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1 Oct
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has said the suspension of the operations of Twitter in the country will only end if certain conditions are met. Buhari listed the conditions in his Independence Day speech on Friday. "I have directed that the suspension be lifted but only if the conditions are met to allow our citizens continue…
11 Aug
US-based social media giant Twitter said on Wednesday that it recently met with the Nigerian government to discuss the suspension of its operations in the country and how to resolve the matter. Nigeria's minister for information Lai Mohammed said earlier on Wednesday that the country's authorities and Twitter have agreed on some deals that will…
11 Aug
Nigeria's minister for information Lai Mohammed Wednesday said social media giant Twitter has agreed to open an office in the country, months after it opened its first African office in Ghana. "I know that one of the conditions that we set was that Twitter, in line with Nigeria's Companies and Allied Matters Act, should establish…
11 Aug
The Nigerian Government has said the suspension on Twitter’s activities in Nigeria will soon be lifted following agreement that has been reached in most areas of contention with the platform. "We've made tremendous progress,"minister for information Lai Mohammed said on Wednesday. "The end for an amicable solution is in sight." Mohammed gave the indication while…
23 Jun
Nigeria's minister of information Lai Mohammed has insisted that there are laws backing the suspension of micro-blogging platform, Twitter, in Nigeria. The Nigerian government suspended Twitter’s operations earlier in June after the social media platform deleted a tweet by Buhari for breaching the site’s rules. But the Nigerian government insisted the suspension was a matter…
17 Sep 2020
On Wednesday, Kanye, 43, took to Twitter and uploaded a tweet which included the phone number of a Forbes journalist. The social media platform deems the sharing of people's personal details as a breach of the site's rules, it is seen as a violation of a person's privacy. It is also reported by NBC that…

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