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Ebonyi Age-Grade Members Allegedly Beat Pastor To Coma For Criticising Them On Facebook
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Ebonyi Age-Grade Members Allegedly Beat Pastor To Coma For Criticising Them On Facebook

The Ebonyi State Police Command has confirmed the arrest of an age grade community leader in Afikpor North Local Government Area who allegedly beat a clergyman, one Pastor Oko Chukwu Obeni, to coma. It was gathered that the embattled age-grade members allegedly dragged the pastor out from his church and gave him 36 strokes of cane for allegedly criticizing their leadership on Facebook. they equally tied his hands to his back, bathed him with murky water while his elder brother who came to the scene was forced to pay the age-grade leaders the sum of N9,500 to buy off another remaining 18 strokes of canes they wanted to give him (pastor). According to the pastor, Quote “They called me out. They forced me to lie down and face the ground. After that, they asked me to sit up and come...
“I Will Start Charging You For Free Education On Facebook” – Nnamdi Kanu To FG
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“I Will Start Charging You For Free Education On Facebook” – Nnamdi Kanu To FG

The leader of the Proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Tuesday took a swipe at the Nigerian government, saying that the government visits his facebook page to get free education. The IPOB leader and Director of Radio Biafra, therefore, said that very soon he will start charging Nigerian government for receiving free education from his page. He equally faulted the announcement made by the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, on Covid-19, saying that the announcement was supposed to be made by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. In a statement entitled, “Learning is good isn’t it, especially from miscreants” personally signed by Mazi Kanu, and made available to Vanguard by IPOB Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, Kanu ...
Justin Bieber slams s.e.x before marriage has confusing
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Justin Bieber slams s.e.x before marriage has confusing

When asked about his past regrets, Justin Bieber wished he had remained abstinent from s.e.x until marriage. He made this known on his Facebook series The Biebers on Watch. 'If I could go back and not have to face some of the bad hurt...I probably would’ve saved myself for marriage,' the 26-year-old Yummy hitmaker told his fans with wife Hailey by his side. Before explaining his decision, the Canadian sensation acknowledged his confession may sound 'crazy.' He added: 'S.e.x can be kind of confusing when you’re being s.e.x.ually active with anybody.' His other half, however, disagreed, and pointed out they had 'different experiences with everything.' 'I do agree with the fact that being physical sometimes can make things more confusing,' the supermodel said on the Facebook ...
Imo Journalist, Vivian Ottih Suspended Indefinitely For Requesting Salary On Facebook
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Imo Journalist, Vivian Ottih Suspended Indefinitely For Requesting Salary On Facebook

A journalist with the Imo State government, South-East Nigeria, has been suspended indefinitely from her job for taking to Facebook to request her three months unpaid salary and the wages of her co-workers. Officials said the Facebook post was an “embarrassment” to the Imo State government. The suspended journalist, Vivian Ottih, is a lawyer and a senior editor with the government-owned IBC Orient FM radio station. She is the chairperson of the Nigeria Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), in Imo State. Mrs Ottih, on May 4, posted a message on Facebook, appealing to Governor Hope Uzodinma’s media aide, Modestus Nwamkpa, to make a case to the governor on behalf of the workers in the government-owned radio and television stations who were yet to get their February, March,...
Facebook buys animated graphics startup GIPHY
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Facebook buys animated graphics startup GIPHY

Facebook said Friday it had acquired the animated graphics startup GIPHY and would integrate the company in its Instagram visual social network. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the news site Axios said the California-based tech giant was paying $400 million. GIPHY is a platform and search engine for “stickers” and other products using the graphics interchange format or GIFs. “GIPHY, a leader in visual expression and creation, is joining the Facebook company today as part of the Instagram team,” Facebook said in a statement. “GIPHY makes everyday conversations more entertaining, and so we plan to further integrate their GIF library into Instagram and our other apps so that people can find just the right way to express themselves.” GIPHY was created in 2013 “with a s...
Facebook To Pay $52 million For Content Moderators Who Developed PTSD
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Facebook To Pay $52 million For Content Moderators Who Developed PTSD

