The primary purpose of lobola is to build relations between the respective families, as marriage is perceived to be more than just a union between two individuals.
Lobola, by tradition, is a token of appreciation to the bride’s parents for raising a woman for the groom and should not be seen as a chance to make money.
Taking to her Instagram account, Cassper’s baby mama and partner shared a picture of herself cooking, and fans called out Cassper to pay lobola for her already since the two have been together for a while now.
Thobeka’s caption can also be said to be what triggered such a reaction. “someone send cows for my beef stew 🐃,” the fashionista wrote.
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In other news, legendary South African rapper Zola 7 has opened up on his financial struggles and is appealing to his fellow musicians in the industry to help him fund his epilepsy treatment.
City Press has revealed that his management has started a crowdfunding initiative to help sort his medical bills.
A few months ago, the rapper opened up about how he’s battling chronic epilepsy and how it almost took his life in an sit down on podcast and chill with McGee.
“I lost a lot of weight over the past year. I was extremely sick, I was home, and I was shaking. Everybody around me was scared I was going to die. I couldn’t eat well. I was eating Mageu, porridge and Fish.
“Nowadays, I have to take medication twice a day just to get by. I was very sick during that song (with Cassper), and I think we did about 25 cuts. I was fighting to look normal, but I wasn’t. I was extremely, very sick during that video.”
Many South Africans have taken to social media to declare their intention to help the artist fight his demons.