Nollywood actress, Nse Ikpe Etim has reacted to the suspension of the Twitter ban by the federal government of Nigeria.
Recall that Naija News earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari had given his approval for the lifting of the Twitter ban.
The president’s directive was made public in a statement on Wednesday by the Chairman Technical Committee Nigeria-Twitter Engagement and Director-General National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi.
According to the statement, the lifting of the suspension on Twitter operations in Nigeria will be effective from 12 am, 13th January 2022.
Reacting to the development, the actress maintained that the suspension must have a huge effect on the upcoming 2023 elections.
She said: “Twitter must really have an effect on the election. How convenient.
In related news, Co-convener of the BringBackOurGirls movement, Aisha Yesufu has vowed to turn down invitations by any media outlet to discuss the lifting of the Twitter ban in Nigeria.
Yesufu who is known as one of the hardened critics of the Buhari administration, took to her verified page on Thursday to declare that she will not allow the incompetent government to set the agenda on her discussion.
Yesufu tweeted: “Dear Media Houses, I will be turning down your invitation to come to discuss the lifting of the Twitter ban. This incompetent government will not be the one to set the agenda for my discussion.”
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