Let’s begin the year the with a vision for our country

2017-02-09 06:01

Few days ago I had a conversation with a group of Somalians showing some love to the African brothers in this month of love. I wanted to know a bit about them and one of the questions I asked was you guys are always at risk of being killed by thugs daily but what’s interesting is your numbers seem to be growing every year why is that. Their answer was even more interesting “it’s a vision we carry with us we want a better a life for us and our children if we live we live for this vision and if we die we die for this vision”. After hearing those words I wished my fellow south Africans will use the same approach to the problems we face daily like drugs, women abuse, HIV& AIDS etc.

If all of us had this one vision whether we live or die we will make this country a better nation for all. Allot would change. I would like to encourage everyone to begin the year with a strong visions for our country and families. We should also never forget a vision without action is merely a dream and an action without a vision just passes the time but an action with a vision can change the world. All the best for this year.

Ongama Stokwe Gugulethu

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