How can news publications start using more data-driven journalism?
Applications are now open for the third cohort of Code for South Africa’s Data-Driven Journalism Academy, which kicks off on September 12.
In the run-up to the election, many people were complaining that they were unable to get information on the parties and councillors standing in their wards. So, a week ago, Adi Eyal, hacked a quick tool to help people do just that and posed a challenge to the wider community, to contribute and improve on this tool. Kgothatso rose to the challenge - this is his story.