Activator Keneuoe Masegela is passionate about empowering women

Name: Keneuoe Masegela

Province: Gauteng

Facebook: Keneuoe Rorisang

Twitter handle: @KellykeneuoeM

Instagram: @Keneuoe_Rorisang

What is the essence of being a woman to you?

The essence of my womanhood lies in my passion for the future of my people

What is your super power?


What words would you use to describe yourself?


Do you relate to Women’s Month? If yes, why is it significant to you? If no, why is it not significant to you?

Women’s month is significant to me because womanhood is the source of all life and our contribution to the future is vital.

They say behind every man is a strong woman, is this a statement you relate to?

Definitely, when a woman succeeds the whole nation benefits. Words of Wangari Mathai

How do you think society perceives women?

Society perceives women as fragile people who need constant saving.

How are you #CommittedToChange in your role as a woman?

Woman empowerment is very close to my heart, when we make decisions we connect to our situations and our emotions are our strongest characteristic

What do you think the role of women is in developing the country?

To stay resilient, courageous and enduring.

In a world that favours men, how are you fulfilling your role as a woman?

I am not afraid to speak my truth and stand by it.

In your words, what would South Africa look like if it had a female president?

Peaceful and more progressive.

Given what you know now, what advice would you give to your younger self?

I would say it is okay to be different it’s okay to be rebellious if your rebellion brings about positive change. Fear is a state of the mind, free yourself. Love is a possibility



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