Rural choir calms down passengers in plane grounded due to bad weather

Rural choir calms down passengers in plane grounded due to bad weather

- A flight from Johannesburg to Mexico was grounded for one hour and thirty minutes due to unforeseen circumstances

- Just as passengers grew frustrated, the Ndlovu Youth Choir delivered an impromptu performance to pick up everyone’s spirits

- The beautiful moment was caught on camera and shared via social media

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The feeling of excitement soon turned to angst for passengers aboard a flight from Johannesburg to Mexico.

The air-plane was grounded to determine refuelling options and due to inclement weather conditions.

Just as frustration grew amongst passengers, the Ndlovu Youth Choir surprised everyone with an impromptu performance.

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One of the passengers, Kristoffer Greyling, filmed the beautiful moment and shared it via Facebook. noted the huge impact the group had on the passengers as summed up by Greyling: “This choir has been an absolute blessing. I freaking love my country!!! So beautiful. I am so touched.”

Good Things Guy reported that the choir hails from Moutse – a rural village in Limpopo.

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The choir is a product of the Ndlovu Care Group, which was originally founded by Dr. Hugo Templeman in 1994.

It started out as an after-school activity, but has transformed into a world-class choir, transporting its members from the dusty streets of Moutse to international cities around the world.

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