Presidency spokesperson, Mr Garba Shehu, has told Nigerians to appreciate their return to Twitter after the government suspended the ban on the microblogging site.
Shehu, in his first tweets since June 2021, applauded Nigerians who waited for the ban to be lifted, hoping that the ‘vibrant youths’ would appreciate the decision.
According to him, the resolution of the agreement between the Federal Government of Nigeria and Twitter will lead to the laying of a “foundation for a mutually beneficial future with endless possibilities.”
His tweets read, “Welcome back! Let me join fellow countrymen and women in welcoming the resolution of the impasse between the Federal Government of Nigeria and Twitter Inc., leading to the laying of a “foundation for a mutually beneficial future with endless possibilities”.
“I join the leaders of government in appreciating all Nigerians, “especially the vibrant Nigerian youths who have borne with the long wait to resolve this impasse.
“As the government statement clearly says, the gains made from this shared national sacrifice are immeasurable.
“We hope that this is appreciated by all. The nation comes first. Once again, welcome back!”