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Nigerian police spokesman makes misleading claim about firearms recovered in Anambra

On December 19, 2023, the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) spokesperson in Abuja, Prince Olumuyiwa Adejobi shared images of firearms on X (fomerly Twitter), with a claim...

Did Nigerian authorities announce the killing of one terrorist three times?

A former Nigerian lawmaker, Shehu Sani, has claimed that a terrorist leader named Kachalla was announced to have been killed on three different occasions...

Did Lagos record zero bank robbery in four years?

THE Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has claimed that the state did not record any incident of bank robbery in the last four years. Sanwo-Olu...

Viral video of UN drone crash is over 9 years old!

A claim that a United Nations (UN) drone loaded with gold, foreign currencies, guns, and parachutes that crash-landed in the Northern part of Kivu-Goma,...

Video showing a child allegedly being shot is from a movie, not Israel-Hamas war

A video showing a child supposedly being shot with a gun has circulated online amidst the ongoing Israel-Hamas war. An X user with the name...

Fact-checking Buhari’s claims on Nigerian Army’s progress

Following the Nigerian Army’s Unveiling and Presentation of New Colours ceremony held on April 27, 2023, President Muhammadu Buhari made several claims regarding Nigeria’s...

False claim circulates that Apostle Suleman’s daughter was killed in Edo convoy attack

A report has circulated online that the daughter of Apostle Johnson Suleman was among those killed in the recent attack on the pastor's convoy...

Reno Omokri makes false claims about terrorism in Nigeria, Lagos’ debt

SPEAKING during a virtual interview with Arise TV on the 9th of August, 2022, Reno Omokri, a former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan said...

Instablog9ja circulates fake images of arrested Owo massacre suspects

ON WEDNESDAY, the 10th of August 2022, a popular Nigerian blog, Instablog9ja at about 2:06 pm posted on its social media pages (Instagram and...

Video does NOT show unknown gunmen chasing policemen in Abuja

A VIDEO showing crowd running after a police van has surfaced on social media alongside a claim that it shows unknown gunmen chasing away...

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