• Revision ID 101798 REVISION
  • 2019-08-29 14:34:16
  • by Fiona Apps (talk | contribs)
  • Note: Adding source
  • Revision ID 101799 REVISION
  • 2019-08-29 14:41:50
  • by Mohamed Suliman (talk | contribs)
  • Note: Fact checked the claim as per the email ( thanks to Fiona)
 
   
Title Title
Fact check: Did Mr. Omer Ismail ever receive a masters degree from Harvard? Fact check: Did Mr. Omer Ismail ever receive a masters degree from Harvard?
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The name of <a href="https://twitter.com/omerish">Mr. Omer Ismail</a> has appeared on many news sources as of one the candidates for the foreign minster seat in the upcoming Sudanese government, viral facebook claim made by the journalist  <a href="https://twitter.com/Moniem_suleiman">Moniem Suleiman</a> says this piece of information is wrong. The name of <a href="https://twitter.com/omerish">Mr. Omer Ismail</a> has appeared on many news sources as of one the candidates for the foreign minster seat in the upcoming Sudanese government, viral facebook claim made by the journalist  <a href="https://twitter.com/Moniem_suleiman">Moniem Suleiman</a> says this piece of information is wrong.
https://www.facebook.com/572826299795754/photos/rpp.572826299795754/675729336172116/?type=3&amp;theater https://www.facebook.com/572826299795754/photos/rpp.572826299795754/675729336172116/?type=3&amp;theater
<strong>Claim 1:</strong> <strong>Claim 1:</strong>
"Mr. Omer Ismail never received any degree from Harvard university " "Mr. Omer Ismail never received any degree from Harvard university "
<strong>Fact Check 1</strong>:  <strong>Fact Check 1: False ! </strong>
Needs verifying  
  Wikitribune has contacted Harvard Kenndy School, and the reply of the school is :
  &nbsp;
  " Yes, Omer received a Master in Public Administration from Harvard Kennedy on 05/29/2014"
  A screenshot of the email between Harvard Kennedy school and Wikitribune is attached on the sources section.
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<figure id="attachment_101797" aria-describedby="caption-attachment-101797" style="width: 1477px" class="wp-caption alignleft"><img src="https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/wikitribune-uploads-master/2019/08/29143316/Picture-of-emails-re-Omer-Ismail.jpg" alt="Screenshot of emails between Fiona Apps and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Department" width="1477" height="563" class="size-full wp-image-101797" /><figcaption id="caption-attachment-101797" class="wp-caption-text">Screenshot of emails between Fiona Apps and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Department</figcaption></figure>  <figure id="attachment_101797" class="wp-caption alignleft" style="width: 1477px" aria-describedby="caption-attachment-101797"><img class="size-full wp-image-101797" src="https://s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/wikitribune-uploads-master/2019/08/29143316/Picture-of-emails-re-Omer-Ismail.jpg" alt="Screenshot of emails between Fiona Apps and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Department" width="1477" height="563" /><figcaption id="caption-attachment-101797" class="wp-caption-text">Screenshot of emails between Fiona Apps and Harvard Kennedy School Alumni Department</figcaption></figure>

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