• October 27, 2020

#EndSARS: Twitter Account Of National Broadcasting Commission Hacked By Hacker Group, Anonymous


By Olivia Isibor (AGENDAWATCHDOG) – Anonymous, a hacker group, has penetrated the Twitter handle of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), following a tweet, via the NBC’s official handle, pledging support for the #EndSARS movement.

Anonymous also called on Nigerians to suggest other government websites for hacking, and vowed to expose the Nigerian Government.

The tweets by #Anonymous group on the NBC’s handle read:

Good morning, great Nigerians. TGIF and it’s also a good day to #ENDSARS and #EndSWAT

Which government website(s) would you want us to play with?

Drop your suggestions under this tweet. #TwitterDown #NBChacked

— nbcgovng (@nbcgovng) October 16, 2020

We #Anonymous are out to expose government’s secrets &
dirtyfiles

Put an #ENDTOPOLICEBRUTALITY#Twitterdown#NBChacked pic.twitter.com/fyNKGUyD5t

— nbcgovng (@nbcgovng) October 16, 2020

We #Anonymous have taken over all the NG Official Twitter’s Account to support #ENDPOLICEBRUTALITY.

WE’RE TOGETHER WITH NIGERIANS.

EXPECTUNEXPECTED #OpNigeria#Hacked @thecableng @4eyedmonk @MBuhari pic.twitter.com.8a28g49ffFh

— nbcgovng (@nbcgovng) October 16, 2020

The NBC had confirmed on their official Facebook page that they had been hacked, advising the public to ignore the tweets currently emanating from the timeline.

DISCLAIMER!!!!

THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS PUT ON NOTICE THAT NBC TWITTER ACCOUNT HAS BEEN HACKED INTO. PLEASE DISREGARD ALL TWEETS FROM OUR HANDLE FOR NOW. WE ARE MAKING EFFORTS TO RECOVER IT. THANK YOU.

Posted by National Broadcasting Commission on Thursday, 15 October, 2020


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