The Nigerian authorities has stated Twitter, Fb, Instagram and different social media giants should register within the nation.
This was revealed by the Minister of Data, Lai Mohammed whereas talking to State Home Correspondents on Wednesday.
Mohammed claimed that Twitter, which was just lately suspended by the federal authorities, has reached out to him for a “high-level” dialogue.
The Minister insisted that Twitter was suspended as a result of it supplied a platform for folks threatening the company existence of Nigeria.
Fb, Twitter, Instagram ought to deactivate Buhari’s social media accounts – Fayose
Mohammed claimed that the CEO of Twitter, Jack Dorsey, helped to fund final 12 months’s #EndSARS protest and can also be permitting the chief of the proscribed Indigenous Individuals of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu, to make use of the medium to name for the killing of Nigerian safety operatives.
He then made it clear that one of many circumstances that should be met earlier than the Nigerian authorities lifts the suspension on Twitter, is that the social media agency should be registered in Nigeria as a enterprise concern.
He added that different social media platforms like Fb and Instagram should even be registered within the nation.
Fb deletes Buhari’s put up towards South East
- NIGERIA21 hours ago
Protest: Senator Uba threatens to sue Heritage bank, demands N5bn for damages
- NEWS20 hours ago
Hajj cancellation: Ogun returns money to intending pilgrims
- NEWS20 hours ago
Bandits kill, injure several others in Southern Kaduna market
- ENTERTAINMENT22 hours ago
BBNaija Reunion: Neo had an erection, tried to kiss me – Kaisha reveals
- NEWS19 hours ago
Insecurity: Army, police officers aiding bandits with weapons, drugs – Gumi insists
- NEWS21 hours ago
Tension in Benue, Ebonyi over Effiom, Ezza renewed hostility
- BIAFRA & IPOB17 hours ago
Redouble Your Effort in Dealing With IPOB, ESN – COAS Farouk Urges Troops as he Visits Imo State
- NEWS17 hours ago
LAUTECH matriculates 7,500 students – Daily Post Nigeria