In his last Heroes’ Day address as president, Kenyatta shone a light on his achievements in office.
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Nigeria’s Guardian newspaper recently painted an alarming picture of cardiovascular diseases in Africa’s most populous country. Is it right?
As the country counts the jobs cost of Covid lockdowns, a pan-African media house tried to work out how many young people are affected.
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‘Building better communities together’ – Fact-checking the African National Congress election manifesto
We look at claims about service delivery, the economy and more in the election manifesto of the ruling African National Congress.
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Kenyan billionaire Jimi Wanjigi wants to be president, but were his TV interview facts on the money?
The mega-rich businessman wants the keys to the country’s highest office. We looked at statistics he cited in a bid to persuade Kenyans.
‘A promise of more’ – Fact-checking claims made in the Democratic Alliance’s 2021 election manifesto
We take a look at claims made in the Democratic Alliance’s election manifesto about the party’s achievements and challenges faced elsewhere.
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’Land and jobs manje!’ Fact-checking promises in the Economic Freedom Fighters’ 2021 election manifesto
The Economic Freedom Fighters have made a significant mark on national politics. We examined what they’ve promised if they win control.
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We checked 10 of his claims, ranging from Covid-19 vaccines, water access, insecurity and infrastructure in Nigeria.
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We examine three claims in a Cape Talk interview with the National Sea Rescue Institute on world drowning prevention day.
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After a Nigerian senator warned of the shrinking space for women in parliament, a columnist made several claims that painted a dire picture.
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Have one in 10 Kenyan girls been cut since the start of the Covid pandemic? Claims about female genital mutilation in Kenya, checked
A Kenyan daily made two alarming claims about female genital mutilation.
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A director of global health nonprofit Pathfinder International makes three claims about abortion and pregnancy-related deaths in Nigeria.