Africa: COVID-19 in West Africa - Credible Information As A Vaccine Ag – AuthenticAfrican

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[allAfrica] During the social media age information spreads faster than any virus and there seems to be no vaccine against misinformation. As governments struggle to contain COVID19, public service announcements and communication must focus on making citizens accept that the illness is a reality, giving them the knowledge to prevent and treat the infection and debunking myths and fake stories which impact the effectiveness of the response. This could save many lives