SNAPS| How SA celebs celebrated Heritage Day

25 September 2020 - 12:05 By unathi nkanjeni
Musician and 'Idols SA' judge Unathi Nkayi in her traditional attire.
Musician and 'Idols SA' judge Unathi Nkayi in her traditional attire.
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SA's celebs did not hold back on the glam and creativity on Thursday when the country came together to celebrate Heritage Day.

Social media was flooded with snaps of South Africans dressed in their unique traditional attire to celebrate the national holiday.

On this day, South Africans are encouraged to openly and freely celebrate their culture and the diversity of their beliefs and traditions.

Local celebs stepped up their heritage fashion game and posted some fire snaps.

Here is a snapshot of some celebs who brought the fire.

Nomzamo Mbatha

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❤️ Here’s a slice of joy!

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Unathi Nkayi

Zozibini Tunzi


Dineo Langa

Shawn Mpisane 

Rami Chuene

TV personality Minnie Dlamini-Jones reposted her baby announcement picture, in which she was dressed in a traditional outfit and showing her baby bump.

Nandi Madida's son, Shaka, also showed off his outfit.

Rapper Riky Rick shared pictures of his two children in Zulu and Venda traditional attires.