Living away from home after completing matric, led Joe-Anne to lead a life she later regretted. After she completed matric, Joe-Anne moved to another city to study for a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting at a university. Her mother lost her job that year and relocated to live in a village in another province.
"My life changed from that of a bubbly girl to a miserable and angry person after I was sexually abused at the age of eight. person after I was sexually abused at the age of eight. My mother was a domestic worker and my father a gardener for the same family.
The excitement of meeting his father for the first time when he was 14 years old and going to a good school made Ronnie so comfortable that he forgot he was responsible for building a bright future for himself.