FG should have sued Twitter not ban its use

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FG should have sued Twitter not ban its use - Falana

Human Rights lawyer and a Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has faulted the Federal Government’s suspension of Twitter operations in the country. 

 

The senior lawyer who was a guest on the Wednesday edition of Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily, said government is not permitted to resort to self-help in a constitutional democracy. 

 

Falana stated that what this implied is that government is supposed to have “sued Twitter if the organization refuses to respond positively to the concerns of the government”.

 

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He added that the lawsuit should have been filed in the United States of America or in Ghana where the microblogging service provider has its African headquarters.

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