TikTok, one of the leading social media platforms has apologized to the management of OsazuwaAkonedo Limited, the Consultant, Producer and Publisher of the OsazuwaAkonedo titles over the removal of news content containing the statement of Russia President, Vladimir Putin in reaction to the economic sanctions placed on Russians by the United Kingdom and United States of America over Russia special military operations in Ukraine.
TikTok had removed OsazuwaAkonedo content titled; “[Full Speech] Economic Sanctions, Our Assessment Realistic, We Will Defeat All Our Enemies – Putin” over what the social media platforms described as hate speech.
TikTok removed the content early morning of Friday and restricted OsazuwaAkonedo profile account including placing a ban on the profile from posting, commenting and participating in any of the social media platform activities except viewing.
Friday afternoon, the TikTok management reviewed their decision and wrote OsazuwaAkonedo Limited to apologize to the management of the news media outfit.
TikTok thereafter restored the content and lift the restrictions on the profile.