Tuesday, 28th June 2022
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25 Jan 2020
Nigerian soul music artiste Timi Dakolo celebrated himself as he clocked 39 on January 20. The singer took to his Twitter page on Monday to wish himself a happy birthday
22 Jan 2020
Kamaru Usman’s Twitter account was hacked before UFC 246, leading to a series of offensive posts aimed at Conor McGregor and his wife.
11 Jan 2020
In a bid to experiment if money is equivalent to happiness, Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa, who sent the internet reeling with a massive money giveaway last year, is back at it again, pledging to give more than $9 million to randomly-selected Twitter followers who retweet one of his posts. Maezawa is the head of an…
9 Jan 2020
Twitter has announced it will test new ways to limit online abuse by offering users control over who can reply to tweets.
5 Jan 2020
Colin Kaepernick, the former NFL quarterback whose kneeling protests of racial injustice roiled the league, called out US "imperialism" on Twitter
1 Jan 2020
Year 2019 ended in the most dramatic way for Mariah Carey as the American singer's Twitter account was hacked on new year's Eve. The hijacked account which has over 21 million followers was used to post racist and pornographic messages. “Eminem can still hold this p—-” one of the tweet from Carey’s account read. The…
Glory Osei
25 Nov 2019
In what would pass for a memoir, Glory Osei returns to Twitter in the manner of cocky Blaqbonez to spit her fiery “truths”. It should be noted that the series of tweets features the voices of both Glory and her partner, Muyiwa Folorunso. But some Twitteratti think it was the voice of Jacob and hand…
30 Oct 2019
Twitter said Wednesday it would stop accepting political advertising globally on its platform, responding to growing concerns over misinformation from politicians on social media. Chief executive Jack Dorsey tweeted that while internet advertising "is incredibly powerful and very effective for commercial advertisers, that power brings significant risks to politics, where it can be used to…
24 Oct 2019
Twitter shares plunged Thursday after reporting glitches that impacted its ad-targeting ability, pulling down revenue growth in the past quarter.
10 Oct 2019
The Dark mode feature, in recent times, has become widely accepted with the likes of Twitter making it popular and other applications like Google, Microsoft, Apple, and Android all following suit. As the name suggests, these involve adjusting the color scheme of the software to prioritise blacks and dark greys, rather than whites and light…
9 Oct 2019
Twitter on Tuesday apologized after "inadvertently" using phone numbers and email addresses for advertising even though the personal data was provided for account security.
5 Oct 2019
Nigerians are about to have a real-time experience with Jack Dorsey, Twitter's CEO as he prepares for his trip to Nigeria. Jack who announced this on Twitter, one of Nigeria's favourite social media platform, also stated some countries he would be visiting in the African continent this November. The other countries listed are Ethiopia, Ghana,…


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Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has stated that the short time span between the submission of the 2014 National Conference (CONFAB) Report to him and the 2015 election was a major factor in his inability to implement the report. Jonathan also claimed that the defection of the then-Speaker of the House of Representatives, now Sokoto…
18 mins ago
by Titilayo Adewumi, Regional Sales Director for West Africa at SAP LAGOS, Nigeria, 28th June 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- The past few years have been a wake-up call to businesses to speed up their digital transformation efforts and more quickly adopt the technologies needed to deal with disruption.  Business leaders today are digitising with haste, seeking…
1 hour ago
Workers faced record abuse of their labour rights in the past year, from union bans to violence and murder, the International Trade Union Confederation said on Tuesday.
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Scotland's government on Tuesday drew the battle lines for a legal and political tussle with London as it announced plans to hold a second independence referendum on October 19, 2023.
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The European Union's drug regulator said on Tuesday it had started formally reviewing the use of a smallpox vaccine to treat a growing number of cases of monkeypox. Imvanex was authorised by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) in 2013 for smallpox, but its maker, Danish firm Bavarian Nordic, did not apply at the time for…