Lehlogonolo Fortunate Ditshego

Lehlogonolo Fortunate Ditshego

Africa, South Africa, Civic Leadership, 2017

Ditshego Ditshego is a journalist, writer, news anchor, political analyst and future philanthropist. When she is not chasing stories and starting crucial, law amending conversation, she is a Feminist, Gender Equality Activist and LGBTIAQ+ Activist with a passion for women and children's issues. She is the founder of GaySA Radio, which is the only LGBTIAQ+ radio station on the African content, which provides a voice for the gay community. Her radio station also offers asylum assistance for displaced gay youth throughout all of Africa. In addition, she runs an orphanage for HIV/AIDS orphans and helps find them homes and raises funds for their education up to tertiary level. She also runs programs that offer alternatives to women during their menstrual cycles (in the form of the menstrual cup) and is involved in PEP and PrEP awareness and distribution, the innovative HIV/AIDS revolutionary drugs. In her spare time, she runs an organisation called WADS (Women Against Dream Selling) which teaches young ladies how to not fall prey to lies from the opposite sex and sits on the board of English curriculum development in her province.

Lehlogonolo Fortunate Ditshego