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Fact-checking Buhari’s national broadcast on currency swap, cash crunch

NIGERIA's President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, February 16, 2023, addressed the nation on the redesigned naira notes amidst its scarcity and the government's currency swap...

Fact-checking Peter Obi’s claim on monthly salary of professors in Nigeria

PETER Obi, Labour Party's  presidential candidate in Nigeria's 2023 general election, has claimed that a Professor in the country receives N400,000 as monthly salary,...

Fake circular on Nigeria Immigration Service staff replacement circulates on WhatsApp

A press release attributed to the Civil Defense, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board (CDCFIB) has claimed that the application for the Nigeria Immigration...

Claim that Sokoto govt approves death penalty law for blasphemy is FALSE

MULTIPLE posts circulating on social media claimed that the Sokoto State Government has enacted a law, approving the death penalty as punishment for the...

Nigerian presidency repeats lies, half-truths on infrastructure projects in South-East ( Part 2)

THE second part of this investigation continues to examine the claims of the Presidency Office of Digital Engagement (PODE) on critical infrastructure projects in...

Nigerian presidency repeats lies, half-truths on infrastructure projects in South-East (Part 1)

ON September 7, 2021, the Presidency Office of Digital Engagement (PODE) published what it called 'a compendium of President Buhari's ongoing and completed infrastructure...

Is Ghana national ID card admissible as e-passport in 44,000 airports globally?

ON FEBRUARY 10, 2022, the Ghanaian presidency tweeted that Ghana’s national identity card would be recognised globally as a valid e-passport/ID card. The Office of...

Omo-Agege repeats false claim about Buhari’s records

ON Saturday, August 21, 2021, the Deputy President of the Nigerian Senate Ovie Omo-Agege repeated the APC cliché about ‘Buhari change’ which Nigerians’ reality...

Did Ugandan President say jailed gay couple will remain confined until one gets pregnant?

ON August 19, 2021,  FactCheckHub received a post shared on WhatsApp alleging that the Ugandan President, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, said a gay couple would...

What sentence does conspiracy to commit fraud attracts in U.S.?

ON THURSDAY, July 29, 2021, social media was abuzz in Nigeria following a warrant of arrest  issued against a Deputy Commissioner of Nigerian Police...

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