Selvas Mwanza

Email: smwanza at cs dot uct dot ac dot za


Mwanza S is currently a PhD in Computer Science at University of Cape Town in South Africa. He obtained his Bachelor of Computer Science at the University of Zambia in 2010 and a Masters of Engineering Software Engineering at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunication in China in 2013 . His research interest include Text Mining and Natural Language Processing.

Research interest

  • Text Mining
  • Social Media Mining
  • Natural Language Processing


Mwanza, S and Suleman, H, (2016). Measuring citizen participation in South African public debates using Twitter: An exploratory study. In 3rd Annual International Symposium on Information Management and Big Data. Peru, South America