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    World Twitter’s CEO tries to explain not suspending Alex Jones – Engadget

    Over the last few days, platforms like Apple Podcasts, Facebook, YouTube and Spotify decided they’d had enough of Alex Jones and InfoWars and pulled his access. Twitter was not among them, saying that InfoWars is not "currently violating our policies." Tonight its CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted a...
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    World Crackdown on ‘bots’ sweeps up people who tweet often – AP News

    CHICAGO (AP) — Nina Tomasieski logs on to Twitter before the sun rises. Seated at her dining room table with a nearby TV constantly tuned to Fox News, the 70-year-old grandmother spends up to 14 hours a day tweeting the praises of President Trump and his political allies, … Read more via AP...
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    World Twitter’s One Step Closer to Figuring Out Why It Sucks – Gizmodo

    Twitter, a social network known for its perpetual feed of virulence and targeted harassment, is turning to academia to answer the decade-old question: Why is it so bad? The social network announced on Monday that it has chosen two partners to help it “measure the health of public conversation...
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    World Twitter shares plunge as user total falls – BBC News

    Twitter shares have closed down more than 20% after the messaging platform reported a fall in active users. User numbers fell to 335 million in the second quarter of the year, down one million from the previous three months. During the quarter Twitter deleted many … Read more via BBC News –...
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    Metro Twitter users seek deactivation of Yomi Shogunle’s account over #EndSARS comment – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    Nigerians on Twitter have been calling for the deactivation of the account of the Yomi Shogunle, the head of … Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Twitter will lock your account if you change your display name to Elon Musk – The Verge

    Twitter has implemented a new method for combating cryptocurrency scammers: it now automatically locks unverified accounts that change their display name to Elon Musk. If you have a non-verified account that is not associated with a phone number, changing your display name to that of the...
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    World Okonjo-Iweala Becomes First Nigerian To Be Appointed By Twitter –

    Okonjo-Iweala Becomes First Nigerian To Be Appointed By Twitter Social networking company, Twitter, has announced the appointment of a former Nigerian Minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as one of its boards of directors. This is just as Marjorie Scardino, the first female board member who joined...
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    Politics ‘She Managed Nigeria’s Finances Prudently’ — Jonathan Congratulates Okonjo-Iweala On Twitter Appointment – Sahara Reporters

    Former President Goodluck Jonathan has congratulated Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former Minister of Finance, on her appointment to the board of..... Read more via Sahara Reporters – Get More Nigeria Political News
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    Business Twitter Appoints Okonjo-Iweala To Board Of Directors – Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Twitter has appointed former Nigerian finance minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and former World Bank chief Robert Zoellick as directors as it reshuffled its board. Marjorie Scardino will be stepping down from the... Read more via Ladun Liadi’s Blog – Get more: Nigeria...
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    Metro Twitter users debate why Mandela’s offsprings hang on to his name – Punch Nigeria Newspapers

    As the world celebrated the centenary birthday of Nelson Mandela on Wednesday, Twitter users used the opportunity to debate why most of the late … Read more via Punch Newspapers – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Trump, Obama, Katy Perry, others lose followers following Twitter’s account purge – – The Sun Newspaper

    U.S. President Donald Trump, his predecessor Barack Obama and American singer Katy Perry , the most followed celebrities on Twitter, lost an astonishing number of followers on Thursday following Twitter’s account purge. Twitter announced on Wednesday that users would see... Read more via –...
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    World Twitter to close fake, suspicious accounts – Premium Times Nigeria

    Twitter users will see a drop in their follower counts on Thursday as the company clamps down on “problematic” and “fake’’ accounts, The New York Times is reporting. Twitter will begin removing tens of millions of suspicious accounts from users’ followers signaling a major new … Read more...
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    Metro Lady Exposes A Man Who Called Her ‘Hoe’ On Twitter Only To Enter Her DM Begging – Nairaland

    Nigerian finance enthusiast exposes a man who called her a hoe on Twitter only to enter her DM begging for a meet up (screenshots) Talk about the height of hypocrisy! Read more via Nairaland – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Twitter urges users to change passwords – Punch Newspapers

    Twitter on Thursday urged users to change their passwords, which were unintentionally “unmasked” internally by a software bug. The social media site said it found no sign that hackers accessed the exposed data, but advised users to change their passwords to be safe. Read more via Punch...
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    Entertainment Kanye West Loses 10m Followers In 10 Minutes – Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog

    Kanye West is known for his bold statements, but it seems his latest comments about President Trump may have ruffled a few feathers. 10 million to be precise. via Welcome To Ladun Liadi’s Blog – ------------- Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
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    Metro Nigeria Police Reacts To Nina Dumping Former Boyfriend Collins On Live TV

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    Politics Sen Ben Bruce Reacts To The Arrest Of Sen Dino Melaye By Nigerian Police

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    Entertainment Muslim Teenager Celebrates Her 16th Birthday With Sexy Swimwear Photos - Linda Ikeji

    Twitter user @BADCAY who describes herself as an ''unapologetic muslim'' celebrated her 16th birthday releasing her sexy swimwear photos. See more of the photos below READ MORE HERE
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    Politics Your End Will Be Worse Than Pharaoh - FFK Curses Buhari Over 2019 Election Declaration

    PDP Chieftain Femi Fani Kayode has reacted to the declaration to contest for 2019 elections by President Buhari. See tweet below