Gigaba quotes Kendrick Lamar in budget speech

Written by on February 21, 2018

While most South Africans are hung up on the 1% VAT increase, Twitter has pointed out that Minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba quoted a song by American rapper Kendrick Lamar during the Budget Speech.

A short video surfaced on social media soon after the speech.

In the video, Gigaba can be heard saying: “And poet Kendrick Lamar says: ‘We gon’ be right, we gon’ be alright.”



These words are from Lamar’s popular hit Alright.

See some of Twitter’s reactions below.


Image via Twitter.



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