Mnothowandile Cele is a provincial deputy chairperson from Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth) who wants young South Africans to know that knowledge and education are power. Her work has earned her many awards, and focuses on bringing awareness to gender-based issues affecting women and children. Cele was the 2018 Miss Eagle South Africa beauty pageant Warrior Princess, and a 2019 Forbes Under 30 list nominee for her work in community development. She is a radio presenter for MadibazRadio and ChapterONE Radio, a blogger for the movement Future Females, president of the International Law Students Association, chairperson for the Youth Desk at the Humewood Police Station, the goodwill ambassador for Yokhuselo Haven, an ambassador for the She Leads Africa organisation and founder and chief executive of the Clipped Wings Foundation.
Success is waking up each day and making a conscious effort on small wins that will eventually build up to big wins.