This is the era of information warfare. Information warfare is the manipulation of information trusted by a target without the target’s awareness so that the target will make decisions against their interest but in the interest of the one conducting information warfare. In this warfare, fact check is the main strategy to counter the fake information and news. Fact-Checking is a tough job. Only people who are into it know the ground reality and are one of the most hardworking people.
Adeeb Yousafzai, a 20-years old young Journalist from Shangla Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is one of the fact-check master who is working hard and successfully to counter the fake news and information. He is doing fact checks for almost two years.
His real name is Nasir Hussain, and he keeps Adeeb Yousufzai as his Pen Name. He is a media student at Punjab University Lahore. He is a student, writer and non-partison research analyst. One of his books has been published in this regard, while two are still under publication. He is well connected with his audience. His audience picks fake viral stories and point out to him; Adeeb Yousufzai goes on with his unique skills to have deep research and finally bring forward the real story to his audience.
Currently, he is running his fact check campaign through his Facebook page and YouTube channel named ADEEB PENS. He is the real Professional Journalist in this era; where no one pays heed to these details and becomes a victim of fake stories and propaganda. This is the war of fake stories imposed on our people and Adeeb Yousufzai is leading from the front against this war.