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FACT CHECK: No, these photos are not of Greenfield University students’ abductors

    FACT CHECK: No, these photos are not of Greenfield University students’ abductors

On Wednesday, some pictures alleged to have been taking during the parade of abductors of Greenfield University students circulated on social media. The pictures have been shared on Facebook and

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FACT CHECK: Viral screenshot of Twitter ‘disrespecting’ Buhari is fake

    FACT CHECK: Viral screenshot of Twitter ‘disrespecting’ Buhari is fake

A screenshot of a tweet in which Twitter was alleged to have said it is unfamiliar with Muhammadu Buhari’s position as Nigeria’s president has been circulating on social media platforms

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FACT CHECK: Did Lai say Adeboye, Kumuyi will be prosecuted for defying Twitter ban?

    FACT CHECK: Did Lai say Adeboye, Kumuyi will be prosecuted for defying Twitter ban?

On Tuesday, an online report claimed that Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, said Enoch Adeboye, general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), and William Kumuyi,

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FACT CHECK: Did Twitter fund #EndSARS protests as Lai claimed?

    FACT CHECK: Did Twitter fund #EndSARS protests as Lai claimed?

On Wednesday, Lai Mohammed, minister of information, accused Twitter of “double standards” after the microblogging site deleted President Muhammadu Buhari’s tweet about the civil war. Amid the unrest in the

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FACT CHECK: No, First Bank did not suspend operations in the south-east

  FACT CHECK: No, First Bank did not suspend operations in the south-east

On Wednesday, a piece of information began to spread on social media that First Bank of Nigeria has temporarily shut

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FACT CHECK: This trending video is NOT from Kaduna air crash site

  FACT CHECK: This trending video is NOT from Kaduna air crash site

On Saturday, a video began to circulate on social media indicating an “eyewitness” report of the air crash that led

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FACT CHECK: Did Attahiru say there will be no Biafra, Oduduwa?

  FACT CHECK: Did Attahiru say there will be no Biafra, Oduduwa?

A few hours after Ibrahim Attahiru, chief of army staff (COAS), and 10 other officers died in an aircraft crash

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FACT CHECK: Does AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine contain magnetic materials?

  FACT CHECK: Does AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine contain magnetic materials?

On May 13, a video surfaced on the internet showing some people who claimed to have received the COVID-19 vaccine

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FACT CHECK: No, Ezekwesili didn’t say Chibok girls were kidnapped to tarnish Jonathan’s image

  FACT CHECK: No, Ezekwesili didn’t say Chibok girls were kidnapped to tarnish Jonathan’s image

On Sunday, a report published on a news website and syndicated on blogs claimed Oby Ezekwesili, former minister of education,

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FACT CHECK: Did US set up hotlines for reporting FG’s atrocities in Nigeria?

  FACT CHECK: Did US set up hotlines for reporting FG’s atrocities in Nigeria?

On May 4, 2021, a Twitter account with the name “Helper” posted a message on the timeline, claiming that the

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