AFRICA

Old hoax about forced polygamy in Eritrea resurfaces online

Updated on 28/01/2021 at 17:08


False claim circulates in South Africa linking AstraZeneca vaccine to China

Published on 26/01/2021 at 15:31


Scenes of unrest were filmed in 2018, years before Uganda’s recent presidential vote

Updated on 26/01/2021 at 22:09


Photos show Honduran migrants trying to enter Guatemala, not post-election violence in Uganda

Published on 21/01/2021 at 16:31


False statement attributed to Paul Kagame on his Ugandan counterpart

Published on 20/01/2021 at 16:23


Parody Twitter account spreads confusion among Nigerian mobile phone users

Updated on 22/01/2021 at 02:07


Viral video does not show Bobi Wine’s wife, son being harassed by Ugandan police ahead of election

Published on 20/01/2021 at 10:52


Beware false job ads - WHO does not recruit through third-party job portals

Published on 18/01/2021 at 16:52


Hoax warning about 'WhatsApp virus' resurfaces online in Pakistan

Published on 18/01/2021 at 05:14


These images are old and do not show election fraud in Uganda’s 2021 presidential poll

Published on 15/01/2021 at 12:47


These pictures do not show torture scenes of opposition supporters in Uganda

Updated on 13/01/2021 at 18:05


Old post spreads misinformation about illegal arms shipment to Nigeria

Updated on 13/01/2021 at 12:04


South African newspaper clarifies it used photo of British woman receiving Covid-19 vaccine in satirical article

Published on 13/01/2021 at 06:38


Images show US arms, not guns made by separatist group in Nigeria

Published on 12/01/2021 at 16:59


False EU statement about rescue of kidnapped kids circulates in Nigeria

Updated on 14/01/2021 at 17:05