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South Africa parliament invite Facebook for questions around 2021 elections

Thursday 18 February 2021 | 12:55 CET | News
The DA said that it did not want to use the opportunity to shut down freedom of speech, but to combat fakes news on Facebook and protect South Africans from hate speech. The invitation to answer questions in parliament will be directed to Facebook's local presence via Facebook Africa's offices in Johannesburg. The DA argued that the global social media company must pay more attention to the misinformation on its platforms proliferating within countries outside of global superpowers.

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