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Just Like Nigeria, I Should Have Banned Facebook, Twitter When I Was US President, Trump Says

The former President, Donald Trump, on Thursday, commended Nigeria for a ban on Twitter, saying that more and more countries are going to do the same thing.  The Nigerian government banned Twitter last Friday, after the program is removed from a controversial remark by President Muhammadu Buhari in which he referred to as the Nigerian civil war. Many Nigerians have described it as disgusting.  He commended Nigeria for its past actions in a statement on Tuesday.  Trump’s statement starts with a “congratulations” to Nigeria for banning Twitter and said, “More COUNTRIES should ban Twitter and Facebook for not allowing free and open speech.” “In the meantime, competitors will emerge and take hold,” Trump continues. “Who are they to dictate good and evil if they themselves are evil?” “Perhaps I should have done it while I was President. But Zuckerberg kept calling me and coming to the White House for dinner telling me how great I was. 2024?' Facebook has recently confirmed that Trump&#3

I am not tweeting because of Nigeria, am an international man and people from 5 continent and over 100 nations read my messages, I can tweet from anywhere - Kumuyi tells Nig. Govt, defies Twitter ban

The general overseer of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Folorunso Kumuyi, has disobeyed President Muhammadu Buhari’s ban on the microblogging platform, Twitter. Kumuyi who holds a large following in Nigeria, defied the ban on Monday, saying tweets shared on his page are targeted at a global audience in more than 5 continents and over 100 Nations. Kumuyi said the contents are shared from any of these locations. Deeper Life Pastor, Kumuyi warns against calls for Nigeria’s breakup Recall that, after the ban on Twitter by the federal government, the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, ordered the arrest and prosecution of anyone found using the social media platform. But Kumuyi tweeted, “In view of the Twitter ban in Nigeria, please note that the content shared on this handle is targeted at a global audience in more than 5 continents and over 100 Nations and we share the content from any of these locations.”