- A man took to social media to share his success story
- He grew up poor but managed to work hard and study all the way to a Master's degree
- Social media users were inspired by his post
A man shared his inspiring journey to success on social media. He posted two pictures, one showing his days as a struggling matriculant and another showing him graduating with a Master's degree. Many social media users were encouraged by his story.
Twitter user Shumani shared the two photos along with the caption:
"Every time when I start reflecting on my journey, these two pics summarise everything. 2011 (Grade 12) vs 2017 (Masters graduation)"
The post went viral online with over 15 000 likes. Twitter user MABINA_RHULANI said:
"Shumani, so glad to know you through Zam. You are such a humble young man and surely your path will be blessed. I know just how much you are fond of your mom. Keep shining"
"And am sure some folks didn't take you seriously in life! They judged you. You inspiration man"
"It's called determination, discipline and commitment which driven by oriented goals, now hit PhD. Congratulations"
"Anything is possible, I hope the younger generation gets inspired.. You such an inspiration"
"Congratulations on your achievement and well done to your Mum too. Best for the journey ahead"
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