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BBC claims there are Nigerian influencers paid to manipulate votes in the upcoming Nigerian Presidential elections

BBC Africa claims to have discovered that political parties in Nigeria are secretly paying social media influencers to spread disinformation about their opponents ahead of general elections in February.

In the investigation conducted by the BBC’s Global Disinformation Team, they claim to have spoken to whistle-blowers working for two of Nigeria’s political parties. They also also claimed the spoke to prominent influencers who have described the issue as “an industry”.The whistle-blowers say parties give out cash, lavish gifts, government contracts and even political appointments for their work. Watch Β the video for full details.

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