Well known Middelburg doctor to launch own book


The book looks at creating positive actions in order to realise your full potential.

A popular Middelburg doctor is set to launch his first book in Middelburg this coming weekend.

Well known general practitioner Dr Alex Mashifane now wears a new cap as an author and will speak at the launch of his book The Friday Files.

Mashifane, an ardent social activist, has worked in primary healthcare for over 20 years and runs a highly successful medical practice in the Middelburg central business district.

The Friday Files – Upload An Effective Life – is the culmination of a Friday blog post started by Dr Mashifane on Facebook and after gaining a sizeable following he decided to publish a book on the life skills required for one to lead a successful and effective life.

A 2 Oceans and Comrades Marathon multi-medalist himself, Mashifane has taken the initiative to share the techniques he has harnessed over decades to achieve a successful and fulfilling life.

The launch event will take place on Saturday 4 Dec 2021 at Middelburg’s Ukhamba Industrial Park and will feature a book signing session as well as a session dubbed ‘Conversations with the author’ which will be curated by former Middelburg mayor Mike Masina.

The event will also be streamed live on Dr Mashifane’s Facebook page

The event starts at 3pm and tickets cost R300 which includes lunch while guests will also be treat to a live band throughout the launch.

For more information about the event contact 060 816 0405

(Edited by MLM)

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