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Federal Government suspends twitter usage in Nigeria

Federal Government (FG) has suspended, indefinitely the operations of microblogging and social networking service of Twitter in Nigeria.

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, announced the suspension in a statement signed.

Special Assistant Segun Aseyemi citing the persistent use of the platform for activities that are capable of undermining Nigeria’s corporate existence.

The Minister said the Federal Government (FG) has also directed the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to immediately commence the process of licensing all OTT and social media operations in Nigeria.

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