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Tope Fasua picks hole in ICIR fact-check, calls it ‘nonsense, nasty reporting’ — but he is incorrect

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. TOPE Fasua, founder and 2019 presidential candidate of the Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP), has reacted to a fact-check published by The ICIR,...

The falsehoods, exaggerations of Nigeria’s leading parties at first CDD presidential debate

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. TOP members of the All Progressives Congress (APC), People’s Democratic Party (PDP), and Abundant Nigeria Renewal Party (ANRP) met in Sheraton Hotel, Abuja, on Tuesday to...

Did PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar hand out food with N500 notes at his first election rally?

By Damilola OJETUNDE. LAURETTA Onochie, a media aide to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has claimed that PDP presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar, distributed cash and food at his...

FACT CHECK: Buhari lists uncompleted project as achievement in campaign manual

President Muhammadu Buhari has again listed as one of his achievements the N2.5 billion Northern Ishan Regional Water Supply project in Edo State, a...

Buhari, Osinbajo in scorecard contradiction

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. IN an attempt to draw attention to the achievements of the federal government in diversifying the nation’s economy, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has...

FACT CHECK: Did Fayose leave N170b or N120b debt profile in Ekiti?

By YEKEEN Akinwale. ACCUSATIONS of debts profile in Ekiti State have become a vicious cycle between the incumbent governor, Kayode Fayemi and his predecessor, Ayodele Fayose. They...

FACT CHECK: Has Buhari appointed a ‘Chief Economic Adviser’? Yes and no

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. WITH the 2019 presidential election gradually drawing closer, claims are more frequently made in attempts to discredit one political party, candidate or the...

Osun Decides 2018: Exposing the fallacies, exaggerations, outright lies in governorship debate

IN the evening of Sunday, six days to the Osun State gubernatorial election, four of the prominent aspirants gathered in Osogbo to demonstrate preparedness...

FACT CHECK: Does the senate spend N1 trillion annually as alleged by Sowore?

By Kingsley OBIEJESI. OMOYELE Sowore, the publisher of Sahara Reporters and a presidential aspirant in the forthcoming 2019 general elections, has been consistent in his comments...

FACT CHECK: Has Olusola, Ekiti PDP governorship candidate, authored any books, papers? Yes

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. THE mega rally of the All Progressive Congress (APC) on Tuesday ahead of the Saturday’s governorship election in Ekiti State presented an opportunity...

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