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Senate President’s aide on New Media, Olu Onemola, resigns – Punch...

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja The Special Assistant on New Media to the President of the Senate, Olu Onemola, has resigned his appointment. A statement by the...

Outcry forces Lawan to withdraw media aide’s appointment – Punch Newspapers

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja The President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has withdrawn the appointment of Dr Festus Adedayo as Special Adviser on Media...

Omo-Agege appoints Chief of Staff, media aides – Punch Newspapers

Sunday Aborisade, Abuja The Deputy President of the Senate, Ovie Omo-Agege has appointed Dr. Otive Igbuzor as his Chief of Staff and Mr. Yomi...

Ihedioha appoints 29-year-old Akwarandu as SA New Media

As part of the strategies to strengthen his media team, Emeka Ihedioha, governor of Imo State, has appointed Akwarandu Izuchukwu as...

Media rumours round-up: Manchester United to offer Pogba mega-contract to keep...

What the papers say Paul Pogba could reportedly be offered a huge new contract by Manchester United after the midfielder recently admitted it “could...

Sudan crisis: Why are people turning their social media blue for...

Sudan, in northeast Africa, is in the midst of a political and humanitarian crisis. After security forces opened fire on pro-democracy protestors in...

EU news: Juncker admits he avoids social media to stay away...

Speaking to Politico, the European Commission president made the revelation as he addressed his relationship with Donald Trump and the "nasty comments" he...

Falana sues EFCC, Police, AGF, others over media parade of suspects

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri ABUJA—HUMAN rights activist, Mr. Femi Falana, SAN, has approached a Federal High Court in Abuja, asking it to declare that pre-trial...

Iran news: Donald Trump denies friction with Iran saying media coverage...

The US President also privately expressed concerns that his advisers were trying to steer him into a war with Iran. US officials said...

Sri Lanka imposes curfew, blocks social media amid violence

Sri Lanka's government has imposed a nationwide curfew and temporarily blocked social media and messaging apps following a flare-up of communal violence in...

Sweden reopens rape case against Julian Assange | Media

Swedish prosecutors are to reopen an investigation into a rape allegation against Julian Assange. The deputy director of public prosecutions, Eva-Marie Persson, announced the...

Presidency attacks media as Buhari returns – Punch Newspapers

John Ameh, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday made his return to the country. He had gone on a ‘private visit’ to the United Kingdom...

Osinbajo to NGE : …speak up against bastardization of the new...

NGE : Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo and Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday urged the media to continue to...

Watchdog alleges fake pro-Netanyahu social media accounts

An Israeli watchdog said Monday that it found a network of social media bots disseminating messages in support of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu...

Football rumours from the media

What the papers say Ex-Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane looks to be in high demand, with his former club, Chelsea and Juventus all hoping...

Obasanjo Was A Brutal President, Says Buhari Media Organisation

The Buhari Media Organisation (BMO) has accused former President Olusegun Obasanjo of using brutal methods to govern while in office. BMO also says the...

Beware of social media polls result, INEC warns – Punch Newspapers

The Independent National Electoral Commission has advised the public to be wary of election “results’’ circulating on social media. In a message on its...

Customs denies video, media reports over alleged killing of passenger

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has denied conflicting video and reports trending on media that one of its officers killed a passenger for...

11 Things Climate Change ‘Dismissive’ People Say On Social Media

It is clear that climate is changing, and there is a human component on top of the naturally varying system. Most climate scientists...

Ignore IPOB’s social media propaganda -Army urges public

The Nigerian Army has condemned circulation of pictures and videos of gory images on social media, saying it is misinformation and propaganda by...

‘Social Media Has Become a Sewer’

Sarah, Duchess of York | YUI MOK/AFP/Getty Images)Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson has had enough of the...

Trump condemns attacks on media after BBC incident

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Gbenga Daniel: Atiku’s Media Aide — Not Atiku Himself — Was...

Atiku Abubakar, former Vice President and presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), has been exonerated from a statement naming 30 corrupt...

