Sun image was shot by an astrophotographer, not NASA solar probe — and it is not the closest ever

Published on 17/02/2021 at 13:27


Photo does not show a common Norwegian practice, but rather one woman’s quest to offload extra apples

Published on 11/02/2021 at 09:56


Alleged tweet by Nigerian opposition party vowing not to steal again is a hoax

Published on 09/02/2021 at 17:40


Social media posts trumpeting “made in Nigeria” helicopters show aircraft manufactured in Belgium

Published on 04/02/2021 at 14:41


Video purporting to show violence in Orlu is old and unrelated to recent events

Published on 02/02/2021 at 12:05


False claims circulate online following unrest in Nigeria's southeast

Published on 29/01/2021 at 14:16


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

Updated on 26/01/2021 at 22:09


Parody Twitter account spreads confusion among Nigerian mobile phone users

Updated on 22/01/2021 at 02:07


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

Published on 15/01/2021 at 12:47


Old post spreads misinformation about illegal arms shipment to Nigeria

Updated on 13/01/2021 at 12:04


False EU statement about rescue of kidnapped kids circulates in Nigeria

Updated on 14/01/2021 at 17:05


US has not assigned terrorist status to dissident group in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

Published on 08/12/2020 at 13:58


Online posts falsely portray Pope Francis and other world leaders as making "devil horns" gesture

Published on 24/11/2020 at 13:56


These images show security precautions taken outside Trump’s residence in 2016

Published on 09/11/2020 at 18:26


WHO head did not say he tested positive for Covid-19, only that he was quarantining after a contact tested positive

Published on 02/11/2020 at 17:51