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Twitter tallies up things #VanRooyenDidntEven get a chance to do

It didn't take long for South Africans on Twitter to find humour in the latest cabinet re-shuffling, which has seen three finance ministers in one week.

David van Rooyen's reign as finance minister was short-lived after President Zuma re-appointed Pravin Gordhan to the portfolio (previously led by Nhlanhla Nene).

Even when South Africa's political leadership or economic state doesn't quite add up, it seems one can almost always count on Twitter users to offer some comedic relief.


This article first appeared on 702 : Twitter tallies up things #VanRooyenDidntEven get a chance to do


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