Twitter permanently suspends Trump amid heightened tensions

Twitter has permanently suspended President Donald Trump’s account. The President was accused of using it for sedition. After the US Capitol invasion, Trump seemed to have posted tweets that tactically supported further opposition to the incoming administration. Some rioters are reportedly planning further attacks on state capitol buildings on January 17, three days to the... Continue Reading →

Trump suspended from Facebook, Twitter amid Capitol Hill violence

Twitter and Facebook suspended Donald Trump’s accounts for the first time, finally escalating their crackdown on the president’s social media posts after he encouraged and supported rioters at the US Capitol. Twitter required Mr Trump to delete certain posts after “repeated and severe” violations of its rules on election misinformation, including a video sending love... Continue Reading →

Mark Zuckerberg says Trump blocked indefinitely from Facebook, Instagram

Facebook founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has announced that President Donald Trump has been blocked indefinitely from Facebook and Instagram and “for at least the next two weeks until the peaceful transition of power is complete.” Initially, Trump’s account had been blocked for a shorter period of time; however, Zuckerberg said on Thursday that an... Continue Reading →

Blasphemy: Court orders IGP to release Facebook user detained since February

The Federal High Court in Abuja on Monday ordered the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu, and the Nigeria Police Force, to release a Facebook user, Mbarak Bala, who was arrested in Kaduna on February 28, 2020 for alleged blasphemous posts about Islam. Delivering judgment in the fundamental rights enforcement suit filed by Bala, Justice Inyang Ekwo... Continue Reading →

Ikpeazu rewards 15-year-old with scholarship

Abia State Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has rewarded 15-year-old Chibuike Ibekwe with a scholarship. Ikpeazu also gave Ibekwe’s mother, Mrs. Chika, money to support her petty business. Master Ibekwe dropped out of school and resorted to disposing refuse at the Ariaria International Market, Aba. The young Ibekwe, who hails from Mbano, Imo State, came to public... Continue Reading →

EndSARS: Resign, burn your uniforms – Nnamdi Kanu warns police officers, army

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has warned the rank and file of the Nigeria Police and the army not to return to their duty post again. Recall that a former Inspector General of Police, IGP Tafa Balogun, had appealed to men of the Nigeria Police Force, to return to duty,... Continue Reading →

End SARS protests: Femi Falana dragged to ICC

A frontline human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, SAN, has been dragged to the International Criminal Court, ICC. Falana, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, was dragged to ICC by an organisation, Make Nigeria Better Initiative, MNBI, for allegedly instigating the #EndSARS that led to the deaths of many Nigerians. The complaint dated 4th November, 2020, was... Continue Reading →

Ogoni: You’ll end up like Saro-Wiwa – Nnamdi Kanu attacks Gov Wike

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has issued a strong warning to Nyesom Wike, saying that the Rivers State Governor will end up like Ken Saro-Wiwa, the late Ogoni-born writer, television producer and environmental activist. Kanu was reacting to a recent report where the Ogoni people in Rivers State pleaded with... Continue Reading →

US election 2020: Trump is like Biafra – Nnamdi Kanu

Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the outlawed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, has stated that the incumbent President of the United States, Donald Trump is like the defunct Biafra Republic. Nnamdi Kanu, in a Facebook post on Saturday, claimed that the plots to rig Trump out of office, through a system known as ‘Deep State’, was... Continue Reading →

#EndSars: Falz pulls out of virtual Town Hall Meeting on police brutality, Joe Abah, Segalink opt in

Popular rapper, songwriter and actor Folarin Falana aka Falz the bad guy has opted out of a Virtual Town Hall Meeting on Ending Police Brutality organised by the Ministry of Youths and Sports . In a post on his official Twitter page on Friday, Falz who was listed among the panelists including; the Inspector General of Police,... Continue Reading →

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