Working out the exact number of undocumented migrants in South Africa is complex. But the most recent data on the topic does not support the former mayor’s claim.Researched by Cayley Clifford
Promise Tracker Did they keep their word?
In our Overview briefing, the grand finale in a series of research briefs about fact-checking and misinformation, we capture the key findings and summarise the takeaways in an easy-to-access checklist. We also identify crucial gaps, including the need for more fact-checking research from the Global South to steer us on a path of evidence-informed fact-checking.
Online fact-checking course
Introducing Fact-checking and Verification Tools is an online course that teaches journalists and the public basic skills and tools to sort fact from fiction.
African Fact-Checking Awards 2020
We’re thrilled to announce the winners of this year’s African Fact-Checking Awards.