Sunday, November 18, 2018

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    Lai: Buhari won’t clamp down on social media

Lai: Buhari won’t clamp down on social media

Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, says the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari will not stifle free speech by seeking to regulate the social media or abridging the rights of the citizens.According to Segun Adeyemi, the minister's aide, Mohammed said this in Lagos on Monday during a meeting with a some social media activists.“Let me assure you that the [...]

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    REMINISCENCE: Popular social media reactions to collation of presidential election results

REMINISCENCE: Popular social media reactions to collation of presidential election results

How soon time flies! It is now one week since Nigerians went to the polls to vote for Muhammadu Buhari as the man to lead the country's affairs for the next four years. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) started announcing results of the two-day election on Monday, but the process did not end until the early hours of Wednesday – [...]

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    ISIS ‘recruiting Nigerian youths via social media’

ISIS ‘recruiting Nigerian youths via social media’

Mike Omeri, director-general of the national orientation agency, has raised the alarm that Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) is radicalising and recruiting Nigerian youths, most especially children of the rich, through the social media.Omeri, who raised the alarm at a press conference in Abuja on Thursday, advised affluent Nigerians whose children are abroad to keep a close eye [...]

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    Look up from your phone, shut down that display

Look up from your phone, shut down that display

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    Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson death denied latest appeal

Doctor convicted in Michael Jackson death denied latest appeal

The California Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to hear an appeal by Michael Jackson's personal physician, Conrad Murray, who was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the pop star's death.Murray was released from a Los Angeles jail in October, after serving two years but wants to clear his name.His attorney had asked the court to overturn his 2011 conviction on [...]

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