Muhammadu Buhari

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Social and economic effects of the Twitter ban in Nigeria

Twitter is one of the biggest platforms for social and political interaction in Nigeria. It gives the youths a voice on various existential social and political issues affecting the country.

Nigeria's government has suspended Twitter

Nigeria has banned Twitter after the social media platform deleted a tweet by President Buhari. Only people using VPN services are able to access the service.

Nigeria has plans to manufacture helicopters locally

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has given a directive to NCAA and NASENI to conclude certification issues on the manufacturing of the proposed first made-in-Nigeria helicopter.

Nigeria’s census is always tricky

There is a need to strengthen the scientific structure of Nigeria's National Population Commission. It needs a technical committee of Nigerian experts from universities and research centers at home and in the diaspora.

Nigeria's energy crisis doesn't seem to be getting solved

Nigeria must invest more in solar panels to generate electricity, there has been some development, including the completion of two hydroelectric power projects. However, overall, it's remained slow.

President Buhari signed an Executive Order that prevents visas for foreign workers and promotes local procurement for technology solutions

Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has signed an executive order on 5 February 2018 that is likely to have a big impact on the West Afrikan country's technology industry. The executive order seeks to improve local content in public procurement with science, engineering and technology components. Essentially this means that all