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Tribunal grants Buhari and APC’s request to Inspect presidential election materials

The Election Petition Tribunal for the February 23rd presidential election has granted access to President Buhari and the All Progressives Congress (APC) to inspect the materials used for the elections.   President Buhari and the APC had applied in separate motions for ex parte orders to be granted to them …

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Facebook’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox quits after 13-years with the company

Facebook’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, arguably the most important person at the company after Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg, is leaving the company, Zuckerberg announced on Thursday. Cox’s departure comes as Facebook is preparing its purported pivot to a privacy-focused social network, and just one day after the New York Times reported a …

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What my son told me before Lagos building collapsed, killed him – Father laments

The father of one of the children who died in the Lagos collapsed building has narrated what his son told him before he went to school on Wednesday Reported that at least 50 children were rescued by the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency(LASEMA), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), as well as …

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Infinix Mobility launches HOT 7 – The smartphone made for entertainment

Infinix Mobility, the intelligent smartphone brand has launched another device in the HOT series, the HOT 7. Infinix is well-known in emerging markets where it has a reputation for high-performance devices at budget-friendly cost. The Infinix HOT 7 is made for entertainment – the brand tone for the HOT series; …

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Adebola Williams named Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum

Adebola Williams, the co-founder and chief executive officer of RED|For Africa, the continent’s leading omni-media company, has been selected to join other change-makers in the Forum of Young Global Leaders (YGL), an independent organization under the World Economic Forum (WEF). Williams was selected among thousands of applications from across the …

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Outrage as court in Italy finds alleged rape victim too ugly to be raped

An alleged rape victim in Italy was denied justice after an appeal court ruled that she was too ugly to have been raped as she claims. The ruling sparked outrage in Italy, prompting a flash mob outside the Ancona court on Monday. The mob shouted ‘”Shame!’” as they protested the appeals …

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‘President Buhari should have gone to Lagos for on-the-spot assessment of the Lagos building collapse – Reno Omokri

As Reno Omokri shared on his twitter handle. 0Shares

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Inventor of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee is in Lagos, Nigeria

Computer scientist and inventor of the World Wide Web, Tim Berners-Lee is in Lagos, Nigeria as part of a 30-hour tour to a few cities around the world to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the web. The celebratory tour is undertaken with the Web Foundation; “an international non-profit organisation advocating …

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PDP senatorial candidate’s aide shot in Imo State

On Thursday, two men on a motorbike shot at Nnamdi Nsorom, an aide to the Imo West Senatorial Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the February 23 presidential and National Assembly election, Jones Onyereri. Nsorom, who is currently in critical condition at the Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, was at the gate …

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Four ‘Yahoo boys’ jailed for Internet fraud in Ibadan

The Ibadan zonal office of EFCC on Thursday, March 7, 2019 secured the conviction of Adegbola Kazeem Aina (a.k.a Marry Linson), Babarinde Jacob (a.k.a Rhonda Luna), Sokoya Oluwaseyi and Mufutau Yusuf Akorede. They were each  convicted of one-court charge bordering on impersonation and sending of pornographic and indecent pictures. The trio of …

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