The head of Africa at the World Economic Forum recently said that only about 20% of Africans have access to electricity. We pulled the data. Researched by Gopolang Makou
The hardest part of fact-checking is finding sources of reliable data. Search below for links to data sources we have used in our research.
In South Africa, fake news websites are mushrooming. How do you recognise a fake news story and what can you do to stop these websites? Anim van Wyk provides some tips.
In celebration of Africa Day, we answered 5 questions people frequently put to Google about the continent.
- Jacob Zuma
- Democratic Alliance
- sexual violence
- suggested by reader
- South Africa
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African Fact-Checking Awards 2017
The African Fact-Checking Awards, now in their 4th edition, are the only awards on the continent set up to honour the best, non-partisan fact-checking journalism by working and student journalists on the continent.