Face 2 Face with Sindiswe Dyonashe


Q: Tell us about your job.

A: I’m a waitress at Coffee at the Mall. My job is very social. I mean you meet different people every day.  You make friends as well.

Sindiswe Dyonashe
Sindiswe Dyonashe

Q: What made you get into that line of work?

A: When I was in Knysna and they taught me the basics of cooking and baking, and now I am here.

Q: Describe the most memorable experience that you have had in your line of work.

A: When a customer is really giving with tips.

Q: What do you do to unwind when you are not working?

A: I write songs and sing to unwind.

Q: What is your motto in life?

A: Never give up.

Q: What makes you happy?

A: My family.

Q: What makes you angry?

A:  Corruption.

Q: What do you think about the youth of South Africa? Do you have any advice for them?

A: The youth is very different. They all have their own ideas.  But there is a lot of hate going around.  Just be loving towards each other. We all have faults.

Q: What do you like most about Port Alfred?

A: The people.

Q: If you could change one thing about Port Alfred…

A: I wouldn’t change a thing. I love my home.

Q: What is your favourite music of all time?

A: I love music, full stop.  Doesn’t matter what genre it is.  If I really connect with a song, I love it.

Q: Who is your role model?

A: My mother.

Q: Who would you like to take on Amazing Race, given the opportunity.

A: My sister.

Q: Three wishes for South Africa?

A: Love more.  Less corruption.  Help more.