#ZumaMustFall makes a comeback on Twitter

2017-03-31 11:25

Cape Town - Following the biggest Cabinet reshuffle since President Jacob Zuma took office in 2009, which unfolded on Thursday night, the ZumaMustFall hashtag has made a comeback on Twitter.

Zuma appointed 10 new ministers and 10 deputy ministers, axing Cabinet members including Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, his deputy Mcebisi Jonas, and Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom.

Many took to Twitter to say "enough is enough".

The ZumaMustFall hashtag made several appearances on Twitter and during numerous "Zuma Must Fall" movements last year.

Since the announcement of the new Cabinet members, Twitter users have expressed their dismay.

Here are some of their tweets:

Meanwhile, those supporting Zuma responded under the hashtag HandsOffZuma.

Here are some of their tweets:

Read more on:    twitter  |  anc  |  jacob zuma  |  cabinet reshuffle  |  social media  |  politics

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

Partner Content
What all investors should know about index investing

Index-linked investments are growing fast in popularity globally, and are growing in size and complexity too.

Partner Content
How data is changing investments

Technological disruption is rife in many spheres of business and given the quantity of data available, it’s no surprise that the way in which asset managers work is also changing fast.


Cute pet pictures can improve your relationship!

It’s true! A new study shows animal pics can bring back the spark.



7 weirdly awesome pets you can own
Pack theory: fact or fiction?
Perfect dog-walking 1: Why dogs pull on the lead
SA stats: The role of pets in families
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.