South Africa

NATHANIEL LEE | Social media users be careful what you put out there

Spreading of false and inflammatory messages a threat to national stability

The advent of social media has certainly revolutionised the information landscape and has brought in its wake several advantages and disadvantages. With the arrival of social media, information dissemination is placed at the fingertips of users through the use of gadgets such as laptops or mobile phones.

Platforms such as Twitter and Facebook can reach a large audience and bring fame or notoriety for the users...

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