The cyberspace has given people the opportunity to express their thoughts on government and its activities. The recent ‘End SARS’ protest, a revolt against police brutality, which took place in major cities across Nigeria, was fuelled by a viral video circulated on different social media platforms, calling for the end of police brutality. This forced the government to scrap the State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS). This is one of the many proofs that the cyberspace gives the people a voice, and the government has decided to exercise censorship through the Cybersecurity and Strategy Policy.
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