Donald Trump can’t tweet, however his blatherings nonetheless get repeated at the social media platform that banned him after he unfold violence-stoking lies.
On Tuesday, the previous U.S. chief praised Nigeria for suspending Twitter ultimate week after the social media company deleted President Muhammadu Buhari’s put up threatening mass violence in opposition to other folks he accused of attacking the country’s infrastructure. Twitter additionally quickly bring to a halt Buhari’s account.
“Congratulations to the county of Nigeria, who simply banned Twitter as a result of they banned their president,” Trump said in a statement. “Extra international locations must ban Twitter and Fb for no longer permitting loose open speech — all voices must be heard.”
Trump mentioned “possibly I must have” banned Twitter and Facebook when in place of business. “However Zuckerberg stored calling me and coming to the White Space for dinner telling me how nice I used to be,” he added, relating to Fb CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Zuckerberg does no longer perform Twitter, journalist Andrew Feinberg identified in posting Trump’s musings. (See the remark under.)
“2024,” the twice-impeached Trump added, hinting once more that he’ll make some other run for the presidency.
Following the Jan. 6 Capitol rise up, Fb, Instagram and Twitter deplatformed Trump. Fb and Instagram mentioned ultimate week their ban will prolong till no less than January 2023. Twitter has characterised its measure as an enduring suspension.
In the meantime, the previous president and obvious dictator wannabe is praising Nigeria’s president for banning @Twitter and suggesting that he must have attempted doing so when he used to be in place of business. He additionally seems to suppose Mark Zuckerberg runs Twitter. pic.twitter.com/ZwB0qkzdx2
— Andrew Feinberg (@AndrewFeinberg) June 8, 2021