"I Will Take Care of Her": Man Who Endured Poverty as a Kid Builds Mom New House

"I Will Take Care of Her": Man Who Endured Poverty as a Kid Builds Mom New House

- A young man has graciously thanked his mama for enduring all the hard times, lovingly building her a new home

- The young man shared that the pair had spent much of his childhood living in absolute poverty, but felt it time to show his brave mom some appreciation

- Mzansi social media users adored the big gesture of appreciation and took to the comments section, sharing their reactions

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A man took to social media to share his story and left Mzansi inspired. The young man has just built his deserving mom a brand-new home.

‘I Would Take Care of Her’: Man Who Endured Poverty as a Kid Builds Mom New House
This local man has thanked his mom. Images: @karidas_/Twitter
Source: Twitter

Taking to Twitter to share the news, @karidas_ shared his heart-warming story of the journey to success. He's shared that he grew up in poverty, often hearing his mom cry late at night at the thought of not being able to take care of her little boy.

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Growing up in poverty

Some nights, there just wasn't any food left. He would often hear his mom crying herself to sleep, trying to disguise her cries in her pillow for her son not to hear.

Since those days the young man has gone on to achieve great success in his personal life and is now taking care of his mom.

He's thanked God for His Grace because that is how he was able to gift her a beautiful house on Mothers Day.

Social media reactions

Social media users were impressed by the thoughtful young man. They took to the comments section, showing him much love and appreciation for all the good care he has been taking care of his mom.

Check out some of the reactions below:

@esihlestates said:

"Take care of your mom, God will take care of the hustle."

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@VusiSambo said:

"We truly do not express our gratefulness to our single-parenting moms once we have found our feet. Kudos to you, my brother."

@MaBlerh said:

"In IsiZulu we say, makwande la ocaphune khona."

@akholiwe said:

"This is beautiful. While she is still alive so she can enjoy it."

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More news on moms receiving appreciation

In some more news about South African's showing love to their moms, Briefly News previously reported that Moshe Ndiki took to Instagram to praise his mother on her birthday.

He wrote a lengthy post thanking his mom for everything that she had done for him. He also said that she is the true definition of a mother and listed all the amazing attributes that make her the ideal mom.

"Yho mama Wam, what can I say ... I owe you everything, you’re the reason for my success, the person I am, the love I have and give to people , the strength and resilience, my humour my heart, I owe it all to you. Thank you mama Wam, you’re the true definition of a mother."

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There’s so much I still want to do for you and by God's grace, I will. I love you nana wam and happy birthday."

A message from her grateful son-in-law

His husband Phelo Bala also took to Instagram to praise his mother-in-law.

“Happiest birthday to my mother-in-law! You’re simply the best. Destiny couldn’t have chosen a better woman to call my other mother. I love you to the moon and back Mam’ Lee!!!” he posted.

Social media reactions


"Thank Mami dearest I'm out of words for the love you show to your child as outsiders we can't comment" bellamaso: "Happy birthday to the Queen."


"You are a beautiful person period kept looking at you from all angles and hence my assertion that you are a beautiful being outside and inside I put it to you that it's true."

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