FRANCOIS DE BRUYN
UP’s education faculty students faced a loss of one of their own after coming back from the December break. Gugulethu Nkosi, a final year education student, passed away after suffering a fatal asthma attack at her family home in Secunda, Mpumalanga on the first Saturday of February 2020.
In a media statement, Jameo Calvert – the Media and Communications Officer of House Education on behalf of the Chairperson – said that they were saddened by the loss of this member of the UP-family. The Faculty House organised a memorial service in the Groenkloof Auditorium to commemorate her life.
Gugulethu Nkosi was striving to better herself with the goal of uplifting her family by attaining a thorough education and entering a profession that would give back to her community.