Following serious backlash from Nigerians, the federal government has deleted a tweet and also apologized after ordering Nigerians to re-register their accounts.
Recall that the controversial order left many Nigerians panting and calling the government unprintable names for trying to make things more difficult in this pandemic period.
In a tweet this morning, the federal government apologized saying its tweet was misleading.
‘We apologize for the misleading tweets (now deleted) that went up yesterday, regarding the completion of self-certification forms by Reportable Persons. The message contained in the
Notice does not apply to everybody. FIRS will issue appropriate clarification shortly.”
Read the clarification made by FIRS: