- South Africans celebrated Heritage Day by participating in the Jerusalema Challenge after calls were made by President Cyril Ramaphosa
- The country began uploading videos of friends, family and colleagues taking on the challenge from the early hours of yesterday morning
- Late yesterday afternoon, @PresidencyZA shared a video of the SAPS participating in the viral challenge to Twitter
Heritage Day 2020 was one to remember as the country took on the #JerusalemaChallenge. This after calls were made by President Cyril Ramaphosa for the nation to participate in the challenge in celebration of the day.
South Africans from all over the country and all walks of life shared videos of friends, family, colleagues and themselves participating in the world-renowned dance challenge. Social media is still abuzz this morning with videos of the spectacles.
Yesterday afternoon, @PresidencyZA's official account tweeted a video of the SAPS putting their own twist on the #JerusalemaDanceChallenge. The video is just over a minute and a half long and has since gained over 130 000 views on the app.
The video has also received over 7 000 likes and over 2 500 retweets on the social networking site. Take a look at the video below:
Mzansi tweeps took to the replies section under the tweet to share their reactions:
"This is the best video so far I've seen... Hala-hala! Happy Heritage Day South Africa."
"If God were to live amongst the masses, he'd definitely choose South Africa."
Previously, Briefly.co.za reported on the top 5 #JerusalemaChallenge videos. The #JerusalemaChallenge has been taking the world by storm. Many would think that the global pandemic would have slowed down the challenge but it has brought people closer in a time when the world needed it the most.
Master KG and Nomcebo released their hit song late last year but that has not stopped it from becoming a global sensation. In celebration of Heritage Day in South Africa, President Cyril Ramaphosa urged Mzansi to take part in the challenge.
The nation has already started their participation in the challenge since the early hours of this morning. In celebration of Heritage Day 2020, Briefly.co.za compiled a few of the top #JerusamelaChallenge videos uploaded to social media today.
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