Life in prison - Mzansi reacts to photo of prisoner: "Must be nice"

Life in prison - Mzansi reacts to photo of prisoner: "Must be nice"

Two photos showing life in prison have shocked Mzansi social media users. The images show a prisoner with pricey booze and what appear to be Adidas shoes.

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South African prisons - in particular the life of prisoners behind bars - have been a hot topic discussed on social media. previously reported photos emerged online showing a braai in a SA prison and now more images have caused a frenzy on social media.

Twitter parody account Man's Not Barry Roux posted snaps of an inmate looking a like he is having the time of his life.

He captioned the post:

"Life in our prisons. This is Siyabonga Khanye who is serving 21 years in prison at Bethal correctional service."

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Twitter users were outraged over the images and many said prisoners are treated better than other citizens in Mzansi.

Social media user, @Simply_Natt, commented:

"He even wears his own designer clothes."

Paseka Majorobela, who goes by the Twitter handle @PMajorobela, added:

"Are you sure this guy is in prison, it looks like Denver Hostel."

Another tweep, @Monehela10, wrote:

"That is not new and there's even a guy who gets food deliveries in prison and wears Gucci."

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