9 popular myths doing the rounds in Africa about the coronavirus - debunked

False rumours across the continent suggest that Africans can not be infected by the coronavirus. Image: REUTERS/Luc Gnago

Lisa Claire du Toit

Associate Professor,, University of the Witwatersrand

Neelaveni Padayachee

Lecturer, Department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology,, University of the Witwatersrand


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