- A mother has shared a story about hope on social media
- Her daughter failed university for the first time but she still remained proud of her
- Their sweet story touched many social media users
A mother has taken to social media to gush about her daughter's achievements. The 23-year-old has a BCom Accounting degree and aims to be a Chartered Accountant.
Tebello Mofokeng took to the #ImStaying group on Facebook to share her story.Last year, while studying BCom Accounting Honours at University of Free State, her daughter failed. It was her first time she had ever failed anything. She lost her bursary.
"As a single parent I understood why she was disappointed because now I have to pay for her fees, accommodation and food.For accommodation she has to stay off campus and it is very expensive but I assured her that now this is my time to pay and make sure that her dream would materialise"
The mother went on to say that failure was a second chance to do better.
"Nombulelo my child I love you and you are the best daughter ever.I will doing everything it takes to see you being a CA.You are already there"
She encouraged other single mothers to motivate their kids and be role models.
"Even in this situation God is still God.This is temporary"
Social media users loved the positive post. Facebook user Raisibe Lillian Kekana said:
"It will never be a full life without the challenges she is a winner already but getting up and dust herself and move on you gooo gal heading for her goal she is looking at the price"
Pheliswa Busika said:
"There's nothing impossible with God mntanam, God will carry the two of you Super Mom. We will definitely lift you up with prayer. Good luck to her"
Bobby Modirwa said:
"Rise up and dust yourself girl, it's not a denial it's just a delay. You were made for this"
Thandiwe Princess Njephe said:
"The same thing happened to me in 2018 I failed my honours and I only came back this year to do it at, I also don't have funding but God always make a way"
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