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Shoppers sends social media users into a frenzy by claiming Asda’s...

Finding a vacuum cleaner that will stand the test of time isn't an easy feat. You might've picked up a...

US to use fake social media to check people entering country

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services officers can now create fictitious social media accounts to monitor social media information on foreigners seeking visas, green...

Don’t believe everything on social media, Soyinka cautions – Punch Newspapers

Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has again cautioned Nigerians not to believe everything they read on the social media but rather take such...

Paul Pogba will be ‘hurt’ and ‘bitterly disappointed’ by social media...

Former Manchester United striker Andy Cole has said Paul Pogba will be ‘hurt’ and ‘bitterly disappointed’ by the abuse he has received on...

UK to pressure social media companies to fight anti-vax info

Britain's government plans to call a summit of social media companies to discuss what more they can do to fight online misinformation about...

Verizon sells early social-media darling Tumblr

Verizon is selling Tumblr, a darling of early social media, to the owner of blogging platform WordPress. Tumblr is known for its devoted fan...

Selena Gomez Worries Social Media Can Be ‘Dangerous’ for Young Girls

Selena Gomez, everyone’s favorite Disney-youth-turned-superstar, uses her fame to speak out about issues facing youth....

China social credits: citizens increase score ‘report neighbours who speak out...

Director of the SOAS China Institute Professor Steve Tsang said: "One way to improve, or re-earn a positive social credit score could be...

Kaduna Assembly rejects commissioner nominee for criticising gov on social media...

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The Kaduna State House of Assembly has rejected Aliyu Jafaaru Abubakar, one of the commissioners nominated by the State Governor, Mallam...

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...

Danish election 2019: What happens if Denmark’s Social Democrats win election?...

Danes will take part in a general election on Wednesday, less than a month after the European elections. Polling stations will open tomorrow,...

Angela Merkel’s coalition crisis DEEPENS as Social Democrats leader RESIGNS |...

Andrea Nahles confirmed today that she wanted “clarity” following recents doubts from within her own party about her ability to lead. She said...

Again, Aisha Buhari tackles N500bn social investment scheme over support to...

Wife of the President, Hajiya Aisha Buhari, has urged the National Social Investment Programme (N-SIP) to support poor people in Katsina State including...

We received N470.8bn from N1.5trn social investments budgets in 3yrs –...

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Social Investments Mrs. Maryam Uwais has said the budgetary allocations to all the social investments programmes...

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...

Amina Abdullahi accuses Hadiza Gabon of hacking her social media accounts...

The feud between Kannywood stars, Hadiza Gabon and Amina Abdullahi keeps unveiling with new turns as Amina accused Hadiza of hacking into her...

Twitter profit rises as Trump demands ‘fairer’ social media

Twitter Inc. on Tuesday trumpeted strong quarterly growth in earnings and users while President Donald Trump tweeted criticism of the social media site...

Lauren Jauregui Hints at Ty Dolla $ign Split With Cryptic Social...

WENN/Brian To The Fifth Harmony singer reminded other women to 'always listen to that little voice in their heart' one day before her rapper...

‘A woman wants to die. As a social worker, I help...

Monday The hospital team’s consultant psychiatrist and I meet with Colin, who’s been referred by his GP. He hasn’t left home on his own...

Watford captain claims to have suffered racial abuse on social media...

MORE PROBLEMS Deeney, who scored in the 3-2 victory, removed comments on his Instagram post celebrating the win before uploading the slogan of the...

Prince Harry Launches Attack at ‘Addictive’ Game ‘Fortnite’ and Social Media

WENN Speaking at an event at a YMCA in London, the Duke of Sussex calls those making the highly popular game 'irresponsible' and blames...

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...

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...

Actor Gbenro Ajibade rants bitterly as calls out his wife on...

Marriage is a life changing union that...

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...

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...

More Than 3 Million New Social Homes Needed To Tackle ‘Worsening’...

Millions of social homes should be built over the next 20 years to tackle the “worsening” housing crisis and extend provision to more...

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...

Bayern Munich to hit Franck Ribery with ‘heavy fine’ for obscene...

STEAK RAGE The Frenchman was criticised for eating a £1000 gold-coated steak in a famous restaurant owned by celebrity Turkish chef Nusret Gokce, known as...

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...

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...

Buhari congratulates Gov. Obiano on Pope Francis’ Honour for Social Harmony

Abuja – President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Gov. Willie Obiano of Anambra for the recognition by Pope Francis over his promotion...

Police ban social gatherings – Daily Trust

ADVERTISEMENT The Bauchi State Police Command has banned social gatherings following...

Discovery reveals to scientists a greater insight into the social lives...

