Meet Boitumelo Ntsoane, who was a typical township girl, now successful business woman

Meet Boitumelo Ntsoane, who was a typical township girl, now successful business woman

Boitumelo Ntsoane has a real life rags to riches story- she went from "typical township girl" to successful business woman.

PAY ATTENTION: Click "See first" under the "Following" tab to see Briefly news on your News Feed!

Ntsoane is the founder of Afrilink Healthcare, a company that brought healthcare services to over 386 schools thus far, as reported by Entrepreneur Magazine.

She was born to a teenage mom in a township, and she praised her mother for being her motivation to succeed.

According to the entrepreneur, her mother told her if she did not work hard, she'll end up selling fish and chips at a shop.

Meet Boitumelo Ntsoane, who was a typical township girl, now successful business woman

Meet Boitumelo Ntsoane, who was a typical township girl, now successful business woman. Photo credit: Afternoon Express.
Source: Facebook

READ ALSO: No place for racist teachers in the classroom, says Naptosa

The idea of a fish and chips waitress terrified Ntsoane and motivated her to work hard to succeed in life. She studied so hard, she ended up getting a bursary to pursue a pharmacist degree.

However, after graduating she found the working life was not all she dreamt off- she hated being restrictive and trapped in a nine to five job.

So, she took the risk and opened her own company- Afrilink Healthcare. Briefly.co.za the company started out as a small medical centre with only a doctor, dentist, optometrist and a pharmacy.

Two years after she founded Afrilink, she used all her profits and bought a fully furnished mobile clinic, which had a full-time retired nurse working on it.

It's the mobile clinic that scored Ntsoane a gig with the Tshwane Department of Health to bring healthcare to schools.

What are your thoughts on Ntsoane's story? Go to our Facebook page and leave us a comment or inbox us your story and we could feature it.

To stay up to date with the latest news, download our news app on Google Play or iTunes today.

Top 5 African pastor miracles on Briefly - South Africa

Source: Briefly.co.za

Related news
Student celebrates success: 5 modules, 5 distinctions and a car later

Student celebrates success: 5 modules, 5 distinctions and a car later

Student celebrates success: 5 modules, 5 distinctions and a car later
Briefly.co.za
Mailfire view pixel