- Simphiwe Dana feels that President Cyril Ramaphosa has not done anything to protect the entertainment industry from the economic impact of the pandemic
- Taking to social media, Simphiwe called out the President and aired her frustrations
- Simphiwe believes that politicians are not doing their jobs properly and that something needs to change
Simphiwe Dana, along with many others, is tired of the entertainment industry being ignored. There has been little to no assistance given to the industry during the global pandemic and patience are wearing thin.
Taking to social media with a lot of frustration, Simphiwe called out President Cyril Ramaphosa for not having done anything to help the entertainment industry. She is tired of waiting and seeing so many cripple.
“I’m also quite unimpressed with how our president has ignored the arts during this pandemic. But he will be ‘shocked’ when things completely fall apart in this sector.”
Simphiwe then went on to state that politics needs to be taken a little more seriously and with some sincerity. Things are not getting done because the passion and care have been lost, in Simphiwe’s opinion.
“The thing about politics. It can’t just be a job. Same for the arts.”
Artists, actors and many others have lost their homes, businesses and some are even unable to put food on their family’s tables as a result of the economic impact of the dreaded Covid-19.
Briefly.co.za previously reported that not so long ago, South African singer Simphiwe Dana came out to Mzansi and announced that she was gay. Now, Simphiwe is going to get married to her lover Pumeza Matshikiza.
The lovely couple has decided to put a ring on it. Simphiwe found love with the opera singer Pumeza and now they are taking their relationship to the next level. Simphiwe took to Twitter to share a series of pictures, announcing the positive news.
In the pictures, Simphiwe and Pumeza are wearing beautiful but simple engagement rings that have green stones. They were congratulated by fans for taking the big step of commitment.
It was also reported that Simphiwe Dana got dragged on social media after she revealed that she makes her nannies wash her clothes and white linen with their own hands. The singer shared that she only lets her nannies wash her kids' clothes with a washing machine.
The musician took to Twitter on Saturday, 30 January to respond to a tweet by radio personality Anele Mdoda. Anele had shared that her "deputy nanny" ruined her dress by washing it in the washing machine.
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