Zapiro hits back at Mbalula with new cartoon

2016-04-20 09:50

Cape Town - Renowned cartoonist Zapiro has responded to Fikile Mbalula after the South African sports minister lashed out at one of his cartoons.

A Zapiro cartoon which appeared on Times Live last week portrayed new Springbok coach Allister Coetzee attempting to balance transformation and winning at the same time. 

Mbalula took issue with the cartoon and took to Twitter, referring to it as "racism" and "insulting".

Zapiro has since responded and informed the minister that he misunderstood the cartoon.

Zapiro tweeted a new cartoon on Wednesday, which included a message for the minister:

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