Social media mocks Gwede Mantashe's Mr Miyagi look – “Wax on, wax off”

Social media mocks Gwede Mantashe's Mr Miyagi look – “Wax on, wax off”

Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe, gave social media users a reason to laugh as comparisons were drawn between himself and a popular movie character.

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Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy, Gwede Mantashe, was seen beaming from ear to ear following the announcement of President Ramaphosa’s Cabinet.

Ramaphosa implemented some refreshing changes with a number of young and female faces appearing by his side.

However, Mantashe made the cut and his smile was pictured alongside a popular movie character in a hilarious social media post.

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Twitter user, @Ntsiki_TheGuy, shared a tweet with the caption: “Gwede says from now on he shall be addressed as Mr Miyagi. He asked me to pass the message.”

The tongue-in-cheek post then included a collage of Mantashe and Mr Miyagi, the character from the Karate Kid movie franchise.

Mantashe is a lover of the goatee and this makes him a dead ringer for the elderly karate master.

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Briefly.co.za noted that tweeps were in agreement as the post went viral.

The resemblance was so striking that family ties were questioned.

Perhaps Mantashe will channel Miyagi’s energy and drop-kick corruption out of South African politics.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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