Student Stories

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    Kholiwe Dyalvane, Class of 2017

    “Before I came to ICT I was hopeless. My life was on the verge of collapsing. I wanted to scream and cry for help but no voice came out. I wanted to console myself and think that all is well, but it wasn’t. One day …

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    Yolanda Nyaba, Class of 2016

    Thank you for opening my eyes so I can see differently, for emphasizing the fact that I am someone and I am capable. You have given me a key to unlock my future success. All my life I felt like everything was falling apart. My …

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    Rufus Mtimkulu, Class of 2014

    “I am a graduate of the 14th class. My life before ICT has not been easy.  I was 33 years old and thought I am too old to start school and learn new things. But when I apply they tell me that I can be …

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    Fikiswa Nzukuma, Class of 2013

    “The day I started at ICT I was a young woman with a very difficult past and no hope in life. I was filled with anger and dread of my past.  I had no job and could not support myself. I was so sad because …

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    Wiseman Mili, Class of 2012

    Prior to attending ICT, Wiseman spent eight years in Pollsmoor Prison. Through the school’s interview process, his maturity, humility and intelligence made it clear that he’d made the commitment to set a new course for his life. While at school, he lived with his mother, …

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    Nolusindiso Rosi, Class of 2012

    Sindi was the first student in ICT’s history to earn a final grade of 100%. She is an exemplary young woman with a young daughter, Xola , and son, Uthando.  Sindi is now a proud member of ICT’s all-graduate teaching staff. “I feel like a …

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    Sonwabile Mungeka, 2011

    “The first day at ICT I was wondering what would happen inside. I was so nervous. But when the chefs started to talk to us I felt motivated, safe and confident. I had to question myself deeply inside. I thought it was just a school, …

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    Selby Sikoti, Class of 2011


    “My life is totally different now. The culinary world has totally grown in me. I’ve never been this happy and excited about something like I am about cooking and food. I find it so fascinating, so interesting. I believe this is where I belong. And …

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  • Thobani Stories

    Thobani Sokani, Class of 2011

    “From the bottom of my heart I thank you for the opportunity you gave me.  You have changed me.  I’m at peace because of you.  May God bless you.” Click below to hear more from Thobani

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    Abongile Ngubenkomo, Class of 2011

    “The doors were opened and I had to enter.  You helped me heal all the pains I had.  I thank you with all my heart.” Click below to hear more from Abongile

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