Thandiwe Newton Says Her Name Is Zulu…..Twitter Users Reacts

Thandiwe Newton apologizes for the error in British Vogue after claiming the origin of her name is Zulu while her mother’s tribe is Shona.

Thandie is  a London-based actress who is popularly known for appearing in American and British films

She took to her Twitter account and captioned ;

“Sincerest apologies from me, for error in @BritishVogue My name ‘Thandiwe’ is Zulu, my Mother’s tribe is Shona. That’s what happens when you’re separated from your identity for so long, that you forget who you are #ZimbabweanLivesMatter”🇿🇼

Despite getting credit for her decision to now include the ‘w’ in her name,many pointed out that Thandiwe is not a Shona name.

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Written by Dineo


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