Facebook has agreed to pay a $52 million settlement to thousands of moderators who developed mental health conditions while helping the network app keep off disturbing content off its platform. In a preliminary settlement filed on Friday in San Mateo Superior Court, Facebook agreed to compensate 11,250 current and former US-based moderators, with each receiving a minimum of $1,000, as reported by The Daily Mail. Some moderators diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) or any similar condition will be eligible to receive additional compensation, which will range from $1,500 to $6,000, to help cover the cost of any treatment. Moderators with qualifying diagnoses who are able to show evidence of injuries they suffered while reviewing posts depicting acts of suicide, murde...
8 months Later, 3-Year-old Girl Vomits The Nail She Swallowed While Playing In School
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8 months Later, 3-Year-old Girl Vomits The Nail She Swallowed While Playing In School

A mother took to a Facebook group to rejoice after her 3-year-old daughter vomited an iron nail she swallowed eight months ago. The mother said her daughter returned from school one day and informed her that she swallowed nail in school. Several medical tests were carried out but the doctors couldn’t find anything. Traditional means was also tried, with the mother giving her child red oil to drink to enable her pass the nail out, yet that didn’t work. The child’s breathing soon became laboured yet hospitals couldn’t help. Fortunately, on Monday, April 20, the little girl started coughing and soon vomited the rusted nail. The happy mother shared a photo of the nail and wrote: “About 8 months ago,my daughter of 3yrs plus walked up to me and said she swallowed a nail in scho...
Australia To Force Google, Facebook To Pay Domestic Media To Use Content
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Australia To Force Google, Facebook To Pay Domestic Media To Use Content

Australia will force Facebook Inc (FB.O) and Alphabet Inc’s (GOOGL.O) Google to share advertising revenue with local media firms, the country’s treasurer said on Monday, becoming one of the first countries to require digital platforms to pay for content they use. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg said the move comes after talks with Facebook and Alphabet failed to yield a voluntary code to address complaints by domestic media players that the tech giants have too tight a grip on advertising, their main source of income. “We understand the challenge that we face, this is a big mountain to climb,” Frydenberg told reporters in Canberra. “These are big companies that we are dealing with but there is also so much at stake, so we’re prepared for this fight.” The government has now asked the...
UK Labour party expels Mayor for saying ‘Boris Johnson deserves’ to be sick with Coronavirus
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UK Labour party expels Mayor for saying ‘Boris Johnson deserves’ to be sick with Coronavirus

Heanor Mayor, Sheila Oakes has been expelled from the Labour party after making shocking comments about Boris Johnson's health   The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was hospitalized on Sunday due to Coronavirus and was placed on Oxygen the following day as his health deteriorated   Sheila Oakes, who is mayor of Heanor in Derbyshire and a Labour district councillor, posted the insensitive comment on Facebook on Monday night.   Replying to a message calling for people to say a prayer for the Prime Minister, Cllr Oakes wrote on Facebook: ‘Sorry, he completely deserves this and he is one of the worst PMs we’ve ever had.’   Following outrage over her post, Labour leader of Amber Valley District Council, Chris Emmas-Williams, has said the party had...
Kylie Jenner, 22, is Forbes’ youngest ‘self-made’ billionaire
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Kylie Jenner, 22, is Forbes’ youngest ‘self-made’ billionaire

Forbes has released the annual World’s Billionaires list and beauty mogul Kylie Jenner was named youngest 'self-made' billionaire for the second year in a row at the age of 22.   The mother of one who unseated Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, 35, as the youngest-ever self-made billionaire in 2019, retained her position after she sold off 51% of her Kylie Cosmetics brand to beauty brand Coty Inc. for $600 million.   The deal, which closed in January, means her business is now valued at around $1.2 billion. She still solely owns the other 49 percent stake.   The site also reveals that money from the sale means she is one of just 2,095 people in the world with a fortune of ten digits.   Forbes also addressed the controversy that surrounds the title 'self...
Facebook Closes Down its London Offices after an Employee was Diagnosed with Coronavirus
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Facebook Closes Down its London Offices after an Employee was Diagnosed with Coronavirus

