- A woman shared the inspiring story of a multi-lingual petrol attendant
- The attendant can speak all 11 official languages
- He also learned several phrases in other languages, including French and Spanish
On Monday, a woman, Vanessa E. Smeets, took to the #ImStaying Facebook page to share the story of Wilson Chauke.
Briefly.co.za learned Chauke is a BP petrol attendant who can speak multiple languages. According to Smeets' post, Chauke can speak all 11 official languages.
He also picked up several phrases from European languages like French, Spanish and Greek.
The post read:
"So proud of my petrol attendant, Wilson Chauke. I told the Pretoria News about his incredible talent for languages. He speaks all 11 official ones and can say several phrases in plenty others: Turkish, French, Greek, Spanish... just by learning from his clients."
Chauke's story had social media users in awe and a lady, Sisanda Nomusa Qwabe-Coutaud, even offered him a job.
According to her Facebook profile, Qwabe-Coutaud is the CEO of the Black Excellence Network.
She wrote in the comment section:
"Can I please be connected with Brother Wilson, I would like to give him an opportunity at our television company Galaxy Universal Network to translate news to other languages, thank you."
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