The discovery of three sauropod bones has allowed scientists to uncover more about the social lives of the dinosaurs that came after them....

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...

Kendall Jenner Once Cried Over Jealousy of Kylie’s Bigger Social Circle

Instagram In a new interview, the model reveals when she was young, she felt a little bit jealous of her little sister as she...

China’s city of Jinan gives dog owners social credit score to...

A dog owner in China can lose points on their social credit score if these rules are not adhered to.Once the dog owner...

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...

Arturo Vidal disrespected Barcelona teammates over angry social media post –...

The ESPN FC crew answer your tweets on Kylian Mbappe's links to Real Madrid, Philippe Countinho's woes at the Camp Nou and much...

Conor McGregor of UFC’s sister Aoife attacks with Instagram social media...

The comments were made by Aoife McGregor, 31, in an Instagram story to her 121,000 followers.She said: “I love the insights people post...

Osinbajo launches Fed Govt’s social intervention programme in Iwo

Vice-President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo yesterday launched the social intervention programme of the Federal Government, called “TraderMoni” in Iwo, the headquarters of Iwo Local...

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...

”Victory for social change campaign’

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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...

67 Million Youth Initiative’s BOT members respond to negative social media...

The members of the Board of Trustees of the 67 Million Youth Initiative has responded to some negative reactions to the launch of...

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...

IVF: NHS couples ‘face social rationing’

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Sunmbo Adeoye shares first photo with her newborn son on social...

Few weeks back, the General Overseer of Royalty Christian Centre, Pastor David Adeoye and his wife Sunmbo Adeoye, welcomed their first child together,...

Sweden election: Right wing nationalists catching Social Democrats ahead of election...

Shock new opinion polls have many questioning not just whether they will overtake the conservative Moderate Party to become the second largest party...

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...

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...

Selma Blair celebrates 2 years of sobriety with emotional social media...

Selma Blair has much to celebrate this week. Not only will the "Cruel Intentions" star turn 46 on Saturday, but she revealed earlier today...

‘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...

ATBU Bauchi students protest lack of social amenities, discriminatory treatment on...

 Students of  Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, (ATBU), Bauchi, Yelwa Campus  on Friday embarked on peaceful demonstration to protest lack of social amenities on...

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...

Sex study: Brit millennials are scared of making love due to...

MILLENNIALS are so scared of sex that...

Workers Day: Edo to recruit, promote, provide social housing for workers

… As Obaseki releases N1.5bn Paris Fund refund to clear pension arrears Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has rolled out bumper package for...

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...

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

Nicolas Otamendi and his fellow defenders never got...

Obaseki urges Edo University students to shun social vices – Local

Gov. Godwin Obaseki of Edo on Friday called on students of Edo University, Iyamho in the Etsako-West Local Government Area, to shun all forms...

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,...

Vero – True Social Suffers Through Weekend Growing Pains

Vero - True Social Suffers Through Weekend Growing Pains  ForbesWhat Is Vero? Here's What To Know About The New Social Media Platform Everyone Is Talking...

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...

Our social investment programmes marred by fraud

The Presidency has identified corrupt practices by some state officials in its Social Investment Programmes. The Special Adviser to the President on the Social Investment...

6.8m Nigerians benefit from Social Investment Programme — Presidency

The Presidency on Tuesday announced that no fewer...

9m elderly Nigerians need social welfare

Emen Omokaro, left: says 9million Nigerians are aged...

FG tasks corps members on social vices, security

Abuja – The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Mohammed Bello, has urged corps members...

The House of God is not a social gathering for revealing...

Mararaba (Nasarawa) – Rev. Fr. Stanley Aroh, Parish Priest, St. Rita Catholic Church, Mararaba, has cautioned...

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

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

‘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...

Dele Momodu, Davido reconcile almost two years after social media spat

Dele Momodu, Ovation publisher, and singer Davido have reconciled after their falling out on social media in December 2015. The Ovation publisher took to Instagram...

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...

Social travel service Mafengwo pockets $133M Series D for UGC development...

Chinese social travel service Mafengwo announced today that has completed a D round worth $133 million. New investors in this round include General Atlantic, Ocean Link,...

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...

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...

Minister proffers solutions to antic-social behahiours by youths

By Victor Ahiuma-Young Abuja—THE Minister of State Labour and Employment, Professor, Stephen Ocheni, has called...

Vladimir Putin’s social media ‘troll factory’ is no laughing matter –...

It’s a quicksand kind of feeling. The sensation that you’re flailing in space, with no purchase. Nothing to hold on to. That’s how our...

Skyscanner buys Twizoo to add social content shout-outs to travel reviews

Travel metasearch giant Skyscanner has acquired Twizoo, a small London-based startup which makes a platform for brands to automate...