Fact check

FACT CHECK: Did a news report describe Sowore as gravely ill?

THE CIRCUMSTANCES of former presidential aspirant Omoyele Sowore's rearrest on Friday have led many to speculate that the Department...

FACT CHECK: Are 2 million Nigerians raped every year? Here’s what we know

NIGERIA's Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Dame Pauline Tallen, according to a report, said last week that...
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FACT CHECK: Photos from 2015 polls, xenophobic attacks shared in connection to Kogi, Bayelsa elections

PICTURES from the general elections conducted four years ago and 2015 xenophobic attacks in South Africa have been recently...

FACT CHECK: Pictures of Nigerians protesting Buhari’s medical tourism in London are FAKE

PICTURES showing Nigerians protesting President Muhammadu Buhari’s claimed medical tourism in London are not true, a Fact Check by...
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REA says fact-check on BUK hybrid solar plant is ‘incorrect’—so we took a closer look

THE Rural Electrification Agency, REA, has reacted to fact-check published by The ICIR on Monday, which debunked the claim...

FACT CHECK: The many social media lies of Lauretta Onochie, President Buhari’s aide

Pictures can mislead in several ways: when they contain false information, are doctored to misinform or are employed in...
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