LEAGLE EAGLE | What’s Up with POPIA and WhatsApp groups?

“I’m an administrator for a number of social WhatsApp groups that share information about neighbourhood safety and security, school lift clubs for our children, sporting activities, and so on I also belong to a number of other WhatsApp groups and have noticed that some of the group administrators have sent lengthy POPIA consent notices. Is this really necessary under POPIA and will I also have to do this for the WhatsApp groups that I administer?”..

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