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Ugandan president says social media used for 'lying', defends tax for access

Thursday 5 July 2018 | 09:21 CET | News
President Yoweri Museveni has defended the new social media tax, saying Ugandans were using such platforms for "lying", and squandering the nation's hard currency on fees to foreign-owned telecoms firms, Reuters reported. On Twitter, Museveni described social media as a "luxury by those who are enjoying themselves or those who are malicious...all the moral reasons are in favour of that tax". 

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