Big fake news
Yes, Ex Cameroonian defense minister Remy Ze Meka’s car was involved in a road accident
Many social media users claim that a car with the former defense boss on board crashed into a motorcycle in Nkolmetet, a commune in the Nyong and So'o departments in the Central region. Is that true?
No, Japoma stadium has not been ranked as the world’s tenth most beautiful stadium
According to some people, this sports infrastructure chosen for CHAN 2020 is on the list of the world's top 10 most beautiful stadiums established by CAF and FIFA. Is that true?
No, NTFoods’ employees are not required to react to every social media update posted by their CEO
A document shared on WhatsApp claims that employees that do not react will be punished. Really?
No, the taste of Malta Guinness produced by Guinness Cameroon has not changed
Some people claim that Guinness Cameroon has changed the production parameters of Malta Guinness. Is it true?
No, Defense Minister Joseph Beti Assomo did not suffer a malaise last Sep 25
The minister is doing pretty well
No, Hilton Yaoundé has not announced its closure
Some people claim that the hotel chain will lay off its staff this month (November 2019). Really?
No, this weekend's clashes in Douala have nothing to do with a community conflict
Some people claim that the clash of last Friday and Saturday, at New-Bell was between communities. Really?
Yes, ticket fees have tripled at Canal Olympia Yaoundé
Users now have to pay nearly triple the rates applied in the past.
Cervical cancer vaccine is not dangerous for health, the WHO indicates, going against the assumption of some Cameroonians
The vaccine was even approved by the WHO in 2006
In Cameroon, employers have no right to ask about a job seeker’s HIV status
Some people claim that the job seeker must show an HIV test result to the employer. Is it true?
Adolphe Lele Lafrique is not in a critical state as rumors claim
Rumors claim that the governor’s convoy was attacked by separatists on October 21. Is it true?
Beware! Don’t check your MoMo account balance right after you receive a scam call
They trigger a cash withdrawal operation remotely with your number and then call you pretending they have mistakenly made a deposit in your account, asking you to send them back the money.
No, the turmoil in Sangmelima didn’t start with an inter-ethnic crime
Some people claim that the turmoil started because a Bamoum murdered a Bulu in the departmental capital of Dja-et-Lobo. Is it true?
No, the UN has not ranked Cameroon as one of the top human rights abusers
A social media post claims that the country is the second human rights abuser in the world according to a UN index. Is it true?
No, the video showing port agents substituting a car’s aluminum rim was not shot at Douala-Bonabéri port
Some people claim that the people seen in the video are Cameroonian dockers stealing the aluminum rims of a car. Is it true?
No, Cameroon has not been sanctioned by the Global Fund
Some people claim that this sanction was initiated because of unpaid contributions amounting to XAF145 billion. Really?
No, French president Emmanuel Macron hasn’t threatened to repatriate African activists
Some people claim that the French president issued the threat on October 08, 2019, before the European parliament. Really?
No, Herman Cohen is not the spokesman of the virtual nation “Ambazonia” in Cameroon
Some people claim that the United States Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs, from 1989 to 1993, is the spokesman of a pro-independent group in Cameroon. Really?
No, Nyangono du Sud has not resumed schooling
Rumors have it that the singer has enrolled in Grade 10 at Biyem-Assi high school in Yaoundé. Is it true?
Conseil national de la jeunesse du Cameroun received over XAF1 mln during consultations for the national dialogue
It seems the office of the prime minister gave money to some delegations, as transport fare, during the consultations in preparation for the national dialogue. Is it true?
No, the new coach of the indomitable lions has not yet signed a contract with the ministry of sports
Social media posts claim that Toni Conceiçao has already officalised his appointment by signing the related documents. Is it true?
No, Yahoo mail accounts have not been created for citizens to send their contributions for the announced national dialogue
A note recently published claims that Cameroonians can send their contribution to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com Really?
No, passport requesters don’t have to pay extra to get it processed faster
Facebook posts claim that passport requesters should pay more money to get their passports delivered faster. Is this true?
Yes, a Garanti Express bus was involved in a new road accident near Edéa
Early on September 19, 2019, pictures appeared on Whatsapp showing a damaged bus. According to posters, this portrays a new accident involving Garanti Express near Edéa. Is it true?
Nothing can confirm rumors about Rihanna's pregnancy yet
A wild rumour about the singer’s alleged pregnancy has been the subject of discussions on social media since last when pictures and videos of Rihanna were published with her belly looking a bit rounded. Is she really pregnant?
Public Health Minister, Malachie Manaouda, has no Facebook account but only a Twitter account
Malachie Manaouda does not have a Facebook account
No, Mtn Mobile Money is not stopping operations in Cameroon
According to social media rumors, MTN Cameroon will soon stop its mobile money services. Is it true?
Yes, students fleeing violence are enrolled in schools for free
The government is worried about displaced students
Beware, there is no loincloth specifically designed for the announced national dialogue
A picture of a loincloth allegedly designed by Cicam for the coming national dialogue is being shared online. Did Cicam really design this cloth?
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