- SA comedian, Riaad Moosa, recently shared a sweet post to his dad, for Father’s Day
- Riaad shared some insight into his relationship with his father, who is a surgeon, including what career his dad wanted him to follow
- Mzansi’s social media users found the post very touching, with some even sharing their experiences of Riaad’s dad as their surgeon
This Father’s Day, many were wishing their fathers or father-figures a happy Sunday, as well as spoiling them with gifts and acts of kindness to show their appreciation.
Talented South African comedian, Riaad Moosa, did the same and took to social media to speak about how much his dad means to him.
Riaad shared a cute selfie that showed him and his pops, who is an orthopaedic surgeon, in medical theatre scrubs, along with some touching words.
The Mzansi comedian also shared a quirky anecdote regarding what job his dad wanted him to do when he was younger.
"My father always said to me, 'Riaad, you can do anything you want to in this world, as long as you become an orthopaedic surgeon first.'"
Briefly.co.za took a look at the comment section and gathered that many of Mzansi’s social media users were touched by the message from Riaad to his inspiring dad.
@rizdanka: “Oh man, this is a beautiful post.. An ode to a Hero ❤️”
@narayansinghpravesh: “God Bless him he raised a good and talented Son ”
Others shared amazing stories of the impact that Riaad’s dad had had on their own lives, as an orthopaedic surgeon.
@diela22: “Yes he is the best. I had an operation done on my wrist when my son was five months old. Your father was the one who did that operation and that was just over six years ago. Blessed are you to have such a remarkable father. Thank you Dr Moosa”
@yasminabasadien: “Hi he operated on my foot. Did an awesome job. Happy father's day to you and your dad”
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