SONA 2016: Let the social media memes begin

Twitter and Facebook are already ablaze with #SONA2016 predictions and anticipatory reactions as Jacob Zuma prepares to address the country two days after he was in court for the Nkandla probe.

This address marks a significant moment in the president’s contentious tenure and the fact that SONA 2016 is happening on the same day as Nelson Mandela’s release in 1990, has also provided a double lens from which to view his legacy.

Here are some of the updates from the scene, predictions and reactions so far:






Scenes from Last Year’s SONA







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