Social media giants, Facebook is closing its offices in London until Monday after a visiting employee from Singapore was diagnosed with coronavirus. The unnamed employee who is based in Singapore visited Facebook's London offices between February 24-26 and was later diagnosed with COVID-19. While other employees have been told to work from home through the weekend, the firm also advised anyone who came into contact with the affected employee to self-isolate and monitor themselves for any symptoms of the novel coronavirus. “An employee based in our Singapore office who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 visited our London offices February 24-26, 2020,” Facebook said in a statement. “We are therefore closing our London offices until Monday for deep cleaning and employees are wo...
Young Man Dies One Day after Starting a Countdown to his Birthday
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Young Man Dies One Day after Starting a Countdown to his Birthday

A young man has died just one day after he took to Facebook to count down to his birthday. Diego Patrick Nnamdi, whose birthday is on March 23, wished himself a happy birthday in advance on Facebook. Unfortunately, he passed on before his birthday.   Friends woke up to the news of his death and they took to Facebook to mourn him. Patrick was buried immediately after his death. Below are tributes from friends.
Coronavirus: California Monitors 8400, Facebook Cancels Conference
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Coronavirus: California Monitors 8400, Facebook Cancels Conference

California Governor Gavin Newsom said on Thursday that the state is monitoring more than 8,400 people for coronavirus symptoms after arrival on commercial flights, but the state lacks test kits and is being held back by federal testing rules. Newsom spoke a day after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a coronavirus case of unknown origin in northern California, where some of the world’s biggest tech companies are based. It is potentially the first incident of the virus spreading within U.S. communities. And not surprisingly, Facebook Inc said it would cancel its annual developer conference due to fears over the deadly virus, as growing concerns about the economic impact of the global outbreak drove Wall Street to tumble for a sixth straight day. Fa...
Nigerian man Sparks Outrage after Revealing he Loves Sleeping With 12, 13 and 14-year-old girls
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Nigerian man Sparks Outrage after Revealing he Loves Sleeping With 12, 13 and 14-year-old girls

A Nigerian man ignited an outrage on Facebook after disclosing that he loves sleeping with 12, 13 and 14-year-old girls. The Nigerian man identified as Austine Okonkwo disclosed this while commenting on a Facebook post in which a woman who caught her husband sleeping with her 12-year-old niece sought for advice.     Commenting on the post, Austine said he will send his wife packing and marry her underage niece if he was the lady's husband. He added that he "enjoys them when they are 12, 13 and 14". See his comment below;   A Facebook user Chjii NK Ibe wrote; These are the kind of people we have been existing together with. This man will be dangerous around children. Be you friends or relatives, you all need to watch him closely...
“I will never talk sh*t to my wife again” Man who thought breastfeeding was easy shares his experience after being left alone with his child for a few hours
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“I will never talk sh*t to my wife again” Man who thought breastfeeding was easy shares his experience after being left alone with his child for a few hours

A new father has vowed never to undermine what his wife goes through as a mother after his experience while caring for their daughter alone for a few hours. Ronnie Dunston said he always thought his wife was overreacting whenever she expressed pain while breastfeeding their child. He felt since their daughter has no teeth, it can't be that painful. However, he had an experience that has changed his view forever and he shared this experience on Facebook. He wrote So every time my daughter latches on to my wife's nipple she makes this "Ah sh!t, this hurts," face. I'm looking like seriously you're not use to it by now, she doesn't even have teeth, suck it up chump lol. BOY DID I have NO CLUE. So yesterday my daughter was losing her damn mind looking for the boobie milk, you know like a c...
Facebook Is Lame, Delete It -Tesla Founder, Elon Musk Says
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Facebook Is Lame, Delete It -Tesla Founder, Elon Musk Says

