Twitter Ban: Rep Summons Lai Mohammed
Consequently on the decision by the federal government to ban Twitter, the popular microblogging platform in Nigeria, the house of representatives has summoned now summoned Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, over the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria.
At its sitting on Tuesday, the house mandated its committees on communication, justice, information and culture, and national security and intelligence to immediately commence an investigation into the suspension of the microblogging site.
NCC Effects Twitter Ban In Nigeria
As at this morning, many Nigerians cannot access Twitter again unless, through VPN, this is due to the fact that the Telecoms operators group in Nigeria has said they have received instructions from the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) to effect the suspension of services of microblogging platform Twitter.The carriers, acting under the aegis of the Association of Licensed Telecoms Operators of Nigeria (ALTON), said they have conducted an assessment of the re...
The only real success of the APC is corruption, PDP replies Lai Muhammed
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has chastised Alhaji Lai Mohammed, the Minister of Information and Culture, for the All Progressives Congress (APC) administration's performance claims, claiming that the ruling party's only real achievement is corruption.In a statement released Monday, the PDP's National Publicity Secretary, Hon. Debo Ologunagba, slammed the Minister of Information and Culture's news conference, calling it "another anthology of lies."The hasty new...
Edo Rep Member Declared Dead
A member of the Federal House of Representatives, Hon. Jude Ise-Idehen is dead, the deceased won his reelection ticket in May.He was a member of the Edo State House of Assembly representing Ikpoba-Okha State Constituency from 2007- 2015 on two terms. In 2014, he defected from the All Progressives Congress (APC) to the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).Ise-Idehen attended Emotan Primary School and was a pioneer student of the University of Benin Demonstration Secondary...
Download Naijacrawl App today
Fastest way to read on the go
Download the Naijacrawl App.