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Facebook to introduce 'dislike' button

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says users will soon have an option to 'dislike' a post.

FILE: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says users will soon have an option to 'dislike' a post.

CAPE TOWN - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced they're finally working on introducing a 'dislike' button.

The company admits that people have been calling for the dislike option for a while now.

Zuckerberg says they've realised a like does not always convey a user's true thoughts on a post.

He adds that not every moment is a good moment.

The company has not set a date for the introduction of the dislike button.

Meanwhile, people have taken to social media to share their thoughts on the issue.

facebook aint even roll out the dislike button yet but you already know which person you follow on there is gonna abuse it

Facebook is creating a dislike button! Can't wait to cyberbully some folks.

More than a "Dislike" button, Facebook really needs a "Wow Is That Racist" button.

facebook unveils the dislike button for those who lack the ability to describe the feeling of empathy with words

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