‘Yah, and the Baboons like soccer too much so they want to play with human heads.’
South African actor and playwright Rajesh Gopie has come under fire for a response posted on social media.
Gopie’s statement was a response towards the violence that ensued at the Moses Mabidha stadium on Saturday.
The post read: “Yah, and the Baboons like soccer too much so they want to play with human heads”.
Shortly after, an apology was made public and the post was removed.
Rajesh Gopie denied being racist or having any racial intention with his post.