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Reps Minority Caucus Condemns Twitter Suspension

The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has condemned in its entirety, the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria by the Federal Government. The Caucus described the suspension as a clear violation of freedom of speech and other democratic rights and tenets as provided by the 1999 Constitution. In a statement issued today by the […]

FG Orders Prosecution Of Nigerians Using Twitter

Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mr Abubakar Malami, has ordered the nation’s Director of Public Prosecution to begin immediate prosecution of those who violate the Federal Government’s order suspending Twitter operations in Nigeria. Mr Malami’s Spokesman, Mr Umar Gwandu disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, June 5, 2021. The Federal Government […]

Seven Killed As Military Aircraft Crashes In Abuja Airport

Seven persons have been killed after a Military aircraft crashed a few yards off the runway at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport in Abuja.  Confirming the incident on Sunday, February 21, 2021, the Nigerian Air Force (NAF) spokesman, Air Vice Marshal Ibikunle Daramola stated that the Beechcraft KingAir B350i aircraft crashed while returning to Abuja Airport […]

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Scammers Use Ailing Teenagers’ Pictures To Defraud People, Diverting Needed

Claim: There are some WhatsApp posts, Facebook accounts and Twitter handles claiming different names and bank accounts to photos of the same girl on Social Media Platforms, soliciting financial support for a secondary school girl with Tumor but with so many different names and bank account numbers. Verdict: Many of these posts are put up […]

Davido’s Father Donates ₦500 Million To Fight COVID-19

Davido’s father, Mr Adedeji Adeleke, has donated ₦500 million to the Federal Government to help fight the Coronavirus. The popular Nigerian musician whose original name is David Adeleke made the announcement of the donation on his Twitter handle. He disclosed that the Adeleke’s will also be donating 6,640 bags of rice to the Ogun State […]

World Leaders Mourn Kenya’s Ex-President Moi

Many world leaders including African Heads of State have commiserated with the Kenyan people following the death of its longest-serving President Daniel Moi, who passed on at a Nairobi Hospital. Leaders across the world have sent their condolences to Kenya and the family of the late former President Moi who died on Tuesday morning, February 4, […]

Five Malian Soldiers Killed By Roadside Bomb

Five Malian Soldiers have been killed in roadside bomb attack in the volatile centre of the country. A Government spokesperson who disclosed this to Journalists revealed the incidence happened on Monday, January 6, 2020. Malian forces were travelling in the region of Alatona in the centre of Mali on Monday morning when their convoy hit […]