Gorgeous woman graduates despite losing her eyesight and both parents

Gorgeous woman graduates despite losing her eyesight and both parents

- An uncle, @skhuw, praised his niece on her graduation

- He said she lost her dad at six years old and mom at 12 years old

- She also lost her eyesight at age 21. Despite all this, she has obtained a Bachelor's degree

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A proud uncle took to Twitter recently to praise his niece who overcame great odds to graduate from university.

@skhuw posted pictures of himself and his niece at her graduation, Briefly.co.za learned. He accompanied them with the caption:

She lost her father at the of 6, lost her mother at 12, completely lost her eyesight at 21 and today at 25, she graduated with a degree in Social Science from UKZN. Super proud of my niece and her bravery in overcoming all.

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The post touched the hearts of many South Africans on Twitter and immediately went viral, racking up 7,300 likes and 1,400 retweets so far.

Tweeps congratulated @skhuw's niece and expressed amazement that she overcame such great challenges. They referred to her as an inspiration.

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