AFRICA

Falsified tweets in Zambian opposition leader’s name shared ahead of elections

Published on 06/08/2021 at 13:58


Coffin resembling phallus was used to bury Ghanaian man who performed circumcisions, not a sex worker

Published on 06/08/2021 at 13:19


Video predating US indictment of Nigerian 'supercop' does not show politicians supporting him amid tribulations

Published on 05/08/2021 at 19:04


Image from 2019 showing Nigeria's suspended Deputy Police Commissioner is unrelated to recent US fraud allegations

Published on 05/08/2021 at 15:40


Experts deny claims that taking painkillers after Covid-19 vaccine causes death

Published on 05/08/2021 at 14:58


This photo shows British and American (not Kenyan and Spanish) long-distance runners

Published on 05/08/2021 at 14:41


Posts falsely claim death of South African actress Connie Ferguson

Published on 05/08/2021 at 11:38


South African agency warns of fake notice for Covid-19 social relief grant

Published on 04/08/2021 at 09:37


Image of packaging for AstraZeneca vaccine was digitally altered with false date

Published on 03/08/2021 at 18:51


Old images shared on social media as fresh plane crash in Nigeria’s northwest

Published on 30/07/2021 at 17:10


Old video filmed in Nigeria does not show Yoruba activist heading to court in Benin

Published on 30/07/2021 at 12:26


This image was doctored and does not show modern Ethiopian ballistic missile system

Updated on 30/07/2021 at 12:58


South African rapper Zola 7 confirms he is alive after hoax circulates about his death

Published on 29/07/2021 at 12:35


Fabricated tweet claims Donald Trump will support Kenya’s deputy president in 2022 elections

Published on 28/07/2021 at 16:31


Video filmed in Mali does not show mistreatment of detained Nigerian separatist leader in Benin

Published on 28/07/2021 at 15:17