South Africa’s Information Regulator on Wednesday postponed, at the last minute, the coming into force of some of its powers under Popia. Section 58(2) of the Protection of Personal Information Act will now only come into force on 1 February 2022, instead of on 1 July. That part of theContinue Reading

Facebook has turned on ID-and-archive measures for political ads in South Africa, as planned local government elections draw near. That means anyone who wants to run advertising related to elections, politicians, or related matters, first has to upload an ID for verification. Political ads will carry details of who paidContinue Reading