Who’s to blame? Young boy stuns South Africans with special name for Zuma

Who’s to blame? Young boy stuns South Africans with special name for Zuma

- A viral video shows a boy displaying his knowledge of South African political figures

- He called former president Zuma "hlogo ya potata" (potato head)

- The video caused some amusement and debate

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South Africans on Twitter have been left stunned after a young boy innocently called former President Jacob Zuma "hlogo ya potata" (potato head).

They boy is seen in a viral video showcasing his knowledge of South African political figures. Twitter user @AdvBarryRoux shared the video recently, Briefly.co.za learned.

A woman, presumably the unnamed boy's mother, was asking him the names of the president and former presidents.

Other political figures she asked him about included Julius Malema and the late Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

When the woman asked the boy which president was "chased away," he said, "Jacob Gedleyihlekisa Zuma ka hlogo ya potata."

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The video garnered over 4,300 retweets and 6,900 likes. See some of the reactions from Twitter users below.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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