War threat against South East: Twitter descends on Buhari, pulls down his offensive tweets

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Social media giant, , has pulled down two tweets by Nigeria’ , Muhammadu Buhari for “violating the rules”.

one of the “offensive” tweets sighted on his official handle @Mbuhari, the had tweeted on (yesterday):
“Many of those misbehaving today are too young to be aware of the destruction and loss of lives that occurred during the Civil . Those of us the fields for 30 months, who went through the , will treat them the language they understand.”

Sundiata Post understands that the tweet was a  veiled reference to the region of Nigeria, which has witnessed on institutions lately. The had declared an independent state of Biafra on 30 May 1967, an action which led to a 30-month civil , which Buhari referred to in his tweet.

In the second tweet, the said:

“In the area of security, we have changed the and the Inspector- General, and we are demanding that they rise fully to the challenges confronting us. There must be zero tolerance for all those those (sic) bent on destroying our country by promoting crime and insurrection.”

Pulling down the president’ tweets this (Wednesday) afternoon, the operators said, “This Tweet violated the rules”. (News Express)