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Twitter, Facebook,other Shuns FG, As Nigerians Incur Losses

Twitter, Facebook,other Shuns FG, As Nigerians Incur Losses

 As the suspension of Twitter gets into the second week, the Federal Government is yet to release conditions for the reversal of the indefinite suspension despite claiming to be in talks with the social media company.While the Federal Government plans to enforce the licensing of over-the-top (OTT) players, it appears such a move is not … Continue reading Twitter, Facebook,other Shuns FG, As Nigerians Incur Losses

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