Maimane red-faced over claim Ramaphosa went to Russia for nuclear deal

Maimane red-faced over claim Ramaphosa went to Russia for nuclear deal

Mmusi Maimane took to social media to claim President Cyril Ramaphosa was headed to Moscow, hinting at a possible nuclear deal with Russia. Imagine his disappointment when Cyril landed in Japan, sharing footage just a half-hour later.

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Mmusi Maimane was left with egg on his face after President Cyril Ramaphosa headed to Japan, and not Russia as the DA leader had suspected.

Briefly.co.za reported that South Africa was once more considering nuclear energy as an answer to our power crisis.

Maimane took to social media to speculate whether or not President Cyril Ramaphosa was 'introducing himself to Russian leaders, which is what Zuma was going to do for him'.

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The opposition leader wondered if a nuclear deal was imminent, but unfortunately for him, Ramaphosa popped up in Japan instead.

This prompted some strong responses from citizens, take a look at just a few of them below:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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