Phumzile Van Damme took to Twitter to confirm that the Committee on Communications and Digital Technologies has agreed to meet with Facebook, in a move to tackle the proliferation of fake news.
The Democratic Alliance’s (DA) Shadow Minister of Communications, Telecommunications and Postal Services, Phumzile Van Damme took to Twitter on Tuesday, 16 February 2021, to confirm that the committee has agreed to meet with Facebook. The DA is looking to have the social media company address various areas of concern, such as the proliferation of fake news and hate speech.
See the post below.
Great news! The Committee on Communications and Digital Technologies has agreed to my request for a meeting with Facebook. Asidlali. Asilalanga. pic.twitter.com/LDmzt5ms2q
— Phumzile Van Damme (@zilevandamme) February 16, 2021