Fame Fades, but Class is Permanent


“Saying yes . . . saying yes is courage. Saying yes is the sun. Saying yes is life.” –  Shonda Rhimes


Business Builds a Nation


“A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way” – John C. Maxwell


Basetsana Kumalo


Entrepreneur | Key Note Speaker | Social Icon | Business Woman



Business Woman

With a variety of business interests, Bassie has pioneered female entrepreneurship in South Africa, encouraging and setting the bar for African woman everywhere.


Heart of gold, Bassie has contributed to the development of education in various communities, being a catalyst to psychological and economic empowerment in Southern Africa.

Keynote Speaker

Capturing audiences, inspiring women as well as men to be more and do more in a country where more is required from us all. Book Bassie to deliver the keynote at your next event.

Social Icon

Fashion icon, television personality, always on the move South Africa’s very own Social Icon, Keep up with everything Bassie by following her on her various social platforms

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About Bassie

Basetsana Julia “Bassie” Kumalo is a South African television personality, beauty pageant titleholder, businesswoman, and philanthropist. Her career began in 1990 when she was crowned Miss Soweto and Miss Black South Africa at the age of 16.