Social media helps Zuma connect with SA

2012-02-05 22:33

Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma will use social media to find out what is troubling South Africans ahead of his State of the Nation address on February 9, his office said on Sunday.

Zuma used Facebook last year to encourage ordinary citizens to speak directly to him and to highlight the needs of communities.

This year his social networking has expanded to include Twitter and e-mail, the presidency said in a statement.

South Africans can e-mail their problems to or connect with the president through his Facebook page, PresidencyZA or use his Twitter account @SAPresident, or the hashtag #PresidentSona

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