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Everything happens for a reason, including prison…

“I did introspection while I was there, asking myself why I was where I was; what was the meaning of my being in prison? You could say it was because of circumstances but you never know the real reason until a later stage. Only then can you say, ‘Ah, so this is why it happened’.” – Mbongiseni Mdakane

Click on the link below to read more on the inspirational story of one of our team members, Mbongiseni Mdakane, as covered by Clairwyn van der Merwe for Unisa enews.

Everything happens for a reason, including prison…

Unisa and DCS Changing Lives

The formalisation of a fruitful and long-standing relationship—one that has produced thousands of graduates over decades—took place on 9 June 2017. Unisa and the Department of Correctional Services (DCS) concluded a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to continue to provide tertiary education for inmates in South Africa’s correctional facilities.

Check out the full article complied by Busisiwe Mahlangu on this link