Zuma joins Twitter

2011-05-10 13:07

From a rural village of Nkandla to social networking sites – this is a story of President Jacob Zuma.

The president, who joined Twitter today, had 938 followers within two hours.

Zuma’s first tweet reads: “Democracy is flourishing in South Africa, thanks to the active participation of all citizens. It’s wonderful. Vote 18 May.”

Presidential spokesperson Zanele Mngadi said Zuma would not always tweet himself because of his hectic schedule.

Follow Zuma @SAPresident.

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