Twitter Ban: NBC Orders TV, Radio Stations To Deactivate Twitter Accounts

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The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has ordered all broadcasting stations in Nigeria to suspend the use of the popular microblogging platform, Twitter.

This was contained in a statement issued by its Director General, Armstrong Idachaba, on Monday morning.

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Mr Idachaba said television and radio stations are advised to de-install twitter handles and “desist from using twitter as a source (UGC) of information gathering for News and programmes presentation especially Phone-in Programs they anchor.

This is coming after the federal government’s of Nigeria placed a ban on Twitter on Friday, after the micro mini blog, Suspended the account of Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari for violating their Community standard/Policies

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