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Category: Africa’s Inspirational Stories

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Former President Sir Ketumile Masire

He was born Quett Ketumile Jonni Masire back in 1925 in Kanye and was one the first few Batswana to have an advanced education. He...

Theetso Thuku From Botswana Wins The Miss UCO International 2017-2018

Theetso Tshukudu put our name on the map when she got crowned Miss UCO International 2017-2018. She joins the number of local women...

African Excellence: Ghanaian-Born Edward Enninful Is The New British Vogue Editor

British Vogue appoints its first ever black male editor, and the icing on the cake is that he happens to be African. 44 year old...

Thabiso Mashaba Passionate About Changing Rural Botswana For The Better

It is encouraging to find a young person concerned about the welfare of the less privileged members our society. Social...

Malebogo Molefhe Becomes The First Motswana To Receive Secretary of State’s International Women of Courage Award!

Congratulations are in order to Malebogo Molefhe who just became the first Motswana to receive the Secretary of State’s...

5 Batswana Among The 1,000 Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurs For 2017

The 3rd Annual Tony Elumelu Foundation selection announcement took place this past Wednesday and 5 of our own inspirational people...

Young Motswana Woman Shines In Farming

When most youngsters are trying to make it in the white collar industry, 33 year old Mavis Nduchwa has challenged norms by founding...

24 Year Old Motswana To Receive Queen Elizabeth’s Young Leaders Award

Disability is not by any means inability. A young lady from Botswana by the name Chaikhwa Lobatse who lost her leg to cancer is...

3 Young Batswana Set Up A Boutique To Meet The Needs Of The Elderly

When people think of the word Boutique, they think of glamour, the latest trends, fashion and anything related. In this case, it is...

Motswana Painter Meleko Mokgosi Wins Big In America

Making us proud internationally is unconventional painter Meleko Mokgos, who is the winner of the Vilcek Prizes for Creative...

10 Things You Should Know About Botswana’s AU Chairperson Aspirant, Dr Pelonomi Venson- Moitoi

They say it’s a man’s world, but it ain’t nothing without a woman, we couldn’t agree more with the...

3 Batswana Among 80 African Youth Sharing Their Perspective On The Future Of Africa

3 young Batswana are among a collective of young Africans who made history with the release of a pan-African publication titled...

Youngest Member Of Parliament Bogolo Kenewendo Sworn In Today

Parliament today voted in additional specially elected members of parliamen. Hon Mephato Reatile former member of parliament for...

Young Motswana Lerang Selolwane Shines In The Engineering Industry

Engineering is one field that is reserved for only a handful, probably because it requires brains, hard work and patience. One...

A Young Motswana Entrepreneur Opens A Restaurant For His Community In Old Naledi

Salim Thabang Kegodile is a young local entrepreneur hoping to make a difference in his community. He has opened his own...

Botswana's Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016

Botswana’s Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016

There are so many young people in Botswana who have refused to give up, or wait for an opportunity to arise but created one for...

Botswana’s Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016 [Part 2]

Botswana’s Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016 [Part 2] 6. Kagiso Madibana. This young lady has always known from a...

Botswana’s Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016 [Part 3]

Botswana’s Top 30 Under 30 Inspirational Youth In 2016 [Part 3] 11. Karabo Sibanda. This current Botswana Sports Person of...