Monday, 2nd October 2023


27 Sep
Napoli admin on TikTok recently disrespected Victor Osimhen by trolling him over his call for the penalty he missed in a 0-0 draw with Bologna in a Serie A match last weekend.
20 Sep
An Indonesian court has sentenced a woman to two years in prison and handed her a heavy fine after she recited an Islamic prayer before eating pork in a viral TikTok video widely criticised in the Muslim-majority country. Lina Mukherjee, 33, was found guilty of "spreading information aimed at inciting hatred against religious individuals and…
5 Sep
The Chinese-owned social media platform TikTok said on Tuesday it had opened a long-promised data centre in Ireland, as it tries to calm fears in Europe over data privacy.
30 Aug
Tech titans, including TikTok and Twitter, failed to effectively tackle Russian disinformation online during the first year of the war in Ukraine, according to a study published Wednesday by the EU. The European Union has previously warned against online manipulation and interference by Russia targeting the European internet in the wake of Moscow's invasion of…
30 Aug
Kyrgyzstan said Wednesday it planned to ban the popular video-sharing platform TikTok after the Central Asian country accused the app of "causing addiction" among children and affecting their mental health. The Central Asian country's culture ministry said in a statement it had received "frequent messages" from organisations expressing concern about the app's "harmful effects". "It…
24 Aug
TikTok has agreed to moderate content on its app in Kenya, the country's presidency said Thursday, days after parliament received a petition to ban the popular video-sharing platform.
21 Aug
Somalia has banned TikTok, messaging app Telegram and online-betting website 1XBet to limit the spread of indecent content and propaganda, its communications minister said.
2 Aug
Senegal on Wednesday suspended TikTok, saying the video-sharing platform had been used to fan violence sparked by the detention of opposition figure Ousmane Sonko. Authorities had already cut mobile data access on Monday, with several human rights groups denouncing the measure -- as well as the dissolution of Sonko's party. "The TikTok application is the…
23 Jul
Since its meteoric rise to popularity in 2020, TikTok has grown to be the social media platform of the moment in Nigeria, drawing an audience of over 15 million people. As the platform becomes a ubiquitous part of the Nigerian social media experience, a group of media-savvy users has also risen to popularity. One of…
16 Jul
In the vast landscape of social media, few stars shine as brightly as Ayeni Shadrack Olanipekun, affectionately known as Shadykarz. The Nigerian singer-songwriter has become a viral sensation on TikTok, captivating audiences with his soulful voice, creative promotional tactics, and heartwarming surprises for fans. With a staggering following of over 600k on TikTok alone, Shadykarz…
23 Jun
The Kaduna Zonal Command of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has secured the conviction of TikTok music celebrity, Crown Uzama, and five others before Justice A. Isiaka on separate one count charges bordering on criminal impersonation, offences contrary to Sections 142 (1), 57 and 308 of the Kaduna Penal Code Law, 2017 and punishable under Section 309 of the same Law.
21 Jun
The likes of Apple, Microsoft and TikTok lead the list of TIME's 100 Most Influential Companies for the year 2023 which was released by the Magazine on Wednesday. This year's edition is the third annual TIME100 Most Influential Companies list with TIME Magazine highlighting businesses and leaders shaping the world's future. The 2023 issue features…


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Managing Director of Bullion Go-Neat Global Limited, Ambassador Olufemi Ajadi, has urged the Federal Government to checkmate inflation in the country as a way of making life more meaningful for the masses. Ajadi whose company produces Coco Samba herbal drinks and assorted gins, gave the advice while delivering an independence anniversary appeal to the Federal…
22 mins ago
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), has declared additional over N16 billion as liquidation dividend to be paid to depositors, creditors and shareholders of 20 banks in-liquidation.
32 mins ago
The Police Command in Taraba on Monday confirmed the electrocution of a family of four around Dinyavo area of Jalingo, the state capital.
1 hour ago
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has announced that it has obtained an arrest warrant and initiated extradition proceedings for the trial of a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, in Nigeria.
1 hour ago
Studying abroad can bе a lifе-changing еxpеriеncе, but thе cost can oftеn bе a barriеr. Howеvеr, thеrе arе numеrous scholarships and financial aid opportunitiеs availablе to hеlp you turn your drеam of studying abroad into a rеality. In this articlе, wе will еxplorе ten options for funding your intеrnational еducation and providе valuablе insights into scholarships and financial aid programs.
2 hours ago
In the vibrant landscape of Nigerian beauty, two iconic elements have consistently stood out as symbols of tradition, elegance, and cultural identity: gele and beadwork. Gele, the intricately tied headwrap, and beadwork, the art of adorning oneself with beautifully crafted beads, play a pivotal role in celebrating Nigerian heritage. In this beauty guide, we delve…
2 hours ago
Global best practices require that close attention be paid, not only to maximizing profits but also to the corporation's response to the upliftment of the environment and the larger society, thus the need for organizations to be vibrant in giving back to the society through Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects.
2 hours ago
As Nigeria celebrates its independence, what better way to honour the occasion than by incorporating the nation's vibrant green colour into your fashion choices? Green represents the lush landscapes, rich culture, and hope for a brighter future. Here are fabulous ways to infuse green into your wardrobe to celebrate this significant day in style. 1.…
2 hours ago
The Kogi State All Progressives Congress Governorship Campaign Council has called on security agencies to fish out those responsible for the unfortunate killing of a harmless female supporter of the party in Kotonkarfe Local Government Area of Kogi State and bring them to book to serve as deterrent to other criminals.
3 hours ago
Youths and civil society organisations under the aegis of Rising-Up for a United Nigeria (RUN) have called on President Bola Ahmed Tinubu to remain focused and not be distracted by the antics of the opposition political parties in the country. At a rally at the Unity Fountain, Abuja as part of celebration to mark this…