See List of High-Profile Nigerian Twitter Influencers Accounts Suspended By Twitter For Campaign For Mr. Alex Saab
In what seems like a coordinated effort to sensitive tweets on Twitter. Twitter has suspended several high-profile Nigerian Twitter influencers over an alleged Twitter campaign for a wanted man Alex Saab.
Although no reasons have been made official yet by Twitter for the account suspension of several high-profile Nigerians twitter influencers speculative evidence proves that these accounts were involved in a coordinated Twitter manipulation campaign linked to a wanted man.
Mr. Alex Nain Saab Morán a Colombian-born businessman of Lebanese who has been fingered in the Panama papers was arrested and detained in Cape Verde in June 2020 at the request of the United States of America for alleged financial crimes.
Mr. Alex and detention in Cape Verde generated a widespread protest in Venezuela to demand his release which could be in connection with his close relationship with the Venezuelan government. It is alleged that Mr. Alex Saab is conducting business with the Venezuelan government amounting to US$135 million.
Alex Saab has until recently was held in prison in Cape Verde against the ECOWAS court order that the diplomat / Businessman be placed on house arrest until its main hearing, following three consecutive adjournments.
According to Financial Times reports in March 2021, it said Pro-Saab Twitter traffic had increased since the New Year, and “the primer driver of that increase appears to be the deployment of Nigeria-based social media influencers”. It was identified that suspicious Twitter handles tweeted extensively about Saab between October and November Last year. Five of the accounts Tweeted about Saab more than 800 times over a few weeks.
The report concluded that this evidence suggested that there were coordinated efforts to put pressure on the government of Cape Verde to release MR. Alex Saab.
The lists of the High-Profile Nigerian Influencers suspended are
@UnclePamilerin, @Alex_Houseof 308( Four-eyed Edo Boy), @Valhalla, @UncleMchamz, @Volqx, @Tife_Fabunmi among others.