National Leader of the APC and Presidential aspirant, Bola Ahmed Tinubu has hailed the Federal Government for lifting the ban placed on social media giant, Twitter.
Focus Naija can report that President Buhari approved Twitter operation in Nigeria effective from 12am Thursday, 13th January 2022.
According to Bola Tinubu’s statement welcoming millions of Nigerians back to the app, he said social media has several economic and social empowerment benefits but can be misused.
He commended the Federal Government for recognizing the empowerment benefits, concluding negotiations and restoring access.
The statement reads;
1. Social media – indeed all media – including Twitter, are a means for us to all communicate, report, share and engage with stories and each other; to enable economic and social empowerment for Nigerians. But they can be & sometime are misused.
2. I commend the FG for recognising these aspects and most importantly, concluding negotiations for the safe return of access to Twitter to the millions of Nigerians who use it, daily. Welcome back one and all! -Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu Media Office #BAT2023