Limpopo dance musician Makhadzi has found herself having to apologize after getting body-shamed online.
This follows after a photographer shared photos of the songstress performing on stage that shows her dark inner thighs.
The post gained momentum and social media users started to body-shame her. One user who was slammed shared the image and captioned it: “This combo and water its importantar,”
After making it to Twitter trends, Makhadzi released a statement to apologize and slam the photographers intensions.
“I would like to apologise to all my fans if only if you really disappointed about these pictures, there were lots of beautiful pictures that a cameraman could have posted, but he chose to post this to promote his brand but forgetting the damage he is doing to my soul. I know I am strong and all this will pass. Unfortunately, I cannot change my inner part. I am like this and I am proud…”
Social media defends Makhadzi
Many people have since come to her defense while offering words of encouragement and support.