- A local artist is being lauded for his lifelike representation of President Cyril Ramaphosa
- He shared his drawing via social media along with the original photo alongside
- The image has gone viral as it’s already been liked more than 7 000 times since being shared on Sunday
A local sketch artist has been lauded via social media as some of his work went viral recently.
Using his twitter account, @Realyungcreator, the young man shared a drawing featuring President Cyril Ramaphosa.
His tweet included the original photograph and many were blown away by the uncanny resemblance.
He included a short video clip, which showed how he sketched the portrait and this served as proof for any naysayers.
The post was shared on Sunday, but has already racked up a whopping 7 576 likes.
Comparisons were made with controversial painter, Rasta, but the new kid on the block seemingly came out on top.
A handful of tweeps shared some frosty feedback, but Briefly.co.za noted that the young creator received hundreds of compliments from impressed South Africans.
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