CONFIRMED: Onnoghen Not Arrested As Reported On Social Media

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied claims that its officers arrested Walter Onnoghen, the Chief Justice of Nigeria. Onnoghen is standing...

Shay Mitchell Is Not on Social Media for Validation

WENN/Ivan Nikolov Sharing advice to other Instagram users, the 'You' actress urges people to 'connect to yourself' before they connect with the world. AceShowbiz...

Muller backs Bayern team-mate Ribery after social media outburst

Thomas Muller defended Franck Ribery's "emotional" nature following the Bayern Munich winger's foul-mouthed response to social media criticism. Bayern fined 35-year-old Ribery after he unleashed...

Stop faking your butts on social media, Yemi Alade tells colleagues

BY ROTIMI AGBANA That female celebrities make use of technological innovations to enhance their beauty on social media is no more news and it...

Jeremy Corbyn attacks media over ‘stupid woman’ row as he highlights...

Jeremy Corbyn has attacked the media over a "phoney row" following claims he branded the prime minister a "stupid woman". ...

Trouble makers using media platforms to propagate negative, divisive messages –...

…Directs BOI, Export, Import Bank, to release funds for Camera men By Johnbosco Agbakwuru ABUJA – PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari yesterday said...

The Top 5 Social Media Stories Of This Week • Featured,...

Welcome to this week’s top social media stories. Instagram has launched “close friends” to better...

Google partners with media outlets to provide on-demand news audio –...

Getting news in the morning has long been my most used feature on Google Assistant. Asking Home “what’s in the news” brings up...

Thousand Oaks shooting: Gunman posted sick messages on social media |...

Ian David Long, a former machine gunner with the United States Marine Corps, made the chilling posts after he had shot a group...

Social media’s misinformation battle: No winners, so far

Facebook and other social platforms have been fighting online misinformation and hate speech for two years. With the U.S. midterm elections just a...

US midterm elections: Fox News BEATS CNN and MSNBC ratings, Nielsen...

Trump’s favourite news outlet, which he tunes into every morning to watch conservative news talk programme Fox & Friends, posted an average of...

Trump News: Donald Trump attacks media in tweet after shooting and...

In the tweet, Trump says: "The Fake News is doing everything in their power to blame Republicans, Conservatives and me for the division...

Donald Trump on US bomb alerts: Mainstream media is ‘VERY BIG...

The US President took to social media just minutes after police swarmed on Robert De Niro's restaurant in New York after a device...

We want foreign media to know the truth about our administration...

The Federal Government says it is engaging foreign media organisations, networks and think tanks to shape their opinions on the true position of...

Obi’s nomination: Umahi describes his social media critics as uninformed

Gov. David Umahi of Ebonyi says his social media critics over his position on Alhaji Atiku Abubakar’s nomination of Mr Peter Obi as...

SiriusXM buying Pandora Media in $3.5 billion deal

Subscription radio company SiriusXM says it's buying music streaming service Pandora Media Inc. in a stock deal valued at about $3.5 billion that'll...

Criticise, don’t denigrate Buhari, Lai Mohammed tells media – Punch Newspapers

Olusola Fabiyi, Abuja The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said while the media is free to criticise President Muhammadu Buhari,...

Donald Trump produces Google media bias ‘proof’ as he continues to...

Yesterday evening, Trump posted a video on Twitter with the hashtag “Stop The Bias”.The video showed screenshots of Google home pages since 2012...

Facebook and Twitter Zuckerberg CLAMP DOWN on social media accounts from...

Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc said on Tuesday they both removed about 300 accounts, mostly originating in Iran.The social media companies responded to...

Turkey lira crisis: Erdogan to investigate social media accounts bad-mouthing currency...

The interior ministry says it is launching the investigation to hush dissent amid the country’s economic crisis.On Monday the Istanbul prosecutor’s office said...

Army uncovers Boko Haram recruitment link on social media – Commander

Boko HaramThe Nigeria Army on Tuesday, said it had uncovered a Facebook and other social media accounts allegedly used by a faction of...

