- Eddie Thinandavha is a legal administrator based in Pretoria
- He started off as a security guard and graduated from Unisa last year
- He advised South Africans not to let pride stop them from taking up low-paying jobs as a starting point
An inspiring young man based in Pretoria rose from being a security guard to a legal administrator.
Eddie Thinandavha posted two photos of himself on social media earlier this week. One showed him as a security guard and the second in his current position. He wrote:
Don’t allow pride to make you die of hunger. Take any job until you get the right job.
Briefly.co.za learned that Eddie holds a BA in Criminal Law from the University of Venda. He inspired thousands of South Africans when he graduated in October last year.
He's currently pursuing an LLB at the University of South Africa (Unisa).
His latest post similarly inspired his social media followers. They applauded him for patiently working his way up.
Others shared similar stories.
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