About Us

Moon of the South is a news website intended for all open-minded readers who strongly believe in Africa as a place of prosperity, unity, diversity of opinions and tolerance. We aim to provide fully-packaged news and views on the basis of objectivity, responsible journalism and ethics.

About the author

Issa Sikiti da Silva is the editor and founder of Moon of the South and an award-winning African journalist. His work has been published in more than 40 media outlets based in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Europe and Qatar. He has travelled extensively across Africa, reporting on issues ranging from media freedom to travel and tourism, housing, education, marketing, advertising and branding, ICT, SMEs, sports, and many more. He won the 2010 SADC Media Awards in print category. Follow him on Twitter at @sikitimedia, email him at [email protected]