CAN WARNS AS AGF VOWS TO TRY ADEBOYE, VIP OFFENDERS

June 9, 2021

THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT HAS INSISTED THAT ALL THOSE VIOLATING THE SUSPENSION ORDER IT PLACED ON THE OPERATIONS OF THE MICRO-BLOGGING AND SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM, TWITTER, WOULD BE PROSECUTED. 


THE SPECIAL ASSISTANT ON MEDIA AND PUBLIC RELATIONS TO THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION AND MINISTER OF JUSTICE, UMAR GWANDU, STATED THIS IN AN INTERVIEW WITH NEWSMEN. 


BUT THE CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (CAN), WARNED GOVERNMENT AGAINST ARRESTING AND PROSECUTING TWITTER BAN VIOLATORS, PARTICULARLY CLERICS WHOSE TWEETS WERE MEANT FOR THEIR CHURCH MEMBERS WORLDWIDE. 


IT WOULD BE RECALLED THAT THE MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE, LAI MOHAMMED, HAD IN STATEMENT ON FRIDAY BY HIS SPOKESMAN, SEGUN ADEYEMI, ANNOUNCED THE SUSPENSION.