Lai Mohammed expresses worry over dissemination of fake news in Nigeria


The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has expressed concern over the dissemination of fake news and disinformation in the country.

The minister said this Thursday night in Abuja when he paid a visit to the “The Labour Room’’, Nigeria’s first Reality TV show geared toward national development.

The reality show being hosted in Abuja assembles 37 youths, christened as “Governors”, selected from every state of the federation and the FCT at a location called “Labour Room Mansion’’.

Lai Mohammed

During the period of their stay, they are expected to analyse and x-ray the myriad of issues bedeviling the Nigerian state to articulate workable, sustainable, solution-driven recommendations for reform.

The minister, who was fielding questions from the “Governors’’ on the challenge of fake news and disinformation in the country said that treasury…

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