Facebook reverses policy on ban of posts saying Covid-19 was man-made

Social media giants, Facebook have said it will no longer remove from its platforms claims that coronavirus was man-made. The announcement comes shortly after US President Joe Biden announced he had directed the US intelligence community to restart an investigation into the origin of Covid-19. Biden announced Wednesday, May 26, he had given the US […]

Facebook Launches Instagram Lite For Nigerians

Facebook says it has launched a new, lighter version of photo and video sharing app for Nigeria and 170 other countries. Facebook in a press release on Friday, said the new version of the app, called instagram lite, would consume less data and would be available for all countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. The app, which […]

Whatsapp, Facebook, Instagram Suffer Downtime, Services Restored

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp are all down across the world after a crash that has left social media users frustrated and unable to connect, Daily Mail reports. The social tools, all owned by Facebook, including the platform’s own Messenger service, were first reported as not being available from 5:30 GMT on Friday. Users visiting Instagram […]

Coup: Facebook Bans Accts Of Myanmar Military

Facebook said it has banned all remaining accounts linked to the Myanmar military on Thursday, citing the junta’s use of deadly force against anti-coup demonstrators. The move, which takes effect immediately, applies to the military and entities controlled by the armed forces on both Facebook and Instagram. It also bans “military-linked commercial entities” from advertising […]

Facebook To Launch Its Own Version Of Clubhouse

There’s an ongoing rumour that Facebook is working on its own edition of Clubhouse, the social media network. Clubhouse is an iOS audio-chat app that is actually only invitation-only. After Elon Musk had a talk about the app last week, the app went viral. Mark Zuckerberg has also recently had a discussion on the audio-chat app […]

Facebook Bans Woman Who Accused Husband Of Molesting 9 Month Old Son

Facebook has banned the account of the lady who accused her husband of sexually molesting their 9-month-old son while she was on a live session in which she speak of her allegations. Many users of the social app said the account was taken down after she did something bizarre. Reports gathered revealed the lady in a bid […]

WhatApp Holds Off On Enforcing New Policy Following Criticism

Facebook Inc’s WhatsApp is delaying an update aimed at increasing business transactions on the platform after a storm of concern from users who feared that the messaging platform was watering down its privacy policy in the process. WhatsApp users received notification this month that it was preparing a new privacy policy and terms, and it […]

There Was Misinformation Surrounding Our Privacy Policy – WhatsApp

WhatsApp on Tuesday reassured users about privacy at the Facebook-owned messaging service as people flocked to rivals Telegram and Signal following a tweak to its terms. There was “a lot of misinformation” about an update to terms of service regarding an option to use WhatsApp to message businesses, Facebook executive Adam Mosseri, who heads Instagram, […]

Zuckerberg Is Arrogant – Mexican President

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Friday accused Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg of “arrogance” after the social network announced an Trump Zuckerberg said Thursday that the ban was because of Trump’s “use of our platform to incite violent insurrection against a democratically elected government.” The announcement came a day after Trump was locked […]

US Capitol Protest: Twitter, FB, IG Suspend Trump

Following violence that erupted on Wednesday evening, social media platforms – Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, have all announced a temporary suspension of the accounts of United States President, Donald Trump. This, according to them, is owing to messages sent by the President to allegedly incite violence in the days leading up to the swearing-in of […]