South Africans were left outraged after a photo was posted online showing an elderly woman's living conditions.
On Saturday, Lebo Keswa took to social media to share a heartbreaking photo of a gogo, who appears to be living in a shack.
"I have Not been this Heartbroken in a very longtime. My heart is Bleeding. @CyrilRamaphosa @MYANC this Can’t be Right. This is Not the ANC I Voted for. How do you explain this. I am ever so SAD @tumisole @CountryDutyZA I’m willing to make a substantial donation," the post was captioned.
Now, everyone is aware how important these couple of upcoming months are for the national elections. So, in order to defend his party, Fikile Mbalula took it upon himself to step in.
Briefly.co.za gathered Mbaweezy responded Keswa's post with three separate comments.
"Magogo like my own magogo is a beneficiary of a comprehensive social security policy implemented by the anc govt since 1994," Mbalula said.
"Lebo there's an RDP house there magogo was seating in the veranda in this case the veranda is built of shacks. Is the Tshirt an issue or the veranda ?" he added.
However, Mbalula's tweets did more damage than good and one tweep called him a disgrace.
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