- A man, Bongani Prince Khoza, was touched by the living conditions of a single mother of four
- Khoza managed to rally the support of his community and they built the woman a house
- The story inspired thousands on social media and he was hailed a hero
A man, Bongani Prince Khoza, and his wife secretly raised money to build a house for a woman they barely knew.
Khoza took to the #ImStaying Facebook page to detail how he and his wife were touched by the story of a single mother of four.
The mom lives in a one-bedroom shack with kids and Khoza learned about their story. She told him that she lives alone after her husband left them a long time ago.
He spoke to the local council about an RDP and they said there was no budget to build the mother a house.
So, Khoza - who is a labour worker - and his wife decided to secretly put away money and ended up saving enough to build the mom a house.
They managed to build the woman a two-bedroom house, Briefly.co.za learned.
Take a look at the post below:
The post warmed the hearts of social media users, who applauded Khoza and his community for helping the struggling mother.
Renica Ramlugan commented:
"God's blessings upon you and your family. Great heart."
Louise Kurten said:
"What a wonderful gesture you and your wife are the salt of the earth. God Bless you."
Anne-Marie Kietzmann added:
"What a wonderful inspiration you are; God willing others in your community will follow your example and do the same for their struggling neighbours."
Previously, Briefly.co.za reported that Collen Mashawana visited the home of 70-year-old Patience Bongiwe.
He was touched by her living conditions and has vowed to build the gogo a new home.
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