The United States has condemned the continuous suspension of Twitter adding that such action ‘has no place in a democracy.’ That, ‘freedom of expression and access to information both online
A Hindu group has filed a complaint with police against Twitter’s country head for showing regions outside a map of India on its website. A map on Twitter’s careers page showed the Indian-administered Kashmir region, including the Himalayan enclave of Ladakh, outside India. The disputed region is claimed by both India and Pakistan. That provoked…
Indian police have filed preliminary charges against senior Twitter officials over an inaccurate map of the country, an official said Tuesday, in the latest escalation between the US firm and New Delhi.
When the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration first announced that it was placing a temporary ban on Twitter on June 4, it was the subject of ‘cruise and light banter’ for many Nigerian tweeps (Twitter users). However, the reality that the government was standing by its decision dawned on Nigerian when by midnight of June 5,…
Twitter has announced that a small number of users in the United States will get to test new features letting fans pay for special access to online content. The microblogging platform on Tuesday began accepting applications from US Twitter users interested in trying to make money from "Ticketed Spaces" or "Super Follows". "Ticketed Spaces helps you…
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…
Eighteen days after the micro-blogging platform, Twitter, was suspended in Nigeria, the Federal Government insists operation of Twitter in the country’s social media space “is not legally permissible.”
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the composition of the Nigerian Government's team to engage with Twitter over the recent suspension of the operations of the social media platform in the country. The team which would be chaired by the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed also comprises the Attorney General of the Federation…
Nigerian government is angry with Twitter, a global micro-blogging site. Her anger stems from the fact that Twitter took down a tweet by President Muhammadu Buhari, which it considered offensive...
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a suit at the Federal High Court Abuja against the Federal Government and Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed
The latest on the needless and embarrassing saga of the Nigerian government versus Twitter is that the former has been served with the notice of hearing tomorrow in the case filed jointly