Girl power and dignity for pupils

2016-09-07 06:00
Female pupils at Siyabonga Secondary School, who were the recipients of sanitary packs, donated by Ithala SOC Limited.

Female pupils at Siyabonga Secondary School, who were the recipients of sanitary packs, donated by Ithala SOC Limited.

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Siyabonga High School principal, Thokozani Majola , on behalf of the female learners, was happy to receive parcels of sanitary essentials from Ithala SOC personnel ,CEO Peter Ireland and secretary Thabisile Mungwe.The girls areoften faced with missing schools each month because they are faced with the lack of basic sanitary essentials . this also impacts negatively on health, educational performance and confidence. As Women’s Month came to an end Ithala Soc Limited, with the assistance from their sponsors, Unilever and Bonakude Consulting, members of staff and the public, embarked on a drive to empower young female pupils with the basic resources needed to live a healthy and dignified life. - Meropa.

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