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Zuma memes blossom on Twitter after #SONA2016

2016-02-11 08:00

Judging by the comments and memes on social networking site Twitter, South Africans who tuned in to hear President Jacob Zuma's State of the Nation address were clearly not only focused on the serious issues being laid down by the president.

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2016-02-12 06:51

President Jacob Zuma’s son, Edward, has described the disruption of the State of the Nation as disgusting, barbaric and unnecessary.

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Jonathan Kaplan has rubbished World Rugby's decision to not punish the All Black Sevens side despite them fielding eight players in a game.


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2016-02-12 06:00

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