Federal Government Lifts Twitter Suspension After Seven Months

The Federal Government has lifted the suspension on, Twitter, seven months after it suspended the social media platform in Nigeria. Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, Chairman of the Technical Committee Nigeria-Twitter Engagement and Director-General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), announced the decision. He said: “The Federal Government of Nigeria…

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…