Facebook’s photo-transfer tool opens to more users in Europe, LatAm and Africa

Facebook is continuing to open access to a data-porting tool it launched in Ireland in December. The tool lets users of its network transfer photos and videos they have stored on its servers directly to another photo storage service, such as Google Photos, via encrypted transfer. A Facebook spokesman confirmed to TechCrunch that access to the […]

Dethronement: Stop consoling me, we didn’t die, says Sanusi’s daughter

Khadija Sanusi, daughter of the former Emir of Kano, on Monday, asked her followers to stop sending her condolences, following her father’s dethronement. Moments before Sanusi’s dethronement was made public, Khadija alluded to it by taking to Twitter to quote her father, in response to a tweet that said, “Muhammadu Sanusi, Emir of Kano, once […]

Gunmen kidnap Delta billionaire, father, one other

Gunmen have kidnapped a young man, who is reputed to be a  billionaire, Mr Elvis Ojeogwu, his father and one other person from their hometown of Obior in the Aniocha North Local Government Area of Delta State. A family source, who spoke on condition of anonymity, told PUNCH Metro on Monday in Asaba that Elvis was abducted […]

UNIZIK suspends Chinese course

The Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, has suspended a Chinese course in the institution amid fear of coronavirus. UNIZIK  Vice-Chancellor, Prof Charles Esimone, said this on Monday during the 14th pre- convocation press conference of the school. He said they had also told their  Chinese lecturers who traveled home not to return to the […]

ASUU declares two-week warning strike, alleges FG ignores agreements

The  Academic Staff Union of Universities on Monday began a two-week strike to press the Federal Government to implement its 2019 agreement and resolution. Also, the  University of Port Harcourt branch of the union described as “all deception” the claim by the Federal Government that lecturers who refused to enroll in the Integrated Payroll Personnel […]

12 test negative, Lagos searches for Italian’s co-passengers

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, has said no fewer than 12 people suspected to have contacted coronavirus have tested negative while three more are under isolation at the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. Addressing a press conference in Lagos on Monday, Abayomi said they were still searching for two more passengers who […]

Defend yourselves against herdsmen attacks, MASSOB tells South-South, South-East

The Movement for the Actualisation of the Sovereign State of Biafra has called on the people of the South-South and the South-East to protect themselves against attacks from herdsmen in their area. MASSOB said the call had become necessary following reports of continued attacks by herdsmen in Delta, Imo, Anambra and other parts of the […]