Tuesday, June 22, 2021

MARIAM ILEYEMI

June 10, 2021

If you want to be president in 2023, join APC: Buhari

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has urged politicians seeking to be president in 2023 to join the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

President-Buhari
June 8, 2021

Atiku, children comply with Buhari regime’s illegal ban on Twitter

Peoples Gazette observed that some of Mr Atiku’s well-known children have also abandoned the micro-blogging platform.

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar
June 8, 2021

Reps sets up committee to investigate Twitter ban, summons Lai Mohammed

The Speaker added that the report of the committee will guide “further action by the house of representatives.”

Femi Gbajabiamila
June 7, 2021

Twitter Ban: Malami has assured Adeboye, others will be prosecuted, says Lai Mohammed

Lai Mohammed said the decision on whom to prosecute for using Twitter after the ban lies within the prerogative of the attorney-general.

Minister of information and culture, Lai Mohammed, AGF Abubakar Malami, Enoch Adeboye, the religious leader of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), and President Muhammadu Buhari
June 7, 2021

Redeemed won’t comply with Buhari regime’s ban on Twitter: Pastor Adeboye

Mr Adeboye said the prohibition of Twitter use by the Buhari regime violated international rights conventions and would be disregarded by his church members.

Enoch Adeboye
June 7, 2021

Twitter should have an office in Nigeria to resolve issues: Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos governor said he could not determine whether the action federal government took against Twitter was wrong or not.

Babajide Sanwo-Olu
June 6, 2021

Suspected herdsmen kill 20 in Oyo, raze king’s palace

The community is home to Sunday Igboho, a separatist agitator pushing for Yoruba secession from Nigeria.

Destroyed community
June 5, 2021

Prophet T.B. Joshua is dead at 57

Mr Joshua reigned for several decades as a fiery preacher on television, using his platform to attract a large number of Christians from across the world.

Prophet T.B. Joshua
June 5, 2021

Nigeria’s Twitter ban sends a poor message to investors: U.S.

Many Western missions in Nigeria such as Sweden, Canada and Britain have earlier condemned Abuja’s action.

Biden, Buhari
June 4, 2021

Buhari regime can’t ban Nigerians from Twitter: Sweden

Safeguarding free, independent media and civic spaces for democratic voices is an important part of Sweden’s #DriveForDemocracy.”

Prime Minister of Sweden is Stefan Löfven