- An elderly lady celebrated her 93rd birthday this week
- Her granddaughter took to social media to share a photo of the birthday girl and inspired South Africans
- Thousands of social media users reacted to the post and wished the gogo a happy birthday
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Hearing feel-good stories during these difficult times are like a breath of fresh air. One lady put a smile on many faces when she gushed about her granny.
Dineo Mosebjadi Khobo took to the #ImStaying Facebook group to reveal her grandmother had celebrated her birthday.
Khobo shared a photo of her gogo and revealed the elderly lady has turned 93 years old amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Her post simply read:
"To my granny, happy birthday to her, she's turning 93 today."
Take a look at her post below:
Her post gathered over 18 000 reactions and more than 2 600 people flooded the comment section to wish the gogo a happy birthday.
Judith Moeketsi wrote:
"Happy birthday to our granny. May God bless her."
Merle Laidlaw said:
"Happy birthday and may God bless you. Lots of hugs."
Makoketso Koke's Mansi commented:
"She is also looking strong. You are blessed dear. Happy birthday grandma."
Thoko Masango added:
"Happy birthday granny may you see many more years to come. Enjoy your special day."
In other news, Legit.ng reported that South Africa's oldest man, Fredie Blom, celebrated his 116th birthday on May 8, 2020.
The centenarian who was born on May 8, 1904, in Adelaide, Eastern Cape, is married to Jeanette Blom and does not have any children of his own.
On Friday, Blom turned 116 years old and he had only one wish for his birthday - to have a smoke.
According to Times LIVE, Blom wanted tobacco to roll his own ciggies but he couldn't get any under the current lockdown regulations.
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