Facebook Swayed Nigerian President to Reverse Ban

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said on Tuesday hundreds of posts on his Facebook page had helped persuade him to reverse his suspension of the national soccer team from international competitions. Jonathan on Monday rescinded a two-year suspension imposed following the side's embarrassing performance in the World Cup.

Published Date: Jul 07, 2010 11:05 am | Updated Date: Jul 07, 2010 11:05 am