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#TWITTERBAN Agencies Migrate Social Media Account To India Micro blogging App by bozzyjoan(m): 2:29pm On Jun 11
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The suspension of Twitter by the Nigerian government has forced the federal government and some agencies of government to move to , an Indian microblogging platform, to keep in touch with the public.

Barely a week after banning the tech giant over the deletion of a tweet on President Muhammadu Buhari’s account, the federal government has joined the Indian microblogging site.

It has already opened an official account on the platform with the handle @nigeriagov and had above 10,000 followers as at Thursday night.

Also, some aides of the government have opened accounts on the app.

According to reports, was built after the Indian government’s constant disagreements with Twitter.

co-Founder Aprameya Radhakrishna, who confirmed that the platform is now available in Nigeria, said they are working on adding Nigeria’s local languages.

He said: “A very warm welcome to the official handle of the Government of Nigeria on @kooindia! Spreading wings beyond India now”.

“ is now available in Nigeria. We are thinking of enabling the local language there as well. We are considering introducing a local Nigerian language into the app.

“Nigeria is similar to India in terms of language diversity. It has hundreds of regional languages. has a global outlook and will enable micro-blogging in countries that need it the most.

“We have built a scalable platform, and while we are still enhancing the product, it’s already available for use in multiple countries today.”

Re: #TWITTERBAN Agencies Migrate Social Media Account To India Micro blogging App by Agbegbaorogboye: 2:47pm On Jun 11
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Re: #TWITTERBAN Agencies Migrate Social Media Account To India Micro blogging App by SadiqBabaSani: 2:51pm On Jun 11
Shame on these evil peeps leading us
Re: #TWITTERBAN Agencies Migrate Social Media Account To India Micro blogging App by Imsoblessed: 2:54pm On Jun 11
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