Twitter’s suspension : Makinde appeals FG to reverse its decision

Gov Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has appealed the Federal Government reverse its suspension on Twitter greater good of Nigerians.

Makinde made the appeal in a statement on Saturday in Ibadan,


The governor noted that Twitter had become a source of livelihood for many, irrespective of their political affiliations or religious leanings.

“apart from being a source of communication for many of our hardworking youths in Nigeria.

“Nigerian youths and digital communications organisations earn a living from being able use the post communications on behalf of their clients.

“Others who may not have stores also rely on twitter give visibility their products and services” he asserted.

Makinde further stated that Twitter provided a platform “for people and indeed all Nigerians their fundamental express and publish an opinion.

“They use the complain, argue and give feedback government and its agencies, who in turn, use these improve policies.He urged the Federal Government to beactively interested in how certain policies and action will affect investor confidence.(NAN)