FG Directs Radio, TV Stations To Close Their Twitter Accounts

The Federal Government of Nigeria through the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has directed “all broadcasting stations in Nigeria to suspend the patronage of Twitter immediately.” This was issued in statement by its Director General Armstrong Idachaba, the NBC includes that in compliance to the Twitter suspension directive from the Federal…

Twitter Deletes President Buhari’s Civil War Tweet For Violating Rules

A tweet in which President Muhammadu Buhari threatened secessionist agitators in Nigeria’s southeast region, has been deleted from the microblogging, social media platform, following multiple reports from users. While being briefed on the spate of attacks on offices of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) across the country, the president…