Photo of President Ramaphosa allegedly snoozing in Russia goes viral

Photo of President Ramaphosa allegedly snoozing in Russia goes viral

- President Cyril Ramaphosa was caught “napping” on his recent visit to Russia

- A photo of the president which seemingly indicates him taking a nap has gone viral

- The image polarised opinions as some accused Ramaphosa of sleeping on the job, while others felt he could have been suffering from jet-lag

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has been a busy man during the month of October as he travelled through Europe attending summits.

Soon after he landed in Russia, it seems his busy schedule may have caught up with him.

While attending a bilateral meeting in Sochi, images have emerged which seem to indicate that the president may have been caught napping.

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The event celebrates the relationship between the Russians and the African continent.

During the SABC's coverage of the Russia-Africa Summit, a video screenshot caught Ramaphosa with his eyes closed.

Twitter user TSHEGO ABUTI T-MAN (@RALETMaN) shared one of the hilarious tweets in relation to the incident and reviewed the reaction.

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Mmakgoshi (@MmakgoshiLinda) poked fun when she said,

"The man is always tired. Shem."

FelixDekat (@Felijoy) played Devil's advocate:

"Lol mara what if he was blinking?"

Twitter user @cmatleza added:

"Guys let’s be fair, the hectic schedule of the presidents is not easy."

Kushkins (@kushkinsm) sarcastically said,

"The New Dawn will probably happen when he wakes up."

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