EXPLAINER: How To Use Twitter In Nigeria Despite Ban By Buhari Government | Sahara Reporters

EXPLAINER: How To Use Twitter In Nigeria Despite Ban By Buhari Government | Sahara Reporters

6/5/2021 4:37:00 AM

EXPLAINER: How To Use Twitter In Nigeria Despite Ban By Buhari Government | Sahara Reporters

A virtual private network extends a private network across a public network. It enables users to send and receive data across shared or public networks as if their computing devices were directly connected to the private network.

Jun 04, 2021Nigerians who wish to access Twitter following the suspension of the social media platform's operations in the country can alternatively use Virtual Private Networks.The Nigerian government had, through the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, announced the suspension of Twitter on Friday.

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This was after the micro-blogging site deleted"genocidal" tweets from the President, Muhammadu Buhari, on the Biafran War of 1967-1970, wherein many lives were lost.The announcement was contained in a statement issued by the Ministry of Information and Culture which cited the"persistent use of the platform for activities that are capable of undermining Nigeria's corporate existence." as the reason.

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MBuhari Nigerians are very stubborn, why are you still tweeting? Hope this newspaper saharaReporters is not in Nigeria. MBuhari Excuse me please, where am I now? I am in Teheran, Teheran province. Where? Thank God for VPN. I am yet to verify if Twitter is actually unavailable without VPN. I've been listening to Radio Biafra ever since Nigeria blocked its signal. Radio Biafra Hausa service is in Katsina.

I still don't understand this ban... I'm still using my twitter without vpn MBuhari Like you are doing now MBuhari Always hide ur location before using VPN.. We are here and not going anywhere. Odiok Onor Buhari 😂😂😂😂 Am I'm USA RIGHT NOW AS WE SPEAK So you’re using Twitter which is blocked to explain to blocked users how to access their blocked twits accounts ? Eish!

Thanks for educating our ppl back home Sr, we must continue, he that the gods want to kill, they first make him mad, that is the stage buhari is now No be twitter ban pain me pass na the fact say these people have successfully discarded trend table.lowkey....there won't be anyway to actually see what's happening and what people re going through I think the genocide will start now cause they've cut people off from seeing them

Guys, go for Windscribe VPN I never see Hausa Fulani terrorist ooo e be like say them no sabi use VPN

Twitter ban in Nigeria: Buhari's aides still tweet despite suspension by FG - Daily Post NigeriaDespite the ban on Twitter by the Nigerian government, some of President Muhammadu Buhari's aides are still active on the microblogging site. DAILY POST Clueless government with no ideas U suspended Twitter on Twitter The ban for the poor people not for the rich

They think they are smart but we are smarter na why jack no wan bring HQ come nigeria before I'm in Nigeria and still tweeting. Any BMC or OfficialAPCNg member that downloads VPN is a traitor… Let this be very clear… Nigeria back to 1984 😆choke Won ti get yin ... Error 521 Download vpn ASAP Melon VPN on the go. Free free free

God how did create this northern animals?

Twitter Ban: Group Gives Nigerian Government 48 Hours To Reverse Suspension | Sahara ReportersIn a letter addressed to the Federal Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, the group stated that it will challenge the Federal Government at the ECOWAS Community Court of Justice if the ban on Twitter is not repealed within 48 hours. What suspension? Which group is that? Unknown gunmen on what?

Tweeting from Luxembourg 😎 I had to turn on my vpn before I could access my account on Twitter just so sad , whoever voted for apc e no go better for that person Y'all try OD VPN, it seems like it's free, no account needed 😂 Government awon oloribu This government is preparing for war

Buhari's Regime Announced Suspension Of Twitter On Same Platform— Nigerians Mock Nigerian Government | Sahara ReportersOn Friday, the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, had announced the suspension in a statement signed by his Special Assistant Segun Adeyemi, citing the persistent use of the platform for activities that are capable of undermining Nigeria’s corporate existence. Na stupid government This regime is a total disgrace Adamu Garba think that I will use his useless App if Twitter banned 😂😂😂

Terrorist Sympathiser, Pantami Threatens People Using Insecurity To Bring Down Buhari's Government | Sahara ReportersPantami added that for him, banditry and kidnapping had reduced from 2019 till now, going by the steps his ministry took in raking in unregistered SIM cards and enforcing that only registered sims were in circulation. DrIsaPantami MBuhari Please can we just pretend the terrorist sympathiser doesn't exist? DrIsaPantami MBuhari Terrorist sympathizer DrIsaPantami really thinks he’s smart and ahead of sensible Nigerians in his game. Trying to play reverse psychology on us. Lol 🤣🤣 DrIsaPantami MBuhari WHAT'S that one saying? Running round the cycle yet ended up sayjng absolutely crap.

Soyinka Reacts To Nigerian Government's Suspension Of Twitter, Buhari's 'Bullying' Tactics | Sahara ReportersThe suspension by the Nigerian government comes days after a post by President Muhammadu Buhari on the 1967 civil war was deleted by the microblogging platform. MBuhari He should shut up, he’s one of the reason we are in this mess ATasteOfAfrica7 MBuhari FEC approves N1.1bn for aviation security uniforms So says Lai Mohamed MBuhari One of the navigator shut up.

Twitter Ban Is Ploy To Stifle Freedom Of Speech— NBA, Concerned Nigerians Group | Sahara ReportersAccording to the NBA, there is no constitutional authority to support the Federal Government's indefinite suspension of Twitter. NigBarAssoc ConcernedNIG Gov