Umbukiso wengqephu wabaphila nebala elimphophe

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I-Albinism Edition – umbukiso wesibili we-GeeJunction Fashion Show ohlelwa uGodfrey Mphatswe ongumsunguli weMr & Miss Albinism kuleli.

Ngemuva kokusingatha ngempumelelo umbukiso wengqephu wokuqala wabantu abane-albinism ngo-2016, uMphatswe umema onobuhle nabasiki bengqephu abanenkinga yesikhumba ukuthi babe yingxenye yalo mbukiso wesibili ohlelelwe ukuba ngomhlaka-24 kuMandulo e-Moad Museum e-Maboneng, eGoli.

“Kuze kube manje ngisanonobuhle abangu-20 abazongenela lo mbukiso. Kungaba kuhle uma singaba nabanye abesilisa abambalwa abazobamba iqhaza,” kusho uMphatswe ekhuluma ne-Scrolla.Africa ngoLwesine mhla zizine kuNcwaba.

“Njengamanje sinabesilisa abahlanu kuphela abane-albinism abazobe behlanganyele kanye nathi kulo mbukiso, kodwa angisakwazi ukulinda,” kusho uMphatswe obejabule.

Owafinyelela kowamanqamu kaMr South Africa 2016, uthe uthando lwakhe ngomphakathi wabaphila ne-albinism lwaqala ngesikhathi ehambela izwe lonke ngomsebenzi wokumodela.

“Bengimodela emibukisweni yemfashini eyahlukene kuleli futhi angikaze ngihlangane nabantu abane-albinism esiteji,” kusho uMphatswe. Lokho kwamenza wabona ukuthi babekwe eceleni futhi kufanele enze okuthile ngakho.

Yize kubukeka sengathi ugxile kubantu abane-albinism kuphela, uMphatswe uphinde wenza i-GeeJunction Fashion Show yabantu abakhubazekile ngo-2016 lapho abantu abahamba ngezinduku kanye nabahamba ngezihlalo ezinamasondo babekhangisa khona ngezingubo zabasiki bengqephu bakuleli.

“Saphinde saba nezikhulumi ezikhuthazayo kanye nosomahlaya ngakho kwaba umbukiso wamakhono oxutshwe nombukiso wemfashini wokubungaza abantu abakhubazekile.”

Ngaphansi kwesiqubulo somhlaba wonke esithi-Uniting to Make Our Voices Heard!, umbukiso wengqephu we-Albinism Edition uzophathwa uMr and Miss Albinism, uBrian Makhubela kanye noLerato Sethibe.

Ukuze uhlanganyele kulo mbukiso njengomsiki wengqephu noma njengonobuhle one-albinism thintana neNhlangano kaGodfrey Mphatswe noma uvakashele ikhasi likaMr and Miss Albinism South Africa ku-Facebook.

“Angisakwazi ukulinda lo mbukiso njengoba uzoba ngeminye emikhulu kulo nyaka,” kusho uMphatswe.

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