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Nigeria's First Lady Calls for Heightened Control of Social Media in the Country

Nigerians are outraged after Aisha Buhari said that the country should adopt China's strict methods of regulating social media.

Nigeria's First Lady Aisha Buhari has come under fire after she said that Nigeria should enforce stricter social media regulations in the same that China does. Her comments come at a time when the Nigerian government is still deliberating on the passing of the controversial "Protection from Internet Falsehood and Manipulation Bill" which many Nigerians believe will be used to silence them.

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The Nigerian President's Sexist Comments About His Wife Clash With Changing African Values

African men online have widely rebuked Muhammadu Buhari's remarks about Aisha Buhari belonging to his kitchen. That's good.

The Nigerian President’s recent comments about his wife Aisha, are as frustrating as they are troubling.

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