WSU staffer wins national award
Nombulelo Blaai, Senior Student Development Practitioner and head of the Walter Sisulu University Enactus team (Entrepreneurial Action) took home the Administrator of the Year award at the Enactus South Africa National Competition in Sandton.
Enactus is an international student empowerment organisation that seeks to eradicate poverty through entrepreneurial skills and knowledge. This award gives recognition to the most outstanding administrators. A distinguished panel of top executives reviewed the presentations of the country’s university teams.
“I feel honoured to get recognition for the work that I am doing because this award has looked at many areas such as; leadership, efficiency and coordination, impact, integrity, diversity and communication’’ said Blaai. Other qualities include how organised, co-ordinated and professional the official is when dealing with issues.
Blaai says that through this award she hopes that students of WSU will see the importance of professionalism, commitment and dedication to the work they do. “I really hope that it will also help young people make positive changes to their lives and communities through their leadership, commitment and involvement,” she added.