Musa Mthombeni. (PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES/GALLO IMAGES).
Former child star Dr
Musa Mthombeni’s mom’s goal for the new year is to have grandchildren.
In a Whatsapp message
thread shared by Musa on his Instagram page, his mother told him that she is
“fasting and praying” for grandchildren.
“I just pray and fast
for grandkids in 2020 bathong,” she told her son.
This was after Musa reminded
her to go for annual check ups with a cardiologist and gynae.
“Mam’Mthombeni is back
to fighting me as usual. All I did was request her to go for a medical check up
because honestly our parents are getting old and these diseases don’t just
happen over night, they’re slow so we must find them before they cause
damage... kanti!!! Will there ever be an interaction that doesn’t end with
“fasting for grandchildren [sic],” he captioned a screenshot of their
The doctor then
encouraged everyone to address these uncomfortable topics with their parents as
it is better to be safe than sorry.
“With that said, speak
to your parents about their health and their life policies and funeral covers
and all that very uncomfortable stuff. Don’t be caught by surprise. #DoctorsOrders”
Musa has in
the past expressed his interest actress Thuso Mbedu. Even though dating rumours
sparked when they shared a photo at the 2018 South African Film and Television
Awards (SAFTA's), Musa said he was still single.