Donald Trump trade war: China media launches attack on US |...

Chinese state media has criticised Mr Trump as the trade war heats up between the superpowers.The overseas edition of the state-controlled People’s Daily...

Newcastle United players boycott media over bonuses dispute with club ahead...

LOONEY TOONS Mapgies stars are unhappy over the proposed bonus scheme for 2018/19 Newcastle United’s players are boycotting the media over an ongoing row with...

Trump’s ‘disgusting media’ rhetoric finds willing ears from a charged audience

​The tone was set in the parking lot when an SUV flying twin "I Heart Trump" flags rumbled past with a sign in...

USA planning Taiwan ‘invasion’ says China state media as Washington blasted...

A new report indicates the US is to deploy military personnel to the new American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).Beijing has warned such a...

Group wants media to support war against Boko Haram

The Coalition of Civil Society Groups  against Terrorism in Nigeria has expressed its worry, over what it termed the reactionary activities of some...

French skier lost 64 years ago in Alps identified with help...

A French skier who went missing more than 60 years ago has finally been identified after details of a probe into his disappearance...

Donald Trump news: President turns on media and insists Putin meeting...

The US President fired off another Twitter barrage at the media over the Helsinki summit with the Russian leader, claiming the press’s criticism...

Trump launches media campaign to create opposition to Iranian leaders

US officials said campaign paints Iranian leaders in a harsh light, at times using information that is exaggerated (AFP)The Trump administration has...

Montreal fire: Canada Bell Media Tower engulfed in huge blaze |...

The fire has been upgraded to a five-alarm fire.Thick black smoke can be seen pouring out of the Bell Media Tower.Dozens of firefighters...

Croatia’s Luka Modric criticises England’s media as disrespectful

The FC boys answer your latest questions on the aftermath of Croatia-England. Attention now turns toward the World Cup final as Croatia must...

South Korea warn media against manager speculation Louis van Gaal Andre...

From best moment to the best coach, Kasey Keller and Ross Dyer pick what stood out most for them from a never-to-be-forgotten group...

England exorcise penalty kick demons to beat Colombia how social media...

After England's first shootout win since 1996, the FC crew delve into all the facets of their win over Colombia and what they...

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The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has suspended the collection of $110 biometric Visa-On- Arrival policy it introduced about two weeks ago.   A source told...

People flock to social media to take sides after Sarah Huckabee...

The incident was trending on Twitter and people left comments on the Red Hen’s Yelp and Facebook pages thanking the restaurant...

Anthony Bourdain changed the food, travel and media worlds

My wife and I went to Thailand last year on our honeymoon. Had we never known of Anthony Bourdain, we might...

‘Stolen tank’ in Virginia, USA sends social media into frenzy as...

The “tank” is actually a weaponless armoured personnel carrier which was taken from Fort Pickett in Blackstone, Virginia, state police said.By-standers were shocked...

Teens love and hate social media; but nearly all have phones

SALT LAKE CITY — The feeling that...

PDP alleges media trial of opposition members

Abuja – The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned what it described as unrelenting media trial and persecution of opposition members and perceived...

Real Madrid land ‘Decimotercera’ with help from Liverpool’s Karius – media...

The local media reaction on the morning after Real Madrid's Champions League final victory over Liverpool struggled to explain a night packed with...

Social media BAN for nuns as Vatican tries to stop distraction...

A document published by the Vatican's office for religious life claims social media is affecting “recollection and contemplative silence”.The document said: “These means...

Media scholars agree Nigerian journalists work in terrible economic conditions

By Osa Amadi, Arts Editor It was a rare case of intellectual consensus last week Thursday, May 3, 2018, when media scholars of the...

Zuckerberg: regulation of social media firms is ‘inevitable’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told a House oversight panel Wednesday that he believes it is "inevitable" there will be regulation of the social media...

Why new media is important in tackling terrorism – Danjuma

The chairman of Presidential Committee on North East Initiative (PCNI), Theophilus Danjuma has said the new media is important in the fight against terrorism. Danjuma...

