Khanya Mkangisa admits her drinking and driving messed up her career

Khanya Mkangisa admits her drinking and driving messed up her career

- Actress and TV presenter, Khanya Mkangisa, was arrested for driving while under the influence of alcohol earlier this year

- She admitted that the incident has negatively affected her career and life

- A video showing Khanya's arrest and verbal exchange with a female police officer went viral after it surfaced on social media

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Khanya Mkangisa, local presenter and actress, made headlines after she was arrested for drinking and driving earlier this year.

A video was shared on social media that showed her arrest and the heated argument she had with a female police officer, and it soon went viral, Briefly.co.za reported.

Since then, the incident has affected Khanya's life and career negatively, as potential clients distanced themselves from her.

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TimesLIVE reports Khanya spoke to Pearl Modiadie and Thomas Msengana of Metro FM and told them that she lost out on a campaign after news of the incident broke.

"There was a campaign I was supposed to do. I got the dreaded email that due to the video that is circulating we’re gonna have to... you know... To this day, clients have taken a step back, especially the influencing work. It’s really taken a knock, which really sucks."

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The actress has admitted to and learnt from her past mistakes and decided to put what happened behind her.

"I don't like to play victim. I was in the wrong. No one should ever be driving under the influence, for whatever reason."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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