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Facebook expands third-party fact-checking to 10 more African countries

Wednesday 9 October 2019 | 12:58 CET | News
Facebook has announced the expansion of its Third-Party Fact-Checking programme to ten more African countries including Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Cameroon and Senegal. The scheme runs in partnership with Agence France-Presse (AFP), the France 24 Observers, Pesa Check and Dubawa and aims to reduce the spread of misinformation on its platform. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Facebook
Countries: Africa
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