In brief

7 April 2017

Digital Content

The past few days in South Africa have been tumultuous to say the least. We haven’t seen protests or mass mobilisation from the public (at least not yet anyway), but the country’s nearly eight-million Twitter users have seemingly had enough, whichever side of the fence they may stand. #NationalShutdown began trending on Twitter across South Africa at 11am SAST, at the same time the ANC National Working Committee was due to address media regarding leaked minutes from an internal meeting. Read the full story here: