Q. What is the ruling on broadcasting messages on whatsapp, bbm, twitter etc.?
A. You are not compelled to broadcast or forward messages on whatsapp etc. You are liberty to so. If you are satisfied that it is a genuine or an authentic message then you may forward it.
Allah Ta’ala Knows Best
Mufti Ismaeel Bassa
This answer was collected from TheMufti.com, which is a fatwa portal managed by Mufti Ismaeel Bassa from South Africa.