Asnath Mahapa flies high
Level 2: Early Reader
Ulwazi Lwethu African Languages Literacy Project
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This story is an imaginary interview with Captain Asnath Mahapa, who is South Africa’s first Black female commercial pilot. This storybook is one in a series about Black South Africans who have achieved in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). The storybook was created and written in Sepedi, as part of the Zenex Ulwazi Lwethu reading materials project in 2020.