A video showing rainwater pouring through a leaking roof in what appears to be a hospital has been shared on Facebook.
The video has been viewed more than 1,800 times, with the claim it shows a hospital in Uganda.
It is captioned: “God help Uganda coz it’s conditions are worsening day by day.”
In April 2021 we debunked claims that the video was from Kenya, confirming that the hospital is in Onwe in Ghana. The video apparently shows a makeshift structure set up to ease the demand for emergency care.
Our first investigation was detailed, but we took another look.
Video uploaded March 2021
We found that the video first surfaced online on 12 March 2021, making clear it showed a hospital in Ghana. Other stories saying the video showed hospitals in other countries only began circulating later.
A YouTube search of “hospital with leaking roof” also revealed that the earliest upload of this video on YouTube was 12 March.
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We can confirm once more that the video shows a hospital in Onwe, Ghana, not Uganda.
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