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Respect ‘Rule of Law’, stop shrinking civic spaces, CISLAC tells Buhari

Respect 'Rule of Law', stop shrinking civic spaces, CISLAC tells Buhari INSIDEMAINLAND - Today, on Democracy day, President Muhammadu Buhari is told that he is proving to be undemocratic with his governing of the country after repeated political efforts to shrink civic spaces. In direct reference to the Twitter ban, the Civil

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JUST IN: Sanwo-Olu Dumps Twitter For Indian Microblogging App ‘Koo’

JUST IN: Sanwo-Olu Dumps Twitter For Indian Microblogging App 'Koo' INSIDEMAINLAND - Following the suspension of the U.S microblogging app 'Twitter', Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo Olu has resorted to using the Indian microblogging app 'Koo'. INSIDEMAINLAND gathered that Sanwo Olu media team has also joined the over six million Koo subscribers

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#TwitterBan: Twitter has reached us for dialogue – Lai Mohammed

#TwitterBan: Twitter has reached us for dialogue - Lai Mohammed INSIDEMAINLAND - The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Wednesday, disclosed the readiness of the popular social media giant, Twitter, for engagements with the Federal Government. Citing interference, the Federal Government suspended the operations of the microblogging site on Friday. Speaking

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#Twitter Ban: Facebook, Instagram launch free products for content creators

#Twitter Ban: Facebook, Instagram launch free products for content creators INSIDEMAINLAND - American media mogul and Chief Executive Officer of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, has unveiled free products for content creators on all Facebook-owned services including WhatsApp and Instagram to attract more social media users in Nigeria. According to Zuckerberg, the free products

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NBC directs broadcast stations to deactivate Twitter accounts

INSIDEMAINLAND - The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has directed broadcasting stations in the country to stop using Twitter, a microblogging platform. This was contained in a statement issued by its Director-General, Armstrong Idachaba, on Monday morning. The federal government announced the suspension of Twitter in Nigeria on Friday. The suspension came after a

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#TwitterBan: Sanwo-Olu recommends “rules of engagement”

#TwitterBan: Sanwo-Olu recommends “rules of engagement” INSIDEMAINLAND - Following the Federal Government's suspension of popular microblogging platform Twitter, the Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has reacted. Sanwo Olu in interview with Arise TV, said he does not hold the same perspective as that of the Presidency, saying that he cannot say if

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BREAKING: Presidency Yields, says Twitter ban is temporary

BREAKING: Presidency yields, says Twitter ban is temporary INSIDEMAINLAND - The Presidency has bowed to pressure over the ban on Twitter saying the action is temporary. In a statement signed by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media & Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, he said: “the temporary suspension of Twitter

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#TwitterBan: FG orders prosecution of violators

#TwitterBan: FG orders prosecution of violators INSIDEMAINLAND - Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN has directed the immediate prosecution of violators of the Federal Government’s ban on Twitter operations in Nigeria. This was announced in a statement issued by the Office of the Attorney General of

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#TwitterBan: See How To Stay Connected Without VPN

#TwitterBan: See How To Stay Connected Without VPN INSIDEMAINLAND - Following the suspension of Twitter operations on Friday by the Federal Government, INSIDEMAINLAND has uncovered an alternative to access the microblogging site, Twitter, without the use of Virtual Private Network (VPN). Millions of Twitter users, on Saturday, woke up to encountering difficulty

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