Watch “Fake Me: Living for Likes #TheSheWord” – BBC Africa Documentary
Written by IMN on 4 Feb 2019
Fake or real, truth or lie, how can you tell the difference? Especially in an age where internet use is booming in Africa – up an incredible 20% in the last year alone.
With so many of us out there on social media trying to put our best face forward, the bar seems to be getting higher and higher to look good, have successful work and love lives. But in our lust for likes, are we forgetting who we really are? And are we losing a grip on reality?
As part of the BBC’s #BeyondFakeNews season, they went to Nairobi, Kenya to find out.