Lebani Sirenje who is a popular celebrity funeral artist got dragged on twitter after ‘his not so accurate’ painting of Mama Winnie.

Sirenje who has made a name for himself as the artist who pays tribute to late celebrities and famous figures through his art work was met with harsh reactions from social media.

Lebani appeared at Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s Soweto home to pay his respects to the late freedom fighter.

One of the people who were puzzled by the painting was South African journalist, producer, author and a radio presenter Redi Tlhabi, who asked who was that on the canvas.

Here are some of the reactions from twitter:


About Olivia Tifanny 1280 Articles
Media warehouse that ventures into different avenues within the same umbrella.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.