Reality TV star TBoss, has said in her opinion, she believes social media ought to be banned in Nigeria.
While stating her reason, the model/actress said there are so many mean people on social media, especially in Nigeria and so Nigerians should be restricted from accessing the various social media platforms.
In another news,t The United States State Department has announced that anyone applying for a visa into the country will now have to submit their social media handles.
According to BBC, applicants will also have to submit their phone numbers and five years’ worth of email addresses.
The policy is said to be part of the state department’s effort to ensure national security and according to authorities, the policy would affect 14.7 million people annually.
Stating the reason for the proposal in 2018, the department said,
“National security is our top priority when adjudicating visa applications, and every prospective traveler and immigrant to the United States undergoes extensive security screening.”
“We are constantly working to find mechanisms to improve our screening processes to protect U.S. citizens, while supporting legitimate travel to the United States.”
Trump’s administration has recently been considering new measures to crack down on countries whose citizens have a high rate of overstaying their visas in the United States.