MISS South Africa has received backlash on social media for giving food to underprivileged children wearing latex gloves.

Nel-Peters was a volunteer at a Maslow Hotel soup kitchen, that was handing over food to 300 kids at a children’s home in Ikageng Soweto.

According to Nel-Peters, everyone at the event was wearing gloves for hygienic purposes as they were dealing with food.

Following the accident Nel-Peters posted a video on Twitter to provide clarity on the gloves issue, “To everyone asking about the gloves, I truly hope that you’ll hear my heart and understand that it came from a place of wanting to do good.”

Twitter was having none-of-it, as they expressed anger over the latex gloves and going to the point of calling her racist.

 

 

 

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