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Donald Trump Commends Nigeria’s Twitter Ban, Encourages Other Countries to Emulate Same
Donald Trump Commends Nigeria’s Twitter ...

Donald Trump Commends Nigeria’s Twitter Ban, Encourages Other Countries to ...

Erstwhile President of the United States of America, Donald Trump has lauded Nigeria for banning Twitter, urging more countries to do the same. The Federal Government of Nigeria on Friday last week announced the Twitter ban after the app took down a controversial tweet by President Muhammadu... read more »

El-Rufai Boasts of Nigeria’s Twitter Ban in a Tweet
El-Rufai Boasts of Nigeria’s Twitter Ban...

El-Rufai Boasts of Nigeria’s Twitter Ban in a Tweet

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has praised the country’s suspension of access to Twitter in a tweet posted on Sunday. The governor said that Nigeria has taught the United States lesson in how to deal with big tech tyranny. His tweet was in defilement of an order by the Attorney-General... read more »

Shoot At Sight Order Still in Force - Buhari
Why FG Suspended Twitter – Presidency

Why FG Suspended Twitter – Presidency

The Presidency has explained that the decision to ban Twitter access in Nigeria temporarily was not just informed by the recent deletion of President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet by the microblogging platform. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed announced the suspension of Twitter on... read more »

 Post Title   Separator   Site Title  Buhari Govt Has Very Thin Skin for Criticism, Ozekhome Says as he Reacts to Twitter Ban
Twitter Ban: Buhari Govt Has Very Thin S...

Twitter Ban: Buhari Govt Has Very Thin Skin for Criticism – Ozekhome

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has said he was not shocked by the decision of the Federal Government to suspend access to Twitter, saying the President Muhammadu Buhari administration has a penchant for not tolerating punches, but delights in always giving punches to adversaries, real or... read more »

Nigerians to Submit Phone IDs from July – NCC
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Nigerians to Submit Phone IDs from July – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, has announced that Nigerians will be required to submit the International Mobile Equipment Identity, IMEI, of their mobile phones to the regulatory body with effect from July. This was contained in the commission’s Revised National Identity Policy for... read more »

SERAP Chides NBC, Issues 48 Hours Ultimatum Over ChannelsTV Suspension

SERAP Chides NBC, Issues 48 Hours Ultimatum Over ChannelsTV Suspension

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has issued a 48 hours ultimatum to the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC, to reverse what it described as the... read more »

Ezekwesili Threatens to Sue Omojuwa

Ezekwesili Threatens to Sue Omojuwa

A former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili, has threatened to sue a blogger and social media influencer, Japheth Omojuwa, for alleged impersonation. Ezekwesili, in a letter by her... read more »

MTN snubs Banks, links 77 Million Subscribers to Fintech Platforms

MTN snubs Banks, links 77 Million Subscribers to Fintech Platforms

MTN customers in Nigeria now have alternative electronic payment platforms to recharge their phones as the mobile network operator on Saturday announced that customers can recharge airtime... read more »

Court Orders Extension of NIN Enrolment by Two Months

Court Orders Extension of NIN Enrolment by Two Months

A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has ordered the extension of the deadline for National Identity Number enrolment by two months with effect from Tuesday, March 23, 2021. The extension... read more »

Our CCTV Cameras Not For Watching Students’ Nakedness – FCET Lagos

Our CCTV Cameras Not For Watching Students’ Nakedness – FCET Lago...

The management of the Federal College of Education (Technical), Akoka, Lagos State has debunked a publication by a Nigerian newspaper, ThisDay, which claimed that the institution’s management... read more »