Learning Centre sponsored by Gartner SA (Pty) Ltd is going from
strength to strength. Since the beginning of the year, Learning
Events were held once a month to promote the Learning Centre and to
encourage more people to register as students.
Almost 20 Alison Certificates have been issued already in this
period of less than three months.
the April Event one of the guests was a Manager, Samkelo Yeko, from
the local Pick n Pay Store who shared with attendees his road to
this position and what the requirements are of persons interested in
working for a Supermarket in particular. There was also opportunity
for questions at the end of his talk which made for some very
Backward, who is in charge of the Learning Centre is responsible for
the topics of each evening and is very excited in the keen interest
in these evenings and the resultant increase in registrations. The
Imizamo Yethu residents are indeed privileged to have such an
incredible service and facilities available right on their
Mketo, former Vice President of the HBCCA, went home to be with the
Lord (and to join his beloved wife Queenie) on the 10th
of March this year. At his well attended memorial service at Iziko
Lobomi so many individuals and church representatives paid homage to
Tata Mketo for his unwavering service and faithfulness to his
family, community, church, friends and colleagues. In every sphere
of his life Tata Mketo made a lasting impact.
During the service the
Chairperson, Ms Lesley McCall, honored Griffiths for his long
standing commitment to both Iziko Lobomi and the community of
Imizamo Yethu. His service to the HBCCA spanned almost thirty
years. She further added that Tata Mketo was a gentle man yet full
of courage, believed in justice but also in reconciliation . He
walked and demonstrated his faith without compromise for all to see.
Although retired in
2020 his loss is greatly felt by the HBCCA and our heartfelt
condolences go out to the Mketo family at this sad time of their
Mketo is the second founding Father to have passed away following
the death of Archbishop Nicholas Ndude in January 2021.
His Lord said to
done good and faithful servant;
were faithful over a few things, I will make you ruler over many
wonderful to see how the activities at Iziko Lobomi are increasing
every week. More bookings are beginning to come in and we are even
seeing some welcome foreign guests popping in on their township
South Africa now on Covid Level 1, we are all hopeful that it will
remain on this level. A new wave is predicted
for the months of May and June of the BA.2 Omicron variant x :-(
Let's All Stay Safe and Bring
Normality back to our World!