On 18 November 2021, various online media houses published articles claiming that Kabwata Constituency Member of Parliament, Hon. Levy Mkandawire had after being hit by an over speeding car outside his residence in Lusaka. The news went viral, attracting thousands of comments and reactions on Facebook, and forwarded many times on WhatsApp. This news came exactly two weeks after a similar claim was made on 3rd November, 2021, that Hon. Mkandawire had died after a short illness, a claim which iVerify proved to be false.