The 5 best local celebrity Twitter accounts you should be following right now!

2014-11-06 07:00
Cape Town – Creating hashtags and starting new trends in just 140 characters is what Twitter is all about!

Whether they share a joke, a controversial comment or make a random statement, these local icons have proved why they deserve to win for the best Twitter account.

The top 5 are part of Channel24's brand new local online celebrity awards that honour local musicians, celebrities and public figures who have a powerful and influential online presence.

There are 11 categories in total, with five nominees in each category.

The fifth category in the Channel24 Awards goes to the best Twitter account.

Here are the nominees for the best local celebrity Twitter account of the year:

1. Anele Mdoda - @Anele

2. DJ Fresh - @DJFreshSA

3. 5 FM - @5FM

4. Liezl van der Westhuizen - @Liezelv

5. Sizwe Dhlomo - @SizweDhlomo

VOTE AND WIN: Vote for your favourite Twitter account by clicking here and you stand a chance of winning an iPad mini or one of five Channel24 hampers! publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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