Words you will hear today: What could Mzwanele Manyi be professor of?

There has been reaction and some confusion to a Black Management Forum poster referring to ANN7 boss Mzwanele Manyi as a professor.

Some twitter users had a guess as to which professorship he may have obtained.

Producer Jonathan Fairbairn shares a few more responses.

People were saying who could have given him this honor? They are saying this honor was conferred by the JZ 783 School of Business Management and now before the honorable Hlaudi Motsoeneng to be capped.

Jonathan Fairbairn, 702 producer

It could have been given by the University of Dubai?

Jonathan Fairbairn, 702 producer

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