Like many of us, Boipelo’s path has not been a very smooth one. Fortunately for Alexandra township’s very own Boipelo Mabe is now showing young disadvataged girls from around the country that passion, determination, hard-work, and believing in yourself eventually produces desired results.
At age 23, Boipelo is a social entrepreneur, an English newscaster on radio and television, a political analyst, motivator, public speaker and a model. She holds a BA Undergraduate Degree in Politics and International Relations and a Postgraduate Honours Degree in Development Studies from the University of Witwatersrand. She currently pursues her Masters Degree in International Relations with her research interest broadly in International Development Organisations and Inclusive Development on the African continent.
As a former Miss Alexandra her passion has been in the progress of her community but has since extended her vision. Her mission is to contribute towards the development of South Africa, the African continent and people thereof.
She works with civil and faith based organisations to reach and impact young people.
Boipelo is currently a TOP SEMIFINALIST towards the running of becoming MISS SOUTH AFRICA 2017.
She can be seen delivering the prime time news, weekdays on SOWETO TV and can be heard occasionally on YFM’S Current Affairs show on Tuesday evenings, giving youth a political perspective on relevant topics.
She graced the cover of over 1 million copies of the September 2015 issue of the CLICKS MAGAZINE countrywide, as the new ambassador of the Clicks Cover Girl Competition.
Boipelo is a role model and a mentor to young men and women within and around her community. Over and above her public achievements, she is known for her hard work and commitment to what she does and most respected for her selfless and humble heart. .
To vote for this young, ambitious, outgoing, and inspirational- sms ’02’ to 45791 (sms costs R1.50) and a single phone number can vote upto 50 times. #BoipeloForMissSA
By: Mokopane (@Great_Kopi) Ledwaba