Mzansi shows up for student whose family could not make his graduation

Mzansi shows up for student whose family could not make his graduation

A young man took to social media to ask if someone wanted to come to his graduation because his family could not make it, and South Africans' responses gave us goosebumps.

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South Africa is often a country marked with division, however when citizens decide to stand together they can move mountains.

A young man, who has only been identified by his Twitter handle @Perzarho, invited tweeps to his graduation day.

"Anyone who would like to attend my graduation ceremony on 25th April Tshwane University of Technology TB Hall...My fam is not coming," he wrote.

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His post was met with an overwhelming response which showed ubuntu is alive and well in South Africa.

Social media users offered to be there for him on his special day and others even gave him money and their services.

Senzo Siphesihle Mabena, who goes by the Twitter handle‏ @senzo_XX, commented: "I'm doing photography at TUT Arts campus. I can bring my cam and capture you for free fam."

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Briefly.co.za gathered someone on Twitter gave money to help @Perzarho's mother attend his graduation.

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The post and responses inspired other social media users, who were left speechless by the kindness of South Africans.

The graduate took to social media to share a photo of himself on his big day and he thanked Mzansi for helping him.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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