Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria politics’

WhatsApp Strengthens But Also Undermines Nigeria’s Democracy – UK-Nigeria Research Team

Research by a UK-Nigerian research team examining the role of WhatsApp in Nigeria’s 2019 elections has identified the opportunities and threats posed by the messaging platform for Nigeria’s democratic process. Drawing on citizen surveys and interviews with political campaigns, the report underlines the ways in which WhatsApp has promoted the spread of “fake news” around […]