Twitterati poke fun at Gwede Mantashe during live chat

2016-05-18 21:04
ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe. (Karabo Ngoepe, News24)

ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe. (Karabo Ngoepe, News24)

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Johannesburg – ANC Secretary General Gwede Mantashe was the butt of Twitter jokes on Wednesday after he opened up the #ANCLiveChat question-and-answer debate on the party’s manifesto, heading to the local government elections in August.

Following in the footsteps of DA leader Mmusi Maimane, Mantashe opened himself to public ridicule on Twitter, as most of the questions poked fun at his physique and criticised the ANC and President Jacob Zuma.

While some Twitter users asked relevant questions on local municipalities and the ANC’s manifesto, others took the opportunity to troll Mantashe.

Read more on:    anc  |  gwede mantashe  |  johannesburg  |  local elections 2016  |  politics  |  social media

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