- Unathi Nkayi has pulled away from Somizi Mhlongo as a result of the negativity surrounding him following abuse claims
- Taking a stand against any form of abuse, Unathi knew she could not remain friends with someone accused of such
- Unathi celebrated R Kelly’s conviction and unfriended Somizi to further show her support in the stand against abuse of any kind
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Unathi Nkayi and Somizi Mhlongo have always been great friends, however, the negativity surrounding Somizi has left a sour taste in her mouth.
One thing Unathi does not stand for is abuse in any way, shape or form. The ongoing drama with Somizi’s ex-bae has Unathi feeling unsettled. ZAlebs reported that Unathi apparently unfriended Somizi as she does not want his negativity associated with her.
Unathi celebrated R Kelly getting what he deserved for the crimes he committed, and taking a stand against Somizi was just another way of her showing support to victims of abuse.
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