Tag Archives: Social Media

The Internet Is Having A Field Day With Davido & Burna Boy’s Alleged Nightclub Brawl

As attention around the alleged altercation between Davido and Burna Boy at a nightclub in Ghana swells, Nigerian Twitterverse have had a lot to say about the unconfirmed reports in the tweets. In the early hours of Monday December 28, a video shared by a Twitter user showed the moment a furious man resembling the ‘FEM’ singer attacked another man reported to…

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Twitter To Shut Down Its Live Streaming Mobile App Periscope In 2021

Twitter on Tuesday said its Periscope mobile app for live streaming video will shut down by March as use of it declines and the cost of maintaining it goes up. Twitter bought Periscope in 2015 before it launched and as the popularity of now defunct Meerkat signaled keen interest in people broadcasting video from smartphones.…

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Read Kechi Okwuchi’s Moving 15th Anniversary Tribute Of Surviving The Sosoliso Plane Crash

Singer and America’s Got Talent star, Kechi Okwuchi has penned down an heartfelt tribute on the 15th anniversary of surviving the December 2005 Sosoliso plane crash which claimed 107 lives and drew global attention. Kechi who is one of the two survivors of the plane crash took to social media to share new photo, disclosing that…

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Chadwick Boseman, Donald Trump & BTS Top Most Popular Twitter Trends In 2020

Twitter has revealed the top trends of the year 2020 and leading the list is the announcement of the death of “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman. According to the social media platform, it is the most shared and most liked tweet ever. The Auguest 28 post by Boseman’s family saying the actor had died of colon cancer…

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Osaze Odemwingie Apologises To Kanu Nwankwo And His Family: “I Read Too Much Into The Greetings”

It’s not too late to say sorry. Former pro footballer, Osaze Peter Odemwingie has apologized to Kanu Nwankwo, his wife Amara Kanu and their family after making unfounded claims about them. Days ago, the ex-Nigerian international went on an Instagram rant accusing his colleague’s wife, Amara of “chasing” him “relentlessly” and “harassing” him to respond instead of through her…

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Osaze Odemwingie Accuses Amara Kanu Of ‘Chasing’ Him, Slams Peter Okoye For ‘Fraud’

Retired professional footballer, Osaze Odemwingie has left the internet perplexed after going on an social media rampage against Amara Kanu, the wife of Nigerian football legend Kanu Nwankwo and singer Peter Okoye. It all started when the ex-Super Eagles player took to his Instagram to call out Amara, accusing her of sliding into his direct messages (DM )…

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It’s DJ Cuppy’s Birthday And She’s Celebrating In The Most Extra Ways

Fans of Nigerian disc jockey DJ Cuppy have been leaving tons of messages for their favourite musician as she celebrates her 28th birthday Wednesday, November 11. The ‘Gelato’ singer — real name Florence Otedola — who is enjoying her time in the United Kingdom took to social media to mark her special day with new photos. “Wahala for who no…

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Twitter To Remove Donald Trump’s Special Protections In January 2021

Twitter has announced that incumbent American President Donald Trump will be subjected to the same rules as any other user when President-elect Joe Biden takes office on January. 20. Twitter places “public interest” notices on some rule-breaking tweets from “world leaders” that would otherwise be removed. Such tweets from political candidates and elected or government officials are…

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ICYMI: Imo State Governor Hope Uzodinma Backs Censorship Of Social Media

Imo state governor, Hope Uzodinma, has declared that he’s in full support of the Nigerian government’s plan to regulate social media. Uzodinma who made this known while receiving the Inspector-General of Police, Adamu Mohammed, in Owerri, on Thursday noted that he’s backing the proposition because social media has been used to cause trouble in the country. “I am strongly…

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NBA Faults Moves To Regulate Social Media As Nigerian Government Persists

The President of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA), Olumide Akpata has said the timing of the Federal Government to further regulate social media is suspicious and wrong. Gracing an interview on Channels TV’s Sunday Politics, Apata who admitted that there are people who are “irresponsible” in their usage of social media, noted that the country has laws to…

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