About a year ago, six-year old Oyena Gulwa received a cochlear implant, sponsored by Bidvest Hear for Life.
Capetalk's Kieno Kammies spoke to Oyena's father, Zukisani Silwana, to find out how he is doing, a year after his hearing was restored.
He is now doing very well, he is at school as we talk...— Zukisani Silwana, Oyena's father
His life has changed from worse to better. He is living a normal life just like any other child who is growing up in this country.— Zukisani Silwana, Oyena's father
It is a wonderful thing to see him being part of the society again. He has access to hear and to converse to us as a family...— Zukisani Silwana, Oyena's father
To hear the rest of the interview, listen below:
This article first appeared on 702 : Catching up with little Oyena one year after cochlear implant