QAnon supporters are seeking new platforms and followers in Africa to smear Joe Biden ahead of the U.S. election with wild accusations of an international pedophile cabal.
In the African city where Trump’s new COVID disinfo doctor became a physician, hospitals report alarming cases of adverse effects from chloroquine.
‘Chris was simultaneously the most glamorous and adventurous person who’d ever walked among us.’
Her profile was rising fast. But the life of Tolulope Arotile, Nigeria's first-ever female combat helicopter pilot, was cut short in a strange and sudden accident.
Nigeria’s one of those countries that lies constantly about COVID deaths. To get an idea of the truth, we visited gravediggers in Kano and discovered they have never been so busy.
Russia’s aim has been to drive a wedge between Africa and the West. The Covid-Organics "cure" controversy is another tool to create resentment.
On WhatsApp, word spread quickly across Nigeria that Trump recommended consuming disinfectants to cure COVID-19. Especially among the old, such rumors can prove fatal.
No one is sure why it took so long for the COVID-19 pandemic to register in sub-Saharan Africa. But it's there now with a vengeance, and the continent is ill-equipped to cope.