'In China, almost everyone uses integrated social and payment apps like WeChat that covers much of your daily life, so a lot of your data is already tracked for advertising purposes. I guess, during these times, they're just re-purposing the existing data. … [Read more...] about Life in China’s draconian lockdown: Briton films rare COVID-19 documentary showing how ordinary people in Shanghai were forced to stay at home all day every day
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He told the news outlet: 'Pornhub is fully compliant with the law. We respect all copyright requests and as soon as we become aware of the existence of these types of videos on our site, we have them removed. … [Read more...] about Normal People viewers admit they had to turn on their television SUBTITLES to be able to understand the broad Irish accents on the hit show
It is, of course, a matter of contestation whether 'draconian' regimes of confinement are necessary to prevent or reduce transmission of SARS-CoV 2 and whether the 'cure is worse than the disease' given the economic carnage it is wreaking, especially on the poor in developing countries. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 adds new words to the dictionary!
Now, the ruling APC’s longstanding desire to secure a rubberstamp National Assembly for Buhari has come to pass. The Head of the NASS, Senator Ahmed Lawan, unabashedly vowed in November 2019, that there is nothing Buhari asks for that he will not approve. Well, he recently put his word into action when President Buhari requested for a domestic loan of N850bn without providing details of the project for the beneficiaries. Lawan rifled it through the Senate within five minutes, ignoring protests by his colleagues. … [Read more...] about Brief story of Draco the lawmaker
“It did not start today. It has been on for a long time. The Executive Order is a small legislation that does not change much. If he (president) is dealing with constitutional issues, this is the time to summon a constitutional conference of genuine representatives of the people because the 1999 Constitution is dead. It is an anathema. You cannot have a unitary Federal Government. This can be done in three months and the decision of the conference will abrogate the 1999 Constitution and save the country. Otherwise the prevailing insecurity in the country will have dire consequences. … [Read more...] about Autonomy for state legislature, judiciary: Lawyers, CSOs split over Buhari’s executive order