Mzansi opens up about fears as #SymptomsOfGwababa dominate Twitter
From not speaking up during a work meeting, calling a crush only to hang up before they pick up, to sending a message either to your boss to ask for a raise but putting down after two rings - these are some of the many things tweeps have done and opportunities they missed out on, thanks to igwababa.
Igwababa, which loosely translates to fear, has paralysed a lot of tweeps and has made them lose out on new opportunities, including scoring a date with a crush.
Tweeps are after all humans, who go through life like the rest of us.
Here are some of their hilarious stories.