FACT-CHECK: SSS Operatives Did Not Arrest Kano Protesters

VERDICT: False CLAIM: On Saturday, October 17, 2020, fact-checkers at the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) spotted a report claiming that the State Security Services (SSS) in Kano state arrested some Nigerians protesting the insecurity in the Northern region of Nigeria. The report published on Punch newspaper, the Cable and Inside Arewa News claimed …