He was asked about the case by a White House reporter.
Braxton co-hosted the daytime talk show from 2013 to 2016.
The artist says he wanted to bring attention to Hart’s “Hollow Apology.”
The company acknowledged the “distress” its design caused.
Fans criticized the talk show host for telling Mo’Nique to play the Hollywood game.
“We deeply apologize,” BET said in a statement Monday.
“I’m sorry, both for my poor judgment when I was young, and for not speaking out sooner.”
“Yes this happened. I wish it was better,” the comedian tweeted.
The talk show host admitted taking painkillers before Thursday’s show.
“I just want to tell you I’m sorry,” Atlanta rapper said.
“We abhor all forms of racism and racist imagery,” the fashion house said.
Comedian says he’s fine if Oscars hosting gig “goes away.”