Who dat? Mzansi has questions about China's Nelson Mandela statue

Who dat? Mzansi has questions about China's Nelson Mandela statue

Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa, unveiled a statue in honour of former president, Nelson Mandela, but South Africans don’t see the resemblance.

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The unveiling took place in China at the JinTai Art Museum.

The sculpture is known as the “Statue of a statesman” and Mthethwa shared the experience via social media.

In the same breath, the minister thanked the artist, Mr. Yikun, as well.

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Unfortunately for the minister, fellow South Africans were left feeling uninspired.

Briefly.co.za gathered that many feel the controversial bust bares no resemblance to Madiba.

Twitter user, @PalesAsantewa, asked, “Yoh. Is this evolution??”

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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