Prominent Business Man Ned Nwoko Backs Nigerian Government over Ban On Twitter
Billionaire Businessman and husband to Regina Daniels, Ned Nwoko has pronounced his full support towards the the recent ban of Twitter in the country.
Speaking at a June 12 lecture organized by the Correspondents Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ) Abuja Council, Nwoko stated that social media needs to be controlled and regulated in countries.
In his words he said:
“On the current issue with Twitter in Nigeria, I wholeheartedly support the position of the Federal Government.
“There should be a measure of control and regulation for social media in countries where they have a presence.”
The former lawmaker further added that social media platforms must pay taxes to governments and provide employment to some Nigerians