Tag: Lai Mohammed

TWITTER BAN: FG Threatens Jack Dorsey with Court Case

TWITTER BAN: FG Threatens Jack Dorsey with Court Case

The Federal Government of Nigeria has said that Twitter as a company and its founder, Jack Dorsey, are questionable and could face a legal battle for the crisis that ensued during the 2020 #EndSARS protest in Nigeria. This was announced by the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Tuesday when he featured on “Politics … Continue reading TWITTER BAN: FG Threatens Jack Dorsey with Court Case

Twitter, Big Techs Cheating Nigeria Out of Taxes – Lai Mohammed

Twitter, Big Techs Cheating Nigeria Out of Taxes – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that Twitter and other social media service providers, also known as over-the-top (OTT) media service providers, had been cheating Nigeria of due taxes. The Minister disclosed this while speaking to State House Correspondents after the week’s Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, held at the … Continue reading Twitter, Big Techs Cheating Nigeria Out of Taxes – Lai Mohammed

NBA Reacts To FG’S Ban On Twitter

NBA Reacts To FG’S Ban On Twitter

The Nigerian Bar Association Assoc has noted with great concern the extraordinary decision of the Federal Government of Nigeria to suspend the operations of Twitter in Nigeria and, by necessary implication, the right of Nigerians to freely express their constitutionally guaranteed opinions through that medium.The Federal Government also directed the Nigerian Communications Commission to immediately … Continue reading NBA Reacts To FG’S Ban On Twitter