There’s hope that twitter users in Nigeria will soon regain access to the platform as it has met the six requirements imposed on it by the federal government. The committee set up to resolve the impasse between both parties is fine-tuning the offers before making a final recommendation to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The Background to the Story
The social media platform was banned indefinitely On June 4, 2021, after the deletion of some tweets by President Buhari. Nigerians have lost about ₦6 billion in revenue owing to the ban.
The investigation also showed that the government plans to amend the National Broadcasting Corporation act to cover digital media platforms like Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp.