- Shonny Thuketana is celebrating bagging a degree in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Pretoria
- The young graduate said she is grateful to be a UP alumni as it is regarded as one of the best engineering universities in the world
- Shonny shared her story through Varsity World, a page on Facebook that shares graduation stories
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Metallurgical Engineering graduate, Shonny Thuketana, shared her story of obtaining her degree this year. Sonny graduated from the University of Pretoria and due to the global pandemic had her degree couriered to her.
She said that she is grateful to be an alumni of one of the best engineering universities in the world. Shonny added that she learned this year, plans can always be altered and one's ability to adapt factors a lot in your happiness.
Shonny shared her story through the Facebook page Varsity World and received almost 1 000 reactions. The comments section is full of love and positivity for the young graduate.
Take a look at the original post below:
YEN.com.gh compiled a few of the top comments left under the post.
Nontobeko Mthembu commented:
"Congratulations beautiful for obtaining a Degree at the University of Pretoria. As a black child, it really is an achievement and I'm happy for you dear."
Siyabonga Man-Rago Figo said:
"Congratulations lady, all the best on your future endeavours."
Sesh Naidoo Sonny wrote:
Obed Moatshe added:
"Well done daughter."
In similar news, YEN.com.gh recently reported on a brilliant SA lady who graduated after passing matric with 7 distinctions. A beautiful black South African woman, @vuyisipho, just took the "How it started vs how it ended" challenge to new heights.
This comes after her challenge included a picture of her matric certificate and a picture of her degree. What makes her the challenge winner is the fact that she had received seven distinctions on her matric certificate - that means a distinction for each and every subject.
Halala. She does not end her impressive streak there however as she goes on to share a picture of her degree, which is in actuarial science - talk about flexing. Twitter users who were left motivated, inspired and impressed took to the comments section to congratulate the brilliant young lady on her success.
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Source: Yen News