The President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte has announced a potential ban that would be placed on social media in the Philippines.
Duterte made this known when he was complaining about biased reports from media houses on his activities, particularly the war on drugs.
According to Duterte, these news agencies and websites are able to spread lies quickly through social media and this he said “sabotages his efforts to put the Philippines in shape”.
“I will be meeting with the Telcos and discuss on how best we could block all the social media networks from being accessed in the Philippines” – Duterte said.
The internet has been filled reports from Duterte’s war on drugs.