Nigeria’s minister of information and culture has said that due to the spread of alleged fake News, Nigeria need a Technology that can shutdown social media at will.
In a video shared online, He said: “The world today revolves around 2 things – the smartphone and data. The young ones don’t watch Televisions, they don’t listen to Radio, they don’t read Newspapers and you be shocked if you start arguing your own daughter or your own son, she will be quoting it as a Bible on social media. We need a technology to be able to shutdown social media at will for the countries security.
A rare insight into the mind of a 21st-century leader. These are the people leading Nigeria to the Next Level. People that saw genuine end SARS protests as WAR. pic.twitter.com/3v4wPX7YLd
— 唐卡卡辛, QBE (@dedonnse) October 28, 2020