Whatsapp Admin arrested for forwarding false message
The Kano state police command had arrested a certain man, who was found guilty of sharing false news on Whatsapp, the circulated news involves a woman who was caused of child trafficking.
The state PRO stated that the suspects had been arrested after the accused woman came to lodge a complaint against him.
Upon receiving the complaints, the Commissioner Of Police “Alhaji Rabiu Yusuf ordered an immediate investigation by a special team who were able to trace and arrest three married suspect, one man and two married women, for calculating such false and offensive news around.
When confronted over this petition against them, the suspects admitted that the image and material on the woman were shared and forwarded to their group.
They also stated that ” they didn’t know the woman and had never had any form of interaction with her before”.
The police is currently providing serious security for the woman whose picture and details has gone viral for this false news.
We call on social media users to be careful of what they share.