ANC government honours madala who celebrated his 121st birthday

ANC government honours madala who celebrated his 121st birthday

- A woman, Simangele UmaMkhize Mthethwa, recently revealed that her grandfather turned 121 years old

- Her post caught the attention of thousands of South Africans who wished him a happy birthday

- The local mayor has since heard about Mthethwa's granddad and he paid him a special visit

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The government has honoured a man who turned 121 years old recently. According to the man's granddaughter, Simangele UmaMkhize Mthethwa, the old man received a very special visit.

Briefly.co.za previously reported thata proud Mthethwa took to social media to wish her grandfather a happy 121st birthday.

She also posted a picture of the elderly man looking snazzy and alert in his incredible old age. Mthetwa gave an update on her granddad's special day on the #ImStaying Facebook page on Wednesday.

The granddaughter revealed he received a visit from the local mayor who brought a cake and gifts for the centenarian.

Mthethwa's post read:

"Thanks South Africa for best wishes, the local municipality mayor visited umkhulu to celebrate his 121 birthday. They brought a cake and gifts for him and ugogo. Thank you once again."

Take a look at the post below:

ANC government honours madala who celebrated his 121st birthday

Screenshot of Simangele UmaMkhize Mthethwa's Facebook post.
Source: Facebook

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South Africans were happy to see the local government reaching out to its special citizens.

Sharé Makier commented:

"This is amazing. Mkhulu may you be blessed with good health and more happy years."

Madaleen Lourens added:

"So heartwarming. Happy Birthday."

Briefly.co.za recently reported on another man who celebrated a birthday. Fredie Blom turned 116 years old last week and he revealed his only birthday wish.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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