First Lady, Aisha Buhari, has come under immense criticism on social media for voicing her support for the social media bill which seeks to arrest and fine Nigerians who make annoying comments on social media.
Aisha had at the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs General Assembly and National Executive Council in Abuja, supporting the regulation of social media.
Her comments were, “China regulated the social media of its over one billion citizens and Nigeria ought to have the option to control its own population which is around 200 million.”
Adding that, “On this issue of social media, you cannot just sit in the comfort of your house and tweet that the Vice President has resigned. It is a serious issue. If China can control over 1.3 billion people on social media, I see no reason why Nigeria cannot attempt controlling only 180 million people.”
However, On Saturday morning, the President’s wife was trending on Twitter, As Nigerian and Twitter users has something to tell her
Mrs. Buhari, who had in the past been commended by a large section of Nigerians for standing on the side of the people, came under criticism for her view.
Below aare some of there comment;