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.
With a variety of business interests, Bassie has pioneered female entrepreneurship in South Africa, encouraging and setting the bar for African woman everywhere. With a 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. Capturing audiences, inspiring women as well as men to be more and do more in a country where more is required from us all.
“… and what a better way to end the day than to catch up with a dear friend who blessed me with an exquisite handbag from her @vana_official consciously curated precious leather handbag range and accessories. I simply love her work that celebrates the Soul of African Luxury. Thank you my angel for, I really appreciate the super spoil” – @basetsanakhumalo
A fashion icon, television personality, always on the move- South Africa’s very own Social Icon wearing a signature Mini Classic V in Precious Ostrich Parchment , Linden Green and Pearla Rosa