Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Fake News

August 30, 2022

Fake news, hate speeches worsen security challenges: Lai Mohammed

Mr Mohammed was speaking on the media’s role in national security at a two-day conference on Tuesday in Kano.

Lai Mohammed
March 13, 2022

Satguru Maharaj Ji advocates 60-year jail term for purveyors of fake news

The founder of One Family, then called on the National Assembly to urgently pass a Bill criminalising fake news in Nigeria.

October 10, 2021

Nigeria’s problems caused by social media, fake news: Ribadu

The Muhammadu Buhari regime has been pushing to censor social media over claims that it promotes fake news.

Nuhu Ribadu
August 26, 2021

Fake News: Falana urges Nigerian media to self-regulate

Mr Falana said the call was necessary to forestall the government’s push to shut down social media.

Femi Falana
May 18, 2021

Buhari regime, notorious for fake news, claims 476 unnamed sites set up to defame it

The Buhari-led administration has been vocal about curbing the spread of fake news despite being caught in a lie on a couple of occasions.

Information Minister Lai Mohammed
March 28, 2021

No fake COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, says FG

“The Nigeria Customs Service has designated the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, as the only Point of Entry for imported COVID-19 vaccines.”

Osagie Ehanire
January 9, 2021

Trump’s ban strengthens Nigeria’s crackdown on social media lies, hate speech: Festus Keyamo

The Buhari administration has persevered in its long-standing quest to censor the social media in Nigeria.

Festus Keyamo
October 30, 2020

Time to call out Lai Mohammed’s social media paranoia

First of all, the Nigerian government itself is Nigeria’s largest fake news factory.

Lai Mohammed