Findings from the GMMP 2020 report revealed that women make up only 22% of the people seen, read about or heard in the news in Africa.

The 6th GMMP report indicates that the gender gap is widest in political stories

Given the findings of the 2020 report which highlights amongst many things the invisibility of women as news reporters, and the underrepresentation of…


Findings from the GMMP 2020 report revealed that women make up only 22% of the people seen, read about or heard in the news in Africa.

The 6th GMMP report indicates that the gender gap is widest in political stories

Given the findings of the 2020 report which highlights amongst many things the invisibility of women as news reporters, and the underrepresentation of…


By Nyakerario Omari

On September 23, 2021 images claiming to show weapons impounded in Burkina Faso were shared in a Showing an image of a container and two others of the said weapons, this tweet further claimed these weapons were bound for Kidal, North of Mali.

These same images…


By Nyakerario Omari

On September 14, 2021, this shared a graphic video of dead bodies alleged to be bandits set ablaze in Zamfara State by Nigerian soldiers. Showing the aftermath of the said fire, a number of police officers could be spotted in this video.


By Nyakerario Omari

kwenye mtandao wa Twitter ulichapishwa Septemba 5, 2021. Unaonyesha picha za mauaji ya Banu Negar, anayedaiwa kuwa afisa wa polisi katika mkoa wa Ghor, Afghanistan. Inadaiwa Negar alikuwa mjamzito na mauaji yake yalitekelezwa mbele ya familia yake.

Kwenye , picha inayosemekana kuwa…


By Nyakerario Omari

On September 15, 2021, across Kenyan social media spaces, protesting the hiked fuel prices.

At the same time, various images claiming to show the said protests made rounds. Piga Firimbi looks into the authenticity of some of these images. …


This graphic video has been making rounds on Whatsapp. It shows men being shot one after another by people alleged to be the Taliban. Piga Firimbi looks into the legitimacy of these claims to establish when these videos were taken, where and in what context.


By Fasilat Oluwuyi

Despite efforts by the Ogun State government to administer Covid-19 vaccine to residents, the deplorable state of roads that lead into rural communities have continued to deny residents access to the vaccine. Fasilat Oluwuyi investigates how people in rural communities have been denied access.

“So many times…


By Flora Bossey

There may be no agreement as to the authentic data on the poverty situation in Nigeria; the fact that there is poverty is incontrovertible.

According to the made available on its online 2020 overview of its work in Nigeria has an estimated population…


By Alexandra Tchuileu

Estimées à 2,843 millions, seules 108 306 personnes du troisième âge ont reçu au moins une dose de vaccin selon le rapport du Programme élargi de vaccination. L’Extrême-Nord en tête de file.

La pandémie à touche tout le monde. Les personnes du troisième âge encore…

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