Fake News can start World War 3 – Wole Soyinka

Intro

Nobel Laureate winner Wole Soyinka while delivering a keynote address at the BBC conference on fake news in Abuja, Prof. Osinbajo warned that, if fake news is not checked, we might come to a point when nothing will be believable.

He said the issue of fake news becomes more troubling owing to the ability to manipulate news items through technology.

He said, “People do not understand what is like to have things attributed to you which you know nothing about.

Check Also

Nigeria Gorilla swallows N6.8m in Kano Zoo

A Gorilla in the Kano Zoological Gardens has been accused of swallowing N6.8 million meant …