Gwede Mantashe is a South African politician, who currently serves as the Secretary General of the African National Congress.

He is also a former chairperson of the South African Communist Party.

The 62-year-old ANC veteran used social media to entertain soccer lovers. He shared his picture playing soccer with some comrades.

The Labour Union Activist captioned his post, ”Things To Do To Today #1: Find out from how long before I can make the cover of too 🙅

With the ANC working hard to give South Africans better governance, the Sec. Gen. really needs some fun.

From his caption, it seems the Sec. Gen. wants to lose some weight like the EFF CIC Julius Malema who has lost drastic weight recently.

Uncle Gwede tweeted;

Many South Africans finds his post very hilarious because of the size of his stomach but the ANC big wig looks like he needs some recreation after all.

Reports have it that Mantashe lasted only 10 minutes and he played as a goalkeeper.