JUST IN: Twitter Ban CNN, NYT, WaPo Journalists Accounts

Twitter suspended the accounts of several high-profile journalists from major news organizations like CNN, New York Times etc, without explanation Thursday night, in what appeared to be a major attempt by new owner Elon Musk to exercise his unilateral power over the platform. The accounts of CNN’s Donie O’Sullivan, The New York Times’ Ryan Mac, […]

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Messaging App, WhatsApp Down Globally,Users Can’t Send Or Received Message

Social media platform WhatsApp has gone down due to yet another major global outage. According to Africhome sources, the social media platform went down completely at 8:20 am on Tuesday, leaving billions of users worried. WhatsApp is the world’s largest chat platform with over two billion monthly active users and the third largest social media […]

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JUST IN: Elon Musk terminating $44 billion deal to buy Twitter

Elon Musk, the chief executive officer of Tesla (TSLA.O) and the world’s richest person, said on Friday he was terminating his $44 billion deal to buy Twitter because the social media company had breached multiple provisions of the merger agreement. In the filing on Friday, Musk’s attorney claimed that Twitter “is in material breach of […]

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JUST IN: Central African Republic adopts bitcoin as an official currency

Central African Republic has adopted bitcoin as an official currency, the presidency said on Wednesday, becoming the first country in Africa and only the second in the world to do so. A bill governing the use of cryptocurrency was adopted unanimously by parliament last week, said a statement signed by Obed Namsio, chief of staff […]

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JUST IN: MTN, Airtel, Glo, 9mobile block subscribers’ lines over NIN-SIM linkage

Subscribers of mtn, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile had been block from either receiving or making calls as Federal Government of Nigeria has directed telecommunication companies to bar all outgoing calls on unlinked lines (SIMs not yet registered and linked with the National Identification Number (NIN) from on the 4/4/2022, NCC and NIMC, disclosed this in […]

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MultiChoice raises DSTV, GOTV Subscription Prices In Nigeria

Pay TV company, Multichoice owners of DStv and Go Tv, has announced new a price increase for its offerings in Nigeria. According to multi choice, from April 1, subscribers will pay more for all its bouquets and its premium package on DSTV will cost N21,000, no longer N18,400. Compact Plus which cost N12,400 before will […]

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Russia-Ukraine War: Coinbase Blocks 25k Wallets Associated with Russians

The American crypto exchange has announced more than 25,000 wallets linked to Russian individuals and organizations it thinks “may be engaged in illegal activities” have been frozen. Coinbase added that it has transferred more details about the relevant accounts to the US government.

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