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NTA Social Media Gag Order: Dictatorship in Democracy

By Adeboye Adegoke and Adeboro Odunlami On the 15th of January 2018, the management of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), the official government-owned television station, sent an internal circular to its staff expressly restraining them from relating with online publications which concern sensitive and topical national issues. According to the circular which emanated from the […]

NCC: Nigeria to surpass 30% broadband target by 2018

Big Brother: 78% of social media users ‘planning to leave’

A recent report by Kaspersky Lab, a global cyber-security company, says nearly 78% of social media users are already considering leaving the social networks. Kaspersky Lab conducted a survey of 4,831 active social network users in 12 countries, showing an overwhelming majority (78%) of respondents considered quitting their social networks — but chose to stay. Also, 30% […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

‘One billion people used Facebook on Monday’

Mark Zuckerberg, Founder of Facebook, has announced that for the very first time since it creation, one billion people used the popular social media platform in a single day. Facebook achieved this milestone on Monday this week Zuckerberg says in a statement on the platform explaining that one out of every seven people on earth used Facebook […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

Facebook: MTN Nigeria hits 3 million fans mark, retains lead

MTN Nigeria, the biggest mobile phone company in Nigeria, has crossed the three million followers mark on Facebook, the largest social media platform in the country. A Technology Times review shows that the Nigerian subsidiary of the South African company attained this feat over the last weekend, to retain its position as the most-liked mobile operator […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules

Four ways to solve mobile network issues in Nigeria

Nkem Ndem Vivienne, Travel/Technology Writer, Jovago, in this article to Technology Times explains simple steps to solve mobile network issues in Nigeria   Have you ever found yourself in a dire situation and you need to make a super urgent call but your phone’s network just will not connect? Or in some cases, it connects and […]

Nigeria warns Internet community over ‘huge impact’ of EU data rules