SLAJ iVerify has fact-checked the claim and verified it to be true.
President Julius Maada Bio has appointed popular social media blogger Mohamed Kalokoh, commonly called General Kalokoh, as outreach coordinator, Office of Presidential Spokesperson in the Office of the President, Statehouse, on October 19, 2023.
SLAJ iVerify Network of Fact-Checking Desks has fact-checked and verified the claim circulating in social media that renowned social media blogger Mohamed Kalokoh, aka General Kalokoh, has been appointed as Outreach Coordinator in the Office of the Presidential Spokesperson at the State House as true.
To arrive at this conclusion, the SLAJ iVerify Network of Fact-Checking Desks conducted the following steps:
SLAJ iVerify contacted the Minister of Information and Civic Education, Chernor Bah, who confirmed the appointment of the renowned social media blogger, Mr. Mohamed Kalokoh, widely recognized as General Kalokoh.
Additionally, the appointment release that is circulating on social media has been verified as authentic. It includes the current stamp, signature, and official letterhead, and we found that the JPEG format of the document has not been altered or doctored.
Based on the evidence found, SLAJ iVerify concludes that the above claim is true.
Minister of Information and Civic Education, Mr. Chernor Bah