Celebs react to Mzansi being declared a national state of disaster due to Covid-19
Rami Chuene welcomed the measures saying that the president had finally done what citizens were asking for and offered a prayer for all freelancers who may be affected by the restrictions.
Great job Mr President! #LOCKSOUTHAFRICADOWN— Terry Pheto (@TerryPheto) March 15, 2020
Finally, that travel ban we were asking for. #CoronaVirusSA— Rami Chuene🌈🏳️🌈 (@ramichuene) March 15, 2020
Actress Masasa Mbangeni said the upcoming South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) may be cancelled and joked that the winners should be announced via WhatsApp. She encouraged her followers to stock up on supplies.
A prayer for the freelancers, session workers, the ones with no UIF benefits. Gigs being cancelled/postponed. May your employers meet you at your point of need.— Rami Chuene🌈🏳️🌈 (@ramichuene) March 15, 2020
No #SAFTAS , WhatsApp us the winners friends .— Bhut’ Masasa (@MsMasasa) March 15, 2020
Rapper Nadia Nakai said that the restrictions will have a negative impact on musicians.
Stock up on Biral! It’s vital in these dark times— Bhut’ Masasa (@MsMasasa) March 15, 2020
Artists will be going thru the most! No gatherings over 100 people!! 🙆🏾♀️— #NadiaNaked (@Nadia_nakai) March 15, 2020