The Senate has re-introduced a bill that will regulate the use of social media in Nigeria. The sponsor of the legislation, Mohammed Musa, said it will curb fake news on the internet and protect the nation’s “fragile unity”. A similar anti-social media bill introduced by the previous eighth Senate, sparked outrage across the country, and was later […]

The Federal Government says it has commenced the process of injecting sanity into the Social Media space to prevent it from setting the nation on fire. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed today in Abuja, said that the government welcomed the criticism that trailed its earlier announcement to sanitize the social media […]

A Lagos Division of the Federal High Court has ordered the suspension of the military exercise tagged Operation Positive Identification which the Nigerian Army said it would begin this month across the country. A human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, had filed a suit against the Nigerian Army, the Chief of Army Staff, and the Attorney-General […]

Cardiff City face a three-window transfer ban unless they pay French club Nantes the first instalment for the transfer of Emiliano Sala, FIFA said on Monday. FIFA released the full reasoning for their September decision that Cardiff must pay the agreed first instalment of six million Euros to Nantes.   After signing for Cardiff for fifteen million […]

The US has begun the process of withdrawing from the Paris Agreement, notifying the UN of its intention to leave, as other countries expressed regret and disappointment at the move. The notification begins a one-year process of exiting the global climate change accord, culminating the day after the 2020 US election. The US government says […]

The sister of former Islamic State group (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has been captured in northern Syria, Turkish officials say. The 65-year-old, named as Rasmiya Awad, was detained in a raid on Monday near the town of Azaz, officials said. Turkish officials, cited by several media outlets, said the arrest could yield valuable intelligence […]

Some intending Corps Members protested at Kwara Express this morning over the management’s decision to collect transportation booking money above available buses of the car park. Cue in audio…..Corp Some of the corps members who spoke with our correspondent olarotimi oshin, claimed that camp will be closed on them. They called on the state government […]

As a significant activity to kick off the third Civil Service Games, arrangements have been made by the Kwara State Government for the civil servants in the State to hold an endurance trek on Wednesday, the sixth of November, 2019. In a press statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Sports and Youth Development, Dr. […]

The Ijaw Youth Council, IYC has threatened to ground activities at the headquarters of the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State if the NNDC’s Interim Management Committee constituted by the Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Mr Godswill Akpabio, is not disbanded immediately. Addressing a news conference in Warri, Delta State, IYC President […]

The Federal Government has said all diversions around construction zones on the Lagos- Ibadan Expressway will be opened to motorists from the fifteenth of December, 2019, so as to ensure free flow of traffic during the Christmas period. The Director of the Federal Highways, South-West, Mr Funso Adebiyi, who disclosed this on Monday, said that […]

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