Actress Ntando Duma has defended herself from backlash after she hosted a birthday party for her daughter while the country is under lockdown.
As infection rate rises in Mzansi, government imposed lockdown restriction to citizens. Public events are restricted but the Ntando hosted family birthday party with farther of her child, Junior de Rocka for their little one, Sbahle.
After sharing pictures of party in Twitter, some followers slammed her for disobey government laws concerning lockdown rules, as well being careless from what hospital struggling to maintain pandemic’s victims.
Ntando responded to the criticism on Monday, confirming that she had family over for the celebration, but said everyone “had stayed covered and protected while at it”.
“For those who were/are concerned and in disbelief that we (Sbahle’s dad & I) hosted our daughter her dream birthday celebration during lockdown. Yes! We definitely did that with family members as we stayed covered and protected while at it.”
She told those concerned to “focus”.
She told her critics to not be “fooled by décor and say we risked our lives and health for some fun”, and said her child could have what she want