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El-Rufai Commends Lai Mohammed, Suggests Tougher Actions Against Fake News

Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has called for the enactment of a legal framework to ensure the expeditious prosecution of purveyors of fake...

FG: Fake News, Hate Speech Biggest Threats To 2019 Polls

The Federal Government has said fake news and hate speech constitute the biggest threat to the 2019 general election, and appealed to states to join in...

Fake News Lands Uyo-Based Journalist In Police Net

Obong Ndutim, the publisher of an online news portal, FactsReporter.com, a local content publishing website, based in Uyo, the Akwa Ibom state capital, has...

Facebook To Work With Nigeria To Combat Fake News, Says Lai...

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, said the National Campaign Against Fake News has received a boost from the Social Networking Platform, Facebook,...

Practical Guide On How To Identify Fake News, By Facebook

1. Be skeptical of headlines. False news stories often have catchy headlines in all caps with exclamation points. If shocking claims in the headline...

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