Tag Archives: Twitter

Nigerians Slam Anambra State Governor, Willie Obiano Over Onitsha Market Inferno

Concerned Nigerians have taken to Twitter, to blast Willie Obiano, the Sitting governor of Anambra State over the fire accident at the Ochanja market, the second biggest market in Onitsha. The raging inferno which extended till night started when a tanker fell, spilled its product and subsequently ignited the fire outbreak. Reacting to the tragic incident…

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CNN Journalist, Stephanie Busari Tackles Kemi Olunloyo’s Claims That She Worked There For 20 Years

Drama ensued on twitter after controversial investigative blogger, Kemi Olulonyo claimed that she worked at CNN for 20 years, a claim that was quickly tackled by CNN correspondent in Nigeria, Stephanie Busari. Speaking via a tweet, she said on Twitter that she was an investigative journalist with CNN from 1994 till 2014. She tweeted: “Some…

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Panic As Twitter Outage Affects Some Users

Twitter said on Thursday that some users could not access the messaging service amid reports of an outage in some parts of the world. “We are currently investigating issues people are having accessing Twitter,” a spokesperson said in an email. “We’ll keep you updated on what’s happening.” The monitoring website DownDetector showed a series of…

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George Weah Shuts Down Internet In Liberia, Following Anti-Government Protests

Liberian president, George Weah has reportedly ordered authorities in Liberia to block the internet, in what is perceived to be a move to suppress ongoing anti-government protests in the capital, Monrovia. Netblocks, an organization that monitors internet disruptions and shutdowns confirmed the shutdown on Friday afternoon, saying access to social networking platforms Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp,…

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Nigerian Lady Bags Canadian Citizenship, Announces She’ll Burn Her Nigerian Passport

A Nigerian lady has taken to twitter after she was granted Canadian citizenship to announce that she’ll be burning her Nigerian passport. Leaving a lot of mixed reactions, many Twitter users have poured out their opinions with some in support while others simply scolding her for the statement. See her Tweets below. For more on…

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See Nora Roberts’ Epic Response To Plagiarism Accusation By Nigeria Writer, Tomi Adeyemi

Twitter was thrown into disarray on Tuesday, November 27 after Nigerian-American novelist, Tomi Adeyemi claimed (with pictures) that the title of her ‘Children of Blood and Bone’ book was lifted off by the Iconic writer, Nora Roberts. However, some hours later, the author retracted her statement, saying that she now believes the titles were created…

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American Rapper, Kanye West Deletes His Twitter And Instagram Accounts Again

American rapper, Kanye West appears to have deleted his social media accounts as his presence on Instagram and Twitter seems to have vanished. The controversial rapper seems who over the past few months, have caused media outrage through his unconventional opinions and his glaring support for President Donald Trump. It comes as no surprise however…

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