Know your cul­ture, your pride

Grade 12 pupil Au­drey Skhosana, Miss Cul­tural SA, is pas­sion­ate about her Nde­bele her­itage and vir­gin­ity un­til ‘the right time’

The New Age (Western Cape) - - Feature - Fran­cen@the­newage.co.za

What they say

“It is im­por­tant for peo­ple to know their cul­tural roots and be proud of them,” Skhosana said. The Grade 12 pupil at Lethabong Se­nior Se­condary School said her ca­reer dream is to study to­wards a bach­e­lor of ed­u­ca­tion de­gree.

If she shifted her fo­cus to her stud­ies and cul­tural prac­tices, she would then be­come a street football player.

PIC­TURE: FRANCE NYAKA

ROOTED: This year’s Miss 2017 Cul­ture SA Au­drey Skhosana is a proud Nde­bele and since her corona­tion plans to pro­mote Nde­bele tra­di­tions such as bead­work and dance as well as so­cial is­sues.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from South Africa

© PressReader. All rights reserved.