People have gone into a frenzy to find out if President Cyril Ramaphosa is under arrest or not. The trend of searching for news about the arrest of President Cyril Ramaphosa began on April 1, 2023. Many people search the web for articles to verify claims made on social media that Cyril Ramaphosa has been arrested for fraud. As this news is in the headlines under the name of Cyril Ramaphosa, this story captivated everyone’s attention on the Internet and caused a stir there as well. People are asking and searching many questions regarding the same. However, we have answered and responded to any and all imperative questions and aspects of this news. Please be sticky with this page and continue reading this article. Take a look at all of the following sections listed below. Scroll down the page.
Cyril Ramaphosa arrested
Before we discuss this news further and talk about other aspects, we make it clear that the news about the arrest of Cyril Ramaphosa is not legitimate. President Cyril Ramaphosa was not arrested. He, too, was not accused of fraud and corruption or arrested. Here the next question that comes to mind is why the news of Cyril Ramaphosa’s arrest is trending on Twitter. Please take a look at the next section and read the answer to this question.
It was reportedly an April Fool’s Day prank by ousted politician Carl Niehaus who played a disgusting, low-budget prank by claiming that Cyril Ramaphosa was arrested for fraud and charged with corruption. Carl Niehaus, who is an ardent supporter of Jacob Zuma and a former ANC spokesman, tweeted a tweet that included a poorly rendered image of President Cyril Ramaphosa being attacked along with a person in handcuffs. However, the former ANC spokesman received a backlash on social media for pulling a low-budget prank on April Fools’ Day. Scroll down the page and read more details about it.
President Ramaphosa arrested
Carl tweeted early Saturday morning that Cyril Ramaphosa was arrested by the Hawks on charges of fraud, bribery, tax evasion and money laundering. He further added that the rule of law must prevail and all South African citizens must be treated equally. He went on to add that those involved in corruption crimes should be aware that they will soon be caught. However, Carl didn’t mention that it was a joke. Stay tuned to this website for more details and updates.