FACT-CHECK: Former Kano Police Commissioner Muhammad Wakili is Alive

VERDICT: False CLAIM: On Tuesday, February 9, 2021, fact-checkers at the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) spotted trending news on Facebook and WhatsApp announcing the death of Muhammad Wakili, a former Commissioner of Police in Kano State. The story claimed that CP Wakili died in a motor accident. One of the posts reads: “Just …