Oct 21, 2021

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List of Phones to be Blocked by WhatsApp and 6 Top Stories in Newspaper Review

In the Nigerian mainstream news media, the last week has been dominated by some major stories, including the comprehensive list of smartphones banned from WhatsApp from November 2021.

Complete list of phones that will be blocked by WhatsApp from November 2021

No more than 50 phones from November 2021 be able to use or download WhatsApp, a major Facebook social media platform.

According to a report by The Sun, the site claims that the end of support older phone models – iPhone and Android – can help ensure the security of the app.

FG publishes list of 12 Nigerian universities that have the Approval to operate distance learning centers

The National Universitie s Commission (NUC) has published the list of Nigerian universities that have approved the operation of di. have centers for learning to steal.

The commission stated in a bulletin published on Monday 20th September that the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) had 72 courses nationwide / Resource Centers is currently the only recognized open university in Nigeria.

FG publishes full list of federal, state and private universities approved to conduct postgraduate programs

< p class = "align-left"> The National University Commission (NUC) has published the list of federal, state and private universities that are licensed to operate postgraduate programs, i.e. Masters and PhD degrees.

< p class = "align-left"> The list was published on the Commission’s official website.

Former Nigerian governor dies on Independence Day

Just as the nig erians felt they had a reason to celebrate on their beloved’s day when the nation gained independence, the painful news of another death came on Friday October 1st.

According to AIT News, the former Cross River and Delta military administrator, Commodore Ibrahim Kefas (rtd), died on Friday at the age of 73 in a hospital in Abuja.

Facebook- , Instagram and WhatsApp services were closed due to a major outage

The services of the three global social media platforms WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook have all failed massively.

The Independent UK reported that the social media apps, owned by Facebook Inc. and running on shared infrastructure, briefly on Monday 4th October were completely discontinued before 5:00 p.m.

Unknown gunmen attack and set fire to the residence of the adjutant of the Governor of Lagos, Joe Igbokwe

Unknown persons had Joe’s country house. attacked Igbokwe, an adviser to Lagos state governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, in Nnewi, Anambra state.

The home of the chief of the All Progressives Congress (APC) was opened on Sunday afternoon , October 3rd, set on fire.

If I die, I die: The Nigerian governor raises the threat of death and reveals the perpetrators of the conspiracy

Benue State Governor Samuel Ortom alleged on Sunday October 3rd that some people were plotting conspiracies to assassinate him.

Ortom made the allegation at the Sesugh Maria Pilgrimage Center Ayati, Gwer East local government area of ​​the state.