South African artist Ntsiki Mazwai shocked Twitter users when she revealed that she was raped by kwaito artist, Brickz.
Taking to Twitter, Mazwai claimed that she had been a victim of Brickz.
Brickz was found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl in 2013. He raped her inside his home.
“I was also raped by Brickz,” she wrote. Mazwai used the hashtag Break The Silence.
While Mazwai spoke out about the alleged rape, many users didn’t understand why she was only speaking up about the incident now.
Others claimed that she was only doing it to get attention.
Mazwai responded to the string of responses to her tweet, saying, “I see all these men coming to my tl trying to make me feel like a dirty liar….it’s so deep.”
She went on to say, “Society is the ONLY reason women don’t report rape.”