The Normal Overseer of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor E.A Adeboye, has kicked in opposition to the federal authorities’s proposed social media regulation.
Adeboye said this on Sunday on the RCCG headquarters’ November thanksgiving service with the theme “Higher days forward”, by way of the Assistant Normal Overseer (Admin. & Personnel) and member of the governing council, Pastor Johnson Odesola.
He stated the makes an attempt to manage the social media as is the case in China received’t work in Nigeria, as a result of the variables are so completely different.
As a substitute, he suggested that the federal government ought to give attention to ensuring the information shared on social media is real.
“The very best the federal government can do is to make sure that the information being carried by way of the social media is real however to need to replicate what is going on in China right here in Nigeria is laughable and wouldn’t be potential right here,” Adeboye stated.
Nigeria’s Minister of Info, Lai Mohammed, final week hinted that the federal government will regulate social media to cease the unfold of pretend information.