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WATCH: Natasha Thahane FINALLY addresses R1M bursary scandal

Natasha <a class=Thahane smiling for the camera"/>Entertainer Natasha Thahane is presently eliminating any confusion, in the wake of uncovering that she got countless rands to go towards her investigations at a worldwide acting foundation. 

During a meeting with on Podcast and Chill with MacG, Thahane let it slip that Baleka Mbete capitalized on her leverage to make her asset towards her educational expenses, which through and through came to more than R1 million. Thahane is the granddaughter of Archbishop Desmond Tutu. 

At that point, Mbete was the Speaker of Parliament and the African National Congress (ANC) executive. 

Thahane quit from her job as Amu on the hit Mzansi Magic soapie The Queen to additional her examinations in 2017 and enlisted for a one-year course at the New York Film Academy. She breezed through with no problem at all and presently part of a first class gathering of NYFA graduated class including Damon Wayans, Insecure maker Issa Rae and the late Glee star Naya Rivera. At the point when she landed in Mzansi, Thahane set it all up, stowing a job on the jail show Lockdown and proceeded to star in the hit Netflix high schooler series Blood and Water. 


All things considered, in one of two video cuts posted on her Twitter page, Natasha Thahane concedes that she might have distorted the degree of her relationship with Mbete. Thahane says Mbete was in a gathering and basically moved toward her with regards to subsidizing choices as she had been acknowledged at the New York Film Academy. 

"She then, at that point, informed me to investigate the Department with respect to Sports and Arts and Culture since they have subsidizing openings. That was my first discussion and last discussion with her. She didn't settle on any decisions for my sake and didn't send any messages for my benefit and I am sorry for weakening the whole situation since I caused it to seem like I had an individual relationship with her" 

Natasha Thahane 

Thahane further explains the sum that she got from the office – R350 000. She repeated that the remainder of her subsidizing she got from her grandma's sister, who consented to advance her the cash from her retirement.

WATCH: Natasha Thahane FINALLY addresses R1M bursary scandal (

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