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Category: Africa’s Inspirational Stories

Do we have the coolest president ever?

President Mokweetsi Masisi has been in office for the past 100 years only and he has been receiving so many showers of praises by his people. We could not keep wondering...

5 most influencial local youth authors you must know

In an era infested with more tweets that offer no meaning and more shares and likes on Facebook, books have been forgotten and gotten rid off. But there are still a crop...

little inspirational story on Botswana’s prodigy Kaene Disepo!

What do Oprah Winfrey and Maun, the fifth largest town in Botswana, have in common? For most of us, nothing would seem to connect one of the most famous people in the...

Kaene Disepo graduates

Botswana’s Kaene Disepo is set to graduate this week after being shortlisted among the less than 50 young African leaders that attended the African leadership...

Young writer launches book

The book a thousand words is a set of poems put together by the young and self-driven Tumisang Rankopo. Rankopo who is a final year student in the Broadcasting and...

Who is Tshephang Mabaila?

WHO IS HE? Mabaila (30) hails from Sebinanyana ward in Serowe. He says he was ‘‘born and bred in Serowe.” He did his primary school at Tshekedi Primary School,...

Phaladi envisons a great Africa driven by Africans

AFRICANS AS FRONT-RUNNERS I envisage an Africa, where Africa stories are told by Africans. We embrace, celebrate and make viral stories of bravery, perseverance,...

Botswana Police Service Ranked Number 1 In Africa

BOTSWANA POLICE SERVICE RANKED NO. 1 IN AFRICA The Botswana Police Service has been ranked no. 1 in Africa and 47 out of 127 countries in the World Internal Security and...

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 graduated at Tigerkloof in 1950 where...

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 who holds their own in international...

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 Edward Enninful has been announced as...

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 entrepreneur and co-founder of These Hands Global...

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 International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award!...

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 made the cut. The 5 are Darlinton...

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 and successfully managing a...

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 among 60 young people from across the...

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 quite the opposite, this boutique of...

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 Promise in Fine Arts. These Vilcek Prizes...