- Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula is affectionately known as Mr FearFokkol on social media
- However, EFF leader Julius Malema proclaimed himself to be the new Mr FearFokkol as he shared an interesting social media post
- South Africans weighed in to decide who was most deserving of the title
Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula is known by many names, but arguably the most popular is Mr FearFokkol.
Although the title was self-proclaimed, Mbaks wears it proudly via social media.
However, his title came under threat recently, as EFF leader Julius Malema shared an interesting post.
Stealing some of Mbalula's thunder, Juju has now dubbed himself as Mr FearFokkol himself.
The claim sparked a hilarious debate across social media and Briefly.co.za summed up the responses.
"ANC members are your interns bro, you are schooling them daily."
"You are a legend. I swear you teach us that #FEARVOKOL in everything."
These were some of the other reactions via Twitter:
ChillaxedSound (@Mthokojose) asked,
"You not seriously comparing CIC to this clown?"
Mthethwa Kwanele (@KtKwanele) added,
"For Mbaks it comes with a Job tittle,Juju has been a fear fokol since way back."
Khwange (@mgoli1st) said,
"Malema is Mbalula's protégé. Plus Mbaks made the term popular... Malema must come up with his own, hijacking is a crime in this country."
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