In the picture, the award winning actress can be seen showing her belly and behind her is a pregnancy scanner ultrasound. The caption read: "Every performance deserves an award" - which didn't help quieten the pregnancy rumour.
On social media, Khanyi later stated that she is not pregnant and that the caption implied that her recent acting award was for that specific scene.
This is what the Twitter streets had to say about Khanyi's latest post.
Most celebrities are usually thrown with all sorts of rumours, whilst some are bound to get riled up, others have come to accept that the nature of celeb culture is filled with rumours galore!
Mzansi's self proclaimed diamond, Minnie Dlamini - Jones, is no stranger to gossip mongers.
Right off the heels of marrying her sweetheart, Quinton Jones. A large number of her followers bombarded her with pregnancy inquiries.
Instead of lashing out, Minnie publicly stated that, children are definitely on their cards and further requested that they should granted some privacy and respect.
During this year's social event, the J&B Met in Cape Town, the television presenter and businesswoman wore a bronze shimmery dress that further sparked pregnancy rumours.
Upon close inspection, the media personality sure does look preggies but later laid the rumours to rest.
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