JOHANNESBURG- President Cyril Ramaphosa was spotted flying economy class on a domestic flight on Friday.
The snapshot of the President that has been widely shared on Twitter, shows the Number One citizen sitting in the window seat of a SAfair flight to Durban.
As expected the photo-op has caused Twitter users to react to the picture, some applauding Ramaphosa for saving taxpayers’ money by choosing a fly the more ‘affordable’ way to travel, whilst others no so much.
Take a look
— Mlimandlela Ndamase (@PrinceNdamase) March 30, 2018
— Rufaz–Jerera❤King❤ (@Mavhure) March 30, 2018
Ramaphosa today flew on FlySafair
All ministers might as well fly economy domestically after all taxpayers pay for their flights on business pic.twitter.com/7if8DapyST
— Sure Kamhunga (@sure_kamhunga) March 30, 2018
Yes I flew economy class on safair.
Yes my legs are sooooooorrreeeeee pic.twitter.com/ENcC8zL58G
— Not President Cyril Ramaphosa (@dpramaphosa) March 30, 2018
President Ramaphosa leases private jets. Complaints. Flies with friends jets. Complaints. Flies commercial economy class. Complaints. Nifunani?
— Bonga Dlulane (@DlulaneMonwa) March 30, 2018
— Adeola Fayehun (@AdeolaFayehun) March 30, 2018
Photo Credit- Hype Avenue