Tag: Social Media Critics

Bayo Oluwasanmi: From Activist To Candidate, ‘Serving Others Is The Greatest Reward Of All’

Abiola Falayajo Jr.: From Activist to Candidate, ‘Serving Others is The Greatest Reward of All’ By Bayo Oluwasanmi It is easy to blame Nigerian abroad social media critics, arm chair theorists, bedroom revolutionaries for not running for elective office in Nigeria. They are often blamed for their seeming lack of[Read More…]

Nigerian Senator Withdraws Decision On 7-year Jail Term For Social Media Critics

NAN Sen. Gbenga Kaka (APC-Ogun) on Tuesday in Abuja said that the Senate had decided to delete section 13 (3) from the proposed bill on electronic fraud because it could be abused and misinterpreted. The section stipulates a seven-year jail for people who intentionally publish slanderous messages about government electronically. “Anyone who[Read More…]

Atiku Abubakar Writes On the Proposed 7 Years Jail Term For Social Media Critics In Nigeria

By Atiku Abubakar (AA) Social media may yet change governance in Africa I have recently had to answer many questions from friends and contemporaries, seeking to understand why I decided to join social media and expose myself to potential fire from young Nigerians. This is mostly because people who have[Read More…]