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Nigeria May Jail Twitter Ban Violators

Minister of Justice, Malami Abubakar
Nigerian government is scouting for and may resort to send to prison, violators of its suspension of Twitter usage in the country.
Already, the Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has ordered the prosecution of offenders.
In a statement today, June 5, Malami directed the Director of Public Prosecution of the Federation (DPPF) in his office to swing into action and commence in earnest, the process of prosecution of violators of the Federal Government De-activation of opetations of Twitter in Nigeria.
He directed the DPPF to liase with the Ministry of Communication and Digital Economy, National Communication Communication (NCC) and other relevant government agencies to ensure the speedy prosecution of offenders without any further delay.

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