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The Soul Of This Nation Depends On Your Vote, Atiku Tell Nigerians

With less than forty eight hours to the February 23 general elections, Presidential Candidate of the People Democratic Party, PDP, Atiku Abubakar has said that the future of Nigeria depends on the power of voting. Atiku stated this today, February 21 during his live broadcast to Nigerians  on micro-blogging website, Twitter, noting that no single vote is important than the other. He added that if Nigerians do no vote they will be accepting that the next four years will be like the last. “Come and vote as this…

Nigerians React As El-Rufai Threaten Murder Of Foreigners Who Intervene In Election

Angry Nigerians have lambasted the Governor of Kaduna State, Nasir Elrufai, for stating that foreigners who intervene in the forthcoming elections will return in body bags. The Governor, speaking on a programme on the National Television Authority, NTA, Tuesday night, had said, “Those that are calling for anyone to come and intervene in Nigeria, we are waiting for the person that will come and intervene. They will go back in body bags because nobody will come to Nigeria and tell us how to run our country. Nigerians took to…

Twitter Reacts As Whatsapp Reportedly Crashes Worldwide Except In Nigeria

Popular messaging platform Whatsapp owned by Facebook reportedly crashed worldwide over the past few hours. The development occurred just a few hours after whatsapp announced that it would be reducing the number of forwarded messages for users worldwide. However, it was observed that the app did not crash in Nigeria and many Nigerians have taken to social media to share hilarious tweets. See reaction below; Whatsapp is down worldwide but in Nigeria it is working actively. Shout out yo Benin people, we knew u…

Trump Slams Mueller’s ‘Gang’, Facebook, Google, Twitter Over ‘Collusion’

U.S. President Donald Trump again launched Twitter tirade against Special Counsel investigating alleged Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Trump in a series of tweets also attacked Mueller’s “gang of Democrat thugs” as well as Facebook, Google and Twitter. The president said: “The inner workings of the Mueller investigation were a total mess. They have found no collusion and have gone absolutely nuts. “They are screaming and shouting at people, horribly threatening them to come up with the…

Bichi: ‘Ethnic Bigot, Crass Nepotism’, How Nigerians Knocked Buhari On Social Media

President Muhammadu Buhari has come under fire from numerous quarters following his decision to appoint yet another Northerner into a sensitive security position. The appointment of Mr. Yusuf Bichi as the Director General of the Department of State Security, has drawn numerous criticisms, with many describing the move as a miscue. Bichi replaces Mathew Seiyefa, who was the acting DG, following the sack of Lawal Daura in August. His appointment is with effect from the Friday, 14th September. Majority of Nigerians,…

Okonjo-Iweala: A Role Model, Always Brings Value – Dankwambo, Murray-Bruce Say

More accolades have continued to pour in for Nigeria’s former finance minister, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, who has just been appointed into Twitter’s Board of Directors. Mrs Okonjo-Iweala, alongside AllianceBernstein’s Robert Zoellick, earned the top Twitter position for her “unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise,” said the company’s Executive Chairman, Omid Kordestani. The two-time Nigeria’s finance minister has been receiving congratulatory messages from both home and abroad since the announcement was…

‘You’re A National Treasure,’ Atiku Toasts Okonjo-Iweala On Twitter Appointment

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has congratulated Nigeria’s former finance minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, on her appointment into Twitter’s Board of Directors. Twitter Inc.’s Executive Chairman, Omid Kordestani, had announced the appointments of Okonjo-Iweala alongside Robert Zoellick of AllianceBernstein into its Board in a statement on Thursday. Joining prominent Nigerians who have congratulated Okonjo-Iweala on the appointment, Atiku described the former minister as “a national treasure” whose “exploits on…

‘I’m Proud Of You’, Jonathan Hails Okonjo-Iweala’s Twitter Appointment

Former President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated ex-finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on her appointment to Twitter's Board of Directors. Iweala and Robert Zoellick were on Thursday appointed as new independent director of the microblogging site. "Ngozi and Bob are distinguished leaders with unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise," said Omid Kordestani, Executive Chairman of Twitter. "We are confident they will be incredible assets to Twitter as we continue to focus on driving transparency and…

Twitter Appoints Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala And Robert Zoellick To Board Of Directors

Twitter, Inc., on Thursday, anounced the appointments of Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and Robert Zoellick to Twitter's Board of Directors as new independent directors, effective immediately. Marjorie Scardino will be stepping down from the Board for personal reasons at the end of the year. "Ngozi and Bob are distinguished leaders with unparalleled global perspective and policy expertise," said Omid Kordestani, Executive Chairman of Twitter. "We are confident they will be incredible assets to Twitter as we continue to focus on…

World Cup: See Trevor Noah’s Epic Response To French Ambassador (VIDEO)

American TV host, Trevor Noah has fired back at the French ambassador to the United States, after the Daily Show host was rebuked for referring to the French National team that won the 2018 World Cup as Africans. After France defeated Croatia in Sunday’s final in Moscow, Trevor had in a segment on the late-night television programme joked that Africa won the World Cup. “Africa won the World Cup, I get it, they have to say it’s the French team. But look at those guys. You don’t get that tan by hanging out in the south…
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