Pretoria woman shares her heart-warming adoption story after she and her daughter go viral on Twitter

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Ziyanda Mpakama and her daughter, Lumyoli.
Ziyanda Mpakama and her daughter, Lumyoli.
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She wanted a big family. She had mental pictures of her daughters and sons running around the house, making jolly noises.

But she also knew motherhood came in different forms and had dreams of adding to her imaginary brood by adopting two children.

For Ziyanda Mpakama, these were distant dreams she had as a teenager.

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