Technology entrepreneur, Elon Musk, believes that Facebook should be deleted as it is lame. Musk, while reacting to a post by actor Sacha Baron Cohen calling for Facebook to be regulated by the government over its content, Musk who founded Tesla tweeted “#DeleteFacebook It’s lame.” In the post, Baron Cohen, wrote: ‘We don’t let 1 person control the water for 2.5 billion people. We don’t let 1 person control electricity for 2.5 billion people. Why do we let 1 man control the information seen by 2.5 billion people? Facebook needs to be regulated by governments, not ruled by an emperor! ‘ said the actor and comedian. This will not be the first time Musk is criticizing Facebook. In 2018, Musk deleted the official Facebook pages of his companies, Tesla (TSLA) and SpaceX, after ...
Young Nigerian Man says his Good Looks Cost him Money When he entered a Market
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Young Nigerian Man says his Good Looks Cost him Money When he entered a Market

A Nigerian man who believes he's very hansome has taken to Facebook to state that his good looks made him spend all of money he had on him when he entered Sabon market in Kano "Those traders eehn Fine boy come and buy this, fine boy come and buy that. Naso I finished my Money for sabon gari market in Kano. Buying things I don’t need" Ameer Lukman Haruna wrote More photos of Haruna below...
Toke Makinwa, DJ Cuppy, Susan Peters & More Join in on #Socialchallenge Viral Me
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Toke Makinwa, DJ Cuppy, Susan Peters & More Join in on #Socialchallenge Viral Me

Iconic American singer, Dolly Parton has sparked a new photo trend among celebrities after poking fun at how people project different versions of themselves on various social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Tinder. Adhering to the premise of each different virtual community, she joked: 'Get a woman who can do it all!'. Celebrities including Toke Makinwa, Uti Nwachukwu, Laura Ikeji, Susan Peters, Beverly Osu and many more hopped on the trend and began posting their own memes.
Facebook Shuts Down Nnamdi Kanu’s Page
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Facebook Shuts Down Nnamdi Kanu’s Page

The group’s Media and Publicity Secretary, Emma Powerful, in a statement, alleged that the action was taken by Facebook Nigeria who, it said viewed the page as a platform to exposing the ills in government. It warned that Biafra had suffered greatly as a result of denial of media space in the late 60s, saying it could not afford to allow same to continue in the 21st century. The statement reads in part: “We can confirm that Facebook Nigeria has shut down the page of our leader Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. “This is not unconnected with the fact that our leader’s page has become a rich resource for those determined to expose the evil regime in Nigeria and enthrone a better life for the masses. “We mince no words when we say that Facebook Nigeria is more corrupt that the corrupt governme...
Tech giant Alphabet hits trillion dollar valuation
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Tech giant Alphabet hits trillion dollar valuation

Alphabet on Thursday became the fourth company in the world to reach a $1 trillion market value. Shares of the Silicon Valley-based parent of Google on Thursday rose 0.8 percent to $1,450.16, giving it a market capitalization of just over $1 trillion for the first time. Alphabet — whose Google unit was founded in 1998 out of a garage in Menlo Park, Calif., by Larry Page and Sergey Brin — joins the trillion-dollar club with fellow tech juggernauts Apple, Microsoft, and Amazon, all of which have reached the 12-zero milestone over the past two years. Apple is currently the world’s most valuable company with a market cap of $1.4 trillion. Microsoft is valued at $1.3 trillion, while Amazon has recently slipped to $931 billion. The achievement comes six weeks after Page and Brin said...
Nigerian Couple Who Never Met Physically Until Their Wedding Shares Love Story
Love, Sex & Relationship

Nigerian Couple Who Never Met Physically Until Their Wedding Shares Love Story

OlaOlu, based in Nigeria met Fola, a Nigerian Nurse based in the U.K on Facebook sometime in July 2019 and they immediately hit it off. Their conversation started with a comment on a Facebook post which quickly progressed into the DM. And the rest, as they say, IS HISTORY! What makes this particular Naija love story exciting is that they never met physically during the 3 months they dated. The love bug and connection was strengthened through video calls on Whatsapp and Facebook, and after 3 months of online dating, Fola travelled to Naija to meet her Prince Charming and they got MARRIED! The husband made this post on Facebook: It was Itodo's birthday and as Getmeri's ambassador I sent his number to the company to call and wish him a happy one. I shared his appreciation of th...
Head of Vigilante in Rumuchiolu Beaten up by men Allegedly from a Local Vigilante Group known as OSPAC
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Head of Vigilante in Rumuchiolu Beaten up by men Allegedly from a Local Vigilante Group known as OSPAC

