A popular South African activist and author, Thando Mahlangu was kicked out of a shopping mall over the outfit he wore to the mall.
Thando Mahlangu was dressing their traditional African attire which exposed his body and in a video serving rounds online, he was engaged in a heated altercation between him and the owner of a supermarket he entered to probably buy an item.
The owner said Thando was indecently dressed as he However, the exchange ended in the favor of the owner of the supermarket as Thando eventually got himself bounced and left the supermarket.
Read their exchange below …
“You are telling me I’m not supposed to wear African [clothes] in Africa,” Mahlangu says.
“I’m saying this is a public place … I’m not allowing that here, this is my mall … right of admission is reserved,” the man responds.
Saddest reality in Africa, I was subjected to inside the @Clicks_SA store at The Boulders Shopping Center. By the center manager, who said it was his shopping complex. I was told that I'm wearing inappropriate I must go & Omega risk solutions harassed me #NdebeleTwitter pic.twitter.com/klzmTQspJO
— #WeNeedAmaNdebeleOnTV (@thandomahlangu_) March 24, 2021