South Africa is under lock-down and the president has declared a national state of disaster. This is due to the global outbreak of COVID-19

Many people are talking about it. Messages about it are shared on WhatsApp and other social media. However, very few are accurate and well informed.

Be alert because it is in times of crisis that fake news take root.  This is a great time to equip yourself with the facts from reliable sources. The World Health Organization has its finger on the pulse and has been sharing updates in their website.

Take a look at https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public

Protect yourself and your loved ones.