- Foster Mathebula works as a security officer with G4S
- He recently graduated with an LLB degree from Unisa
- He said he looks forward to starting his LLM soon
A security guard has inspired many South Africans on Twitter after graduating with an LLB degree from the University of South Africa (Unisa).
Foster Mathebula shared a picture of himself on his graduation day recently, Briefly.co.za gathered. He accompanied it with the caption:
I am Foster Noza Mathebula. Currently working as Security Officer For G4s SA. I graduated [with] my LLB Degree on the 8th of October 2018. The journey was not easy. I am going forward for LLM.
In another Twitter post, Mathebula indicated that he's originally from Gawula village in Giyani, Limpopo.
His recent posts suggest that he feels strongly about security officers being given time to pursue higher education qualifications.
Mathebula's tweet has gone viral, racking up more than 1,200 likes and 480 retweets so far. Many tweeps congratulated him on his achievement.
They praised him as a fine example of determination and wished him well as he embarks on his LLM.
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