South African gospel star, Dumi Mkokstad is the latest celebrity to have to fight rumours of being gay after tabloids suggested that he was “batting for the other team”

This latest rumour comes just a few days after he told Drum magazine that he was happily single.

People interpreted this to mean “he doesn’t have a girlfriend, he must be gay” and the gospel star and television presenter is raging at these rumours. In a passionate outburst, Dumi straightened (heh) the record on Twitter when he said: