President Muhammadu Buhari has petitioned an Hausa News Media to Twitter over what the President described as fake news channel.
One of the Presidential Spokespersons on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu in a statement recently, said a certain Hausa Times that specializes in fake news and misleading information has been reported to the Twitter Corporation by the Presidency.
“A certain “Hausa Times,” specializing in fake news and misleading information on people, is now on the rampage.
“Using IT tools, it is now known that it is sponsored by a powerful man.
“We have done our part by reporting them to Twitter. Let’s see what follows”, Garba Shehu said.