Conspiracy theory on SA politicians' ties has Mzansi scratching heads

Conspiracy theory on SA politicians' ties has Mzansi scratching heads

- A strange conspiracy theory surrounding the neck-ties of South African politicians has surfaced on social media

- The post included a selection of images of local political figures, past and present, who all appear to be wearing the same tie

- While some of Mzansi’s social media users agreed that the ties could symbolise some kind of secret society, others were sceptical and brushed the idea off as a far-fetched theory

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A particularly interesting theory involving the neck-ties of high-up South African political figures has recently been suggested by Mzansi’s social media users.

Twitter user, @_BlackProtector, shared a series of images showing influential SA men, who all seem to be wearing similar ties.

The men wearing the same dark blue ties with a distinctive diamond pattern in the pictures included Thabo Mbeki and Judge Ray Zondo.

@_BlackProtector shared the post and simply asked her followers to “Please RT until we find out what this tie symbolizes”.

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Many suggested a secret cult or group, such as the Freemasons or the Illuminati.

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However, some pointed out that not all the ties were the same, therefore creating a flaw in the conspiracy theory.

Others were simply not convinced by the discussion and brushed the situation off as a coincidence.

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