After several months of suspending the micro blogging social network Twitter, the Nigerian government announced a welcome back statement credited to Garba Shehu, spokesperson to President Muhammadu Buhari earlier today on his Twitter handle. Read more about the Reasons for Twitter ban in Nigeria Compiled by Abiodun Abidoye
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari launched the country’s new digital eNaira currency on Monday as Africa’s largest economy looked to tap into the growing popularity of virtual money and cryptocurrencies.
Alleged leaders of a large transnational Nigerian syndicate called the Black Axe were arrested in early morning raids in Cape Town on Tuesday. TimesLIVE understands that six leaders of the Black Axe organised crime group’s Cape Town chapter were arrested in a co-ordinated operation involving the Hawks and US law-enforcement authorities. A seventh member of… Continue reading Nigerian mafia leaders arrested after Hawks swoop in Cape Town