South African DJ Euphonik’s ‘Good Riddance’ insensitive tweet following Zoleka Mandela’s death has drawn ire from social media.
Zoleka Mandela, a prominent member of the revered Mandela family, sadly succumbed to cancer at the age of 43 after displaying unwavering courage throughout her prolonged battle with the disease.
Her passing sent shockwaves throughout South Africa, triggering an outpouring of tributes and heartfelt condolences across various social media platforms.
Dj Euphonik Insensitive Tweet Following Zoleka Mandela’s Death
Amidst this collective expression of mourning and empathy, DJ Euphonik’s social media activity took a drastically different turn. On his social media page, he posted a cryptic message that was widely interpreted as celebrating the passing of Zoleka Mandela. In his tweet, he wrote:
“God fetching okes in their numbers! Good Riddance.“
God fetching okes in their numbers! Good Riddance 😘
— Euphonik™♛ (@euphonik) September 26, 2023
Public Outcry on Social Media over Dj Euphonik Tweet
Euphonik’s tweet sparked an immediate and fierce backlash on social media. Many were taken aback by the timing of his post, which came mere hours after the announcement of Zoleka Mandela’s death. The consensus was that the message was highly inappropriate and deeply insensitive during a time when the nation was collectively mourning the loss of a beloved figure.
Check out some of the reactions from social media:
Asoze uyeke ubangu Mgqundu kanene Doti 🚮
I hope it’s not Zoleka you’re talking about wena Msunu
Aiibo hopefully you not referring to Zoleka
If so such a disgusting thing to say .
Oksalayo sonke sizofa and you might also be a “good riddance” to others
He’s not doing much coz here you are, I need Him to work harder 😬😬😬😬😬