TikTok Star Wows South Africans With Hilarious Traffic Cop Impression: “Lmao You Just Made My Day”

TikTok Star Wows South Africans With Hilarious Traffic Cop Impression: “Lmao You Just Made My Day”

  • A TikTok video with over 20 000 views depicting South African traffic cops had people in the comments laughing in tears
  • The clip shows an accurate and hilarious exchange between an impatient driver and an unbothered officer
  • The TikTok star says there might be a part 2 on the way as the people want more of his brilliant acting

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A viral TikTok by user @taduesoffical depicting a South African traffic cop had people in tears
"And my taxes pay who? Your maid?" @tadeusofficial/TikTok
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South African TikTok star @tadeusofficial had people in tears with his accurate impression of a traffic cop. The video has been viewed over 200 000 times so far and most people think the acting was a little too accurate.

The TikTok had hilarious quotables galore

We've all been there or seen it happen to someone else. Getting pulled over by a South African traffic cop for absolutely no reason, only for the officer to take their sweet time inspecting the vehicle.

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One thing about South African traffic cops, though? They are always armed with great clap backs. Tadéus hilariously captured that in an exchange when the impatient driver tells the officer that he pays her salary because "he pays taxes".

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"And my taxes pays who?" she asked. "Your maid?"

You can see it all in the video below:

South Africans were in tears

With over 930 comments at the time of publishing, the video had South Africans rolling with laughter.

@Nhlanhla Bam quoted:

“And you taking me with an Apul phone. I’m happy cause the pictures are SuperB.”

@Miss Phiwekuhle said:

"Not the Flag flying around your neck."

@Noma added:

"That lady is legendary."

@Nangamso Puwani said:

"Lmao, you just made my day."

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And it seems like this won't be the last time we see the officer as Tadéus later commented:


Leopard leaps over fence to attack minibus

Eish, if it's not a traffic cop it's something else. Briefly News reported on a minibus getting attacked by a leopard that jumped a fence.

The viral TikTok video has 42 million views at the time of publishing and serves as a reminder to always keep your windows rolled up when close to wild animals.

People were shocked at how quickly it all happened.

@Crypto Chimp commented:

"It went straight to the neck."

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Tsoku Maela Tsoku is a writer and ethnographer interested in interdisciplinary research in mental health and the visual arts, travel, live television and digital editorial. He is an AFDA alumnus with a BA in Motion Picture medium and a Masters's candidate at SOAS University for Medical Anthropology. Tsoku has written for live television shows such as Hectic Nine-9 and Mzansi Insider. You can reach him at tsoku.maela@briefly.co.za