Mahlomola “Judo” Tjakata

Mahlomola “Judo” Tjakata – Qualified Goldsmith

I was raised by my grandmother who only wanted the best for me.

He studied at Central University of Technology and completed is Jewellery Design and Manufacture in 2015. He joined Pneuma Jewellers as a Goldsmith in the Graduate Development programme and completed in 2018 He became a Qualified Goldsmith July 2017 with his National Trade Certificate. He is currently becoming a Diamond and Gemstone setting to complete with his National Trade Certificate in 2020. He completed his Coaches course in July 2019 and is one of our Junior Goldsmith, Diamond and Gemstone setter and a junior trainer for our learners.

I grew up in a small town called Ventersburg in the Free-State. 
I was raised by my grandmother who only wanted the best for me. 
Life wasn’t easy because my mom was working far from home so she could support the kids and also her parents. Sadly, my mom passed away in 2008 when I was 15-years old and in grade 10, and my