Has South Africa seen a 117% rise in the murder of women since 2015, as news reports have claimed? We traced the shocking figure to a data error. Researched by Gopolang Makou
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This year’s International Fact-Checking Network conference, held in Rome in late June, explored trends in misinformation, perception, technology and fakery in media and public debate across the world.
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African Fact-checking Awards 2018
Thanks for your entries to our awards. The winners will be announced in Johannesburg in November. Check back soon to see the shortlist.