PRESS CONFERENCE ADDRESS BY HON. USMAN DANJUMA SHIDDI OVER THE CRISIS IN SOUTHERN TARABA, TARABA STATE. As a member representing Wukari/Ibi Federal Constituency, I would like to state categorically that what the so-called Tiv Coalition did yesterday at the Unity Fountain, showed a mind unschooled, and uncultured. I cannot keep quiet while some miscreant of this group took to the streets in Abuja, demeaning the personalities of General Danjuma and
Nigerians have attacked Busola Dakolo, wife of popular singer, Timi Dakolo, for claiming she was forced to sign a letter countering her allegation that Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA) raped her. Busola, a mother of three, told the Guardian of UK that a silver Toyota tailed her as she was driving home and a white minibus with tinted windows was parked outside her house. By
Two major network operators in the country, Airtel and 9mobile, have been slammed with a total fine of N136m by the Nigerian Communications Commissions for violating various industry regulations. The NCC, in its 2019 first quarter enforcement report, stated that the network providers flouted different industry regulations such as automatic renewal of data subscription, wrongful disconnection of an interconnect carrier and breaking the Do-Not-Disturb directive. The commission said it found
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has introduced the telecom industry’s harmonised short codes that will simplify usage and access to telecom services by consumers. Head of fixed Network at NCC, Tony Ikemefuna, who made the disclosure at the second Stakeholders’ forum on Value Added Services, organised by NCC in Lagos recently, said the harmonisation was also meant to sanitise the short code systems in the industry which before now were
The International Telecommunications Union, ITU has faulted the use of passwords in building digital financial services, describing it as a faulty foundation. It strongly recommend that digital financial services should be built on authentications far less risky and highly sophisticated than the easily manipulable password authentication. In its standardization work on Identity management architecture and mechanisms released recently, ITU said over three billion usernames and passwords were stolen in 2016,
Presidential candidate of the African Action Congress in the February 2019 presidential election, Mr. Omowole Sowore, has been arrested by the operatives of the Department of State Services. His publishing outfit, Sahara Reporters, broke the news. According the Online medium, DSS operatives arrested Sowore in the early hours of Saturday at about 1.25 a.m. It added that Sowore was picked up at his apartment in the early hours of Saturday.
A columnist with a Nigerian daily, Nigerian Tribune, Professor Farooq Kperogi has shared what he claims to be an inside story regarding the nominations of President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term cabinet. According to him, in a social media thread he titled “Ministership for Sale: Up to N2.5b Per Slot” Four different, dependable, and independent sources “who don’t know each other but who’re close to the corridors of power” told him
Yesterday being 16th June, 2019 was a tragic or trial day in the lives of many believers within and outside the state capital, this was the topic sentence as performing artiste of Team eflexnaija appreciate God for guidance through hell. His statement… “It was the story of my life that I cannot forget easily, because I shook hand with death but God was there for me despite my imperfection as