Bonang Matheba advise SA to try hard to adhere to the Covid-19 regulations When Mzansi celebs react to Cyril Ramaphosa’s ‘family meeting’.

Bonang Matheba advise SA to try hard to adhere to the Covid-19 regulations.


Mzansi celebrities have added their voices to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s latest restrictions and plea for South Africans to stick to regulations set in situ to assist curb the spread of Covid-19 because the country navigates the second wave.

The president announced additional hotspots and tightened existing level one restrictions on Monday night.

Ramaphosa announced that the Sarah Baartman District and therefore the Garden Route district were now hotspots and will follow an equivalent rules and regulations that were recently implemented for Mandela Bay.

He also implemented some level 1 nationwide restrictions like an amended curfew, amended restaurant operating hours, amended alcohol sale times and therefore the closure of some beaches and parks.

Celebrities like Bonang Matheba, LootLove, Siv Ngesi, Ayanda Thabethe were among those that shared their thoughts on Twitter after the president’s speech.

Bonang reminded her followers that they need to believe the doctors and cling to the regulations announced.

“Let’s consider our doctors and nurses. If we make this one sacrifice, our days are going to be better!” she said.

She also encouraged people to wear masks, wash their hands and social distance, adding that she was hopeful that the country would pull through this difficult time.

“We can do that guys … Masks … 200 people per gathering … Wash hands. Closed beaches & parks. Let’s lookout of every other … Please!”


LootLove was particularly touched when the president said, “Unless we do things differently, this will be the last Christmas for many, many South Africans …”


The Metro FM radio personality joined many others that felt the president was “dragging” the country for having been reckless. However, she added that he was within his rights to do so, seeing how many people had disappointed him by failing to do the bare minimum he had asked for such as social distancing, wearing a mask and washing their hands.

Other celebs welcomed the extra restrictions, while others had commentary on different parts of the president’s speech.

Here are a number of the reactions below