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SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF...

Fellow Nigerians, I join you all today to commemorate and celebrate our Democracy Day. It is a celebration of freedom and a victory for one...

We’re Ready To Meet Nigerian Govt Over Ban — Twitter

MICRO blogging and social network service platform, Twitter, has indicated its readiness to have a discussion with the Nigerian government over the suspension of...

Why Twitter, Instagram , Tiktok must register in Nigeria – FG

The Federal Government has explained why Over the Top (OTT) and social media platforms operating in the nation must register and obtain a license...

157km Lagos-Ibadan Rail Line Opens For Operations

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday opened the 157 kilometre-Lagos-Ibadan Standard Gauge Railway Line for full commercial operations. He described the project as another milestone to...

Nigerians In Diaspora Writes Buhari On ‘State Of The Nation’

Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation Americas (NIDOA), USA Chapter, has written to President Muhammadu Buhari on some issues affecting the country and suggested the way...

No Scrapping Of NYSC – House Commitee

The Chairman House Committee on Youth Development, Mr. Yemi Adaramodu, has given assurance that the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme would not be...

Despite Twitter Ban In Nigeria, Five Governors Remain Active, Tweet

Many prominent Nigerians have continued to defy the ban on micro-blogging and social media platform, Twitter, despite the threat by the Nigerian government to...

FG Declares Monday, June 14 As Public Holiday

The Nigerian Government has declared Monday, June 14, as a public holiday to mark this year’s Democracy Day. Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola, was...

I Have Directed Security Operatives To Shoot Anyone Wielding AK-47 –...

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Lagos reiterated that his directive to security agencies, to shoot any person or persons found illegally wielding AK-47s and...

FG, States, FCT Now Owe N33.107trn By Q1 ―DMO

Debt Management Office (DMO) on Wednesday put Nigeria’s total public debt stock as at March 31, 2021 at N33.107 trillion or USD87.239 billion. The agency...

Igangan Attack: Garba Shehu’s Silence Not Surprising, Says Gani Adams

The Aare Onakakanfo of Yorubaland, Gani Adams, says it is not surprising that presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, is silent over last weekend’s attack by...

Ignore FG, Keep Using Twitter – National Assembly Minority Caucus Tells...

The joint minority caucus of the National Assembly on Wednesday urged users of suspended microblogging platform, Twitter to ignore the decision of the Federal...

Reverse Twitter ban immediately, USAID warns FG

The United States of America has again urged the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to rethink and rescind the Twitter ban in Nigeria. This...

FG Accuses Entertainers Of Promoting Abuse Of Women’s Bodies

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Pauline Tallen, has accused entertainers of frustrating the government’s efforts at curbing the violation of women...

#TwitterBan: US, UK, EU Envoys Insist Nigeria Must Protect Freedom Of...

The envoys of the United States, United Kingdom and the European Union in Nigeria among others, have insisted that the Federal Government’s suspension of...

Go Beyond Twitter Ban, Suspend, Dissolve Nigeria, Ozekhome Begs FG

Human rights lawyer, Mike Ozekhome, SAN, has asked the Federal Government to go beyond the suspension of micro-blogging site, Twitter, and “dissolve the Nigerian...

Governor Seyi Makinde Uses Vpn To Blast Buhari Over Twitter Ban

TRIXX NG reports that the governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde has blasted President Muhammadu Buhari over the ban of twitter in Nigeria. The president...

Why We Obeyed Nigerian Govt’s Order To Suspend Access To Twitter...

The Association of Licensed Telecommunication Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), an industry group, says it had complied with the order of the Nigerian government as...

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...

Twitter Suspension: Rights Must Be Protected, Canadian Envoy Tells FG

The Canadian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Nicolas Simard, says the Nigerian government must respect the rights of its citizens including the freedom of speech. Simard...