- Janke Eagar took to Facebook to shower praise on Queen Maria, she started working for her family at the age of 19
- At 90, although retired, she is still part of the family and often pops by for a visit having helped raise three generations
- The post racked up over 14 000 reactions and almost 1 000 comments, showering the gogo with praise
Janke Eagar took to Facebook to shower praise on Queen Maria, a 90-year-old gogo who has worked for her family since she was 19.
She helped raise three generations and has become a member of the family, now retired she often stops by to visit.
Janke shared the amazing post in the #ImStaying group on Facebook:
"Our Queen Mariastill going strong at 90! Been with our family since she’s been 19 years old & our Rock! She’s raised 3 generations and Happily retired now but always Pops in for a surprise visit #ImStaying."
Here are some reactions from Facebook users to the post which has clocked up over 13 000 likes and hundreds of comments:
"Love your story. . Bravo Gugu I'm sure the family look after you very well."
Diane De Lange:
"What a special moment with gogo. I can just see the love between you all. May the Lord bless you all ❤"
"You guys were so blessed to be reared by such an awesome woman..May God bless you all..Its love that makes the world go round!"
"Those Gogos are the rock of our nation and should be immortalized on our banknotes The Rand should be changed to the Gogo."
"Now that would be one hell of a strong currency."
Earlier, Briefly.co.za reported that a throwback post praising Okuhle Mose, a 9-year-old South African who won 1st place at the Euro Dance Festival in 2019.
She had managed to outperform dancers from all over the world and her achievement has not gone unnoticed.
The pic was shared in the #ImStaying group on Facebook where people showered the post with love, praising the girl for her achievement.
"9-year-old Okuhle Mose from made South Africa Proud by winning 1st place in hip hop section at Euro Dance Festival 2019 in Serbia."
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