The verified Twitter handle of Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo was observed to be unverified Saturday morning.
The incident according to the spokesperson of the Vice President, Mr Laolu Akande was an attempt by external influence to hack into the account, ‘
However, the attempts were said to be unsuccessful.
Mr LAolu Akande made further clarification through his tweeter handle has become unverified, it has now been confirmed that it was as a result of external attempts made to hack into the account.
The spokesperson of the VP, Mr. Laolu Akande, shedding light on the matter @akandeoj, wrote: “Yesterday, there were failed external attempts to gain unauthorized access to the Vice President’s Twitter Account. “Since, we have been in contact with Twitter, securing the account, and forestalling a reoccurrence. “The VP will continue to actively communicate with our citizens.”