President Cyril Ramaphosa on scored some PR points on Friday after he was spotted travelling to Durban in economy class on a Safair flight in the morning.
Ramaphosa’s co-passengers took to Twitter to applaud the president for saving taxpayers monies, which his spokesperson, Khusela Diko said that he would at all times use the mode of transport which is most practical, convenient and cost effective for his duties.
A friend of mine is flying Safair to Durbs, and there’s a guest on the plane … pic.twitter.com/25Obe9suYb
— Mike Stopforth (@mikestopforth) March 30, 2018
jonga umakhulu ngathi uthi ndaze ndavelelwa! Ndizawthetha ntoni for 45 minutes nalomntu! 😂😂😂 pic.twitter.com/khupyEIn6J
— MANGWANYA™ (@AthiGeleba) March 30, 2018
— Mlimandlela Ndamase (@PrinceNdamase) March 30, 2018
He deserves praise here indeed. Cutting costs
— Tshepo David Khoza (@khozalities) March 30, 2018
Well done Mr President. I have no idea what the motivation is behind the act , but well done Sir.
— Quasimodo (@africandarter) March 30, 2018