Media blunder sees Mbalula named as FF+ leader, SA amused

Media blunder sees Mbalula named as FF+ leader, SA amused

Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula has called out a media broadcasting outlet after they made a blunder with his name. While interviewing him, the broadcaster referred to him as FF+ leader Pieter Groenewald in the tagline. Social media users were, of course, in stitches.

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Mbalula posted a screenshot of the interview, showing the blunder. Social media users found it funny and couldn't help but tease him about it. Twitter user hlubolwami said:

"Oga they changed your name ooo."

LusaphoLuuh9 said:

"They're reading your mind and your political position on the land issue."

Natz_online said:

"Irrespective of your disguise, we will still be expropriating the land Pieter."

CindyZwide said:

"Hello Oga Peter."

23ianstyne said:

"Oom Piet."

LuyaBrownie said:

"Confused by the attire."

DMlamla said:

"Results of defending FW de Klerk."

andinkyd said:

"I actually DON'T see a problem here.... actually that's your new name..."

kwazeeshaxx said:

"Awe Peter awe! #SONA #SONA2020"

CallMeStoic said:

"No lies detected."

42566657PL said:

"Might as well call him that."

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BudaMohale said:

"Baas Pieter, hoe gaan dit?"

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