Oneida Cooper Bio, Wiki
Oneida Cooper is a South African model, psychologist, and former swimmer for the South Africa national team. She is an aspiring contestant for Miss South Africa 2020. Oneida is being dragged online for comments she made about women and the use of the n-word.
She is currently 27 years old as of 2020 and was born on March 1, 1993.
Oneida Cooper Career
She is a clinical psychologist, model, and a former swimmer for the South Africa national team. She submitted a bid to contest in Miss South Africa 2020 contest.
Oneida Cooper Racism allegations
Oneida Cooper is being dragged online for comments she made about women and the use of the n-word. “S/o to them dumb b****hes that get pregnant by them wana be thug a** n****s that dropped out of…,” she wrote in one post.
Social media users say, Oneida, who is a former professional swimmer, is not fit to represent women or South Africans. Oneida-gate comes one day after Bianca Schoombee withdrew her entry from the competition after tweets she made six years ago were labelled racist and offensive.
She has since apologised for her comments. ‘Oneida Cooper Must Fall’ was trending at number one on Thursday morning. She is yet to make a statement, but Twitter users had a lot to say.
— Oneida Cooper (@Oneida_Cooper) May 17, 2020
Her father is Doctor Sathasivan Cooper who was a political prisoner at Robben Island during the apartheid era while her mother is Carol Wilson. Oneida Cooper has a brother whose name is Athisten Cooper.
She has already set her Instagram to private. She writes that she is a Former 🇿🇦 swimmer, Clinical Psych & Women’s studies the University of New Hampshire 🇺🇸 Owner of @coopers_aquatics and Founder @makingwavestogether_sa