The head of vigilante in Rumuchiolu, Eneka, in Rivers state, was beaten up by unknown men and left bleeding badly. According to a Facebook user who shared the story, the men attacked the vigilante head, named Mr Thank God, at about 3:30pm. The attackers were allegedly from the ONELGA Security, Peace and Advisory Committee (OSPAC), a local vigilante group formed in 2016 to fight crime and cultism in the area. According to Peter Owunnah who shared the story on Facebook. the vigilante was attacked for no reason. He was left with a deep cut in the middle of his head and cuts and bruises all over his body, such that he had blood running down his face, chest, arms, and back. See photos below.
Trump Says Zuckerberg Told Him He’s Facebook’s ‘Number One’
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Trump Says Zuckerberg Told Him He’s Facebook’s ‘Number One’

President Donald Trump boasted Monday that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told him at dinner he is “number one” on the global social media platform. “I had dinner with Mark Zuckerberg the other day and he said ‘I’d like to congratulate you… you are number one on Facebook,'” Trump said. The president, speaking in a live interview with right-wing radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh, did not specify when the dinner happened. A spokesman for Facebook said the last such dinner took place in October. The president noted the importance of social media to his messaging, which depends on bypassing much of the professional news media, which he accuses of bias against him. Trump, who has nearly 70 million followers on Twitter, told Limbaugh that without the platform, “I think we’d be ...
Whatsapp To Stop Working On Windows OS From Today, December 31
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Whatsapp To Stop Working On Windows OS From Today, December 31

According to source, Before the final decision was taken, Facebook, the parent company of WhatsApp, had stopped new account creations on mobile Windows platform WhatsApp has said that its instant messaging app will stop working on all phones running Microsoft Windows OS from Tuesday, December 31. It should be noted that Facebook, the owner of WhatsApp, stopped people from creating new accounts on Windows phones earlier in the year, Daily Mail reports. The reason for doing so, according to the company, was because it has stopped developing updates for the platform, and as such there would not be new updates or features for the OS. The app company was also reported to have said that it is stopping support for devices whose operating systems do not have the capabilities that are needed to ...
“You Shall Die Without A Husband” – Pastor Emiaso Oke Emir Curses Lady
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“You Shall Die Without A Husband” – Pastor Emiaso Oke Emir Curses Lady

A lady on Facebook, Oghenetejiri Charity took to a Facebook group to share screenshots of her chat with a pastor, Emiaso Oke Emir who cursed her for refusing to give him phone number he requested for. By the authority and power invested in me by God as a man who ruleth over the world and have dominion over the earth, you shall die without a husband” – The pastor said as revealed in the chats. He also went further to insult her parents and generations. Read full Chats below; “By The Power Invested In Me By God, You Shall Die Without A Husband” – Pastor Cursed Lady Who Refuse Giving Him Her Phone Number
Man Proposes To 18-Year-Old Girls On Facebook, Dupes Them Of N418,000 In Anambra
Crime

Man Proposes To 18-Year-Old Girls On Facebook, Dupes Them Of N418,000 In Anambra

Two girls reportedly lost the sum of N418,000 to a 22-year old suspected facebook fraudster, David Maduabuchi in Okpoko, near Onitsha, Anambra state. The victims, Ogechi Miracle and Chinasa Peter, both 18 years were allegedly lured by the suspect on Facebook under false pretences of marrying them. The Nation gathered that the victims had stolen the said sums at different times from their parents after being swindled by the suspect. The suspect was also said to have collected some undisclosed number of laptop computers from his victims. The police spokesperson, Haruna Mohammed who confirmed the incident on Wednesday, said the suspect has been arrested. He said, “At about 7:pm, Police detectives attached to Awada Division arrested one David Maduabuchi ‘m’ aged 22years of N...
Two Nigerian Ladies Fight Over A Man On Facebook
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Two Nigerian Ladies Fight Over A Man On Facebook

