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Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp start to return online

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

Facebook along with its Instagram and WhatsApp services began returning online Monday after a massive and lengthy outage that added to the social network’s woes. x Facebook’s family of... Read More →

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp hit by widespread outage

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

Facebook and its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms were hit by a massive outage Monday, impacting potentially tens of millions of people as users flocked to other networks to sound off. Tracker... Read More →

Alleged N69bn debt: Court fixes Jan. 24 for AMCON’s suit against Jimoh Ibrahim

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

A Federal High Court, Abuja on Monday fixed Jan. 24, 2022 for a suit filed by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), seeking a stay of execution of orders it granted the businessman,... Read More →

2023: If you don’t bid, you can’t win, Osinbajo tells youths

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo says if young Nigerians fail to bid for elective offices at the 2023 general elections, they cannot win. Osinbajo made the observation through President Muhammadu... Read More →

“Operation Still Water” will address insecurity during Yuletide – GOC

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

The General Officer Commanding (GOC) 81 Division, Nigerian Army, Maj.-Gen. Lawrence Fejokwu, says that “Operation Still Water” will address insecurity during the festive periods in... Read More →

NCS intercepts 1,014.5kg of pangolin scales worth N1.7bn in Lagos

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has intercepted 15 sacks of pangolin scales weighing 1,014.5kg with a Duty Paid Value of over N1.7 billion in Lagos. x The Comptroller General of Customs, Col.... Read More →

Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp hit by outage

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

Major social media services including Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp were hit by a massive outage on Monday, tracking sites showed, impacting potentially tens of millions of users. Outage... Read More →

Kenya president hails Pandora Papers but stays quiet on offshore claims

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Monday that an investigation exposing global leaders’ use of tax havens will “enhance financial transparency” but declined to comment on... Read More →

Merck's Covid pill hailed after cutting hospitalizations by 50%

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

US pharmaceutical company Merck said Friday it will seek the authorization of its oral drug molnupiravir for Covid-19 after it was shown to reduce the chance newly infected patients were... Read More →

Grace Mugabe challenges Zimbabwe order to exhume husband's body

Mon Oct 4th, 2021     Comments

(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 4, 2017 Zimbabwe President’s wife Grace Mugabe delivers a speech during the Zimbabwe ruling party Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic... Read More →