Hate speech/social media bill: Festus Keyamo mocks social media influencers, states position on controversial bills

The Minister of State for Labour, Festus Keyamo has spoken on the controversy surrounding hate speech and social media bills in Nigeria.

DAILY POST had reported that a group of Nigerians on Wednesday protested at the National Assembly over the Hate Speech Bill.

The protesters demanded the withdrawal of the bills on hate speech and internet manipulations.

Reacting to the outcry and protest, Keyamo, condemned the death sentence penalty for hate speech bill.

He, however, urged those opposing social media bill to also apologize to those they blocked on their social media pages

On his Twitter page, Keyamo wrote: “Those so-called overnight Social Media ‘activists’ who oppose the Social Media Bill should first stop blocking those who irritate them with insults, unblock all those…

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