Nigeria partners Facebook, WhatsApp, Twitter to battle coronavirus fake news

Originally published at: https://www.jbklutse.com/nigeria-facebook-coronavirus/

Nigeria is collaborating with global tech giants such as Facebook and Twitter to combat fake news as a coronavirus (COVID-19) induced lockdowns are enforced in Lagos, Abuja, and Ogun states. Very false rumors and misinformation are now rampant across social media and messaging platforms in the country as the citizens stay indoors amid the coronavirus…