Durban - WhatsApp is among the most popular messaging apps in South Africa and Africa and an integral part of our lives.
The social messaging platform has a reported 1.5 billion users worldwide of which some 172 million come from Africa.
However, WhatsApp has come under the spotlight in recent months over how easy it is to spread hoaxes and fake news over its app. The company has responded by now labelling Forwarded messages and limiting the number of times a user can forward a single message.
But if you want to give up the app completely, here are three alternatives.