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Twitter Ban: FG summons US, UK envoys, others over comments

Twitter Ban: FG summons US, UK envoys, others over comments

The Federal Government has summoned the envoys of the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and the European Union in Nigeria over their recent comments on the suspension of microblogging site Twitter in Nigeria. This was contained in an invitation to pressmen issued on Monday morning by Kimiebi Ebienfa of the Crisis Monitoring and Public Communications … Continue reading Twitter Ban: FG summons US, UK envoys, others over comments

Twitter Ban: Uk,Canada Carpets FG

Following the announcement by the federal government to ban Twitter operation in Nigeria, the Canadian and the British missions in Nigeria expressed their concern over the government’s infringement on freedom of speech. The British Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Gill Atkinson, said Nigerian citizens have the right to freedom of speech and the federal government … Continue reading Twitter Ban: Uk,Canada Carpets FG