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Dubawa Inducts 26 Fact-Checkers For 2021 West Africa-Wide Fellowship

West Africa’s verification and fact-checking platform, Dubawa, has concluded plans to induct twenty-six (26) fellows into its 2021 cohort of fact-checkers to combat misinformation in the sub-region. The platform, under the aegis of the Premium Times Centre for Investigative Journalism (PTCIJ), announced the commencement of the yearly fellowship in Abuja on Monday, May 17, 2021.  […]

Friendly Matches: Super Eagles To Play Ivory Coast, Tunisia In

The Super Eagles of Nigeria will play friendly matches against the Ivory Coast and Tunisia in Austria next month. In a tweet on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Mr Amaju Pinnick said the Super Eagles would face the Ivory Coast on October 9 and four days later take on […]

COVID-19: Sierra Leone Confirms First Case

Sierra Leone has recorded its first case of the new coronavirus. The government said this on Tuesday, March 31, 2020, making it the latest African country to register an infection. President Julius Maada Bio in a televised press conference revealed that a 37-year-old man who arrived in the country from France on March 16, 2020, […]