From domestic worker to professional nurse: Meet Thandi Ngubane

From domestic worker to professional nurse: Meet Thandi Ngubane

- Thandi Ngubane took to Twitter recently to share her inspiring story

- She said she started off as a domestic worker after her matric

- She's now a professional nurse and is pursuing a postgraduate degree

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A Johannesburg-based woman has shared how she went from being a domestic worker to a professional nurse.

Thandi Ngubane posted graduation pics of herself on Twitter recently, Briefly.co.za gathered. She accompanied them with the caption:

Post matriculation my 1st job was a domestic worker at Fourways, but it didn't define my destiny. Look at me now - a professional nurse... currently pushing a postgraduate degree in Nursing Education and Management.

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Thandi obtained her nursing degree from the University of Johannesburg. She's also pursuing her postgraduate qualification from the same institution.

In a subsequent tweet, Thandi revealed that she was raised in a shack by a single parent. Even more amazingly, she was the first in her family to obtain a degree.

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Thandi's story inspired hundreds of Mzansi netizens, racking up more than 1,200 likes in the process.

Dozens of Twitter users congratulated her and wished her well.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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