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Did hoodlums burn two moving trains in Offa?

By Abdulrasheed HAMMAD FALSE claims circulated across the social media platform and numerous media outlets that the hoodlums burnt a moving train on Wednesday, 6th,...

How conspiracy theories surrounding deaths of African leaders fuel COVID-19 misinformation

By Jack Vincent Fidelis (Maiduguri, Nigeria) & Thomas Bwire (Nairobi, Kenya) “If the west doesn’t have a lot to hide, why are sitting African leaders...

WHO did NOT rank Nigeria 4th best in COVID-19 response

MANY media reports claimed that the World Health Organization (WHO) has ranked Nigeria as the 4th best in COVID-19 response. These media reports which are...

FactCheckHub set to host masterclass to commemorate 1st anniversary

IN commemoration of its one-year anniversary, The FactCheckHub is set to host a verification masterclass. The masterclass titled “How to identify and debunk misinformation” will...

FACT-CHECK: Does COVID-19 vaccine cause infertility in men, women?

By Justina ASISHANA FREEZING your sperm before taking a vaccine sounds scary, but do you really have to? The question came up recently in a...

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