FACT CHECK: Did Governor Yahaya Bello Say COVID-19 Is Not Real?

VERDICT: False and Misleading headline CLAIM:  On June 30, 2020, fact-checkers at the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) spotted a report on an online blog, Observers Times, claiming that the Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, said Coronavirus disease is not real. The blog published the report with a headline: “COVID-19 Is Not Real, Some …