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Heartbreaking Open-letter to the president about the socio-economic issues by young people

President of the republic of South Africa and African National Congress as the ruling part have received lots of open latters since the beginning of his term in office of the president until today.

Many of them wanted him to step down as the head of state but yesterday he received a very heartbreaking open letter which many who read the message felt in and for sure some even cried.

Five young people pens open latter directed president Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa.

Some of key points included are the following,

Andy: I was born in 1997 and have never seen the miracle of South Africa’s new dawn. We lived in a shack until my mother died of Aids in 2008. She was 35 years old; I was 11. My little sister died a year later:

Thobeka: My mum was raped at age 16 and got pregnant, and that’s how we are both living with HIV. Growing up in KwaZulu-Natal, I was told that children must keep quiet.

Senzo: I never met my dad and he never met me. He was shot and killed when my mother was seven months pregnant with me. I’ve been told he was a great man, a leader, but unfortunately I don’t even have a picture of him. At nine years of age, I lost my mum too. I was born in Ermelo, Mpumalanga, but now live in Pimville, Soweto.

The question how do I fit into “A better life for all”, “Together we can do more”; “ New dawn…” and all the other beautifull and catchy slogans

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