At the time of publishing this story, Zuma had posted 13 tweets. Here are his top five so far.
“It is me” video
It took the former president so long to venture into social media, most people couldn’t believe it was actually him behind the account @PresJGZuma.
He set about confirming that the account, which already has close to 120,000 followers, really does belong to him.
Zuma assured the public: “Yes, it is me. It is real.”