Twitter removes verification badge from Osinbanjo handle

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

A micro blogging site, Twitter has unverified the account of Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo @ProfOsinbajo.

The account was blocked first before it was later restored without the verification badge.


Checks on the handle as of the time of filing this report revealed only one tweet, which were retweets of an N-Power animation on August 3rd.

Osinbajo’s handle, which has been used to document his activities now has no history, photos or any semblance to the handle.

Also, his profile and header images have been removed.

The media aide to Osinbajo, Laolu Akande, has not responded to a text message sent to him as of the time of filing this report


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