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WhatsApp limits to maximum of 5 forwards to curb fake news
1 day ago

WhatsApp limits to maximum of 5 forwards to curb fake news

By  •  TECH, GLOBAL NEWS

WhatsApp is limiting worldwide the number of times a user can forward a message to five, starting on Monday, the popular messaging service looks to fight “misinformation and rumours”, company …
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How fake news on strippers nearly caused a rift in my marriage – Osinbajo
2 weeks ago

How fake news on strippers nearly caused a rift in my marriage – Osinbajo

By  •  LOCAL, POLITICAL

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at a conference organised by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Africa on fake news recalled how fake news nearly caused a ‘rift’ in his marriage.

The …
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Army threatens to sue purveyors of fake videos and news
2 months ago

Army threatens to sue purveyors of fake videos and news

By  •  LOCAL

The Nigerian Army has threatened to sue purveyors of fake videos and other images, in connection with the recent Boko Haram attack on troops at Metele in Borno State.

It …
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Police arrest WhatsApp group admin over fake news
4 months ago

Police arrest WhatsApp group admin over fake news

By  •  LOCAL

The Kano state command of Nigeria Police Force has arrested the administrator and members of a WhatsApp group for allegedly circulating fake news.

The group was accused of spreading the …
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Fake news is the only weapon used against a performing government like ours – Lai
5 months ago

Fake news is the only weapon used against a performing government like ours – Lai

By  •  LOCAL, POLITICAL

Lai Mohammed, minister of information, says fake news is the only weapon used against a performing government like theirs.

The minister said this on Thursday when he visited People’s Daily …
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BBC dissects how fake news is aggravating herders/farmers crises in Nigeria
7 months ago

BBC dissects how fake news is aggravating herders/farmers crises in Nigeria

By  •  TERROR, LOCAL

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has reported that fake news circulating in the social media is fuelling the farmers/herdsmen crises in Nigeria.

In the report, the giant media organisation stated …
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Fake news poses more threat than insurgency, militancy – Lai Mohammed
2 years ago

Fake news poses more threat than insurgency, militancy – Lai Mohammed

By  •  LOCAL

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, says the phenomenon of fake news, if left unchecked, poses more threat to the nation than insurgency and militancy.

The minister said …
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