The Twitter account of Premium Times Newspaper has been taken over by an hacker.
According to the management of the media outfit, the account was hacked about 4:52pm, adding that the hackers have since posted unsavoury tweets on the account.
“At about 4:52 p.m. Nigerian time on Friday, Premium Times Twitter account (@PremiumTimesng) was hacked. The hackers have since posted unsavoury Tweets on the account and have changed the login details, even with 2FA enabled.
“Premium Times has formally contacted Twitter and we are doing everything legally possible to recover the account.
“We urge our readers and the public to discountenance any tweet from the account for now and apologise for any inconveniences caused,” the statement read.