Minister of Justice, and Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami has stated that the ban on the use of Twitter in the country was done to protect Nigeria’s interest.
Malami stated that the nation’s interest is paramount above other considerations.
Malami stated that any company operating in Nigeria must understand this and respect the nation’s interest.
The AGF spoke on Thursday while hosting the High Commissioner of the Great Britain, Ms. Catriona Laing, in his office in Abuja.
This was contained in a statement on Thursday by his spokesman, Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu.
AGF said: “If you want operate as a business entity in Nigeria, you must do so within the context of Nigerian laws. Nothing offensive or that breaches the Nigerian laws should be entertained.”