Could dairy products such as milk, cheese and yoghurt increase your risk of cancer? We put this alarming assertion under the microscope. Researched by Lee Mwiti
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.
A recent article suggested that single South Africans can live longer by getting married, based on Statistics SA mortality data. Petrie Jansen van Vuuren delves into the facts surrounding this seemingly simple conclusion.
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African Fact-checking Awards 2016
The winners this year come from Ivory Coast and Cameroon. The runners-up come from Nigeria and Swaziland. They picked up their awards in Nairobi in December.