Zapiro writes:

Speaking to Eyewitness News, Zapiro said he had to reflect the open-air toilet saga in both the Western Cape and the Free State.

“On one hand it was about people’s dignity and the lack of respect that many politicians have for people. On the other hand, it is the delivery issue – what has or has not been delivered,” 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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The Toilet Elections

PERHAPS FITTINGLY for a whole lot of reasons, these municipal elections will forever be remembered as the Toilet Elections. Zapiro gives them their due treatment.