Elderly treated on Mandela Day

2016-07-22 06:00
At the event Mayor Nosisa Jojozi (back, left) acting municipal manager, Andile Velem (back, right). Photo: Siphelele Nketo

At the event Mayor Nosisa Jojozi (back, left) acting municipal manager, Andile Velem (back, right). Photo: Siphelele Nketo

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Old Age Home in Kokstad celebrated Mandela Day with a meal from Greater Kokstad Municipality Mayor Nosisa Jojozi, acting municipal manager Andile Velem and staff.

Doing good for their 67 minutes, GKM staff cooked food for them as their way of giving back.
Resident Nomawonga Qulu (86) was overjoyed to see municipal staff giving back to elderly people like her.

The home was established in 1994, but was officially opened in 2012.
Caregiver Zamagugu Skosana told Fever the home accommodates 67 elderly people who are looked after by professional nurses.

Jojozi said Mandela Day should be accomplished every day by all people.
“Doing ubuntu should be practiced by everybody.”

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