to death and wounded two other people in central Paris at the weekend before being arrested.
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The United States has applauded Nigeria for the efforts it is making to bolster its economy towards ensuring sustainable growth and development.
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Kaduna State Chapter of the Wheat Farmers Association of Nigeria commended the Federal Government on Sunday in Zaria, Kaduna State, for subsidising inputs for dry season wheat farming.
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Extra police patrolled one of South Africa's most violent townships Sunday after a "mob" tied-up and burned to death seven men accused of a crime wave, police and residents said.
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Oke Umurhohwo is an experienced professional in the marketing industry, and he has received recognition as one of Brandcom's 35 under 35 marketing executives. In addition to his professional work, Oke is actively involved in advocating for climate change and environmental sustainability through community engagement. He is also engaged in with a focus on improving…
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No fewer than 74,819 candidates are participating in the ongoing 2023 Senior School Certificate Examination (SSCE) for external candidates nationwide.
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Nigeria is calling for the release of ousted Niger president Mohamed Bazoum and for the military junta to allow him to leave for a third country, its foreign minister said.
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The Kano State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of Tasiu Al’amin-Roba, a Senior Special Assistant (SSA), to Cabinet office and one Abdulkadir Muhammad for alleged diversion of the state’s pallaiatives.