9 celebs give their opinion on True Love cover controversy

2016-05-23 16:39


Lerato Kganyago - Instagram
Lerato Kganyago (Photo: Instagram)

Cape Town - Local stars took to Twitter to share their views on the True Love cover controversy.

Twitter went into overdrive on Monday when fans pointed out that Lerato Kganyago's cover shot on the June issue of the mag looked heavily Photoshopped. (Read the full story here.)

By Monday afternoon more than 41 000 tweets had been sent out about the topic.

Everyone had something to say including the celebs themselves.

See their tweets here:

1. Professional photographer, Anele Papu pointed out the importance of high production quality.

2. Nomzamo emphasised how Lerato’s very personal message has been overlooked because of all the negativity.

3. Bonang shared the same sentiment.

4. Khanya Mkgangiso expressed her admiration for how women have come together to raise awareness about the bigger picture.

5. Nadia Nakai expressed her disappoinment in the magazine.

6. Thando Thabethe told Lerato how beautiful she is.

7. And so did Terry Pheto. Amen!

8. Phumzile Van Damme raised some important issues about the beauty standards imposed on woman.

9. Simphiwe Dana also raised some important issues.

See True Love's response to the controversy here.

*The Juice is part of Media24, a subsidiary of Naspers, who also publishes True Love.