Ace Moloi: 2018 Chancellor’s Distinguished Young Alumnus Award

Author and Literary Consultant

Educational Background:

  • BA Communication Sciences in Corporate and Marketing Communication:
    University of the Free State (2013)

Ace Moloi is a communicator who runs his own digital media company that specialises in live social media coverage, content writing and social media management.

He is a prolific writer and the author of three booksIn Her Fall Rose a Nation (2013), Holding My Breath (2016) and Tholwana Tsa Tokoloho (2018). Holding My Breath was featured in the Pan-African Writing Catalogue compiled by Exclusive Books.

He has been invited to major book festivals and was among the youngest moderators at this year’s Free State Literature Festival.

His writing has attracted organisations such as the NGO Heartlines  ‑ that seeks to build bridges between diverse students at institutions of higher learning through storytelling ‑ to contract him.