- A video on social media has left Mzansi with mixed reactions
- It shows a Pedi man attempting to speak isiZulu rather unsuccessfully
- Most social media users were amused and some even impressed by his efforts
A video has been shared on social media showing a Pedi man speaking to his bae over the phone. He can be heard speaking broken isiZulu. The footage has caught the attention of social media users and many were left amused.
Twitter user Hybreed shared the video with the caption:
"This is how Pedi guys speak IsiZulu"
It received over 1000 retweets and over 2000 likes. The amusing video left most social media users giggling at the butchering of the language.
Twitter user TOMZ_SA said:
"Ay you gonna make the Zulus angry now"
While RisengaShandu said:
"That's me, then baby daddy goes Ai speak English once"
"I find this cute yazi!!"
"He is better than those who don't even bother to learn other languages#.uyazamashem"
Tchilowa was less than impressed, however and thought that the post promoted tribalism:
"Why be so tribalistic!"
Briefly.co.za previously reported that a video of a white man dressed in Zulu attire went viral on social media. In the footage he was seen singing and doing a traditional Zulu dance. He also spoke fluent isiZulu in the short clip. Mzansi social media users agreed that this is how South Africa is supposed to be. The video was shared by South Africa Live and has over 1 000 reactions. Many were impressed by how well the men spoke isiZulu. Others recognised him from previous encounters and described him as a humble man. What everyone seemed to agree with though was that the video was great.
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