Photo manipulated to give false impression Nigerian presidential candidate used a teleprompter

Published on 27/01/2023 at 17:13

Nigerian opposition leader Peter Obi has emerged as one of the top contenders looking to succeed President Muhammadu Buhari in February’s election. A recent Twitter post claimed to show a picture of Obi using a teleprompter during a speech at the London-based think tank Chatham House. But the claim is false: AFP Fact Check found the photo has been digitally altered to add a teleprompter.