- A young woman worked as a brick maker to earn a living
- She used those funds to pay for her tuition fees
- The young lady recently graduated with a degree and left South Africans feeling inspired
The story of a young woman's determination was shared via social media on Tuesday and went viral.
Sharon Mbabazi recently graduated with a degree in communication.
However, the thing that stood out is her journey and how she came to fund her studies.
It was revealed that Sharon previously worked as a brick maker and this helped to pay for her tuition.
Emmanuel Mukula decided to share the inspirational news via Facebook and included two striking photos - one from her brick-making past and the other at the day of graduation.
Briefly.co.za gathered that many were moved by Sharon's hard work, diligence and determination.
Christien Jacobs was moved by Sharon's hard work:
"What amazing inspiration! Go girl!"
Prisca Godlygudwil felt that determination was the key:
"Where there's a will there's a way... I tell u."
Marie Rudolph wished her well:
"Sharon Mbabazi congratulations, so proud of you, you worked hard for what you wanted, so deserving of your degree. May you be successful & enjoy a great future."
Astrid Cunningham expressed what the story meant to her:
"You’re an inspiration, well done and all good things in the future for you."
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