Young woman, 19, follows in dad's footsteps building RDP houses

Young woman, 19, follows in dad's footsteps building RDP houses

- A teenage lady has opened up about following in her father's footsteps

- The 19-year-old woman is proud of being a builder

- She revealed that she builds RDP houses for people in need

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On Wednesday, a lady, Nomvelo Nyaba, took to the #ImStaying Facebook group to gush about continuing the legacy of her dad - who started working as a builder when he was still a teenager.

Her post read:

"I'm staying because I'll make sure I build RDP houses for everyone who is in need. My father started building houses at the age of 17, so I'm also building houses at the age of 19."
Young woman, 19, follows in dad's footsteps, builds RDP houses

Nomvelo Nyaba is a builder and she is proud of it. Photo credit: Nomvelo Nyaba/Facebook.
Source: Facebook

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Her post generated thousands of reactions in just a couple of hours and we took a look at some of the comments.

M Beryl Pillay commented:

"So awesome. Yes, you're building so that a nation to can have a home they can call their own. Well done sis."

Morwa J Mbonani added:

"Congratulations, please do teach other young fellows to build."

Rosie Garcia wrote:

"Well done! A great tradition continues. Make your dad proud!"

Another young lady who inspired South Africans is Lefentse Phokwane. reported earlier that Phokwane has become the first and only black woman to be appointed as an aircraft maintenance engineer in the country.

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