Shamiso Has Been Ghosted!

The MTV star speaks out

By  | Aug 18, 2021, 11:59 AM

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There’s nothing nice about ghosts. At their worst, they are scary as hell and at their best, we are never sure if they are even here. That’s why the concept of ghosting is one most of us wish we never find ourselves in. Sharing some insight on the concept of ghosting people, as the host of the latest MTV reality show, Ghosted: Love Gone Missing, Shamiso Mosaka gave us the 411.

If this is the first time you are hearing about people - that are very much alive - becoming ghosts, then where have you been? If you are on social media, the term is probably not new to you. 

Ghosting is explained by MTV as being the practice of ending a personal relationship with someone suddenly, and without explanation, withdrawing from all communication.

In other words, becoming Casper the Ghost, missus “Now you see me, Now you don’t! At its core, the practice is just plain rude. Why would you just cut people off without explanation or at least a goodbye? Does giving people closure bother you that much? However, beneath the surface, the act of ghosting people is tied to deeper psychological factors that have to do with the kind of person you are.

Since most people won’t volunteer to read about it, MTV decided to give Mzansi a reality show to help them see the effects of being ghosted on people and help the country understand the rationale used by people who ghost others.

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