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School Receives Furniture Donation From Former Students

School Receives Furniture Donation From Former Students

The Mzingwane Old Boys Association (MOBA), a Trust formed by former Mzingwane High School students, on Thursday donated 105 desks and chair sets to their former school, located in Esigodini.

The donation brings to 220 the number of desks and chairs that have been donated by the MOBA since 2020.

The furniture was received by the headmaster Stanley Tizora, School Development Committee (SDC) Chair Comfort Mujekesa and several staff members.

Speaking during the handover of the furniture, an alumni member Qobolwakhe Mayisa, said:

The Mzingwane Old Boys Association ( MOBA) donated a further 105 desks and chair sets to Mzingwane High School in Esigodini.

It brings to 220 the desks and chairs donated by the old boys since it was registered as a Trust in 2020.

The desks and chairs project came about when some old boys visited the school and found it in a sorry state with classrooms full of broken unusable furniture.

In fact, most of the facilities we took pride in have become dilapidated or completely derelict.

The school, once a leading school in the country and the pride of Matabeleland South has seen standards fall so badly that it doesn’t even feature in top 100 school rankings for the country.

A desk and chair campaign was launched for Old Boys to buy a desk and chair set. The campaign was a roaring success marshalled by the incredibly talented and energetic team organising that included Chris Manguruve, Maxwell Masuku, Nkululeko Innocent Dube, former Mzingwane teacher Willard Dungeni and one of the most creative marketing chaps I have ever come across, one Aaron Chingombe among others.

In no time 120 sets had been delivered to the school by Christmas of 2020. The furniture was manufactured by a Bulawayo based company.

The delivery yesterday was the second large delivery and included books donated through South Africa based Dj Zwest.

Mayisa said the donation was the first project done by MOBA and more are being planned to transform the school into one of the best in Zimbabwe.

Tizora said the donation will help the school in providing enough furniture for learners and also ensure social distancing to curb the spread of the coronavirus.

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11 Comments

pa 6 days ago

ndiri bho 🥳🥳


Tanu Mark Finnity 2 months ago

That is what I call the spirit of Ubuntu keep it up my guys u one of a kind giving back to the community


mngane36 2 months ago

Siyabonga old boys inkosi ilandisele.


Muntu wabantu 2 months ago

Iwe @Ben10 ****. Read... comments carefully before saying nonsense


mngane36 2 months ago

@muntu wethu i think awumuzwanga kahle uBen10 coz phansi lapho his saying the boys dd well and he wishes to do the same to his former school.Okusalayo ngikuzwile gazi njengawonke nje ngezake ukhangelele umbono obuthebelele ophuma emlonyeni wayenalo ujaha🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

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Ben10 2 months ago

Ma**** haataure paitwa chakanaka chine chekuita nefunfo yevana.. basa rerusha rwezvisina basa nxaaaa vanhu vasina Mari vanodaa zvemaharaa sooo kunge honyee vanonetsaa.. boys ririkugona ndikuda kuzvikopa kwaMutimusakwa kwandakadzidzaa


Ben10 2 months ago

Dofo

Ben10 2 months ago

Ma**** ☝️

Sobiz 014 2 months ago

sokufanele kufakwe ceiling emdangala 😂 manje


Hulk Hogan 2 months ago

Good we were sick and tired of zero passrate


PAPA 016 2 months ago

sho ngeze bhundu



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