Rebecca’s confession on Yim’ Lo shines light on unemployment in SA
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night’s episode of Mzansi Magic’s confessions show, Yim’ Lo, left a lot of
viewers emotional after Rebecca’s confession.
21-year-old woman from Winterveld in Pretoria asked host Dineo Ranaka to help
her come clean to her family about sleeping with several men for money.
Rebecca, whose mother has passed on, uses the money to take care of her unemployed
family members. To add to her worries, her grandmother has breast cancer and Rebecca
has to pay for the medication.
a change, tweeps were empathetic to Rebecca’s situation and didn’t judge her.
Most people came forward to share how the high rate of unemployment in South
Africa could lead to such situations, while others blamed her family for
depending on her.