Twitter is gobsmacked as Nigeria honours Jacob Zuma with bronze statue and road

A bronze statue of President Jacob Zuma was unveiled on Saturday by the Imo State in Nigeria and the country has even named a street after him in his honour.

During his visit to Nigeria and other neighbouring countries to strengthen socio-economic relations, the Governor of the Imo State in Nigeria, Mr Owelle Okorocha conferred Zuma with the Imo Merit Award.

This gesture by Nigeria did not sit well with many South Africans as well as Nigerians living in South Africa who took to social media to express their views on this.

See some of tweets below:


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