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A woman uses her smartphone to read the news on Twitter, in Lagos, Nigeria, 29 October 2018, PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images

President Muhammadu Buhari’s refusal to sign the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill is regarded as a missed opportunity to lead in the push for digital rights in Nigeria as well as Africa.

A man writes slogans on a placard on the sidelines of a demonstration held to protest against the suspension of governorship elections in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria, 11 March 2019, PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP/Getty Images

The IPC condemned increased attacks on journalists during the recently heard Governorship and State Assembly elections when compared to the Presidential and Senatorial elections held two weeks ago.

Nigerian Police Officers monitor the counting of votes at Shagari Primary School polling station in Yola, Adamawa State, 23 February 2019, LUIS TATO/AFP/Getty Images

The International Press Centre in Lagos condemns the reported attacks on media practitioners during the Presidential and Senatorial elections over the weekend.