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Hate speech fine was increased to N5m to stop people from destabilizing Nigeria- FG

The Federal Government has explained the reason for the increase in the fine for hate speech, stating that it...

Hate Speech: SERAP asks Buhari to reverse N5m fine, vows to go to court

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately reverse the sudden increase in hate speech fine on Tuesday.
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FG increases fine for hate speech from N500,000 to N5m

THE Federal Government says it has raised the fine for hate speech from N500,000 to N5 million for defaulters. Lai...

Hate speech, fake news bills harmful, despicable — Soyinka

NOBEL laureate and professor of creative writing, Wole Soyinka, has described the controversial Social Media and Anti-Hate Speech Bills...
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Senate introduces bill to prohibit hate speeches in Nigeria

THE ninth Assembly of the Senate on Tuesday introduced a bill to prohibit the spread of hate speeches in...

Twitter locks Nigerian handle calling for execution of Chidi Odinkalu, others

Twitter has locked the handle @Witan17, (Na'Gwaggo) believed to be a pseudo name, for using the platform to spread...
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