In News by Oluwaseun Samuel on the 20th, August, 2020

Garba Shehu Defends Mailafia’s Invitation, Says N.5m Is Not Sufficient To Sort out Hate Speech

Garba Shehu Defends Mailafia’s Invitation, Says N.5m Is Not Enough To Tackle Hate Speech


Garba Shehu

Mr Garba Shehu on Wednesday defended the invitation of Dr Obadiah Mailafia by the Division of State Companies (DSS) over his latest feedback on the Boko Haram insurgency

Talking in an interview on Channels Tv’s Politics At present, Shehu insisted that the DSS took the best resolution. He added that Nigerians discover it tough to stick to the legal guidelines of the nation however turn out to be law-abiding in international nations.

He Stated;

“That is Nigeria; this isn’t Mali … Is that this the primary time the Division of State Service is inviting individuals for questioning?

“When any individual claiming to be a accountable citizen makes such a declare as Obadiah Mailafia did, saying governor is a commander for Boko Haram and he shouldn’t be requested questions, so what sort of society do we would like?

“We live in a rustic of people that will go to the UK and America and obey all of the legal guidelines and in our nation, when there may be enforcement, they begin crying… so, what’s political about it?”

On increment of the hate speech positive from N500,000 to N5m, Garba Shehu stated the previous quantity was not sufficient in tackling hate speech throughout the nation.

He Stated;

“As for the rise within the cost in opposition to hate speech, maybe it’s the evaluation of the minister.

“The N500,000 that was emplaced was not being revered, it was not efficient in curbing this stuff as a result of any individual choosing hearsay and goes to the radio to announce that … come on, what are we coping with?

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“There needs to be legislation enforcement on this nation as it’s occurring with our residents after they go exterior the nation.”


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