The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has said Nigeria needs Twitter just as it needs the country.
Lawan stated this on Friday during a news briefing in Abuja, to mark his administration’s second year in office
He said the Senate was convinced that the Federal Government and Twitter would eventually resolve their difference.
Lawan said, “The Honorable Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has informed Nigerians that the government is talking with Twitter to resolve this matter.
“Our belief is that Nigeria needs Twitter just as much as Twitter needs Nigeria.
“We believe that the matter between Twitter and the Federal Government of Nigeria will be resolved.
“But beyond that, I’m an optimist, I believe all of us will have learnt our lessons,” he said