TwitterBan – APC warns Nigerians to not access Twitter through VPN
All Progress Congress APC has just issued a warning alert to Nigerians who use VPN to access the micro-blogging platform(Twitter).
The Federal Government recently banned Twitter in Nigeria. After this many people use VPN to access social media.
National secretary of the APC caretaker committee, John Akpanudoedehe warns that hackers could steal data and money from bank accounts through the use of VPN.
In a statement released on Tuesday, he said; “The APC alerts Nigerians of the many risks involved in accessing contents, especially social media using the Virtual Private Network (VPN) which is vulnerable to the heinous activities of criminal hackers who can steal data and money in bank accounts.
“The APC warns legitimate private and public entities operating in the country to avoid the many dangers of exposing themselves to cybercrimes through the use of VPN which is not adequately secured.