South African Comedian, Television Personality, Radio host and actor, Lasizwe Dambuza, whose real name is Thulasizwe Siphiwe Dambuza, was slammed on Twitter after taking a photo with disgraced muso Arthur Mafokate.
Local actress, television host and artist, Khanyi Mbau, who is Lasizwe’s sister, came to her younger brother’s defence after Lasizwe was also criticized for taking a photo with Mafokate.
Actress, Nomzamo Mbatha, who is also a humanitarian and an advocate for Women & Children’s rights, was also slammed on Twitter after she posted her photo with Arthur Mafokate.
Twitter user @SbohSibisi tagged Lasizwe in a tweet saying: “@lasizwe is actually retweeting tweets of people calling Nomzamo out lol”.
He is a child, when an adult calls him for a picture it would be hard for him to decline! I don’t think he meant any harm but just being a child. It was a moment of ignorance. Forgive him https://t.co/MazoB5Knwq— KHANYI MBAU (@MbauReloaded) January 13, 2019
Zita Zimande is a sports news journalist from the University of Johannesburg. Besides being a sports fanatic, she loves to cook during her spare time.