Thursday, September 29, 2022

social media bill

June 28, 2021

We’re supporting Buhari Twitter ban to protect national security: Speaker Gbajabiamila

Speaker Femi Gbajabiamila says federal lawmakers support President Muhammadu Buhari’s Twitter ban to protect national security.

June 25, 2021

Lawmaker, not Buhari regime, sponsored bills to gag press: Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says a lawmaker, President Muhammadu Buhari, sponsored bills to gag the press.

Lai Mohammed
January 12, 2021

Police detain young Nigerian for 300 days for criticising Buhari

The Administration has also sought to gag the free speech through its many attempts to introduce social media bill.

Mohammed Adamu
January 9, 2021

Trump’s ban strengthens Nigeria’s crackdown on social media lies, hate speech: Festus Keyamo

The Buhari administration has persevered in its long-standing quest to censor the social media in Nigeria.

Festus Keyamo
November 20, 2020

Outrage in Pakistan as government enforces draconian social media regulations

The policy seeks to compel Facebook, Twitter and social media giants to host critical servers in Pakistan.

Imran Khan
November 12, 2020

Social Media Bill: Civic groups ask Senate to publish report of public hearing

The entire African continent and the world are watching to see how Nigeria deals with this important issue.

Nigerian Senate floor
November 10, 2020

Focus on good governance, not social media regulation: Catholic church

#EndSARS is a revolution that cannot be stopped, Catholic spokesman said.

Catholic Church
November 2, 2020

How we used ethnic, religious sentiments to quell #EndSARS in Northern Nigeria: Northern governors, senators

It was not immediately clear whether President Muhammadu Buhari endorsed the clearly divisive comments of the Northern leaders.

Northern governors
October 31, 2020

Lai Mohammed restates government’s plan to “regulate” social media

The minister insists social media has become a tool for dissemination of hate speech and fake news.

Lai Mohammed
October 30, 2020

Time to call out Lai Mohammed’s social media paranoia

First of all, the Nigerian government itself is Nigeria’s largest fake news factory.

Lai Mohammed