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CRL to clamp down on fake 'prophetic' adverts

Religion watchdog Commission for Rights of Cultural, Religious & Linguistic Communities (CRL) plans to stop false advertising by individuals claiming to be prophets.

The commission's David Musoma on Monday said that decisive enforcement is needed to ensure that the adverts are not distributed.

The adverts promise wrong information and exploit the gullibility of the people.

David Musoma, Deputy Chairperson at the CRL

Listen to the full conversation from The Midday Report with Stephen Grootes:

We are trying to stop misleading and misguided adverts going to the newspapers.

David Musoma, Deputy Chairperson at the CRL

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