- A young lady, Lelloh Sithole, has shown that anybody can be whatever they want to become in life irrespective of their gender
- Lelloh took to her LinkedIn to mark her certification as a "diesel mechanic" as she posed with a celebratory cake
- People commended the young lady's effort at going for her dream and breaking stereotypes
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A young lady, Lelloh Sithole, has celebrated herself massively after achieving her dream of being a mechanic.
In a LinkedIn post, the lady happily said that she is now a qualified "diesel mechanic", telling people that she is very proud of what she just achieved.
She posted a picture of herself in work garb with a cake that wished her a happy birthday and congratulating her for being a certified mechanic.
Many people massively celebrated her victory as they said it is really a wonderful thing when women break boundaries and make headway in fields considered to be male-dominated.
Below are some of the reactions her post got:
Celeste Polley said:
"Congratulations, Lelloh! I just love seeing female mechanical technicians emerging. I’m not qualified but I service my own vehicle, as I find it hard to trust male mechanics. They all seem to think women are clueless with regards to mechanics, and therefore make the mistake of trying to deceive me."
Porter Banks said:
"Keep striving and don't let anyone discourage you from your dreams! I am proud of you! Most women would have not chosen your career path!"
Daniel Kaguongo said:
"Lelloh Sithole good one! All the best in this wonderful role. It shows gender is not a limitation to the type of job or work to engage with."
Janet Agbo said:
"Lelloh Sithole congratulations to you. Also proud of you!"
Meanwhile, it was earlier reported that a brilliant 17-year-old, Popoola Kehinde Esther gained media attention after a Twitter user with the handle @ThepreciousAda, posted her video online.
The brilliant girl is in the business of repairing heavy equipment, forklift. According to @ThepreciousAda, the teenager hopes to study engineering and add to her mechanical expertise.
The Twitter user's dad asked her to post the girl’s video so that her helpers could locate her and make her dream a reality. In the clip, the SS2 student said that she has a strong passion for the work she is doing.
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