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Jonathan: Fake news, hate speech now biggest threats to democracy in Nigeria

    Jonathan: Fake news, hate speech now biggest threats to democracy in Nigeria

Former President Goodluck Jonathan says fake news, hate speech and propaganda are now the biggest threats to democracy in Nigeria. He said this on Tuesday at the second edition of

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The menace of misinformation and disinformation

    The menace of misinformation and disinformation

Out of the blue, I was inducted into the dreaded hall of fame for victims of disinformation last week. An article I did not write and had not even read

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Lai: Fake news worsening insecurity in Nigeria

    Lai: Fake news worsening insecurity in Nigeria

Lai Mohammed, minister of information and culture, says insecurity in the country is exacerbated by fake news and misinformation. He said this during his speech on Tuesday at a summit

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Revoked licences: It’ll increase consumption of fake news, CISLAC tells NBC

    Revoked licences: It’ll increase consumption of fake news, CISLAC tells NBC

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) says the decision of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) to revoke the licences of some broadcast stations will increase the risk of fake

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2023: Opposition adopting strategy of blaming LP for fake news, says Obi

  2023: Opposition adopting strategy of blaming LP for fake news, says Obi

Peter Obi, presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP), says the opposition is using fake news and misinformation against him

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FAKE NEWS ALERT: No suspect arrested over killing of Oyo hotelier, say police

  FAKE NEWS ALERT: No suspect arrested over killing of Oyo hotelier, say police

The Oyo police command has debunked reports making the rounds on social media that the suspected killers of Olugbenga Owolabi,

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INSIGHT: How dissemination of fake images is aggravating Nigeria’s security challenges

  INSIGHT: How dissemination of fake images is aggravating Nigeria’s security challenges

Nigeria, Africa’s largest economy, is currently plagued with serious security threats — from banditry to insurgency. As a result, Nigerians

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‘Market your candidate without misleading public’ — Soludo debunks claim on Obi’s $20m investment

  ‘Market your candidate without misleading public’ — Soludo debunks claim on Obi’s $20m investment

Chukwuma Soludo, governor of Anambra, has debunked a statement credited to him that a purported investment of Peter Obi, the

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FACT CHECK: Did terrorists recently threaten to bomb churches? No, viral video is old

  FACT CHECK: Did terrorists recently threaten to bomb churches? No, viral video is old

A video showing Ayuba Elkana, Zamfara state commissioner of police, confirming the receipt of a threat letter from suspected bandits,

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FACT CHECK: Did Tinubu say he’ll hand over to Igbo politician if elected president in 2023?

  FACT CHECK: Did Tinubu say he’ll hand over to Igbo politician if elected president in 2023?

Over the weekend, multiple social media posts claimed that Bola Tinubu, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), said

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