Jan 9

Activators sparkling as they grind

By Kay-Dee Mashile VIDA Sparkle As You Grind is a Social Entrepreneurship Platform for aspiring entrepreneurs. The initiative was co-founded by two Activator Ladies, Palesa Mpho Tshabalala (Founder of Botle Ba One) and Nathacia Olivier (Founder of Indoni Beauty Range). With both Palesa and Nathacia being passionate about entrepreneurship and lifestyle, the initiative was in …


Jan 9

Activators Review Education System

By Lwazi Nongauza “Any government that prides itself on the few that succeed and ignores the many that fall out of the school system has clearly lost its moral bearings.” Those were the words of former vice-chancellor of the University of the Free State – Jonathan Jansen in response to the recent 2017 Matric examinations …


Aug 28

Luleka’s Super Power is Being A Realist

Name: Luleka Mhlanzi Province: KZN Facebook: Luleka Mhlanzi Ndlangisa Instagram: lulekamhlanzi   What is the essence of being a woman to you? It is it understanding that my breathing is beyond gender, beyond societal stereotypes. I am what I create of myself. What is your super power? Realism, also I do not even begin to …


Aug 28

Blessing, A goal-oriented leader

Name: Blessing Mutiti Province: USA Facebook: @ Africanmythbuster Twitter handle:@blessmutiti Instagram: Africanmythbuster   What is the essence of being a woman to you? Knowing my worth before anyone else defines it for me and setting goals endlessly What is your super power? Resilience, knowing that I’m worthy and exercising a strong sense of self-esteem. What …


Aug 28

Violet Polelo Selwana’s super power is self-motivation

Name: Violet Polelo Selwana Province: Eastern Cape Facebook: Polelo Violet Selwana Twitter handle:@Violet­_pvs Instagram: violet_selwana What is the essence of being a woman to you? The essence of being a women lies in her, faith, caring heart, kindness, and wisdom. Being a women is a blessing and a gift from God. A woman is fearless, …



Aug 22

Shaiyah’s Super Power is Financial Wisdom

Name: Shaiyah Luthuli Province: KwaZulu Natal Facebook: Shaiyah Eshet Yahav (Vegan Ekasi is my page) Twitter handle: @queen_shaiyah (@veganekasi) Instagram: @queen_shaiyah (@veganekasi)   What is the essence of being a woman to you? A woman is a life giver in all aspects. We bring life and order in everything we touch. Without women, there is …


Aug 21

Courage is Khutso Mmethi’s Super Power

Name: Khutso Mmethi Province: Limpopo Facebook: Khutso Kattitude Mmethi Instagram:@Kaytitude   What is the essence of being a woman to you? Being of great articulate character. Standing bold and brave for being human before everything. What is your super power? My sense of possessing courage to the next person What words would you use to …


Aug 21

Gabaiphiwe Makgaka’s Super Power Is Her Voice

Name: Gabaiphiwe Makgaka Province: North West Facebook: Gabaiphiwe Makgaka Twitter handle: @soulsista63 Instagram:@abaphiwemotha   What is the essence of being a woman to you? The essence of being a woman, is being a woman, a mother of the nation, being able to nurture your fruits to full bloom. What is your super power? My super …


Aug 16

Activator Blessing Mutiti’s super power is resilience

Name: Blessing Mutiti Province: USA Facebook: @ Africanmythbuster Twitter handle:@blessmutiti Instagram: Africanmythbuster What is the essence of being a woman to you? Knowing my worth before anyone else defines it for me and setting goals endlessly What is your super power? Resilience, knowing my worth and exercising a strong sense of self-esteem. What words would …



Aug 14

Love as a Super Power for Vanessa Mojapelo 

Name: Vanessa Mojapelo  Province: Gauteng Facebook: Vanessa Nophe Mojapelo Instagram: @nessafilms 1. What is the essence of being a woman to you?  Being true, respectful and understanding to myself and every woman. 2. What is your super power?  Love. 3. What words would you use to describe yourself? Brave, loving, impulsive, caring sometimes annoying. 4. …


Aug 14

Chantal Martin’s super power is giving love

Name: Chantal Martin Province: Northern – Cape Facebook: Chantal Chante Martin Instagram: Chantalchane  What is the essence of being a woman to you? The real essence of being a woman is the ability to nurture and to love deeply, unconditionally. What is your super power? My super power is giving love to others who needs …


Aug 10

Activator Kgadi Mmanakana’s super power is serving people

Name: Kgadi Mmanakana Province: Limpopo Facebook: Kgadi Mmanakana Twitter handle: @KgadiMmanakana Instagram: @the_possibilitarian  What is the essence of being a woman to you? To play a role of a mother which is a divine mission given only to women due to their innate resources; nurturing and intuitive nature. What is your super power? I am …


Aug 8

Activator Philadelphia Sanzinza’s super power is nurturing

Name: Philadelphia Sanzinza Province: Northern Cape Facebook: Siziwena Samunzala Sanzinza Twitter handle: @Siziwena Instagram: @Siziwena What is the essence of being a woman to you? To me the essence of being woman is motherhood and being able to share and give so much love endlessly and being peacemakers and homemakers without wanting to be rewarded …


Aug 8

Activator Penester Tjale’s super power is love

Name: Sehlorana Penester Tjale Province: Gauteng Facebook: MamaGaopalelwe Tjale What is the essence of being a woman to you? Being a woman means encouraging, empowering and showing love in abundance to everyone What is your super power? Love What words would you use to describe yourself? Kind, welcoming and humble Do you relate to Women’s …


Aug 7

Activator Mpho Tshabalala’s super power is empowerment

Name: Mpho Palesa Tshabalala Province: Originally from the North West but staying in Gauteng now. Facebook: Palesa Mpho Tshabalala  Twitter: @MissMbalientle Insta: palesa_mpho_tshabalala What is the essence of being a woman to you? The essence of being a woman to me is a message of inspiration, empowering women to live overflowing with an abundance of …



Aug 3

Activator Yolokazi Mfuto’s super power is God

Name: Yolokazi Mfuto Province: Eastern Cape Facebook: Yolokazi Mfuto Twitter handle: @YolokaziMfuto Instagram: @yolo_mfuto  What is the essence of being a woman to you? It is the ability to stand strong even when the odds are all against me. Its also the love I have for myself and those around me. What is your super …



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