Diamond Platnumz' mother Sandra Sanura has been forced to address rumours that she believes in witchcraft.
The singer's mother has been posting photos of her grandchild and what has caught the attention of many is a black string around his left wrist that many are branding a "black charm".
Check out the photos below).
Well, one of Diamond's mother's followers identified as Ancilaassenga questioned why the baby had the charm on, raising eyebrows.
Mshamfunga dawa MUNGU mbona Ndo kila kitu, calendar imewaacha nyuma Sana bado mpo hukoo [You've already introduced this young soul to such beliefs yet God is the only protector. You're still backward],' she wrote.
The 52-year-old grandmother responded saying,
ndio zetu watandale [That's our culture].
Many people believe that such charms protect kids from evil eyes and prevent them from getting sick.
Below are reactions from Diamond's mother's fans.
ushindimaarifa Vipi kuhusu icho kifundo cheusi cha kazi gani mkononi
krasheedy @ushindimaarifa Huo ni mvuje kwa ajili ya mapepo au ilibilisi
shanizprinces @ushindimaarifa hehehehe hirizi....uuuuiii kwani huamaanisha Nini jamani?? Ama ndo bangle ya maridadi
ushindimaarifa @krasheedy kuzuia nn ukihitajika unafatwa vizuri sema tu watu hawana iman na muumba wao wanamsema kwa midom yao ila roho zao ziko kwa waganga
mama_dacotah @liliansaharan umeona mi wanangu hawaji kufungwa ushenzi Kama huo mtoto analindwa na Mungu unatamiwa kila kitu kumkabizi Mungu yaani na Tanasha kakubali upuuzi huo khaaa,mtoto anafungwa ushetani akiwa mdogo mpaka anakua anamizigo kibao,Mungu ndio kila kitu
mushi3560 @ushindimaarifa mimi mwenyewe nashangaa mtoto mzuri kifundo tena
llykejonness @ancilaassenga Even in Mombasa they do that alot when babies are born..waislam wengi hufanya hivyo ni utamaduni....hata wewe kunakitu unakiamini... ..stop being judgemental over other people's beliefs , practices and culture.