In a statement on social media, Thabang said that he was grateful for the gesture, but he felt that it was not appropriate for him to accept the gift.
“I am not comfortable accepting the gift,” Thabang said. “I appreciate the thoughtfulness of the fans.
Thabang’s decision to reject the gift has been met with mixed reactions from fans. Some fans have praised Thabang for his decision, while others have criticized him for being ungrateful.
“I think Thabang did the right thing,” said one fan. “He doesn’t want to send the wrong message to fans, and he doesn’t want to put Khosi in an awkward position.”
“I think Thabang is being too sensitive,” said another fan. “It was just a gift from fans. He should have just accepted it.”
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