JUNE 12: DRAMA AS OSUN PROTESTER DISAGREE OVER VENUE

There was a mild drama in Osogbo after participants in the Democracy Day protest expressed a preference for different venues. While a group of protesters said it would not be…

BE FAIR TO MY ADMINISTRATION, BUHARI BEGS NIGERIANS

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday, asked Nigerians to be fair to his regime. He said if they reflected on the country’s situation before the inception of…

KOGI GOVT DECLARES STANCE ON JUNE 12 NATIONWIDE PROTEST

The Kogi State Government has warned those planning to staged protest in the State on Saturday June 12 to desist or face the full wrath of the law. The State…

BREAKING: BUHARI LASHES OUT ON STATE GOVERNOR, NIGERIANS YOUTH

Buhari on Arise TV on Thursday President Muhammadu Buhari hit out at some state governors and Nigerian youths on Thursday, in an interview with Arise TV, his first TV interview…

JUST IN: Speaker Gbajabiamila shuts down motion to lift Twitter ban

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Femi Gbajabiamila on Tuesday shut down a point of order seeking to lobby the federal government to lift the Twitter ban. Representative Kingsley…

FG REVEALS CONDITION FOR LIFTING BAN ON TWITTER

The federal government has given a condition to lift its indefinite suspension on Twitter in Nigeria. Torchnews reports that Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs, made this known to newsmen…

TWITTER BAN IS TEMPORARY – BUHARI

After much pressure across the globe, President Muhammadu Buhari on Saturday night made a U-turn on the indefinite ban of a twitter in Nigeria, saying the ban is temporal. Lai…

BREAKING: AGF Malami orders arrest, prosecution of Nigerians still using Twitter

Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has directed for the immediate prosecution of offenders of the Federal Government ban on Twitter operations in Nigeria.…

BREAKING: MTN, Airtel, Glo, others block access to Twitter in Nigeria

Telecommunications companies in Nigeria including MTN, Airtel, Glo and 9Mobile have started blocking access to the microblogging site, Twitter, The PUNCH has learnt. The telcos said they received a directive…

TWITTER BAN: DANGERS OF USING VPNS

Nigerians have been downloading Virtual Private Networks (VPN) in a bid to access Twitter, following the decision of the federal government to ban the micro-blogging site on Friday. Telecom operators…