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FACT-CHECK: Lisa Raye McCoy is Queen mother of Ghana?

In an appearance on syndicated entertainment talk show, The Wendy Williams Show, Lisa Raye McCoy said, “Queen Mother of Ghana, Yeah. And that’s really big for what I’m doing now, using my platform for the better me, for creating peace and awareness for education over there. I’m wanna do a small school over there, so I’m doing a lot of educating and stuff now. Yeah.”

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FACTSHEET: Devastating floods hit north-eastern Ghana

About six consecutive days of torrential rain has devastated several communities across the fifteen districts in Ghana’s upper east region, leaving a trail of deaths, destruction of buildings and farmlands in its wake.

The heavy downpour that started on October 6, is estimated to have displaced about 2,000 people, estimates by Ghana’s National Disaster Management Organization (NADMO) show.

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FACT-CHECK: Reported death of Madam Theresa Kufuor False

CLAIM: Former first lady Theresa Kufuor is dead.

SOURCE: Online media platform, Zionite Mass Media (owners of Zionite radio, Zionite TV and Zionite-online)

VERDICT: False. Zionite Mass Media has retracted the story and apologized to the Office of Former President John Kufuor.

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