Umhlogomeli wabadala Ongumgcugcuzeli

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Umtloli u-Jo Anne Smetherham usitjela bona kwakunjani kuye, ukukhulumisana nezalukazi ezisithandathu zeKhayelitjha, eKapa, boke ebavela ehlanganweni engasi ngeyakarhulumende/i- non-government organisation, ebizwa bona yi- Grandmothers Against Poverty and Aids (Gapa), enzela ukutlola incwadi yakhe yesihloko esithi-‘The Nevergiveups’. Incwadi le ikhuluma ngamaphilo wazo kusukela ngesikhathi basese bancani emaplasini we Eastern Cape, baze baba badala, batlhogomela imindeni yabo eKhayelitjha eKapa.

Amandla wokwehlula

Kungikhuthazile, ngokukhulumisana nabogogwaba.Kizo zoke iintjhijilo abommaba abaqalene nazo, banekgono lokwenza okufaneleko nesbindi esikhuthaza abantu abafana nami, abane kgono. Iindaba zabo ziyaqinisana, banendima encani abayidlalako nekgono lamandla.

Bangitjengise bona, kuyini ukuba muntu.

Lokha nangitlola ezinye indaza zabo, ngizizwe ngirareka, kwafanela bona ngijame, ngihlale ngingasikinyeki imizuzwana, ngetjise lokhu egade bangitjela khona. Abogogo behlangano ye-GAPA, bangitjengise bona umtlhogo ungasikgolophaza soke, kodwana singakgona ukukhasa, sihluze bese ekugcineni sigijimele phambili godu, begodu kuyigadango elihle neliyipumelelo.

Nanyana amaphilo wabogogwaba abudisi, ubukutani, nezwelo labanye abogogo abasehlanganweni ye-GAPA (Grandmothers Against Poverty and Aids), le kubenza bona baqine, bakgone ukuragela phambili ngepilo. Ihlangano le, yenza umsebenzi okarisako.

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