Latest (18.8.11)(Letter not published but clarification by editor appended below)
Dear Dr Huang,
Further to my first email, I wanted to also respond to your contribution on this other topic.
You are right that dual citizenship is disallowed. That is why a minor who becomes a citizen by descent shall cease to be a citizen at the age of 22 unless, at the age of 21, he or she divests any foreign citizenship or nationality and takes the Oath of Renunciation, Allegiance and Loyalty.
I checked with our reporter who did the story and learned that the scholar’s parents are Singaporeans and that she is not 21 years old yet.
I hope that helps.
TODAY, MediaCorp Press