- A woman, Angness Angel Tombo, struggled to find employment
- Instead of giving up, she took matters into her own hands and started a company
- Tombo settled on a field dominated by men but it did not stop her from making a successs
On Wednesday, a woman, Agness Angel Tombo, shared her story online and proved that nothing is impossible to those who work hard.
Tombo revealed on the #ImStaying Facebook page that she was amongst the thousands of South Africans who were struggling to find a job.
Having no other options, Tombo took a shot at starting her own company and it paid off. The hard-working woman found herself succeeding in an environment mostly dominated by men.
"After struggling looking for a job. I decided to create one for myself. l became one of the women in construction," she wrote online.
Tombo said that by starting her own business, she learnt that she capable of doing anything she put her mind to.
She believes that anyone can build a legacy if they only have enough courage to at least try. Because of her success, Tombo is now able to employ other people struggling to find a job.
Her story inspired South Africans who applauded Tombo on paving a way for herself and creating jobs in the process.
Lauren Mc Leod commented:
"Well done! This work is fantastic."
Shamla Naidoo said:
Norma McAslan added:
"Goes to show everything is possible, it just takes the will to try. Hats off to you."
Briefly.co.za previously reported on two women who have founded a creative company, that not only saves the environment but gives struggling people a means of an income.
The beautiful ladies use recycled plastic to make bricks.
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