Hey mum, don't spread that fake news

Annabel Lim, 31, and her mother Madam Christina Yeo, 65, at home.
Annabel Lim, 31, and her mother Madam Christina Yeo, 65, at home.ST PHOTO: ALPHONSUS CHERN

SINGAPORE - Whenever Madam Christina Yeo, 65, wants to forward a news article to her contacts via WhatsApp, she would verify the story with her daughter first.

She started doing this after she had sent them at least a few fake news articles on the messaging app before.

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