A Nigerian lady has taken to Facebook to accuse another lady of trying to 'steal' her man. Mary Isaiah Edidem who fired the first shot, warned Deborah Ekanem to stay away from her man as she (Deborah) previously left him for his Prophet. She also alleged that Deborah has been inviting her boyfriend to a hotel. She wrote: Deborah however denied the allegation. She alleged that Mary launched the attack on her to tarnish her image for reasons best known to her.
Facebook Takes Down Billions Of Fake Accounts
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Facebook Takes Down Billions Of Fake Accounts

Facebook removed 2.2 billion fake accounts from its platform during the first quarter of the year — nearly double the number it took action on in the prior quarter. The company says the increase is due to an uptick in automated attacks that create many accounts at once. The company released the latest iteration of its Community Standards Report, which is meant to help the public understand how it is handling content moderation. It’s one of a number of efforts Facebook has made at increasing transparency and improving its public image after a cascade of scandals, including Cambridge Analytica, Russian interference in the 2016 election, and its platform's role in spreading misinformation. Its practices have been under increased scrutiny around the globe, including from politicia...
FUNAAB Expels Student For Writing Open Letter To VC On Facebook
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FUNAAB Expels Student For Writing Open Letter To VC On Facebook

A 200-Level student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Michael Adewale Ifemosu, has been expelled by the university for allegedly posting an open letter on his Facebook page to the Vice Chancellor, Prof Kolawole Salako. FUNAAB said Ifemosu was expelled because he posted an open letter on the internet to the Vice Chancellor, in which he was said to have raised what it called allegations and misrepresentation of fact about the university. Ifemosu, with Matric No. 20016/1186, was said to have posted the letter on Facebook in July 2019. DAILY POST learnt that Ifemosu is the Convener, Youth In Good Governance Initiative (YIGGI), and Ogun State Secretary for African Action Congress (AAC) – the political party under which Omoyele Sowore contested as the 2019 pre...
It Started With Hi On Facebook – Bride Thanks God For Directing Her Husband To Her
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It Started With Hi On Facebook – Bride Thanks God For Directing Her Husband To Her

A newlywed is thanking God for sending her husband to her via Facebook. Roselyn Awuzie said her relationship "started with hi on Facebook messenger". It blossomed and they tied the knot. She went on to thank Mark Zuckerberg for creating Facebook, thereby giving her the platform to meet her husband. She wrote: "Bikonu please help me and thank God for directing my husband to me through Facebook....it started with hi.....on Facebook messenger and finally we tied the knot.....thank you C E O of Facebook for creating such a wonderful platform......"
Paypal Withdraws Support For Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency
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Paypal Withdraws Support For Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

Paypal has become the first company to pull out officially from Facebook’s Libra, a cryptocurrency and related association that it announced earlier this year with a chain of nearly 30 big names behind the effort to help build and operate services around it. “PayPal has made the decision to forgo further participation in the Libra Association at this time and to continue to focus on advancing our existing mission and business priorities as we strive to democratize access to financial services for underserved populations,” PayPal said in an emailed statement to TechCrunch. “We remain supportive of Libra’s aspirations and look forward to continued dialogue on ways to work together in the future. Facebook has been a longstanding and valued strategic partner to PayPal, and we will conti...
Facebook, Instagram Remove 800 Accounts From Nigeria, Egypt, UAE, Give Reasons
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Facebook, Instagram Remove 800 Accounts From Nigeria, Egypt, UAE, Give Reasons

Facebook has removed hundreds of accounts, pages and groups from its social network platforms over alleged involvement in coordinated inauthentic behaviour. The tech giant said it removed a total of 443 Facebook and 125 Instagram accounts, as well as 200 pages and 76 groups originating in the United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Nigeria and Indonesia. In a blog post on Thursday, Facebook said that one of the operations was sharing local news in targeted countries and promoting content about UAE as well as criticism of Qatar, Turkey and Iran, NAN reports. A smaller operation was involved in “domestic-focused coordinated inauthentic behaviour in Indonesia,” with fake accounts sharing content in support of the independence movement in West Papua province, while others posted criticism of...
Man kills wife of 33 years after accusing her of cheating on Facebook
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Man kills wife of 33 years after accusing her of cheating on Facebook

