Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni has sent a beautiful message to Miss Universe. He took to his social media account to encourage and share kind words with Zozi Tunzi. The beauty queen recently returned to the country for the first time since winning the prestigious international crown.
Mboweni took to Twitter and shared a picture of Zozi along with the caption:
"She brings so much needed happiness amongst us! She lifts our spirits in these difficult times. Our Princess! We love you!"
Social media users had largely positive reactions, although a few trolls couldn't help but take a jab at the minister. Twitter user Nathi_MfokaJobe said:
"Only economic freedom that will bring happiness to our people, let us be honest now."
"Hope you haven't entered her DMs."
"Please don't DM her minister, we know you."
"Indeed she exudes so much that a good human spirit can offer. She is a bright young woman, a living inspiration to others her age and younger ones in ways that are unique."
"I don't like agreeing with you yazi. But where Zozi is involved, I just have to swallow my pride."
"Hold it Tiger! She's the whole queen, not some 1 000th princess you compete for with your rival my Uncle Gweezy..."
"Yeah, in the land of load-shedding she’s a shining light."
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