Nigeria Govt now on Koo

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After Twitter Ban, Nigeria Govt Switches To Its Indian Rival 'Koo'

After banning Twitter, the Nigerian government has planned to use Koo, a Bengaluru-based microblogging startup. Recently, Twitter took down Nigerian president Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet citing violation of behaviour policy which sparked the argument between Twitter and Nigerian government. Talking about lifting the ban on Twitter, Nigerian minister Lai Mohammad said, "First and Foremost, Twitter must register as a company in Nigeria". Koo… read-more

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Twitter, Koo, Startups, Nigeria, Twitter Ban, Muhammadu Buhari

Courtesy: Deccan Herald

Former US President Donald Trump and Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari

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Donald Trump Lauds Nigerian President Buhari For Banning Twitter

Former US President Donald Trump praised the Nigerian government's decision to ban Twitter after the service deleted their President Muhammadu Buhari's tweet due to breach of rules. Praising Buhari, Trump criticized Facebook and Twitter asking who they are to judge good and evil if they themselves are evil. He further urged other countries to ban the platforms as well. Notably, Trump was banned from both platforms after the Capitol Riots.

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 08:34 PM / by Aditi Chavan

Tags: Twitter, Nigeria, Ban, Washington Capitol Riots, Muhammadu Buhari, Donald Trump

Courtesy: BBC News