Journalists and technologists came together in Zanzibar this month to discuss ways to strengthen journalism in Africa and around the world.
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When I told people about this project, a lot were sceptical whether fact-checking could be carried out in Africa. Data is definitely harder to get hold of than in some places and it will be a challenge, I am sure, But it will good to prove them wrong.