I have learned a new word! Rico Schacherl’s cartoon in the Daily Maverick refers to a news story—basically, the US has accused South Africa of supplying Russia with military supplies for its war in Ukraine, which South Africa denies.
SA is definitely the world's largest producer of “fokol”...@ricoschacherlMay 3, 2017
Defense Minister Thandi Modise said “We put fokol, nothing, onto that ship.”
So, what is “fokol”?
The parliament was considering with the language was parliamentary. “In my home town it means nothing,”, the minister said.
I don’t know under what circumstances I could use this new word, but I learned a new word.