Claims of laying 5G fibre optic cables in Lagos, others misleading —DEMS Volunteers

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Digital Economy Media Support Volunteers’ (DEMS Volunteers’), a non-governmental advocacy group of media and telecoms practitioners creating awareness on digital economy, has described it as strange, the recent social media onslaught on the telecommunications infrastructure deployment in parts of Lagos.

The volunteers said it was regrettable that purveyors of fake news have chosen this period of Coronavirus pandemic to misinform millions of internet users in the country, particularly as regards unfounded cases of 5G fibre optic cable deployment in Lagos and other parts of the country.

According to a statement released recently, and endorsed by the Director General, Prince Stan Okenwa,…



Source: Nigerian Tribune