Africa Check's TRi Facts offers fact-checking training [Nigeria]

Posted on Dec 12, 2018 in Combating Mis- and Disinformation

Midcareer journalists in Lagos, Ibadan, Port Harcourt and Enugu can apply to attend this all-expenses-paid training.

Africa Check's TRi Facts is organizing a two-day training workshop on fact-checking in January.

The workshop will cover standard fact-checking methodology and integrate it with best-practice lessons on political and election reporting, ranging from interview techniques through to ethics and safety.

Candidates must champion fact-checkers within their organization and commit to producing fact-checking reports on a regular basis.

The deadline is Dec. 28.