A man shot and killed his wife of 33 years and attempted to commit suicide in front of their two grandchildren a week after he took to Facebook to accuse his wife of cheating. According to the Daily Mail, Eddie Harris allegedly shot and killed his high school sweetheart, Shanica Harris, inside of their Liberty home on Saturday, September 28. Friends and family said the couple had been together since they were 15 and shared five children and multiple grandchildren. Last week, Harris shared subliminal posts about his wife possibly cheating on him. On the day of the murder, Eddie posted on Facebook that Shanica brought one of her boyfriends to their home. Miami-Dade police said in a statement that Eddie Harris had a rifle in his hand when he had a stand-off against SWAT officers. The...
After 12 Years Of Marriage, Nigerian Man Discovers Through DNA Test That 2 Out Of 3 Children Aren’t His
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After 12 Years Of Marriage, Nigerian Man Discovers Through DNA Test That 2 Out Of 3 Children Aren’t His

A Nigerian man by name, Ijimakiwa Dayo has taken to his facebook page to narrate how he has been taking care of another man’s children after he apparently married the wrong woman.   The devastated man shared his sad story after finding out through DNA test that two out of his three children aren't his kids.   Read his lengthy post below:   The time devil settles in your home is when one gets married to a bad partner. I got married to a wrong woman about 12years ago, we had 3 kids, 2 boys and a girl, our first child (a boy) is 11years old. I have been suspecting her for some time now. We’ve been having issues recently, our families and friends have tried to help us reconcile but she kept insulting me and my family members an attitude which she developed overnight. In...
Facebook Unveils New Models Of Portal Video Chatting Devices
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Facebook Unveils New Models Of Portal Video Chatting Devices

Facebook Inc unveiled new models of its Portal video chat devices on Wednesday, making the company’s first foray into TV streaming hardware but offering a limited selection of subscription services. The launch comes as Facebook is trying to pivot toward more private forms of communication, after years of slowing user growth, data-sharing scandals and calls for change to its hands-off approach to content moderation. The company is already one of the biggest global players in private messaging, with its WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram apps used by 2.4 billion people each month. It is keeping the focus of its new Portal line on video calling, adding the capability for WhatsApp calls along with improvements to a wide-angle camera that keeps users in focus as they move about a ro...
Mark Zuckerberg Launches Facebook Dating
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Mark Zuckerberg Launches Facebook Dating

Mark Zuckerberg made this known on his latest post that they are introducing Facebook Dating. He stated that he is pleased to hear when people tell him how they met their partners on Facebook even though Facebook had no features to help with dating. Hence this led to to idea to introduce Facebook Dating. He said Facebook dating will be launching the US today and already live in 20 countries.. Most importantly, he also stated that users privacy and security is already taken care of. Who's excited for this news?! One of my favorite things about building Facebook is I can walk through almost any city in the world and people will stop and tell me stories about how they met their husband or wife through Facebook. It's a great feeling. And until recently, Facebook didn't eve...
Woman shares hilarious update after she begged Trey Songz for baby diapers and he sent her boxes of them
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Woman shares hilarious update after she begged Trey Songz for baby diapers and he sent her boxes of them

Trey Songz decided to grant the wish of a woman who reached out to him on Instagram claiming she needs diapers for her son.   Trey, who is a new father himself, asked for the woman's address and proceeded to send her boxes of diapers.   The woman later took to Facebook to write: "So why I Dm Trey Songz on Instagram the other day & asked him can he get my son some diapers & this man really sent me some diapers I’m bouta wear em myself"    
Facebook tightens rules for political adverts ahead of US elections
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Facebook tightens rules for political adverts ahead of US elections

