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  • 16m people visit Facebook in Nigeria monthly

    16m people visit Facebook in Nigeria monthly

    Facebook has announced 16 million people in Nigeria visit it every month with 100% of them coming on mobile. Each day, 7.2 million people visit Facebook with 7 million on mobile. Facebook’s visit coincided with Friends Day (4 February), or Facebook’s 12th birthday. During the past five years, the global Facebook community has more than […] Post from PM News


  • Facebook helps West African SMEs connect with customers

    Facebook hosted a roundtable with small and medium sized enterprises from Ghana and Nigeria on Tuesday as part of its effort to support entrepreneurship in West Africa. The session focused on how Facebook can help small businesses reach exactly the right customers – for less money and with greater returns. More than 50 million small […] Post from PM News



  • Facebook Comment: Court grants KASU lecturer bail

    Femi Adi/Kaduna A Chief Magistrate Court sitting in Kaduna on Monday granted bail to Kaduna State University, KASU, lecturer, Dr. John Danfulani, who allegedly posted an inciting and hateful comment on facebook. Reading out his ruling on bail application, the presiding magistrate, Awalu Musa, said since the case before the court was a bailable offence, […] Post from PM News


  • Facebook comment lands lecturer in detention

    Femi Adi/Kaduna Kaduna State Police Commissioner, Malam Umar Shehu on Thursday ordered the detention of a Kaduna State University, KASU, lecturer, Dr. John Danfulani over an alleged facebook hate comment. Danfulani who has been a consistent critic of the government of Mallam Nasir El-Rufai, was detained by the police over a facebook comment that was […] Post from PM News


  • Obasanjo’s regime exposed national assembly to corruption – Dino Melaye

    The Chairman, Senate Committee on Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Otunba Dino Melaye, on Thursday reacted to the letter written by ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo to the Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Speaker, House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, describing it as “a misplacement of anger.” Melaye noted that Obasanjo’s regime exposed the national assembly to corruption and […] Post from PM News


  • Tompolo will appear in court soon-Aide

    The former Niger Delta warlord, Mr Government Ekpemupolo “Tompolo’’ will appear in court at the appropriate time, Mr Paul Bebenimibo, his media adviser and consultant, has said. Bebenimibo, who said this in a signed statement issued to newsmen on Thursday in Warri, said that Tompolo’s lawyers were fine tuning ways for his appearance in court. […] Post from PM News


  • El-Rufai suspends monarch over marijuana possession

    El-Rufai suspends monarch over marijuana possession

    Femi Adi/Kaduna In actualizing his campaign against drugs, Kaduna Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai on Thursday announced the immediate suspension of a traditional ruler who was arrested over alleged drug related offence in the state. A press statement signed the by the governor’s Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Samuel Aruwan, said the NDLEA arrested Ibrahim […] Post from PM News