Tag: Muhammadu Buhari

“Anti-democratic, unconstitutional” – TechHer Condemns Twitter Ban by Buhari-led Government #KeepitOn

Estimated Reading Time: 1 The announcement on Friday by @NigeriaGov banning @Twitter operations in Nigeria is “condemn-able and an affront to the fundamental human rights of Nigerians”. TechHer in a statement issued Saturday and made available to NewsWireNGR, reads in parts, “We’re deeply concerned that this draconian act rolls back[Read More…]

Buhari’s #TwitterBan “smacks of intolerance, insensitivity, and aversion to the views, opinions and aspirations of Nigerian citizens” – Minority leader, Elumelu

Estimated Reading Time: 1The Minority Caucus in the House of Representatives has condemned the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria by the Federal Government describing it as a clear violation of freedom of speech and other democratic rights and tenets as provided by the 1999 constitution. The lawmakers, in a statement[Read More…]