In this week's disinformation trend summary, we cover the major misinformation contents and controversial issues in the Ethiopian media sphere.
Facebook controversy, "Mental health problem" issues, Hateful content, and other claims fact-checked by HaqCheck are covered.
The first week of October relatively had more misinformative and controversial issues than the previous week. We cover the major ones below.
The closure of Jimma airport, controversies over the resignation of the Minister, and the issue of the highest and lowest points in Africa.
Scams, false images and videos, that circulated on social media in the past month are covered.
Propaganda is now a tool to intensify war efforts. It's also a tool to deceive & mislead the enemy; spreading info., through lies or manipulated facts
In the following summary, we cover the major disinformation trend in the past week.
Abiy adopted liberalization and privatization initiatives to transform the country’s political economy; appreciated by western liberal countries.
In the following analysis, the disinformation trend in the past week along with recommendations is summarized.
The Ethiopian economy is suffering from spiking inflation. Infrastructure projects & investments are being suspended due to a hard currency shortage.