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Was Abba Kyari flown to UK for treatment and cremated?

By ‘Kunle Adebajo On Sunday, April 19, two days after the death of Nigeria’s former Chief of Staff Abba Kyari was announced, a Twitter user...

Viral video on rice distribution shared by Dino Melaye was shot in 2019

ON Thursday 16 April, Dino Melaye, a former senator shared a 30-second video on rice distribution to a large crowd in Nigeria, which has...

Ayade was wrong saying social distancing not effective control against Covid-19

By YEKEEN Akinwale. BEN Ayade, Governor of Cross River State and also a professor of Microbiology stirred controversy recently when he said the practice of social distancing might...

Has ex-Police Inspector Olalekan Ogunyemi charged with killing Kolade Johnson been released?

By Seun DUROJAIYE. A RECENT post shared on Twitter by a lady identified as ije12002, claiming that ex-Police Inspector Olalekan Ogunyemi charged with killing Kolade Johnson...

FACT CHECK: Does 5G pose a health risk to the human body?

By Olayinka SHEHU. THE media space in Nigeria has been inundated with claims that the 5G technology which is a fifth-generation mobile network is dangerous to...

Okonjo Iweala posts 2019 photo to justify sharing of COVID 19 relief materials in Rwanda

By Damilola OJETUNDE. A PHOTOGRAPH shared on Wednesday afternoon by former Nigerian Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo – Iweala to portray how the Rwandan government under...

FACT CHECK: Has Nigeria failed to acquire arms since 1982, as claimed by Dan-Ali?

By Kingsley OBIEJESI. President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of $1 billion from the Excess Crude Account (ECA) for the purchase of arms for the Nigerian Armed Forces...

Fact-check: Is Covid-19 Airborne?

By UTHMAN Samad. Since the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus across the world, there have been lot of misconceptions and misinformation about the Virus. Famous among...

Fact Check: Are Nigerian passport holders no longer eligible to 3 months UAE Tourist Visa?

ON Wednesday, an influential Nigerian Twitter user based in the United Kingdom, Kayode Ogundamisi (@ogundamisi) tweeted that Nigerian passport holders are no longer eligible for...

Fact-check: Is Governor El-Rufai out of COVID-19 self-isolation as claimed in a video? No

By Damilola OJETUNDE. A video purportedly claiming that the Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El-Rufai has gone out of the Coronavirus isolation and is enforcing...

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Video of naked women protesting is NOT from Lagos

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How Russia runs disinformation campaign against Zelensky – Report

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Meta, MCA launch WhatsApp helpline to combat AI misinformation

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Photo does not show $800 million cash discovered at Ikpeazu’s home

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Video of naked women protesting is NOT from Lagos

A claim that women in Lagos state are protesting...

How Russia runs disinformation campaign against Zelensky – Report

A recent Washington Post report based on Kremlin documents...

Meta, MCA launch WhatsApp helpline to combat AI misinformation

A WhatsApp helpline has been launched by Meta in...

Photo does not show $800 million cash discovered at Ikpeazu’s home

A photo showing a stack of cash has surfaced...

GlobalFact11: Fact-checkers to discuss AI, public policy and sustainability in Sarajevo

THE International Fact-Checking Network (IFCN) is set to host...