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FG issues travel advisory to Nigerians

Estimated Reading Time: 1The federal government has issued a travel advisory to Nigerians going to Brazil, India, Turkey, citing risks from COVID-19. Boss Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, disclosed this during a town hall meeting on COVID-19 vaccination for the North-East zone in Yola. The[Read More…]

#TwitterBan: SERAP, Falana drag Federal Government to ECOWAS Court

Estimated Reading Time: 2The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) and 176 concerned Nigerians have filed a lawsuit against the President Muhammadu Buhari administration over “the unlawful suspension of Twitter in Nigeria”. The applicants are against the criminalization of Nigerians using Twitter, and the escalating repression of human rights, rights[Read More…]

#Twitterban: PDP Reps stage walkout

Estimated Reading Time: 2Members of the Peoples Democratic Party in the House of Representatives have staged a walkout over the refusal of the Speaker, Femi Gbajabiamila, to grant their prayer on the Federal Government’s Twitter Ban. Gbajabiamila had earlier asked relevant committees of the House to investigate the matter within[Read More…]