Top 10 Most Hated Celebrities in South Africa
Celebrities, just like the rest of us, most often showcase parts of their lives not otherwise seen in magazines or newspapers. Even though their followers can be affectionate toward them, celebrities also attract online haters. From Ntsiki Mazwai and Kelly Khumalo, you either love ’em or hate ’em. We gathered some info on some of the most popular celebrities in South Africa to determine how people really feel toward them, who’s the most hated. Want to know who tops our list of the most hated celebrities in South Africa? Continue reading to find out.
Below are the ten most hated South African celebrities
1. Oscar Pistorius
Oscar Leonard Carl Pistorius who was born 22 November 1986, is a South African former professional sprinter and convicted murderer. Both of Pistorius‘ feet had been amputated when he was 11 months old due to a congenital defect.
Oscar will probably forever be the most hated celebrity in South Africa. I mean, I’m sure you also have that little hate fo him.
2. Kelly Khumalo
Kelly Khumalo is a South African singer, actress and dancer. Khumalo is from Spruitview in the East Rand. She was named the Best Newcomer of 2005 in the Afro Pop music circuit. In May 2013, at the 19th South African Music Awards held at Sun City, she won the Best Female Artist award.
3. Ntsiki Mazwai
Defending her argument, Ntsiki Mazwai went on to mention the lack of white women’s interest in black hair, and so she sees no reason for the obsession of black women with white women.
4. Gareth Cliff
Gareth Rhydal Cliff is a South African radio and television personality. He began his professional radio career at 702, and later became the host of the breakfast show on 5FM.
He’s famous for making controversial statements and not being apologetic about them, including questioning the government for paying for Meyiwa’s burial, calling a female caller a bitch on air, and defending Sparrow’s evidently racist comment under “free speech”.
5. Steve Hofmeyer
Founder and President of CliffCentral.com, host of “The Gareth Cliff Show” and former South African Idols judge; Gareth Cliff is one of South African radio’s most prominent personalities.
In 2003 Gareth accepted an offer on 5FM where he remained for ten years and hosted the breakfast show for seven of those years.
6. Julius Malema
7. Nonhle Thema
The actress and TV personality is best known for her egoistic rants on social media and is in the habit of blowing her own trumpet. Naturally, people have developed some hatred for her.
8. Pearl Thusi
Smiso Zwane, commonly known by his stage name Okmalumkoolkat is a South African rapper and half of the rap/electronic duo Dirty Paraffin from Umlazi Township in Durban.