Kareem's Pick Blog joins Campaign against #FakeNews
Kareem's Pick Blog has officially joined #AmnestyInternational and human rights agencies currently working with a group of journalists in Nigeria to tackle the issues of #FakeNews and a climate of oppression in the country.
+Esther Ikubaje, the Campaigner, Amnesty International Nigeria, said the collaboration have "written a manifesto calling on the government to ensure they can continue reporting on the truth and informing the public without fear."
AI said "Journalists in Nigeria are on the front line in the fight against fake news. And now they need your support."
"Rise up with journalists across the country and sign our manifesto before the election to make Nigeria a free and open society:
"Take action to create a free and independent media
- Protect journalists from harassment and arrests
- Acknowledge the important role that journalists have in sharing crucial information