Land of opportunities: Saffas share what they created during lockdown

Land of opportunities: Saffas share what they created during lockdown

- Lockdown has closed some doors for people but others have used to time to open new ones

- Mashudu Modau asked tweeps to share any projects that they have started during lockdown

- Soon the thread was flooded with people congratulating him on what he has done and others sharing their own amazing projects

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Lockdown has taken a lot away from South Africa in terms of jobs and the economy but what it has given people time to pursue other projects.

Mashudu Modau (@Mashstartup) started a thread on Twitter where he asked people to share what they had built, designed or created during lockdown.

"Can we make a thread of things we built, designed or created during lockdown?"

He started it off with a platform he developed where entrepreneurs could access resources for starting and growing their businesses.

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Soon the thread had over hundreds of retweets and comments from social media users:


"Started delivering my artwork nationally. Beaded wall art by SereMhani Creations. For orders or queries contact us at."


"I got @SymphoniseC registered as an accredited training provider, created their new website and developed two e-learning courses, on top of those already delivered as virtual classes."


"@lamoola_app Beauty Treatments at your doorstep with one click. Digitizing the informal sector of small business in beauty industry."

Earlier, reported that Facebook group #ImStaying is making waves once again after group member RenneckProvide RoseUniquemunhle Mrkhoza shared a compilation of pictures with a brief caption proudly showing off his two jobs. The #ImStaying group's intent is to focus on the people, beauty and positivity in South Africa and they did just that with this post.

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Mrkhoza shared pictures of him in his nurse's uniform followed by images of him doing manual labour as a builder.

Land of opportunities: Saffas share what they created during lockdown

Facebook user RenneckProvide RoseUniquemunhle Mrkhoza has two very different jobs. Photo source: Facebook/@RenneckProvide RoseUniquemunhle Mrkhoza
Source: Facebook

He captioned the images with:

"I'm a professional nurse but I don't limit my abilities, take care of your talents and they will take good care of you!!!"

In other news, A man, Ayanda Mbatha, could not be prouder of his girlfriend, Thando Nkabinde. The proud boyfriend revealed his bae is one intelligent young lady.

In a post, which was shared by Facebook group Varsity World, Mbatha revealed Nkabinde managed to graduate during lockdown.

However, it is not her first or even second degree - Nkabinde secured her third degree at the Vaal University of Technology.

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