Tag: facebook

ToluJuly 1, 2017

N300m damages for Evans, 2 billion Facebook users | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N4 billion – The Ilorin High Court ordered Sahara Reporters publisher, Omoyele Sowore to pay Senate President, Bukola Saraki this ...

Op-ed EditorJune 29, 2017

The Media Blog: Hope you heard that Facebook is now in the business of TV production

This was announced Monday. It is working with a small group of partners to start releasing episodes from around August. ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 27, 2017

2 billion people now use Facebook – Zuckerberg

More than a quarter of the world’s population now uses Facebook every month, Mark Zuckerberg says. “As of this morning, ...

SponsorJune 23, 2017

Facebook hosts first ever Community Summit, announces new tools for group admins

Yesterday, Facebook hosted its first ever Facebook Communities Summit in Chicago with hundreds of group admins where new features were ...

ItunuoluwaJune 20, 2017

Zuckerberg snubs White House invite to meet with President Trump and other tech CEOs

President Trump is asking the CEOs of the world’s largest tech companies for help in modernizing the American government system. ...

SponsorJune 15, 2017

Facebook to update Safety Check with new features

In order to build a safe community, Facebook will be announcing new updates to Safety Check to make it an ...

Op-ed EditorJune 10, 2017

The Media Blog: Trump is very good for American media – by the millions

And we are not just talking about millions of dollars, but millions of people also. The latest hearings for former ...

SponsorJune 9, 2017

Facebook introduces subtitles on Live to enhance user experience for deaf people

As part of its commitment to making it accessible to everyone, Facebook is enabling users to include closed captions in Facebook ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 7, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg meets founder of all-female Nigerian Facebook group

Facebook CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, on Tuesday, received Nigeria’s Lola Omolola, founder of a secret Facebook group called Female in Nigeria ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJune 4, 2017

Facebook introduces “safety check” after London terror attack

Social media network, Facebook, activated its “Safety Check” feature on Saturday after the London terror attack. The tool has been ...

RoqeebahMay 22, 2017

We have your receipts: So Trump has no issues receiving money from those who “want women as slaves and to kill gays”

by Roqeebah Olaoniye Not to visit the sins of the father on the son, but too often, the Trumps leave us ...

ToluMay 20, 2017

[The Legislative Blog]: Ebonyi lawmaker, Maria Ude Nwachi needs to get herself together and stop being a joke

What in the world is going on with this Ebonyi legislator, Maria Ude Nwachi? And worse off, why do most ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 16, 2017

Instagram adds updates making it look more like Snapchat

by Omoleye Omoruyi Instagram has rolled out face filters, meaning you can now enhance your selfies by adding cartoon-style filters ...

Omoleye OmoruyiMay 9, 2017

Snapchat’s rivalry with Instagram continues as new features are added

By Omoleye Omoruyi No need over-emphasising the rivalry between Snapchat and Instagram, and this time, Snapchat has gone ahead of ...

SponsorMay 4, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg Releases Statement about Issues of Suicide and Murder on Facebook

Over the last few weeks, we’ve seen people hurting themselves and others on Facebook — either live or in video ...

RoqeebahMay 4, 2017

The Dummies Guide to what just happened to WhatsApp

Did you wake up this morning to notifications of WhatsApp messages on your phone? Making you seem like the single ...

SponsorApril 28, 2017

Facebook rolls out Messenger Lite in Nigeria, other Countries

Furthering its goal to empower people all over the world to stay connected, Facebook is launching a new app called ...

SponsorApril 21, 2017

African developers celebrated at Facebook’s Annual F8 Conference

Facebook celebrated the achievements and products of its growing African developer and partner ecosystem at its annual F8 developer conference held ...

EditorApril 20, 2017

F8 2017: Artificial Intelligence, Building 8 and more technology updates from day 2

April 19 concludes F8 2017, Facebook’s annual two-day event where developers and businesses come together to explore the future of technology. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 14, 2017

Emir Sanusi disowns social media accounts

by Dolapo Adelana Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has disowned all social media accounts opened in his name. Sanusi in ...

SponsorApril 11, 2017

Facebook empowers small businesses to succeed in a mobile world, announces 5 million active advertisers

Facebook and Instagram want to build and empower communities, which is why they are committed to helping small businesses grow. ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 6, 2017

Facebook launches fight against ‘revenge porn’

by Dolapo Adelana Social networking platform, Facebook says it has started putting measures in place to stop “revenge porn” on ...

RoqeebahApril 2, 2017

Did Dino Melaye keep a spare set of eyes on his cabinet handle? | See our top 10 photos from the past week

There’s hardly anyone who can say, after the events of this past week, that he/she does not know what Senator ...

SponsorMarch 29, 2017

Facebook rolls out new photo and video sharing feature “Facebook Camera”

Connor Hayes, Product Manager at Facebook has today announced the roll out of ‘Facebook Camera’, a new feature that enables ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 28, 2017

Facebook launches Snapchat-like features

by Dolapo Adelana Social network, Facebook on Tuesday announced its ‘Facebook Camera’, a new feature that enables users share photos and ...

RoqeebahMarch 16, 2017

[The Presidential Blog] See the “modest” photo of President Buhari that almost turned Facebook upside down

With over 2,ooo shares in just two days, Facebook Imam Ghazali Umar’s photo of President Buhari in a house said ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 10, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg, wife, expecting baby girl

by Dolapo Adelana Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan are expecting a baby girl. Zuckerberg, who already ...

RoqeebahMarch 3, 2017

This Snapchat IPO might just be a waste of time and money

So Snap Inc. a.k.a Snapchat has just gone public and has risen almost 45% in stock value from its guide ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 2, 2017

Snapchat goes public making 26 year old founder a multi-billionaire

by Dolapo Adelana Snapchat founder Evan Spiegel has joined the league of multi-billionaire tech gurus. Snap Inc, the company behind ...

Op-ed EditorMarch 2, 2017

Opinion: Facebook, Saraki, and the era of digital governance in Nigeria

by Akorede Shakir   No one knew it would end up winning an international accolade… One of the greatest online clampdowns ...

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