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#TwitterBan : US Mission In Nigeria Kicks Against Buhari's Actions


The United States Mission In Nigeria Condemns FG's #TwitterBan On Citizens. 

.... Says It Undermines Ability To Exercise Fundamental Rights. 

In a statement issued on Saturday, June 5 2021 the US Mission In Nigeria said, 

" Nigeria's Constitution Provides For Freedom Of Expression. 

" The Government's recent #TwitterBan undermines Nigerians' ability to exercise their fundamental freedom and sends a poor message to its citizens, investors an businesses. 

" Banning social media and curbing every citizen's ability to seek, receive and impart information, undermines fundamental freedoms. 

" As president Biden has stated, our need to individual expression, Opens public conversation and accountability has never been greater. 

" The path to a more secure Nigeria lies in more not less communication, alongside concerted efforts toward unity, peace and prosperity." 

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