Thabile Nokwazi Nxumalo is one of SAASTA’s science journalism interns, working at the Inhloso Yesizwe community newspaper, in Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal. She has a Diploma in Journalism from Durban University of Technology. She is assigned to the Small Scale Hydropower project, which aims to  ensure that rural areas such as uMzinyathi and OR Tambo Municipality have access to electricity.