These are the most followed twitter accounts in South Africa as of April 2018.
1. Trevor Noah 8,91M followers
Trevor Noah is a South African comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actor, and television host. He is best known for being the host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central since September and his hilarious stand-up.
2. Troye Sivan Mellet 8,50M followers
Troye Sivan Mellet is a South African-born Australian singer, songwriter, actor, and YouTube personality.
3. Casper Lee 6,2M followers
Caspar Richard George Lee is a British-South African YouTube personality, vlogger, actor and entrepreneur.
4. AB de Villiers 5,8M followers
Abraham Benjamin de Villiers, commonly known as AB de Villiers, is a South African cricketer who plays in all formats for the South African national cricket team.
5. Kevin Pietersen 3,7M followers
Kevin Peter Pietersen MBE is a former English cricketer. Pietermaritzburg, South Africa born.
6. Bonang B* Matheba 2,8M followers
Bonang Matheba is a South African television personality, radio host and businesswoman.
7. Minnie Dlamini Jones 2,6M followers
Minenhle Jones, simply known as Minnie, is a South African on-air personality, actress and model.
8. DJ Zinhle 2,1M followers
DJ Zinhle is a South African DJ, She even grabbed the attention of some of Mzansi’s most respected DJs and has become one of the best female house DJs in SA.
9. Julius Sello Malema 1,9M followers
Julius Sello Malema is a Member of Parliament and the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters, a radical leftist and racial nationalist South African political party.
10. Gareth Cliff 1,8M followers
Gareth Cliff Rhydal is a South African radio and television personality.
11. Pearl Thusi 1,6M followers
Pearl Thusi is a South African actress, model, radio, and television personality, known for her portrayal of Patricia Kopong in The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency, Dayana Mampasi in the ABC thriller Quantico.
Last but not least…
12. DupliNation, 400 followers
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