- A young woman was roasted on social media for sharing her controversial theory
- In light of the new unemployment R350 grant for Covid-19 relief, she proposed that graduates receive more than this monthly amount
- Her explanation included brackets that went up to R1 500 for those with a post-graduate degree
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A woman invoked a passionate response from South Africans and incurred the wrath of many.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a R500 billion social and economic support package, amounting to around 10% of South Africa's GDP.
Ramaphosa also confirmed that government will launch a new unemployment grant amounting to R350 per month.
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In response to this, Twitter user Bonny.R (@Bonny1gp) shared a controversial theory via Twitter.
The young lady proposed that the R350 be paid to those with a matric certificate, but that graduates receive a greater amount.
Bonny suggested that academics with a diploma receive R700, university graduates get R1 000, while those with post-graduate degrees receive R 1500.
Briefly.co.za noted the strong reaction to the tweet and its fair to say, she was severely slammed.
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Ndivhuwo_969 (@Ndivhuw94802369) said,
"What a waste of good education, you really sound hollow for someone with an honours degree."
King Yandi (@KingYandisa) added,
"You getting Jobs from the non matric holders, don't belittle them. Just appreciate the R350."
Nokukhanya Ntanzi (@uNokukhanya) responded,
"What if the people with matric wanted to get degrees but weren’t able to get funding? Class doesn’t count in crises, we all eat and we all die."
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