Salim Thabang Kegodile is a young local entrepreneur hoping to make a difference in his community. He has opened his own restaurant in one of the city’s poorest communities, Old Naledi. A youth activist from a young age, he has already founded a design and branding company.
As a person who grew up in Old Naledi, he wanted to giveback to his community by creating employment and cultivating the spirit of self reliance. He encouraged young people to work hard and not to expect handouts from the government.