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Half naked woman appears on Mbalula’s timeline, Twitter loses it

A picture was tweeted from Mbalula's account of a woman in lingerie, posing in a very revealing position.

South African Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula answers questions from the press during a briefing at the South African Sport Confederation and Olympic Committee on 28 May 2015 in Johannesburg. Picture: AFP.
Fikile Mbalula,Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula
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JOHANNESBURG – The Minster of Sports and Recreation Fikile Mbalula has once again sent Twitter into a meltdown.

A picture of a half naked woman was sent from Mbalula's account last night.

The picture was a woman in lingerie, posing in a very revealing position.

The woman in the picture was wearing black underwear and her legs were wide open.

A cropped screengrab of the picture which appeared on Fikile Mbalula's Twitter account.

A cropped screengrab of the picture which appeared on Fikile Mbalula's Twitter account.

The minister then sent out another tweet to say his account had been hacked.

But tweeters were having none of it, and started poking fun at the minister's alleged hacked post. 
MBALULA: I’VE BEEN HACKED FOR THE THIRD TIME 

The sports minister claims he’s been hacked a third time. 

The picture of the woman appeared on Mbalula’s timeline and was quickly deleted. 

He has since been tweeting frantically, saying that his account was hacked as part of a smear campaign against him. 

Mbalula says this is not the first time this has happened and both his Facebook and private email accounts have also been unlawfully accessed. 

The minister says attempts will be made to get to the bottom of the issue and find the hackers.

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