The Ugandan parliament passed a law taxing those who use social media platforms like Facebook or WhatsApp, as reported by the BBC. The tax law imposes a 200 shilling daily levy (around $0.05) on users of internet messaging and social media platforms.

President Yoweri Museveni had long been pushing for these changes, arguing that the usage of social media encouraged “gossip.” The law is scheduled to come into effect on July 1.

However, it is unclear how a law like this could possibly be enforced. 17 million Ugandans use the internet daily, and the Ugandan government can’t even ensure that all mobile phone SIM cards are properly registered. It is therefore unclear how authorities could possibly identify Ugandans accessing specific sites online.

Finance Minister Maria Kasaija dismissed growing criticism that the law could limit freedom of expression. “We’re looking for money to maintain the security of the country and extend electricity so that you people can enjoy more social media, more often, more frequently,” he told Reuters in March.

Uganda has a history of cracking down on freedom of expression. During the 2016 presidential elections, access to social media platforms was shut off. At the time, President Museveni insisted that it was done simply to “stop spreading lies.”

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