Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Oyindamola Olubajo

June 11, 2021

Buhari regime should respect Nigerian Constitution in fighting fake news, hate speech: U.S. Ambassador Leonard

Buhari regime should respect the Nigerian Constitution in fighting fake news and hate speech on Twitter, says Mary Leonard, the U.S. Ambassador to Nigeria.

President Muhammadu Buhari, Twitter, and Mary Beth Leonard
June 10, 2021

Why I didn’t pick southerners as MDAs, army heads

Buhari has explained why he did not pick southerners to head the army and other top security outfits, including ministries, departments and agencies of government.

Buhari and service chief
June 9, 2021

Buhari regime will prosecute some Twitter users to instil fear in other violators: Malami

Attorney General Abubakar Malami says the push to prosecute Nigerian Twitter users after President Muhammadu Buhari regime’s ban on the microblogging platform will deter other violators.

Lai, Buhari and Malami
June 8, 2021

Despite pandemic, U.S. visa application surged by 2.5%

“So far in 2021, we have interviewed over 2500 student applicants, and we will continue to prioritise student visa appointments throughout the summer months.”

June 8, 2021

Tinubu’s TVC, The Nation, others comply with Buhari regime’s Twitter ban

TVC and The Nation owned by the APC national leader Bola Tinubu, an ally of President Muhammadu Buhari, have halted their activities on Twitter

June 8, 2021

Egocentric Buhari wanted to ban Facebook, Twitter at once: Report

Egocentric President Muhammadu Buhari angered by the removal of his ‘genocidal’ posts had intended to suspend Facebook and Twitter’s operations in Nigeria.

June 7, 2021

Twitter didn’t know Buhari was Nigerian President before deleting his ‘genocidal’ tweets: Daniel Bwala

Daniel Bwala has alleged Twitter denied knowing President Muhammadu Buhari before his ‘genocidal’ tweets declaring war on the Igbos were deleted.

June 6, 2021

TVC, Channels, NTA, other broadcasters comply with Buhari regime’s repressive ban on Twitter

The directive has been widely condemned as draconian, primitive and unconstitutional by Nigerians and foreign missions with diplomatic ties with Nigeria.

June 6, 2021

Twitter Ban: Lawan, Gbajabiamila look away as Nigerians, foreigners condemn Buhari regime

Attorney-General Abubakar Malami cited severe insecurity for the regime’s draconian move, which has continued to stir squabbles amongst administration officials.

June 5, 2021

#EndSARS: Pathologist presents bodies of 99 protesters killed in Lekki, other parts of Lagos

Several persons were reported dead or missing after the military shooting at Lekki Toll-Gate and other parts of the state last October.

Lagos State Judicial Panel