Twitter Shuts Down Aisha Buhari’s Verified @FLON Account

by on July 8, 2015

By Yemi Adebowale

Twitter has shut down the @FLON account created for the First Lady of Nigeria, BREAKING TIMES can report.

An Editorial by this newspaper on Monday called public attention to the violation of Twitter ethics which verified the handle even before President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn into office.

READ: EDITORIAL | Buhari’s Handlers and the Social Media Fraud at Twitter Nigeria

The controversy that led to the final shutting down of the account peaked on Sunday when Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu issued a statement stating that Aisha Buhari, wife of the Nigerian President was not on Twitter.

BREAKING TIMES followed the development with a report which eventually led to Twitter shutting down the handle after confirming the issues raised by Nigerian social media users following the report by this newspaper.

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