Monday, 29th November 2021
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30 Jun
The United States has condemned the continuous suspension of Twitter adding that such action ‘has no place in a democracy.’ That, ‘freedom of expression and access to information both online
29 Jun
A Hindu group has filed a complaint with police against Twitter’s country head for showing regions outside a map of India on its website. A map on Twitter’s careers page showed the Indian-administered Kashmir region, including the Himalayan enclave of Ladakh, outside India. The disputed region is claimed by both India and Pakistan. That provoked…
29 Jun
Indian police have filed preliminary charges against senior Twitter officials over an inaccurate map of the country, an official said Tuesday, in the latest escalation between the US firm and New Delhi.
27 Jun
When the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration first announced that it was placing a temporary ban on Twitter on June 4, it was the subject of ‘cruise and light banter’ for many Nigerian tweeps (Twitter users). However, the reality that the government was standing by its decision dawned on Nigerian when by midnight of June 5,…
23 Jun
Twitter has announced that a small number of users in the United States will get to test new features letting fans pay for special access to online content. The microblogging platform on Tuesday began accepting applications from US Twitter users interested in trying to make money from "Ticketed Spaces" or "Super Follows". "Ticketed Spaces helps you…
23 Jun
Nigeria's minister of information Lai Mohammed has insisted that there are laws backing the suspension of micro-blogging platform, Twitter, in Nigeria. The Nigerian government suspended Twitter’s operations earlier in June after the social media platform deleted a tweet by Buhari for breaching the site’s rules. But the Nigerian government insisted the suspension was a matter…
23 Jun
Eighteen days after the micro-blogging platform, Twitter, was suspended in Nigeria, the Federal Government insists operation of Twitter in the country’s social media space “is not legally permissible.”
22 Jun
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Nigerian Government's team to engage with Twitter over the recent suspension of the operations of the social media platform in the country. The team which would be chaired by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed also comprises the Attorney General of the Federation…
22 Jun
Nigerian government is angry with Twitter, a global micro-blogging site. Her anger stems from the fact that Twitter took down a tweet by President Muhammadu Buhari, which it considered offensive...
21 Jun
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court Abuja against the Federal Government and Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed
21 Jun
The latest on the needless and embarrassing saga of the Nigerian government versus Twitter is that the former has been served with the notice of hearing tomorrow in the case filed jointly
15 Jun
The Deputy Vice Chancellor for Academic, Research, Innovation and Strategic Partnerships (ARISP) at Afe Babalola University, Ado Ekiti (ABUAD), Prof. Damilola Olawuyi (SAN),


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The All Progressives Congress (APC) has denied zoning its national chairmanship to the North Central. Sen. James Akpanudoedehe, the National Secretary, APC Caretaker and Extra-ordinary Convention Planning Committee (CECPC) said this on Monday in Abuja when he spoke with newsmen. Akpanudoedehe was reacting to a media report that the party had zoned the position to…
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State Government has reduced workdays for public servants to four days with effect from December 1.
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Infection rates of HIV are not slowing fast enough to reach the goal of eradicating AIDS by 2030, a report by the United Nations group to fight the disease said Monday.
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Nigeria recorded one COVID-19 death on Sunday.
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Neymar is expected to be sidelined for between six and eight weeks after sustaining ligament damage to his left ankle, Paris Saint-Germain said on Monday.