Apostle Johnson Suleman, the General Overseer of the Omega Fire Ministries has lambasted the federal government led by President Muhammadu Buhari over the proposed N5 million fine for hate speech.
Naija News understands that the Nigerian Pastor took to his Twitter handle on the micro-blogging site to express his reaction over the proposed fine.
Apostle Suleman in his reaction said there was a clear difference between freedom of speech and hate speech.
Apostle Suleman alleged that the new move by the federal government was in a deliberate attempt to silence the people.
Read his tweet below.
Just read about N5m fine for hate speech…there is a thin line btw freedom of speech/hate speech..this is a deliberate attempt to silence people..we could back date its implentation to 2014..
— Apst Johnson Suleman (@APOSTLESULEMAN) October 11, 2019