False information has become a major occurrence in the context of Internet-based media in which has received significant attention in the diversity of fields. Radio host, now a social media video maker, Godsbrain Smart popularly known in the media as Captain Smart under suspension from Angel FM, posted misleading information on his Facebook page.
After the suspension of Smart, he was seen on social media announcing his online television station and creating a website for the page where he is seen presenting most of his views on social issues.
On Saturday, May 22, 2021, a picture of a built road that is seen peeling was seen on Smart Tv Ghana which stated “ What a Carpet Road. Eiiii Ghana.” Some of the followers of his page believe the picture posted happens to be a road in Ghana with others criticizing Smart for being unprofessional for it is believed the picture is not from Ghana.
With adepanews.com following the news, it is found that the suspended radio host, Captain smart through his social media page on Facebook, gave out false information to his followers.
Facts indicate that the news was published by www.news24.com on 09, November 2020 stating that the peeling road links south Africa with Botswana were identified by the North West public works officials.
Concluding that, the information given on Smart TV Ghana on social media is false information misleading.
THIS IS A NEWLY BUILT ROAD IN MOSHANA VILLAGE NEAR THE BOTSWANA BORDER. IT’S PEELING OFF LIKE A AN ORANGE PEEL. @NEWZROOM405 WILL BRING THIS STORY FOR YOU WITH ALL THE ANSWERS YOU NEED. #NWROADS PIC.TWITTER.COM/CEXRMXBKXF
— ZINHLE KANYANE (@MNGADIZINHLE) NOVEMBER 8, 2020