Pearl Thusi

Pearl Thusi is being dragged for joking about being in a bad space. Images via Instagram: @pearlthusi

Pearl Thusi slammed after saying her cry for help was a joke

‘Attention seeker’: Pearl left fans annoyed after insisting that she is okay after she shared a video asking for help just days before.

Pearl Thusi

Pearl Thusi is being dragged for joking about being in a bad space. Images via Instagram: @pearlthusi

South African media personality Pearl Thusi has concerned her fans and followers after sharing a video of herself crying out for help. The Queen Sono star has since come out to say that she is doing well and that the video was just a joke.

Many have since slammed her as an “attention-seeker” for joking about serious issues. Others have said that the second clip doesn’t do much to convince people that she is actually okay.

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Pearl Thusi opens up about needing a hug

Over the weekend, South African actress Pearl Thusi headed online with a worrisome clip of herself asking for a hug.

In the clip, she explained how she is going through a rough time and could do with some help.

“I don’t usually do this, but to all my friends who know where I live, I am ordering hugs from you, I just need your support cause I am going through a lot of emotional damage right now,” Pearl said.

Pearl Thusi
Pearl Thusi is making waves on social media. Image via Instagram @pearlthusi

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Following a ton of posts by concerned fans, she has shared another clip — this time claiming that the first was actually just a joke.

According to her, she is doing just fine and actually has a good thing going for herself.

Take a look below:

Mzansi is deeply concerned

In the comment section, many shared blasted her for joking about something so serious. Others wondered whether she is actually doing okay or just putting up a brave face.

“This is definitely confirmation that something is wrong. Looking for attention this way is alarming.,” one person said while another wrote:

“Cha, she wasn’t joking. This is actually one of the signs that she’s not quite okay. Hopefully she’ll be back up on her feet soon, mentally and emotionally..”

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