SA youths give Mzansi nostalgic feels while playing indigenous games

SA youths give Mzansi nostalgic feels while playing indigenous games

- A group of young South Africans has made a lot of people nostalgic after sharing clips of themselves playing indigenous games

- In the videos, they can be seen enjoying themselves with some pastimes that seem to have been forgotten by the newer generation

- Twitter users loved the little throwback, heading to the comment section to reminisce on the days they too played the popular games

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Before tablets and cellphones became the most important thing to both the young and the old, indigenous games kept people entertained for hours. A young group of SA youths has reminded many just how fun it was after sharing a clip of themselves enjoying some of the old favourites.

Taking to Twitter, @uPeace_ shared clips of himself and a large group of friends recreating some of their fondest childhood memories playing the indigenous games that were very popular among South African kids.

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"We decide to leave our homes and take it back to the streets. Me and my friends had some fun with some of the indigenous games we grew up playing," he wrote in the heartwarming Twitter thread.

Meanwhile Twitter folk loved being reminded of simpler South African times. Many of them headed to the comment section to share their thoughts. Read a few of them below.

@LonDon30456264 said:

"Shuuu, watching these videos took me back hey,this was the reason my mom would ask “shoe or belt” for arriving late in the house."

@tdimalo1 said:

"It saddens me that my son won't know this communal happiness. Boys and girls playing together at games crafted for oneness of society. Phones and Playstations have taken away so much of our kids that they don't even know how to socialise meaningfully."
Young people enjoy old games

Mzansi reacts to group of youths playing indigenous games. Source: uPeace/Twitter
Source: Twitter

In other reports, a young man named As_Ncgobo on Twitter recently inspired thousands of youngsters and South African hopefuls. He recently took to his Twitter page to share pictures of his beautiful farm and first-ever harvest.

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In his highly motivational post, As_Ncgobo shares pictures of the freshly-grown lettuce, himself surrounded by the harvest and some of his beautiful and well-kept farm. He excitedly captioned the inspiring Twitter post:

"I can’t wait to package this for the first time... #YoungAndFarming #YoungAndHappy."

Twitter users and aspiring farmers and business people were very impressed by the man's hustle, sparing no time to get to the comments section congratulating him, sharing business proposals and asking the young farmer for a little bit of farming and business advice.

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