The boys have nothing on me!

02 April 2020 | Video Prof Mamokgethi Phakeng via Twitter. Read time 2 min.

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Vice-Chancellor Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng gives us a glimpse into how she and her family stay sane during lockdown when they’re not working hard.



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