Posts Tagged ‘Facebook’

Facebook and Instagram will block under-18s from viewing sexually explicit content from 2020

by Chuks Azotanion November 25, 2019
Social media giants, Facebook and Instagram will start blocking under-18s from viewing sexual content from as early as next year. As part of a new policy, the online platforms will hide suggestive adverts and pictures such as art depicting sexual activity, which are otherwise allowed. Teenagers under the age of 18 will be banned from […]

FUNAAB Student Expelled for Criticising VC on Facebook [See Documents]

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 3, 2019
A 200-Level student of the Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (FUNAAB), Michael Adewale Ifemosu, has been expelled by the university for allegedly posting an open letter on his Facebook page to the Vice Chancellor, Prof Kolawole Salako. FUNAAB said Ifemosu was expelled because he posted an open letter on the internet to the Vice Chancellor, […]

Zuckerberg appears in Congress as Facebook faces bipartisan hostility

by Ikokwu Ikembaon October 23, 2019
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced bipartisan, hostile questions in a congressional hearing Wednesday focused on the social media company’s plans to launch its own cryptocurrency known as Libra. Zuckerberg acknowledged concerns about the Libra project, saying he would not allow Facebook to move forward unless he got explicit approval from all US financial regulators. But […]