Facebook has announced that it would tighten its rules for political ad spending ahead of the 2020 US elections, notably by requiring more information about who is paying for campaign messages.   The move is the latest by Facebook to crack down on efforts to deceive or manipulate users after the social network admitted lapses in the 2016 election. While Facebook has already begun requiring political advertisers to provide identification to confirm who they are and where they are located, the new policy requires more information to show they are registered with the US government.   This new verification can be done by submitting a tax identification number or proof that the group is registered with the Federal Election Commission. “People should know who is trying to ...
See the condition a man left a woman’s face in after brutalizing her
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See the condition a man left a woman’s face in after brutalizing her

A man battered a woman, leaving her unrecognizable and photos of the damage he wreaked on her face has gone viral on Facebook.   The photos were shared on Facebook by the sister of the victim. She revealed that her sister, Britt from Williamsburg, Virginia, was physically abused by a man named Maine and it left her with severe injuries that required multiple stitches.     The graphic photos have been shared thousands of times as people called out the abuser.     The sister, Tiah Lynch has now revealed that there's an outstanding warrant for the arrest of her sister's abuser.     See below.   Britt before the attack
Facebook To Use Yoruba, Igbo Languages To Curb Fake News
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Facebook To Use Yoruba, Igbo Languages To Curb Fake News

Facebook has revealed that it will fight fake news on its platform using Yoruba and Igbo languages, NAN report. Facebook’s Head of Public Policy, Africa, Kojo Boakye, said in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos, that the two languages were in addition to Hausa language, already supported by the platform. Facebook was collaborating with Africa Check to add new local language support for several African languages as part of its Third-Party Fact-Checking programme, Boakye said. He said that the programme would help to assess the accuracy of news on Facebook, and reduce the spread of misinformation. According to him, the programme was launched in 2018 across five countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, which included South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria, Senegal and Cameroon. Boakye said: ”F...
#RevolutionNow: Ibrahim Dan Arrested By DSS For Supporting Sowore On Facebook
Politics

#RevolutionNow: Ibrahim Dan Arrested By DSS For Supporting Sowore On Facebook

A former Editor at Daily Trust Newspaper, Mr. Ibrahim Dan Halilu, has been arrested by operatives of the Department of State Services, DSS. Igbere learned that Halilu, ex politics editor for the news outfit, was picked in Kaduna State on Monday over a Facebook post supporting the activities of the #RevolutionNow movement. The journalist is not the first to be arrested by the secret police over the movement. Convener of the group and publisher, SaharaReporters, Omoleye Sowore, was picked by the DSS on Saturday at his Lagos residence, Similarly, two journalists with the news outfit (Victor Ogungbenro and Tosin Olajuwon) were picked at different locations in Lagos and Ondo States during today's #RevolutionNow protest, with the Lagos office of SaharaReporters under heavy surveilla...
You won’t believe what this Nigerian lady got as birthday gift from her ‘boyfriend’
Entertainment

You won’t believe what this Nigerian lady got as birthday gift from her ‘boyfriend’

A Nigerian lady has taken to social media to express her dissatisfaction over the birthday gift she received from her boyfriend.   The lady, Mary Ogechi was left unimpressed after she found a bunch of bananas and a bottle of groundnut wrapped as a present for her birthday.   Taking to Facebook on Sunday, July 28, to react over the gift, she wrote: 'He gave me this as birthday girl. Is this guy not wicked.'  
Lol! Idemili South LGA Chairman, Don Unachukwu commissions surface incinerator
News

Lol! Idemili South LGA Chairman, Don Unachukwu commissions surface incinerator

Photos of a type C surface incinerator Idemili South LGA Chairman, Hon. Don Unachukwu, commissioned over the week has surfaced on social media.   Sharing the photos on Facebook, OAP Gwen Divy Ifeson alleged that Hon. Don Unachukwu commissioned the surface incinerator to take care of all the combustible waste materials generated in the community school's environment. She wrote;   Chairman of Idemili south lg of Anambra State under Fire for commissioning a type C surface incinerator to take care of all the combustible waste materials generated in the school environment"  

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