While we are sure Cyril Ramaphosa’s state of the nation address this evening will be gripping viewing, we suspect it may be somewhat overshadowed by another event.
— Danai Gurira (@DanaiGurira) February 15, 2018
The stars of the much-anticipated Black Panther film are due to descend on Johannesburg this evening for its South African premiere.
Among those walking the red carpet will be Kenya’s Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurira, best-known for her role in hit show The Walking Dead.
And it seems they are just as excited to head for South Africa as South Africa is to see them: