PETALING JAYA: Motivational speaker Prof Datuk Dr Muhaya Mohamad has apologised for her video during which she suggested ladies to behave a “little dense” to search out love.
The ophthalmologist additionally stated that the almost one-minute video clip, which had courted criticism from many, was taken from a 45-minute session that went stay on her social media channels on Feb 6.
Dr Muhaya stated that the stay session, entitled “Between Love and Ambition” was to reply questions on Fb from ladies who’re caught between pursuing their profession, discovering love and having a household.
“Technically, that is an previous video. Nevertheless, I perceive that the clip, which had been edited to 56 seconds, has led to emotions of uneasiness in the neighborhood, particularly amongst ladies, and has even raised a lot debate, division and suspicion.
“I take duty and want to challenge an apology over the misunderstanding that has emerged.
“I additionally want to document my highest due to all who’ve proven concern, together with the media, family and friends members, ” she stated in a Fb publish on Thursday (June 10).
Dr Muhaya added that those that wished to get a deeper rationalization on the difficulty may view the video on her YouTube channel at Prof Muhaya TV.
“I’m additionally a girl, spouse, mom and grandmother, and have a profession. I’ll at all times assist and pray for ladies to realize nice heights and to search out heavenly happiness, ” she stated.
Within the video which went viral, Dr Muhaya had prompt that single, single ladies in search of love should “act a bit dumb” as males like ladies who’re “damsels in misery”.
She additionally stated that girls who’re pushed and bold have excessive testosterone ranges and wouldn’t have the ability to discover a husband.