Liverpool 3-0 Manchester City: Social media reacts to City’s woeful defending

Nicolas Otamendi and his fellow defenders never got...

Bill Gates misunderstood by media – FG

By Emmanuel ElebekeThe federal government has dismissed the media reports which stated that the philanthropist, Gates...

Again, Media aide writes Adebayo Shittu, insists Minister owes him N14m

The embattled Media Assistant to the Minister of Communications, Barrister Adebayo Shittu, Mr. Victor Oluwadamilare, has insisted that the Minister is owing him the...

Sri Lanka’s government blocks social media amid anti-Muslim rioting

Sri Lanka’s government blocks social media amid anti-Muslim rioting BelfastTelegraph.co.uk Anti-Muslim rioting flared again in the hills of central Sri Lanka despite a state of emergency,...

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United are better than the media say

With the Premier League reaching its business end,...

‘Ensuring happier lives’: Chinese media defends move to make Xi Jinping...

The Communist party’s decision to abolish presidential term limits – a move experts and critics have condemned as a lurch towards unchecked dictatorship in...

Indictment: Social media firms got played by Russian agents

The election-interference indictment brought by Robert Mueller, the U.S. special counsel, underscores how thoroughly social-media companies like Facebook and Twitter were played by Russian...

Don’t use me to seek media spotlight

Mr Olujonwo Obasanjo, one of the sons of...

Fidelito: Fidel Castro’s son dead aged 68 after committing suicide, Cuba...

Castro Junior, 68, also known as “Fidelito” because of the resemblance to his father, had initially been hospitalised for depression and then continued treatment...

Donald Trump blasts US media for ‘fake news’ surrounding US –...

The Republican firebrand attacked the Wall Street Journal for saying that he had a good relationship with the despot leader. He tweeted: “The Wall Street...

Merseyside Police investigate racism on social media following Firmino-Holgate incident

Holgate looked shocked at Firmino's words after the...

South African Rapper AKA Has Announced His Breakup With Media Personality...

South African rapper AKA who has been serving goals with the love of his life Bonang Matheba has announced their break up. According to one...

Road Safety Practice: FRSC seeks partnership with media

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) on Wednesday...

‘Thousands’ exchange breast milk via social media amid safety concerns

However, mothers involved in milk sharing via social media have said there was an “unwritten trust” that donors would share any relevant health information. Human...

Major Media Players Start Commission for Sexual Misconduct

The biggest figures and institutions in entertainment have established a commission to be chaired by Anita Hill that intends to combat sexual misconduct and...

Osinbajo Challenges Media To Be More Vigorous • Channels Television

The Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, has challenged media professionals to be more efficient in carrying out their duties in order to help in...

wives, mistresses’ fights get messier, spill to social media – Punch...

Kunle Falayi The Social media have served many purposes in Nigeria over the last few years, but for many married women, they have become a...

Remy Ma And Azealia Banks Exchange Words On Social Media

Another discrepancy within the music industry is brewing. On Saturday evening (Dec. 9), artists Remy Ma and Azealia Banks traded words on Instagram after...

Army denies media report that Boko Haram wounds Buratai in ambush

By Joseph ErunkeABUJA-THE Nigerian Army has refuted media statement to the effect that the Chief of...

The Wedding Party 2 Debuts To Selected Media, Days Ahead Of...

The ELFIKE Film Collective, a partnership between EbonyLife Films, FilmOne Distribution, Inkblot Productions and Koga Studios, organised a viewing of The Wedding Party 2:...

DAME AWARD: ‘Media going through most critical time’

Vanguard emerges runner-up for News Photography By Charles Kumolu lagos—The organisers of the Dame...

Social media friend blackmails varsity girl with sex video, nudes

A female student of a university in the North-Central (names withheld), has narrated how a man she...

Stay off social media, Omotola advises Banky W, Adesua

Nollywood star, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde has advised the latest Nigerian celebrity couple, Banky W and...