Nigerians Reacts To The Arrest Of Governor Abiodun’s Aide In US, Calls Nigerian Leaders “Yahoo Boys”

Some Nigerians on Tuesday took to social media to air their views on the arrest of Abidemi Rufai, Governor Dapo Abiodun top aide on special duties, by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the United States for his role in $650 million (N312 billion) unemployment benefits fraud. It had reported that Rufai was apprehended by […]

Twitter Opens Zonal Headquarter In Ghana, Jack Confirms

Communications giant, Twitter, has opened its Africa Operation Headquarters in Ghana, shunning Nigeria, despite over 2.5 million users – which is about third largest in the continent after Egypt and South Africa. The Twitter Chief Executive Officer and Co-founder, Jack Dorsey, confirmed this on Monday, and said, “Twitter is now present on the continent. Thank […]

Twitter Suspends Account Of Over 18 Nigerian Influencers

In what appears to be a purge, Twitter has suspended the accounts of several influencers in Nigeria. The social media profiles of over eighteen influencers became inaccessible as some twitter users noticed the suspension. “Twitter suspends accounts which violate the Twitter Rules,” the profile pages of these suspended accounts showed. The Nation learnt the suspension […]

Burna Boy Slams Naysayers Who Prayed He Didn’t Win Grammy

Afrobeat singer and recent Grammy awardee, Burna Boy, has slammed naysayers who he says “prayed that I don’t win.” In a series of tweets on Saturday, he thanked his fans and others who worked on his Grammy-winning album – Twice As Tall. Burna who lost out to Angelique Kidjo in the Best Global Album last […]

Naira Marley’s Song Allegedly Banned Hours After Release

Afrobeat and street hop artiste, Naira Marley, has alleged that his new song, ‘Coming’ was banned less than 24 hours after its release. The song featuring South African female artiste, Busiswa, dropped on Thursday. Naira Marley took to Twitter to express shock at the news. He wrote, “Wait they banned my song (coming) already? Haaa” […]

BBNaija’s Vee Subtly Replies Troll Who Called Her Ugly

Former BBNaija finalist, Vee Iye, has responded to a troll who took to twitter to refer to her as ugly. The beautiful celebrity posted a picture of herself without make up, and received a lot of positive feedback from fans, however, one twitter user did not think she was beautiful. She posted this picture and […]

Graduate Takes To Street To Beg For Job Following Service

A lady donning the uniform of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC), has taken to the streets to seek for assistance in her job hunt. She posted a picture of herself holding a cardboard with inscription announcing the end of her service, her qualification and availability for work. Identified as Rachel Atinuke on twitter, she […]

Study Reveals Arsenal Season-Ticket Holders Racially Abused Xhaka

Arsenal season-ticket holders racially abused midfielder Granit Xhaka on Twitter, an investigation has claimed. Xhaka and other Premier League players were targeted during a month-long study as analysts aim to reveal the ‘true life identities’ of prolific abusers on social media. Analysis by Signify, a data science company, has revealed 16 instances of targeted racist abuse […]