BOAF Inducts Ms. Tsholofelo Mokgoabe to 10,000 Points of Light
“On behalf of the Banking on Africa’s Future (BOAF), it is my pleasure and honour to welcome Ms. Tsholofelo Mokgoabe to the prestigious 10,000 Points of Light (POL) club, as number (BOAF0442) towards our target of 10,000 names in the BOAF, for her role in providing finance literacy and management to women,” said Stanley Karombo, a member of the BOAF initiative powered by The 1873 FM www.the1873fm.com and The 1873 Network, www.the1873network.org.
“Maximising every thebe is very critical and through (this) literacy series we hope to share simple yet practical ways that will help one to be on top of his or her finances,”Ms. Tsholofelo said.
According to Ms Tsholofelo people should be financially literate so that they know how to build and protect their wealth. She further advised people that life without money is not a good life, and that without money there is no peace of mind.
Ms Tsholofelo wishes to use her financial and economic expertise to empower Batswana with money management tools as well as break-down the financial jargon to make sure that everyone is able to make well-informed decisions with their financial resources.
She told on Thursday told Mr. Tinashe Mupasiri – the host of morning breakfast show at The 1873 FM www.the1873fm.com, a community radio station based in Johannesburg, South Africa that her passion was in the Fintech as a way to of providing financial inclusion.
Ms. Tsholofelo was in 2016 recognised as one of the 50 Batswana change makers under 30 under the business and leadership category. In the same year, she was invited to sit on a panel at the world Economic Forum on Africa in Kigali, Rwanda.
“It is my distinct honour and privilege to induct Ms. Tsholofelo in our BOAF project to as she believes that it is not enough to know and to be aware, but that we must also share our knowledge, time and resources with like-minded people if we are to succeed,” Mr. Stanley Dube station managerof The 1873 FM www.the1873fm.com and The 1873 Network, www.the1873network.org.