President Muhammad Buhari has ordered for the reopening of Twitter Operation after prolonged ban.
Buhari Orders Twitter Ban To Be Lifted Says These Conditions Must Be Met, the78 years old president of Nigeria Gen Muhammad Buhari has said that for Twitter to be reopened certain conditions must be fulfilled and met .
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In his 61th’s independence Day, October 1,1960 speech president Buhari said the use of Twitter in Nigeria must be for business modeling, positive and promotion of national unity in the country .
Recalled that the ban of Twitter app usage in Nigeria by federal government on June was due to the tweet made by President Buhari which violates the Twitter App rules and regulations of usage.
It is this that led to the closure of using the popular microblogging App ,Nigerians were outraged by the president’s tweet, which appeared to threaten separatist agitators in the south east with a recurrence of the civil war that killed millions of people between 1967 and 1970.
The Federal Government had controversially banned Twitter in June, accusing it of endorsing activities that are destabilising Nigeria.
Many critics, including Femi Fanana lawyer also speaks about government plan to gag media as well as foreign countries, saw the suspension as a breach of Nigerians’ constitutional rights.
President Buhari said the following conditions must be met as per how the reopening of Twitter app
- Twitter App must be used for Business activities
- Twitter App must only promote the unity of Nigeria
- It must not be used for political propaganda
- It must not promote ethnicity, national disntegration .
However the date or time the order to lift the ban is not stated
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