If you need a laugh today, check out these memes of President Ramaphosa putting on his mask

In the words of Future, ‘F**k off, Mask off’

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On Thursday, President Cyril Ramaphosa gave a speech to the nation where he announced that the national lockdown will be lifted in stages. And while that means we might have to wait a while until we get our hands on some wine, the speech did give us something to delight over: The president trying to put on a mask.

It was just a simple hiccup. After his speech, President Cyril Ramaphosa attempted to smoothly slip his mask on, but he put his eyes by mistake. And, of course, the cameras were so rolling so the whole country, who had tuned in for speech, had a great laugh.

I mean, I’m not even going to tell you how many times I’ve messed up putting on my mask for the first time.

President Ramaphosa, himself, responded to the memes, jokingly saying he was going to start a TV channel, teaching people to on masks. You can watch the video here:

South Africans love to revel in the humour, and of course, the speech was barely over when memes started flooding the socials. Here are some of our faves:

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