South Africa elects a new President today. In 1994 she was new in 10 tweets

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Twenty five years ago, the year Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, a US sitcom “Friends” was born, and Rock lost a favourite son in Kurt Cobain, South Africa was coming out from the cold.

Today, they elect a new president. In the following ten tweets I capture an essence as a foreign correspondent in South Africa and what it was like.

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Top Writer & Creative Technologist, Int. Award Winner. Cinemajournalist. Cardiff Uni @jomec. PhD (Dublin). Visiting Prof UBC, Ex BBC/C4News. Apple profiled.

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