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Sthembiso Sithole

Sthembiso Sithole

Sthembiso Sithole studied journalism at Tshwane University of Technology. He has achieved so much, and there are tonnes more he dreams of accomplishing. He is currently studying towards a BA Honours in Journalism and Media Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand. He has written for The Star, was a blogger for JournTau, worked at SABC as a digital online news producer and was formerly the Mail & Guardian's social media editor.
#ImpeachZuma according to Twitter
#ImpeachZuma according to Twitter
The motion to remove President Jacob Zuma from office didn’t succeed in the National Assemble on Tuesday evening. After hours of disruption and...
Twitter reactions to the Nkandla ruling
Twitter reactions to the Nkandla ruling
Delivering judgment on Thursday, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng said that President Jacob Zuma failed to uphold, defend, and respect the...
Digital gone wild: Plan your trip with tech
Digital gone wild: Plan your trip with tech
While I was packing for my trip, I had many questions about my journey and stay. These were answered when Google took us to their offices in...
How social media shaped – and shamed – SA in 2015
How social media shaped – and shamed – SA in 2015
It’s that time of the year when we start introspecting about the highs and lows of 2015, and where better to do that than on social media?
Madonna of the Townships: Remembering Brenda Fassie
Madonna of the Townships: Remembering Brenda Fassie
Renowned musician Brenda Fassie, affectionately known in the entertainment industry as "Ma Brrrr", would have turned 51 this...
#WitsFeesMustFall: Taking the protest to Twitter
#WitsFeesMustFall: Taking the protest to Twitter
On Wednesday Wits University shutdown its main campus in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, forcing the university to cancel its academic activities....
Trevor Noah set to rock The Daily Show
Trevor Noah set to rock The Daily Show
The comedian, who joined the Emmy award-winning satirical news show, The Daily Show, in December last year as a contributor, is expected...
Twitter in stitches over #Mugabewrongspeech
Twitter in stitches over #Mugabewrongspeech
The Twittersphere has turned Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe reading a wrong speech into a reason why he should step down. Some sent...
#WhatTheyFoundInMaropeng: Jokes and laughs
#WhatTheyFoundInMaropeng: Jokes and laughs
The discovery of a new species, Homo naledi, has kept everyone talking on social media. Researchers have revealed details of the recently discovered Homo naledi –  a species with...
Practise safe selfies: Don't shoot your self(ie)
Practise safe selfies: Don't shoot your self(ie)
The act of taking a picture of oneself using a mobile phone has led to some people losing their lives. 
Motsoeneng pushes for regulation of journalists
Motsoeneng pushes for regulation of journalists
Hlaudi Motsoeneng criticised journalists for inaccurate reporting during an interview on KykNet show ...
South Africans rise to the call of #SomeoneTellProfMoyo
South Africans rise to the call of #SomeoneTellProfMoyo
Zimbabwe's Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo, has sparked a heated debate on Twitter after he posted a tweet...