Jessica Leandra

Another major disaster for a generic modern model

Another model has landed herself in hot water, this time for bragging on Twitter about bribing a Johannesburg metro police officer.

Too easily we lose sight of our cattle

Nikiwe Bikitsha describes how disturbing it was to watch Jessica Leandra dos Santos and Tshidi Thamana at their kiss-and-make-up press conference.

Heads roll as racism boils over on Facebook and Twitter

A student has been suspended from a Cape university and a security firm employee faces censure after posting racist remarks on social networks.

Another model left shamefaced over racist tweet

Another model has apologised after tweeting, in response to Jessica Leandra dos Santos' racist post, that she wished all white people were dead.

Jessica Leandra and the racist tweet

Forget Helen Zille's Twitter foibles. A once obscure baby-faced model has rocketed to notoriety after throwing THAT K-word around in a tweet.

FHM model’s racist tweet ignites anger

South Africans on Twitter have been left seething after a racist tweet by FHM model Jessica Leandra made the rounds.

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