‘Six million dollar’ bridge divides Africans on Twitter

While service delivery seems to be a problem across Africa, Kenyans think their governor took it too far with this ‘disaster’ of a bridge.

Kenyan Twitter dominated social media on Wednesday following a picture of governor Alfred Mutua inspecting a bridge he built for the people of Machakos County.

‘Six million dollar’ bridge divides Africans on Twitter
‘Six million dollar’ bridge divides Africans on Twitter

‘Six million dollar’ bridge divides Africans on Twitter

While service delivery seems to be a problem across Africa, Kenyans think their governor took it too far with this ‘disaster’ of a bridge.

Blackfishing explained

Blackfishing explained

Various European and American social media influencers have been accused of practising a new-age form of blackface.
Smiling Gigaba finds new home in the bin

Smiling Gigaba finds new home in the bin

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Twitter predicts who is resigning or facing the axe next

Twitter predicts who is resigning or facing the axe next

BLF leader Andile Mngxitama and Vytjie Mentor seem to agree on Bathabile Dlamini being next in line to face the axe.
WATCH: Comedian makes own convertible bakkie as he can’t afford X-Class

WATCH: Comedian makes own convertible bakkie as he can’t afford X-Class

Matewu is raising eyebrows and laughter with his DIY dream ride.
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WATCH: ‘Housekeeper’ crashes bosses’ BMWi8 while they’re away

Fortunately, the woman comes out of the crash unscathed.
Twitter laughs at Mampintsha for feeling sorry for ‘ostrich’

Twitter laughs at Mampintsha for feeling sorry for ‘ostrich’

The musician has been encouraged to ignore critics and call animals whatever he wants.
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RocoMamas asked to add mopane worm burger to its menu

Zambians already eat mopane worms as a snack and a burger, South Africa should perhaps follow suit.
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WATCH: Everyone not having sex with their partners need scrutiny – Gigaba

Gigaba has been sticking to his story that his sex video was intended for his wife.
Malema says he’s not playing with himself, he’s playing music

Malema says he’s not playing with himself, he’s playing music

The EFF leader also filmed himself recently, but kept his hand only on the volume knob.
WATCH: Pupils suspended for ‘fainting’ to King Monada’s song in class

WATCH: Pupils suspended for ‘fainting’ to King Monada’s song in class

The teacher has challenged the pupils to take her to court if they disagree with her decision.
WATCH: Gigaba shows Ndlozi he supposedly has a pinkie-sized penis

WATCH: Gigaba shows Ndlozi he supposedly has a pinkie-sized penis

The response came quickly after the suggestion that cabinet members start using camera-less phones to avoid embarrassing moments.
‘African born again’ white man gets job meant for black directors

‘African born again’ white man gets job meant for black directors

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Hilarious response to ANC’s Lungisa blaming white capital for Gigaba’s problems

Hilarious response to ANC’s Lungisa blaming white capital for Gigaba’s problems

A Twitter user’s clap-back at the ANC Eastern Cape PEC member’s conspiracy theory has been widely shared.
WATCH: Soweto women hand out ‘Giga-water’ while chanting ‘Imagine this in your mouth’

WATCH: Soweto women hand out ‘Giga-water’ while chanting ‘Imagine this in your mouth’

Two women working at the Soweto Marathon came up with an inventive way to convince runners to stay hydrated.
WhatsApp will start showing you ads soon

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Maimane will make a ‘great president’ of ‘Dobsonville Burial Society’

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WATCH: Music mashup of Gigaba and parliament singing ‘It Wasn’t Me’

WATCH: Music mashup of Gigaba and parliament singing ‘It Wasn’t Me’

Another parliamentary music video has captured the essence of the minister’s time in cabinet.
Jinkies! Racist Scooby Doo Halloween costume stuns Twitter

Jinkies! Racist Scooby Doo Halloween costume stuns Twitter

The only black friend in the group was cast as the dog.
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WATCH: Video showing how easy it is to scale an electric fence goes viral

If ‘you still think an electric fence is a good final barrier, think again,’ the post warns.
Six thugs rob post office and flee with R32 each

Six thugs rob post office and flee with R32 each

We can only hope they don’t kill each other over the full stolen sum of R192 and share it equally.
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WATCH: Paramedic films hilarious clip on the way to an emergency

The unidentified paramedic has found his way into the hearts of social media users.
Video of ‘drunk Malema’ divides opinion

Video of ‘drunk Malema’ divides opinion

The partygoer in the clip appears to be having a great time, even though he’s rather unsteady on his feet.
Gigaba’s golden handshake

Gigaba’s golden handshake

People on social media have questioned if the many prominent people who have shaken hands with the minister now have regrets.

 

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