The DRFB, spearheaded by the Hon. Mohammed Tahir Monguno, with the support of Paradigm Initiative, may be the antacid needed to prevent the acid reflux that are the Internet Falsehood and Manipulations Bill (Social Media Bill) and the Hate Speech Bill.
“It is my utmost pleasure to sponsor this Bill given its relevance in the digital age,” the sponsor of the (Digital Rights and Freedom) Bill and the Chief Whip of the House of Representatives Honorable Tahir Mohammed Monguno said”https://t.co/1vO6933VVI
— Paradigm Initiative (@ParadigmHQ) August 5, 2019
If we recall, earlier this year, President Buhari did not give his assent to make the original DRFB a law in Nigeria. One reason given was that the bill “covers too many technical subjects and fails to address any of them extensively.”
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