Female welder inspires Mzansi by giving her community access to water

Female welder inspires Mzansi by giving her community access to water

- A woman who works as a welder received acclaim via social media

- South Africans were impressed by her choice of profession, but also by how she assists her community

- The female welder revealed that she uses her skills to ensure that her people have access to clean water

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There are certain professions which are still dominated by males in South Africa.

The art of welding is generally not something commonly applied by females, but one young lady is a notable exception.

Shirley Moropa was celebrated via social media when South Africans discovered that she works as a welder.

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However, what they admired even more is that her skills are being used to make a difference in her community.

She shared an inspirational post on the #ImStaying Facebook group:

"I'm a lady welder I slay with rods n helmet so that our community can get clean fresh water that's why #imstaying"
Female welder inspires Mzansi by giving her community access to water

Facebook: #ImStaying
Source: Facebook

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Briefly.co.za noted the overwhelming response as the post attracted 11 000 likes and nearly 1 000 comments.

Charlene Campbell Shirley commented,

"You are a leader! Here's to raising our girls to be fearless!"

Quentin Carelse spoke from experience when he said:

"I know that world and am proud to see a woman conquer it. Well done."

Michaela Mickey Visser-Collyer added,

"What an amazingly fierce woman slaying in commonly male dominated industry, thank you for all your hard work."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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