It's Obama-esque and quite exciting to see South African political organisations starting to dip the big toe in the social sphere.
Early days, but catch the ANC on:
* Twitter (http://twitter.com/ANC_Info)
* YouTube (http://www.youtube.com/user/elections2009).
SCORE: 7 Twitter followers - 8 now. 0 YouTube subscribers - 1 now!
This is off the back of the Mosiuoa Lekota FaceBook presence. It's all happening in 2009...
More coverage from Matt Buckland here.
UPDATE - It seems the DA is also using AdWords. Vicious, poltical social media. Excellent!