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Twitter investors sue Musk, platform for alleged stock manipulation

TWITTER investors are suing Elon Musk and the social media platform over the handling of Musk's $44 billion take-over bid for the company. The lawsuit...

INSIDE STORY: Illegal loan apps ‘victims’ form groups to seek retribution, vow not to repay

By Bankole Abe and Omolola Pedro DEBT collectors for many loan apps in Nigeria exploit unconventional techniques to shame defaulting borrowers to retrieve loans. This has...

How hackers unlock, steal vehicles – NCC

THE Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) on Monday warned that hackers have deviced ways to unlock and make away with parked vehicles. According to a statement...
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Twitter sale: Jack Dorsey admits his ‘biggest fail’

A former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, has admitted his biggest mistake. This is coming after the microblogging site was sold to...

Elon Musk’s Twitter acquisition raises concerns over free speech

AS the board of Twitter agrees to Elon Musk's $44 billion takeover offer, the world's richest person's stance on free speech is in the...

How to protect yourself from metadata

TECHNOLOGY expert Benjamin Finn, in an interview conducted by Reporters Without Borders (RSF),  warns about the threat posed by metadata, listing the tools available...
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Ten apps to monitor and track your child’s Internet activities

Following the Chrisland school  saga discussion abound on how parents, and guardians can keep track and monitor the activities of their children and ward...

Has NFT become a money-making machine for digital artists?

LAST week, a youth corper, Adisa Olashile, sold photos of a drummer, Ayangbenle, a.k.a Baba Onilu, in Ibadan, minted as a digital asset, a...

Data trails: How Nigeria’s state surveillance crackdown on journalists, active citizens

By Hannah Ajakaiye IN 2018, Azeezat Adedigba, a reporter at the time with Premium Times -  a  digital news platform - was about her duties...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

YETUNDE Adewole lost her phone in June. She got...

Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

How fintech loan sharks in Nigeria cyberbully, trap customer in debt

FOR a money-lending firm or financial company to legally...

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How loan apps debt recovery agents operate

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How fintech loan sharks in Nigeria cyberbully, trap customer in debt

FOR a money-lending firm or financial company to legally...