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15 mins ago
Social Media platform, Facebook and Comic Republic have announced the launch of #NoFalseNewsZone online comic book, an educational comic series designed to help people think critically about the messages they see and read online.
1 Oct
Journalists have been charged to employ Information Technology Communication (ICT) tools to curb fake news.
7 Sep
Deputy Speaker of Oyo State House of Assembly, Abiodun Mohammed Fadeyi, has called for laws that will curb fake news and regulate social media so as to save lives
7 Aug
Director-General of the National Orientation Agency (NOA), Dr. Garba Abari, has cautioned against initiating and spreading of fake news and misinformation...
24 Jul
Kwara State Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, yesterday, joined media executives to call for urgent actions to halt the spread of fake news, saying the earlier the menace is tackled the better for peace and security of the country.
1 Jul
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi has charged the National Orientation Agency (NOA) on proper dissemination of government policies, programmes and activities to check fake news.
19 Jun
The Editor-in-Chief of The Guardian, Mr. Martins Oloja, has said that only evidence-based journalism can curb fake reports ravaging the media regarding COVID-19 pandemic and other science-based issues in the country.
24 May
As part of efforts to curb the spread of fake news, misinformation or infodemic in the public domain, the Osun State Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Funke Egbemode, has prescribed fact-checking on the part of the public...
18 May
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has charged journalists to deepen the practice of the profession and help to eradicate fake news by reporting only facts based on findings...
1 Apr
Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media, Garba Shehu, has challenged the police to use their community radio to change the narrative
3 Jan
The Auxiliary Bishop of the Owerri Catholic Archdiocese, Dr. Moses Chikwe, and his driver, Ndubuisi Robert, on Friday, regained freedom, after six days in their abductors’ den.
2 Jan
The Oyo State Government has warned purveyors of fake news to leave the state or risk sanctions.

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