Award-winning songstress, Zahara, recently admitted that she was drinking a bottle of wine a night, and knew she needed help. Mzansi's reaction, however, shows there are people with bigger drinking problems than her.
After feeling that she's in a black hole, Zahara, one of Mzansi's most celebrated young musicians, turned to alcohol to try and find happiness.
However, she realised she had a problem and had to face it head-on. According to a report by TimesLIVE, the singer defeated her inner demons and is now five months sober.
Big ups to her for staying strong and showing us how it's done.
However, the way Mzansi reacted may be reflective of the drinking problem that South Africa has. According to a previous report, SA is the sixth heaviest drinking country in the world.
Many people commented on social media that they drink a lot more than just one bottle of wine a night.
Take a look at what some tweeps had to say:
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Briefly.co.za earlier reported that Zahara is tired of hiding the truth.
The songstress is done with lying about herself and the music industry and felt that it was time to speak out, and perhaps what happened to her here added to the stress that made her turn to drinking.
We're glad Zahara was able to deal with her problems in a positive and productive way.
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