Cassper Nyovest Apologizes For Homophobic Tweet

Cassper Nyovest has been catching heat for his controversial tweet, he tweeted back in 2012, “Wait.. Frank ocean shot a video with a male love interest?? I mean it’s one thing to be gay nigga but.. Wobona yanong.”

The tweet was dug up by friends of Twitter user Mattyyonce, who tweeted that Cassper Nyovest had allegedly hurled a homophobic comment at him when he approached the “Tito Mboweni” heat maker for a pic.

After fans expressed their anger over the derogatory tweet, the #FillUp rapper chose to apologize via social media, claiming that he supported the LGBTIQ+ community and even performed at the Gay Pride Festival.

“First of all I want to make it clear: I am not homophobic. I have no problems with gay, bisexual people, white, black…I don’t have a problem with anybody. I love everyone.”

He addressed the 2012 tweet saying it was a joke and apologized to anyone who was offended by it.”I guess it was distasteful and I would like to apologize if that offends anybody.”

Also, Cassper Nyovest addresses Mattyyonce saying Mattyyonce approached him “very very drunk” and the pair had simply joked over a photo. He apologized to Mattyyonce for any offense that was taken.

“There was something in the picture, when we took the picture and he said he ‘wanted in there’. I was joking when I said, “Hey, no homo, though. I think he took offense.”

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