Twitter Suspension Lawful – FG

Posted by - June 23, 2021

The Federal Government has said its decision to suspend the activities of Twitter is well founded in law and it has not breached the citizens’ rights by so doing. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed made this known in a presentation to the House of Representatives Joint Committee on the Suspension of

Again, UAE Bans Nigerian Flights In Swift U-turn After Giving Greenlight

Posted by - June 21, 2021

Less than twenty-four hours after announcing the resumption of flights to Nigeria, Emirates, the UAE flag carrier, has again announced an indefinite suspension of flights to Nigeria. The UAE authorities had initially fixed Wednesday, June 23, 2021, for the resumption of flights to Nigeria. But in a statement on its website on Monday, the airline

Twitter Ban: PDP Asks US, UK, Others To Impose Visa Ban On Buhari, Malami, Lai

Posted by - June 10, 2021

The opposition Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, had asked the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Saudi Arabia, and Sweden among other members of the international communities to impose visa ban on President Muhammadu Buhari and members of his cabinet. The PDP said this should be done immediately, in view of the suspension of Twitter operations which was

U.S To Buhari: Reverse Twitter Ban Immediately, Or…

Posted by - June 9, 2021

The Biden led United States government has warned the Buhari led Nigerian government to immediately reverse its ban on Twitter adding that it was tantamount to opposing free speech. Samantha Power, an Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development, USAID , made this known in a statement on Wednesday. She revealed that Twitter has

Herdsmen: Southern Governors Hit Garba Shehu, Your Pronouncement An Insult, Mischievous
… You ‘re Working For Extraneous Interests
*Insists Ban On Open Grazing Stays

Posted by - May 25, 2021
Governors of states in the southern flank of the country have warned Malam Shehu Garba, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, to stop insulting Southern governors, saying his pronouncement on the recent ban on open grazing in the region indicated he lacked understanding between licentious criminality and the constitutional rights of

Ban On Open Grazing Illegal, Presidency Tells Southern Governors

Posted by - May 25, 2021
The Presidency has contested the ban of open grazing by the Southern Governors’ Forum, SGF, in states across the southern flank of the country, saying the decision is of questionable legality. Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in a statement on Monday in Abuja, Southern Governors’ Forum contended

Nduka Obaigbena Banned in the UK For Racking Up Unpayable Debt

Posted by - April 9, 2021
  A judge disqualified a Nigerian media mogul Mr. Nduka Obaigbena from running a company for seven years on Thursday after finding that his television company ran up huge debts over just a few years that it could not hope to repay. Nduka Obaigbena caused his company Arise Networks Ltd., an African television network operating

Miners to FG: We’ve No Tie With Bandits In Zamfara

Posted by - March 4, 2021
The Miners Association of Nigeria (MAN) has absolved its members of complicity in the incessant killings and kidnappings by armed bandits in Zamfara State and other parts of the country. MAN’s clarification came against the Federal Government’s ban on all mining activities in Zamfara State, with its airspace declared a no-fly-zone. National President of the