Twitter account opened under the user name ‘McKeevaBush345’ does not belong to
the Cayman Islands Premier and is an “impersonation”, according to a statement
issued Wednesday by Mr. Bush’s press secretary.
Twitter account uses an official photograph of the Premier as well as
containing a “Bio” that reads in part: “I’m from West Bay aka Republic/Gazza.
That means ‘me alone run tings’, if you don’t know then you’d better ask
other nonsensical statements attributed to Premier Bush can be found on the web
Premier does not and has never had a Twitter account,” read a statement issued
late Wednesday by Mr. Bush’s press secretary Charles Glidden. “An impersonation
complaint was filed [Wednesday] with Twitter which acknowledged the complaint
and an investigation is under way.”
accounts are against Twitter’s rules.
Glidden’s statement indicated that government intends to consider legislation
that addresses the “misuse of the internet to the detriment and defamation of
legislation would not block Cayman Islands’ internet connections, the statement
see more on this story in upcoming editions of the Caymanian Compass….