The African National Congress National Chairperson, Gwede Mantashe is celebrating his 63rd birthday on Thursday, and he took to social media to show off the gift he got from the office.
Mantashe turned 63 on 21 June and his office bought him a couple of ties for his birthday.
"A gift for my birthday from the office #HBDUncleGweezy", he captioned a video of himself opening his birthday gift.
The South African president was among many to take to social media to wish Mantashe a very happy birthday.
"A very happy birthday to you Mqwathi! I wish to thank you for your leadership and your unwavering commitment to serving our people over the years. I also remain hopeful that one day soon you will join me on one of my morning walks. Enjoy your special day. @GwedeMantashe1", Ramaphosa captioned his post.
Fikile Mbalula also took time from his Russian trip to wish his fellow comrade a happy birthday.
"Happy Birthday DJ Gweezy, our National Chairperson uMqwathi madoda. Ukhule", the former police minister captioned the post.
Although most tweeps wished him a happy birthday, some pointed out it was time for younger politicians to take the reins of the country.
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