- A South African woman threw a beautiful birthday party for her stepfather as a reward for his kindness
- Mjebha Mgiba's stepdad has been in her life since she was just 11 years old, she is now 35
- Mjebha shared pictures of his birthday party to the #ImStaying group on Facebook and Stayers can't get enough of their adorable relationship
A local lady shared an amazing post about her stepfather. Mjebha Mgiba celebrated her stepdad's birthday with pomp and fanfare.
Mr Mgiba, as she called him, came into her life when she was just 11 years old and changed her life.
Mjebha said she lived in a one-bedroom shack with her mother. The two of them were struggling and had nothing but porridge and sugar to eat. Mjebha said the day her stepfather arrived was the day everything changed.
She said he has been the best father she could ever ask for. Mjebha is now 35 years old and is extremely grateful for all her stepfather has done for her. She personally saved up money to throw him a birthday party.
Mjebha's full post on the #ImStaying group on Facebook read:
"Meet my stepfather Mr Mgiba. He came into my life when I was eleven years old. I lived in a one-room shack with my mom I remember we had nothing to eat but porridge and sugar... The day he arrived everything changed he's been the best father I could ever ask for.
"Today I'm 35 years old he is still the best father in the world. Last weekend I saved up enough and threw him a birthday party he is the reason why #ImStaying I love you, daddy. Thanks for taking care of my mom and I."
Stayers shared love and support with the Mgiba family in the comments section.
Veenoh Maru Mabelane-Nkosi wrote:
"May the good Lord bless you. Many never appreciate the efforts of their step-parents."
Nuemi Kelly said:
"Wishing your Dad many more beautiful birthdays to come."
Joan McMurray commented:
"Blessed day to your dad. He must be a good man you posted such a heartwarming post. May God take care of both of you today tomorrow and beyond."
Christina Adams added:
"God bless you all."
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Meanwhile, Legit.ng earlier reported that a Nigerian lady with Twitter name Ifedioku marked her birthday in a very special way with multiple cakes.
Carrying the biggest of it all in her hand, she surrounded herself with cakes of different sizes. Most of the people who reacted to her tweet were marvelled by it all.
Ifedioku, who is celebrating her 20th birthday, said she feels so happy that she is going to be following many on the bird app.
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