16 FIJI SUN | SUNDAY, MAY 3, 2020 | FIJISUN.COM.FJ | PAGE FREE JAILED JOURNALISTS RETALIATION AGAINST MEDIA ACCURATE INFORMATION, A LIFE AND DEATH ISSUE He added that under the current circumstances, those decisions can make the difference between life and death. “As the pandemic spreads, it has also given rise to a second pandemic of misinformation, from harmful health advice to wild conspiracy theories,” he said. “The press provides the antidote: verified, scientific, fact-based news and analysis.” As the COVID-19 crisis has deepened, both the UN chief and the World Health Organisation (WHO) MEDIA PROVIDES FACTS; HOLDS LEADERS TO ACCOUNT ■ ■ ■ ■ ■
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