Federal Government state the condition to lift ban on Twitter

The Nigerian authorities has stated it might carry its indefinite suspension on Twitter, if the micro-blogging website is used “responsibly”.


The Minister of Overseas Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, said this on Monday throughout a gathering with chosen envoys.

Onyeama nevertheless famous that there isn’t any particular timeline for lifting the ban.

“We aren’t saying that Twitter is threatening the nation or any such factor.

“Why we’ve got taken this measure is to cease them for use as platforms for destabilisation and facilitation of criminality or encouragement of criminalities,” he stated.