Open Internet for Democracy Initiative Article Examines Impact of Nigeria’s Twitter Ban on Its People

Country: Nigeria
July 15, 2021

The Open Internet for Democracy Initiative has published a recent article by Esther Mwema on the Nigerian government’s countrywide Twitter ban. It analyzes the government’s attempt to restrict Nigerians’ freedom of expression, assembly, and access to information, as well as how the ban has unintended consequences to the country’s economy and even its citizens’ personal safety.

To read Esther Mwema’s piece, click here.