Monthly Archives: December 2020

Joe Biden To Start President’s Twitter Account From Zero Followers. – Twitter.

When President-Elect Joe Biden takes office next month, the @POTUS Twitter account will be wiped of its followers, The Verge reports. As Biden’s digital director Rob Flaherty revealed on Twitter, the social media platform has informed Biden’s team that the @POTUS and @WhiteHouse accounts will start with zero followers. By contrast, the Trump administration’s official accounts “absorbed” …

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YouTubers In Rwanda Required To Have A Degree and Pay $52.

The Rwanda Media Commission (RMC) has begun registering YouTube channels in a new crackdown on content deemed ‘unprofessional’ where registration requires Rwf 50,000 ($52) for owners who must prove that they are trained journalists, an authoritative source revealed Friday to APA in Kigali.The RMC fashions itself as the local media’s …

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EC Officials Train on Handling Digital Tallying Equipment.

Close to 100 Electoral Commission-EC officials have undergone training on the use of electronic vote tallying display equipment ahead of the 2021 general elections.  The training targeted Information Communication and Technology officers, Returning Officers and their Assistants.    The training follows the purchase of video walls and screens, cybersecurity applications, and …

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