The South African female footnall team The Banyana Banyana has just qualified for the World Cup knockouts, and there is palpable excitement in the country as peeps from all walks of life celebrate the milestone.
Celebrities. Ordinary folks. Everyone is happy. But, expectedly, of course, the attention appears focused on celebrities, as they have a wide reach and whatever they do or say bears some meaning and also have some impact.
We have counted several celebrities who have so far celebrated the female team’s performance at the World Cup. One of them is the entrepreneur Bonang Matheba, who took to Twitter to celebrate the team making it to the knockout stages. “We’re within!!!” She declaimed.
Another notable figure that celebrated the milestone was the businessman Vusi Thembikwayo. He described the win as much-needed good news.
For his part, actor Andile Ncube celebrated the team making it to the last 16. “Well done,” he opined in a tweet that has been liked over 500 times. You can check out his tweet below.
Banyana Banyan bested Italy on the pitch with 3 goals to 2. A big win, motivating. Ultimately, the goal is to bring home the cup. Can they? The coming deals should answer that question.