Plagiarism Scandal: Moja Love Accused of Stealing 'Ready to Quit' Idea

Plagiarism Scandal: Moja Love Accused of Stealing 'Ready to Quit' Idea

- Moja Love has been embroiled in a plagiarism scandal after allegedly stealing content ideas for their show Ready to Quit

- An independent filmmaker from Durban, Nandipha Mdinga, alleged that she pitched the show's ideas in September last year but they had been rejected by the channel

- She said she was surprised when Moja Love aired a similar show called Ready to Quit in December 2020

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Moja Love has been accused of stealing content ideas for their show, Ready to Quit. An independent Durban producer, Nandipha Mdinga, claimed that she pitched the ideas for the show in September last year.

It has been reported that Nandipha's proposal was rejected but she was surprised when Moja Love, Channel 157 on DStv, requested her not to promote the ideas of the show because "they were already under development".

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Plagiarism Scandal: Moja Love Accused of Stealing 'Ready to Quit' Idea
Moja Love has been accused of stealing 'Ready to Quit' ideas. Image: @readytoquitsa
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Nandipha said one of the ideas she pitched was about a show aimed at rehabilitating young people who are addicted to nyaope. ZAlebs reports that a similar show called Ready to Quit premiered on the channel in December, 2020.

The publication reports that Nandipa told Daily Sun that she was shook when she saw that they were using the same concept she pitched.

Channel Head Bokani Moyo told the publication that a show about rehabilitation had already been in the pipelines, hence they requested Nandipha not to "promote the ideas".

In other news, Briefly News reported that Cassper Nyovest took to social media recently to slam the critics who accused him of being jealous of Uncle Vinny's success.

Uncle Vinny recently threw an epic 19th birthday celebration in Braamfontein, Johannesburg. The event featured Mzansi stars such as Riky Rick, DBN Gogo, Major League DJz, Costa Tich and many others.

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The young TV presenter was praised on Twitter for his influence on the youth culture in Mzansi. Even Mufasa was impressed and called Vinny a legend. But some people on his timeline accused Cass of being jealous of the young star.

To silence his haters, the Amademoni hitmaker shared a video of himself and Vinny. In the clip taken recently, Cass tells Vinny that some people are saying he is hating on him. Vinny replied to Cass:

"Ah you can't hate on me, you know people on Twitter, eish."

Cassper then went on to tell the media personality:

"Where were these guys when you were 13 pulling me backstage saying 'Uncle Cassper can I have an interview?' Now you're shining."

Mufasa shared the video on Twitter on Sunday, 25 April.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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