Tito Mboweni shares throwback in honour of highly qualified African women

Tito Mboweni shares throwback in honour of highly qualified African women

- Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, shared a throwback from 2009, which recognised a group of qualified women in the country

- Mboweni added that South Africans shouldn’t believe the “falsehood” that we don’t have qualified women

- The social media post had a polarising effect as some appreciated the gesture, but others questioned the behaviour of the ruling party and the minister himself

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Minister of Finance, Tito Mboweni, took to social media and shared a throwback from 2009.

Via his twitter account, Mboweni shared a collage that was presented to him by the SA African Women Chartered Accountants (AWCA).

Mboweni explained that it serves as a reminder that we have highly qualified women in the country and that we shouldn’t “buy into the falsehood” that we don’t.

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The tweet went viral but seems to have had a polarising effect.

Briefly.co.za noted that many were left inspired by Mboweni.

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Although not everyone was impressed and took a stab at the ruling party.

Some tweeps opted for a throwback of their own.

Ironically, more seemed interested in the minister’s posts relating to cooking.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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