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We Won’t Review Social Media Regulation Bill – Senate President, Akpabio Reveals Why » FashionStyle FS News

Giving reason for the decision, Akpabio said that t. are laws already guiding the use of social media in the country.

Akpabio, who was represented by the Senate Committee Chairman on ICT, Sen. Shuiab Salisu, stated this at the Parliamentarian Symposium of Africa Internet Governance Forum (AIGF) on Tuesday.

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The event was hosted by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) in Abuja.

“I am not sure that t. is going to be a specific bill on social media regulation.

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“However, t. are emailing laws in various areas, social media is just one space.

“So, rather than having specific legislation on social media, I will rather say social media is just one platform.

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“The same way people have used regular media platforms to commit libel.”

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