The Chairman, Association of Kano online journalists
Hisham Habib has called on members of the association not
to allow themselves to be used to promoting fake news and
unsubstantiated news as the country moves closer to the
2023 general elections.
The Chairman made the call on Saturday during the
association’s general congress which took place in the
According to him, the call became pertinent considering the
influence of online media in the society as most people now
access their information primarily online.
the course of their jobs devoid of sentiments and adhere to the
journalistic code of conduct.
The Chairman further call on the public, to cooperate and
private institutions to be aware of the types of media they
interact, this he said will help the association curb quackery
and the spread of fake news