Tito Mboweni's shoe game causes a stir on social media

File: Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.

File: Finance Minister Tito Mboweni.

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JOHANNESBURG - Pictures of Finance Minister Tito Mboweni at an ANC NEC meeting at Luthuli House in Johannesburg have caused a stir on social media.

Mboweni, dressed in a black suit, was criticised for wearing what many people considered as 'dirty shoes.'

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Some people said what the minister deliberately wore the shoes as a publicity stunt.

However, many other social media users defended the minister and said the shoes were probably comfortable.


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