Eyewitness News reports Zapiro as saying that there has been no shortage of political characters and issues to draw inspiration from in the local government elections. “[ANC Secretary General] Gwede Mantashe has really been scrambling. The ANC has been under immense pressure. I really do enjoy drawing him. I have had some nice shots at Helen Zille as well,” he said.
Born in Cape Town in 1958, Zapiro couldn’t imagine a career in cartooning, so he studied architecture at University of Cape Town.
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Creating A Stink
CREATING A STINK: The shit-for-tat accusations surrounding the toilet saga has become a case of one pot calling the other brown, says this ZAPIRO cartoon.