- A young woman paid tribute to her grandmother via social media
- Her grandma celebrated her 101th birthday on Monday
- Her social media post went viral, as many South Africans joined in to wish her well
A young woman called on South Africans to join her in celebrating the birthday of her grandmother.
At 101 years of age, it is indeed a notable feat and social media users saluted the elderly woman for her longevity.
Dee Kay Dee took to the #ImStaying Facebook group on Monday to share the wonderful news.
Her touching post epitomised what her gogo means to her:
"Morning family, please help me to wish my grandmother a happiest birthday, she's turning 101 today..May the Almighty be with her and grant her with many more years, we still need her."
The momentous occasion was appreciated by those who came across the news. Briefly.co.za noted the overwhelming reaction, as the post went viral.
Janet Graham said,
"Happy birthday Gogo. God bless you."
Kay Shacks added,
"Happy Birthday Gogo. Wishing you many blessings and Love."
Noel Brady responded,
"Happy 101st birthday Granny (Gogo) May you enjoy many many more. I bet you have hundreds of interesting stories to tell."
Mosidi Ramosunya Nare added,
"Happy birthday to nkgono. She is a blessing."
Earlier today, Briefly.co.za reported that businessman Collen Mashawana visited the home of 70-year-old Patience Bongiwe.
The entrepreneur was so touched by her living conditions, that he vowed to build her a new house within a few weeks.
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