USA on Saturday told the Nigerian government that its suspension of Twitter in the nation subverts the residents capacity to practice their basic opportunities and sends helpless message to financial backers and residents.
The US government, in an articulation by its consulate in Nigeria, said the suspension will confine each resident's capacity to look for, get, and give data, adding that it likewise sabotages crucial opportunities.
As indicated by the assertion: "Nigeria's constitution accommodates opportunity of articulation. The public authority's new #Twitterban subverts Nigerians' capacity to practice this crucial opportunity and sends a helpless message to its residents, financial backers and organizations.
"Restricting online media and controling each resident's capacity to look for, get, and confer data subverts crucial opportunities. As President (Joe) Biden has expressed, our requirement for singular articulation, open public discussion, and responsibility has never been more prominent.
"The way to a safer Nigeria lies in more, not less correspondence, close by deliberate endeavors toward solidarity, harmony, and success."