GOV UGWUANYI EXPRESS DISMAY AT INCREASE RATE OF FAKE NEWS PEDDLED
Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has expressed dismay at the increasing rate of negative and fake news being peddled against the state government especially in the social media.
The governor cited recent misinformation peddled in the social media about a military helicopter that dropped weapon for herdsmen to attack the state and the entire South East zone.
Ugwuanyi said that such fake news was capable of causing havoc not only in the state but the zone at large.
According to him, the south east is a very important geopolitical zone in the country and Enugu State is one of the fastest growing economies in the country.