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Ekiti former governorship candidate threatens legal suit against BBC

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Segun Adewale (Aeroland), has threatened a legal action against the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) over a trending video showing that he allegedly engaged in vote buying and assaulted a staff of the corporation during last election in Lagos State.
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BBC mocks Gov. Okorocha as he erects Buhari-like statue in Owerri [PHOTOS]

BBC News Igbo has mocked the Governor of Imo State, Chief Rochas Okorocha, for erecting a President Muhammadu Buhari-like statue in Owerri, the state capital. Sharing the photos on its Facebook page, the British medium wondered if the governor was never tired of erecting statues. The caption given the images simply translates, “It’s like Okorocha […]
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Oyo 2019: Your absence at BBC debate, evidence of ineptitude – APC hits PDP candidate, Seyi Makinde

The Oyo State chapter of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), has described the absence of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) gubernatorial candidate in the state, Mr. Seyi Makinde from the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) Yoruba service gubernatorial debate as a manifestation of the candidate’s sheer incompetence and incapability. DAILY POST recalls that Makinde had […]
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BBC Imo Guber Debate: Nwosu vows to surpass Okorocha’s record 

The governorship candidate of Action Alliance (AA) in Imo State, Uche Nwosu, has vowed to surpass the achievements of the incumbent Governor, Owelle Rochas Okorocha, if elected.  Speaking at a debate organised by British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) News Igbo held at Owerri, yesterday, Nwosu promised to address issues of unemployment, security, economy, health, pension, education […]
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Russia accuses BBC of spreading ‘terrorist’ ideologies

Russia’s media watchdog accused the BBC Thursday of spreading the ideologies of “terrorist groups” via online publications of its Russian service, the latest in a tit-for-tat row over media impartiality.
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Osinbajo, Soyinka urge action against fake news

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday decried peddling of fake news, warning that the act posed great danger for the society, aside causing physical harm. He expressed regret that a lot of misinformation from the social media also find their ways into the traditional media, stressing the need to carry out investigations, cross check facts and […]
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#BeyondFakeNews: Nigerian may start World War III through fake news – Soyinka

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Nobel Laureate, Professor Wole Soyinka, has warned that fake news could be so dangerous and it could lead to a world war, which might be started by a Nigerian.
Professor Soyinka, speaking at the BBC News symposium in Abuja on the theme ‘Countering Fake News’ said he had been a victim of fake news himself ranging from being pronounced dead to having several quotes attributed to him.
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“I’ve said this before that fake news may cause World War III and the fake news will be started by a Nigerian.”
 
VIDEO: Wole Soyinka speaks on being a serial victim of Fake News: from being reported dead several times to having fake quotes attributed to him.
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Ganduje bribery video real – Publisher

Ganduje bribery video real – Publisher

The publisher told the lawmakers that the video clips, obtained from a whistleblower, were authenticated by the BBC and Amnesty International before he went public with them. Desmond Mgboh, Kano Publisher of Daily Nigerian, Mr. Jafar Jafar, in Kano, yesterday, insisted the story and video clips, which showed Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, receiving United States of […]
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