We live in challenging times. While the world is battling the global Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, fake news and misinformation abounds about the virus, infection rates, global cases and statistics, treatment, and management of the disease and civic control.

For this reason, African News Agency (ANA) in conjunction with our partners at Independent Media and IOL, has launched this special Coronavirus (Covid-19) portal to sift through all the noise and provide you with a trusted source of verified news and information.

Here you will find the latest news, data, resources, tips and innovations to help you navigate this ongoing global crisis. We will also be busting some of the myths and debunking the fake news that so commonly spread during trying times like these.

Our team of journalists and multimedia content producers are working around the clock to keep you informed about everything you need to know about the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.