Gone are the days Africa is one of the continents where women are not given the opportunity to lead. However, modern civilization has thought most African women to develop themselves. It has built a confidential force in women to lead and to partake in national and global issues.
Botswana is one of the countries that gives women the freedom to express themselves in national matters and all affairs. This article outlines the top powerful women in Botswana in terms of influence and riches.
Here are the Richest and Influential women in Botswana
8. Botlogile Tshireletso
Botlogile Tshireletso is a Motswana politician, who serves as the Minister of Local Government and Rural Development in the Cabinet of Botswana, effective 4 April 2018.
Immediately prior to her present position, she served as the Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, in the Botswana cabinet. She also serves as the elected member of parliament, representing Mahalapye East constituency, in the Parliament of Botswana.
7. Dorcas Makgato
Dorcas Makgato was born in Serowe, Botswana. She grew up in the capital city Gaborone. Since she was a little girl Makgato dreamed of being a leader. She was shaped by her experiences as a Cub Scout and Girl Guide with the Girl Scouts in her native country.
Her ambitions led her to become the youngest serving Minister in the Botswana Cabinet. Also she was part of the young hopeful’s that marked the 10th Bicentennial of Botswana’s Independence with a march past for the first President way back in 1976.